The dollar fell slightly against the yen and euro on Friday after U.S. data for July showed a labor market that continues to add jobs at a moderate pace, but below market expectations, while the unemployment rate ticked higher.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending rose for a fifth straight month in June, but a moderation in price increases suggested the Federal Reserve will not raise interest rates anytime soon.
Chrysler Group LLC's and Nissan Motor Co. reported U.S. sales for July that rose less than estimates as analysts predicted a strong month for the industry.
Scientific Games Corp. (SGMS) agreed to acquire Bally Technologies Inc. (BYI) for about $3.3 billion, excluding net debt, buying up a bigger rival as consolidation in the slot-machine industry accelerates.
CHICAGO Aug 1 (Reuters) - CBOE Holdings Inc on Friday became the second exchange operator this week to say it will cut expenses in the face of weak trading volumes that are eating into profits.