EnBW Finalizes Strategy To Dismantle Nuclear Power Plants
German utility EnBW Energie Baden-Wuerttemberg AG (EBK.XE) Thursday said it has finalized strategy to dismantle nuclear power plants in Neckarwestheim and Philippsburg, becoming the first of Germany's four nuclear operators to begin decommissioning such plants.
Correction to Hutchison Whampoa 1st Half Earnings Update
"UPDATE: Hutchison 1H Underlying Profit up 13%; Still Active in Acquisitions," published at 1216 GMT, misstated the month of the agreement to buy a gas distributor in the U.K. in the ninth paragraph.
Gap Sees 2nd-Quarter Net Above Street Views; July Same-Store Sales Tops Views
Gap Inc. (GPS) expects fiscal second-quarter earnings to top consensus estimates as the retailer's July same-store sales growth blew away expectations.
How a Car Gets a Bad Reputation
A flashy sports car costs more to insure than an economy hatchback, and a luxury SUV costs more to insure than a basic minivan. These common-sense notions and reality often line up.
Rovi, Google Enter Patent Agreement
Rovi Corp. (ROVI) said its patent portfolio will be licensed for Google Inc.'s (GOOG) new Fiber Pay-TV service under a multi-year patent licensing agreement between the two companies.
Kurdistan To Restart 100,000 B/D Oil Exports Aug 7-KRG Adviser
Iraq's semi-autonomous region of Kurdistan plans to restart 100,000 barrels a day of oil exports next week in a goodwill gesture aimed at breaking a deadlock with Baghdad over payment for previous exports, according to an advisor to the Kurdish minister of natural resources and letters sent to
CME Daily Trading Volume Slumps 18% in July From Year Ago
CME Group Inc. (CME) saw its trading volume fall last month from a year ago, pressured by economic turmoil gripping the European Union and key interest rates stuck at historically low levels.
Ross Stores Raises 2nd Quarter Earnings View on Increased Sales
Ross Stores Inc. (ROST) raised its second-quarter earnings forecast after the discount retailer booked higher-than-expected July same-store sales.
Apollo Global 2nd-Quarter Earnings Down 84%, Beat Estimates
Apollo Global Management LLC (APO) reported an 84% drop second-quarter economic earnings, but the results exceeded analysts' estimates as the value of its private equity portfolio gained 1%.