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Posted: 22 October 2018 | 9:01 am
Real-estate investors are poised to buy up property in whichever city picks for its second headquarters. Some bold investors aren’t waiting.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 8:56 am
U.S. steelmakers prevailed in their push for the Trump administration to impose tariffs on imported steel and aluminum. The industry also succeeded in a later effort to make some tariffs disappear.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 8:51 am
Hasbro continued to struggle in the aftermath of Toys “R” Us’s demise, as liquidation sales damped demand for orders and finding new places for the lost business created complications.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 7:47 am
Kimberly-Clark said it was switching chief executives in the midst of a restructuring program intended to boost profits as it struggles with weak sales.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 7:45 am
Airlines’ fuel budgets are about to get squeezed by unlikely competitors. Shipowners around the world are expected to start switching next year to cleaner-burning diesel fuel, ahead of emissions regulations taking effect in 2020.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 7:43 am
Super Micro Computer said in a letter to customers that a media report claiming a malevolent hardware chip was installed in its motherboards is incorrect and that it is conducting a review in light of the story.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 6:50 am
Uber envisions taking to the skies with a fleet of food-delivery drones in as little as three years, an ambitious timeline for a ride-hailing company that would face technical challenges and regulatory hurdles.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 6:49 am
Japan’s Calsonic Kansei agreed to buy Fiat Chrysler’s auto-parts business for $7.1 billion, a deal that will catapult the combined company into the top ranks of global auto suppliers.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 6:07 am
Halliburton profit rose 19% in the latest quarter but the oil-field services company said demand for some of its key operations came in weaker than anticipated.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 6:06 am
American Railcar Industries, which is majority owned by activist investor Carl Icahn’s firm, is being acquired by a subsidiary of ITE Rail Fund.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 5:33 am
Ex-energy trader John Arnold has put $100 million behind efforts to curb prices. Drugmakers say his view is flawed and oversimplified, and will restrict patients’ access to important medicines.
Posted: 22 October 2018 | 12:42 am
U.S. and European trade negotiators are focused on aligning regulations on goods and services as they seek to cement a July trade cease-fire between President Trump and European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker.
Posted: 21 October 2018 | 7:23 pm
CBS interim chairman Richard Parsons is resigning because of health issues. New board member Strauss Zelnick will succeed him.
Posted: 21 October 2018 | 1:00 pm
Economic data in the coming week will include the Commerce Department’s reading on third-quarter gross domestic product as well as durable-good orders for September.
Posted: 21 October 2018 | 9:04 am
For most of the last two decades, the share of women participating in the U.S. labor force was in decline. Thanks to a strong economy, that long-running trend shows signs of reversing.
Posted: 20 October 2018 | 8:52 pm
The housing market is stumbling through its longest slump in four years, as the divergence between a booming U.S. economy and weakening home sales that many had dismissed as temporary now looks poised to continue.
Posted: 20 October 2018 | 9:00 am
Since handing over the reins at Morgan Stanley, John Mack has been working with financial-technology startups, dabbling in bitcoin and watching as Wall Street gives way to a mellower brand of finance.
Posted: 19 October 2018 | 2:52 pm
The Trump administration, trying to accelerate tax-advantaged investment in low-income areas, offered generous definitions and rules Friday in a long-awaited package of regulations.
Posted: 19 October 2018 | 7:50 am
China’s economic expansion slowed to its weakest pace since the financial crisis, as top financial regulators launched an extraordinary coordinated effort to calm jittery investors.
Posted: 18 October 2018 | 6:47 am
The number of Americans filing applications for new unemployment benefits fell last week, indicative of a tight labor market in which employers are reluctant to lay off workers.

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