BRUSSELS—A region of southern Belgium continued to block a trade deal between the European Union and Canada on Friday, raising questions about the bloc's ability to negotiate and win approval for more complex and difficult deals, such as a divorce ...
Thanks to promotions like all-day breakfast. McDonald's turnaround gained momentum in the latest quarter as sales growth at established restaurants beat analysts' estimates, sending the company's shares up almost 4% in premarket trading on Friday.
General Electric Co. GE -1.51 % 's oil and gas business continued to weigh on revenue growth in the latest quarter, and the industrial giant said it would increase its stock-buyback program by $4 billion after disappointing Wall Street this year.
FILE - In this Tuesday, July 19, 2016, file photo, a man fills out a job application at a job fair, in Miami Lakes, Fla. On Friday, Oct. 21, 2016, the Labor Department reports on state unemployment rates for September.
Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) in New York City, U.S., October 21, 2016. REUTERS/Brendan McDermid.