admin June 21, 2018

American Outdoor Brands, the gun maker that owns the iconic Smith & Wesson line of firearms, reported plunging sales on Wednesday. The company said that quarterly sales dropped 25% compared to the fourth quarter of last year, and profit plummeted more than 70%. Sales for the full year were down 33% from the year before, […]

admin June 21, 2018

The United States will be the world’s top oil producer in just a matter of months. That’s the assessment of Pioneer Natural Resources Chairman Scott Sheffield, who told CNNMoney that he expects US production to surpass 11 million barrels a day within the next three to four months. If achieved, that level of output would […]

admin June 21, 2018

Americans aren’t binge-watching Netflix’s “Stranger Things” right now. That means they’re not bingeing on Eggo waffles. For the four weeks ending May 19, Kellogg’s (K) frozen waffles, pancakes, and French toast sales grew just 1.3% from a year earlier, according to Nielsen. That’s a steep drop from the 9.4% average growth for Eggos during the […]

admin June 21, 2018

Tearing down cubicle walls doesn’t always open up conversation. Some companies turn to open-plan office designs — hallmarked with wide tables, glass rooms and low partitions — as a way to promote collaboration and camaraderie. But according to new research, some women may want more walls, not less. Over the course of a three-year study, […]

admin June 21, 2018

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced the leader of their new health care company. Dr. Atul Gawande, a renowned surgeon and writer, has been named CEO of the new health care venture. Gawande practices general and endocrine surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and is a professor at Harvard Medical School. He’s […]

admin June 21, 2018

India’s government was hoping to raise billions selling the national airline to a private buyer. Now it’s likely to have to spend billions instead to keep it flying after being forced to shelve the sale. The effort to sell state-owned Air India “is over” for the time being, senior aviation official Jayant Sinha said at […]

admin June 21, 2018

Amazon, Berkshire Hathaway and JPMorgan Chase announced the leader of their new health care company. Dr. Atul Gawande, a renowned surgeon and writer, has been named CEO of the new health care venture. Gawande practices general and endocrine surgery at Brigham and Women’s Hospital in Boston and is a professor at Harvard Medical School. He’s […]

admin June 20, 2018

Americans’ financial planning priorities are out of whack: They try too hard to save money when they should be focusing on earning more. So says Matt Manero, a serial entrepreneur and chief executive officer of four businesses. Manero, author of “You Need More Money: Wake Up and Solve Your Financial Problems Once and For All” […]