Wall St. slips as Costco weighs, jobs data disappoints

(Reuters) - Wall Street was lower on Friday morning as declines in Costco (COST.O) and energy shares added to the dour mood set...

White Tale activists increase Clariant stake: Finanz und Wirtschaft

ZURICH (Reuters) - Activist investors seeking to block specialty chemical maker Clariant’s $20 billion merger with Huntsman Corp own “significantly more” than...

Costco shares down on fears of grocery delivery eating into margins

(Reuters) - Shares in Costco (COST.O) fell 6 percent on Friday after the retailer reported a decline in quarterly gross margins and underlined...

Activist investors increase Clariant stake: Finanz und Wirtschaft

ZURICH (Reuters) - Activist investors seeking to block specialty chemical maker Clariant’s (CLN.S) merger with Huntsman (HUN.N) own significantly more than 15 percent...

Peltz says P&G proxy fight 'dumb', will go down to wire

(Reuters) - Procter & Gamble (PG.N) should simply not have bothered resisting activist investor Nelson Peltz’s push for a board seat, he said...

Wall Street opens lower after jobs report shocker

(Reuters) - Wall Street opened lower on Friday after a report showed U.S. employment fell in September for the first time in seven...

Tesco's UK boss told 'word by word' of hole in accounts, court hears

LONDON (Reuters) - The head of Tesco’s (TSCO.L) UK business was read out “almost word by word” a report detailing a 250 million...

Wall St opens lower after weak jobs data

(Reuters) - The three major indexes opened lower on Friday after the Labor Department reported a fall in U.S. employment in September for...

Dollar hits 10-week highs, U.S. yields jump on strong wages data

LONDON (Reuters) - The dollar rose to its strongest in 10 weeks on Friday and short-dated U.S. Treasury yields climbed to a nine-year...

Hurricanes Harvey, Irma sink U.S. payrolls in September

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. employment fell in September for the first time in seven years as Hurricanes Harvey and Irma left displaced workers...