Last Build Date: Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:26:31 EDTCopyright: copyright © 2016 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:55:03 EDTData from job-search site Indeed.com shows retailers, and the warehouse and logistics firms they compete with for seasonal labor, started searching for temporary workers a month earlier than in recent years.image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:45:07 EDTAT&T’s proposed $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner could accelerate the adoption of more targeted TV advertising, but several hurdles remain. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:08:53 EDTGM, Ford and Fiat Chrysler are pledging to expand U.S. capacity to make pickups and SUVs as passenger car sales slump, exacerbating a budding price war for the industry’s best-selling vehicles. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 15:59:27 EDTAs boards worry more about cyberattacks, compliance and personal liability, chief audit executives, who assess corporate controls, risk management and governance processes, are gaining in influence and pay. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:54:41 EDTGannett Co. plans to cut 2% of jobs and invest in more acquisitions to transform its business, according to a memo to staff, as the newspaper industry struggles with a particularly turbulent advertising environment. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 08:24:57 EDTThe U.S. economy is inching along, productivity is flagging and millions of Americans appear locked out of the labor market. One key factor intertwined with this loss of dynamism: The U.S. is creating startup businesses at historically low rates. image
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 13:32:04 EDTThe Canadian government has ample fiscal room to increase spending on infrastructure, Bank of Canada Gov. Stephen Poloz said.image
Thu, 20 Oct 2016 11:47:43 EDTA pickup in home sales last month signaled stabilization in the U.S. housing sector despite continued pressure from tight inventory and rising prices.image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:28:59 EDTLockheed’s portfolio reshaping and uncertainty over military budgets and pension costs are coloring the defense sector’s outlook. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 11:39:26 EDTSean Atkins, who took over as president of MTV just a year ago, is leaving the TV network, becoming the latest Viacom executive to head for the exits in recent months. VH1 and Logo President Chris McCarthy will add MTV to his responsibilities.image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 13:21:36 EDTPayPal Holdings is the latest payments provider to look to the world of social media for a new way to grow. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 16:51:52 EDTVenture capitalists are always chasing the next big thing. Lately, they are struggling to figure out what that might be, spreading their bets across technologies for which the path to profit is unclear. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 17:19:19 EDTJames Merrill, who founded and then captained the meteoric rise of TelexFree before it was shut down by federal authorities, has pleaded guilty to criminal fraud charges for his role in running a multibillion-dollar pyramid scheme at the company.
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:23:41 EDTBrazilian aircraft maker Embraer reached an agreement with U.S. and Brazilian authorities to settle an investigation into alleged bribes paid to foreign officials, paying $205 million in compensation, the SEC said. image
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 18:25:39 EDTHospital operator Catholic Health Initiatives, which has struggled after rapid expansion and a foray into health insurance, is in merger talks with Dignity Health to create one of the nation’s largest nonprofit hospital systems by revenue.image