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  • Clorox bids Venezuela farewell to Cramer's delight Monday, 22 Sep 2014 | 9:41 AM ET

    That Clorox plans to exit the Venezuelan market might be a boon for the home cleaning products maker, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares surged in their first day of trading on Friday as investors jumped at the chance to get in on what looks likely to be the largest IPO in history and profit from China's growing middle class.

  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's shares are expected to surge in their first day of trading on Friday as many investors that received fewer shares than hoped lined up orders to buy what looks likely to be the largest IPO in history.

  • Clorox CEO Donald Knauss steps down Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    Sept 18- Home cleaning products maker Clorox Co said Chief Executive Donald Knauss was stepping down after eight years at the helm. He started his career at The Coca-Cola Co and went on to join PepsiCo Inc and Procter& Gamble Co before joining Clorox. Oakland, California- based Clorox's shares were little changed on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday.

  • Who are the richest members of Congress? Thursday, 28 Aug 2014 | 7:00 AM ET

    Stock holdings, family businesses and real estate have left these lawmakers flush with cash.

  • Iconic brand names dying?     Monday, 25 Aug 2014 | 7:53 AM ET

    Miles Nadal, MDC Partners founder, chairman, & CEO, discusses the waning of such signature brands as Ivory soap and Volvo, and what some companies are doing to turnaround sales.

  • *Russia: Humanitarian convoy issue resolved, but no cease-fire. NEW YORK, Aug 18- U.S. stocks surged on Monday, with the Dow up roughly 1 percent and the Nasdaq at a 14- year high as increasing homebuilder confidence and hopes for receding tensions between Russia and Ukraine brightened investors' view of the outlook for equities.

  • Midday movers: Apple, Fabrinet, Lear & more Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 12:57 PM ET
    A woman walks down a staircase at the Wall Street subway station, New York City.

    Some of Monday's midday movers:

  • *Dollar General offers to buy Family Dollar. Russia said all issues related to its humanitarian convoy to Ukraine had been resolved but said no progress has been made toward a ceasefire or political solution to the fighting in the east of the country after talks between Russia, Germany, France and Ukraine on Sunday.

  • P&G eyes Duracell, Braun in sweeping brand culling Monday, 18 Aug 2014 | 11:14 AM ET
    Procter & Gamble corporate headquarters in downtown Cincinnati.

    P&G is working with advisers to review up to 100 underperforming brands for potential divestiture.

  • New company to be 'coveted’ by pros, says Cramer Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 6:42 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York.

    Every now and then a company is so strategic, its stock becomes a holding that pros want to keep on their sheets, no matter what.

  • Betting on boomers, P&G enters a new market Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 2:44 PM ET
    P&G to turn focus to adult diapers as birth rate slows.

    Procter & Gamble is getting into the fastest-growing household products business. Give up? It's adult diapers.

  • P&G's bet on adult diapers     Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 10:58 AM ET

    CNBC's Sara Eisen provides insight to the big business of adult diapers.

  • ZURICH, Aug 7- Nestle announced an 8 billion Swiss franc share buyback on Thursday and revealed stronger sales growth in emerging markets in contrast to other big consumer products companies.

  • ZURICH, Aug 7- Nestle, the world's biggest food group, announced an 8 billion Swiss franc share buyback and stood by its full-year sales forecast on Thursday, after revenue growth in emerging markets picked up in the second quarter.

  • S&P 500 ends little changed near two-month low Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 4:20 PM ET
    Trader on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks fell Wednesday, with the S&P 500 at a two-month low, on unease about the standoff in Ukraine.

  • The R&D Hall of Fame: Who makes the cut? Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 6:00 AM ET

    Using the CNBC RQ 50 measure for R&D productivity, we've identified an elite group of companies that merit election to an R&D hall of fame.

  • SINGAPORE, July 31- Singapore risks tarnishing its business-friendly reputation by implementing new labor laws that require companies to prioritize hiring locals over foreigners for middle income jobs, analysts say.

  • US stocks end higher; Dow halts 4-day loss streak Monday, 4 Aug 2014 | 4:21 PM ET

    U.S. stocks rose on Monday, with the S&P 500 rebounding from its biggest weekly drop since 2012.

  • Aug 1- Procter& Gamble Co, the world's largest household products maker, said it could sell about half of its brands in the next two years and cut jobs to revive sales growth and save costs, sending its shares up as much as 4.3 percent. Twenty-three of the brands have sales of between $1 billion and $10 billion. "Less will be much more," Chief Executive A.G. Lafley said.