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BP PLC is still reducing jobs as is shrinks in the aftermath of the 2010 Gulf of Mexico oil spill, and the company might provide more details when it meets with investors this week.
The return of northern pike spearing to Mille Lacs Lake for the first time in 32 years is generating a buzz among long-time spearers — and hope for resort owners whose fortunes long have been tied to the big lake's struggling walleye population.
United Airlines said Monday that passenger traffic dipped slightly in November, as travel declined on its domestic flights.
Congressional officials say key lawmakers are considering a change to allow multiemployer pension plans to cut benefits for current retirees in hopes of avoiding future bankruptcies.
A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Arista Networks : Approximately 2,971,400 shares changed hands, a 443.1 percent increase over its 65-day average volume.
Shares of some top health care equipment companies were mixed at the close of trading: Becton, Dickinson & Co. rose $1.23 or .9 percent, to $139.78.
Shares of some top homebuilders companies were mixed at the close of trading: DR Horton rose $.02 or .1 percent, to $24.91.
Shares of some top coal companies were down at the close of trading: Arch Coal fell $.21 or 10.9 percent, to $1.72.
Shares of some top supermarkets companies were mixed at the close of trading: Kroger rose $.38 or .6 percent, to $61.36.
Shares of some top oil companies were down at the close of trading: BP PLC fell $1.11 or 2.8 percent, to $38.87.
Shares of some top gold companies were mixed at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.02 or .2 percent, to $11.54.
Shares of some top specialty retail companies were mixed at the close of trading: Autozone Inc. fell $6.90 or 1.2 percent, to $581.05.
A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading: Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell 3.0 percent to $2.58 with 25,345,000 shares traded.
Shares of some top managed care companies were mixed at the close of trading: Aetna fell $.50 or .6 percent, to $90.12.
Shares of Manchester United PLC declined in the extended session Monday after the soccer team announced an offering from a large shareholder.
U.S. officials are suing Deutsche Bank and a other financial companies, accusing them of engaging in an "abusive scheme" to defraud taxpayers.
U.S. Markets opened under pressure following lower than expected economic data out of China and Japan but as oil continued its slide, the market selloff gathered momentum. Energy stocks were amongst the hardest hit and the S&P 500 Energy sector fell 3.91% as oil prices closed in on five year lows.
H&R Block Inc. late Monday said its fiscal second-quarter loss widened to $112 million, or 41 cents a share, from $104.9 million, or 39 cents a share, a year ago.
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U.S. stocks fell on Monday as oil prices turned sharply lower and spooked investors into dumping shares of drillers and other energy-service companies.