WASHINGTON U.S. labor costs in the second quarter recorded their smallest increase in 33 years amid tepid gains in the private sector, but it likely was a temporary setback against the backdrop of diminishing labor market slack.
WASHINGTON - U.S. consumer sentiment slipped this month but remains at healthy levels, the University of Michigan said Friday. Michigan's index of consumer sentiment fell to 93.1 in July from 96.1 the previous month.
AMSTERDAM, July 31 Logistics companies FedEx and TNT Express said they were still on track to complete their proposed combination in the first half of 2016, despite the European Commission's announcement of an in-depth competition review of the deal ...
... * To buy Coyote Logistics from Warburg Pincus. * Coyote Logistics had 2014 revenue of $2.1 bln. * Deal could spur further M&A speculation - analyst (Adds analyst comment, industry details; updates shares).
The country's economic woes continue. China's stock market fell again on Friday, with The Shanghai Composite Index slipping 1.1% to close at 3,663.73, according to a report in Bloomberg News.