| May 5, 2013
| 5:00 AM
Remember the 1980s? It was to be the decade of Japanese dominance. A post-Jimmy Carter America would be unable to compete with the efficient Japanese jobs machine. Aging technology, lazy management and high-cost labor would ensure America's rapid demise at the hands of the ascendant Asian economic superpower.
| Dec 6, 2013
| 2:51 PM
Dec 6 (Reuters) - Wall Street securities analysts revised their ratings and price targets on
several U.S.-listed companies, including IBM and Home Depot, on Friday.
* IBM, Accenture : Cowen downgrades stocks to market perform
* Boeing :...
| Dec 5, 2013
| 9:45 PM
Dec 6 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the
Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and
does not vouch for their accuracy.
* Nelson Mandela, who rose from militant anti-apartheid
activist to become the unifying...
| Dec 6, 2013
| 6:31 AM
Dec 6 (Reuters) - The following bids, mergers, acquisitions
and disposals were reported by 1430 GMT on Friday:
** France's Total SA has agreed to buy a 61.3
percent stake in InterOil Corp's Papua New Guinea gas
fields for up to $3.6 billion, as part of a...
| Jan 9, 2013
Investors have been ducking for two days — laying low while they hope that corporate executives assure them during the next few weeks that companies have come through a soft patch and can produce strong profits in 2013.
The market has entered...