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  • Final Glance: Autos companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Ford Motor Co. rose$. 05 or. 3 percent, to $16.52. General Motors Co. rose$. 08 or. 2 percent, to $33.71. Honda Motor Co. fell$. 37 or 1.1 percent, to $34.13.

  • Final Glance: Drug Benefits companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Shares of some top drug benefits companies were up at the close of trading:. CVSCaremark rose$. 98 or 1.2 percent, to $82.22. Express Scripts Holding Co. rose$. 65 or. 9 percent, to $74.04.

  • Final Glance: Big-box Retail companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Costco Wholesale Corp. rose$. 72 or. 6 percent, to $126.43. Target rose$. 65 or 1.0 percent, to $62.86. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. rose$. 51 or. 7 percent, to $76.32.

  • Final Glance: Tools and Appliances companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    General Electric Co. rose$. 29 or 1.1 percent, to $26.21. Snap-On rose$. 48 or. 4 percent, to $125.84. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 57 or. 4 percent, to $152.60.

  • Final Glance: Airlines companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Delta Air rose$. 32 or. 8 percent, to $39.52. JetBlue Airways Corp. rose$. 16 or 1.4 percent, to $11.42. Southwest Airlines Co. rose$. 67 or 2.0 percent, to $34.53.

  • Final Glance: Staffing companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Kelly Services Inc. class A fell$. 07 or. 4 percent, to $16.96. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose$. 07 or. 2 percent, to $29.18. ManpowerGroup fell$. 28 or. 4 percent, to $75.07.

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Kroger rose$. 67 or 1.3 percent, to $52.22. Safeway rose$. 17 or. 5 percent, to $34.41. Supervalu rose$. 16 or 1.7 percent, to $9.58.

  • Final Glance: Utilities companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    American Electric Power Co. rose$. 94 or 1.8 percent, to $53.63. Consolidated Edison Inc. Holding Co. rose$. 70 or 1.2 percent, to $57.24. Dominion Resources Inc. rose$. 68 or 1.0 percent, to $69.34.

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    BP PLC rose$. 34 or. 7 percent, to $46.23. ConocoPhillips rose $1.35 or 1.7 percent, to $80.75. Exxon Mobil Corp. rose $1.14 or 1.2 percent, to $97.43.

  • Final Glance: Education companies Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:46 PM ET

    Apollo Group fell$. 13 or. 5 percent, to $26.98. Career Education Corp. fell$. 08 or 1.5 percent, to $5.09. Strayer Education Inc. fell$. 20 or. 3 percent, to $59.91.

  • *FOB soybean offers for October/November shipments fell 7 cents to 173/ 163 cents over CBOT November futures, tracking weaker nearby CIF values- which fell about 25- 30 cents a bushel this week- ahead of the expected record harvest.

  • AP Top Extended Financial Headlines At 7 p.m. EDT Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    UPS plans to hire up to 95,000 seasonal employees for holiday season US CEO optimism falls in 3rd quarter as chief executives see less hiring, investment A risky bet on Alibaba?

  • AP Top Financial News At 7 p.m. EDT Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 7:00 PM ET

    UPS expects to hire up to 95,000 seasonal workers US CEOs less optimistic about hiring, spending Alibaba risk: China's rise leaves out investors Stocks end higher as investors await news from Fed Congress: Safety agency mishandled GM recall Margaritaville casino owners seek bankruptcy Survey finds skepticism about trade's benefits Self-driving cars now need a permit in California Speculation swirls over Fed language on rate hike US producer prices unchanged in August

  • Sacramento- based Calpers said on Monday it was pulling about $4 billion from a total of 30 hedge funds it was invested in under its Absolute Return Strategies portfolio, citing costs and difficulty in maintaining the program. BlueTrend, owned by U.K.- based BlueCrest Capital Management, could not immediately be reached for comment.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 16- New York's attorney general said on Tuesday that Barclays Plc's motion to dismiss the state's lawsuit alleging the bank lied to customers about "high-frequency" trading on its private trading platform should be denied.

  • Microsoft boosts dividend 11 pct, adds new directors Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 6:47 PM ET

    SEATTLE, Sept 16- Microsoft Corp on Tuesday announced an 11 percent increase in its quarterly dividend and appointed two new directors to replace two board members who decided not to seek re-election.

  • The vote affects about 14,500 agents who work at both American and US Airways.

  • WASHINGTON, Sept 16- U.S. Federal Communications Commission chairman Tom Wheeler urged consumer advocates and wireless industry representatives on Tuesday to address how wireless carriers might be allowed to "reasonably manage" their Internet networks.

  • Sept 16- For-profit education companies Education Management Corp and Corinthian Colleges Inc said they would not be able to file their annual reports on time.

  • Sept 16- Specialty healthcare company Endo International Plc offered to buy Auxilium Pharmaceuticals Inc for about $2.2 billion in cash and stock to expand its men's healthcare products business.