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GFK-072915.jpg German consumer morale is set to stabilize in August as income expectations improved further from record level on strong domestic fundamentals, survey data from market research group GfK revealed Wednesday. Nonetheless, consumers assumed that the solution reached in the Greece debt dispute will have negative consequences on the economy.

Total-072915.jpg French oil and gas giant Total SA (TTA.L, TTFNF.PK, TOT) reported Wednesday a profit for the second quarter that declined four percent from last year, reflecting a sales decline amid sharply lower oil prices. However, hydrocarbon production grew 12 percent from last year. The company's results were...

LafargeHolcim-072915.jpg Cement giant LafargeHolcim (LFGEF.PK, LFRGY.PK), formed by the merger of French firm Lafarge and its Swiss peer Holcim, Wednesday released its roadmap for the second half of 2015, which includes a progressive dividend policy as well as a reduced capex.

Twitter-072915.jpg Here is a quick summary of the earnings reported after the bell on Jul 28. 1.Ultimate Software (ULTI) GAAP net income for the second quarter was $3.7 million, or $0.12 per share, as compared with $6.4 million, or $0.22 per share a year ago. Non-GAAP net income for the second quarter was $18.4...

Elderly-man-072915.jpg There is a significant link between serious falls causing injury in older men and a particular group of commonly used medicines, say scientists who analysed data from the Irish Longitudinal Study on Ageing.

Asianmarkets-111914_29Jul15.jpg The European markets look set to open higher on Wednesday amid signs Chinese authorities are still willing to intervene to stabilize the stock market and avert systematic risks. China Securities Regulatory Commission said it was "looking into incidents of share-dumping" on Monday that sent the country's...

Pharma0-072815.jpg Shares of AtriCure Inc. (ATRC) were up more than 5% in extended trading on Tuesday after the company, which reported solid results for the second quarter, boosted its revenue outlook for 2015.

p&g-072815.jpg Procter & Gamble Co., (PG) Tuesday announced the promotion of David Taylor to the role of Chief Executive Officer, as the consumer goods giant replaces Chief Executive A.G. Lafley for the second time. David Taylor, a 35-year-veteran and currently Group President of Global Beauty, Grooming and Health...

anadarka-072815.jpg Anadarko Petroleum reported a plunge in second-quarter profit, hurt by weak oil prices, partly offset by some derivative gains. However, its earnings topped Street estimates, driven by operational efficiencies and sales of higher-margin oil. Anadarko shares...

twitter-072815.jpg Micro-blogging site Twitter Inc said Tuesday after the markets closed that its second quarter net loss narrowed from last year, as revenue surged 61%. The company's quarterly earnings per share, excluding items, came in above analysts' expectations as did its quarterly revenue.

chrobinson-072815.jpg C.H. Robinson Worldwide Inc. (CHRW), one of the largest transportation logistics firm in North America, Tuesday reported an increase in profit for the second quarter, driven mainly by higher truckload revenues. Earnings for the quarter trumped Wall Street estimates, although revenues fell short. Shares...

wallstreet-121514_28Jul15.jpg Stocks showed a strong move to the upside over the course of the trading day on Tuesday after initially showing a lack of direction. With the upward move, the major averages partly offset the weakness seen over the past several sessions.

Irannegoiations-072815.jpg As administration officials face tough questions on Capitol Hill regarding the nuclear agreement with Iran, the results of a new CNN/ORC International poll found that a majority of Americans think Congress should reject the deal.

CrudeOil-112614_28Jul15.jpg U.S. crude oil snapped a four-day straight loss to end higher on Tuesday, but still remained below the $48-mark, ahead of the official weekly oil report from the U.S. Energy Information Administration with traders anticipating a decline in stockpiles. The U.S. Energy Information Administration is...

capitolwest-072815.jpg While a multi-year highway funding bill took another step forward in the Senate on Monday, House Republicans leaders have announced plans to vote on just a three-month extension on Wednesday.

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