By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- European stocks rose Wednesday, with auto shares including Volkswagen AG revving up, helping the regional market drive toward gains after two losing sessions.
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Williams-Sonoma Inc. (WSM) rose in extended trading Wednesday after the kitchenware retailer reported its first-quarter profit rose to $46.1 million, or 48 cents a share, from $39.5 million, or 40 cents a share, a year ago.
By Wallace Witkowski, MarketWatch
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Weight Watchers International Inc. shares jumped in the extended session Wednesday after the company topped Wall Street estimates and boosted its earnings outlook for the year.
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