NEW YORK, May 29 (Reuters) - Global equity markets and bond yields both fell on Friday, as data showed the U.S. economy contracted in the first quarter and as investors were unnerved by mixed signals from Greece's debt talks.
... * GDP revised to show economy contracted in Q1. * Consumer sentiment, PMI fall in May. * Humana hits record on takeover interest.
Chip makers are facing many pressures pushing them to combine. The biggest, though, comes from Wall Street. The stock market lately has penalized semiconductor companies that don't show they can improve profit margins, a tough task in a mature ...
Ed Gilligan, the American Express Co. president viewed as a possible successor to Chief Executive Officer Kenneth I. Chenault, died Friday after becoming ill on an overseas flight to New York.
NEW YORK (AP) - As the Internet has upended their business, cable companies have been racing to reinvent themselves as dominant broadband providers and distributors of online video.