At a Wal-Mart store in Duarte, Diane Kzlgezyan and Don Tanner were back for Round 2 of Christmas shopping in the pre-dawn hours of Friday.
Shares of Dow components Exxon Mobil (XOM) and Chevron (CVX) fell 4% and 5%, respectively. And they were among the better performers in the sector.
Brazil's economy, which inched up 0.1 percent in the third quarter compared to the previous three-month period, is back on track and will expand at a faster clip between October and December, the Finance Ministry said in a statement Friday.
Best Buy's website suffered a prolonged outage on Black Friday, as a concentrated spike in mobile traffic led the electronics retailer to it shut down temporarily.
The federal government ran a $379-million surplus in September thanks to higher revenues and lower program spending. Finance Canada's latest monthly tracking figures of Ottawa's bottom line show September's small surplus was an improvement over the ...