March 20- Premier Farnell Plc, a distributor of electronic devices and components, reported an 8.4 percent rise in full-year pretax profit, helped by higher-than-expected sales in China, India and eastern Europe in the second half of the year. "The real stars for us were India and China...
*Asia-Pacific revenue rises 12.4 pct. March 20- Premier Farnell Plc, a distributor of small electronics and electronic parts, reported an 8.4 percent rise in full-year pretax profit, helped by higher-than-expected sales in emerging markets like China and India in the second half of the year.
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Stocks rallied for a second session Thursday, recouping from the recent selloff, boosted by stronger prospects for GDP growth in China and amid hopes for further monetary easing.
U.S. stock index futures edged off their best levels Thursday following a handful of weaker-than-expected economic news.
Take a look at some of Thursday’s morning movers:
Check out which stocks are moving after-the-bell Wednesday:
Caesars Entertainment is among several companies showing unusual movement in Wednesday's trading session.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg reports there could be dark clouds forming around Avid Technology, and the sun is shinning on AMD, with CNBC's Amanda Drury.
Today when SecondMarket revealed their third quarter trading activity, there were some unexpected — unfamiliar — companies quite high on the list.
Retail investors looking to jump back into the stock market may find it difficult to find out where to even begin given the wealth of mutual funds and ETFs out there. And even those comfortable with fund-based portfolios may want to explore the field of individual stocks, which are riskier than fund but also potentially more rewarding.
Missed It By That Much: One of the Breaking News Desk producer’s jobs is to keep a watchful eye on the market numbers for any broken records. Yes, I know what you’re thinking - we SOUND like a broken record, trumpeting all these records. Hey, we went 6 and ½ years without any new highs for the Dow, so we take what the market gives us. And what it’s given us is 22 record closes for the Dow since the beginning of October.