International

  • Attorney: Deal reached in sudden acceleration suit Associated Press - 50 minutes ago

    An attorney representing the family of a 77-year-old Flint-area woman killed when her 2005 Toyota Camry slammed into a tree after alleged sudden acceleration confirms that a deal has been reached in a ...

  • USD/CAD Technical Analysis – Looking for Break Above 1.11 DailyFX - 54 minutes ago

    USD/CAD Technical Analysis – Looking for Break Above 1.11

  • PepsiCo's profit rises on snack sales, price hikes Associated Press - 1 hour 3 minutes ago
    PepsiCo's profit rises on snack sales, price hikes

    PepsiCo reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit as the company sold more snacks around the world and hiked prices, including on its drinks. The company, which also makes Frito-Lay, Gatorade, ...

  • Wal-Mart jumps into the money transfer biz, loudly Associated Press - 1 hour 9 minutes ago

    Wal-Mart is delving deeper into financial services at its stores and shaking up the money transfer business. The world's largest retailer introduced a new money transfer service Thursday that it says will ...

  • NZD/USD Technical Analysis – Passing on Short Trade Setup DailyFX - 1 hour 14 minutes ago

    NZD/USD Technical Analysis – Passing on Short Trade Setup

  • Bullock proposes $45 million in oil-patch grants Associated Press - 1 hour 23 minutes ago
    Bullock proposes $45 million in oil-patch grants

    Gov. Steve Bullock proposed a $45 million grant program Thursday to ease strains on water and sewer systems in eastern Montana towns that have struggled to keep pace with the demands of the fast-growing ...

  • IRS audits less than 1 percent of big partnerships Associated Press - 1 hour 50 minutes ago

    The Internal Revenue Service audits fewer than 1 percent of large business partnerships, according to a government report released Tuesday. That means some of Wall Street's largest hedge funds and private ...

  • Judge wants Detroit mayor to back bankruptcy plan Associated Press - 1 hour 51 minutes ago
    Judge wants Detroit mayor to back bankruptcy plan

    Looking years ahead, the judge overseeing Detroit's bankruptcy said Thursday he wants assurances from the mayor and other elected leaders that they'll follow a final plan that likely cuts pensions, sheds ...

  • Old timey car to replace NYC horse carriages shown Associated Press - 2 hours 11 minutes ago
    Old timey car to replace NYC horse carriages shown

    An electric car that proponents hope will replace horse-drawn carriages in New York City was presented Thursday at the New York International Auto Show, as critics expressed their distaste for the idea. ...

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest volume increases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: FX Energy Inc. : Approximately 2,614,300 shares changed hands, a 722.2 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares ...

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest percentage decreases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: MoneyGram International Inc. fell 17.6 percent to $14.81. Travelzoo Inc. fell 9.3 percent to $17.35. Arctic Cat Inc. fell ...

  • Final Glance: Utilities companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top utilities companies were down at the close of trading: American Electric Power Co. fell $.77 or 1.5 percent, to $51.73. Consolidated Edison Inc. Holding Co. fell $1.09 or 1.9 percent, ...

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading: AT&T Inc. fell .2 percent to $36.04 with 25,185,500 shares traded. Advanced Micro Devices Inc. fell 1.9 percent to $3.69 ...

  • Final Glance: Railroad companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top railroad companies were mixed at the close of trading: CSX rose $.36 or 1.3 percent, to $28.15. Canadian National Railway Co. rose $.39 or .7 percent, to $56.71. Canadian Pacific Railway ...

  • Final Glance: Leisure companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top leisure companies were mixed at the close of trading: Carnival rose $.78 or 2.1 percent, to $37.32. Las Vegas Sands Corp. rose $.07 or .1 percent, to $76.46. MGM Resorts International ...

  • Final Glance: Education companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top education companies were mixed at the close of trading: Apollo Group rose $.50 or 1.8 percent, to $27.92. Career Education Corp. rose $.09 or 1.2 percent, to $7.32. DeVryEd rose $.89 ...

  • Final Glance: Credit Card companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top credit card companies were mixed at the close of trading: American Express Co. fell $1.18 or 1.4 percent, to $86.22. Capital One Financial Corp. fell $.27 or .4 percent, to $74.89. Discover ...

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage increases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Nelnet Inc. rose 11.0 percent to $43.64. Knoll Inc. rose 8.7 percent to $18.28. PowerSecure International ...

  • Final Glance: Gold companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top gold companies were down at the close of trading: Barrick Gold Corp. fell $.34 or 1.9 percent, to $17.98. Gold Fields fell $.12 or 3.0 percent, to $3.94. GoldCorp. fell $.21 or .9 percent, ...

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume increases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest volume gainers on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Athlon Energy Inc. : Approximately 7,136,200 shares changed hands, a 896.3 percent increase over its 65-day average ...

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest percentage increases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage gainers on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Athens Bancshares rose 28.0 percent to $25.92. BioFuel Energy rose 27.2 percent to $7.71. LiveDeal Inc. rose 23.6 percent ...

  • Nasdaq stocks posting largest volume decreases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on Nasdaq at the close of trading: Alliance Bancorp Inc. : Approximately shares changed hands, a 99.7 decrease from its 65-day average volume. The shares remained ...

  • Final Glance: Restaurant companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top restaurant companies were mixed at the close of trading: Brinker International Inc. fell $.64 or 1.3 percent, to $50.56. Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. fell $32.79 or 5.9 percent, to $519.61. ...

  • Final Glance: Pharmaceuticals companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top pharmaceuticals companies were mixed at the close of trading: Baxter International Inc. fell $.64 or .9 percent, to $72.81. Bristol-Myers Squibb Co. rose $.35 or .7 percent, to $49.46. ...

  • Final Glance: Specialty Retail companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top specialty retail companies were mixed at the close of trading: Autozone Inc. fell $5.98 or 1.1 percent, to $516.16. Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. fell $.84 or 1.3 percent, to $63.70. Best Buy ...

  • Final Glance: Media companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top media companies were mixed at the close of trading: Comcast Corp. fell $.07 or .1 percent, to $49.10. Walt Disney Co. rose $1.04 or 1.3 percent, to $79.99. Gannett rose $.23 or .9 percent, ...

  • NYSE stocks posting largest volume decreases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest volume decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Arc Logistics Ptrs : Approximately 2,300 shares changed hands, a 92.5 decrease from its 65-day average volume. ...

  • Most active Nasdaq-traded stocks Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at Nasdaq 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading: Cisco Systems Inc. rose .8 percent to $23.21 with 47,542,000 shares traded. Facebook Inc. fell 1.3 percent to $58.94 with 77,145,000 shares ...

  • NYSE stocks posting largest percentage decreases Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    A look at the 10 biggest percentage decliners on New York Stock Exchange at the close of trading: Barnes & Noble Inc. fell 12.0 percent to $16.37. Chemtura Corp. fell 8.1 percent to $23.16. Alliance Data ...

  • Final Glance: Staffing companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top staffing companies were up at the close of trading: Kelly Services Inc. class A rose $.16 or .8 percent, to $21.37. Korn/Ferry International Inc. rose $.81 or 2.7 percent, to $30.31. ...

  • Final Glance: Telecom companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top telecom companies were mixed at the close of trading: AT&T Inc. fell $.06 or .2 percent, to $36.04. Verizon Communications Inc. rose $.50 or 1.1 percent, to $47.60.

  • Final Glance: Oil companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top oil companies were up at the close of trading: BP PLC rose $.49 or 1.0 percent, to $48.88. Chevron rose $1.85 or 1.5 percent, to $123.68. ConocoPhillips rose $.99 or 1.3 percent, to ...

  • Final Glance: Supermarkets companies Associated Press - 2 hours 13 minutes ago

    Shares of some top supermarkets companies were mixed at the close of trading: Kroger fell $.04 or .1 percent, to $44.28. Safeway rose $.01 or percent, to $34.12. Supervalu rose $.05 or .7 percent, to $6.92. ...

  • Final Glance: Silver companies Associated Press - 2 hours 14 minutes ago

    Shares of some top silver companies were down at the close of trading: Hecla Mining Co. fell $.04 or 1.3 percent, to $3.07. Pan American Silver Corp. fell $.20 or 1.5 percent, to $12.86. Silver Standard ...

  • Final Glance: Medical Devices companies Associated Press - 2 hours 14 minutes ago

    Shares of some top medical devices companies were mixed at the close of trading: Allergan rose $2.46 or 1.9 percent, to $133.92. Baxter International Inc. fell $.64 or .9 percent, to $72.81. Boston Scientific ...