2:42 am, April 25, 2015

Business News

BET enters the boxing arena with Roc Nation Sports alliance

BET enters the boxing arena with Roc Nation Sports alliance, with first telecast set for June

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 01:10pm EDT

US jobless aid applications stay low, a sign of few layoffs

Applications for US unemployment benefits stayed low last week at 295K, signaling few layoffs

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 12:30pm EDT

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage slips to 3.65 percent

Average US rate on 30-year mortgage dips to 3.65 percent; 15-year down to 2.92 percent

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 12:26pm EDT

Passengers treated, released after flight diverts to Buffalo

One person gets medical attention, others treated, released after emergency landing in Buffalo

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 12:00pm EDT

Frito-Lay helps PepsiCo crunch Wall St. expectations

PepsiCo tops expectations, with help of Frito-Lay's popularity

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 11:58am EDT

US stocks open slightly lower on disappointing earnings

Poor results from PulteGroup send homebuilder shares lower; broader market also declines

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 11:50am EDT

Altria beats 1Q profit expectations

Altria Group tops 1Q profit expectations on higher cigarette prices and shipments

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 11:48am EDT

NYC mayor unveils sweeping environmental plan on Earth Day

NYC mayor unveils environmental plan on Earth Day, aims to cut waste by 90 percent by 2030

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 11:46am EDT

Hello? 8M phone calls unanswered as IRS cut taxpayer service

Hello? Hello? 8 million calls to IRS went unanswered as money cut from taxpayer services

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 11:30am EDT

Spain: Court rejects extradition to US of ex-JPMorgan trader

Spanish court rejects extradition of ex-JPMorgan but says US can take legal action in Spain

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 11:10am EDT

Feeling safe? Try attending Internet security conference

Need more things to worry about? Annual cyber-security conference is the place to find them

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 11:00am EDT

AbbVie raises outlook as Humira again delivers earnings beat

AbbVie raises earnings outlook after Humira delivers another better-than-expected quarter

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 10:50am EDT

Union Pacific 1Q profit grows 6 percent but volume slows

Union Pacific railroad's 1Q profit up 6 percent but results disappoint as volume slows

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 10:09am EDT

Procter & Gamble hit by strong dollar in third quarter

Procter & Gamble's 3Q revenue weighed down by strong dollar; vows cost cuts and price hikes

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 10:03am EDT

Union Pacific misses Street 1Q forecasts

Union Pacific posts 1Q profit, results miss Wall Street estimates

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 09:20am EDT

Asian comeback spurs growth for spirits maker Pernod Ricard

Comeback in Asian sales spurs growth for French spirits maker Pernod Ricard

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 09:20am EDT

Senate leaders propose extending NSA phone records storage

As lawmakers debate Patriot Act renewal, Senate Republicans propose preserving the status quo

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 09:20am EDT

Authentic Brands adds Jones New York to portfolio

Authentic Brands adds Jones New York to portfolio, deal terms not disclosed

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 09:10am EDT

Shipping industry sends SOS to EU over Mediterranean crisis

Shipping industry struggling to cope with migrant crisis in Mediterranean

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 09:00am EDT

Divestment gains boost net earnings at drug company Novartis

Gains from deals boost net at Swiss pharma firm Novartis; strong dollar shrinks earnings

Thursday - 04/23/2015, 08:38am EDT
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