Financial Performance

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

Court extends detention for Nissan ex-chair Ghosn by 10 days

Dec 31, 2018

The Tokyo District Court said Monday that former Nissan chairman Carlos Ghosn will be detained at least through Jan. 11

Share sell-off moderates in Asia after rout on Wall Street

Oct 25, 2018

Asian shares see moderate sell-off after overnight rout on Wall Street