Europe Inc. is likely to have turned the page on nine months of falling profits during the final quarter of 2019, but sky-high share price valuations and lofty earnings expectations for 2020 set a low bar for disappointment.
老虎机技术打法Morgan Stanley lifted its performance goals on Thursday after beating Wall Street estimates by a wide margin, the latest sign that Chief Executive James Gorman's strategic vision for the bank is bearing fruit.
U.S. corporate reporting season is expected to show lackluster profit growth, and it has already gotten off to a bumpy start, with big banks kicking off the fourth quarter to mixed investor reaction so far on the stock market.
老虎机技术打法Bank of New York Mellon Corp missed analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Thursday, as the world's largest custodian bank earned less from its interest-earning assets due to rate cuts by the Federal Reserve.
French retailer Casino , which is closing unprofitable stores at home and selling other assets to cut debt, slashed its forecast on Thursday for 2019 French operating profit growth due to the impact of transport strikes in the fourth quarter.
Richemont , the world's second-biggest luxury goods group, reported on Friday a 4% rise in third quarter sales, helped by double-digit growth in China and South Korea, which offset tumbling sales in Hong Kong and Japan.
Indian oil-to-telecoms conglomerate Reliance Industries Ltd posted another record quarterly profit on Friday, as double-digit growth at its consumer-facing businesses cushioned weakness in its energy divisions.
Climate change and environmental destruction top the risks highlighted by world decision-makers in a survey ahead of the 2020 gathering of the global elite in the Swiss ski resort of Davos. Conway Gittens reports