Company Overview and News


Add KBSTF
to your dashboard

Headline News

Abe’s win puts Nikkei on track for record 15th straight rise

51m thehindubusinessline
Japan's Nikkei share average made 21-year highs on Monday and was on course to rise for a record fifteenth straight session, lifted by a weaker yen after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's coalition scored a resounding election victory on Sunday. (4-0)

Abe's win puts Nikkei on track for record 15th straight rise

1h reuters
TOKYO, Oct 23 (Reuters) - Japan’s Nikkei share average made 21-year highs on Monday and was on course to rise for a record fifteenth straight session, lifted by a weaker yen after Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s coalition scored a resounding election victory on Sunday. (4-0)

What's a Star Analyst Really Worth? - Bloomberg Gadfly

2h bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (166-0)

BRIEF-PM Abe says govt will work with business sector to restore lost trust in Japan manufacturing

12h reuters
* Japan PM Abe: government will work with business sector to restore lost trust in japan manufacturing, when asked about Kobe Steel data falsification Further coverage: (Reporting By Leika Kihara)

Schlumberger Helps Out Halliburton - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-21 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (9-0)

P&G Results Don't Prove Peltz Wrong - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

GE's Earnings Dumpster Fire Puts Dividend at Risk - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (14-0)

Japan's Kobe Steel says violated statutory standards, losing customers

2017-10-20 cbc.ca
Kobe Steel Ltd. sank deeper into crisis on Friday as the embattled company said it had lost some customers to competitors because of widespread data falsification that had extended to its mainstream steel sheet business.

Trump Is About to Own This Credit Cycle - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Lloyd Blankfein Better Get His Skates On in Frankfurt - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (55-0)

Stitch Fix Is the Anti-Uber Silicon Valley Startup - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (14-0)

Billionaire's Anglo Trade Faces High Hurdle to Profit - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (4-0)

Fly Charts: Apple's iPhone 8 Hopes and Fidelity's Fee Fears - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Kobe Steel Finds More Products Shipped With Quality Issues - WSJ

2017-10-20 wsj
TOKYO—Kobe Steel Ltd. said Friday that one of its copper plants is being investigated for possibly breaching Japan’s industrial standards.

How a Few Hot IPOs Hit Hong Kong Stocks - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (110-0)

METALS-Nickel hits 6-week high as steel rallies in China

2017-10-20 reuters
SYDNEY/MANILA, Oct 20 (Reuters) - London nickel futures jumped to a six-week high on Friday, supported by a rally in Chinese steel prices as investors looked to more production curbs in the world’s top steel producer.

Japan's economy faces huge challenges

2017-10-20 money.cnn
Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is betting it's in good enough shape to help him win a national election on Sunday. But critics say he hasn't done enough to deliver on his promises of an economic revival when he took power nearly five years ago.

Kobe Steel crisis deepens as plant inspected for breach of industrial law

2017-10-20 themalaymailonline
An aerial view shows Kobe Steel's Kobe Works steel plant in Kobe, western Japan, in this photo taken by Kyodo May 25, 2013. ― Reuters picTOKYO, Oct 20 ― One of Kobe Steel Ltd’s copper plants was being inspected for a possible breach of industrial standards, the government said today, while the company said it was investigating reports it continued shipping products after discovering widespread tampering of product data.

Kobe Steel data fabrication continued after misconduct discovered: Nikkei

2017-10-20 reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - Data fabrication at Kobe Steel Ltd (5406.T) continued at its aluminum and steel unit after an internal investigation discovered the misconduct, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Friday.

Japan government wants to get actively involved in Kobe Steel issue: trade minister

2017-10-20 reuters
TOKYO (Reuters) - The Japanese government wants to get actively involved in the issue of Kobe Steel’s (5406.T) data fabrications, Hiroshige Seko, the minister of economy, trade and industry, said on Friday.

METALS-Copper firmer, on track for fourth weekly rise

2017-10-20 reuters
SYDNEY, Oct 20 (Reuters) - London copper nudged higher on Friday as some investors beefed up positions following overnight losses, and remained on track to post its fourth weekly rise even after retreating from three-year highs.

Nissan production shutdown delivers fresh blow to Japan Inc

2017-10-20 themalaymailonline
An employee works at a production line before the opening of Nissan's new plant in Aguascalientes, Mexico. November 13, 2013. — Reuters picTOKYO, Oct 20 — Nissan Motor Co’s quality-control debacle deepened as the carmaker suspended production of vehicles for local sale, delivering a new blow to the nation’s scandal-plagued manufacturing industry. (4-0)

Spanish Bond-Market Buffers Can Postpone Panic to Manana - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (26-0)

Fidelity's Fee Fix Comes Up Short - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (26-0)

Unilever's Ice Cream Plan to Keep Warren Buffett Licked - Bloomberg Gadfly

2017-10-20 bloomberg
Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world. (33-0)

CUSIP: 006496023