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Why OPEC, Led by Saudi Arabia, Is Trying to Crash the Oil Market

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:49am
Short term and long term demand fears sink oil, making the charts look a little sick.
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Microsoft Leads Tech Gains; Amazon, Pandora Slump

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:46am
Tech stocks were generally up in early trading Friday, with Microsoft Corp. among the advancers.
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Tesla Opens Higher; Toyota Sells Tesla Stock

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:38am
Shares of Tesla rose 0.4% at the open Friday, poised to end the week up around 4%.
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Chiquita shareholders reject plans to merge with Irish fruit importer Fyffes

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:32am
Chiquita shareholders have rejected plans to merge with Irish fruit importer Fyffes that would have made the world's largest banana supplier.
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Ingersoll-Rand Lowers Profit Outlook To Reflect Costs Resulting From Note Offering

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:29am
Ingersoll-Rand lowered its profit outlook Friday to reflect expected costs associated with its new $1.1 billion note offering.
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Ford 3Q Profit Slips Amid F-150 Switchover

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:09am
Ford's third-quarter earnings dropped 34% as sales suffered from a transition to the new F-150 pickup truck. But the results still beat Wall Street views.
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5 more Ebola vaccine candidates could be tested starting in March

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:06am
The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March.
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DryShips Prices Share Offering Well Below Thursday's Closing Price

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:03am
DryShips shares held steep losses in premarket trade Friday after the owner of drybulk carriers and tankers announced the pricing of its public share offering.
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Colgate Profit Down on Weak Brazil, China Demand; Warns on Dollar

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 9:00am
Colgate-Palmolive reported a 17 percent drop in third-quarter profit and lowered its full-year earnings forecast, hurt by weak demand in Brazil and China and a stronger U.S. dollar.
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Nasdaq Tops Earnings Expectations While Revenue Slips

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:51am
Transatlantic exchange operator Nasdaq OMX Group Inc on Friday reported a higher third-quarter profit, as lower expenses helped offset a decline in revenues driven in part by the impact of foreign exchange rates.
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Online shopping services company Digital River to be taken private for $840 million

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:47am
Digital River Inc. plans to become a private company.
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Evenflo recalls infant seats to fix buckles that can stick, making it hard to remove child

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:46am
Evenflo is recalling more than 202,000 rear-facing infant seats because the buckles can become difficult to unlatch.
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Bristol-Myers Beats 3Q Forecasts as Top Drugs Deliver

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:33am
Bristol-Myers Squibb Co reported better-than-expected third-quarter results, fueled by strong sales of its treatments for blood clots, cancer and arthritis.
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Icahn: Atlantic City's Taj Mahal Will Almost Certainly Close

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:28am
Carl Icahn believes that Atlantic City's Trump Taj Mahal casino is all but certain to close.
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Ebola Stocks Surge As First Case Confirmed In New York City

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:18am
Reports that a doctor in New York City has tested positive for Ebola sparked a rally in the shares of companies that manufacture hazmat suits and other protective gear in premarket trade Friday.
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ValueAct Takes 5.7% Stake In Agrium

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 8:12am
ValueAct Capital Management L.P. on Friday disclosed a 5.7% stake in fertilizer company Agrium Inc..
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UPS Profit Rises on Strong Demand, Beats Analysts' Expectations

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:58am
United Parcel Service Inc reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit on Friday, driven by growing demand, improving margins in the United States and strong growth in Asia and Europe.
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UPS Profit Tops Estimates, Affirms Outlook

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:57am
United Parcel Service Inc. said Friday it had net income of $1.214 billion, or $1.32 a share, in the third quarter, up from $1.097 billion, or $1.16 a share in the year-earlier period, buoyed by growth across its business segments.
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Nova Star sees surge in advance bookings for motor coaches for next season

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:45am
The company that runs the Nova Star ferry between Portland, Maine, and Yarmouth, Nova Scotia says it has already received advance bookings for 43 motor coaches in 2015.
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Bristol-Myers Profit Slips, But Tops Expectations

Fri, 10/24/2014 - 7:45am
Bristol-Myers Squibb reported Friday third-quarter net profit that rose to $721 million, or 43 cents a share, from $692 million, or 42 cents a share, in the year-earlier period.
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