S&P, Dow falter after six days of gains as Walmart weighs

Feb 20 2018

The S&P and the Dow slipped after six straight days of gains, hurt by disappointing quarterly results from Walmart and a rise in bond yields.

Walmart worries, bond yields threaten six-day winning streak

Feb 20 2018

By 7:01 am ET, Dow e-minis 1YMc1 had lost 185 points. S&P 500 e-minis ESc1 were down 18.25 points and Nasdaq 100 e-minis NQc1 fell 49.25 points.

Starbucks to boost pay, benefits after US lowers corporate tax

Jan 24 2018

Starbucks will use savings from the new US corporate tax cuts to give domestic employees pay raises, company stock and expanded benefits with a combined worth of $250 mn

Carrefour steps up digital push and inks deal in China

Jan 23 2018

Carrefour will invest 2.8 bn euros ($3.43 bn) by 2022 to accelerate its online offer, six times more than current investments.

Over 26k workers trained under 'Women in Factories' programme

Jan 19 2018

Over 26,000 workers have been trained in 34 factories across four states and one union territory since the launch of the Women in Factories (WiF) programme in India.

Google loses nearly 250 employee bicycles a week: Report

Jan 07 2018

Technology giant Google loses between 100 and 250 of its colourful employee bicycles a week from its campus, the media reported.

UPS pre-orders 125 Tesla electric semi-trucks, largest order yet

Dec 19 2017

United Parcel Service Inc said it is buying 125 Tesla Inc all-electric semi-trucks, the largest order for the big rig so far, as the company expands its fleet.

Walmart India ties up 20 sites, new stores to open next year

Dec 01 2017

Walmart India has signed 20 new sites for new stores and will start opening them from the next year.

US Cyber Monday sales jump 17 percent, on pace for record

Nov 28 2017

The shopping event is expected to generate $6.6 billion in sales, up from $5.6 billion a year ago, according to Adobe Analytics.

Retail stocks keep rising after strong start to holiday sales

Nov 27 2017

Shares of retailers such as Macy’s Inc and Wal-Mart were up following a promising start to the holiday season.

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