Financial Performance

World stocks rise on hopes for growth; focus on earnings

Apr 16, 2019

World shares are mostly up on upbeat economic data for China and Germany and as investors keep an eye on corporate earnings

China's auto sales sink in March for 9th month

Apr 12, 2019

China's auto sales fall again in March but contraction smaller than in recent months

Stock markets cautious with focus on Brexit, earnings

Apr 9, 2019

Global markets are mixed with shares in Europe up slightly and Wall Street heading for a flat to lower open on Tuesday

Samsung quarterly profit likely fell sharply as chips drop

Apr 5, 2019

Samsung Electronics Co. says it's operating profit for the last quarter likely fell more than 60% from a year earlier amid falling memory chip prices and slowing demand for display panels

China auto sales fall in January for eighth month

Feb 19, 2019

China's auto sales fall for eighth month in January, extending painful decline for the biggest global market

Nissan's profit drops amid former chair Ghosn's arrest

Feb 12, 2019

Nissan's profit drops amid arrest of former chair Carlos Ghosn

Japan tech giant SoftBank reports profit decline

Feb 6, 2019

Japanese technology conglomerate SoftBank Group Corp. has reported a 23 percent decline in fiscal third quarter profit because of some changes in its investment funds

Toyota profit plummets despite moderately solid sales

Feb 6, 2019

Toyota profit plummets despite moderately solid sales

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