MELBOURNE, Feb 9- London copper hovered near its highest since late November on Thursday as niggling supply risks threatened to corrode what is expected to be a modest surplus this year. That followed a 1.7- percent gain in the previous session when prices climbed to $5,925, not far from a two-month peak of $6,007 a tonne hit on Feb. 1. *Shanghai Futures Exchange...
Feb 9- Gold slipped from 3- month highs on Thursday on profit taking, but political risks from elections in Europe and worries over U.S. *Investors are concerned about the strong showing in the French presidential race of far-right candidate Marine Le Pen, who has promised to take France out of the euro zone and to hold a referendum on European Union membership.
The recall involved certain cans made in the company's Franklin Park, Illinois, facility. "We believe this was a deliberate, malicious act by an individual or individuals familiar with the quality and safety procedures at its Franklin Park, IL facility", Altria said in a e-mailed statement. A majority of U.S. Smokeless Tobacco Company's cans made at a separate...
WASHINGTON, Jan 27- U.S. economic growth likely slowed in the fourth quarter as a plunge in shipments of soybeans weighed on exports, but a healthy increase in consumer spending and rising business investment should underscore the economy's underlying momentum. The government will publish its first estimate of fourth-quarter GDP on Friday at 8:30 a.m..
Liberty Media CEO Greg Maffei says that media giants are adjusting to the changing landscape of subscription-based video.
Herb Greenberg, Pacific Square Research Partner, and CNBC's Scott Wapner, discuss Bill Ackman's attack on Herbalife's business model.
U.S. wholesale inventories rose less than expected in December, suggesting a moderation in the pace of stock accumulation.
A local currency hit by months of political unrest, and skittish consumers spending less are keeping the pressure on Thai billionaire Dhanin Chearavanont.
In one of Herbalife's fastest-growing markets, sellers' extraordinary health claims are drawing unwanted attention.
Shanghai authorities are testing mislabeled mutton from a wholesaler that supplies a chain of hot pot restaurants run by U.S. fast food firm Yum Brands.
Gold prices topped $1,675 an ounce, rising along with the euro after the European Central Bank gave no hints on near-term rate cuts.