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U.S. natural gas futures rose to $6 per million British thermal units on Wednesday, the highest in more than four years, boosted by unrelenting forecasts for frigid cold weather across the United States that will further drive heating demand and deplete natural gas supplies.
Low-cost carrier Spirit Airlines said it lost a bid to get takeoff and landing slots at Reagan National Airport in Washington that are being given up by American Airlines Group.
The White House on Wednesday threatened to place sanctions against senior figures in the Ukrainian government in the wake of continued bloodshed in Kiev.
The FCC will again seek to set rules ensuring broadband providers don't discriminate or block Internet content.
Shares of LinkedIn Corp. climbed nearly 3% to $197 on Wednesday.
Gold was little changed on Wednesday as the dollar steadied and investors remained cautious ahead of the release of the minutes from the U.S. Federal Reserve's January meeting.
Shares of Facebook Inc. rallied Wednesday, hitting a new high.
Cigna expects to reaffirm its full-year outlook over the next few weeks as it prepares to hold meetings with investors and analysts.
Bankers are working on debt financing packages of around 5 billion pounds ($8.
Nespresso is launching a new single-serve coffee brewer that makes larger American-sized portions, putting its Swiss parent Nestle in more direct competition with U.S. market leader Green Mountain Coffee Roasters.brewe
Royal Bank of Scotland Group Plc has agreed to pay $275 million to resolve a U.S. lawsuit accusing it of misleading investors in mortgage-backed securities, lawyers for the plaintiffs said on Wednesday.
Technology stocks were mostly lower Wednesday morning, as shares of Intel Corp. shed nearly 1% at the opening bell.
The U.S. stock market began Wednesday on a sour note after a bigger-than-expected fall in housing starts in January, though severe weather contributed to the decline in construction.
Kay Jewelers will acquire smaller rival Zale for $21 per share in cash, sending shares of Zale popping 40% pre-market.
Wall Street applauded the bullish results from Carlyle, driving the Washington, D.C.-based private equity firm’s share price 8% higher in early action.
Jos. A. Bank launched a tender offer to repurchase up to $300 million of its common stock, a move that's contingent upon a deal to buy Eddie Bauer.
Devon Energy turned a profit in the 4Q and unveiled a $2.8 billion deal to sell its conventional assets in Canada to Canadian Natural Resources.
Treasury prices held higher on Wednesday after January data showed a plunge in U.S. housing starts but a climb in producer prices.
Housing starts took their biggest tumble since 2011 in February as unseasonably cold weather weighed on the market for new construction.
U.S. producer prices rose a seasonally adjusted 0.2% in January under the government's new formula for measuring wholesale inflation, the Labor Department said Wednesday.