By Barbara Kollmeyer, MarketWatch Sears, Dollar General due to report ahead of the bell
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- U.S. stocks were pointing to a flat start for Wall Street on the heels of another record-breaking action, with Thursday's session hinging on a European Central Bank meeting and news conference, as well as on weekly jobless claims data.
STONY BROOK, NY--(Marketwired - December 04, 2014) - Applied DNA Sciences, Inc. (NASDAQ: APDN), (Twitter: @APDN), a provider of DNA-based anti-counterfeiting technology and product authentication solutions, announced today that it has signed an agreement for use of its SigNature ®
DNA anti-counterfeiting technology with a government agency.
More than half (59 percent) of insurance executives expect their
industry peers to make acquisitions of digital insurance startups over
the next three years to better position themselves in the digital world,
according to new research
by Accenture (NYSE: ACN) based on a survey of 141 insurers in 21
By Peter EvansAdmits unit was a drag on business
LONDON -- Unilever PLC will separate its struggling spreads division into a stand-alone company after the consumer-products giant admitted it was a drag on the rest of its business.
By Chao DengNikkei up after polls signal landslide win for Abe
Chinese shares rose by the most in two years Thursday to lead the Asia-Pacific region higher, while Japanese stocks advanced and the yen weakened after polls suggested that Prime Minister Shinzo Abe is headed for an election victory.
By Carla Mozee, MarketWatch
LONDON (MarketWatch) -- The U.K.'s FTSE 100 edged lower Thursday, with resource shares struggling, but a push higher in travel companies easyJet PLC and TUI Travel PLC helped limit the benchmark's loss.
By Alastair BarrWorkplace Gmail operator to offer bigger fees to resellers
Google Inc. plans to boost the commissions it pays some outside firms to sell its workplace software, signaling a more serious challenge to Microsoft Corp.'s (MSFT) dominance at larger companies, according to people familiar with the matter.
Heroku Shows Momentum in European Market with New Performance Tools to Support Enterprise-Class Applications at Scale European-based customers like Severn Trent Water, Toyota Motor Europe and TV4 use Heroku to build sophisticated applications to connect with their customers worldwide
SAN FRANCISCO , Dec.
Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE:BBY) today announced that it has entered into a
definitive agreement for the sale of its Five Star business to the
Jiayuan Group, a prominent China-based real estate firm led by Chairman
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