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Verizon Quarterly Profit Rises Helped By Tax Reform

NEW YORK – Verizon Communications Inc (VZ.N) on Tuesday reported a jump in quarterly profit, helped by tax reform and the addition of phone subscribers. The No. 1...

Pampg Profit Falls Due To Sale Of Beauty Business Tax Charge

– Procter & Gamble Co (PG.N) on Tuesday reported a 68 percent drop in quarterly profit, due to the sale of its beauty brands to Coty Inc (COTY.N) and a charge...

Jpmorgan To Raise Pay Hire Staff In 20 Bln Investment Push

– JPMorgan Chase & Co (JPM.N) said it would increase wages, hire more and open new branches as part of a $20 billion investment following the overhaul of the...

Jampj Results Top Estimates Takes 136 Billion Tax Charge

– Johnson & Johnson (JNJ.N) reported adjusted quarterly profit and revenue slightly above analysts’ expectations on Tuesday, as the healthcare company...

Socgen Ceo Expects Better Market Conditions In 2018 And Beyond

DAVOS – Societe Generale chief executive Frederic Oudea is “very positive” about the French bank’s set-up in capital markets and expects to see...

Carrefour Steps Up E-commerce Push Chases Deal In China

PARIS – Carrefour’s (CARR.PA) new chief executive promised to slash costs, step up e-commerce investment in the face of competition from Amazon (AMZN.O) and...

Uk Regulator Puts Brake On Murdochs 157 Billion Sky Deal

LONDON – Rupert Murdoch’s $15.7 billion takeover of Sky is not in the public interest and should be blocked unless a way is found to prevent the media tycoon...

Us Funding Deal Keep Stocks Bulls On The Charge

LONDON – World stocks hit another all-time high on Tuesday, as relief at a temporary U.S. government funding deal boosted already sky-high confidence about global...

Retailer Carrefour Steps Up Digital Push And Inks Deal In China

PARIS – Carrefour’s (CARR.PA) new chief executive pledged to slash costs, step up investment in e-commerce in the face of competition from Amazon (AMZN.O)...

Uk Regulator Says Fox Buying Sky Not In Public Interest Suggests Remedies

LONDON – Britain’s competition regulator told Rupert Murdoch his $15 billion takeover of Sky (SKYB.L) was not in the public interest and would be blocked...