(Adds details, background). May 4 Struggling teen apparel retailer Aeropostale Inc filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Wednesday, succumbing to years of losses as shoppers thronged fast fashion retailers and competitors.
Disgraced drug company founder Martin Shkreli isn't rushing to have his next showdown with the government. The 33-year-old former executive asked a judge to wait before setting a trial date for his securities fraud case because he could soon face more ...
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BHP Billiton has seen its stock price take a significant hit since the market commodity high of 2011. The company offers its investors a very respectable dividend yield of more than 5%.
Cigarette makers Philip Morris International Inc. and British American Tobacco Plc lost a fight against European Union curbs on their products in a ruling that may pave the way for governments imposing plain packaging.