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ECB Signals Faith in Economy as It Maintains Policy Mix

5 hours 32 min ago
European Central Bank President Mario Draghi said he expects economic growth in the eurozone to remain solid, indicating that signs of a slowdown haven’t prompted policy makers to reassess their stimulus policies.

U.S. Jobless Claims Drop to Lowest Level Since 1969

5 hours 34 min ago
The number of Americans applying for unemployment benefits fell to the lowest level since 1969, the latest sign the labor market is firming after years of steady job growth.

Is Big Oil Back? Investors Aren't So Sure

5 hours 58 min ago
Rising crude prices are supercharging earnings at the world’s major oil firms, but investors may need more convincing that Big Oil is back.

U.S. Durable-Goods Orders Rose 2.6% in March

6 hours 10 min ago
Demand for long-lasting U.S. factory goods rose in March due to increased aircraft orders, but an underlying proxy for business investment fell.

The Million Dollar Cancer Treatment: Who Will Pay?

6 hours 14 min ago
A new wave of genetic-based therapies for treating cancer are creating sticker shock, as the drugs and related care for a single patient can run up close to a million dollars.

GM's Profit Sinks on Restructuring, Other Costs

6 hours 15 min ago
GM’s first-quarter net income sank 60% amid hefty restructuring costs in South Korea and lost production in the U.S. from planned factory downtime.

Nintendo, Scoring Roaring Business, to Switch It Up With a New CEO

6 hours 16 min ago
Nintendo Chief Executive Tatsumi Kimishima said he would step down in June in favor of a younger executive, calling it the right time after the Switch game machine introduced last year turned into a hit.

Tesla's Autopilot Hit With More Turmoil as Leader Departs for Intel

6 hours 45 min ago
The head of Tesla’s Autopilot semiautonomous-driving system departed for Intel, adding new turmoil to a key program for the auto maker that is already beset by executive departures and safety questions.

Southwest Forecasts Weaker Bookings After Fatal Accident

6 hours 54 min ago
Southwest Airlines warned of weaker revenue ahead as the company continues to deal with the fallout of last week’s fatal accident following an engine blowout on a flight from New York to Dallas.

EU Presses Tech Firms on Search Results, Fake News

7 hours 24 min ago
The European Union tightened its effort to rein in tech giants like Alphabet’s Google and Facebook, advancing several measures that aim to shape the way they operate in Europe.

Beijing Ready to Hit Back if U.S. Curbs Chinese Investments

8 hours 6 min ago
The U.S. threat of investment restrictions is already damping the enthusiasm of Chinese businesses, with some canceling or slowing plans to invest in the American market.

New Volkswagen CEO Gets Off to a Strong Start

8 hours 9 min ago
New Volkswagen Chief Executive Herbert Diess’s tenure got off to a strong start as the auto giant reported a rise in sales and said its broad revamp was on track.

Samsung's Earnings Hot Streak Continues

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 20:32
Sales of memory chips drove the company’s fourth consecutive quarter of record operating profits, but investors are focused on how long the good times can keep rolling.

Facebook Posts Surge in Revenue as It Tackles User-Data Crisis

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 17:44
Facebook, in its first earnings report after touching off widespread data-privacy concerns, posted soaring revenue and profit that highlighted the company’s central place in the digital economy.

Ford's Profit Rises Amid Lower Tax Rate

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 16:31
The auto maker plans to boost profit margins faster than initially forecast, saying it will slash capital spending in coming years and kill iconic vehicle lines that are unprofitable.

California Water Made Takeover Bid for SJW

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 16:30
A four-way bidding war may break out among water utilities, as SJW had agreed to merge with Connecticut Water, while the firms have since refused offers from California Water and Eversource Energy, respectively.

Qualcomm's Profit Tumbles as Royalty Disputes Continue

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 16:16
Qualcomm said its profit plunged 52% from a year earlier as it dealt with a tangle of challenges, including Apple and Huawei Technologies continuing to withhold royalties.

AT&T's Revenue Suffers as Cord-Cutters Hurt

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 15:52
AT&T Inc.’s quarterly revenue declined as growth in the company’s streaming video service wasn’t enough to offset losses of more profitable wireless and satellite accounts.

Chipotle Beats Sales Expectations and Pledges More Change Ahead

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 15:34
Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. reported its revenue rose 7.4% in the latest quarter as the quick-service restaurant chain got a boost from higher prices on menu items.

UPS Offers Buyouts to Some Managers

Wed, 04/25/2018 - 14:49
UPS is offering buyouts to some management workers, aiming to reduce payroll as the company ramps up investments to handle the surge in online shopping.

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