WASHINGTON, (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell in September for the first time in eight months, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the fourth quarter.
Starbucks Starbucks is planning to roll out a delivery option available on its mobile app in select cities next year, according to comments made by CEO Howard Schultz during the earnings call.
... * Central bank raises main lending rate to 9.5 pct from 8 pct. * Large rise reflects concern over falling rouble, inflation. * Rouble down nearly 2 pct after rate move.
Slack, a workplace communication app, is the newest member of the illustrious billion-dollar startup club. And it might have gotten there the fastest, depending on how you slice it.
Exxon Mobil is scheduled to announce its 2014 third quarter earnings on October 31. We expect lower crude oil prices to weigh on the company's upstream earnings growth.