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Stock market today: Asia stocks track Wall Street gains, Japan shares hit record high

Mar. 01, 2024 02:40 AM EST

HONG KONG (AP) — Japanese stocks again set a record Friday, after U.S. stocks climbed to all-time highs the previous day. U.S. futures edged higher and oil prices advanced. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 jumped 1.9% and ended at 39,940,00 in morning trading. In late February,...

Stock market today: Asia stocks rise follow Wall Street climbs to more all-time highs

Feb. 29, 2024 23:54 PM EST

HONG KONG (AP) — Asian stocks gained Friday, after U.S. stocks climbed to all-time highs Thursday. U.S. futures edged higher and oil prices advanced. Tokyo’s Nikkei 225 rose 1.7% to 39,850.00. Japan’s unemployment rate dropped to 2.4% in January,...

PTC Therapeutics: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 18:19 PM EST

SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) — SOUTH PLAINFIELD, N.J. (AP) — PTC Therapeutics Inc. (PTCT) on Thursday reported a loss of $155.8 million in its fourth quarter. The South Plainfield, New Jersey-based company said it had a loss of $2.06 per share. Losses, adjusted to extinguish debt,...

Senseonics: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 17:26 PM EST

GERMANTOWN, Md. (AP) — GERMANTOWN, Md. (AP) — Senseonics Holdings Inc. (SENS) on Thursday reported a loss of $17.2 million in its fourth quarter. The Germantown, Maryland-based company said it had a loss of 3 cents per share. The results beat Wall Street...

How major US stock indexes fared Thursday, 2/29/2024

Feb. 29, 2024 16:22 PM EST

Wall Street closed out its fourth winning month in a row with more record highs. The S&P 500 rose 0.5% Thursday, beating the all-time high it set last week. The Nasdaq composite climbed 0.9%, besting its record set in 2021. The Dow Jones Industrial Average edged up 0.1%. ...

Pure Storage, Hormel Foods rise; WW International, First Advantage fall, Thursday, 2/29/2024

Feb. 29, 2024 16:15 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes on Thursday: Okta Inc., up $20 to $107.30. The cloud identity management company gave investors a strong earnings forecast. GoodRx Holdings Inc., up $1.32 to $7.79. ...

CommScope: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 07:56 AM EST

CLAREMONT, N.C. (AP) — CLAREMONT, N.C. (AP) — CommScope Holding Co. (COMM) on Thursday reported a loss of $525.1 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Claremont, North Carolina-based company said it had a loss of $2.55. Losses, adjusted to account for...

Vertex: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 07:41 AM EST

KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) — KING OF PRUSSIA, Pa. (AP) — Vertex, Inc. (VERX) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter net income of $15.3 million. The King Of Prussia, Pennsylvania-based company said it had profit of 9 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for one-time gains and costs,...

Chimerix: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 07:36 AM EST

DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — DURHAM, N.C. (AP) — Chimerix Inc. (CMRX) on Thursday reported a loss of $18.2 million in its fourth quarter. On a per-share basis, the Durham, North Carolina-based company said it had a loss of 20 cents. The results topped Wall Street...

Frontline: Q4 Earnings Snapshot

Feb. 29, 2024 05:31 AM EST

LIMASSOL, Cyprus (AP) — LIMASSOL, Cyprus (AP) — Frontline plc (FRO) on Thursday reported fourth-quarter earnings of $118.4 million. On a per-share basis, the Limassol, Cyprus-based company said it had profit of 53 cents. Earnings, adjusted for non-recurring gains, were 46 cents...