Posts Tagged ‘Strong’

Stocks end higher Friday on Europe hopes and strong earnings

Diane Alter – AHN News Reporter NYC, NY, United States (AHN) – The Dow Jones Industrial Average soared 2.3 percent, or 267.01 points on Friday ahead of a key euro zone summit over the weekend that investors hope will lead to a resolve to the euro zone sovereign debt crisis and was also buoyed by […]

Nestle Reports Strong Nine-Month Sales

Kris Alingod – AHN News Contributor Vevey, Switzerland (AHN) – Nestle reported better-than-expected sales in the first nine months of the year on Friday and maintained its forecast for the full year. Sales from January through September grew to 82.8 billion Swiss francs ($85.2 billion), up 4.1 percent from 79.5 billion Swiss francs ($81.8 billion) […]

Stocks Rebound On Strong Boeing Profits

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – U.S. stocks returned to positive territory on Wednesday after Boeing reported financial gains. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 129 points or 1.2 percent to end at 1,107 islands. The Standard & Poor’s 500 Index gained 12 points or 1.2 percent […]