Posts Tagged Corporate news

US stock futures edge up as companies post results

Trader Dudley Devine, center, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Friday, July 18, 2014. U.S. stocks are opening higher after Google, Honeywell and other big companies report their quarterly results. (AP Photo/Richard Drew)

Investors jumped on a wave of strong corporate financial results Friday, propelling stocks higher for the third time in five days.

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Correction: Apple-Board story

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — In a story July 17 about the retirement of longtime Apple Inc. director Bill Campbell, The Associated Press reported erroneously that late Apple CEO Steve Jobs had battled prostate cancer. Jobs was diagnosed with pancreatic cancer.

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Governor appoints insurance exchange board member

SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — The leader of New Mexico’s largest commercial health insurer has been named to a board governing the state’s health insurance exchange.

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Mutual fund trends: Bonds still in demand

NEW YORK (AP) — Experts say bonds are less attractive than stocks. Whatever.

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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino to open at Lake Tahoe

RENO, Nev. (AP) — The managers of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas have announced plans to open one at Lake Tahoe this winter after a $60 million renovation of the former Horizon Casino Resort at Stateline.

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