Financial Performance

China's June auto sales fall, extending year-old decline

Jul 10, 2019

China's auto sales fell 7.8% in June from a year earlier, extending a year-old contraction that is squeezing automakers that need to spend on developing electric cars

Samsung predicts 56% drop in 2Q profit on weak chip market

Jul 5, 2019

Samsung Electronics Co. says its operating profit for the last quarter likely fell more than 56% from a year earlier amid a weak market for memory chips

S&P upgrades Indonesia credit after Widodo election win

May 31, 2019

Ratings agency Standard & Poor's has upgraded Indonesia's sovereign credit rating following the election of Joko Widodo to a second term as president

Chinese companies brace for tariff hike as trade talks begin

May 10, 2019

Chinese companies brace for tariff hike as trade talks begin

SoftBank profits rise, partly on gains from Saudi-tied fund

May 9, 2019

SoftBank reported a 36% increase in profit for the fiscal year, partly on gains from its Saudi-tied Vision Fund

Toyota reports dip in quarterly profit, projects recovery

May 8, 2019

Toyota sees 4% dip in 1Q profit on weaker vehicle sales in North America

Samsung's 1Q profit slides on falling chip prices

Apr 30, 2019

Samsung Electronics Co. says its operating profit for the last quarter declined more than 60% from a year earlier because of falling chip prices and sluggish demands for its display panels

World shares mostly dip on earnings, ahead of US growth data

Apr 26, 2019

Global stock markets are mostly lower amid weak corporate news and ahead of the release of U.S. economic growth data later in the day

Sony returns to profit on game software, Spotify gains

Apr 26, 2019

Sony Corp. is back into profitability for the quarter through March, boosted by robust demand for game software and network services as well as gains from Spotify

Asian shares fall on China stimulus worries, weak earnings

Apr 26, 2019

Asian shares fall on China stimulus worries, weak earnings