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*Dow Chemical, DuPont jump on reported merger talks. Dec 9- U.S. stocks looked set to snap a two-day losing streak as crude oil prices clawed back some losses and reported merger talks between Dow Chemical and DuPont helped prop up shares of raw materials companies. Dow Chemical was up 11.2 percent at $56.59 while DuPont jumped 12.5 percent to $74.94, after reports...
*Dow Chemical, DuPont jump on merger talks. *Yahoo up after shelving Alibaba spinoff plans. Dow Chemical was up 11.4 percent at $56.70 while DuPont jumped 10 percent to $73.26, after reports that the companies are in talks to merge.
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U.S. stock futures were looking over their shoulders at the energy markets this morning, after two days of whiplash from falling oil prices.
Dec 8- Costco Wholesale Corp reported a fall in comparable-store sales for the third straight quarter as a stronger dollar reduced the value of sales from overseas markets. Costco gets almost 30 percent of revenue from outside the United States. Net income attributable to the company rose to $480 million, or $1.09 per share, from $496 million, or $1.12 per share, a...
Dec 8- Costco Wholesale Corp reported a fall in comparable-store sales for the third straight quarter as a stronger dollar reduced the value of sales from overseas markets. Comparable sales, including fuel and foreign currency impacts, fell 1 percent in the first quarter ended Nov. 22, 2015. Net income attributable to the company rose to $480 million, or $1.09 per...
Dec 8- A U.S. federal agency has yet to identify the source of an E. coli outbreak that sickened at least 19 people in seven states who may have been infected after eating rotisserie chicken salad sold at Costco Wholesale Corp.. A U.S. Food and Drug Administration laboratory analysis did not confirm the presence of E. coli in a sample of celery and onion mix collected...
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U.S. stock index futures pointed to lower open on Tuesday after a sharp decline in oil and iron ore prices weighed on sentiment.
U.S. stock futures were sharply lower this morning, after Monday's nearly 6 percent drop in crude sparked broad selling in oil shares and sent the Dow negative for the year.
WASHINGTON, Dec 7- The Federal Trade Commission has filed a complaint aimed at stopping Staples Inc, the nation's largest office supply store, from buying its top rival, Office Depot Inc, the agency said on Monday. "The commission has reason to believe that the proposed merger between Staples and Office Depot is likely to eliminate beneficial competition that...
HOUSTON, Dec 3- The U.S. Federal Energy Regulatory Commission on Thursday said Colonial Pipeline Co must justify proposed sweeping changes to its tariff governing how gasoline and distillates are shipped on the clogged fuel artery before it can take effect next year. FERC said in a filing that it accepted Colonial's revised tariff, but the changes cannot be...
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U.S. stock futures were sharply higher, after yesterday's slide essentially wiped out Tuesday's big rally. Investors this morning are focusing on the Fed and the European Central Bank.
The FDA's E.coli recall now includes over 150,000 items that you can find in any grocery store. NBCNews reports.
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U.S. stock index futures indicated a mixed open on Black Friday as Wall Street digests a slump in Chinese stocks.
A sample of the diced vegetable blend examined by health authorities tested positive for the E. coli strain behind the recent outbreak.