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Ford, US Bancorp fall; Bank of America, Tegna rise

Jan. 19, 2022 16:24 PM EST

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Alliance Data Systems Corp., down $3.37 to $65.69. BJ's Wholesale is reportedly ending its co-branded credit card partnership with the marketing services and customer loyalty program company. ...

Optum again a big revenue driver for UnitedHealth in 2021

Jan. 19, 2022 10:27 AM EST

UnitedHealth Group's fourth-quarter profit soared as the nation's largest health insurance provider branched deeper into offering care as well as covering the bills. The health care giant said Wednesday that operating earnings from its Optum division grew nearly 10% to $3.4 billion...

Nebraska tax collections beat expectations in December

Jan. 14, 2022 12:29 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska state government collected more tax revenue than expected in December, according to a report released Friday. The Nebraska Department of Revenue reported state tax receipts of $510 million, which is 7.4% higher than the forecast of $475 million. ...

Angi, Elastic fall; KB Home, Delta Air Lines rise

Jan. 13, 2022 16:21 PM EST

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Thursday: Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co., up $6.96 to $139.19. The chipmaker reported strong fourth-quarter financial results. KB Home, up $7 to $49.38. The homebuilder's...

Honda exec: High auto prices may drop, but not dramatically

Jan. 13, 2022 09:19 AM EST

DETROIT (AP) — Honda expects its factories to make more vehicles this year despite a computer chip shortage and supply chain troubles. But because it's starting the year with so few vehicles at dealers, the company expects U.S. sales to fall below last year's numbers. The company...

WA lawmakers return with money to spend, differing goals

Jan. 06, 2022 15:24 PM EST

SEATTLE (AP) — Flush with cash, Washington state lawmakers return to Olympia next week with Democrats and Republicans disagreeing over how to spend the unexpected windfall. A revenue forecast released in November showed projected revenue collections for the 2021-2023 budget cycle...

Vaccinations, tests give Walgreens a fiscal 1Q sales jolt

Jan. 06, 2022 10:38 AM EST

COVID-19 vaccines and testing boosted Walgreens store sales growth to levels not seen in more than two decades, pushing the drugstore chain well above Wall Street expectations for the first quarter. Walgreens doled out 15.6 million vaccines in the quarter that ended November 30, up...

West Virginia starts new year with strong fiscal showing

Jan. 04, 2022 04:04 AM EST

CHARLESTON, W.Va. (AP) — West Virginia enters the new year with revenue collections at $394 million above estimates so far for fiscal 2022. Gov. Jim Justice announced Monday that revenue collections for December were nearly $507 million, a whopping $124 million above estimates and...

Nebraska tax collections beat projections in November

Dec. 15, 2021 12:38 PM EST

LINCOLN, Neb. (AP) — Nebraska collected more state tax revenue than expected last month, according to a report released Wednesday. The state Department of Revenue reported net tax receipts of $546 million, which is 7.7% higher than the forecast of $506 million for the month. ...

PagerDuty, Raytheon rise; Stitch Fix, Vera Bradley fall

Dec. 08, 2021 16:28 PM EST

Stocks that traded heavily or had substantial price changes Wednesday: Raytheon Technologies Corp., up $1.49 to $86.50. The aerospace and defense company's board of directors approved a $6 billion stock buyback plan. Stanley Black & Decker Inc., up...