(Corrects spelling of Cincinnati in 12th paragraph.) U.S. stocks rose a third day as data showing fewer Americans filing for jobless benefits boosted optimism in the economy.
BEIJING - China's richest man celebrated his 50th birthday last week in the United States and expects his company will last twice as long, plus two years.
U.S. stocks rose for a third day as investors speculated interest rates will remain low and data showed fewer Americans filing for jobless claims.
I was the senior retail analyst at Morgan Stanley for 16 years, following a 20 year career at retailers including Macy's, May Department Stores and Allied Stores.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits fell more than expected last week, suggesting that a sharp slowdown in job growth last month was probably an aberration.