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  • May 4- Wall Street rose on Monday afternoon as Berkshire Hathaway led finance stocks higher, while shares of McDonald's declined after the fast-food chain's turnaround plan failed to satiate investors. "We just seem to be hanging in an upper range, taking in a rash of earnings and trying to digest if the fundamentals are there to build a platform for us to leg-up...

  • April 29- GrubHub Inc reported an 50.6 percent rise in quarterly revenue and the online food order company spent heavily to build its food-delivery network. GrubHub shares, which have soared 72 percent since their market debut last April, fell as much as 10 percent in morning trading on Wednesday. "GrubHub has a strong moat but competition from larger players...

  • May 4- McDonald's Corp's new chief executive officer said on Monday he would reorganize business units, sell restaurants to franchisees and cut costs in a bid to turn the fast-food chain into a "modern, progressive burger company." Shares were down nearly 2 percent in premarket trading, then retraced losses to stand off 0.1 percent at $97.70 on the New York Stock...

  • Buffett helps us see the future: 4 blue chip CEOs Monday, 4 May 2015 | 6:06 AM ET
    CEO discuss the 'Buffett factor'

    The CEOs of IBM, American Express, Coca-Cola, and Wells Fargo sat down together for a CNBC interview on what Warren Buffett's investment means to their companies.

  • *Oil dips after Iraq says crude exports hit record in April. All major European markets except London, its biggest, were closed on Friday for the May Day holiday, while many Asian markets were also shut. London's FTSE 100 index inched higher on a surge in the shares of Lloyds bank and mining companies.

  • TOKYO, May 1- Asian shares dipped on Friday after weak corporate earnings dented Wall Street, while the dollar nursed its losses after marking its worst monthly performance in four years against a basket of six major currencies. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan was down 0.4. Friday's activity is likely to be subdued, with some of Asia...

  • April 30- Hollywood studio DreamWorks Animation SKG Inc reported a bigger-than-expected quarterly loss as the company spends heavily on restructuring and diversifying its business. Shares of DreamWorks, known for film franchises such as "Shrek," "Madagascar" and " Kung Fu Panda," fell about 5 percent to $24.70 in light extended trading on Thursday.

  • April 30- Cybersecurity company FireEye Inc raised its full-year revenue forecast as governments and businesses increase spending to protect their networks from sophisticated cyber attacks. Shares of FireEye, which also reported better-than-expected quarterly revenue, rose 1.7 percent in extended trading on Thursday. "The marketplace for...

  • NEW YORK, April 30- Stock markets worldwide posted a second straight session of losses on Thursday after more weak earnings reports, with all three major U.S. indexes plunging more than 1 percent. Celgene led a fall in U.S. biotech stocks, while shares of Harman International Industries fell 7 percent after the maker of audio systems cut its 2015 profit forecast.

  • April 29- GrubHub Inc reported an 50.6 percent rise in quarterly revenue and the online food order company spent heavily to build its food-delivery network. GrubHub shares, which have soared 72 percent since their market debut last April, fell as much as 10 percent in morning trading on Wednesday. "GrubHub has a strong moat but competition from larger players...

  • NEW YORK, April 30- Stock markets worldwide stumbled for a second straight day on Thursday after more weak earnings reports, while the dollar trimmed losses after hitting fresh nine-week lows. Weak quarterly earnings from Celgene led a fell in U.S. biotech shares, while shares of Harman International Industries fell over 7 percent after the maker of audio...

  • April 30- Cigna Corp said on Thursday that medical services use did not change among customers in its Medicare Advantage health plans for elderly people and the disabled, a contrast to comments from competitor Humana Inc.. Shares of Cigna and most other insurers rose. Cigna, which reported a better-than-expected first-quarter profit on Thursday, was...

  • Potash prices are yet to recover after a collapse in 2013, which was triggered by top producer Russia's Uralkali exiting a trading venture with Belarus. Potash cut its full-year profit forecast to $1.75- $2.05 per share from $1.90- $2.20 per share, sending its shares down 3.3 percent in premarket trading. Potash, the second-biggest potash producer by output...

  • April 30- Hong Kong stocks posted their biggest monthly gain in nearly six years in April on hopes of fresh money inflows from mainland China, despite weakness in banking shares which weighed on major indexes on Thursday. Shares of major Chinese lenders listed in Hong Kong sagged after they reported lower first-quarter profits, a squeeze in lending margins and...

  • *Holcim net 310 million francs vs f'cast 340 mln. *Lafarge shares up 4.5 percent, Holcim up 2.0 percent. ZURICH/ PARIS, April 30- Swiss cement maker Holcim reported a jump in first-quarter net profit on Thursday, helped by asset sales, while its French merger partner Lafarge posted a better than expected rise in operating profit.

  • April 29- Tencent Holdings Ltd, the dominant social networking and online entertainment company in China, has agreed to buy 14.6 percent of mobile game developer Glu Mobile Inc for $126 million to expand in the U.S. gaming market. Shares of Glu Mobile, which developed Deer Hunter and Kim Kardashian: Hollywood games, rose about 24 percent in extended trading on...

  • April 29- Tencent Holdings Ltd, the dominant social networking and online entertainment company in China, has agreed to buy 14.6 percent of mobile game developer Glu Mobile Inc for $126 million. Shares of Glu Mobile, which developed Deer Hunter and Kim Kardashian: Hollywood games, rose about 24 percent in extended trading on Wednesday. Tencent has been...

  • April 29- Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, forecast second-quarter revenue below analysts' expectations, sending its shares down about 15 percent in extended trading. Yelp's local advertising accounts rose about 43 percent to 90,200 in the first quarter. Yelp's net loss attributable to common stockholders narrowed to $1.3 million,...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St ends down after Fed statement, GDP data Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 4:32 PM ET

    "We all know the Fed would love to start normalizing rates, but the simple fact is, the data does not warrant that action right now," said Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at Phoenix Financial Services in New York. Insurer Humana's shares fell 7.2 percent to $168.05, the second-biggest loser on the S&P 500, after results missed forecasts. Shares of rivals also fell,...

  • Yelp reports lower-than-expected revenue, shares fall Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 4:18 PM ET

    April 29- Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, posted lower-than-expected quarterly revenue, sending the company's shares down 15 percent in extended trading. Yelp's net loss attributable to common stockholders narrowed to $1.3 million, or 2 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31 from $2.6 million, or 4 cents per share, a year...