GO
Loading...

Enter multiple symbols separated by commas

CNBC Franchise Archive US: Trading

More

  • *Glu Mobile shares jumped 21.3 percent to $6.55 after Chinese social networking company Tencent Holdings agreed to buy a 14.6 percent stake in the company. *Baidu shares dropped 4 percent to $210.10 a day after China's dominant Internet search engine posted its slowest quarterly revenue growth rate in almost seven years. *Earnings expected on Thursday...

  • The disappointing news on the world's biggest economy, coming on top of a worrying slowdown in China, found expression in a warning by New Zealand's central bank that it could cut rates if domestic momentum weakened. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.9 percent. "Risk has been building in the markets for weeks- the mass account...

  • TOKYO, April 30- Asian stocks slipped and the euro stood tall against the dollar early on Thursday after U.S. data overnight showed the economy grew much more slowly than expected in the first quarter. MSCI's broadest index of Asia-Pacific shares outside Japan fell 0.5 percent. The euro was steady at $1.1118 after surging to a near two-month high of $1.1188 in...

  • SEOUL, April 30- U.S. crude futures held around $58.50 a barrel on Thursday, near their highest this year as U.S. crude stockpiles grew less than expected after the first decline since November in stocks at the main U.S. delivery hub. *Brent crude futures, the more widely-used benchmark, shed 39 cents to $65.45, after finishing up $1.20 at $65.84 in a session that saw...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St ends down after Fed statement, GDP data Wednesday, 29 Apr 2015 | 4:32 PM ET

    "We all know the Fed would love to start normalizing rates, but the simple fact is, the data does not warrant that action right now," said Wayne Kaufman, chief market analyst at Phoenix Financial Services in New York. Insurer Humana's shares fell 7.2 percent to $168.05, the second-biggest loser on the S&P 500, after results missed forecasts. Shares of rivals also fell,...

  • Commerce Department data showed U.S. gross domestic product expanded at an only 0.2 percent annual rate, marking the weakest reading in a year, leading to a lower open on Wall Street. The data hit European shares, which also suffered from weak corporate results from companies such as Delhaize and Norsk Hydro. "People are speculating that we are in a low patch after...

  • *Humana declines as hospital admissions pick-up. April 29- U.S. stocks fell sharply in early afternoon trading on Wednesday, led by health insurers after Humana reported an unexpected pick-up in hospital admissions in March and April. Humana shares fell 7 percent to $168.28, making them the second biggest loser on the S&P 500. The insurer's statement also hit...

  • April 29- U.S. health insurer Humana Inc said on Wednesday there was an unexpected pick-up in the rate of hospital admissions late in March and in April, sparking a sell-off in its own and other insurers' shares. Shares in Humana, which specializes in Medicare health insurance and drug plans for the elderly and disabled, fell more than 6 percent to $168.66 and...

  • *Inventories at Cushing fall for first time since November. Government data showing a smaller-than-expected rise last week in crude inventories throughout the United States also aided sentiment, although some traders felt the market was ignoring bearish elements like higher production. U.S. crude futures were up $1.70 at $58.76 a barrel by 11:58 a.m. EDT,...

  • *MasterCard's strong results also boosts Visa. *Starwood Hotels hits record high. April 29- U.S. stocks slipped on Wednesday after data showed that economic growth braked more sharply than expected in the first quarter, and ahead of the U.S.

  • Commerce Department data showed U.S. gross domestic product expanded at an only 0.2 percent annual rate, marking the weakest reading in a year, leading to a lower open on Wall Street. The data also hit European shares, which already suffered from weak corporate results from companies including Delhaize and Norsk Hydro. The low-rate environment is a bubble in...

  • *MasterCard' s strong results also boosts Visa. *Starwood Hotels hits record high. April 29- U.S. stocks fell at the open on Wednesday after data showed that economic growth braked more sharply than expected in the first quarter, and ahead of the U.S.

  • *GoPro jumps after forecasts comes in above estimates. April 29- U.S. stock index futures fell further on Wednesday after data showed that the U.S. economic growth stalled in the first quarter and ahead of the outcome of the two-day Federal Reserve meeting. The low-rate environment is a bubble in itself and its like riding a balloon until the pin pops, "said Andre...

  • April 29- U.S. weapons maker General Dynamics Corp on Wednesday reported higher-than-expected earnings and revenues for the first quarter, sending its shares higher in premarket trading. General Dynamics, maker of Gulfstream business jets as well as ships, tanks and other military equipment, said net earnings rose 20 percent to $716 million, or $2.14 per share,...

  • UPDATE 1-Panera profit falls 25 percent, shares down Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 4:55 PM ET

    April 28- Panera Bread Co on Tuesday reported a steep 25 percent drop in quarterly net profit as it works to increase speed and sales at its popular bakery cafes, sending shares down more than 3 percent in extended trading. Panera's first-quarter net income fell 25 percent to $31.9 million, or $1.20 per share. McDonald's Corp is cutting its bloated menus and...

  • Panera profit falls 25 percent, shares down Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 4:40 PM ET

    April 28- Panera Bread Co on Tuesday reported a steep 25 percent drop in quarterly net profit as it works to increase sales at its popular bakery cafes, sending shares down nearly 4 percent in extended trading. Panera's first-quarter net income fell 25 percent to $31.9 million, or $1.20 per share. St. Louis- based Panera reiterated its forecast for 2015 diluted...

  • *Merck has best day since January 2014. April 28- The Dow and S&P 500 ended a volatile session higher on Tuesday, helped by strong earnings from Merck and gains in IBM after it boosted its dividend, while the Nasdaq fell with Apple. IBM shares rose 1.9 percent to $173.92, giving the Dow its biggest boost.

  • April 28- The Dow and S&P 500 inched higher on Tuesday afternoon, helped by strong earnings from Merck and gains in IBM after it boosted its dividend. IBM shares rose 1.9 percent to $174.04, breaking above the stock's 200- day moving average and giving the Dow its biggest boost. Merck jumped 5.3 percent to $60.11, on track for its best day since January 2014, after...

  • *Merck on track for its best day since January 2014. April 28- U.S. stocks held on to their gains in early afternoon trading on Tuesday, reversing earlier declines, on strong earnings from Merck, better-than-expected housing data and a dividend hike from IBM. The shares then fell as much as 2.3 percent, weighing on all three major indices, before recovering to trade up...

  • US STOCKS-Wall St fall as earnings disappoint Tuesday, 28 Apr 2015 | 10:13 AM ET

    *Merck on track for its best day since January 2014. Apple hit a record high before falling as much as 1.7 percent to $130.33 despite beating Wall Street's revenue and profit forecasts. Merck rose 4.8 percent to $59.85, on track for its best day since January 2014, after its diabetes drug, Januvia, achieved the main goal in a safety study.