Shares in Alstom (ALO.PA) jumped more than 14 percent on Thursday after a report that U.S. conglomerate General Electric (GE) was in talks to buy the struggling French turbine ..
General Motors Co said on Thursday that first-quarter profit tumbled 88 percent after a massive recall due to defective ignition switches, but results still topped expectation ..
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General Electric Co. (GE) is in talks to buy Alstom SA (ALO), the French builder of power plants and transmission gear, people with knowledge of the matter said, in what would ..
Earnings fuel ticker searches for two tech giants, while online games maker Zynga continues to struggle. ..
Orders for long-lasting U.S. manufactured goods rose more than expected in March and a measure of business capital spending plans surged, bolstering views of an acceleration i ..
“It’s expensive but it is a growth story, ad sales jumping in the last quarter - this is a massive story going forward,“ says Simon Baker of Baker Ave Asset Management. ..
Caterpillar's businesses in China are "doing well," which was evident in the 30% increase in first-quarter sales there, CEO Doug Oberhelman tells CNBC. ..
After months of product announcements and price tweaks Amazon will finally talk numbers tonight after the closing bell. Analysts are officially expecting earnings of 23-cents ..
Facebook reported earnings on Wednesday that blew away Wall Street expectations. In an increasingly mobile world, Mark Zuckerberg’s dorm room creation is looking more and more ..