FILE - In this June 16, 2014 file photo, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos walks on stage for the launch of the new Amazon Fire Phone, in Seattle.
Purchases of new homes in the U.S. were little changed in September after the prior month was revised down, showing an uneven recovery that will limit how much residential real estate contributes to growth.
Ford reported both top and bottom line declines for the third quarter. While shareholders aren't thrilled, the company maintains that there is reason for hope.
George Osborne hailed Britain's latest GDP figures of 0.7pc as "strong", saying the country is a forerunner in the global economy.
Photo. Credit Amy Sancetta/Associated Press. Updated, 10:21 a.m. | Shareholders of Chiquita Brands International have rejected the banana producer's proposed acquisition of Fyffes, an Irish rival.