Ireland's Shire Buys Viropharma For $4.2B
November 11 2013 5:27 AM
The Pennsylvania-based rare-disease drug maker's product pipeline had reportedly attracted several suitors.
Sept. German Factory Production Disappoints
November 07 2013 7:28 AM
Economists expect the drop in Germany's industrial production in September to be a one-time event.
UK IP Beats Estimates, Euro Zone Retail Sales Disappoint
November 06 2013 6:30 AM
Industrial production data from the UK beat forecasts while the 17-nation euro zone bloc saw a decline in retail sales.
Washington State Set To Bag Boeing 777X Production
November 06 2013 2:16 AM
The three-way deal between Boeing, state lawmakers and the main workers’ union is key to securing the future of the region’s aerospace industry.
Euro Zone: Factory Data Up, But Jobs Languish
November 04 2013 5:16 AM
Despite another uptick in factory activity, most nations recorded job losses in the sector for the twenty-first straight month.
Italy’s Business Confidence Drops In October
October 28 2013 5:49 AM
Business confidence climate saw a decline in the service and retail trade sectors, causing the overall index to fall.
Govt: Tesla Model S Fire Not Worth Investigating
October 25 2013 3:18 PM
Here are two bits of good news this week for Tesla ahead of its earnings report.
Earnings Buzz: Ford, Southwest, 3M [VIDEO]
October 24 2013 11:02 AM
Ford Motor Company, Southwest Airlines Co. and 3M Co. reported fiscal third-quarter earnings on Thursday.
Dow Chemical Q3 Earnings Up 20%
October 24 2013 7:48 AM
The nation's biggest chemical company made substantial progress in paying down its debt during the third quarter.
Euro Zone Service Sector Disappoints In October
October 24 2013 6:25 AM
However, the poor performance may be a blip and should not raise doubts about the euro zone's overall recovery.
Chinese Factory Activity Jumps To 7-Month High
October 23 2013 10:37 PM
The uptick in manufacturing suggests the possibility of a strong pick-up in growth in the fourth quarter.
Caterpillar Underperforms In Q3 And Sees Challenging 2014
October 23 2013 10:19 AM
Profits for the quarter fell 44 percent from the year before.
Caterpillar Earnings Preview: Weak Mining Demand Digs Into Q3 Profit
October 22 2013 6:22 AM
Caterpillar, the world's largest maker of construction and mining equipment, is expected to report a 31% drop in Q3 profit.
Boeing Cuts Production Of 747 Jets For Second Time In A Year
October 19 2013 5:55 PM
Boeing adjusts production of its 747-8 jumbo jets for second time in a year citing lower demand.
General Electric Q3 Earnings Preview: Better News Next Time
October 17 2013 5:49 AM
The industrial conglomerate’s pace may be slowing, compared to more-specialized competitors.
Vedanta Now Offers $4B For Stakes In India's Hindustan Zinc, Balco
October 16 2013 1:37 AM
Vedanta Resources sweetens offer price by 36 percent to buy stakes in India’s government-run entities, Hindustan Zinc and Balco.
Porsche Driving To Expand Into Africa By 2020
October 13 2013 5:16 PM
Porsche wants to expand in a big way, setting its sights on Africa with the goal of selling more than 200,000 vehicles globally by 2020.
Four Things To Know About The End Of Amplats Strike
October 11 2013 12:21 PM
An 11-day strike was brought to a close, with 44,000 ounces of platinum lost as a result of the protracted unrest.
HSBC Index Underlines Slow Down In Emerging Economies
October 09 2013 10:50 AM
Emerging markets are stagnating, as businesses neither expand nor contract, according to the latest reading of the index.
Delivery Delays Just Part Of Boeing’s Dreamliner "Disaster'
October 07 2013 3:12 PM
UBS analysts compiled a comprehensive delivery log for the troubled jet, including its deliveries to Japan’s two major airlines.