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Trader Peter Costa, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower Wednesday morning following weak first-quarter reports from consumer-focused companies including Priceline and Disney. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
May 10, 2017 - 4:29 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — Energy companies jumped with the price of oil Wednesday, but overall, stocks finished only slightly higher as a quiet week of trading continued. The price of U.S. crude oil jumped 3 percent as fuel stockpiles kept shrinking, and that made investors more optimistic about energy...
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Trader Peter Costa, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, May 10, 2017. U.S. stock indexes are mostly lower Wednesday morning following weak first-quarter reports from consumer-focused companies including Priceline and Disney. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)
May 10, 2017 - 3:17 pm
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are higher Wednesday afternoon as energy companies are rallying with the price of oil and technology companies move higher. Consumer-focused companies are down following weak first-quarter reports from Priceline and Disney and health care companies are slipping. KEEPING...
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May 03, 2017 - 9:10 am
DETROIT (AP) — Automotive parts and electronics maker Delphi Corp. plans to spin off its vehicle powertrain operations into a separate publicly traded company. The British company with U.S. operations in suburban Detroit says Delphi shareholders will get stock in both companies in the tax-free deal...
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FILE - In this Dec. 16, 2013 file photo, Etsy CEO Chad Dickerson talks during an interview in New York. The online crafts marketplace said Tuesday, May 2, 2017, that it has named board member Josh Silverman as CEO, replacing Dickerson, who also stepped down as board chairman. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
May 02, 2017 - 6:53 pm
BROOKLYN, N.Y. (AP) — Etsy Inc. is replacing its CEO and cutting jobs as it faces pressure from shareholders upset with its lackluster profits and anemic stock performance. The online crafts marketplace said Tuesday that it has named board member Josh Silverman as CEO, replacing Chad Dickerson, who...
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May 02, 2017 - 10:40 am
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes are little changed Tuesday morning as weak auto sales drag down car makers even as other companies report strong earnings. Industrial companies including engine maker Cummins and pump and valve maker Flowserve are rising after they posted their first-quarter...
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FILE - In this Monday, Nov. 23, 2015, file photo, flags fly in front of Pfizer World Headquarters, in New York. Pfizer Inc. reports earnings, Tuesday, May 2, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan, File)
May 02, 2017 - 9:00 am
Pfizer beat Wall Street expectations for first-quarter profit thanks to reduced spending on operations and legal costs, along with strong sales of key new drugs and longtime blockbuster pain treatment Lyrica. But the top U.S. drugmaker had a disappointing revenue dip of 1 percent as competition...
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FILE - In this Oct. 2, 2014 file photo, people pass a Wall Street subway stop, in New York's Financial District. The major U.S. stock indexes were mostly lower in early trading Friday, April 28, 2017, as investors sized up the latest batch of company earnings.(AP Photo/Richard Drew, File)
April 28, 2017 - 12:13 pm
The major U.S. stock indexes veered lower in midday trading Friday as investors sized up the latest batch of company earnings. Real estate stocks lagged the most, while energy companies led the gainers as the price of crude oil headed higher. Several technology companies were moving higher after...
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FILE - In this April 29, 2010 file photo, an issue of Time Magazine is shown on a newsstand, in New York. Time's stock is plummeting after the publisher said its board is not considering a sale of the company. The New York-based company said Friday, April 28, 2017, that a number of parties expressed interest in the business, but no sale process was ever begun. (AP Photo/Mark Lennihan)
April 28, 2017 - 10:38 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Time's stock is plummeting after the publisher said its board is not considering a sale of the company. The New York-based company said Friday that a number of parties expressed interest in the business, but no sale process was ever begun. Time's board decided the company should...
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This April 25, 2017, photo, shows Exxon service station signs in Nashville, Tenn. Exxon Mobile Corp. reports earnings on Friday, April 28, 2017. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
April 28, 2017 - 9:05 am
IRVING, Texas (AP) — Exxon more than doubled its profit in the first quarter as rising crude prices magnified the cost cuts made by the company as energy prices tumbled. The company earned $4.01 billion, or 95 cents per share, for the three month period. A year earlier the Irving, Texas, company...
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People stand next to an electronic board showing Hong Kong share index outside a local bank in Hong Kong, Thursday, April 27, 2017. Share prices were mostly lower in Asia following U.S. President Donald Trump’s proposal for tax cuts, with Japan’s Nikkei 225 index down 0.2 percent and Hong Kong’s Hang Seng 0.3 percent lower. Traders were awaiting the release of a policy statement by the Bank of Japan, though no major changes were expected. (AP Photo/Vincent Yu)
April 27, 2017 - 5:04 am
HONG KONG (AP) — World stock indexes were mixed Thursday as investors assessed the scant details of President Donald Trump's U.S. tax overhaul. Japan's central bank kept its monetary policy unchanged and forecasted steady growth for Asia's No. 2 economy. KEEPING SCORE: European shares fell in early...
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