- Open interest reached record level of 105.6 million contracts - Interest rate average daily volume rose 20 percent, led by a 29 percent increase in Eurodollar futures trading
- Ultra treasury bond futures reached a record average daily volume of 158,000 contracts - OTC interest rate swaps hit a record $169 billion in average daily notional value cleared CHICAGO , Sept.
HanesBrands (NYSE: HBI), a leading global marketer of everyday basic
apparel under world-class brands, today announced that it has completed
the acquisition of DBApparel, a leading marketer of intimate apparel,
hosiery and underwear in Europe, for €400 million (approximately $528
Hanes, one of the largest innerwear apparel companies in the world, will
immediately begin cross-company integration planning in order to drive
significant value creation and synergy potential by applying Hanes’
Innovate-to-Elevate strategy in Europe and leveraging its global supply
chain that primarily relies on self-owned production.
Advanced Drainage Systems, Inc. (NYSE: WMS) (“ADS” or the “Company”), a
leading global manufacturer of water management products and solutions
for commercial, residential, infrastructure and agricultural
applications, today announced financial results for the fiscal first
quarter ended June 30, 2014.
(NYSE: FIS), the world’s largest provider of banking and payments
technology solutions and a global leader in consulting and outsourcing
solutions, has signed a definitive agreement to acquire Brussels-based
By Sara Sjolin, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stock futures moved firmly higher on Wednesday after Kiev said Russia has agreed on a "cease-fire regime" in eastern Ukraine and as investors awaited data on U.S. car sales and factory orders.
- Reports net loss of $2 million, or 2-cents per share, on revenues of $2.8 billion - Achieves quarterly income from continuing operations before income taxes for first time since 2011
- Exceeds EBITDA guidance, excluding one-time items and pre-existing warranty expense - Increases chargeouts for Class 6-8 trucks and buses in U.S. and Canada by 10 percent year-over-year - Finishes quarter with 54 percent increase in order backlog year-over-year - Reduces structural costs by additional $86 million - Ends quarter with $1.1 billion in manufacturing cash LISLE, Ill.
The U.S. Army has awarded Accenture
Federal Services two contracts with a combined value of $53.1
million to provide continued maintenance and operations support to one
of the largest enterprise
resource planning systems in the world, the General
Fund Enterprise Business System (GFEBS).
Under one contract, valued at $42 million, Accenture will provide
maintenance and daily operations support across several functions,
including project management, help desk and application development.
By Angela Johnson, MarketWatch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- These stocks are among those likely to see notable moves Wednesday:
Toll Brothers Inc.(TOL): The home builder reported sales and earnings that topped expectations.
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