British American Tobacco Buys Back 200,000 Shares
British American Tobacco PLC (BATS.LN) Tuesday said it purchased 200,000 ordinary shares on Aug. 21.
Best Buy Suspends Guidance After Sharp Profit Drop
Best Buy Co. (BBY) suspended its earnings guidance following a 91% quarterly profit decline Tuesday, providing investors with scant details about how it and a newly appointed chief executive will revive the struggling consumer-electronics chain.
Morrison's Buys 500,000 Shares to Cancel/283.961P
Wm. Morrison Supermarkets PLC (MRW.LN) said Tuesday it purchased 500,000 of its own shares at an average price of 283.961 pence per share to be cancelled. MAIN FACTS: -Shares closed Tuesday at 282 pence valuing the company at GBP6.8 billion. -Write to Ed Ballard at email@example.com Subscribe
MetroPCS to Launch Promotional Unlimited 4G Plan Thursday
MetroPCS Communications Inc. (PCS) will launch a new wireless plan this week to provide unlimited data on its next-generation network, as the carrier aims to keep up with larger players in the competitive smartphone environment.
QIHOO 360 Technology, Nordson Corporation Among Stocks Up on High Volume Tuesday
These are stocks that are up on high volume today: Trading with a volume of 3.6 million, or 2.5 times its average daily volume, QIHOO 360 Technology (NYSE:QIHU) is up on high volume today.
Valero Energy, Equinix Among Stocks Setting 52-Week Highs Tuesday
These nine stocks set 52-week highs: The share price of Valero Energy (NYSE:VLO) increased today, reaching and then surpassing its previous 52-week high of $29.78.
Compass Group Buys Back 325,000 Shares to Cancel/723.3800P
Compass Group PLC (CPG.LN) announced Tuesday that on Aug. 21 it purchased for cancellation 325,000 ordinary shares at a price of 723.3800 pence per share.
Baidu, Best Buy Among Stocks Down on High Volume Tuesday
There are a few stocks down on high volume today: Today, Baidu (NASDAQ:BIDU) is down on high volume, trading at a volume of 5.9 million, or two times its average daily volume.
Iran Asks France's Total To Resume Refueling Planes -Source
Iran is asking French oil giant Total SA (TOT) to resume refueling its passenger aircraft and has even raised the question with the French president, an Iranian official said recently.
Lawson Products, Ceres Among Stocks falling to Annual Lows Tuesday
Seven stocks hit to 52-week lows: While trading on above-average volume, Lawson Products (NASDAQ:LAWS) slipped today, hitting and then dropping past its previous 52-week low of $8.38 to $8.03.