Articles From: EBay Announces Job Cuts, Icahn Pact With Earnings--Update to Verizon Says Wireless Customer Additions Remain Strong in 4Q


2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes EBay Inc. announced plans to cut about 2,400 jobs, or about 7% of its workforce, as the e-commerce giant prepares to spin off its PayPal electronic-payments business later this year from marketplace.
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2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes EBay Inc. announced plans to cut about 2,400 jobs, or about 7% of its workforce, as the e-commerce giant prepares to spin off its PayPal electronic-payments business later this year from marketplace.
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2014/10/28
By Tess Stynes Facebook Inc. said its third-quarter earnings rose 90% as the social network continued to show more evidence of its growing strength in mobile advertising.
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2015/1/8
By Tess Stynes Ford Motor Co.
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2014/10/28
By Tess Stynes Gannett Co.'s USA Today remained the top U.S. newspaper by total average daily circulation, which includes digital readers, while News Corp's The Wall Street Journal continued to have the largest print circulation, according to a data tracker Tuesday.
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2014/10/28
By Tess Stynes Gannett Co.'s USA Today remained the top U.S. newspaper by total average daily circulation, which includes digital readers, while News Corp's The Wall Street Journal continued to have the largest print circulation, according to a data tracker Tuesday.
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By Tess Stynes Global semiconductor sales rose 7.9% during 2014 as production of traditional personal computers rebounded and with memory chip makers leading the growth, according to preliminary data from tech research company Gartner Inc. World-wide chip sales increased to $339.8 billion last year, with the 25 top semiconductor companies taking a bigger combined share of the market, at 72.1% of total revenue, up from 69.7% during 2013.
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2015/1/20
By Tess Stynes Johnson & Johnson reported fourth-quarter sales slipped 0.6% as growth in its domestic pharmaceutical revenue wasn't enough to offset a drag on its international revenue from a stronger U.S. dollar.
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2015/1/20
By Tess Stynes Johnson & Johnson reported fourth-quarter sales slipped 0.6% as growth in its domestic pharmaceutical revenue wasn't enough to offset a drag on its international revenue from a stronger U.S. dollar.
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2015/1/20
By Tess Stynes Johnson & Johnson reported fourth-quarter sales slipped 0.6% as growth in its domestic pharmaceutical revenue wasn't enough to offset a drag on its international revenue from a stronger U.S. dollar.
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2014/12/11
By Tess Stynes KBR Inc. plans to restructure its operations and divest or exit some noncore segments following a strategic review as it aims to reduce its operating costs.
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2015/1/12
By Tess Stynes Kellogg Co.
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2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes Kinder Morgan Inc. said Richard Kinder intends to transition out of the CEO role in June and will become executive chairman.
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2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes Kinder Morgan Inc. said Rich Kinder intends to transition out of the CEO role in June and will become executive chairman.
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2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes Kinder Morgan Inc. said Rich Kinder intends to transition out of the CEO role in June and will become executive chairman.
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2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes Kinder Morgan Inc. said Rich Kinder intends to transition out of the CEO role in June and will become executive chairman.
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By Tess Stynes Kinder Morgan Inc. (KMI) said it plans to acquire Hiland Partners from its founder Harold Hamm in a deal valued at roughly $3 billion, providing a substantial footprint in one of the most prolific oil-producing basins in the U.S. The energy giant also said that Chief Operating Officer Steve Kean will become its new chief executive starting in June, succeeding Richard Kinder, who will stay on as executive chairman, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission.
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2015/1/20
By Tess Stynes Netflix Inc. said it added 4.05 million streaming subscribers globally in the fourth quarter, above the company's estimate of 4 million, boosted by a better-than-expected number of U.S. additions.
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2015/1/20
By Tess Stynes Netflix Inc. said it added 4.33 million streaming subscribers globally in the fourth quarter, above the company's estimate of 4 million, boosted by a better-than-expected number of U.S. additions.
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2015/1/20
By Tess Stynes Netflix Inc. said it added 4.33 million streaming subscribers globally in the fourth quarter, above the company's estimate of 4 million, boosted by a better-than-expected number of U.S. additions.
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2015/1/20
By Tess Stynes Outerwall Inc. on Tuesday said Chief Executive J.
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By Tess Stynes Pfizer Inc. said it notified Pain Therapeutics Inc. that it is ending its agreement to develop and commercialize an investigational extended-release version of oxycodone.
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By Tess Stynes Pioneer Natural Resources Co.
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2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes Pipeline company also signs $3 billion deal for Bakken Shale assets Kinder Morgan Inc. said Rich Kinder intends to transition out of the CEO role in June and will become executive chairman.
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By Tess Stynes Retractable Technologies Inc. (RVP) said it would recover $340.5 million from medical-product maker Becton Dickinson & Co.
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By Tess Stynes Retractable Technologies Inc. (RVP) said it would recover $340.5 million from medical-product maker Becton Dickinson & Co.
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2014/12/16
By Tess Stynes Ruby Tuesday Inc. (RT) said that sales and customer traffic at its restaurants, excluding recently opened and closed ones, missed the company's expectations in its latest quarter.
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By Tess Stynes Schlumberger Ltd.
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2015/1/21
By Tess Stynes The number of announced technology-sector job cuts last year reached the highest level since 2009, in sharp contrast to the decline in layoffs in the broader jobs market in 2014, according to data from outplacement firm Challenger, Gray & Christmas.
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2015/1/6
By Tess Stynes Verizon Communications Inc. (VZ) said that wireless customer additions remained strong throughout the fourth quarter, thanks to demand for 4G smartphones and tablets.
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