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WASHINGTON, May 18- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday agreed to consider advertising agency Campbell-Ewald Co's attempt to fend off a class action lawsuit over claims the company violated a federal consumer law by sending unsolicited text messages on behalf of the U.S. Navy. The U.S. Navy messages were part of a recruitment drive. Do it in the Navy. "
April 24- Advertising agency Interpublic Group of Cos Inc's quarterly revenue trumped expectations as higher ad spending by U.S. businesses made up for the strong dollar's impact on international revenue. Interpublic, whose clients include General Motors Co, Johnson& Johnson and L'Oréal, got about 60 percent of revenue from the United States in the first...
April 24- U.S. stock index futures rose on Friday as strong results from tech behemoths Google, Amazon and Microsoft set the Nasdaq Composite on track to set a record closing high for the second straight day. *Amazon shares jumped 10 percent to $429.50 in premarket trading after the e-commerce company's revenue came in above estimates. *Microsoft shares rose 3.3...
April 24- Interpublic Group of Cos Inc's quarterly revenue inched up 2.4 percent, helped by higher ad spending by U.S. businesses. Interpublic, whose agencies include Lowe and Partners, McCann and FCB, said first-quarter revenue rose to $1.68 billion from $1.64 billion, a year earlier. The company's net loss available to common stockholders narrowed to $1.8...
Feb 13- Advertising company Interpublic Group of Cos Inc's fourth-quarter revenue topped analysts' estimates, helped by higher ad spending by businesses in the United States. Interpublic's shares were up 2.3 percent in morning trading as the company also said margins were set to improve further this year after rising by about 25 percent in 2014..
Feb 13- Advertising company Interpublic Group of Cos Inc joined larger rival Omnicom Group Inc in warning that full-year revenue would be hit by a stronger dollar and economic uncertainty in some markets. Interpublic's fourth-quarter revenue, however, topped analysts' estimates, helped by higher ad spending by U.S. businesses. About 48 percent of...
Feb 5- Advertising company Interpublic Group of Cos Inc said it appointed three independent directors and that two current directors would retire, increasing the size of its board to 10.. Deborah Ellinger, Henry Miller, and Jonathan Miller will join the board, while Jill Considine and Richard Goldstein will step down with effect from March 1, Interpublic said.
LONDON, Dec 8- Two leading forecasters of global advertising trends trimmed their predictions for growth in ad spending this year, due to a sharp slowdown in Russia and economic weakness in the euro zone. GroupM, owned by WPP, also trimmed its forecasts for 2014 growth to 3.9 percent, down from 4.5 percent, due to tougher than expected conditions in China, Brazil,...
Publicis has agreed to acquire Sapient in an all-cash transaction for $25 per share, valuing the U.S. digital advertising specialist at $3.7 billion.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Asian equity markets were mixed on the final trading day of the week as investors avoided making aggressive bets before a key set of Chinese data over the weekend.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Quarterly earnings growth and clues from companies' commentaries will tell whether there really will be a bounce back in growth in the second half.
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer arrived nearly two hours late to a dinner with important marketing executives, the Wall Street Journal reported.
Legendary value investor Mario Gabelli shares three of his top picks for the second half of 2014.
Oftentimes a failed courtship works out for the best. That's true in life and it's particularly true in the market.
Talking Squawk, the official "Squawk Box" blog, provides tidbits, insights, and some sarcastic reflections on the WEEK THAT WAS and the WEEK TO COME.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
The $35 billion merger between Omnicom and Publicis has collapsed as challenges proved too immense for the partners.