Canadian consumers dig into their piggy banks to fuel spending and carry economy: CIBC Canada NewsWire
Waning confidence and rising rates likely to curb spending - 1% hike
would add $18 billion in interest costs TORONTO , Aug.
At The Ritz-Carlton, Hong Kong, Michelin-starred Chef Pino Lavarra looks to his homeland for tasteful inspirations for a menu that creatively uses ten specially imported varieties from Southern Italy.
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Family Dollar shares (FDO) climbed 2.6% and Dollar General shares (DG) climbed 4.4% after Bloomberg reported the latter company is mulling a bid for Family Dollar, citing people with knowledge of the matter.
Fragrances, the new bar at The Ritz-Carlton, Berlin, is the first bar dedicated to the art of cocktails in combination with the world of perfume and aromas.
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
Pound rises on strong services PMI
-Carla Mozee; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- Stocks in the U.K. edged higher Tuesday, with shares of Standard Life PLC and Aggreko PLC each gaining following financial updates.
Former United States Securities and Exchange Commission attorney Willie
Briscoe and the securities litigation firm of Powers
Taylor LLP are investigating potential claims against the Board of
Directors of NB&T Financial Group, Inc. (“NB&T Financial”) (NasdaqCM:
NBTF) concerning the acquisition by Peoples Bancorp Inc. (“Peoples”).
Under the terms of the agreement, valued at approximately $109 million,
shareholders will only receive 0.9319 shares of Peoples common stock and
$7.75 in cash per NB&T Financial share owned.
Starz announced that STARZ PLAY, the authenticated online TV Everywhere
service for STARZ premium subscribers, launched successfully today on
the Xbox One ® video game and entertainment system from
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) - BlackBerry Chief Executive John Chen told the company's employees that the mobile technology firm has completed a restructuring process in which the company cut thousands of jobs and is gearing up for a period of growth, a media report said Tuesday.
Airgas, Inc. (NYSE: ARG) today announced that the Board of Directors
declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of $0.55 per share, payable
on September 30, 2014 to shareholders of record as of September 15, 2014.
By Claudia Assis, MarketWatch
First Solar to report second-quarter results later Tuesday
-Claudia Assis; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com
SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Shares of First Solar Inc. and SolarCity Corp.
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