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Jan 30- Whirlpool Corp posted a higher profit on Thursday, citing especially strong sales gains in North and South America. The company, the world's largest maker of home appliances, reported a fourth-quarter net profit of $181 million, or $2.26 a share, up from $122 million, or $1.52 a share, a year earlier.
Traders are bracing for another rough ride in markets this week, as the emerging markets continue to shakeout and the Fed is expected to announce another round of cuts to its easing program.
The nine justices are set to consider during their private conference on Friday three similar cases brought by consumers against Sears Roebuck and Co, Whirlpool Corp and BSH Home Appliance Corp over faulty front-loading washing machines.
TOKYO, Dec 4- For Japan's electronics firms, the kitchen is the final frontier. Companies from Panasonic Corp to Toshiba Corp are diverting engineers and money away from their TV operations and into developing' smart appliances' after losing out in the living room to cheaper Asian rivals.
CHICAGO, Nov 27- U.S. manufacturers are pumping money into domestic operations again, according to government figures. The figures on so-called "capex" spending from the U.S. Commerce Department's Bureau of Economic Analysis offer a glimpse of the investment priorities of a sector that some argue is poised for growth after decades of contraction.
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High-end retailers are doing well, but low-end stores are cautious and very promotional.
Some stocks are hard at work making shareholders money. And they don't show any signs of stopping.
Soft U.S. jobs data cements the view that the Fed will be on hold, likely until March.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Corporate America's third quarter report card is not great, but it's good enough to keep stocks moving higher.
It was a "Who's Who" of guests on "Squawk Box"—everybody from Buffett to Bowles, Tepper to Cooperman, and McCain to Corker. "Talking Squawk," the official show blog, covers them all.
Not so fast. There was another catalyst behind the rally – something unexpected and not widely talked about.
On Thursday pro investors couldn’t help but wonder if a 3% ten year would yield kill the rally. How should you play it?
Indian companies say the fast-falling rupee is driving up the cost of imports, forcing them to raise prices even as consumer spending plummets.
Whirlpool took a hit when the housing bubble burst but the stock is showing signs of recovery as consumers begin spending again to furnish new homes and upgrade older appliances, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
most central bankers have been trying to pour cold water on the idea that they would be raising rates any time soon. But the German Bundesbank apparently didn't get the memo.
The current policy climate makes certain areas attractive, PIMCO's Mark Kiesel says.
In what ways you can invest in your home, and how it might impact selling your home, with CityLight Homes co-owners Dave Seymour and Peter Souhleris.
Japanese stocks are rising as Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's coalition won control of the upper house of the Parliament.