Facebook's results have beaten profit and revenue forecasts for the seventh quarter in a row as the firm continues to win more mobile advertising revenue as users shift to using the site on smartphones.
Trader Jonathan Niles, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015. U.S. stocks moved higher in early trading Wednesday after very strong earnings from Apple and Boeing.
Beijing: The European Central Bank`s new quantitative easing (QE) measures could trigger "competitive depreciation" of currencies around the world, China`s commerce ministry warned on Thursday.
Samsung lost the battle of the big phones last quarter as Apple's copycat large iPhone lured buyers in the crucial Chinese market.
Warranty- and recall-related costs totaled about 650 million euros ($740 million) last year, dragging North America profit margins to 4 percent in the fourth quarter from 4.7 percent a year earlier.