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  • Obama stirs debate but loophole unlikely to close Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:53 PM ET

    President Barack Obama may be igniting debate by going after a tax loophole, but analysts see little chance Congress will take action soon.

  • The FCC's Media Bureau said Sinclair will divest the TV station in Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, and give up the licenses of Allbritton stations in Birmingham, Alabama, and Charleston, South Carolina, delivering programming there through so-called multi-casting on the signal of stations Sinclair already owns.

  • WASHINGTON, July 24- Jade and rubies from Myanmar will remain banned from the United States unless the Asian nation moves to end a provision in its constitution that bars opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi from running for president, a senior U.S. senator said on Thursday.

  • NEW YORK, July 24- A U.S. judge on Thursday expressed concern over a proposed $450 million settlement of claims Apple Inc conspired with five publishers to fix e-book prices, saying its provisions could drastically reduce money paid to consumers depending on appeals.

  • July 24- Pandora Media Inc forecast current quarter adjusted profit below analysts' estimates as it plans to plow money back into the business. Pandora forecast adjusted profit of 5- 8 cents per share on revenue of $235- $240 million for the third quarter ending September.

  • Final Glance: Aerospace companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Boeing fell $2.31 or 1.8 percent, to $124.40. Lockheed Martin Corp. rose $1.87 or 1.1 percent, to $169.97. Northrop Grumman Corp. rose $1.31 or 1.0 percent, to $127.92.

  • Final Glance: Department Store Retail companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Kohl's Corp. rose$. 28 or. 5 percent, to $52.10. Macy's Inc. rose$. 44 or. 8 percent, to $57.92. Nordstrom rose $1.00 or 1.5 percent, to $68.76.

  • Final Glance: Coal companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Arch Coal rose$. 04 or 1.4 percent, to $2.91. Consol Energy Inc. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $40.74. Peabody Energy rose$. 18 or 1.2 percent, to $15.15.

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were mixed at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell$. 38 or 1.1 percent, to $35.50. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 14 or. 3 percent, to $51.05.

  • Final Glance: Machinery companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Caterpillar fell $3.34 or 3.1 percent, to $105.04. Deere& Co. fell$. 47 or. 5 percent, to $86.98. Terex fell $3.06 or 7.6 percent, to $37.42.

  • Final Glance: Managed Care companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Cigna Corp. fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $96.75. Humana Inc. fell$. 16 or. 1 percent, to $132.90. UnitedHealth Group fell$. 26 or. 3 percent, to $85.68.

  • Final Glance: Leisure companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Las Vegas Sands Corp. fell$. 64 or. 9 percent, to $73.10. MGM Resorts International fell$. 30 or 1.1 percent, to $25.98. Marriott International Inc. rose$. 36 or. 5 percent, to $66.83.

  • Final Glance: Medical Devices companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Allergan fell $1.86 or 1.1 percent, to $170.57. Baxter International Inc. rose$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $77.00. Boston Scientific Corp. rose$. 24 or 1.8 percent, to $13.26.

  • Final Glance: Big-box Retail companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 55 or. 5 percent, to $118.14. Target rose$. 26 or. 4 percent, to $60.99. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. fell$. 64 or. 8 percent, to $76.35.

  • Final Glance: Utilities companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    American Electric Power Co. rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $54.01. Consolidated Edison Inc. Holding Co. rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $57.31. Dominion Resources Inc. rose$. 13 or. 2 percent, to $70.34.

  • Final Glance: Banks companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Bank of America Corp. rose$. 10 or. 6 percent, to $15.62. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 09 or. 2 percent, to $50.09. Goldman Sachs fell$. 56 or. 3 percent, to $176.26.

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest volume increases Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Angie's List Inc.: Approximately 12,134,400 shares changed hands, a 929.3 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell $1.96 or 19.3 percent to $8.21. Carver Bancorp: Approximately 10,800 shares changed hands, a 1,828.5 percent increase over its 65- day average volume.

  • Final Glance: Restaurant companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Brinker International Inc. rose$. 18 or. 4 percent, to $44.93. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. fell $1.07 or. 2 percent, to $660.20. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 80 or 1.8 percent, to $45.29.

  • Final Glance: Food companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    ConAgra Foods Inc. rose$. 19 or. 6 percent, to $31.02. General Mills Inc. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $52.95. Hormel Foods Corp. fell$. 13 or. 3 percent, to $47.71.

  • Final Glance: Computer companies Thursday, 24 Jul 2014 | 6:22 PM ET

    Apple Inc s fell$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $97.03. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $35.04. International Business Machines Corp. rose $1.61 or. 8 percent, to $195.24.