Stories tagged: Corporate stock
TUESDAY, DEC. 18, 2012, 8:30 A.M.
Facebook users hit ‘like,’ stores jump into action
NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook isn’t just for goofy pictures and silly chatter. Whether shoppers know it or not, their actions online help dictate what’s in stores during this holiday …
SATURDAY, NOV. 17, 2012, 5:26 A.M.
J.C. Penney CEO tries to change the way we shop
NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney CEO Ron Johnson seems unfazed that the department store chain’s mounting losses and sales declines have led to growing criticism of his plan to …
THURSDAY, NOV. 15, 2012, 1:53 P.M.
Gap raises outlook after stronger 3rd quarter
NEW YORK (AP) — Gap Inc. raised its outlook for the year after reporting stronger third-quarter net income that beat Wall Street expectations on Thursday. The San Francisco-based clothing retailer …
MONDAY, NOV. 12, 2012, 1:51 P.M.
Penney is the day’s biggest stock loser
NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney Co. executives may be confident in the department-store chain’s everyday low pricing strategy, but its investors are panicking. The company’s stock fell more than …
MONDAY, NOV. 12, 2012, 12:37 P.M.
Penney is biggest S&P stock loser
NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney Co. executives may be confident in the department-store chain’s everyday pricing strategy, but investors are panicking. The company’s stock fell nearly 11 percent on …
TUESDAY, OCT. 23, 2012, 2:49 P.M.
Apple’s iPad Mini much pricier than rival tablets
SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — Apple Inc.’s pencil-thin, smaller iPad will cost much more than its competitors, signaling the company isn’t going to get into a mini-tablet price war. The …
TUESDAY, SEPT. 18, 2012, 1 P.M.
Alaskans to get $878 in yearly oil wealth payout
ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — It’s not much — $878 — but Sina Takafua isn’t balking at her first annual payout from Alaska’s oil savings account. “I’m just happy. It’s free …