Amazon.com Inc. posted its lowest quarterly profit in a year as it invested heavily to meet consumer demand for more orders delivered faster.
People are reflected in a board showing market indices in Tokyo July 28, 2015. REUTERS/Thomas Peter. By Shinichi Saoshiro | TOKYO.
Japan's Nikkei Stock Average was a bright spot in Asia on Friday morning, with other markets downbeat as a weaker yen and gains in global bond yields lifted Japanese financials.
Black Friday creep has pressured big-box retailers to open earlier and earlier, but some have emphatically announced they will close.
General Electric Co. is holding discussions with Baker Hughes Inc. on potential partnerships that would bring together an industrial equipment behemoth with one of the oil industry's largest service providers.