U.S. stocks closed higher Friday, helped by gains in retail stocks, as investors looked to central banker comments.» Read More
Stocks closed higher after losing ground in the last few minutes of the session following the release of the Federal Reserve's minutes indicating the central bank would step in to stimulate the economy "before long." Bank of America and Alcoa rose, while Verizon fell.
Stocks lost ground in the last few minutes of the session, although remained higher, following the release of the Federal Reserve's minutes indicating the central bank would step in to stimulate the economy "before long."
Earlier today, the NFL awarded exclusive on-field apparel rights to Nike. We spoke to Brand President Charlie Denson, who wouldn't confirm financials, but did drill deeper into what consumers can expect.
The NFL announced Tuesday that Nike will be the official uniform provider of the NFL beginning in April 2012. Nike will produce all on-field apparel including game uniforms and base layer, as well as sideline personnel apparel and fan gear.
Multiple sources have confirmed to CNBC that NFL owners will be presented with a proposal tomorrow that will award the league's apparel and sideline rights to Nike.
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Stocks closed higher for a fourth straight week Friday, extending a September rally with huge daily gains fueled by optimism over the future direction of the economy Caterpillar and Alcoa rose, Oracle fell.