Purchase Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Purchase, NY.

Results 1 - 20 of 34 for "u:bloomberg.com" in Purchase, NY

  1. An employee at the Ford Van Dyke Transmission plant in Sterling Heights, Michigan.Read the original story

    Thursday Oct 16 | Bloomberg

    Applications for unemployment benefits in the U.S. unexpectedly dropped last week to their lowest level in 14 years as employers avoided trimming staff even as global growth weakens. Jobless claims decreased by 23,000 to 264,000 in the week ended Oct. 11, the fewest since April 2000 and lower than any projection in the Bloomberg survey of economists, a Labor Department report showed today in Washington.

    Comment?

  2. PepsiCo Profit Tops Estimates on Higher PricingRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | Bloomberg

    Bloomberg's Duane Stanford and Scarlet Fu examine third-quarter results for PepsiCo as higher prices boosted profits and how that impacts activist investor Nelson Peltz's call to break up the company's drink and snack businesses. They speak on "In the Loop."

    Comment?

  3. Clariant Revamp Makes Chemical Maker Target for BASF: Real M&ARead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Washington Post

    In his six years as the $5.7 billion company's Chief Executive Officer, Hariolf Kottmann has used acquisitions and almost $1 billion in divestitures to lift the chemical producer's profitability. With net income projected to rise next year to the highest since 2000, the new and improved Clariant may entice both private-equity buyers and other chemical makers, according to shareholder Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC. Clariant's Swiss headquarters could also make it a candidate for a tax-inversion transaction.

    Comment?

  4. MBIA Hires Tom Weyl From Barclays for Municipal-Bond UnitRead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | Bloomberg

    MBIA Inc. hired Tom Weyl from Barclays Plc to head efforts to win business at its municipal-bond insurance unit. Weyl, formerly director of municipal research at Barclays, will start by year-end as managing director and head of new business development at MBIA's National Public Finance Guarantee Corp., the Purchase, New York-based company said today in a statement.

    Comment?

  5. Clariant Revamp Makes Chemical Maker Target for BASF: Real M&ARead the original story

    Thursday Oct 2 | The Washington Post

    In his six years as the $5.7 billion company's Chief Executive Officer, Hariolf Kottmann has used acquisitions and almost $1 billion in divestitures to lift the chemical producer's profitability. With net income projected to rise next year to the highest since 2000, the new and improved Clariant may entice both private-equity buyers and other chemical makers, according to shareholder Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC. Clariant's Swiss headquarters could also make it a candidate for a tax-inversion transaction.

    Comment?

  6. Deal Chemistry in the Air for Revamped Clariant: Real M&ARead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Bloomberg

    In his six years as the $5.7 billion company's Chief Executive Officer, Hariolf Kottmann has used acquisitions and almost $1 billion in divestitures to lift the chemical producer's profitability. With net income projected to rise next year to the highest since 2000, the new and improved Clariant may entice both private-equity buyers and other chemical makers, according to shareholder Alpine Woods Capital Investors LLC. Clariant's Swiss headquarters could also make it a candidate for a tax-inversion transaction.

    Comment?

  7. PepsiCo to Sell New Stevia-Sweetened Soda on AmazonRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 1 | Bloomberg

    PepsiCo Inc. , the world's second-largest largest beverage producer, is introducing a new cola that uses the natural sweetener stevia to cut the calories by more than a third from its conventional sodas. Pepsi True, which will be sold exclusively on Amazon.com starting later this month, will have 60 calories per 7.5 ounce can, Andrea Canabal, a spokeswoman, said today in an interview.

    Comment?

  8. U.S. President Barack Obama.Read the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Bloomberg

    President Barack Obama told Democratic donors that despite unrest in Ukraine and Iraq, the U.S. faces less of a threat than it did during the Cold War.

    Comment?

  9. Obama Downplays Threat of Overseas UnrestRead the original story

    Aug 29, 2014 | Bloomberg

    President Barack Obama told Democratic donors that despite unrest in Ukraine and Iraq, the U.S. faces less of a threat than it did during the Cold War.

    Comment?

  10. Allergan Attempts to Elude Ackman Bid Fuel Bearish BetsRead the original story

    Aug 28, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Should Bill Ackman and Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. fail in their bid to take over Allergan Inc., options traders will be hedged.

    Comment?

  11. India Asks PepsiCo to Help Make School Lunches HealthierRead the original story

    Aug 26, 2014 | Bloomberg

    India 's government is seeking help from an unlikely partner to improve the diets of millions of its hungriest children: PepsiCo Inc. , the world's largest snack maker.

    Comment?

  12. Jim Schiro, Former Zurich CEO, Goldman Director, Dies at 68Read the original story

    Aug 15, 2014 | The Washington Post

    James Schiro, who led Zurich Financial Services AG through the credit crisis and became Goldman Sachs Group Inc.'s lead independent director, has died.

    Comment?

  13. Texas Plans Smallest Note Sale Since '07 on Surplus: Muni CreditRead the original story

    Aug 5, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Texas plans its smallest offering of short-term debt since 2007, signaling that a booming energy industry is filling its coffers and generating more cash for services such as schools and roads.

    Comment?

  14. MasterCard Profit Climbs as Consumer Spending RisesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | Bloomberg

    MasterCard Inc. , the second-largest U.S. payments network, posted profit that beat analysts' estimates as card spending increased.

    Comment?

  15. MasterCard Profit Tops Estimates as Consumer Spending RisesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Washington Post

    MasterCard Inc., the second-largest U.S. payments network, posted profit that beat analysts' estimates as consumer spending increased.

    Comment?

  16. AmEx Executive Defends High-Fee Model as Competitive EdgeRead the original story

    Jul 28, 2014 | The Washington Post

    American Express Co. courts wealthy clients with perks like access to premium tickets.

    Comment?

  17. PepsiCo Tops Quarterly Profit Estimates After Cutting CostsRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | Bloomberg

    PepsiCo Inc. reported better-than-projected profit and raised its annual forecast after reducing costs, giving the company more leverage in a looming fight with activist investor Nelson Peltz .

    Comment?

  18. PetSmart Activists Wave Cash Flow at LBO FirmsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Bloomberg

    Same-store sales at the $6.8 billion pet-care company fell last quarter for the first time in at least a decade as competition with Amazon.com Inc. and other retailers intensified.

    Comment?

  19. AmEx Accused by U.S. of Stifling Payment Card CompetitionRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | The Washington Post

    American Express Co.' s rules barring merchants from encouraging customers to use credit cards with lower processing costs stifle competition, a U.S. lawyer argued at the start of the iconic company's antitrust trial.

    Comment?

  20. AmEx Accused by U.S. of Stifling Competition Among FirmsRead the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Bloomberg

    American Express Co.' s rules barring merchants from encouraging customers to use less-expensive credit cards stifle competition, a U.S. lawyer argued at the start of a landmark trial over whether the iconic company violates antitrust law.

    Comment?

Purchase Job Listings
View or post Purchase job listings on Topix.
Purchase Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Purchase from Topix.
Purchase Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Purchase on Topix.