After the Bell 12/6/2012

Dec. 6 (Bloomberg) -- Deborah Kostroun summarizes today's top business stories, including consumer confidence figures. (Source: Bloomberg)
Japan Consumer Spending Stalls: Is This a Warning Signal?
01:31 - Japan’s retail sales fell in March the most since 1998, cutting against central bank chief Haruhiko Kuroda’s view that cheaper energy will give a boost to the world’s third-biggest economy. Bloomberg's Shery Ahn reports on "First Up." (Source: Bloomberg)
  • Tesla Demand Remains Low in China
  • PetroChina 1Q Profit Falls 82%
  • U.S. Dollar Slumps to a Two-Month Low