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Sept 18- JetBlue Airways on Thursday named Robin Hayes, its current president and a former British Airways executive, to succeed Dave Barger as chief executive, sending the airline's shares up in after-market trading.
Sept 18- Bank of Montreal was sued on Thursday by a trustee liquidating two Florida funds that claimed to have lost money in a Ponzi scheme operated by Minnesota businessman Thomas Petters.
NEW YORK— The U.S. stock market closed at record highs on Thursday following another piece of good news on the economy. Fewer Americans filed first-time claims for unemployment benefits last week, according to the Labor Department. That came a day after the Federal Reserve on Wednesday made clear it would keep interest rates near zero for a while.
DETROIT, Sept 18- The Detroit Institute of Arts is prepared to sue to prevent the sale of its collection if Detroit's plan for exiting bankruptcy is not approved, the museum's chief operating officer told U.S. Bankruptcy Court on Thursday.
NEW YORK, Sept 18- Investors in U.S.-based funds added a net $6.7 billion into stock funds in the week ended Sept. 17, data from Thomson Reuters' Lipper service showed on Thursday. Stock mutual funds attracted $646 million of that money, with stock exchange-traded funds drawing in $6.1 billion.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top chemicals companies were mixed at the close of trading:. Dow Chemical Co. fell$. 56 or 1.0 percent, to $53.59. DuPont Co. rose $1.95 or 2.8 percent, to $71.20.
Bank of America Corp. rose$. 27 or 1.6 percent, to $17.04. Citigroup Inc. rose $1.27 or 2.4 percent, to $53.66. Goldman Sachs rose $3.07 or 1.7 percent, to $187.89.
Kroger rose$. 19 or. 4 percent, to $52.49. Safeway fell$. 05 or. 1 percent, to $34.33. Supervalu rose$. 04 or. 4 percent, to $9.67.
Colgate-Palmolive Co. rose$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $65.31. Kimberly-Clark Corp. unchanged at $106.72. Procter& Gamble Co. rose$. 03 or percent, to $84.19.
Kohl's Corp. rose$. 98 or 1.6 percent, to $62.50. Macy's Inc. fell$. 07 or. 1 percent, to $60.56. Nordstrom fell$. 10 or. 1 percent, to $69.27.
Delta Air rose$. 50 or 1.3 percent, to $39.44. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 13 or 1.2 percent, to $11.33. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 80 or 2.3 percent, to $35.23.
Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $16.81. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 20 or. 7 percent, to $29.01. ManpowerGroup rose$. 16 or. 2 percent, to $75.73.
Apple Inc s rose$. 21 or. 2 percent, to $101.79. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 34 or. 9 percent, to $37.01. International Business Machines Corp. rose$. 95 or. 5 percent, to $193.75.
ConAgra Foods Inc. rose $1.47 or 4.6 percent, to $33.48. General Mills Inc. rose$. 39 or. 8 percent, to $51.22. Mondelez International Inc. rose$. 39 or 1.1 percent, to $35.81.
CVSCaremark fell $1.06 or 1.3 percent, to $81.18. Rite Aid fell $1.23 or 18.5 percent, to $5.41. Walgreen fell$. 55 or. 9 percent, to $63.18.
General Electric Co. rose$. 16 or. 6 percent, to $26.21. Snap-On rose$. 34 or. 3 percent, to $125.33. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 42 or. 3 percent, to $153.89.
NEW YORK— Shares of some top telecom companies were up at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose$. 14 or. 4 percent, to $35.16. Verizon Communications Inc. rose$. 48 or 1.0 percent, to $49.69.
Fluor rose$. 86 or 1.2 percent, to $70.51. Foster Wheeler rose$. 28 or. 9 percent, to $31.54. Quanta Services Inc. rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $37.05.
Apollo Group fell$. 04 or. 2 percent, to $26.59. Career Education Corp. fell$. 02 or. 4 percent, to $5.17. Strayer Education Inc. rose$. 87 or 1.4 percent, to $60.89.
Ark Restaurants Corp.: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.8 decrease from its 65- day average volume. Auburn National Bancorp: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.9 decrease from its 65- day average volume. Chicopee Bancorp: Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.8 decrease from its 65- day average volume.