Tuesday 17:30 BST. World stock markets suffered another bruising session as concerns about the outlook for global growth were rekindled by weak manufacturing figures out of China and the US.
Discount retailer Dollar Tree Inc's (DLTR.O) quarterly sales rose less than analysts had expected as it focused on integrating Family Dollar stores amid intense competition from mass retailers such as Wal-Mart Stores Inc (WMT.
U.S. manufacturing activity expanded at its slowest pace in more than two years, a sign global turmoil and a strong dollar could be limiting factories.
NEW YORK Oil prices tumbled more than 7 percent on Tuesday in volatile trading that sent Brent futures back below $50 a barrel as weak Chinese data revived concerns about demand for petroleum after crude's three-day rally of more than 20 percent.
Yahoo Inc (YHOO.O) Chief Executive Marissa Mayer said she was pregnant with identical twin girls, likely due in December, but promised she would take limited time away as she works toward turning around the company's struggling online ad business.