Financial Performance

Asian shares lower as investors mull earnings, yields weigh

Feb 2, 2018

Asian shares were mostly lower Friday as investors evaluated the latest earnings reports and worries about rising U.S. bond yields weighed on sentiment

Sizzling Switch sales boost Nintendo 9 month profit 31 pct

Jan 31, 2018

Japanese video-game maker Nintendo says its net profit jumped 31 percent in April-September, helped by the popularity of its Switch hybrid game machine

Earnings surge for Samsung Electronics on huge chip profit

Jan 31, 2018

Samsung Electronics has reported another surge in quarterly earnings thanks to its record-breaking chip business

Hyundai Motor earnings miss forecasts on weak China sales

Jan 25, 2018

Hyundai Motor says its fourth-quarter earnings rose a lower-than-expected 3 percent while its operating income slumped to the lowest level since 2010

Chip maker SK Hynix's 4Q net profit doubles to record high

Jan 25, 2018

SK Hynix says its fourth quarter net profit doubled from year before to record high

Asian stocks advance as investors look ahead to US earnings

Jan 16, 2018

Asian stock markets have risen following a holiday for US markets as investors look ahead to American corporate earnings reports

China auto sales shrink in December, end year up 1.4 percent

Jan 12, 2018

China's auto sales shrank in December and ended the year up just 1.4 percent over 2016

Samsung's profit jumps 64 percent to record high on chips

Jan 9, 2018

Samsung Electronics says its October-December operating profit jumped 64 percent to a record high

Toyota says it sold 10.35 million vehicles this year

Dec 20, 2017

Toyota Motor Corp. says it sold 10.35 million vehicles around the world this year, up 2 percent from the previous year, and predicted higher sales next year

China's November auto sales growth flat

Dec 11, 2017

China's auto sales growth was flat in November compared with a year earlier as strong SUV demand helped to offset a decline in sedan sales