Having worked in the British, French and Swiss financial press, Romain is able to report on local and international issues, as comfortable in French as in the language of Shakespeare, Romain Fournier leads the editorial team at Marketscreener. Fine connoisseur of the English-speaking markets, Romain delivers an editorial every day on US and UK markets.
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Everyday, the MarketScreener team selects the most important news about listed companies across the world. Here is a short recap for your convenience:
Technology companies Nvidia, Amazon and Alphabet fell 0.7% to 0.9% in premarket trading as bond yields rose.
Exxon Mobil, which is scheduled to formally report results on Oct. 28, reported strong third-quarter operating profit on Tuesday, close to the group's all-time record of $17.9 billion in the previous quarter, helped by a strong performance in natural gas, a stock-market advisory showed.
Apple has asked its suppliers to move production of some of its Airpods and Beats headphones to India, a first for the U.S. group for such products, the Nikkei daily reported Wednesday.
Philip Morris, the maker of Marlboro cigarettes, has offered the European Commission concessions to get a green light for its proposed $16 billion takeover of Swedish Match, a European executive document shows.
A federation representing the major U.S. airlines rejected a request by 70 U.S. lawmakers to extend a voluntary buyback ban program put in place during the COVID-19 pandemic in exchange for government aid.
Pfizer - An expert committee of Japan's Ministry of Health recommended Wednesday that the U.S. company's COVID-19 vaccine be approved for use in children at least six months old.
Elon Musk announced that he will complete his $44 billion acquisition of Twitter.
Volkswagen is asking its brands to "practice" for an IPO.
Tesco is forecasting a lower than expected annual profit.
Blackstone is reportedly in negotiations to buy Emerson's electric assets.
Nestlé closed the sale of Mousline to France's FnB.
Sixt is to deploy BYD cars in new long-term partnership.
Hasbro launches program to boost earnings and expects third-quarter sales to fall 15%.