Family Dollar Stores Inc. reported first-quarter fiscal 2014 results before markets opened Thursday morning. The discount retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $ ..
Pre-earnings positioning and revising, whether you call it cautious, pessimistic or pragmatic, comes at a time when the stock market has been on a hot streak and set 50 record ..
China will spend over $100 billion on more than 6,600 km (4,100 miles) of new railway lines this year, Xinhua news agency said, citing a senior industry official. The general ..
(Reuters) - BlackRock Inc (BLK), the world's largest asset manager, agreed to end its analyst survey program worldwide, as part of an agreement reached Wednesday with the ..
The Bank of England has decided to leave interest rates steady amid growing signs that Britain's economy is on the mend. Policymakers kept rates at a record low 0.5 perce ..
India will soon invite foreign businesses to help expand its once-mighty but now outdated railways, government sources said, in a move that would mark the opening up of one of ..
Euro zone economic sentiment rose more than expected in December and inflation expectations picked up, data showed on Thursday, easing some pressure on the European Central Ba ..
Euro zone periphery bonds and stocks rallied for a third day on Thursday, as investors cast aside their normal caution ahead of policy meetings at the European Central Bank an ..
Global food prices rose slightly in December after staying flat the month before, but prices on average declined 1.6 percent in 2013 versus the previous year, the United Natio ..
Apple Inc and Samsung Electronics have agreed to attend a mediation session to be held on or before February 19, as they prepare to clash in court in March over smartphone pat ..