Nintendo swung to a first-quarter profit but didn’t provide an update on who will succeed Satoru Iwata, who died of cancer earlier this month, as president.
Peugeot has done well in cutting costs and maintaining pricing discipline. But the outlook is getting tougher for the French carmaker.
Barclays was expected to explain how it will hit higher return targets in its latest set of results, but detail is still lacking.
German pharmaceutical group Bayer reported a 21% rise in net profit for the second quarter of 2015, boosted by favorable currency effects and earnings growth in all three business areas.
A forward-looking indicator of home sales slipped in June, but remained well above year-ago levels, a sign the housing market is stabilizing.
The growing money and fame in videogame tournaments over the past several years has hatched a field of coaches and other professionals who want in.
The cost of renting a home is rising faster than wages across wide swaths of the country, a problem that has become especially acute in the past year, putting a big squeeze on many household budgets.
MasterCard on Wednesday reported in-line adjusted profit for the second quarter, though revenue growth was slightly weaker than Wall Street had expected.
Volkswagen, the world’s largest car maker by sales, said net profit fell 16% in the second quarter because of weakness in China and restructuring charges in its trucks business.
Barclays Executive Chairman John McFarlane asked shareholders to be patient on dividends as he took a fresh stab at reshaping the beleaguered British bank.