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Shares of DuPont (NYSE:DD) jumped Wednesday as Nelson Peltz's Trian Fund urged a company breakup, but the chemical and agricultural products giant defended its strategy.
MDG : Electronics industry in Malaysia : Women employees on factory line at Flextronics Women work at an electronics factory in Malaysia.
The Federal Reserve maintained a commitment to keep interest rates near zero for a �considerable time� after asset purchases are completed, saying the economy is expanding at a moderate pace and inflation is below its goal.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. consumer prices fell for the first time in nearly 1-1/2 years in August and underlying inflation pressures were muted, which could lessen the urgency for the Federal Reserve to raise interest rates.