MarketWatch - 2 minutes ago
The U.S. dollar climbs, building on gains after the U.S. Federal Reserve says it may slow the pace of bond purchases by the end of the year.
Briefing.com - 5 minutes ago
Reports Q2 (May) earnings of $1.04 per share, $0.01 better than the Capital IQ Consensus Estimate of $1.03; revenues rose 8.0% year/year to $418.1 mln vs the $423.32 mln consensus. Guidance: Co issues in-line guidance for FY13, sees EPS of $4.23-4.43 vs. $4.35 Capital IQ Consensus Estimate; sees FY13 revs of $1.66-1.73 bln vs. $1.68 bln Capital IQ Consensus Estimate.Commentary: "Strong performance...
Briefing.com - 6 minutes ago
Co announced that it has entered into agreements with certain investors to issue in a private placement transaction $2.2 mln of its 8% Senior Secured 2014 Convertible Debentures. Terms of these debentures are substantially identical to the terms of the Company's currently outstanding debentures, including a current conversion price of $4.25 per common share. The participants in this private placem...
MarketWatch - 8 minutes ago
A proposed federal law would require 401(k)s and other pension plans to describe participants savings in terms of the estimated lifetime stream of payments they would produce. The bill has little chance of becoming law, but it should, says MarketWatch's Robert Powell.
MarketWatch - 10 minutes ago
Facebook has ramped up its products in recent months in a quest to reclaim its cool. But have kids moved on?
MarketWatch - 34 minutes ago
U.S. crude-oil futures fall, as the market grapples with weak manufacturing-activity figures from China, an increase in U.S. oil supply and the signaling by the Federal Reserve that it may slow bond purchases this year.
MarketWatch - 38 minutes ago
U.K. stocks are hit hard on Thursday, as mining firms drop after weak factory data from China and banks decline on a report the sector needs to plug a multibillion-pound capital shortfall.
MarketWatch - 39 minutes ago
Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Thursday's session are Oracle, Kroger, and Pier 1 Imports.
MarketWatch - 4:50 AM ET
Gold futures decline after the U.S. Federal Reserve signals it may reduce the amount of monetary stimulus it provides as early as this year.
MarketWatch - 4:31 AM ET
Asian stocks tumbled Thursday as a deterioration in Chinese manufacturing activity and a further spike in Shanghai interbank lending rates applied more selling pressure after the Federal Reserve signaled it may wind down its bond purchases.