Mar 31, 2016 9:42 AM ET
European markets extended March gains and trimmed first-quarter losses as financial services sector dragged broader market sentiment. Italian banks struggled after rights offering from Banca Popolare di Vicenza may have to be postponed. Bouygues and Orange extended merger deadlines.
Mar 31, 2016 12:16 PM ET
Bassett Furniture net plunged 47% while sales surged 15%. Lindsay and Micron Technology net swung to a loss. Movado profit declined 22% but revenues jumped 7%. Progress Software net swung to profit after revenues soared 10% and lowered fiscal outlook.
Mar 30, 2016 2:24 PM ET
European markets advanced 1.5% after U.S. Fed Chair signaled caution in raising interest rates. Steelmakers traded higher on hopes of a European consolidation after Tata Steel said it would leave the British market. Metro AG plans to split its wholesale and electronics retailing businesses.
Mar 30, 2016 11:51 AM ET
Carnival net nearly jumped three-fold. InterOil net loss widened. Lululemon profit jumped 11% on 17% increase in revenues. Paychex net and revenues soared 7%. Sonic profit advanced 40%. UniFirst net plunged 8%. Verint Systems net surged 280.4% while revenues dropped 10%.
Mar 29, 2016 2:10 PM ET
European market indexes closed mixed as bank lending in February rose at the fastest pace since 2011. Oil and base metal prices retreated as the U.S. dollar inched higher.
Mar 29, 2016 12:53 PM ET
Conn''s net plummeted 93% but revenues jumped 7%. Destination Maternity net loss narrowed. Lennar profit surged 25%. McCormick lifted sales and profit outlook. SYNNEX net edged up but revenues fell.
Mar 28, 2016 2:17 PM ET
China-based Anbang Insurance raised its offer for Starwood Hotels to $13.9 billion. Dell agreed to sell its information technology consulting business to Japan-based NTT Data Corp for $3.05 billion.
Mar 24, 2016 2:46 PM ET
European market indexes closed lower ahead of the Easter holidays. Resource and energy stocks fell after the U.S. dollar strengthened and U.S. crude inventories increased. Next, the apparel retailer sank 15% on weak 2016 sales outlook. Italian banks were under pressure.
Mar 24, 2016 1:49 PM ET
Accenture net loss narrowed after sales jumped. Finish Line net tumbled 90% but revenues increased. PVH profit surged 161%. Signet Jewelers net soared 19%. Discovery Laboratories net narrowed and revenues declined 42%.
Mar 23, 2016 1:58 PM ET
European stock indexes closed flat on Wednesday as weakness in mining stocks offset a rebound in travel and leisure stocks one day after the terrorist attacks in Belgium. Credit Suisse will cut about 2,000 jobs as part of its global restructuring. William Hill issued a profit warning.