WASHINGTON, Jan 9- U.S. wholesale inventories recorded their largest increase in seven months in November and October's stocks were revised higher, leading economists to sharply raise their fourth-quarter growth estimates. The Commerce Department said on Friday wholesale inventories rose 0.8 percent, despite an energy price-related decline in the value...» Read More
SINGAPORE, Sept 10- Gold slipped on Wednesday to trade near its lowest in three months as speculation over an early U.S. interest rate hike strengthened the dollar and dulled bullion's appeal. *Spot gold slipped $1 to $1,254.90 an ounce by 0039 GMT.
Sept 9- The parent of White Rose Inc, one of the biggest independent food distributors in the New York City area, on Tuesday filed for bankruptcy and said it had agreed to sell substantially all its assets to C&S Wholesale Grocers Inc, one of the largest privately held U.S. companies.
NEW YORK, Aug 13- The millions of Americans that use propane to heat their homes, dry crops or keep livestock warm expect another tough winter this year as a fragmented supply network of pipelines, trains and trucks struggles to keep pace with spiking demand.
*Second-quarter productivity rises at 2.5 percent pace. WASHINGTON, Aug 8- Productivity at U.S. nonfarm businesses rebounded strongly in the second quarter, putting a lid on wage pressures and giving the Federal Reserve room to keep interest rates low for a while.
WASHINGTON, Aug 8- U.S. wholesale inventories rose less than expected in June, which could have an impact on the growth estimate for the second-quarter. The Commerce Department said on Friday wholesale inventories increased 0.3 percent after a downwardly revised 0.3 percent gain in May.
SYDNEY, Aug 8- London copper slipped on Friday and was set to post its third weekly loss in four as supply slowly improves and traders await fresh data from top metals user China later in the session. Copper sank to a five week low on Wednesday at $6,951.75 a tonne.
SINGAPORE, Aug 8- Gold dipped on Friday after two days of gains, but remained on track to snap a three-week losing streak as geopolitical tensions over Ukraine lift the metal's safe-haven appeal. *Gold has been boosted by risk-aversion sentiment in the market, after U.S. and European equities slumped fearing a worsening of tensions between Russia and the West.
SINGAPORE, Aug 7- U.S. oil futures clung to overnight gains to trade above $97 a barrel early on Friday on renewed supply risks on news that the United States is considering military action against Islamic militants in Iraq.
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.