GM Invests in Lightweight-Steel Maker
To improve the fuel economy of its future cars and trucks, the automaker is investing in a company that has designed a new type of lightweight, high-strength steel.
Sponsor Comes Through for Famlies
P&G is so sure its 'Thank You Mom' campagin will be a hit, the company boldly stated it expects to reap some $500 million in profits directly linked to the London Olympics.
Vanguard, E*Trade Resume Routing Orders to Knight
Vanguard Group Inc. and E*Trade Financial Corp. (ETFC) have begun sending a portion of their retail customer orders to Knight Capital Group (KCG) after the embattled brokerage secured a $400 million lifeline from a group of investors.
HCA's Earnings Climb, But Inquiries Pressure Shares
HCA Holdings Inc. (HCA) announced Monday a surge in second-quarter earnings amid stronger patient volumes, but the hospital operator also disclosed a couple of inquiries involving heart-procedure practices and other issues that raised concerns and weighed on its stock price.