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5 Things Groupon's Management Wants You to Know

Five of the most important quotes from Groupon's most recent earnings call.

Environmentally Friendly Fracking Fluids: The Next Energy Breakthrough?

With the growing backlash against fracking’s environmental impact, the need to develop green fracking fluids has never been stronger.

5 Things WellPoint Inc. Management Wants You to Know

WellPoint Inc's management offered clues into the company's future during its second-quarter conference call.

DealBook: To Compete Against Alibaba, Wanda Joins Forces With Baidu and Tencent

NYT > Business - 6 hours 32 min ago
Dalian Wanda, the Chinese conglomerate controlled by the billionaire Wang Jianlin, announced it would enter the e-commerce industry in an $800 million partnership with two of China’s biggest Internet companies.

3 Reasons Men's Wearhouse's Stock Could Rise

Men's Wearhouse has a bright future if it can execute these three tasks.

Hong Kong Exchange Mulls Rule Change

WSJ.com What's News US - 7 hours 5 min ago
Hong Kong's stock exchange is exploring a rule change, months after its refusal to budge on the issue of special share classes cost it the lucrative Alibaba initial public offering.

How Far Does $100 Go in Your State?

The cost of living by state varies greatly. Compare how much $100 buys in your state relative to others.

401(k) Contribution Limits: One Limit Few Know About

The current 401(k) contribution limits may be more generous than you think.

Chief Executive of Rovio, Maker of Angry Birds Game, to Step Down

NYT > Business - 7 hours 22 min ago
The move by Mikael Hed comes as the Finnish company struggles to respond to an increasing trend toward so-called freemium games.

3 Reasons American Express Company’s Stock Could Rise

American Express has been on an impressive run through the years, and investors want to know if that's poised to continue.

U.S. Consumer Spending Declines

WSJ.com What's News US - 7 hours 28 min ago
Household spending fell in July, a sign that cautious consumers could hold back economic growth in the second half of the year.

Cautious U.S. Consumers Cut Spending and Increase Savings

NYT > Business - 7 hours 29 min ago
U.S. consumer spending unexpectedly fell in July as savings rose to their highest level in more than one and a half years.

Regulators Seek More Information on Reynolds, Lorillard Deal

WSJ.com What's News US - 7 hours 41 min ago
Federal regulators have requested more information on Reynolds American's pending deals to buy Lorillard and divest certain brands to Imperial Tobacco Group.

DealBook: After Loss of Alibaba I.P.O., Hong Kong Weighs Changes to Its Listing Rules

NYT > Business - 8 hours 12 min ago
Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing, the stock market operator, is seeking public views about changing its “one share, one vote” principle, which doesn’t allow for corporate structures like Alibaba’s partnership committee.

Lewis to Head Tesco a Month Early

WSJ.com What's News US - 8 hours 32 min ago
Dave Lewis will become Tesco chief executive a month earlier than planned, taking over a global retail giant lurching from one crisis to the next.

Bits Blog: Google Joins Amazon in Dreams of Drone Delivery

NYT > Business - 8 hours 42 min ago
Who needs UPS trucks and bicycle delivery when you can fly in things people buy online?

Angry Birds Chief to Step Down

WSJ.com What's News US - 9 hours 10 min ago
Finland's Angry Birds maker Rovio Entertainment has announced that its Chief Executive Mikael Hed is stepping down as of January next year.

Will My Pension Cut My Social Security Payments?

How Social Security handles pensions gets tricky. Make sure you know the rules.

Russia Shuts Eight McDonald's

WSJ.com What's News US - 9 hours 19 min ago
The number of McDonald's restaurants shut down by Russia's consumer regulator continues to rise as tensions between Moscow and the West grow.

Eurozone Inflation Dips Again to Increase Pressure on E.C.B.

NYT > Business - 9 hours 23 min ago
The rise in prices slowed in the currency bloc, official data showed, while unemployment stayed near record-high levels.


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