Business at a glance

Disney pricing power

May 6, 2015
We explore the relationship between studios and theater owners.
Posted In: Marvel, disney, movie theaters

In Baltimore, CVS plans to reopen its damaged stores

May 5, 2015
In all, five stores were looted and burned during riots in April 2015.
Posted In: Baltimore, CVS, pharmacy

Texas Instruments: from calculators to cars

May 5, 2015
Well-known for its calculators, Texas Instruments has also been making headway in the auto industry.
Posted In: Texas Instruments, auto industry. chipmakers

Why the secrecy behind trade talks?

May 5, 2015
The lack of transparency behind trade deals is a worry for critics.
Posted In: Trans-Pacific Partnership, negotiations, trade deals

Microsoft put a new emoji in Windows 10

May 5, 2015
You could say it's a different type of bird.
Posted In: Microsoft, emojis, windows 10
ThreeBirdNest has become one of Etsy's most successful shops.

Making a living off an Etsy business

May 5, 2015
Online business ThreeBirdNest has taken flight.
Posted In: Etsy, Small Business, ecommerce, apparel, Retail

How to define markets for food distributors

May 5, 2015
The FTC says Sysco and U.S. Foods together would control too much market share.
Posted In: Sysco, US Foods, merger

McDonald's first turnaround steps aren't about food

May 4, 2015
The company plans to cut costs, boost revenue, buy back its own shares.
Posted In: McDonald's, consumer, shareholders
Former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina has announced her bid for presidency in the 2016 election.

The downside to being a 'CEO candidate'

May 4, 2015
We look at the political peril that comes with a business record.
Posted In: ceo, Hewlett-Packard, presidential candidates
The Twitter logo is displayed on a banner outside the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on November 7, 2013 — the date the social media company went public.

Why social media investing looks like a rollercoaster

May 4, 2015
Social media stocks are volatile. With good reason.
Posted In: social media, stocks, Investing, markets, shares
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