Steve Brice, Chief Investment Strategist, Standard Chartered Wealth Management Group, expects Indian equities to trade rangebound leading up to the elections.» Read More
March 6- Shares of Pixelworks Inc, which makes chips for digital display, rose 54 percent a day after the company revealed that Apple Inc is among its largest customers.
March 6- Mining equipment maker Joy Global Inc said demand from miners for maintenance work was returning after more than a year of delay when its main customers struggled with a coal glut and weak prices. Joy Global's shares rose as much as 5.4 percent in early trading after the company also raised the lower end of its 2014 profit forecast range.
March 6- Endo International Plc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its thrice-rejected testosterone replacement therapy, Aveed, to treat male hypogonadism.
March 6- Endo Health Solutions Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration approved its thrice-rejected testosterone drug, Aveed, to treat male hypogonadism. The health regulator rejected the drug last May, saying that Endo needed a better plan to manage the risks associated with the drug.
*India key focus of Obama's "rebalancing" towards Asia. NEW DELHI, March 6- The United States sought on Thursday to rebuild rocky ties with India, while stressing it would tackle differences "head on" in pursuit of its drive to quintuple bilateral trade in a decade.
MUMBAI, March 6- Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd, India's biggest drugmaker by market value, is looking for partnerships or acquisitions to enter Japan, an especially lucrative market for manufacturers of low-cost drugs, a senior executive said.
Panaji, India, March 6- A consortium led by Steel Authority of India Ltd, the country's second-biggest steelmaker, hopes to buy coal mines overseas in the next few months when it has completed due diligence on facilities in Indonesia, Mozambique and the United States.
LONDON, March 5- China's reaction to events in Ukraine will probably prove more important in the long run than the responses of the United States and the EU. China's response has been typically low key but the country's leaders have provided quiet support for Russian intervention and resisted attempts by Washington and Brussels to isolate Moscow.
March 4- Xoma Corp said it would not proceed with late-stage studies of its lead drug, gevokizumab, as a treatment for a form arthritis of the hand, after data from two mid-stage studies showed that the drug was not effective enough. Xoma said its analyses of the study did not show a significant drug-related benefit even after six months.
March 4- Oxygen Biotherapeutics Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had lifted an order imposed in 2008 suspending trials of its experimental brain injury drug, sending the company's shares up by more than a third in early trading.
March 4- Oxygen Biotherapeutics Inc said the U.S. Food and Drug Administration had lifted an order suspending trials of its experimental brain injury drug, sending the company's shares up by more than a third in premarket trading.
March 4- AutoZone Inc, the second-largest U.S. auto parts retailer, reported quarterly results that beat analysts' estimates as a severe winter led to more wear and tear on vehicles. AutoZone shares rose more than 3 percent in premarket trading.
Trade friction between the two countries has increased ahead of a general election in India, amid lingering tension over the recent arrest and strip search of a female diplomat in New York suspected of visa fraud.
March 4- Qualcomm Inc, the world's biggest cellphone chip maker, raised its share repurchase authorization by $5 billion to $7.8 billion. The company also raised its cash dividend by 20 percent to 42 cents per share, effective for quarterly dividends payable after March 26. Qualcomm said $2.8 billion remained under the previous stock repurchase plan.
India would not agree to tougher rules on protecting intellectual property, he added. "There are issues which India has raised where we feel there is very high and unacceptable protectionism," he told reporters in New Delhi.
PATNA, India, March 4- Ravindra Kishore Sinha built India's largest security business from a garage in the dirt-poor state of Bihar.
March 3- The activist investor seeking to split Darden Restaurants Inc into two companies said on Monday it has lost confidence in its chief executive's ability to run the company.
March 3- The following are U.S. auto sales results for February reported so far on Monday by top-selling automakers. Auto Sales For February 2014.
March 3- Osisko Mining Corp has settled a lawsuit it filed against Goldcorp Inc in reaction to Goldcorp's hostile takeover bid for the Canadian gold miner, a move that might lead to a negotiated deal or buy Osisko time to find a white knight.
March 2- Britain's revenue collector is preparing to abort its plans to tax Bitcoin trading only days after the currency's leading exchange, Mt Gox, collapsed after losing almost $500 million of customer deposits to hackers, The Financial Times reported.