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Feb 14- Interpublic Group of Cos, the no. 2 U.S. advertising company, reported a 3 percent rise in quarterly revenue, mainly helped by growth in its domestic market. Interpublic, which counts Amazon.com Inc and General Motors Co's Cadillac as customers, also said it was targeting 3-4 percent organic revenue growth this year.
Feb 14- Interpublic Group of Cos, the No. 2 U.S. advertising agency, reported a 3 percent rise in quarterly revenue, mainly helped by growth in the United States. Net income fell to $193.1 million, or 44 cents per share, from $313.3 million, or 68 cents per share. Interpublic said it took a pretax restructuring charge of about $60.6 million in the quarter.
PARIS, Feb 13- Advertising agency Publicis fell short of its annual growth target after a slowdown in emerging markets such as China and India caused the fourth quarter to end with a whimper.
The $115 million campaign, to be overseen by the Food and Drug Administration, will target the 10 million young people aged 12 to 17 who are open to trying cigarettes or who are already experimenting with them and are in danger of becoming regular smokers, the FDA said.
The $115 million campaign by the Food and Drug Administration will target the 10 million people aged 12 to 17 who are open to trying cigarettes or who are already experimenting with them and are in danger of becoming regular smokers, the FDA said.
BARCELONA, Nov 21- Three major rivals to advertising groups Omnicom and Publicis, which are merging, say they are poaching work from the pair by luring clients who are unsettled by the $35.1 billion deal.
BARCELONA, Nov 21- The $35.1 billion tie-up of advertising groups Omnicom and Publicis will close by the middle of next year at the latest, the two groups said on Thursday, pushing the date back slightly later than expected.
BARCELONA, Nov 21- Japanese advertising group Dentsu is winning global media contracts for the first time through its newly-acquired Aegis business and has been taking work away from rivals Omnicom and Publicis since the two decided to merge.
Oct 18- Interpublic Group of Cos reported lower-than-expected quarterly results due to weak demand in Europe, and warned that the U.S. shutdown could hurt the current quarter. "Macro conditions in Europe and our results in that region remained more challenging than had been expected at the outset of this year," CEO Michael Roth said in a statement.
Oct 18- Interpublic Group of Cos, home to advertising agencies McCann Erickson and Draftfcb, reported a 2 percent rise in quarterly revenue due to strength in U.S. advertising. Revenue rose to $1.70 billion in the third quarter for the U.S.-based company, from $1.67 billion a year earlier.
NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 14- Three weeks ago, Yahoo Inc Chief Executive Marissa Mayer strode into a Manhattan hotel and was greeted like a rock star by hundreds of advertising executives who snapped pictures as she sat down for an interview with journalist Charlie Rose.
It’s time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
This is a big week for macro news: a Federal Reserve meeting, an advance look at second-quarter U.S. growth, and July's nonfarm payroll report. But the bigger story may be the weakness of the U.S. dollar.
Several more Dow components report earnings Friday, providing a glimpse of how industrial and consumer companies fared in the squishy global economy last quarter.
Jim Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Stocks are closing mostly lower after another batch of weak earnings reports weighs on the market. Poor earnings from Goodyear, Verisign, Interpublic and other companies disappointed investors. Three stocks fell for every two that rose on the New York Stock Exchange.
Oct 26- Interpublic Group of Cos, home to advertising agencies McCann Erickson and Draftfcb, missed revenue estimates for the second quarter in a row, with the company warning that growth will slow further this year as clients hold back on spending. Interpublic shares fell 5 percent in late morning trade to $10.04 on the New York Stock Exchange.
NEW YORK-- Interpublic Group of Cos., which owns advertising and marketing agencies, said Friday that its third-quarter net income fell 67 percent, hurt by the stronger dollar and lower spending by clients. The weak economy in Europe and slowdown in China have led a wide array of companies to cut spending on services such as marketing and advertising.
Stocks were weak for most of the day following poor results from Goodyear Tire, Interpublic and other companies. December silver fell 4.20 cents to $32.036 an ounce and December palladium fell $9.10 to $595.40 an ounce. In energy trading, benchmark oil rose 23 cents to end at $86.28 per barrel in New York.
Stocks closed mostly lower Friday after investors found little to like in weak corporate earnings reports and news of only tepid growth in the U.S. economy in the third quarter. The morning gains came after the Commerce Department estimated that the U.S. economy expanded at a 2 percent annual rate from July through September.