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"The problem has skyrocketed in the past few years," and enforcement must keep pace, says City Council Housing and Buildings Committee Chairman Jumaane Williams. Airbnb says New York unfairly lumps occasional users in with hotel-scale operators, although officials say enforcement focuses on big players. "It can get overzealous," says Airbnb public policy head...
STONE MOUNTAIN, United States- Federal Reserve vice chair Stanley Fischer speaks at dinner before the 2015 Financial Markets Conference hosted by the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta- 2315 GMT. RICHMOND, United States- Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President Jeffrey Lacker speaks on "Economic Outlook, March 2015" before the Greater Richmond Chamber of...
NEW YORK— Real estate investment trust Realty Income Corp. is being be added to the S&P 500 index. S&P Dow Jones Indices said Friday that Realty Income, which owns 4,300 properties in 49 U.S. states and Puerto Rico, will join the broad stock market index the close of trading on April 6. Realty Income, which had been in the S&P MidCap 400, is replacing Windstream...
March 27- Intel Corp is in talks to buy fellow chipmaker Altera Corp in a deal likely to top $10 billion, according to a source familiar with the matter, making it Intel's biggest purchase ever and the latest merger in the quickly consolidating semiconductor sector. The acquisition of Altera, which makes programmable chips widely used in cellphone towers, the...
NEW YORK— A JetBlue Airways pilot who scared passengers by yelling about Jesus and al-Qaida during a 2012 trip from New York to Las Vegas sued the airline for more than $16 million Friday, saying it jeopardized the flight by failing to recognize he was ill. The lawsuit said Osbon, 52, was a flight standards captain who primarily flew Airbus planes and helped...
China Information Technology Inc.: Approximately 504,800 shares changed hands, a 1,742.6 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares rose$. 83 or 22.1 percent to $4.62. Tri-County Financial Corp.: Approximately 48,900 shares changed hands, a 2,258.2 percent increase over its 65- day average volume.
Comcast Corp. rose$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $55.94. Walt Disney Co. rose$. 24 or. 2 percent, to $105.48. Gannett rose$. 24 or. 7 percent, to $36.30.
Amgen Inc. rose $2.04 or 1.3 percent, to $162.59. Biogen Idec rose$. 94 or. 2 percent, to $429.87. Celgene Corp. rose $1.02 or. 9 percent, to $118.68.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. American Realty Investors Inc.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.9 decrease from its 65- day average volume. Central European Russia and Turkey Fund: Approximately 3,700 shares changed hands, a 91.1 decrease from its 65- day average volume.
Delta Air rose$. 79 or 1.8 percent, to $44.88. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 76 or 4.1 percent, to $19.28. Southwest Airlines Co. rose $1.06 or 2.5 percent, to $44.24.
NEW YORK— A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading:. Boulder Growth& Income Fund: Approximately 161,900 shares changed hands, a 343.7 percent increase over its 65- day average volume. The shares fell$. 01 or. 2 percent to $8.56.
General Electric Co. rose$. 06 or. 2 percent, to $24.86. Snap-On rose $1.86 or 1.3 percent, to $144.06. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.45 or 1.2 percent, to $198.50.
Aflac Inc. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $63.55. American International Group fell$. 14 or. 3 percent, to $54.03. MBIA fell$. 30 or 3.4 percent, to $8.60.
Caterpillar fell$. 21 or. 3 percent, to $79.67. Deere& Co. rose$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $87.46. Terex fell$. 38 or 1.4 percent, to $26.05.
Brinker International Inc. rose$. 56 or. 9 percent, to $60.59. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose $3.90 or. 6 percent, to $662.72. Darden Restaurants Inc. rose$. 79 or 1.2 percent, to $69.05.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top construction companies were down at the close of trading:. Fluor fell$. 71 or 1.2 percent, to $56.76. Quanta Services Inc. fell$. 23 or. 8 percent, to $28.01.
Cigna Corp. rose $2.77 or 2.2 percent, to $128.98. Humana Inc. rose $2.08 or 1.2 percent, to $177.52. UnitedHealth Group rose $1.76 or 1.5 percent, to $118.01.
Barrick Gold Corp. unchanged at $11.29. Gold Fields Ltd ADS fell$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $4.37. Newmont Mining Corp. rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $22.23.
Apple Inc s fell$. 99 or. 8 percent, to $123.25. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 52 or 1.6 percent, to $31.49. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 19 or. 1 percent, to $160.40.
Becton, Dickinson& Co. rose $1.38 or 1.0 percent, to $144.59. PerkinElmer rose$. 58 or 1.1 percent, to $51.09. Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. rose$. 62 or. 5 percent, to $133.69.