Monthly Archives:  October 2011

  • Barclays 3Q Profit Climbs Amid Sovereign Debt Crisis

    Full Story | 31st October 2011
    Barclays Plc (BARC), Britain’s second- biggest bank by assets, said third-quarter profit increased 5 percent, beating estimates, as the sovereign debt crisis hurt investment banking revenue. Pretax profit before debt valuation adjustments in the three .
  • Market News

    Full Story | 31st October 2011
    European Markets Opening calls are indicating a lower open this morning. Asian Markets Stocks are trading lower in Asian, with the MSCI Asia Pacific Index heading for its biggest drop in a month, as companies .
  • Brasil Foods 3Q11 RESULTS

    Full Story | 31st October 2011
    While the quarter disappointed somewhat from a profitability standpoint, the company has demonstrated ample resilience in light of slowing global conditions and volatile FX movements. Further, the company has room for improvement, given its upward .
  • Market News

    Full Story | 28th October 2011
    European Markets Opening calls are indicating a higher open this morning. Asian Markets Stocks are trading higher in Asia. US Markets U.S. stocks rallied right out of the gate Thursday, with the major indexes jumping .
  • Total`s Q311 profit rises 13%

    Full Story | 28th October 2011
    Total SA said third-quarter adjusted net income rose 13 percent to 2.8 billion euros. Analysts had expected profit of 2.69 billion euros..
  • Market News

    Full Story | 27th October 2011
    European Markets Opening calls are indicating a higher open this morning. Asian Markets Stocks are trading higher in Asia. US Markets By late afternoon Wednesday, investors started betting that European leaders could be close to .
  • Relief for French banks lifts shares

    Full Story | 27th October 2011
    Shares in Société Générale, BNP Paribas and Crédit Agricole rose sharply on Thursday morning after it emerged that French banks would only have to find another €8.8bn to cover their part of the €106bn capital .
  • Market News

    Full Story | 26th October 2011
    European Markets Opening calls are indicating a flat open this morning. Asian Markets Asian stocks erased earlier losses and metals rallied after comments from Chinese Premier Wen Jiabao stoked speculation the nation will ease monetary .
  • BAA: Q3 results

    Full Story | 26th October 2011
    BAA reported Q3:11 revenue and adjusted EBITDA of £629.4mn and £331.7mn, respectively. Free cash use in the quarter was £42mn (£192mn year to date). Net debt at ring-fence (£10.4bn) and sub holdco (£10.9bn) rose marginally .