Apple briefly got some of its shine back, after it delivered a package of capital programs that shareholders have been clamoring for.» Read More
Apple briefly got some of its shine back, after it delivered a package of capital programs that shareholders have been clamoring for.
WASHINGTON, April 22- The U.S. Supreme Court on Monday declined to hear a tobacco industry challenge to a federal law that expanded restrictions on the advertising and marketing of cigarettes.
Those challenging the provisions of the 2009 Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act included companies owned in part or in full by Reynolds American Inc, British American Tobacco Plc, Imperial Tobacco Group Plc and Lorillard Inc..
It's make-or-break time for the first-quarter earnings season, and it comes just as the stock market is showing signs of strain.
Aggregate dividends per share for S&P 500 companies grew nearly 16 percent year-over-year at the end of last year, and the number of companies paying a dividend over the trailing month period hit a new, 13-year high, according to Factset.
Goldman Sachs strategists have issued a big warning to clients hiding out in bond funds: You're about to lose your shirt.
U.S. cigarette makers including Philip Morris U.S.A. and R.J. Reynolds Tobacco said on Tuesday they reached a settlement with 17 states in a dispute over the amount of payments they are required to make under the 1998 anti-smoking agreement.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers: