Aug 25, 2015 04:36 PM IST
Earlier in the session, the Tokyo bourse had staged a comeback, alongside most of the other regional stock indices, on the back of bargain hunting in beaten-down stocks and as the Dow Jones Industrial Average futures opened up more than 100 points Monday evening in the US.
- Apr 08, 2015 09:41 AM IST
Overnight, US stocks gave up gains in the minutes before the close as investors eyed continued gains in oil and the US dollar ahead of the unofficial start of earnings season on Wednesday.
- Apr 11, 2011 10:50 AM IST
BHP Billiton played down speculation it was in talks to acquire a cornerstone stake that could be worth $10.3 billion (A$9.8 billion) in Australia's largest oil and gas firm, Woodside Petroleum, from Royal Dutch Shell.
- Apr 11, 2011 08:13 AM IST
BHP Billiton, the world's top mining company, wants to buy Royal Dutch Shell's stake in Woodside Petroleum ahead of launching a full takeover for the Australian oil and gas producer, a newspaper report said.