Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 1:57pm
It didn’t take long for the markets to move past Brexit. Following 2 days of historic selling, equities reversed course and marched firmly back into positive territory. The S&P 500 added 35 points to close at 2,036, the Dow Jones Industrial average rose 269 points to end... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 12:08pm
LONDON — Europe’s major markets closed on a high, while retail and luxury stocks built on the day’s gains. Rattled by Britain’s decision to quit the European Union, markets have been on a roller coaster since Friday morning, with analysts forecasting more volatility as Britain... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 11:58am
L Brands Inc. is not getting any support from Bank of America Merrill Lynch analyst Lorraine Hutchinson, who downgraded the company to underperform and cut her price target to $57 from $74. An underperform rating is basically telling investors to sell the stock, but the market... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 10:43am
Forty-eight million adult American women over the age of 18 suffer from hair loss, according to Wakefield Research. Many feel insecure about the issue and reticent to discuss it — except with their stylists. Call it the modern-day version of “only her hairdresser knows for sure... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 10:35am
Progress in logistics performance has slowed for the first time since 2007 for the world’s least-developed economies, while emerging economies that implement comprehensive initiatives continue to improve their performance, according to a new World Bank Group report released... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 10:27am
PARIS – Givaudan has an expanded collaboration with industrial bioscience company Amyris Inc. to research, develop and produce active cosmetics ingredients. “The companies anticipate that the launch of target products in the coming years will demonstrate significant performance... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 10:03am
Although the Conference Board said consumer confidence rose in June, because of when the survey was conducted, it doesn’t actually reflect what might be the sentiment following Brexit. The Conference Board said Tuesday that its Consumer Confidence Index, which fell in May,... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 9:58am
Unilever’s Dove is breaking barriers again. This time the company’s message inspires women to rise above stereotypes or limits society places on their beauty or appearance. The centerpiece of the campaign is a film called #MyBeautyMySay, featuring the personal stories of... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 9:49am
The founder of skin-care brand Clark’s Botanicals, Francesco Clark, is hosting a web video series for called Stories That Inspire, set to launch in July. Clark, who is wheelchair-bound as the result of a spinal cord injury he sustained after diving into the shallow... read more
Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 9:36am
LONDON — Aquazzura is giving the New York courts a workout. Last Thursday, the company filed its second lawsuit this month, against Steve Madden Ltd., and on Tuesday the brand’s chief executive officer released a statement explaining its legal actions. “We will continue to... read more