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Japan's Toyota Motor forecast a 2.4 percent drop in net profit for the year to March 2015, below analyst estimates.
Antony Jenkins, the chief executive of Barclays who is engaged in a radical shake-up at the bank, has defended his plans for job cuts and bonuses.
China's exports and imports rose in April from the year-ago period, government data showed on Thursday, defying expectations for a dip on both figures.
Asian shares rebounded on Thursday following the previous day's sharp sell-off as investors await trade figures from China.
Companies making headlines after the bell Wednesday.
Investors continued to punish Tesla shares Thursday, with several analysts cutting their price targets. Is clock ticking for this Cinderella stock?
The DOT said on Wednesday there is no need 'at this time' to advise owners of recalled GM cars to park them until repairs are made.
Yahoo's former chief operating officer Henrique de Castro was not the right fit for the company, CEO Marissa Mayer said on Wednesday.
The European Central Bank may consider new policy measures at its June meeting in light of updated economic forecasts, President Mario Draghi said.
The Treasury auctioned $24 billion in 10-year notes at a high yield of 2.612 percent. The bid-to-cover ratio, an indicator of demand, was 2.63.
NBCUniversal announced Wednesday it has acquired U.S. broadcast rights with the International Olympic Committee through 2032.
The economy is on track for solid growth, Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said, but warned weak housing markets may alter that scenario.
U.S. stocks fluctuated on Wednesday as investors cycled out of so-called momentum stocks.
Pro-Moscow separatists in eastern Ukraine ignored a public call by Russian President Vladimir Putin to postpone a referendum.
U.S. nonfarm productivity fell at its fastest pace in a year in the first quarter as severe weather took its toll, sending labor costs on a tear.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
HSBC, Europe's largest bank by assets posted a 20 percent fall in pre-tax profit to $6.8 billion in the first three months of the year.
French bank Societe Generale reported a 13.3 percent drop in first-quarter net income as it booked a 525 million euro ($731 million) writedown on its Russian business as turmoil in Ukraine persists.
Asian equities were sharply sold off on Wednesday on mounting concerns that Ukraine was on the brink of a civil war.
A Thai court found Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra guilty on Wednesday of violating the constitution and said she could no longer serve as caretaker premier, a decision likely to increase tensions in the bitterly divided nation.