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General Electric Co. fell$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $26.05. Snap-On rose$. 42 or. 3 percent, to $125.45. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.65 or 1.8 percent, to $152.90.
General Electric Co. rose$. 02 or. 1 percent, to $26.09. Snap-On rose$. 78 or. 6 percent, to $125.81. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.43 or 1.6 percent, to $152.68.
LONDON, Aug 19- Cheap natural gas is starting to revolutionise traffic on U.S. roads, cutting bills for some of the country's heaviest fuel users while reducing carbon emissions and other pollution.
General Electric Co. rose$. 43 or 1.7 percent, to $26.07. Snap-On rose $1.18 or 1.0 percent, to $125.03. Whirlpool Corp. rose $1.81 or 1.2 percent, to $150.25.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell. 3 percent to $34.65 with 18,327,500 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose 1.9 percent to $4.21 with 45,320,400 shares traded.
WASHINGTON— Washington may be a sea of dysfunction, but the current Congress is offering a few reminders about how a bill becomes a law: compromise. However, when it came to improving veterans' health care, overhauling job training programs, authorizing water projects and "unlocking" cellphones for use in other networks, Congress managed to get the job done.
General Electric Co. rose$. 29 or 1.2 percent, to $25.94. Snap-On rose$. 83 or. 7 percent, to $124.68. Whirlpool Corp. rose $2.46 or 1.7 percent, to $150.90.
General Electric Co. fell$. 24 or. 9 percent, to $25.64. Snap-On fell$. 70 or. 6 percent, to $123.85. Whirlpool Corp. fell $1.48 or 1.0 percent, to $148.44.
WASHINGTON, Aug 15- Insurer American International Group is ramping up its lobbying team in Washington, almost six years after it halted such efforts following its rescue by the U.S. government during the financial crisis.
General Electric Co. fell$. 30 or 1.2 percent, to $25.58. Snap-On fell $1.36 or 1.1 percent, to $123.19. Whirlpool Corp. fell $1.94 or 1.3 percent, to $147.98.
NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. fell. 5 percent to $34.74 with 26,666,200 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. rose 1.2 percent to $4.13 with 33,133,800 shares traded.
General Electric Co. rose$. 04 or. 1 percent, to $25.92. Snap-On rose$. 25 or. 2 percent, to $124.80. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 30 or. 2 percent, to $149.62.
Stores work hard to get a promising start to back-to-school season Companies race to begin first human tests of vaccines developed by US, Canadian governments Coca-Cola to pay $2.15 billion for stake in energy drinks maker Monster Beverage JC Penney 2 Q loss narrows, sales rise; Encouraging signs for troubled department store chain Asian stocks mostly higher after Putin seems to tone down Ukraine rhetoric, Wall Street rises Online retail growing fast in India while big box rivals lose way in maze of restrictions As France and Germany falter, 18- country eurozone shows zero growth in second quarter Wal-Mart cuts profit outlook as sales stay sluggish, costs mount Shares of Warren Buffett's Berkshire top $200,000 for 1st time GE confirms talks with Electrolux, others for sale of appliance division
The Swedish group sells under the names Frigidaire AEG and Zanussi, and is a smaller rival to Whirlpool.
NEW YORK— General Electric confirmed that it is considering the sale of its historic appliance division, part of its effort to focus on selling more complex and profitable industrial equipment.
NEW YORK, Aug 14- General Electric Co is in talks with Sweden's Electrolux AB and other parties to sell its household appliances unit, people familiar with the matter said on Thursday. Bloomberg News earlier reported that GE's appliances unit had drawn interest from Electrolux and consumer development startup Quirky.
FRANKFURT, Aug 13- German industrial group Siemens is renewing efforts to divest its hearing aids business in a deal that could be worth about 2 billion euros, sources familiar with the matter said.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
General Electric is reportedly in talks with Electrolux and Quirky to sell its household appliances unit, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.
General Electric Co. rose$. 22 or. 9 percent, to $25.83. Snap-On rose $1.31 or 1.1 percent, to $123.59. Whirlpool Corp. fell$. 09 or. 1 percent, to $145.66.