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Hewlett-Packard Sales Drop But Results Top Expectations

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 3:35pm
Hewlett-Packard posts weaker fourth-quarter sales, the ninth consecutive top-line decline, but the computer maker swung to a profit
Categories: Financial News

Cox Explores Bid for Time Warner Cable

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 2:50pm
Cox Communications is contemplating jumping into the bidding for larger rival Time Warner Cable, either on its own or with others.
Categories: Financial News

U.K., German Regulators Scrutinize Gold, Silver Pricing

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 2:30pm
Authorities are reviewing how the metals' prices are set.
Categories: Financial News

Generic Herceptin Approved in India

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 2:19pm
India's Biocon received approval for a generic version of Roche's breast-cancer drug Herceptin in India. Roche had decided not to seek patent approval for the drug there.
Categories: Financial News

Set of Global Trade Deals Stalls

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 2:13pm
A package of global trade deals was on life support after officials at the World Trade Organization said talks ahead of a meeting of ministers in Bali had hit a roadblock, stymied by a small group of nations led by India.
Categories: Financial News

YPF Deal Worth $5 Billion in Bonds to Repsol

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 1:50pm
Argentina would pay Repsol $5 billion in Argentine government bonds for the expropriation of the Spanish company's controlling stake in YPF, according to people familiar with the proposal.
Categories: Financial News

USDA Raises 2013 Farm-Income Forecast

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 1:11pm
Federal forecasters increased their estimate for U.S. farm income this year by 9% to $131 billion, as bumper corn and soybean harvests help farmers offset lower prices for their crops.
Categories: Financial News

China's Sinopec in Talks to Invest in Kitimat LNG Project

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 12:42pm
Sinopec is in early discussions with Apache Corp.to buy a minority stake in a liquefied natural-gas project on Canada's Pacific coast, people familiar with the matter said.
Categories: Financial News

EU to Stay in Data Pact With U.S.

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 11:57am
But the European Commission says that Safe Harbor, which protects U.S. companies from being sued in Europe under the EU's data protection directive, cannot be maintained without reform.
Categories: Financial News

Vivendi to Spin Off Telecom Unit

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 11:20am
The board of French conglomerate Vivendi Tuesday approved plans to spin off of its French telecommunication business and named French industrialist Vincent Bolloré as Vivendi's eventual chairman.
Categories: Financial News

FDIC Says U.S. Banking Industry Continues Slow Rebound

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 11:05am
U.S. banking continued its recovery in third quarter, but earnings fell year-over-year for the first time since 2009, the FDIC said.
Categories: Financial News

Housing Sector Shows Sign of Strength

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 10:57am
Housing permits surged in October to their highest level in more than five years, driven by strong demand for multi-family buildings such as apartments and condos, a sign U.S. home construction could gain traction as the year ends.
Categories: Financial News

German Cartel Office Drops Amazon Review on Pricing

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 10:33am
Germany's cartel office has dropped proceedings against Amazon.com Inc. after the online retailer satisfied authorities it has abandoned a pricing policy
Categories: Financial News

Gold Prices Steady After Monday's Drop to 20-Month Low

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 9:02am
Gold futures tread water in early trading Tuesday after a see-saw session the day before, even as a new research note from UBS lowered price targets and offered little support for the metal in the near-term.
Categories: Financial News

Barnes & Noble Profit Jumps on Cost Cutting

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 8:55am
Barnes & Noble fiscal second-quarter profit jumped as the bookstore retailer cut costs, masking a bigger-than-expected decline in revenue.
Categories: Financial News

Aeropostale Adopts Poison Pill

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 8:26am
Aeropostale said it has adopted a shareholder-rights plan as the struggling teen retailer comes under pressure from an activist investor to sell itself to a buyer who would take it private.
Categories: Financial News

BOE's Carney Criticizes Official U.K. Data

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 8:08am
Bank of England Gov. Mark Carney criticized the quality of some economic data that officials receive from Britain's statistics agency, including data judged crucial to setting monetary policy.
Categories: Financial News

Men's Wearhouse Bids for Jos. A. Bank

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 8:03am
Men's Wearhouse offered to buy rival men's clothing retailer Jos. A. Bank for about $1.5 billion, less than two weeks after Jos. A. Bank dropped its bid for Men's Wearhouse.
Categories: Financial News

Tiffany Profit Up 50% on Higher Sales

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 7:26am
Tiffany said fiscal third-quarter profit surged driven by sales growth across its regions and controlled expenses, aiding a boost in margins. The company raised its earnings outlook for the year by 15 cents a share
Categories: Financial News

Hormel Net Up on Gains From Skippy

Tue, 11/26/2013 - 6:21am
Hormel Up On Skippy Buy, Consumers Eating More At Home
Categories: Financial News

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