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- Trump Auto Tariff Timetable Likely to Slip
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:22:28 EDT - The Trump administration is pushing back its timetable for completing a controversial investigation into whether to impose tariffs on auto imports, as officials try to negotiate agreements with some of the world’s largest car exporters.
- Toll Brothers Profit Jumps as Deliveries Rise
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:08:43 EDT - Toll Brothers’s profit rose 30% in its latest quarter as the luxury home builder reported strong growth in deliveries and continued to reach deals with customers at a rapid clip
- Cat Fight:Cheetos Maker Pepsi Challenges Orange Snack Rival
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:08:16 EDT - PepsiCo’s Frito-Lay division, which makes Cheetos, has accused a new competitor called Peatos, a skinny orange snack made of peas and lentils, of trademark violations.
- New Fiat Chrysler CEO Inherits Sergio Marchionne's Unfinished Business
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:44:00 EDT - Fiat Chrysler CEO Mike Manley’s predecessor built a reputation as a turnaround specialist but left unresolved the future of FCA’s legacy business in Europe.
- Kohl's, TJ Maxx Continue Strong Run for Retailers
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:55:26 EDT - Retailers extended their run of good news on Tuesday with Kohl’s and the parent of T.J. Maxx reporting strong quarterly results.
- Trump Complained About Fed Rate Increases at Fundraiser
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 03:34:32 EDT - President Trump told donors he is unhappy with the Federal Reserve’s recent interest-rate increases and raised doubts about the man he placed in charge of the institution, Jerome Powell, people in attendance said
- Fed Research Director David Wilcox to Retire at Year's End
- Mon, 20 Aug 2018 11:40:45 EDT - The Federal Reserve board said its head economist will retire at the end of 2018, in what would be the most significant change in a senior staff position since Chairman Jerome Powell took office in February.
- U.S. Moves Toward New Tariffs on China Despite Trade Talks
- Mon, 20 Aug 2018 17:25:49 EDT - The Trump administration is moving closer this week to levying tariffs on nearly half of Chinese imports despite broad opposition from U.S. business and the start of a fresh round of bilateral talks.
- At Heart of New Fed Debate: Bonds or Bills?
- Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:05:43 EDT - Federal Reserve officials are now beginning an internal debate to decide what exactly the central bank’s $4.5 trillion portfolio will look like when they are done shrinking it.
- Putin's Unlikely Ally in His Standoff With the West: His Central Banker
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:22:45 EDT - Elvira Nabiullina has earned an unusual degree of freedom to clean up Russia’s messy banking system and stabilize its economy against volatile markets and looming sanctions. Her skills have won her praise from Vladimir Putin—as well as from abroad.
- Russian Hackers Target Conservative Groups in Widening Cyberattacks
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:36:13 EDT - Russian hackers linked to the 2016 election cyberattacks on the Democratic Party are widening their targeting for the coming midterms to include the U.S. Senate and well-connected conservative groups, according to new research from Microsoft Corp.
- Airline Stocks Start to Take Off
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:17:05 EDT - Shares of airline operators are no longer in free fall, getting a boost as company projections for the number of passenger seats that are offered have come down.
- Slack Takes Wraps Off $7.1 Billion Valuation Deal
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 10:14:30 EDT - Slack Technologies has raised a new mega-round of financing that values the company at more than $7.1 billion.
- A Surprising Bulwark for the U.S. Economy: Personal Savings
- Mon, 20 Aug 2018 13:14:10 EDT - American households are saving more than previously estimated, a sign that consumers are better positioned to weather the next economic downturn.
- Greece's Bailout Ends, but Austerity and Anger Prevail
- Mon, 20 Aug 2018 15:19:04 EDT - Athens and the EU hail the end of the bailout as a historic day when Greece recovers its national freedom, but many Greeks find it hard to believe that this truly is the end of an era.
- The Top Reader Advice for Surviving Extra-Long Flights
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:36:59 EDT - Journal readers share their tricks for getting through marathon nonstop trips.
- Smucker Needs to Fix Peanut Butter and Jelly
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 11:12:33 EDT - Food company Smucker has made smart moves to adjust its portfolio, but without boosting its core brands the stock will keep struggling.
- Some Tesla Suppliers Fret About Getting Paid
- Tue, 21 Aug 2018 08:16:28 EDT - Tesla’s tumultuous year has fueled concern among some of its suppliers about the auto maker’s financial strength after production of the Model 3 car drained some of its cash.