LAHAINA, Hawaii— Trade ministers from a dozen Pacific Rim nations failed to reach a deal on a new trade agreement that would cover nearly 40 percent of the global economy, U.S. Japan's economic and fiscal policy minister, Akira Amari, said he thought a deal would be reached with one more meeting. It would also clarify and standardize trade rules, making it easier for...» Read More
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Acuity Brands on Friday reported fiscal first-quarter net income climbed by 16 percent to $51.1 million.
Gap that a key revenue metric rose 3 percent for the holiday period, as surging sales at its Old Navy chain offset sluggish business at Gap.
Helen of Troy reported fiscal third-quarter profit climbed by 48 percent to $55.4 million.
The Container Store reported fiscal third-quarter net income of $6.2 million, after reporting a loss in the same period a year earlier.
Infosys shares rose after it reaffirmed its full-year sales target, thanks to healthy demand that helped offset the impact of a stronger dollar.
Ruby Tuesday on Thursday said its loss narrowed to $9.3 million in its fiscal second quarter.
Shares of Bed Bath & Beyond slipped after the retailer's quarterly sales missed estimates.
Activist investor Nelson Peltz stepped up his fight to break up the company, as his Trian Fund nominated himself and three other members to the board.
Executives at Vanguard Group warned that deflation is a real risk for the global economy while downplaying inflation concerns for the United States.
China's annual consumer inflation hovered at a near five-year low of 1.5 percent in December, signalling persistent weakness in the economy.
For-profit education provider Apollo Education's profit plunged nearly 66 percent as student enrollments fell.
Constellation Brands raised its full-year earnings forecast after reporting higher-than-expected quarterly sales and profit.
Global Payments on Thursday reported fiscal second-quarter earnings increased by 1 percent to $74.8 million.
Family Dollar Stores, the target of two rival U.S. dollar store chains, reported a 47 percent drop in profit as margins fell due to big discounting.
More than 60 percent of the money raised by Bill Gross for Janus Capital came from a Morgan Stanley wealth management office.
Chipmaker Micron Technology posted stronger fiscal first-quarter results as a stabilizing personal computer industry supported demand for DRAM chips.
Monsanto reported a drop in profit, citing lower planted corn acreage in South America and a shift in timing of some sales.
Monster sued Beats Electronics over alleged "fraud and deceit" in the way it acquired control of the rights to the "Beats by Dr. Dre" headphones.
Dre and record producer Jimmy Iovine are being vilified as scam artists in a lawsuit that alleges the duo duped one of their former partners.