P&G sales growth shy of forecasts as slowing birthrate hurts diaper sales

By Richa Naidu and Nivedita Balu (Reuters) – Procter & Gamble Co released quarterly sales on Thursday that missed analysts' expectations for the first time in five quarters, penalized by the weakness of baby and female skincare products such as…

Stocks fall as earnings disappoint, China works to contain coronavirus

U.S. stocks fell Thursday morning, disappointing profits adding to lingering global concerns as China struggles to contain a potentially deadly disease that has so far disgusted hundreds of people. – 9:36 a.m.ET: stocks open lower after series of weak profits,…

Tesla overtakes Volkswagen as world’s second most valuable carmaker

By Josephine Mason <p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "(Reuters) – Tesla Inc has overtaken Germany's Volkswagen as the world's second most valuable carmaker behind Japan's…

Tesla overtakes Volkswagen as world’s second most valuable carmaker

By Josephine Mason <p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "(Reuters) – Tesla Inc has overtaken Germany's Volkswagen as the world's second most valuable carmaker behind Japan's…

Epidemic response group says starts work on 3 possible China virus vaccines

LONDON, January 23 (Reuters) – Three separate research teams will begin work on the development of potential vaccines against the new coronavirus that is causing an epidemic of disease in China, a global coalition to fight the diseases announced on…

Introducing FedEx (NYSE:FDX), The Stock That Dropped 19% In The Last Three Years

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Union Pacific shares rise as CEO says U.S.-China trade pact should help end rail slump

<p class = "canvas-atom canvas-text Mb (1.0em) Mb (0) – sm Mt (0.8em) – sm" type = "text" content = "(Reuters) – Union Pacific Corp shares rose 1% after executives at the railroad operator said the U.S.-China trade pact should…