Mill http://www.globalpost.com/taxonomy/term/53989/all en Tiffany 2Q profit rises, helped by China growth; lifts full-year earnings forecast http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/130827/tiffany-2q-profit-rises-helped-china-growth-lifts-full-year- <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>NEW YORK, N.Y. - Tiffany </p> <p>Its shares rose more than 2 per cent in premarket trading.</p> <p>The performance is encouraging, given that concerns are rising over shoppers' willingness to spend — even among the affluent — after many retailers have reported disappointing profits and lowered expectations for the rest of the year.</p> <p>Several upscale retailers including Saks Inc., Ralph Lauren Corp. and Coach Inc., reported weak sales during the spring and early summer period.</p> <p>Tiffany is considered a bellwether for the luxury market.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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(TSX:E) was among the most heavily traded TSX stocks Tuesday morning after the Alberta-based construction services company announced a big jump in third-quarter revenue and profit.</p> <p>The company, based in St. Albert northwest of Edmonton, said it benefited from successfully acquiring Calgary Tunnelling </p> <p>CTHA booked $4.5 million worth of projects during the quarter, or nearly half of Enterprise's total.</p> <p>Enterprise's revenue for the months ended Sept. 30 jumped to $10 million, up $5.7 million or 131 per cent from a year earlier.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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On Tuesday, the board named the 33-year company veteran CEO, making her the first woman to lead a U.S. car company.</p> <p>Barra replaces Dan Akerson, who moved up retirement plans by several months to help his wife, Karin, battle advanced cancer.</p> <p>___</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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And that has some pediatricians and other health experts worried.</p> <p>Since navigating a tablet generally doesn't require the ability to type or read, children as young as toddlers can quickly learn how to stream movies, scroll through family photos or play simple games.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.</p> </div> </div> </div> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131224/business-highlights-0" target="_blank">read more</a></p> London Mill Numismatics Social Issues Technology The Canadian Press Tue, 24 Dec 2013 22:16:02 +0000 The Canadian Press 6028702 at http://www.globalpost.com Business Highlights http://www.globalpost.com/dispatch/news/the-canadian-press/131224/business-highlights-1 <div class="field field-type-text field-field-byline1"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> The Canadian Press </div> </div> </div> <!--paging_filter--><p>___</p> <p>Tablets a hit with kids, but experts worry</p> <p>NEW YORK (AP) — Tablet computers are so easy to use that even a 3-year-old can master them. And that has some pediatricians and other health experts worried.</p> <p>Since navigating a tablet generally doesn't require the ability to type or read, children as young as toddlers can quickly learn how to stream movies, scroll through family photos or play simple games.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2013 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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Replacement tire shipments increased 1 per cent.</p> <p>The number of tires sold worldwide increased 2 per cent to 40.7 million.</p> <p>Goodyear also announced it fully funded its hourly pension fund with a $1.15 billion cash payment, ending more than a decade of dealing with the issue.</p> <p>Goodyear shares rose 10 per cent in midday trading.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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That handily beat the 78 cents per share Wall Street was looking for and is up from $83.6 million, or 65 cents per share, last year.</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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The report comes a day after news of stronger manufacturing in the U.S. and China helped push the stock market to another all-time high.</p> <p>KEEPING SCORE: The Standard and Poor's 500 index rose one point, or 0.1 per cent, to 1,974 as of 11:16 a.m. in New York. The Dow Jones industrial average climbed three points, or less than 0.1 per cent, to 16,959. Both the S</p> <div class="field field-type-text field-field-wire-copyright"> <div class="field-items"> <div class="field-item odd"> <p><a href="http://www.globalpost.com/terms-use#cp">Copyright 2014 Canadian Press.</a></p> <p>All rights reserved. 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