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If the market is on the precipice of a year-end comeback, these names could stand above the rest.
TAIPEI, Oct 6- Taiwan stocks gained on Tuesday, in line with other regional share markets bolstered by the prospect of a delay in the U.S. But smartphone manufacturer HTC Corp lost 2.6 percent after posting an unaudited net loss of $137.63 million in the third quarter. The Taiwan dollar firmed T $0.291 to T $32.711 per U.S. dollar.
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NEW YORK— Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily Friday on the New York Stock Exchange and the Nasdaq Stock Market:. Sprint Corp., up 20 cents to $4.25. The bank's Merrill Lynch unit will face a shareholder lawsuit alleging a conflict of interest over its role in the $690 million sale of Zale Corp..
*Sept nonfarm payrolls up by 142,000 vs 203,000 expected. *Unemployment rate unchanged at 5.1 pct. Oct 2- U.S. stocks dropped sharply on Friday after jobs data for September fell far short of expectations, raising doubts that the economy is robust enough to absorb an interest rate hike.
*Sept nonfarm payrolls up by 142,000 vs 203,000 expected. Oct 2- Wall Street opened sharply lower on Friday after data showed a less-than-expected rise in nonfarm payrolls in September, raising doubts that the economy is strong enough to allow the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates this year. The jobless rate held steady at 5.1 percent but average hourly...
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, ahead of the 8:30 a.m. ET release of the government's September employment report.
Oct 1- Memory chipmaker Micron Technology Inc reported quarterly revenue and profit above estimates, sending its shares up 3.8 percent in after-hours trading. Micron is being pursued by China's state-backed Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd, according to reports. Tsinghua, whose unit bought a 15 percent stake in Western Digital Corp for $3.8 billion on Wednesday, has...
BOISE, Idaho _ Micron Technology Inc. on Thursday reported fiscal fourth-quarter profit of $471 million. On a per-share basis, the Boise, Idaho- based company said it had net income of 42 cents. The average estimate of 27 analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was also for earnings of 37 cents per share.
Oct 1- Memory chipmaker Micron Technology Inc reported a 59 percent fall in quarterly profit as demand stayed weak for its chips used in personal computers and a decline in selling prices. Net income attributable to Micron fell to $471 million, or 42 cents per share, in the fourth quarter ended Sept. 3, from $1.15 billion, or 96 cents per share, a year earlier.
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, the first day of the final quarter of 2015. Wall Street closed out a negative third quarter and September Wednesday on positive note.
*University-run, state-backed China firm extends M&A drive. SINGAPORE/ TAIPEI, Oct 1- A billion-dollar Chinese plan to invest in Western Digital Corp is designed to plug the U.S. data storage firm into a network of influential China tech players carefully constructed by Tsinghua University, the alma mater of President Xi Jinping. Wednesday's Western Digital...
Tsinghua Holdings' plans to buy a 15 percent stake in U.S. data storage company Western Digital could attract regulatory scrutiny.
*To buy Western Digital new shares at $92.50 each. Sept 30- China's Tsinghua Holdings Co Ltd plans to buy a 15 percent stake in U.S. data storage company Western Digital Corp, the latest push by the state-backed company to access U.S. technology. Tsinghua-owned Unisplendour Corp Ltd will invest $3.78 billion in Western Digital and get the right to nominate one...
*To buy Western Digital new shares at $92.50 each. Sept 30- A unit of Tsinghua Holdings Co Ltd will buy a 15 percent stake in U.S. data storage company Western Digital Corp, the latest push by the Chinese state-backed company to access U.S. technology. A subsidiary of Unisplendour Corp Ltd, which is owned by Tsinghua, will invest $3.78 billion in Western Digital, the...
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