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Fifth Third Bancorp 1Q Earnings Fall 25 Pct

Fifth Third Bancorp says its first-quarter net income fell 25 percent, mostly on a decline in its investment in its former Vantiv payment-processing subsidiary.


Related Topix: Fifth Third Bancorp, Banking

5 hrs ago | ABC News

Weibo Shares Jump in Market Debut

Weibo provides a Twitter-like service that allows users to post up to 140 Chinese characters to share with others.


Related Topix: US Securities and Exchange Commission

6 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Wal-Mart Jumps Into The Money Transfer Biz, Loudly

The world's largest retailer introduced a new money transfer service Thursday that it says will cut fees for its low-income customers by up to 50 percent compared with similar services elsewhere.


Related Topix: Euronet Worldwide

10 hrs ago | National Public Radio

Mostly Positive US Earnings Send Stock Futures Up

Stocks are headed for a fourth gain in a row after several big-name U.S. companies reported encouraging first-quarter results.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Goldman Sachs, Investment Services, Stanley

12 hrs ago |

Goldman's income falls 11 percent, still beats

The bank earned $1.95 billion in the quarter, down 11 percent from $2.19 billion in the same period a year earlier.


Related Topix: Goldman Sachs, Investment Services

14 hrs ago | Reuters

Wal-Mart to unveil new service with electronic payments provider

Wal-Mart Stores Inc said on Wednesday that it will announce a new service with electronic payments provider Euronet Worldwide Inc on Thursday, but gave no other details.


Related Topix: Retail, Wal Mart Stores, Euronet Worldwide, Leawood, KS

18 hrs ago | Daily Herald

Durbin banks more than $6 million for re-election bid

The full report, which was due on Tuesday, has not yet been processed and posted online by the Federal Election Commission.


Related Topix: Federal Election Commission

Wed Apr 16, 2014

Mike Duffy still under RCMP shadow as Nigel Wright looks to the future

Stephen Harper's former chief of staff, Nigel Wright, is relieved that the RCMP won't be laying criminal charges against him and is expected to move back into the private sector - but suspended Sen. Mike Duffy's future is much more uncertain.


Related Topix: Onex, Investment Services

The Modesto Bee

Capital One Financial's profit edges up

After the market closed Wednesday, McLean, Va.-based Capital One reported net income of $1.14 billion, or $1.96 per share, for the three months ending March 31. That compares with net income of $1.04 billion, or $1.77 per share, in the same period of 2013.


Related Topix: Capital One Financial, Capital One, Modesto, CA, Business News

AmEx posts higher 1Q profit as spending picks up

American Express says its net income climbed 12 percent in the first quarter, helped by higher spending by its cardholders even as cold winter weather gripped much of the country.


Related Topix: Travelers Express Company

WWWQ-FM Atlanta

Miley Cyrus Scraps Tonight's Concert in St. Louis: "I'm Miserable"

After canceling her show in Kansas City at the last minute following her hospitalization for a severe allergic reaction to antibiotics, Miley Cyrus has now scrapped her show Wednesday night at the Scottrade Center in St. Louis, Missouri.


Related Topix: Scottrade, Investment Services

National Public Radio

Bank Of America Posts Loss, Hurt By Legal Expenses

Bank of America said Wednesday that it swung to a loss in the first quarter, hurt by $6 billion in legal expenses.


Related Topix: Home, Mortgage, Personal Finance, Bank of New York, Banking


Stocks get a boost from earnings, China

U.S. stock futures were moving higher after a set of positive earnings and better-than-expected Chinese GDP data boosted investor sentiment.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Travelers Express Company

Dallas Morning News

Comerica posts higher 1Q profit

The bank's Texas market posted a profit of $46 million in the quarter, up from $43 million a year ago.


Related Topix: Comerica, Dallas, TX

Tue Apr 15, 2014

KSAT-TV San Antonio

Son arrested, charged with stabbing, beating father with pipe



Related Topix: US Global Investors, Investment Services

Ealing Times

Dog's life for William and Kate

The Duke and Duchess of Cambridge prepare to cut the 'flower ribbon' when they officially open the Visitor's Centre at the Botanical Gardens in Christchurch, New Zealand, during their three-week tour of Australia and New Zealand.


Related Topix: New Zealand, World News, Australia and New Zealand Banking Group,

PNC Financial Services Group (PNC) to Release Earnings on Wednesday

PNC Financial Services Group will post its quarterly earnings results on Wednesday, April 16th.


Related Topix: Pnc Financial Services GroupThe, Banking

WAFF-TV Huntsville

Recovery to begin for sunken barge in Miss. River

Salvage operations for a barge that overturned and sank last week in the Mississippi River in northeast Arkansas are expected to begin.


Related Topix: Arkansas, Kinder Morgan Management, Energy, Oil & Gas, Kinder Morgan, Boat Disaster


Stocks: Trying to hold on to gains

But the Dow Jones Industrial Average, S&P 500 and the Nasdaq were all in slightly negative territory by 10:30a.m. ET.


Related Topix: Financial Markets, Johnson & Johnson, Biotech, Johnson and Johnson, Medicine, Johnson and Johnson Merck Consumer Pharmaceuticals, Healthcare Industry, Banking, CitiMortgage, Citigroup

Eli Lilly and Rating Increased to Hold at Jefferies

The firm currently has a $54.00 target price on the stock, up from their previous target price of $45.00.


Related Topix: Investment Banking, Jefferies Group, Investment Services, Alnara Pharmaceuticals, Biotech, Food, Medicine, Avid Radiopharmaceuticals, Agriculture, International Multifoods Corporation, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry


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