Financial Performance

SoftBank adding technology ambitions, with ARM, robotics

Aug 7, 2017

Japanese technology company SoftBank Group Corp. stands out in Japan Inc. for founder Masayoshi Son's investments in potentially world-changing technologies

Toyota's quarterly profit improves on strong sales

Aug 4, 2017

Toyota fiscal first quarter profit up 11 percent on improved sales in U.S., Europe, Japan

Asian stocks stronger on upbeat earnings, China factory data

Aug 2, 2017

Asian stock markets trade higher following Dow industrial's record-high finish as upbeat corporate earnings reports and China factory data boosted investor confidence

Stocks gain as investors assess economic data, earnings

Aug 1, 2017

World stock markets advance as investors look to fresh round of earnings reports, economic data for signs the global economy is on track

Sony sees recovery with a nearly quadrupling of profit

Aug 1, 2017

Sony's fiscal first quarter profit nearly quadrupled compared to a year ago, boosted by its lucrative image sensor and other businesses, highlighting a gradual recovery at the Japanese electronics and entertainment company

Honda reports 19 percent rise in profit on sales, cost cuts

Aug 1, 2017

Japanese automaker Honda Motor Co. is reporting a nearly 19 percent improvement in fiscal first quarter profit on better sales and cost cuts

Asian stocks climb as more economic, earnings data due

Aug 1, 2017

Asian stock markets advance as investors prepare for fresh round of earnings reports and economic data

Global stocks mostly rise as investors eye earnings

Jul 31, 2017

Global stocks mostly rise as investors eye corporate earnings in US, Asia and Europe

HSBC reports higher profit, plans $2B more in share buybacks

Jul 31, 2017

HSBC plans to buy back another $2 billion in shares after reporting strong earnings for the latest quarter.

Asian shares mixed as investors on corporate earnings watch

Jul 31, 2017

Asian shares mixed as investors eye corporate earnings; Nikkei lower, Chinese shares advance