When the blizzard blew past Wall Street on Tuesday, the stock market kicked up a storm of its own. U.S. stocks fell Tuesday after disappointing results at blue-chip companies like Microsoft and Caterpillar sparked concerns about the strong dollar's drag on ...
Shoppers, including Kathy Pappas, left, and Alyssa Pappas of West Springfield, look for bargains at the Holyoke Mall on the day after Christmas, December 26, 2014.
AT&T Inc. reported revenue of $34.4 billion in the three months that ended Dec. 31, up 3.8 percent from a year earlier. By GARY JACOBSON gjacobson@dallasnews.
Unemployment rates fell in 42 states last month, the latest sign that strong hiring is increasing job opportunities nationwide. The Labor Department said on Tuesday that rates rose in just four states and were unchanged in four others.
China's slowdown is expected to hit construction-equipment sales at Caterpillar, but that shouldn't come as a surprise. Photo: Reuters.