Posts Tagged ‘Down’

Google Moves to Crack Down on Search Advertising Evildoers

Google is tightening its copyright and piracy protection procedures, instituting new measures that will facilitate Digital Millennium Copyright Act takedown requests and will better oversee search advertisers that use copyrighted or trademarked terms. One important goal is to bring Google’s response time to such issues to 24 hours or less, according to a blog post […]

Campbell Soup 1Q Profit Down 8 Percent

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Camden, NJ, United States (AHN) – Campbell Soup’s earnings for the first quarter of 2011 slid 8 percent but the company maintained its full fiscal year outlook. Net income for the period ended Oct. 31 was $279 million, or 82 cents per share, down from $304 million, or 87 […]

Cisco Fall Pulls Wall Street Down

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks plunged on Thursday as shares of networking giant Cisco Systems tumbled following its announcement the previous day of lower than expected growth for the year. A 16 percent drop in Cisco shares saw the Dow Jones Industrial Average losing […]

Polls Show Dems Solidifying Leads In Conn., GOP Locking Down Ohio

A pair of polls released Tuesday showed leading Senate candidates in Connecticut and Ohio close to cementing their victories, while the gubernatorial races in both states remained somewhat closer. Nonetheless, the leading parties in both states, Democrats in Connecticut and Republicans in Ohio, look likely to sweep both statewide contests, according to the polls from […]

Dow Up; S&P, Nasdaq Down On Mixed Wednesday

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Stocks ended mixed on Wednesday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average salvaging a modest gain and the S&P and Nasdaq due to downgrades in the technology sector and a weak job market. The Dow added 23 points or 0.2 percent to […]