Coke has pursued aggressive marketing tactics, along with restructuring, to lessen the impact of dwindling soda demand on its results.
Staples is investigating a possible breach of payment card data and has contacted law enforcement about the matter, making it the latest US retailer to become a possible victim of a cyberattack.
McDonald's has lost the secret sauce. Shares of the world's biggest burger chain tumbled 2% in pre-market trading after the company announced disappointing third quarter results marred by a decline in revenues, operating income and earnings per share.
Verizon said the number of new tablet subscribers more than doubled the number of phone additions. Associated Press. By. Erin McCarthy.
West Texas Intermediate and Brent crudes advanced after Chinese economic growth exceeded analysts' estimates, signaling stronger fuel demand in the world's second-biggest oil consuming country.