Starbucks Corporation ended its 2014 fiscal year on a high note, as the company reported an increase of 5% in the global comparable store sales in the fourth quarter, marking the 19th consecutive quarter with above 5% comparable store sales. The Seattle ...
SAN FRANCISCO - For the first time in almost four years, U.S. drivers are paying less than $3 a gallon at the pump. Retail gasoline prices will average less than $3 a gallon Friday, Heathrow, Florida-based motoring group AAA said in a statement.
WASHINGTON, Oct 31 (Reuters) - U.S. consumer spending fell for the first time in eight months in September, suggesting the economy lost some momentum heading into the fourth quarter.
Exxon posted net income of $8.1 billion, 2.5% higher in the quarter, with particularly strong results from U.S. upstream operations.
WASHINGTON - Consumers expect better economic growth and rising incomes in the coming months, pushing a measure of confidence to a seven-year high in October.