Author: Lauren Thomas

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 29, 2016

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal In Geneva, SUVs grab the industry spotlight, by Eric Sylvers Alibaba in talks with banks for up to $4 billion loan, by Juro Osawa  Bloomberg...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 26, 2016

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal Kohl’s profit falls 20%, plans to test smaller format store, by Anne Steele  Ab InBev profit dented by falling emerging-market currencies, by Natalia Drozdiak Bloomberg...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 25, 2016

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal HP earnings fall on weakness in printers, PCs, by Don Clark Beyond the oil-industry bloodbath, by Bradley Olson Bloomberg Google gives publishers what Facebook, Apple...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 24, 2016

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal Office Depot reports weaker-than-expected profit, revenue, by Joshua Jamerson United Technologies CEO says Honeywell merger ‘ain’t going to happen,’ by Ted Mann Bloomberg Bill Gates...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 23, 2016

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal Stricter alcohol guidelines rattle U.K. booze makers, by Saabira Chaudhuri Boeing beats out Bombardier, Embraer for coveted United orders, by Jon Ostrower Bloomberg Apple calles...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 22, 2016

Some of Monday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal For Silicon Valley, the hangover begins, by Rolfe Winkler Wireless industry tends to its plumbing, by Thomas Gryta Bloomberg ‘Deadpool’ is indestructible at box office for...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 19, 2016

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal Wal-Mart lowers sales outlook, by Chelsey Dulaney and Sarah Nassauer Yahoo cuts digital magazines, closes Burbank, Calif., office, by Douglas MacMillan  Bloomberg IBM to acquire Truven Health...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 18, 2016

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal T-Mobile tops expectations as customer base continues to grow, by Lisa Beilfuss Bombardier to cut about 7,000 jobs over next two years, by Judy McKinnon ...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 17, 2016

Some of Wednesday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal What Saudi Arabia’s freeze means for oil prices, by Helen Thomas Apollo Global Management strikes $6.93 billion deal to buy ADT, by Dana Mattioli, Dana...

Talking Biz News Today – Feb. 16, 2016

Some of Tuesday’s top business news stories: The Wall Street Journal Fantasy sports industry mounts lobbying blitz, by Alexandra Berzon Cocktails sip away at beer’s market share, by Tripp Mickle Bloomberg Shell surpasses Chevron to...