Mondelez Continues to Raise Snack Prices

The Deerfield, Ill.-based maker of Oreo cookies, Wheat Thins and other snacks began raising prices last year and says charging more for its snacks in the U.S. will help cover rising costs this year......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 31st, 2019

Sunny Beach, a resort that skirts Bulgaria"s Black Sea, is the cheapest place to travel in 2019. These photos will make you want to book your vacation there.

Lyudvig Aristarhovich/Shutterstock Each year, the UK-based site Post Office releases its Worldwide Holiday Costs Barometer report. The report analyzes the prices of essential items, such as food, dr.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 17th, 2019

Cincinnati tops Vogue list of best travel destinations

Cincinnati is No. 1 on yet another travel list. Vogue magazine ranked the Queen City the best place to visit in January based on discounted flight prices. According to the list, the median price for a flight to Cincinnati to start the year is $223.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 31st, 2018

US Oil Rig Count Up by 2, Prices Inch Higher From Multi-Month Low

The U.S. land-based oil rig count rose by two this week to a total of 888. Crude oil spot prices dropped to a low not seen since last year at this time......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstNov 16th, 2018

Exact Sciences tops expectations again; stock up sharply

Exact Sciences Corp. stock rose sharply in early trading Wednesday after reporting third-quarter results that topped analysts’ expectations and executives expressed more optimism for the year. Exact Sciences (Nasdaq: EXAS), the Madison-based develop.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 31st, 2018

US Oil Rig Count Increases by 4, Prices Give Back Some of Their Daily Gain

The number of land-based rigs drilling for oil in the United States rose by four this week. There are 154 more rigs working this year than at the same point last year......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstOct 19th, 2018

Pfizer will promote Mayo-developed colon cancer test Cologuard

Global pharmaceutical company Pfizer Inc. has entered into a four-year agreement with Exact Sciences Corp. to co-promote and sell Cologuard, the noninvasive stool DNA-based colorectal cancer take-home test that was developed by Rochester, Minn.-bas.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 23rd, 2018

Exact Sciences" stock drops sharply as Madison company misses analysts" projections

Exact Sciences Corp., the maker of the Cologuard stool DNA-based colorectal cancer take-home test, saw a 78 percent increase in revenue for its recent second quarter when compared with the year-ago quarter, but still missed analysts' revenue projections......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsAug 2nd, 2018

Here’s how Amazon-Whole Foods deal has affected grocery prices

The biggest concern among most grocery industry experts when bought Whole Foods a year ago was that it would drive down prices, not just at Whole Foods but also at Cincinnati-based Kroger Co. and across the entire supermarket industry. That .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 27th, 2018

Novartis Won"t Raise U.S. Drug Prices This Year

Novartis won’t increase its U.S. drug prices for the rest of 2018, the Switzerland-based drugmaker said, days after Pfizer took a similar step following criticism from President Trump......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJul 18th, 2018

Oil was the only thing keeping Venezuela afloat. Now the government is too dysfunctional to even pump it.

Venezuela leads the world in two things: oil reserves and incompetence. What else can you say about an oil-based economy that's falling apart faster than ever before despite the fact that oil prices have risen more than 50 percent over the past year?.....»»

Category: topSource: washpostMay 18th, 2018

US producer price rises unexpectedly in March due to healthcare, food costs

The broad-based increase in wholesale prices supports views that inflation will pick up this year.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 10th, 2018

Wayfair to open first Mass. brick-and-mortar store

After experimenting with pop-up stores during last year’s holiday season, Boston-based online furniture retailer Wayfair Inc. (NYSE: W) is getting serious about expanding to physical retail. In early fall of this year, the company said it will open.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournals10 hr. 25 min. ago

Hickok Incorporated Reports Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2018 Results

CLEVELAND, March 25, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Hickok Incorporated (OTC:HICKA), a Cleveland-based holding company serving diverse markets, today reported results for the three-month and twelve-month period.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 25th, 2019

Self-driving sensor maker opens new facility in S.F."s Mission District armed with $60 million in new funding

The San Francisco-based LiDAR sensor company is expanding its presence in the city and expects to double its total headcount by the end of the year......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 25th, 2019

Saudi Arabia Pushing for $70 Crude Oil

$OIL, $USO Saudi Arabia’s budget needs are causing Saudi Arabia to push for Crude Oil prices of at least $70 bbl this year, industry sources say, even though US Shale Oil prod.....»»

Category: topSource: livetradingnewsMar 24th, 2019

February Existing Home Sales Jump Nearly 12%, Still Trail Year-Ago Total

Existing home sales jumped nearly 12% last month but remain a bit below the February 2018 total. Home prices rose year over year for the 84th consecutive month......»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstMar 22nd, 2019

P&G boosts commitment to clean drinking water

Procter & Gamble Co. beat by a year its goal of delivering 15 billion liters of clean drinking water to needy people by 2020, and the company is now raising its target to 25 billion liters of clean water by 2025. The Cincinnati-based maker of cons.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 22nd, 2019

Commodities Corner: Pros and cons of investing in rhodium, a precious metal over twice as valuable as gold

With a more than 30% jump in prices so far this year, rhodium now costs more than twice what gold or palladium do. Despite that, the precious metal hasn’t attracted much attention from investors. Here’s why......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 22nd, 2019

Bain-Backed Crypto Exchange Seed CX Is Expanding to Asia

Chicago-based cryptocurrency exchange Seed CX, which Bain Capital backed last year, is expanding to Asia via a local partnership......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskMar 22nd, 2019