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FILE - In this Nov. 29, 2019, file photo Nike clothes are displayed at a Kohl's store in Colma, Calif. Nike Inc. reports earnings on Thursday, Dec. 19. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu, File)

Nike's sales get boost from direct-to-consumer strategy

Dec. 19, 2019 6:19 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Nike’s quarterly results again beat Wall Street expectations, as its online sales grew and customers shrugged off a series of corporate scandals. The company's revenues grew to $10.33 billion in the second quarter ending Nov. 30, up 10% from the same period last year. Analysts had...

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Quiz: How well did you keep up with business news in 2019?

Dec. 18, 2019 11:50 AM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — 2019 wound up being another big year for news from the business world. There was a leadership transition at Google's parent company, a huge IPO by Saudi Aramco, and more scrutiny for Facebook as the social media company alarmed users and regulators with plans to create a digital currency....

A customer rating for a product for sale on Amazon.com is displayed on a computer screen on Monday, Dec. 16, 2019, in New York. Online reviews at major retailers such as Amazon and Walmart and listing services such as Yelp look like a good place to get first-hand information from people who've tried a product or merchant.(AP Photo/Jenny Kane)

Smart holiday shopping: Avoiding fake reviews and tricky ads

Dec. 16, 2019 12:20 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — There are lots of bargains online during the holidays, but also plenty of ways to get scammed, even at established outlets like Amazon. How can you be sure you're reading a legitimate review, not one coming from a company employee? How can you flag sponsored placements and other ads...

Tiffany, TD Ameritrade rise; Kirkland Lake, La Jolla fall

Nov. 25, 2019 4:53 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks that moved substantially or traded heavily on Monday: TD Ameritrade Holding Corp., up $3.65 to $51.78 The brokerage firm is being bought by rival Charles Schwab for about $26 billion. Tiffany & Co., up $7.74 to $133.25 The jeweler is being bought by French luxury goods group LVMH...

FILE - In this July 11, 2019, file photo, an Ebay app is shown on a mobile phone in Miami. EBay is selling StubHub to ticket seller viagogo for $4.5 billion. (AP Photo/Wilfredo Lee, File)

EBay selling StubHub to viagogo for $4.05 billion

Nov. 25, 2019 10:14 AM EST

EBay is selling StubHub to ticket seller viagogo for $4.05 billion in cash. The transaction is part of a review that eBay undertook earlier this year following pressure from an activist investor. The San Jose, California-based company then said it was also reviewing options for its classified ads business. EBay...