Apr 22, 2016 12:11 PM ET
Alphabet, the parent of Google said net surged 19% on 17% rise in revenues. Caterpillar lowered revenue forecast. GE net loss narrowed. Honeywell net jumped. Kimberly Clark net surged 17% but sales fell. McDonald''s net jumped. Microsoft net plunged 25%. Visa net soared 10%.
Apr 21, 2016 1:26 PM ET
American Express net declined 6%. BNY Mellon profit and revenues fell. Biogen net surged 18% on 7% jump in revenues. GM profit soared 122%. Qualcomm net jumped 11% but revenues plunged 19%. Verizon net rose 2%. Yum! Brands net jumped 8%.
Apr 21, 2016 11:52 AM ET
Stocks in Europe retreated after the ECB kept rates unchanged, several major companies posted disappointing earnings, and oil continued to decline. Ericssonís quarterly sales dropped 2.4%. Volkswagen reportedly reached an agreement with the U.S. and buy back vehicles with faulty emission contorl.
Apr 20, 2016 6:22 PM ET
European markets were little changed as positive earning updates offset a decline in oil prices and sharp losses in China. ABB, the power grid automation maker said net profit fell 11%, less than expected. ARM Holdings reported revenue growth of 22% and profit growth of 7.6% in the first-quarter.
Apr 20, 2016 3:34 AM ET
Abbott net tumbled 86% but lifted earnings per share forecast. DISH Network net surged 11%. EMC net jumped 6%. Illinois Tool net rose 2% but revenues fell 2%. Intel announced a wide-range restructuring program. Coca-Cola net fell. Yahoo! net swung to a loss.
Apr 19, 2016 1:41 PM ET
European stocks surged to three-month high on positive corporate earnings and momentum in oil prices. Rio Tinto quarterly shipments surged 11%. L''Orealís comparable quarterly sales increased 4.2%. Swedish investment firm Kinnevik proposed one-time dividend of SEK5 billion.
Apr 19, 2016 12:49 PM ET
Goldman Sachs net dropped after revenues sharply declined in its key businesses. Harley-Davidson net dropped 7% but revenues jumped. IBM net fell. J&J lifted annual sales forecast. Netflix continue to tumble on weak outlook. Philip Morris net plunged. UnitedHealth net soared.
Apr 18, 2016 6:57 PM ET
European markets recovered from the morning decline after oil producers failed to agree on production freeze. Caixabank made a new takeover offer for Banco BPI. Reckitt Benckiser first-quarter sales rose 5%. L''Oreal and Rio Tinto advanced ahead of earnings reports.
Apr 18, 2016 6:36 PM ET
Morgan Stanley net tumbled 54% on 21% decline in revenues. PepsiCo profit plummeted 24%. Grainger net plunged 12%. Hasbro net surged 83% after revenues soared 16%. J B Hunt net and revenues jumped.
Apr 15, 2016 1:53 PM ET
European markets trimmed weekly gains as investors were cautious ahead of the Doha meeting of oil producers. Greece outperformed, led by the bank shares after the latest decision from the ECB. Credit Suisse faces fines in Japan for leaking private information.