Asians fastest-growing racial group in county

Asians fastest-growing racial group in county

Did You Know? • Hundreds of Chinese workers were hired in the mid-1890s to hand-dig the Eureka Ditch in Hockinson, which would later become known as China Ditch. • Vancouver’s sister city is Joyo, Japan. • Camas has two sister cities in Japan: Hamamatsu and Taki-cho. Asians are the fastest-growing racial group in Clark County, […]

Smith & Wesson Parent Company Sees Another Year of Falling Sales

Smith & Wesson Parent Company Sees Another Year of Falling Sales

Smith & Wesson parent company American Outdoor Brands Corp. AOBC 1.07% plans to lower advertising spending and firearms production to address what’s expected to be at least another year of falling gun sales. Sales, which peaked just above $900 million in the business year ended in April 2017 fueled by concerns about tougher gun-ownership laws, […]

What About Amazon? Dow Industrials Dumping GE for Walgreens Reflects Index's Dilemma

What About Amazon? Dow Industrials Dumping GE for Walgreens Reflects Index's Dilemma

What About Amazon? Dow Industrials Dumping GE for Walgreens Reflects Index’s Dilemma  Wall Street Journal Cramer: It’s hard to believe this is bottom for shares of General Electric  CNBC How Companies Fare After Being Kicked Out of—or Added to—the Dow  Barron’s Opinion: Why Walgreens, not GE, could suffer the ‘Curse of the Dow’  MarketWatch Full coverage Source link

Oil prices drop as Iran signals support for OPEC output rise

Oil prices drop as Iran signals support for OPEC output rise

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – Oil prices fell on Thursday as Iran signaled it could be won over to a small rise in OPEC crude output, potentially paving the way for the producer cartel to agree a supply increase during a meeting on Friday. FILE PHOTO: A pump jack operates at a well site leased by Devon […]

Daimler warns US-China trade war will hit its profits

Daimler warns US-China trade war will hit its profits

Daimler warns US-China trade war will hit its profits German automaker Daimler has cut its profit forecast, blaming the emerging trade war between the United States and China. Daimler (DDAIF), the parent company of Mercedes-Benz, said in a statement late Wednesday that “the decisive factor” for the change in its outlook was the expectation that […]

Former employee sued by Tesla says he was a whistleblower, alarmed by company practices and Elon Musk

Former employee sued by Tesla says he was a whistleblower, alarmed by company practices and Elon Musk

Former employee sued by Tesla says he was a whistleblower, alarmed by company practices and Elon Musk  Washington Post Tesla Sues Former Employee Amid Crackdown on ‘Sabotage’  Wall Street Journal Tesla sues ex-employee, accusing him of sabotage campaign  Los Angeles Times Elon Musk emails employees about ‘extensive and damaging sabotage’ by employee  CNBC Full coverage Source link

Micron earnings prove the doubters wrong again

Micron earnings prove the doubters wrong again

Micron Technology Inc. once again countered all the doubts surrounding its stock Wednesday, as executives forcefully contended that the current strength in memory markets is not just a cyclical upturn. Micron MU, -0.51% […]

Ceiling at Borough Hall Subway Platform Collapses, Injuring One

Ceiling at Borough Hall Subway Platform Collapses, Injuring One

Updated June 20, 2018 7:09 p.m. ET A chunk of ceiling collapsed at Borough Hall subway station in Brooklyn Wednesday afternoon, sending debris raining down onto a platform slightly injuring one person. The head of the subway system, Andy Byford, said it was too early to determine the cause of the collapse, but there was […]

Disney Ups Its Bid for 21st Century Fox to $71.3 Billion

Disney Ups Its Bid for 21st Century Fox to $71.3 Billion

The Walt Disney Company sharply increased its offer for 21st Century Fox on Wednesday, as it looks to win a bidding war with Comcast for Rupert Murdoch’s entertainment conglomerate. In a quickly issued response, 21st Century Fox announced that it had entered into an agreement with Disney, adding that it considered the revamped offer, now […]