US online giant Amazon on Thursday delivered stronger-than-expected financial results for the first quarter, pushing shares higher.
Microsoft on Thursday reported a strong jump in profits in the just-ended quarter but revenue fell short of expectations in the tech giant’s first earnings report incorporating social network LinkedIn.
In a week full of trade discord, US President Donald Trump vowed Thursday to take action to boost the American aluminum industry which has been “unfairly damaged” by imports.
Sales for the signature basketball shoe of NBA Golden State Warriors superstar Stephen Curry have been below expectations, Under Armour chief executive officer Kevin Plank said Thursday.
Global energy markets are moving in the right direction after oil prices fell to historic lows due to oversupply, Qatar’s energy minister said Thursday, praising OPEC members for their adherence to a “successful” November deal to cut production.
President Donald Trump’s threat to abandon the North American Free Trade Agreement has US farmers worried their access to prime Canadian and Mexican export markets could shrink.
American Airlines defended an unexpected pay increase for its employees Thursday, saying the raise was needed to keep pace with competitors and better serve customers.
Samsung and Apple maintained their leadership in the smartphone market in early 2017 while Chinese-based Huawei’s strong growth cemented its number three position, a market tracker said Thursday.
German inflation shot up in April to reach the European Central Bank’s target, preliminary data showed Thursday, giving impetus to growing calls for monetary policy makers to end their expansionary policy.
European Central Bank governors on Thursday left key interest rates at historic lows and the ECB’s mass bond-buying programme in place, a spokesman said, in line with observers’ expectations.
Spain’s first-quarter jobless rate rose for the first time in two years, official figures showed Thursday, mainly due to a lull in the tourism sector.