German auto maker Daimler reported a sharp increase in third-quarter earnings on strong demand for its flagship S-class sedans and robust growth in Europe, Asia and the U.S.
Hyundai Motor third-quarter net profit fell 28%, hurt by a stronger local currency, work stoppages and weak sales of its new flagship sedan.
French drinks maker Pernod Ricard said sales grew 1% in the first-quarter as the group continues to fight against a slump in demand in China.
Publicis Groupe cut its full-year sales outlook as the French advertising company is still feeling the pinch from the failed merger with Omnicom.
A suddenly expanded recall of air bags is turning into a new safety crisis for the auto industry and intensifying scrutiny of U.S. regulators’ ability to oversee auto makers and their suppliers.
Retailers including Amazon, Best Buy and Gap are boosting the amount online shoppers must spend to qualify for free shipping, hoping to cover the growing cost of providing the perk.
Nickel prices have sunk to their lowest level since March, extending a roller-coaster year for investors, amid a gloomy economic outlook and fallout from a trade-financing scandal in China.
A new study of top e-commerce sites found the practice of personalizing prices for the same goods, or pushing some people toward higher-priced offers, is more widespread than previously understood.
The chairman of China International Capital Corp has resigned, marking the second top management change in less than two weeks.
Junk-bond prices have bounced back after their steepest decline in more than a year, underscoring the thirst for higher-yielding investments despite concerns about an overheated market.