MANCHESTER, N.H., Feb 7- Republican contender Marco Rubio struggled at a presidential debate on Saturday at the worst possible time, potentially confounding his bid to emerge as Donald Trump's chief rival in New Hampshire and giving hope to three rivals desperate for a strong showing. While Rubio recovered later in the debate, the timing of his performance was...» Read More
Dow Chemical said it was looking to cut fixed costs by $1 billion over the next three years, building on reductions that have helped boost margins.
Russia and Ukraine failed to reach an accord on gas supplies for the coming winter in talks on Tuesday.
Lockheed Martin on Tuesday reported net income of $888 million in its third quarter.
The Travelers Cos. on Tuesday reported third-quarter earnings of $919 million.
United Technologies posted a rise in quarterly profit, helped by a tax settlement and earnings increases across its aerospace and commercial building segments.
The European Central Bank is considering buying corporate bonds on the secondary market, deciding as soon as December.
British online fashion retailer ASOS posted a 14 percent fall in annual profit after the strength of sterling hit sales growth.
Valeant Pharmaceuticals said it may raise its bid for Allergan after posting a better-than-expected quarterly profit.
Gannett on Monday reported third-quarter earnings of $118.5 million.
Halliburton reported a better-than-expected profit, helped by buoyant shale drilling activity in North America.
Hasbro reported a 43 percent jump in quarterly profit, helped by higher demand for its Transformers, Marvel and Stars Wars action figures.
Germany and France are secretly discussing a deal to let European officials approve Paris's draft 2015 budget, a report said on Sunday.
Russell Investments and the Fort Lauderdale Police & Fire Retirement System dropped PIMCO as their bond portfolios manager following the exit of Bill Gross.
Goldman Sachs is in discussions to acquire IndexIQ, an exchange-traded fund provider, according to three sources familiar with the situation.
Baker Hughes reported third-quarter earnings of $375 million, shy of analysts' estimates.
Mattel reported a 21.5 percent drop in profit as demand for its billion-dollar brands, Barbie and Fisher-Price, slipped further.
UnitedHealth reported third-quarter earnings of $1.6 billion, and said it expects full-year earnings to be $5.60 to $5.65 per share.
The bulk of a new type of allowance paid to bankers are in breach of the European Union's bonus cap.
Qualcomm has agreed to buy chip maker CSR for $2.5 billion, pushing out its rival Microchip Technology to win the British Bluetooth specialist.
Wolverine World Wide on Tuesday reported profit of $57.8 million in its third quarter.