(Reuters) - Oracle Corp's (ORCL.N) shares fell as much as 5.5 percent after the database software maker reported disappointing quarterly earnings late Thursday and said Larry Ellison was stepping aside as chief executive.
Stocks cut earlier gains that sent the Dow and S&P 500 to new records and were trading mixed at midday Friday as a surge in Alibaba shares on their first day of trading failed to lift the broader market.
Russian brewer Oasis Beverages and private-equity firm TSG Consumer Partners LLC are partnering to buy Pabst Brewing Co., according to people familiar with the matter.
(Adds reaction to Yevtushenkov release, updates prices). By Jason Bush. MOSCOW Sep 19 (Reuters) - Russian shares got a short-lived boost on Friday afternoon after a well-known tycoon was freed from house arrest, but the market optimism faded, leaving ...
Scotland's vote to maintain Britain's three-century-old union sent U.K. stocks higher, with the FTSE 100 Index coming close to its 1999 peak.