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  • FedEx approves buyback of up to 15M shares Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 5:13 PM ET

    NEW YORK— FedEx said Monday it approved the repurchase of up to 15 million shares of its stock, which would cost $2.43 billion based on its current share price. Shares of FedEx Corp. are trading at all-time highs and closed at $162.18 on Monday. The Memphis, Tennessee- based company had 283.2 million shares on the market as of Sept. 17.

  • Macy's joins others in a big holiday hiring spree Monday, 29 Sep 2014 | 8:46 AM ET

    The department store chain, which also operates Bloomingdale's, said Monday that the growth is being fueled by its expanding online business.

  • BEIJING/ SHANGHAI, Sept 25- China said it would ease restrictions on foreign couriers seeking to deliver packages nationwide, potentially increasing competition in a fast-growing business already marked by bruising price wars.

  • GameStop hires 25,000 seasonal workers, up 47 pct Thursday, 25 Sep 2014 | 9:05 AM ET

    GRAPEVINE, Texas— Gamers rejoice: GameStop is almost doubling its number of seasonal workers this holiday season as it prepares to deal with strong demand for new video games and the new iPhone.

  • BEIJING/ SHANGHAI, Sept 25- China said it would ease restrictions on foreign couriers seeking to deliver packages nationwide, potentially increasing competition in a fast-growing business already marked by bruising price wars.

  • BEIJING, Sept 24- China said on Wednesday it would ease restrictions on foreign couriers seeking to deliver packages nationwide, potentially increasing competition in a fast-growing business already marked by bruising price wars.

  • UPDATE 1-China to free up domestic courier market Wednesday, 24 Sep 2014 | 8:30 AM ET

    BEIJING, Sept 24- China said on Wednesday it would allow qualified foreign couriers to deliver packages in its domestic market, potentially hotting up competition in a fast-growing business already marked by bruising price wars.

  • Brighter economy driving up holiday hiring plans Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 11:02 AM ET

    NEW YORK— UPS will hire up to 95,000. Kohl's plans to take on 67,000 and FedEx 50,000. Wal-Mart will add 60,000.. One after the other, a flurry of major U.S. retail and transportation companies announced sharp increases this week in the number of temporary workers they plan to hire for the holiday season.

  • VANCOUVER, Sept 17- Workers at a FedEx Corp warehouse in western Canada have successfully unionized, the first employees besides pilots at the package delivery company to organize in North America, a local Teamsters union said on Wednesday.

  • Sept 17- Department store operator Kohl's Corp said it is hiring more than 67,000 workers for the holiday selling season, about 34 percent more than what it recruited last season. The Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin- based retailer had hired about 50,000 seasonal employees for the 2013 holiday season.

  • FedEx delivers: Earnings beat expectations Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 11:34 AM ET

    FedEx reported a 24 percent rise in profit as the delivery company benefited from higher volumes in both its express and ground businesses.

  • FedEx better positioned than UPS: Analyst     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:53 AM ET

    Discussing how to play FedEx after the company's Q1 earnings surge, with Christian Wetherbee, Citi transportation analyst. Wetherbee says going into the holiday season FedEx is positioned to go after a better mix of business.

  • Kohl's, FedEx boost hiring plans for holidays Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 10:02 AM ET

    Fall might not have officially arrived yet, but companies are already detailing hiring plans for the holiday season.

  • CHICAGO, Sept 17- Package delivery company FedEx Corp should enjoy a record holiday peak season thanks to the continued rise of online consumer sales in the United States, company officials said on Wednesday.

  • Lennar's green shoots raise hopes for home sector Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:48 AM ET
    New homes for sale by Lennar home builders.

    Lennar's earnings beat on Wednesday, with fairly big numbers, will help the bull argument.

  • NFL needs 'zero tolerance' approach: Texans owner Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:44 AM ET
    Adrian Peterson of the Minnesota Vikings

    But Bob McNair also says he stands 100 percent behind NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell in his capacity to run the league.

  • US STOCKS-Wall St to open flat, eyes on Fed statement Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    NEW YORK, Sept 17- U.S. stocks were set to open little changed on Wednesday ahead of a key statement by the Federal Reserve which is expected to provide clues on the next monetary policy move by the U.S. central bank.

  • Cramer: FedEx nailed it     Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 9:09 AM ET

    CNBC's Jim Cramer breaks down the quarterly numbers for FedEx. Cramer says FedEx has a beautiful quarter and it's what investors want to see.

  • Wall Street awaits Federal Reserve, Janet Yellen Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 8:47 AM ET

    U.S. stock-index futures ticked up on Wednesday, as investors waited to learn whether the Fed will maintain its dovish policy stance.

  • UPDATE 1-FedEx profit beats estimates as shipments rise Wednesday, 17 Sep 2014 | 8:20 AM ET

    Sept 17- FedEx Corp reported a better-than-expected 24 percent jump in quarterly profit as the world's No. 2 package delivery company benefited from higher shipment volume. The company's net income rose to $606 million, or $2. l0 per share, in the first quarter ended Aug. 31, from $489 million, or $1.53 per share, a year earlier.