8:31 pm, April 24, 2014

Business News

Ericsson in $260 million first-quarter profit

Sweden's Ericsson in $260 million Q1 profit as sales slip 9 percent

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 09:00am EDT

France raises deficit forecasts amid low growth

France raises deficit forecasts for 2014 and 2015, barely meeting EU target

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 08:50am EDT

Finalists named in Bloomberg European city contest

From Wales to Bulgaria, 21 finalists chosen in Bloomberg European city-innovation contest

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 08:28am EDT

Australia lifts F-35 order from 14 to 72 fighters

Australia to buy another 58 F-35 Joint Strike Fighters, bringing total order to 72 by 2023

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 08:10am EDT

GM, lawyers fight over bankruptcy protections

General Motors asks bankruptcy court for protection from ignition claims before bankruptcy

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 07:30am EDT

Investor pressure pushing drugmaker M&A deals

In latest cycle, drugmakers use deals to narrow focus to boost prospects, satisfy shareholders

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 06:36am EDT

Asia shares mixed on lackluster China data

Asia shares mixed on lackluster China data; Japan buoyed by yen, Seibu IPO

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 03:30am EDT

Earnings and corporate deals lift US stocks

Stock market pushed higher by corporate deal news and solid earnings; Allergan, Netflix jump

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 02:20am EDT

Valeant, Ackman make $45.6B Allergan bid

Valeant, Ackman looking to buy Botox maker Allergan in cash-and-stock deal worth about $45.6B

Wednesday - 04/23/2014, 01:10am EDT

McDonald's 1Q profit slips as US sales decline

McDonald's 1st-quarter profit slips as sales remain weak; April 'modestly positive'

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 09:26pm EDT

AT&T explores expansion of super-fast Internet

AT&T explores expansion of super-fast Internet to as many as 25 metro areas outside Northeast

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 06:44pm EDT

Maine baby lobster decline could end high catches

Maine baby lobster decline could mean end to record catches as lobstermen, scientists worry

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 05:40pm EDT

Stocks move higher as more earnings roll in

Sixth gain in a row for stocks as more companies impress with earnings; Harley-Davidson gains

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 04:21pm EDT

Harley-Davidson 1Q earnings roar ahead

Harley-Davidson 1Q earnings jump 18.7 percent as motorcycle sales rise, efficiencies take hold

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 03:10pm EDT

Study: Fuels from corn waste not better than gas

Research casts doubt on global warming benefits of biofuels made with cornfield waste

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 02:48pm EDT

Bloomberg invests $5M in solar-powered lamp

Bloomberg invests $5 million in portable solar-powered lamp for off-grid African populations

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 01:50pm EDT

Job market for college grads better but still weak

Labor Department: Job market improved for 2013 college grads but remained weak

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 01:36pm EDT

AT&T joins crowded field with online video plans

AT&T, Peter Chernin's investment firm form venture to invest in Netflix-like video services

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Unilever says it will use less plastic per bottle

Unilever introducing tactic to cut plastic use per bottle by 15 percent, starting with Dove

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 12:40pm EDT

Novartis reshapes business with GSK, Lilly deals

In latest round of change in pharmaceuticals industry, Novartis inks deals with GSK and Lilly

Tuesday - 04/22/2014, 12:06pm EDT
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