Bhaskar Prasad

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    US Stock Futures Point To A Flat Open

    February 11 2013 3:54 AM

    The U.S. stock index futures point to a flat open since investor activities could remain quiet amid holidays in Asia.

  • A man looks at an electronic board displaying a fall in major market indices around the world outside a brokerage in Tokyo
    Weekly Roundup: Asian Stock Markets Fall

    February 08 2013 11:39 PM

    Asian markets fell in the week as investor sentiment turned negative amid the discouraging political developments in Europe.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange January 5, 2012.
    Pre-Market Movers

    February 08 2013 6:08 AM

    Linkedin Corporation, Alcatel Lucent SA, Toyota Motor Corporation, Credit Suisse Group AG, Nokia Corporation, Telecom Italia S.p.A, Archer Daniels Midland Company and The Coca-Cola Company are among the companies whose shares are moving in pre-market trading Friday.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    US Stock Futures Signal Slightly Higher Open Friday

    February 08 2013 3:38 AM

    U.S. stock index futures point to a slightly higher open on Friday ahead of the Bureau of Economic Analysis' trade deficit report.

  • Chinese 100 yuan banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken in Shanghai
    China's Trade Gets Boost From Lunar New Year, Beats Expectations

    February 07 2013 11:49 PM

    China’s trade surplus dropped in January compared with that in the previous month but was better than expected.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    US Stock Futures Signal Slightly Lower Open

    February 07 2013 3:57 AM

    The U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open ahead of the Labor Department's weekly jobless claims data.

  • A picture illustration shows Japanese 10,000 yen notes featuring a portrait of Yukichi Fukuzawa, the founding father of modern Japan, taken in Tokyo
    Japan’s Dec. Core Machine Orders Up 2.8%

    February 06 2013 11:57 PM

    Japan’s core machinery orders posted a better-than-expected rise in December compared with the previous month.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    US Stock Futures Signal Higher Open Wednesday

    February 06 2013 3:59 AM

    The U.S. stock index futures point to a higher open Wednesday as investors were optimistic that earnings reports from corporates will provide momentum to the economy that is tracing a recovery trajectory.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on May 1, 2012.
    Top After-Market NYSE Movers

    February 05 2013 11:26 PM

    The top after-market NYSE gainers Tuesday were The Walt Disney Company, Monster Worldwide Inc, Hewlett-Packard Company and Office Depot Inc. The top after-market NYSE losers Tuesday were USANA Health Sciences Inc, Exelis Inc, Walgreen Co, Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc and Fortuna Silver Mines Inc.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    Pre-Market Movers

    February 05 2013 5:24 AM

    Zynga Inc, ARM Holdings plc, Research In Motion Ltd, BP plc, Rio Tinto plc, Nokia Corporation, Yum! Brands Inc and STMicroelectronics N.V are among the companies whose shares are moving in pre-market trading Tuesday.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange January 5, 2012.
    US Stock Futures Signal Slightly Higher Open

    February 05 2013 4:06 AM

    The U.S. stock index futures point to a slightly higher open ahead of the Institute for Supply Management’s non-manufacturing PMI.

  • Chinese 100 yuan banknotes are seen in this picture illustration taken in Shanghai
    China’s Service Activity Expanded At Faster Pace In January: HSBC PMI

    February 04 2013 11:29 PM

    China's service activity expanded in January at a faster pace than in December, according to the HSBC Services PMI.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on May 1, 2012.
    US Stock Futures Signal Flat Open Monday

    February 04 2013 4:05 AM

    U.S. stock index futures point to a flat open Monday ahead of the Commerce Department's factory orders report.

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    Japan's Monetary Base Up 10.9% In January

    February 03 2013 11:31 PM

    The country’s monetary base advanced 10.9 percent in January from an 11.8 percent rise in December.

  • An investor checks stock information with a computer at a brokerage house in Hefei
    Weekly Roundup: Asian Stock Markets Gain

    February 01 2013 11:24 PM

    Most of the Asian markets rose for the week as investor confidence was lifted amid encouraging economic indicators from China.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    US Stock Futures Signal Higher Open Friday

    February 01 2013 3:50 AM

    The U.S. stock index futures point to a higher open Friday ahead of the Bureau of Labor Statistics' nonfarm payrolls and unemployment reports.

  • Commuters pass by Nasdaq headquarters in New York.
    Top After-Market NASDAQ Movers

    January 31 2013 11:12 PM

    The top after-market NASDAQ gainers Thursday were Audience Inc, Tesco Corporation, Gevo Inc and Cavium Inc. The top after-market NASDAQ losers Thursday were Electro Scientific Industries Inc, Tellabs Inc, Oplink Communications Inc, Constant Contact Inc and Astro-Med Inc.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    US Stock Futures Signal Flat Open Wednesday

    January 30 2013 4:05 AM

    The U.S. stock index futures point to a flat open Wednesday ahead of the Bureau of Economic Analysis’ Gross Domestic Product (GDP) data and the Automatic Data Processing’s (ADP) National Employment Report.

  • A pedestrian walks past the NASDAQ building in New York City
    Top After-Market NASDAQ Movers

    January 29 2013 11:29 PM

    The top after-market NASDAQ gainers Tuesday were Amazon.com Inc, Fortinet Inc, Gevo Inc and PAREXEL International Corporation. The top after-market NASDAQ losers Tuesday were Gentex Corporation, Websense Inc, Steel Dynamics Inc, ARIAD Pharmaceuticals Inc and Broadcom Corporation.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange
    US Stock Futures Signal Slightly Lower Open

    January 29 2013 4:40 AM

    The U.S. stock index futures pointed to a slightly lower open Tuesday as investors maintained caution.