Wade Michael Page, the man identified as the gunman who killed six people in a Sikh temple near Milwaukee before police shot him dead, was a former U.S. Army serviceman and a member of several white-supremacist rock bands.
The following is a list of companies whose shares may have unusual price changes in U.K. and Irish markets. Stock symbols are in parentheses and prices are from the last market close.
Michael Page International Plc, the U.K.’s second-biggest recruitment company, said full-year profit climbed five-fold, boosted by growth in Asia and Latin America.
U.K. stocks fell the most in two weeks as Spanish bond yields surged before euro-area finance ministers meet in Brussels to discuss measures to contain the region’s sovereign-debt crisis.
Michael Page International Plc Chief Executive Officer Steve Ingham doesn’t expect a “fantastic” year, Swiss newspaper Finanz und Wirtschaft reported, citing an interview with the CEO.
U.K. stocks advanced for a second day, rising the most since July, after the European Central Bank and the Bank of England left interest rates unchanged.
Michael Page International Plc , the U.K.’s second-largest recruitment company, said third-quarter gross profit rose 37 percent, led by permanent placements and growth in Asia and South America.
Most European stocks fell after German exports dropped and investors speculated recent gains have overshot the outlook for company profits as Alcoa Inc. prepared to kick off the U.S. earnings season.
Jon Corzine and four other former executives of bankrupt MF Global Holdings Ltd. were sued by a group of commodity traders seeking damages for lost funds.
European stocks fell for a third straight day as German investor confidence declined more than forecast and the International Monetary Fund cut its global growth outlook.
"Markets continue to be weak and visibility remains limited."
- Michael Page on Apr 11, 2012