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Swissinfo
Stocks Mixed, Give Back Gains After Record Surge(Bloomberg) -- U.S. stocks were mixed after retreating from all-time highs as s
Swissinfo / Posted a minute ago
(Bloomberg) -- U.S. stocks were mixed after retreating from all-time highs as several large companies offered earnings encouragement. Gold and oil dropped with Treasuries, and the dollar rose following its lowest close in three years amid... Read more
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Arizona Daily Sun
Nestle selling US candy business for $2.8 billionFILE - In this Wednesday, June 1, 2016, file photo, Nestle Butterfinger and Cru
Arizona Daily Sun / Posted a minute ago
FILE - In this Wednesday, June 1, 2016, file photo, Nestle Butterfinger and Crunch candy bars are arranged for a photo, in New York. Swiss food and drink giant Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Italy’s Ferrero for about $2.9 billion in... Read more
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KWWL Iowa
Dow Jones industrial average briefly crosses 26,000 pointsBy ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Gains by health care companies helped lift U
KWWL Iowa / Posted 4 minutes ago
By ALEX VEIGA AP Business Writer Gains by health care companies helped lift U.S. stocks higher in afternoon trading Tuesday as investors sized up the latest company earnings and deal news. The gains briefly sent the Dow Jones industrial average... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Dayton announced $1.5 billion construction proposalMore than a third of the $1.5 billion would be designated for state-run college
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 minutes ago
More than a third of the $1.5 billion would be designated for state-run colleges and universities, mostly making repairs and improvement on existing buildings. The rest would go to improve other state buildings, construct affordable housing, upgrade... Read more
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Bizjournals
FedEx's Richard Smith charged with leading structural realignment under FedEx Trade Networks.Memphis-based shipping giant FedEx Corp. announced in a Tuesday, Jan. 16, relea
Bizjournals / Posted 7 minutes ago
Memphis-based shipping giant FedEx Corp. announced in a Tuesday, Jan. 16, release that it plans to realign its specialty logistics and e-commerce solutions under FedEx Trade Networks Inc. (FTN) — a FedEx Corp. business segment. “In order to improve... Read more
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Bizjournals
Orbitz names Havas Chicago as new ad agency of recordOrbitz, the travel website that is a unit of Expedia.com, has tapped Havas Chic
Bizjournals / Posted 7 minutes ago
Orbitz, the travel website that is a unit of Expedia.com, has tapped Havas Chicago as its new ad agency of record. Havas got the win after a competitive agency review that included 10 agencies. Havas had an edge, it appears, because of the agency's... Read more
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Bizjournals
GE CEO considering breaking up companyThere were few other details about what breaking the company up would look like
Bizjournals / Posted 7 minutes ago
There were few other details about what breaking the company up would look like. Flannery said an update is expected this spring. General Electric's stock has lost more than 40 percent of its value in the last year. The stock was selling down almost... Read more
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Orange County Business Journal
Midday Stock RoundupThe S&P 500 was up 0.2% in midday trading to 2,792.72. The Dow Jones Industria
Orange County Business Journal / Posted 7 minutes ago
The S&P 500 was up 0.2% in midday trading to 2,792.72. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 0.5% to 25,933.64. The Nasdaq climbed 0.2% to 7,272.76. The yield on a 10-year Treasury bond increased 0.3% o 2.56%. The price of gold fell 0.1% to... Read more
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Business Insider
CREDIT SUISSE: There are 3 things that could drive the stock market crazy in 2018Stock market volatility was locked near record lows for much of 2017, and Credi
Business Insider / Posted 10 minutes ago
Stock market volatility was locked near record lows for much of 2017, and Credit Suisse says it has nowhere to go but up. The firm highlights three things that could drive a surge in price swings this year. Exchange-traded products linked to the... Read more
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Business Insider
Apple, Amazon, and other tech titans could threaten big banks in one key areaS&P: "We currently do not see competition from tech titans as posing a short-te
Business Insider / Posted 10 minutes ago
S&P: "We currently do not see competition from tech titans as posing a short-term risk to our bank ratings." But in the longer term banks could face serious competition from the likes of Apple and Google in the payments space, which can account for... Read more
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Business Insider
There's a 'significant risk to markets' that's a bigger worry than where the economy is headed nextThe Treasury Department is set to increase its bond sales to support the govern
Business Insider / Posted 10 minutes ago
The Treasury Department is set to increase its bond sales to support the government's funding needs. According to Deutsche Bank's Torsten Slok, this incoming supply flood is a "significant risk to markets" that's worth more attention than the US... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Aberdeen accepts offer to purchase former high school buildingAn offer from Brijesh Patel, of Keyona Investors LLC, to purchase the former Ab
Baltimore Sun / Posted 11 minutes ago
An offer from Brijesh Patel, of Keyona Investors LLC, to purchase the former Aberdeen High School building for $455,000 has been accepted by Aberdeen city officials. Patel has discussed redeveloping the building at 34 N. Philadelphia Blvd. —... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Verifone card machines down worldwideVerifone is experiencing a “global outage” on its card machines. Furious custo
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 12 minutes ago
Verifone is experiencing a “global outage” on its card machines. Furious customers caught out with no cash and no update from the company took to Twitter to complain. One user said: “Poor show Verifone. Another lengthy outage that suggests no... Read more
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CBS News
Ferrero buys Nestle's U.S. candy business for $2.8 billionSwiss food and beverage company Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to It
CBS News / Posted 12 minutes ago
Swiss food and beverage company Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Italian confectioner group Ferrero for $2.8 billion in cash, Ferrero announced on Tuesday. Ferrero will take control of more than 20 Nestle brands including Butterfinger,... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why Blackhawk Network Holdings Stock Is Up 23% TodayWhat happened Gift card technology company Blackhawk Network Holdings(NASDAQ:
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
What happened Gift card technology company Blackhawk Network Holdings(NASDAQ: HAWK) has agreed to be taken private by tech-focused private equity firm Silver Lake and investment fund P2 Capital Partners. The two acquirers have agreed to buy... Read more
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FOX Business
Is General Dynamics Corporation a Buy?When it comes to investing luminaries, few have had the staying power of Benjam
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
When it comes to investing luminaries, few have had the staying power of Benjamin Graham. He's the man who helped mold Warren Buffett, and his investing classic The Intelligent Investor is still a must-read for any serious investor despite having... Read more
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FOX Business
GE faces big charge: Is a break-up next?General Electric (NYSE:GE) CEO John Flannery isn’t having an easy time turning
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
General Electric (NYSE:GE) CEO John Flannery isn’t having an easy time turning the company around. Shares had a bit of respite at the start of the year, regrouping slightly after the company was the worst performing Dow Jones industrial average... Read more
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FOX Business
Why T-Mobile US Stock Rose Just 10% in 2017What happened Continue Reading Below Shares of T-Mobile US(NASDAQ: TMUS) gai
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
What happened Continue Reading Below Shares of T-Mobile US(NASDAQ: TMUS) gained 10.4% in 2017, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. Investors in the third-largest wireless provider in North America fell short of larger gains in... Read more
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FOX Business
Why T-Mobile US Stock Rose Just 10% in 2017What happened Shares of T-Mobile US(NASDAQ: TMUS) gained 10.4% in 2017, accor
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
What happened Shares of T-Mobile US(NASDAQ: TMUS) gained 10.4% in 2017, according to data from S&P Global Market Intelligence. Investors in the third-largest wireless provider in North America fell short of larger gains in the stock market overall,... Read more
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FOX Business
Is General Dynamics Corporation a Buy?When it comes to investing luminaries, few have had the staying power of Benjam
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
When it comes to investing luminaries, few have had the staying power of Benjamin Graham. He's the man who helped mold Warren Buffett, and his investing classic The Intelligent Investor is still a must-read for any serious investor despite having... Read more
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FOX Business
Here's Why Blackhawk Network Holdings Stock Is Up 23% TodayWhat happened Continue Reading Below Gift card technology company Blackhawk N
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
What happened Continue Reading Below Gift card technology company Blackhawk Network Holdings(NASDAQ: HAWK) has agreed to be taken private by tech-focused private equity firm Silver Lake and investment fund P2 Capital Partners. The two acquirers... Read more
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FOX Business
GE faces big charge: Is a break-up next?General Electric (GE) CEO John Flannery isn’t having an easy time turning the c
FOX Business / Posted 13 minutes ago
General Electric (GE) CEO John Flannery isn’t having an easy time turning the company around. Continue Reading Below Shares had a bit of respite at the start of the year, regrouping slightly after the company was the worst performing Dow Jones... Read more
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The Hill
Lawmakers push AT&T to stop working with HuaweiThe move, which congressional aides said is motivated by national security conc
The Hill / Posted 14 minutes ago
The move, which congressional aides said is motivated by national security concerns, comes amid mounting pressure from the government to curb Chinese firms’ entry into U.S. markets. Earlier in January, AT&T scrapped a plan to offer Huawei phones... Read more
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The Hill
Walmart shuttering stores a bad sign of things to come for retail workersIn the midst of receiving positive press last week following an announcement th
The Hill / Posted 14 minutes ago
In the midst of receiving positive press last week following an announcement that it was raising its minimum wage and offering some employees a one-time bonus, Walmart announced its plans to close 63 of its Sam’s Club locations. This is more than a... Read more
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WTSP-TV Tampa
Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Ferrero for about $2.9BNestle is selling its U.S. confectionery business to Italian chocolate and cand
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 15 minutes ago
Nestle is selling its U.S. confectionery business to Italian chocolate and candy maker Ferrero for an estimated $2.9 billion, the company announced Tuesday. Nestle's American sweet treats include Nestle Crunch, Butterfinger, Baby Ruth, Raisinets,... Read more
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Al.com
Birmingham among nation's best in home buyers' markets, survey saysThe Birmingham metro area is among the nation's top ten best real estate market
Al.com / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Birmingham metro area is among the nation's top ten best real estate markets for home buyers. That's according to the Owners.com 2017 Market Recap data study ranking the top 10 buyer and overheated markets among metropolitan statistical areas.... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Nestle selling US candy business for $2.9 billionNEW YORK (AP) — Swiss food and drink giant Nestle is selling its U.S. candy bus
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 15 minutes ago
NEW YORK (AP) — Swiss food and drink giant Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Italy's Ferrero for about $2.9 billion in cash. Ferrero will take over iconic chocolate brands Butterfinger and Crunch bars, as well as the sugary Nerds,... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Spectrum Brands selling Rayovac battery business to competitor Energizer Holdings for $2BThe Rayovac brand of batteries and flashlights will become part of Energizer --
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 15 minutes ago
The Rayovac brand of batteries and flashlights will become part of Energizer -- one of its main competitors -- if plans by their parent companies are approved by regulators. Middleton-based Spectrum Brands Holdings announced Tuesday it has a... Read more
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The Courier Express Newspapers
Continental Carbonic seeking more employees“The partnership between PGP and Continental Carbonic Products, Inc. provides a
The Courier Express Newspapers / Posted 15 minutes ago
“The partnership between PGP and Continental Carbonic Products, Inc. provides another Pennsylvania made product and creates countless jobs for many Pennsylvanians, while serving multiple industries such as food-grade and medical industry sectors,”... Read more
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WHAS TV11 Louisville
Nestle is selling its U.S. candy business to Ferrero for about $2.9BNestle is selling its U.S. confectionery business to Italian chocolate and cand
WHAS TV11 Louisville / Posted 17 minutes ago
Nestle is selling its U.S. confectionery business to Italian chocolate and candy maker Ferrero for an estimated $2.9 billion, the company announced Tuesday. Nestle's American sweet treats include Nestle Crunch, Butterfinger, Baby Ruth, Raisinets,... Read more
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