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TV Trouble for Millions as Dish, Tegna Hit Stalemate

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 21:50
A contract dispute between satellite broadcaster Dish and TV-station operator Tegna has left millions of subscribers without programming from the major broadcast networks.

Tesla Runs Into Some Doubters

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 19:02
Shares of Tesla stumbled nearly 11% this week, booking their worst weekly percentage drop in over a year, after several Wall Street analysts signaled concerns about the stock.

For the Fed, the Prices Aren't Right

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 17:46
The latest Federal Reserve minutes showed worries over the low level of inflation were the main reason policy makers stood pat on rates. If they were worried then, they may be more worried now.

Yahoo, NHL Ban Employees from Paid Fantasy-Sports Sites

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 17:16
Yahoo and the NHL have barred employees from playing in paid fantasy-sports contests, moves that come amid questions over whether workers at big fantasy-sports companies have access to inside data.

Dow Jones Discloses Customer Data Breach

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 17:09
Dow Jones disclosed that hackers had gained unauthorized entry to its systems, accessing contact information for current and former subscribers.

Succession for EMC Chief Joe Tucci In Focus Amid Dell Talks

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 16:56
A potential buyout of EMC by Dell could solve a long-standing problem for the data-storage giant: finding a successor to longtime Chief Executive Joe Tucci.

Peru's Economic Woes Echo Latin America's

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 16:42
Peru is serving as a symbol of downgraded hopes across emerging economies buffeted by a collapse in commodity prices, the pullback in China and an upswing in the dollar.

UAW Head Confident in New Labor Pact With Fiat Chrysler

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 16:21
United Auto Workers President Dennis Williams is confident he won’t have a repeat rejection on a revised pact with Fiat Chrysler, arguing the new deal gives entry-level workers a “clearer path” to parity with higher-seniority workers.

Judge Rejects H-P Settlement Over Aruba Merger

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 16:18
A Delaware judge rejected the settlement of a shareholder lawsuit against Hewlett-Packard Co., saying the welter of litigation challenging corporate mergers has become a systemic problem.

Chinese Officials Pledge Flexibility on Exchange Rate

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 12:49
A top Chinese central banker said the yuan exchange rate would become “more flexible,” suggesting China will continue to unwind its tight grip over its currency. WSJ PRO

Haggen Struggles After Trying to Digest Albertsons Stores

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 10:31
The ill-fated expansion of the regional supermarket chain Haggen illustrates the difficulty antitrust enforcers face in orchestrating deals to preserve competition that would otherwise disappear because of a merger.

Wal-Mart Appoints New CFO, Top Merchant

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 09:26
Wal-Mart said its financial chief, Charles Holley, will retire at the end of the year and will be replaced by Brett Biggs, most recently CFO of international operations.

U.S. Import Prices Down 0.1% in September

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 06:33
Prices for imported goods fell for the third straight month in September—slipping 0.1%—in a reminder of how a strong dollar and slower overseas growth is weighing on inflation.

Maersk Calls for Container-Shipping Consolidation

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 06:21
Maersk Line says the fragmented container-shipping industry has taken a step forward with the introduction of giant shipping alliances, but consolidation is needed as demand looks set to stay in the doldrums.

SABMiller Raises Cost-Savings Target

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 06:19
SABMiller upped its cost-savings target by over $550 million, the London-based brewer’s latest attempt to underscore the strength of its business in the face of a takeover approach by Anheuser-Busch InBev.

Troubled Times for BHP Spinoff South32

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 06:07
With stock down 30% since it listed in May, unlucky mining company faces stiff challenges and lots of uncertainty.

Denmark's DSV Offers $1.35 Billion for UTi Worldwide

Fri, 10/09/2015 - 05:38
Danish firm DSV, the world´s sixth-largest logistics company, has agreed to buy U.S.-based UTi Worldwide for $1.35 billion in a move aimed at boosting its long-term growth prospects outside Europe.

Treasury's Lew Calls on Countries to Boost Growth

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 18:59
The world’s finance officials must avoid resorting to “beggar-thy-neighbor” policies to revive growth, U.S. Treasury Secretary Jacob Lew said as economic leaders confronted an increasingly dour outlook for the global economy.

Domino's Profit Rises, Though Results Fall Short of Estimates

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 18:53
Domino’s Pizza Inc. said profit rose in its latest quarter, though results fell short of analysts’ estimates, as continued sales growth in the U.S. was countered by some currency headwinds overseas.

Alcoa Profit Falls on Aluminum-Price Slide

Thu, 10/08/2015 - 18:50
Alcoa reported sharply lower third-quarter profit due to lower aluminum prices and unfavorable currency impacts.


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