By Manuela Mesco
Italian fashion house Prada SpA said its third-quarter net profit fell by nearly half, far worse than expected, as slower demand for luxury goods in many parts of the world, especially Asia, pegged back sales.
Pramerica Systems Ireland, a software and contact centre subsidiary of
U.S.-based Prudential Financial, Inc. (PFI) [NYSE:PRU], partnered once
again with Mulroy College in Milford to launch a mentoring programme for
the school’s fifth-year students.
prAna, a rapidly growing lifestyle apparel brand positioned at the
intersection of today’s healthy, active lifestyles and socially
conscious consumerism, announced today the appointment of Sasha
Dietschi-Cooper as Vice President of Sales, effective January 5, 2015.
By Carolyn King
United Technologies Corp.'s Pratt & Whitney Canada unit said it will invest more than 1 billion Canadian dollars ($875 million) on aircraft-engine research over the next four and a half years.
Exceptional performance, proven core, environmentally sustainable technologies and one of the most comprehensive service plans will set PurePower PW800 engines apart in the heavy business jet market
Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) is notifying bulk industrial gas customers in
the United States of price increases of up to 10% for nitrogen, oxygen,
argon, hydrogen and carbon dioxide effective November 1, 2014, or as
Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) announced today that it is offering oil and gas
producers a new DryFrac™ waterless fracturing technology that can
replace water use in fracturing wells through the use of liquid carbon
dioxide (CO 2 ). The company’s patent-pending technology
enables oil and gas producers to increase yield while reducing
environmental impacts associated with hydraulic fracturing, such as
water sourcing and water disposal.
Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) was named to the 2014 CDP S&P 500 Climate
Disclosure Leadership Index (CDLI) for the seventh consecutive year, one
of only three companies on the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index (S&P 500) to
achieve this distinction.
Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) reported third-quarter net income of $477
million and diluted earnings per share of $1.62, 6% and 7% above the
prior year, respectively.*
Sales in the third quarter were $3,144 million, 4% above the prior year.
Praxair, Inc. (NYSE:PX) today announced it will further expand liquid
and gaseous nitrogen supply and storage at the company’s Kirtland, New
Mexico, industrial gases facilities over the next two years.
Today, the U.S.
Department of Transportation Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration
(FMCSA) was presented the GovDelivery Outreach and Impact “Collaborator”
award recognizing excellence in digital communications for the Pre-Employment
Screening Program (PSP). PSP provides truck and bus companies with
secure, instant access to commercial drivers’ safety history records.
Independent. Insightful. Trusted. Morningstar provides stock market analysis; equity, mutual fund, and ETF research, ratings, and picks; portfolio tools; and option, hedge fund, IRA, 401k, and 529 plan research. Our reliable data and analysis can help both experienced enthusiasts and newcomers.