posted: 03/07/2014 2:06 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “The overall trend here is positive and consistent with a gradually improving job market. We have stemmed the bleeding in layoffs, what remains is to add jobs.” Gennadiy Goldberg, TD Securities USA LLC U.S. strategist
posted: 03/06/2014 3:17 a.m.
Chinese carmaker Qoros took its campaign to gain global credibility to the Geneva Motor Show, where it showed off its second production car at a stand in prime real estate — between Maserati and Rolls Royce.
posted: 03/06/2014 3:15 a.m.
China’s government pledged Wednesday to promote sustainable growth by opening state dominated industries to private investment and making banks more market-oriented while keeping this year’s economic expansion at a relatively robust 7.5 percent.
posted: 03/06/2014 3:10 a.m.
Sales of Brown-Forman Corp.’s whiskey lineup, led by its flagship Jack Daniel’s brand, led to a 12 percent increase in third-quarter net income as the spirits maker reported broad sales gains in the U.S. and overseas.
posted: 03/06/2014 3:07 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “Bad winter weather, especially in midmonth, weighed on payrolls. Job growth is expected to improve with warmer temperatures.” Mark Zandi, Moody’s Analytics chief economist
posted: 03/05/2014 3:13 a.m.
BP Plc was told by a federal appeals court to abide by terms of a $9.2 billion settlement with victims of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill after failing to satisfy judges that a claims administrator is misinterpreting the deal.
posted: 03/05/2014 3:11 a.m.
Growing tensions over Ukraine have raised the specter of another slowdown in the European auto market, just as car makers were beginning to count on a modest recovery from a six-year contraction.
posted: 03/05/2014 3:10 a.m.
Investors sent stocks sharply higher Tuesday after Russia pulled troops back from the border of Ukraine.
posted: 03/05/2014 3:10 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “There is always going to be a surprise out there. Ukraine is an example. You have to be flexible.” Stephen Odell, CEO of Ford Europe, on European auto sales
posted: 03/04/2014 1:14 a.m.
TOKYO — The Tokyo bitcoin exchange that filed for bankruptcy protection blamed theft through hacking for its losses, and said it had an expert investigating the possible theft Monday.
posted: 03/04/2014 1:10 a.m.
NEW YORK — Rising tensions over Russia’s military advance into Ukraine pushed stock markets around the world sharply lower on Monday.
posted: 03/01/2014 2:13 a.m.
The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo filed for bankruptcy protection Friday, and its chief executive said 850,000 bitcoins, worth several hundred million dollars, are unaccounted for.
posted: 03/01/2014 2:05 a.m.
Hog futures rose to a record Friday, joining a cattle rally to an all-time high, as supply concerns mounted amid a spreading virus that kills piglets and signs that U.S. pork output is declining.
posted: 03/01/2014 2:02 a.m.
QUOTE OF THE DAY “Regular guys like to drink beer, there’s no doubt about it.” Andy England, MillerCoors chief marketing officer
posted: 02/28/2014 8:05 a.m.
TOKYO — The Mt. Gox bitcoin exchange in Tokyo filed for bankruptcy protection Friday and its chief executive said 850,000 bitcoins, worth several hundred million dollars, are unaccounted for.