Financial Performance

Honda's profit drops on incentives, currencies, flat sales

Feb 2, 2019

Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co. has reported a 71 percent decline in fiscal third quarter profit as growing incentives, an unfavorable exchange rate and flat vehicle sales offset gains from cost cuts

Sony boosts profit on tax cut, yen, sales of music, movies

Feb 1, 2019

Sony boosts profit on tax cut, yen, entertainment segment

Nintendo's quarterly profit rises on hit Switch games

Jan 31, 2019

Nintendo, the Japanese video game maker behind the Super Mario and Pokemon franchises, is reporting a 25 percent jump in fiscal third quarter profit, boosted by the popularity of games for its Switch console

Samsung quarterly operating profit fell on slower demand

Jan 31, 2019

Samsung Electronics Co. posted a near-30 percent drop in operating profit for the last quarter after seeing slowing global demand for its memory chips and smartphones

World stocks up ahead of Fed comments, US-China talks

Jan 30, 2019

World markets rise as traders await Fed comments, US-China talks

Toyota's, Nissan's global sales fall short of Volkswagen's

Jan 30, 2019

Toyota Motor Corp. sold 10.59 million vehicles globally last year, fewer than the 10.83 million delivered by German rival Volkswagen AG

Asian shares buoyed by US earnings, upbeat talk on China

Jan 24, 2019

Asian shares buoyed by US earnings, Japan falls as factory data disappoints

Asian shares track Wall Street gains on robust US earnings

Jan 17, 2019

Asian shares climb on strong US earnings reports, but tensions with China limit gains

Stocks edge up on Chinese growth plan, ahead of Brexit vote

Jan 15, 2019

Global stock markets are mostly higher after Chinese officials set out plans to support the world's second-biggest economy through a slowdown and trade war with the U.S.

Asia shares mixed, Shanghai gains after Apple sales warning

Jan 3, 2019

Asian shares mixed after Apple downgrade, as 2019 gets soft start on Chinese growth fears