Talking Biz News

Apple books higher-than-expected revenue

Apple beat analyst expectations for its latest fiscal quarter, reporting revenues of $59.7 billion. Lisa Eadicicco reported the news for Business Insider: Apple posted revenue of $59.7 billion for its fiscal third quarter, breezing...

Talking Biz News Today — July 31, 2020

Some of Friday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Record economic plunge, bleak jobs numbers reveal virus toll, by Martin Crutsinger, Paul Wiseman Amid the pandemic, Big Tech reports mixed earnings, by Michael Liedtke,...

GM swings to loss in Q2

General Motors booked a loss of $806 million for the second quarter, suffering the effects of factory closures prompted by the pandemic. Tom Krishner reported the news for the AP: Even though General Motors...

Talking Biz News Today — July 30, 2020

Some of Thursday’s top business news stories: Associated Press Fed sees dim economic outlook as virus squeezes economy, by Christopher Rugaber US energy use hit 30-year low during pandemic shutdowns, by Matthew Brown CNN...

NCR announces promotion of two journalists

The National Catholic Reporter has appointed Bill Mitchell as its publisher and Barbara Fraser as its climate editor. In his new role, Mitchell will oversee editorial-related matters and advertising, circulation and marketing and will...