Europe opens lower amid earnings, ECB decisions
Markets 8m ago
Lufthansa revenue dips 0.7% to €7.6B in Q1

Lufthansa revenue dips 0.7% to €7.6B in Q1

Business 21m ago
Volkswagen reports Q1 revenue of €58.2B, up 3.6% YoY

Volkswagen reports Q1 revenue of €58.2B, up 3.6% YoY

Business 23m ago
Barclays posts loss per share of 4.2p in Q1

Barclays posts loss per share of 4.2p in Q1

Business 47m ago
Total posts EPS of $1 in Q1, sales at $49.6B

Total posts EPS of $1 in Q1, sales at $49.6B

Business 55m ago
  • Europe seen mixed with earnings, ECB decision in focus
    Europe seen mixed with earnings, ECB decision in focus
    Markets 57m ago

    European stock index futures pointed to a mixed open on Thursday as investors digested an array corporate earnings and awaited the European Central Bank's interest rate decision due later in the day. Deutsche Bank...

  • Shell profit jumps 69% to $5.7 billion in Q1
    Shell profit jumps 69% to $5.7 billion in Q1
    Business 1h ago

    British-Dutch multinational oil and gas giant Royal Dutch Shell plc. reported its income attributable to shareholders stood at $5.9 billion in the first quarter of 2018, marking a 67% jump compared to the same period in 2017.

    Ear...

  • German consumer confidence drops slightly in May
    German consumer confidence drops slightly in May
    Economy 1h ago

    Consumer confidence in Germany is forecast at 10.8 points, a drop of 0.1 points compared to the previous month, according to a forecast by GfK released on Thursday. The report cites the "increasingly insecure state of geopolitics&qu...

  • Deutsche Bank revenues down 5% to €7B in Q1
    Deutsche Bank revenues down 5% to €7B in Q1
    Business 1h ago

    Deutsche Bank reported on Thursday its net revenues in the first quarter of 2018 fell 5% year on year to €7 billion and net income amounted to €120 million, plunging 79% from €575 million in the same period in 2017 and sig...

  • Hyundai reports 4% drop in revenue in Q1
    Hyundai reports 4% drop in revenue in Q1
    Business 1h ago

    Hyundai Motors reported its revenue dropped 4% in the first quarter of 2018 from a year earlier, mostly influenced by a stronger Korean won, China operations, a partial strike and "sever competition." Revenue came in at 22.4 tr...

  • Nokia reports Q1 loss per share of €0.06, down 25% YoY
    Nokia reports Q1 loss per share of €0.06, down 25% YoY
    Business 2h ago

    Finnish phone company Nokia reported on Thursday a loss per share of €0.06 in the first quarter of 2018, which is 25% less than the same period last year. The report put the net sales figure at €4.9 billion, down 8% year-on-yea...

  • Asian markets mixed ahead of earnings reports
    Asian markets mixed ahead of earnings reports
    Markets 2h ago

    Asian markets traded mixed on Thursday following as the earnings season continued.

    Japanese Nikkei 225 traded 0.56% in the green at 6.12 am CET. The dollar was 0.08% lower against the yen, to go for 109.3370 at 6:36 am CET.

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  • Pompeo to visit NATO summit after confirmation
    Pompeo to visit NATO summit after confirmation
    Politics 3h ago

    If confirmed by the Senate on Thursday as the new Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo will to embark on his first foreign trip on the same day to take part in the two-day summit of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization in Brussels, Axios re...

  • State Dept boosts spending to fight Russian 'propaganda'
    State Dept boosts spending to fight Russian 'propaganda'
    Politics 4h ago

    The United States Department of State announced that it will increase spending on efforts to counter the "misinformation" and "propaganda" coming from Russian state-sponsored media outlets. The Acting Under Secretary ...

  • Facebook will not testify at House hearing
    Facebook will not testify at House hearing
    Politics | Technology 5h ago

    Facebook Inc said it will not send any of its employees to testify at a United States House of Representatives hearing on Thursday on social media practices. Facebook denied charges of being biased against conservatives and the company&#...

  • Macron says Trump wants to leave Iran nuclear deal
    Macron says Trump wants to leave Iran nuclear deal
    Politics 6h ago

    France's President Emmanuel Macron spoke at a press conference at the George Washington University in the United States capital, where he shared his doubt that US President Donald Trump would preserve the Iran nuclear deal in May.

  • Pompeo set to be confirmed as State Secretary
    Pompeo set to be confirmed as State Secretary
    Politics 7h ago

    The United States Senate will take a final vote on Mike Pompeo's Secretary of State nomination on Thursday at noon local time. The CIA Director is expected to be confirmed as he has enough votes for it.

    Pompeo, who was chosen...

  • France's goal in Syria is to defeat ISIS - Macron
    France's goal in Syria is to defeat ISIS - Macron
    Politics 8h ago

    French President Emmanuel Macron told students of the George Washington University, where he spoke during his official visit to Washington DC, that the United States and France share the same objective in Syria, which is to defeat Islami...

  • US officials break into Russian consulate in Seattle
    US officials break into Russian consulate in Seattle
    Politics 8h ago

    United States officials broke into the Russian consulate in Seattle, Tass news reported citing a source from Russia's US embassy. According to the source, the US officials broke the lock and entered the residence where they've tu...

  • Trump nods at Kanye West's salute
    Trump nods at Kanye West's salute
    Politics 9h ago

    United States President Donald Trump reposted a tweet by hip-hop icon and Grammy-winning rapper, producer and fashion designer Kanye West in which he praised the commander-in-chief and called him his "brother." West said that h...