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NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. AT&T Inc. rose. 1 percent to $34.70 with 17,473,800 shares traded. Bank of America Corp. rose 1.4 percent to $16.36 with 70,675,800 shares traded.
General Electric Co. rose$. 07 or. 3 percent, to $25.97. Snap-On rose$. 19 or. 2 percent, to $125.18. Whirlpool Corp. rose $1.91 or 1.3 percent, to $153.17.
The 10 S&P 500 firms with the least cash, cash equivalents and investments have outperformed the market and the richest companies. USA Today reports.
CNBC's Mary Thompson speaks to GE Oil & Gas CEO Lorenzo Simonelli, about the growth of their oil and gas business and competition in the industry.
General Electric Co. rose$. 01 or percent, to $25.91. Snap-On fell$. 62 or. 5 percent, to $124.37. Whirlpool Corp. rose$. 62 or. 4 percent, to $151.88.
LONDON, Sept 9- The British subsidiary of French train and turbine maker Alstom paid around $8.5 million in bribes over a six-year period to win transport contracts in India, Poland and Tunisia, Britain's leading fraud prosecutor alleged on Tuesday.
NEW YORK, Sept 9- Shares of McDonald's Corp are lower in premarket trading on Tuesday, with the fast food giant down 0.6 percent at $91.95 in the wake of its August sales data. McDonald's is the third-worst performing Dow component in 2014, behind only General Electric and Boeing Co..
Discussing GE's $3.3 billion deal to sell its appliances unit to Sweden's Electrolux and why Wall Street has not reacted positively, with Christopher Glynn, Oppenheimer & Co., and David Nelson, Belpointe Asset Management.
Some of Monday's midday movers:
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*Electrolux to issue shares after deal completed. STOCKHOLM, Sept 8- Sweden's Electrolux AB said on Monday it would double U.S. sales by paying $3.3 billion in cash for General Electric Co's appliances business in its biggest ever deal, giving it the scale to go head-to-head with larger rival Whirlpool.
General Electric has agreed to sell its appliances unit to Sweden's Electrolux for $3.3 billion. CNBC's Jim Cramer breaks down the deal and discusses the impact to Whirlpool and other competitors.
General Electric said it has signed a definitive agreement to sell its appliance business to Electrolux for $3.3 billion.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
This doubles our size in the U.S., says Keith McLoughlin, Electrolux CEO, discussing the acquisition of General Electric's appliance business amid growing global competition in the industry.
Boeing and Ryanair plan to make a fleet announcement, following reports Ryanair is set to place a $10 billion order with Boeing.
PARIS, Sept 8- European shares fell in early trading on Monday, retreating after an opinion poll showed supporters of Scottish independence from Britain taking the lead for the first time since the referendum campaign began.
GE said the transaction has been approved by the boards of directors of GE and Electrolux and is targeted to close in 2015. Electrolux will continue use of the GE Appliances brand.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
NEW YORK/ STOCKHOLM, Sept 4- Sweden's Electrolux AB is near a deal to buy General Electric Co's iconic appliance business for more than $2.5 billion, in a move that would significantly expand its reach in North America, people familiar with the matter said. Representatives for GE and Electrolux declined to comment.