NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. stock market is slumping at the close as oil falls to its lowest level in nearly six years.
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is finishing lower, snapping a four-day winning streak, as U.S. companies report mixed quarterly results.
Laughter is often heard at Tangles Beauty Salon, a place of elegance and hospitality.
NEW YORK (AP) — The huge cost of ensuring timely deliveries cost UPS during the holidays and the shipping company is now cutting its outlook for the year.
Shares plunged nearly 10 percent in premarket trading Friday.
The Atlanta company hired more workers and boosted capacity at its facilities during the busy holiday season to avoid a repeat of 2013, when shippers struggled with a deluge of orders.
UPS Inc. now expects 2014 earnings of $4.75 per share, down from its previous forecast of between $4.90 and $5 per share. Industry analysts had been looking for earnings of $4.96 per share, according to FactSet. For the fourth quarter, UPS expects earnings of $1.25 per share, well below the $1.47 per share analysts had projected.
Shares of FedEx Corp. are down more than 2 percent.
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is closing with a big gain after Europe's central bank offered an aggressive plan to revive that region's weak economy.
An California-based company is looking to expand their Southeasten sales following the purchase of a Rockmart asphault manufacturing facility.
The Polk County Chamber of Commerce announced the new chair of the board for 2015 at a morning breakfast to start off their new year of business for promoting Aragon, Cedartown and Rockmart business.
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. stock market is ending higher, helped by gains in technology companies and airlines.
n a rather amusing twist, Brooke Pancake has announced Waffle House as her newest sponsor. Pancake, a former All-American at Alabama, will visit Waffle House restaurants throughout the country while traveling on the LPGA and carry the restaurant chain's logo on her bag.
Pirkle's Deli and Jordan Hubbard, owner of the Mobley Building, received checks for grants to help pay for the facade upgrades on both buildings through the Downtown Cedartown Association.
A new Walmart Neighborhood Market is opening Wednesday, Jan. 21, in Fort Oglethorpe following a brief ribbon-cutting ceremony at 7:30 a.m.
Emerson gets its first Chick-fil-A restaurant on Thursday, Jan. 22 and that means another “First 100″ Celebration.
NEW YORK (AP) — Energy companies are fueling a rally that snapped a five-day losing streak for the stock market.
MARIETTA — Marietta Daily Journal’s parent company, Times-Journal Inc., was the successful bidder in a bankruptcy auction for the Rome News Publishing Company on Thursday in Carrollton at the law offices of the debtor.
Cabela’s is now accepting online applications for approximately 140 full-time, part-time and seasonal positions at its new Fort Oglethorpe, Ga., store.
No sounds are heard as a visitor walks down the hallway of the Child Care Learning Center at Worldview Baptist Church, 500 College Drive, Cedartown.
Mohawk Industries, Inc. today announced that the Company has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the IVC Group, which expands the Company's position as the leading global flooring manufacturer. The IVC Group is a major manufacturer of sheet vinyl, luxury vinyl tile and laminate, with operations in Europe and the United States and sales of approximately $700 million.
One local fast food restaurant is changing its image to accommodate the lifestyles of modern families.
NEW YORK (AP) — The stock market is ending a see-saw day with small losses, as energy shares slip lower with the price of oil.
The relentless drop in oil prices continued Tuesday morning after the energy minister for the United Arab Emirates said Tuesday there are no plans for OPEC to curb production to shore up falling crude prices. The price of oil has slumped 57 percent since June last year as traders have bet that the supply glut will persist.
NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are ending lower after investors were discouraged by weak U.S. wage growth and another drop in the price of oil.