Shareholders of U.S. banana company Chiquita Brands on Friday rejected a proposed merger with Irish tropical produce importer and distributor Fyffes and will enter into talks with a Brazilian suitor, Cutrale-Safra.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks closed out their best week in nearly two years on Friday, helped by earnings from Microsoft and Procter & Gamble and as concerns eased over the possible spread of Ebola in the United States.
The losses aren't over at Amazon, and investors are not pleased. Let's look at the technology stocks to watch Friday: Amazon (AMZN).
Ford Motor Co (NYSE:F) stated its year profit outlook this Friday and declared that introducing the F-150 pickup trucks brought a 34 percent plunge in profits for them in the third quarter.
Not bad at all: that has to be the verdict on the UK's continuing strong economic growth. GDP expanded by 0.7pc in the third quarter of the year, a highly creditable performance given the crisis that is engulfing many other economies.