Golden apps for traveling to London and following the Olympic games
Just in time for the Summer Games, here are a few apps plus ebooks to guide you through the Olympics and London.
Stocks Under Pressure from Weak Manufacturing Data, Euro Worries
The markets came under heavy selling pressure for the third session in a row on Tuesday as traders responded to grim manufacturing reports from the U.S. and eurozone, which overshadowed modestly encouraging data from China.
Fiat To Hire 600 Brazil Employees, Boost Daily Vehicle Production
Fiat SpA (FIATY, F.MI) said late Monday that it was hiring 600 employees in Brazil to boost vehicle production by 150 vehicles a day.
Antofagasta Appoints Diego Hernandez As CEO of Mining Division
Copper mining company Antofagasta PLC (ANTO.LN) Tuesday announced the appointment of Diego Hernandez as Chief Executive Officer of Antofagasta Minerals S.A.
EARNINGS FORECAST TABLE: MAN SE 2Q 2012
The following is a summary of analysts' forecasts for MAN SE (MAN.XE) second-quarter results, based on a poll of eight analysts conducted by Dow Jones Newswires (figures in million euros; EPS, dividend and target price in euro, according to IFRS).
Spain, France, Italy Urge Rapid Implementation of EU Summit Deals
Spain, France and Italy Tuesday urged the immediate implementation of a series of far-reaching agreements to tackle the euro-zone debt crisis and help ailing banks, reached by European Union leaders in late June.
U.S. Government Home Price Index Up 0.8% in May
U.S. home prices rose for the fourth-straight month in May, a sign of the gradual recovery in the housing market, according to a government home price index released Tuesday.
Caterpillar Sales Up 11% in Three Months to End of June
Demand for Caterpillar Inc.'s (CAT) construction and mining equipment in North America continues to outpace other regions of the world, but is showing signs of weakening as the company Tuesday reported an 11% increase in total sales in the three months to the end of June.
ING Makes Progress in Restructuring Talks With EU
Dutch financial services firm ING Groep NV (ING) said Tuesday it is making progress in talks with the European Commission to adjust the terms of a restructuring plan it was told to implement in return for receiving state aid in 2008.
Ryder Shares Jump On Upbeat Earnings Outlook
Shares of Ryder System Inc. rallied 8.4% early Tuesday after the company said it was hiking earnings estimates.