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- Brexit Vote Casts Pall Over U.K. Businesses
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:58:23 EDT - Fallout from Britain’s vote to break with the European Union cascaded through the boardrooms of the U.K.’s biggest businesses Monday—triggering profit warnings and forcing executives across Europe to rethink investment and hiring plans.
- 'Brexit' Vote Pours Cold Water on Tata Steel's Sale Plans
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 13:14:11 EDT - The U.K.’s decision to leave the European Union could cast doubts over Tata Steel’s efforts to sell its businesses in Britain, analysts said.
- PepsiCo to Reintroduce Aspartame- Sweetened Diet Pepsi
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:08:42 EDT - PepsiCo said it would reintroduce the aspartame-sweetened version of Diet Pepsi in U.S. stores in September, its latest attempt to halt plunging diet cola sales.
- Drones Have a Role in Your Company's Future
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 03:38:28 EDT - Drones already have disrupted aerial photography, replacing cranes, helicopters and planes on film and TV sets. The breadth of industries where they are gaining purchase is striking, and their use is poised to explode.
- Skullcandy Gets Second Buyout Offer
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 07:22:46 EDT - Skullcandy Inc. said private-equity firm Mill Road Capital Management had taken a nearly 10% stake in the company and made an unsolicited buyout offer.
- U.S. Economy Likely to Weather 'Brexit' Storm
- Sun, 26 Jun 2016 19:48:09 EDT - The U.K.’s decision to exit the European Union may rock the overall U.S. economy in coming months. But it isn’t likely to sink it.
- Brexit's Impact on Global Economy Depends on Leaders
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:48:55 EDT - Britain’s vote to leave the European Union casts a shadow over the global economy. How deep a shadow depends on how the rest of the world responds, which will be driven by politics, not economics, Greg Ip writes.
- Yellen Panel With Carney Called Off After 'Brexit' Vote
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 10:22:15 EDT - A heavyweight debate in Portugal featuring Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen and Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has been canceled in the wake of Britain’s historic decision to exit the European Union.
- Global Economy Week Ahead: Summits in Europe, Manufacturing Data
- Sun, 26 Jun 2016 22:20:55 EDT - The British vote to leave the EU is likely to dominate summits of European heads of government and global central bankers this week, as policy makers look for a road map following “Brexit.”
- 'Brexit' Expected to Rattle U.S. Economy, Shake Its Influence
- Fri, 24 Jun 2016 14:57:26 EDT - Britain’s exit from the European Union is expected to jolt the U.S. economy, likely rattling restive equity markets and driving up the value of the dollar. It could also weaken U.S. diplomatic leverage in Europe and upend the corporate strategies of U.S. companies based in London.
- HP Enterprise Shuffles Senior Executives
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:21:45 EDT - Hewlett Packard Enterprise announced the planned retirement of its research chief along with other management and organizational changes, the latest signs the technology company wants to streamline operations and speed up decision-making.
- Nestlé Taps Schneider as Next CEO
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:26:40 EDT - Nestlé SA said it has tapped Ulf Mark Schneider, chief executive of Fresenius Group, as its new CEO starting Jan. 1.
- Williams Files Appeal to Close Energy Transfer Merger
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 16:48:11 EDT - Williams Cos. said that it will continue its legal fight to close a merger with Energy Transfer Equity, after its shareholders voted to approve the troubled deal.
- U.S. Businesses Continue Pullback on New-Equipment Purchases
- Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:27:58 EDT - American businesses were pulling back on purchases of new equipment even before the U.K. vote to exit the European Union rocked global financial markets, a sign of corporate caution that will likely continue to act as a brake on the economy.
- Raw Economic Data Is Just Noise That Needs to Be Silenced
- Sat, 25 Jun 2016 03:30:57 EDT - Seasonal effects drown out the actual trends. Columnist Jo Craven McGinty explains how adjusted numbers make comparisons between months, years or even economic sectors meaningful.
- U.S. Consumers Less Optimistic in June
- Fri, 24 Jun 2016 11:00:03 EDT - U.S. consumers grew less optimistic in June—with the University of Michigan consumer sentiment index falling to 93.5 from May’s 94.7— suggesting spending could slow in the next year.
- EU Set to Issue Fresh Formal Antitrust Charges Against Google
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:44:37 EDT - The European Union’s competition watchdog has signaled it is preparing to issue a fresh set of formal antitrust charges, possibly before August, against Google over abusing its dominance in advertising, according to people familiar with the matter.
- Gannett to Buy Digital Services Company ReachLocal
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:14:20 EDT - Gannett agreed to buy digital services company ReachLocal Inc., the latest move by a traditional newspaper publisher to diversify beyond print media.
- SolarCity Forms Special Committee to Review Tesla Offer
- Mon, 27 Jun 2016 17:33:24 EDT - SolarCity Corp. said it has hired outside legal and advisory counsel and formed a special board committee to evaluate an acquisition offer made by Tesla Motors Inc.