Today Hewlett-Packard Co. announced it would acquire Aruba Networks, a wireless networking and mobility services company based in Sunnyvale, Calif.
NEW YORK - U.S. stock indexes fell broadly in afternoon trading Tuesday as investors await earnings from the few companies yet to announce results and a jobs report later this week.
Poor weather conditions modestly dented the pace of U.S. auto sales in February, but did little to sour America's increasing thirst for the trucks and SUVs that tend to be pricier than passenger cars.
Best Buy Co Inc (BBY), the largest U.S. consumer electronics chain, reported a better-than-expected quarterly profit, helped by improved sales of higher-margin products such as large-screen TVs and mobile phones during the holiday shopping season.
Here's the latest sign that the so-called athleisure trend is still potent: sporty gear designed by an �American Idol� singer is displacing merchandise from Adidas at Dick's Sporting Goods .