MELBOURNE, April 20- London copper rallied to its highest in four weeks on Monday after China cut the amount of cash that banks must hold as reserves to help combat slowing growth in the world's second biggest economy. *The most-traded June copper contract on the Shanghai Futures Exchange traded down by 0.1 percent to 43,700 yuan a tonne in late Friday trade, but...» Read More
*Oil services bounce back on Technip's offer for CGG. France's CGG jumped 23 percent on news of a 1.47 billion euro takeover offer from larger rival Technip, a bid that CGG rejected. Technip shares fell 6.9 percent, while Fugro surged 5.6 percent, Saipem rose 4 percent and TGS gained 4.4 percent.
Discount retailer Dollar Tree raised its sales outlook for the year after recording its strongest growth in quarterly same-store sales since 2011.
RPT-HONDA EXEC SAYS AUTOMAKER HAS FAILED TO MEET ITS ACCIDENT REPORTING OBLIGATIONS UNDER TREAD ACT.
HONDA EXEC SAYS 2004 INCIDENT WOULD NOT HAVE HELPED AUTOMAKER PREDICT INCIDENTS IN 2007, BUT COMPANY COULD HAVE MOVED FASTER.
HONDA EXEC SAYS HONDA LEARNED OF 2004 INCIDENT IN MAY 2004 BUT DIDN'T ALERT TAKATA UNTIL 2005, AND HONDA TOLD NHTSA OF THE ACCIDENT IN 2004 FIELD REPORTS.
TAKATA EXEC SAYS NHTSA WAS FIRST NOTIFIED OF RELATION TO AIR BAG INFLATOR ISSUES AFTER SERIES OF INCIDENTS IN 2007.
*Best Buy jumps after earnings beat; Keurig tumbles. *GoPro falls after pricing follow-on shares at discount. The Philly Fed area "isn't a hub of industrial activity any more but it's still important and it's strong," said Kim Forrest, senior equity research analyst at Fort Pitt Capital Group.
Nov 20- Goldman Sachs Group Inc said it fired a junior employee and a supervisor over the leaking of confidential information from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York. The confidential information provided Goldman a window into the New York Fed's private insights, including details about at least one of the bank's clients, the New York Times reported, citing...
TAKATA EXEC SAYS 2004 INCIDENT IN HONDA VEHICLE INVOLVING TAKATA AIR BAG WAS NOT KNOWN BY THE SUPPLIER UNTIL MAY 2005.
Gallagher's comments come as the SEC is mulling whether or not it should make changes to the definition of "accredited investor. Since the rule was written in the 1980 s, the SEC has tinkered with the definition only once. But the law also requires the SEC to revisit the definition to consider potential changes every four years- a process that is now underway.
HONDA EXEC SAYS IN SENATE HEARING THAT HONDA DEALER SHOULD HAVE CHECKED OUTSTANDING RECALLS ON CARS BROUGHT IN FOR SERVICE.
HONDA EXEC SAYS IN SENATE HEARING THAT COMPANY AND DEALER FAILED STEPHANIE ERDMAN IN NOTIFYING HER OF RECALL OF HER CAR BEFORE HER ACCIDENT.
BRASILIA, Nov 20- Luiz Carlos Trabuco, the head of Brazil's second largest private bank Bradesco SA, has emerged as President Dilma Rousseff's first choice for finance minister as she tries to rebuild the trust of investors to revive a stagnant economy. Trabuco has a good reputation in Brazil's business world and his nomination would signal that Rousseff might...
TAKATA EXEC SAYS IN SENATE HEARING SAYS COMPANY FOUND ANOMOLY THEN BUT NO SYSTEM ERRORS.
WASHINGTON, Nov 20- Goldman Sachs Group Inc on Thursday rebutted allegations made by a powerful U.S. Senate committee report that condemned Wall Street banks for exploiting physical commodity markets to manipulate prices and gain unfair trading advantages. JPMorgan Chase& Co and Morgan Stanley, which will also address the panel, have both made major moves to...
TAKATA EXEC SAYS IN SENATE HEARING THAT COMPANY STARTED LOOKING INTO THE ISSUE IN MAY 2005.
Salesforce.com reported better-than-expected quarterly results, but its guidance missed estimates.
TAKATA EXEC SAYS IN SENATE HEARING THAT EVERY TIME IT IDENTIFIED A PROBLEM, IT ADDRESSED THEM.
*China flash PMI shows output shrank for 1st time in 6 months. "Slowing growth in China and the euro zone helped put risk appetite on the back foot," said strategist Gennadiy Goldberg at TD Securities in New York. The China flash HSBC/ Markit manufacturing purchasing managers' index showed factory output contracted in the world's second-biggest economy for the...
L Brands on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $131.8 million.