BERLIN/FRANKFURT, March 13 (Reuters) - The following are some of the factors that may move German stocks on Wednesday:
British lawmakers crushed Prime Minister Theresa May’s European Union divorce deal on Tuesday, thrusting Britain deeper into crisis and forcing parliament to decide within days whether to back a no-deal Brexit or seek a last-minute delay.
The EU’s aviation safety regulator suspended all flights in the bloc by Boeing 737 MAX planes in the biggest setback yet for the U.S. planemaker following a crash in Ethiopia that killed 157 people.
Q4 results due. Operating profit seen at 136 million euros. Poll:
A trial in which a California man alleged his use of Bayer AG’s glyphosate-based Roundup weed killer caused his cancer went to a federal U.S. jury after lawyers for both sides delivered their closing arguments on Tuesday.
Q4 results and annual press conference due. Adj net profit seen at 335 million euros. Poll:
Volkswagen core brand annual news conference due at 0800 GMT. Webcast: bit.ly/2fgOVdp
The company has suspended an accounting employee in Singapore until an investigation into allegations of fraud and creative accounting is over, the company’s chief executive said.
Q4 results and annual press conference due. Adjusted net profit seen at 335 million euros.
2018 results due
Annual report and press conference due. The defence company reported some 2018 results on March 1.
Q4 results due. EBIT seen at 96.9 million euros. Poll:
The company said it has appointed Moshe Dayan as its new chairman of the board after Moshe Lahmani resigned as non-executive director and chairman with immediate effect.
Annual report due. The company reported 2018 results in February.
FREENET AG: Jefferies raises to “buy” from “hold”
Dow Jones -0.4 pct, S&P 500 +0.3 pct, Nasdaq +0.4 pct at close.
Nikkei -1.2 pct, Shanghai stocks +0.1 pct.
Time: 5:49 GMT.
No major economic data scheduled
REUTERS TOP NEWS (Reporting by Berlin Speed Desk and Frankfurt Newsroom)