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Asian benchmarks higher as markets await Fed rate moves

Nov. 01, 2022 23:28 PM EDT

TOKYO (AP) — Asian shares were mostly higher Wednesday ahead of a decision by the U.S. Federal Reserve on an interest rate increase to curb inflation. Oil prices rose more than $1 a barrel and U.S. futures were also higher. Stocks ended lower on Wall Street after an unexpectedly...

Uber, Pfizer rise; Catalent, Stryker fall

Nov. 01, 2022 16:26 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Tuesday: Uber Technologies Inc., up $3.18 to $29.75. The ride-hailing company gave investors an encouraging forecast for bookings. Abiomed Inc., up $125.74 to $377.82. ...

J&J to buy cardio technology company Abiomed for $16.6B

Nov. 01, 2022 10:04 AM EDT

Johnson & Johnson is spending more than $16 billion to move deeper into treating heart disease and continue a shift started last year away from its consumer health roots. The health care giant said Tuesday that it will buy the cardiovascular technology company Abiomed, which...

Johnson & Johnson will buy cardiovascular technology company Abiomed in $16.6 billion deal

Nov. 01, 2022 06:46 AM EDT
NEW YORK (AP) — Johnson & Johnson will buy cardiovascular technology company Abiomed in $16.6 billion deal.

Asian shares fall after weak earnings pull Wall St lower

Oct. 20, 2022 00:12 AM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — Asian shares were mostly lower on Thursday after Wall Street benchmarks fell, reversing course after two days of gains. Wall Street futures were lower while oil prices were mixed. The pullback Wednesday came as investors reviewed quarterly earnings...

US clears Novavax COVID booster dose

Oct. 19, 2022 17:03 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — U.S. regulators on Wednesday authorized a booster dose of the COVID-19 vaccine made by Novavax. The Food and Drug Administration said the new booster option is for people 18 and older who can’t get the updated omicron-targeting Pfizer or Moderna boosters for...

P&G starts fiscal year strong, but soaring dollar will sting

Oct. 19, 2022 09:39 AM EDT

Procter & Gamble exceeded $20 billion in sales during the fiscal first quarter but citing the strong dollar, it said Wednesday that it expects to post its first annual sales decline since 2017. U.S companies that do a lot of business overseas are getting hammered by a surge in...

Dan Snyder and other billionaires who own the NFL's teams

Oct. 18, 2022 15:39 PM EDT

Washington Commanders owner Dan Snyder may not be on the formal agenda when his counterparts meet in New York on Tuesday. His name is sure to come up anyway. Snyder is the subject of multiple ongoing investigations by Congress and the league, and his status got renewed scrutiny last...

J&J sales grow, but strong dollar tugs at expectations

Oct. 18, 2022 10:29 AM EDT

Johnson & Johnson topped third-quarter expectations thanks to pharmaceutical sales growth, but a strong dollar made the health care giant tread cautiously again with its outlook. J&J on Tuesday narrowed its 2022 forecast and stuck to the midpoint of its previous range after...

Asian shares mostly gain after rally on Wall Street

Oct. 18, 2022 00:46 AM EDT

BANGKOK (AP) — Stocks were mostly higher in Asia on Tuesday after Wall Street rallied in its latest about-face in recent topsy-turvy trading. Oil prices and U.S. futures advanced and the dollar was trading near 149 Japanese yen. A release of China's most recent economic growth...