BOSTON - Over the objections of rival bidders and human rights advocates, a Chinese rail car manufacturer on Wednesday won a lucrative state contract to supply the MBTA with 284 new Red Line and Orange Line cars to be assembled in Springfield.
BTU International Inc. : Approximately 335,400 shares changed hands, a 1,444.8 percent increase over its 65-day average volume. The shares fell $.10 or 3.1 percent to $3.10.
Photo: IBM / Associated Press IBM CEO Ginni Rometty faced weaker-than-expected software sales and lower productivity in services in the third quarter.
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The nation's largest mortgage firms plan to once again buy loans where the borrowers put as little as 3% down. 141020_REA_TimeMortgage.