Sharyl Attkisson has joined Sinclair Broadcast Group (SBGI) to host a new national Sunday morning news program that will air on Sinclair's CBS, ABC, NBC and FOX affiliates nationwide.
When Tesoro Petroleum’s Golden Eagle Refinery in Martinez, Calif., near San Francisco, California’s fourth-largest refinery, closed for maintenance, it never reopened. The refinery is one of nine across the United States involved in labor negotiations and struck by the United Steel Workers union. Negotiations are ongoing.
Wells Fargo expects Hershey (HSY) to deliver better gross margin gains the year based on price increses, innovation and declines input costs.
10 February 1966 .... Ralph Nader, a young lawyer and the author of the book "Unsafe at Any Speed: The Designed-in-Dangers of the American Automobile," testified before Congress for the first time about unsafe practices in the auto industry.
4 February 1922 ... The Ford Motor Company acquired a failing luxury automaker Lincoln Motor Company for $8 million. ..... At the time Ford was losing market share to its competitor General which offered a wider range of automobiles while Ford focused on its utilitarian Model T.
During the 2004 Super Bowl (February 1), the first TV commerercial aired for the Ford GT, a new, high-performance "supercar" based on Ford's GT40 race car, which won the 24 Hours of le Mans endurance race in France four years in a row starting in 1966.
The Soviet Union's first McDonald's fast food restaurant opens in Moscow. Throngs of people line up to pay the equivalent of several days' wages for Big Macs, shakes, and french fries.
There's better "dividend" funds, however, this puppy has done very well the last nine months! It'll be long term gains soon enough.