By The Associated Press
DETROIT (AP) - Shares of Tesla Motors Inc. rose more than 3 percent Monday as the electric vehicle maker said it was now making enough cars to generate positive operating cash flow.
But the Palo Alto, Calif., company's third-quarter net loss grew almost 70 percent,
By MATTHEW CRAFTAP Business Writer
NEW YORK (AP) - On the day before the U.S. presidential election, stock indexes managed slight gains in thin trading.
After wavering between small gains and losses, the Dow Jones industrial average ended with a gain of 19.28 points to start the week, closing
BEIJING (AP) - China has filed a World Trade Organization case challenging subsidies provided by some European Union members to promote the solar panel industry, adding to its trade disputes with Europe and the United States.
Commerce Ministry spokesman Shen Danyang said China is requesting a
ST. LOUIS (AP) - Stifel Financial is buying KBW in a deal the companies value at more than $575 million, creating a middle-market investment bank focused on the financial services industry.
Shareholders of New York's KBW Inc. will receive $10 per share in cash and $7.50 per share in Stifel
NEW YORK (AP) - Stock futures are lower in very light trading with many investors standing down a day before what could be one of the closest presidential elections in U.S. history.
Dow Jones industrial futures are up 1 point to 12,992. The broader S&P futures have inched 2.2 points lower to 1,
BERLIN (AP) - German utilities say solar power production rose by more than 50 percent on the year over the first nine months of 2012 amid a boom in installations of photovoltaic panels.
The German utilities' industry association BDEW said Monday the solar power output rose to 25,000 gigawatt
By BRUCE SCHREINERAssociated Press
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) - Health insurer Humana Inc. said Monday that its third-quarter net income fell 4 percent as more premium dollars from its members went to pay for medical claims, offsetting continued growth in its lucrative Medicare Advantage business.
By SARAH DiLORENZOAP Business Writer
PARIS (AP) - France needs a "competitiveness shock" to restart its economy, a respected businessman said Monday as he presented a list of reforms, including a €30 billion ($39 billion) cut to payroll taxes, that the government asked him to write.
PARIS (AP) - A sports car for the recession?
Renault and the Caterham Group announced Monday plans to revive the French automaker's Alpine sports car - and to sell it at a reasonable price. Caterham CEO Tony Fernandez promised he would do for sports cars what he has done for air travel with his
By DAVID STRINGERAssociated Press
LONDON (AP) - Former Prime Minister Tony Blair said Monday that British forces should be proud of their role in the U.S.-led invasion of Iraq, citing what he claimed was major social and economic progress since the toppling of Saddam Hussein in 2003.