White House: Need More Growth to Spur Hiring
A top White House official acknowledged faster expansion was needed to stoke more hiring and help boost the economy.
Dow Powers Back to 13K
The Dow posted a triple-digit rally for the second day in a row, topping the psychologically-important 13000 mark for the first time since May.
Colgate Launches Bond Sale, Targeting Record Low Rate
Colgate-Palmolive Co. (CL) launched a $500 million bond sale Friday, becoming the latest in a string of companies looking to borrow at all-time low rates amid unceasing investor appetite for high-quality debt yielding more than Treasurys.
Belo Monte Dam Engineers Released by Brazil Tribal Leaders
Dam workers being held by indigenous groups released Friday morning -Norte Energia says tribal leaders violated agreement made earlier this month -Indigenous leaders say dam construction has impeded river access SAO PAULO--Indigenous leaders in Brazil released on Friday the last of the three
Court Grants Microsoft Injunction Against Google's Motorola Mobility
A German court Friday granted Microsoft Corp. (MSFT) an injunction against Google Inc.'s (GOOG) Motorola Mobility unit over infringement of a patent on common names for long and short file allocation tables, known as FAT technology.
Intesa to Post EUR155 Million Gain on Notes Buyback
Intesa Sanpaolo Spa (ISP.MI) will make a capital gain of around 155 million euros ($192 million) on a notes buyback transaction it launched July 18, the bank said Friday, as Italian banks continue to deleverage.
Large Cap Growth Fund Tips for Investors in their 30s
When selecting funds, investors should consider many measures including, return, risk, fees, tax, income. Here's how to find the right large cap growth fund to meet your needs.
Apple Loses Bid to Move Kodak Dispute Away From Bankruptcy Court
A judge on Thursday denied Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) bid to move a patent dispute with Eastman Kodak Co. (EKDKQ) out of bankruptcy court.
Italy Extends Short-Selling Ban on Financial Stocks
Italian market regulator Consob said Friday it extended to Sept. 14 its weeklong ban on the short-selling of bank and insurance stocks on the country's exchange.
MARKET SNAPSHOT: U.S. Stocks Rally, Dow Tops 13,000
U.S. stocks rallied on Friday, reclaiming weekly gains and pushing the Dow Jones Industrials Average to a nearly three-month high, as investors anticipated central-bank moves in Europe as well as by the U.S. Federal Reserve.