For this week, total U.S. weekly rail traffic was 549,757 carloads and intermodal units, up 1.7 percent compared with the same week last year.
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) said in a notice that it will consider seeking public comment on ways to ease the quarterly reporting burden on publicly listed companies.
Europe's leading car producers have warned of surging costs if the UK quits the European Union without a deal, as figures published Wednesday revealed new car registrations had crashed.
French utility Engie and retailer Casino launched a joint venture on Wednesday that will invest some 100 million euros ($115 million) a year to build solar panels on the rooftops of supermarkets, hotels and hospitals in France.
- Eli Lilly and Company elects Karen Walker to board
Indianapolis, In., USA | Wednesday October 17, 2018 8:33AM ET
Eli Lilly and Company, a pharmaceutical company, has elected Karen Walker as a new member of the board effective December 1, 2018.
- Zosano Pharma appoints Greg Kitchener as CFO
Fremont, Ca., USA | Wednesday October 17, 2018 8:15AM ET
Zosano Pharma Corporation, a clinical stage specialty pharmaceutical company, announced the appointment of Greg Kitchener to the position of chief financial officer.
- Electrica CEO Dan Cătălin Stancu to leave
Bucharest, Romania | Wednesday October 17, 2018 7:57AM ET
Electrica SA, an electric power supply and distribution company, and the CEO, Dan Cătălin Stancu, have mutually agreed to end their collaboration starting November 1, 2018.
Thursday October 18, 2018 7:38AM ET
Novartis net income for the third-quarter declined 22% to $1.62 billion from $2.08 billion last year amid weak operating income and the discontinuation of income from the GSK consumer healthcare joint venture. Earnings per share were $0.70, down 21% from $0.89 a year ago. Ericsson Q3 operating profit jumps Alcoa Q3 net loss $41 million