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Jeb Bush entered the Florida governor's mansion in 1999 with a net worth of $2 million, a relatively modest fortune compared with others in the Bush family. He is on the boards of four companies, including Tenet Healthcare Corp. and Rayonier Inc., a real estate investment trust that owns large swaths of forestland.
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Home Depot said Thursday that malicious software lurking in its check-out terminals between April and September affected 56 million debit and credit cards that customers swiped at its stores. The Department of Homeland Security Department warned last month that more than 1,000 retailers could have malware in their cash-register computers.
NEW YORK, Sept 19- American Airlines Group Inc said on Friday it struck a tentative contract agreement with the Association of Professional Flight Attendants, an important step in finalizing a deal with 24,500 U.S.-based stewards at the airline.
NEW YORK, Sept 19- Merrill Lynch fired two veteran brokers from its Private Banking and Investment Group two weeks ago for guiding clients to invest in a hedge fund outside of the brokerage firm.
Aflac Inc. fell$. 29 or. 5 percent, to $58.40. American International Group fell $1.09 or 1.9 percent, to $55.24. MBIA fell$. 29 or 3.0 percent, to $9.53.
ConAgra Foods Inc. rose$. 13 or. 4 percent, to $33.61. General Mills Inc. rose$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $51.28. Hormel Foods Corp. fell$. 45 or. 9 percent, to $50.52.
Bank of America Corp. fell$. 09 or. 5 percent, to $16.95. Citigroup Inc. fell$. 18 or. 3 percent, to $53.48. Goldman Sachs fell $1.69 or. 9 percent, to $186.20.
Cigna Corp. rose$. 04 or percent, to $95.25. Humana Inc. rose $1.73 or 1.3 percent, to $134.91. UnitedHealth Group rose$. 17 or. 2 percent, to $87.80.
Fluor fell$. 24 or. 3 percent, to $70.27. Foster Wheeler rose$. 22 or. 7 percent, to $31.76. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $37.01.
Apple Inc s fell$. 83 or. 8 percent, to $100.96. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 22 or. 6 percent, to $36.79. International Business Machines Corp. rose$. 25 or. 1 percent, to $194.00.
Kohl's Corp. fell$. 51 or. 8 percent, to $61.99. Macy's Inc. fell$. 46 or. 8 percent, to $60.10. Nordstrom rose$. 11 or. 2 percent, to $69.38.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. BRT Realty Trust: Approximately 182,700 shares changed hands, a 1,173.8 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 13 or 1.7 percent to $7.67.
Coca-Cola Co. rose$. 26 or. 6 percent, to $42.05. Dr Pepper Snapple rose$. 81 or 1.3 percent, to $64.17. Molson Coors Brewing Co. fell$. 31 or. 4 percent, to $76.58.
Amgen Inc. rose $1.99 or 1.4 percent, to $144.01. Biogen Idec fell$. 75 or. 2 percent, to $329.24. Celgene Corp. rose$. 58 or. 6 percent, to $93.85.
Allergan fell $1.76 or 1.0 percent, to $168.21. Baxter International Inc. fell$. 56 or. 8 percent, to $72.54. Boston Scientific Corp. fell$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $12.41.
Ford Motor Co. rose$. 07 or. 4 percent, to $16.65. General Motors Co. fell$. 09 or. 3 percent, to $33.94. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $34.46.
BP PLC rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $46.46. ConocoPhillips rose$. 59 or. 7 percent, to $80.56. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose$. 51 or. 5 percent, to $97.12.
Autozone Inc. fell $5.87 or 1.1 percent, to $526.44. Bed Bath& Beyond Inc. fell$. 14 or. 2 percent, to $63.85. Best Buy fell$. 35 or 1.0 percent, to $34.61.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top drug benefits companies were mixed at the close of trading:. CVSCaremark rose$. 19 or. 2 percent, to $81.37. Express Scripts Holding Co. fell$. 25 or. 3 percent, to $74.35.