Photo. William A. Ackman used a trove of documents to try to prove his case that Herbalife is a pyramid scheme.Credit Eduardo Munoz/Reuters.
... * Highest subscriber adds in internet business in 6 yrs. * Cable communications business rev up 5.4 pct. * NBC Universal revenue misses, but profit boosts.
SIFI, of course, is the acronym for "systemically important financial institution," the regulatory designation for banks and other financial institutions that require extra measures of supervisory scrutiny.
... * Second-quarter N. America unit case sales volume flat. * Adjusted earnings $0.64/share vs estimate $0.63. * Sales fall 1 pct to $12.57 bln vs estimate $12.83 bln.
The Consumer Price Index for the First Coast in June fell for only the second time this year. The CPI, after seasonal adjustment, went from 116.02 in May to 115.65 in June, said Paul Mason, an economist at the University of North Florida.