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Although stocks climbed modestly on Tuesday, dig down into the market and Cramer says you’ll find fundamentally bullish developments.
*Deutsche Post aims to help European clients expand in e-commerce. BERLIN, May 23- Deutsche Post is aiming to tap an expected surge in online shopping in developing countries by offering clients in its main European markets a service that can deal with shipping and red tape, as well as delivering to a customer's door.
Even after the Heartbleed bug, some of the most popular websites aren't taking password security seriously, according to a study.
Somehow, an unsuspecting civilian received parts of a NOAA drone delivered by UPS, NBC News reports.
Taking advantage of tax incentives, chipmaker GlobalFoundries opened its first U.S. plant in New York and created 2,200 jobs.
April 24- United Parcel Service Inc, the world's biggest courier company, said on Thursday it ratified a five-year contract with higher wages and benefits for 125,000 unionized employees represented by the International Brotherhood of Teamsters.
The retailer is testing its own delivery network in San Francisco.
April 24- United Parcel Service Inc, the world's biggest courier company, reported a 12 percent fall in quarterly profit due to increased overtime and transport costs related to a colder-than-usual winter in the United States.
Investors liked what they saw in Facebook and Apple, but Wall Street fell after a slew of earnings and data couldn't sustain the bounce.
April 24- United Parcel Service Inc, the world's biggest courier company, reported a 12 percent fall in quarterly profit due to higher costs related to a colder-than-usual winter the United States. Rival FedEx Corp also blamed the harsh weather for weak third-quarter results in March and cut its fiscal-year profit forecast.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
April 24- United Parcel Service Inc, the world's biggest courier company, reported a 12 percent fall in quarterly profit due to higher costs related to a severe winter in the United States. The company's net income fell to $911 million, or 98 cents per share, in the first quarter ended March 31, from $1.03 billion, or $1.08 per share, a year earlier.
About 150 S&P 500 companies are scheduled to release results this week, in an earnings season that has been mediocre.
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NEW YORK, April 9- Energy companies are mounting a last-ditch effort to prevent the Federal Reserve from cracking down on physical commodity trading by major Wall Street banks, saying more restriction may further damage liquidity and raise hedging costs.
VANCOUVER, April 9- Just over a year ago, Canadian trucking firm Bison Transport took a bet on a potentially game changing technology, buying 15 big rigs powered by liquefied natural gas. After 14 months on the road, though, the Winnipeg- based company has found that the reality- at least initially- is less rosy.
Facing a constant shortage of workers, a Houston firm launched an internal training program costing $50 million a year with a big payoff.
FedEx CEO Fred Smith said retailers' shortcomings contributed to the mess it faced over the holidays, according to a media report.
FedEx reported lower-than-expected results for the holiday quarter and gave a fiscal-year profit forecast below Wall Street estimates.