LONDON Accountants PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP reported a one percent fall in UK profit for the year to June 30 while average executive profit fell by eight percent as Britain deals with the consequences of the Brexit vote.
LONDON British clothing retailer Next said it had managed to cushion the inflationary impact of a weak pound and nudged up its full-year sales and profit forecasts, sending its shares more than 10 percent higher on Thursday.
Jet Airways (India) Ltd, the country's second largest airline by market share, on Tuesday said its first-quarter net profit more than doubled.
NEW YORK Citigroup Inc third-quarter total markets revenue is running about 15 percent less than a year earlier when volatility was boosted by reactions to the Brexit vote and U.S. elections, Chief Financial Officer John Gerspach said on Monday at an investor conference.
Shares of Walt Disney Co and Comcast Corp tumbled on Thursday after Disney warned of stagnant earnings and No. 1 cable operator Comcast forecast more subscriber losses.
PARIS French spirits maker Pernod Ricard said on Thursday it was confident that profits for the current financial year would show an acceleration from the 2016/17 underlying profit growth of 3.3 percent it reported on Thursday.
United Continental Holdings Inc on Wednesday said third-quarter results will be sharply lower than previously forecast, as Hurricane Harvey and geopolitical tensions between the United States and North Korea weigh on the airline's performance.
Action camera maker GoPro Inc said on Thursday it expects to be profitable on an adjusted basis in the third quarter, ahead of the holiday season launch of its newest cameras, sending its shares up 17 percent.
LONDON British retailer John Lewis warned that consumer confidence is being damaged by the shadow of Brexit and that performance would take a further hit after first-half profit tumbled by more than half.
LONDON British supermarket chain Morrisons reported slowing sales growth on Thursday, sending its shares down 5 percent despite rising profit and the CEO's assertion that its recovery is still on track.
MUMBAI An affiliate of Amazon.com Inc has agreed to buy a 1.79 billion-rupee ($27.6 million) stake in Indian retailer Shoppers Stop Ltd, the Indian company said in a filing.