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Overnight Markets: S&P 500, Nasdaq hit record highs on upbeat earnings
Shares of United Technologies added 2.3% to lead the Dow higher after the company reported earnings that beat analyst expectations.
Overnight Markets: Wall Street ends mostly higher ahead of big-name earnings
Kimberly-Clark Corp rose 5.4%, touching a near two-year high, after the consumer products maker reported better-than-expected earnings.
Sunday Papers: Standard Chartered eyes $1bn buyback
And Edinburgh airport is to be sold this year for as much as £2 billion as its private equity owner aims at soaring valuations for aviation infrastructure.
Overnight Markets: industrials lead Wall Street higher
Honeywell International Inc’s stocks rose 3.8% after the company beat earnings forecast amid growing demand for aircraft parts.
Overnight Markets: health-care stocks drag Wall Street lower
UnitedHealth Group Inc, Pfizer Inc, Merck & Co Inc and Abbott Laboratories all closed down between 1.9% and 4.7%.
Overnight Markets: Wall Street gains on positive earnings reports
Shares of Bank of America rose after the bank’s profit beat forecasts due to cost cutting and loan increases.
Overnight Markets: Wall Street falls after bank earnings disappoint
Waste Management added 2.4% following its announcement that it would buy smaller rival Advanced Disposal Services Inc for about $3 billion.
Asia shares mostly gain on upbeat China data
Japan Display led the rise in Japan after maker of iPhone displays said last week that it had agreed a $715 million bailout.
Sunday Papers: Lloyds hit by new row on pensions
And Stagecoach launches legal attack on Chris Grayling over decision to block train line bids.
Overnight Markets: US stocks fall ahead of earnings season
Financial stocks were up 0.6% ahead of a string of earnings reports from six major US banks.