Assurant shares could double-Barron's
NEW YORK, June 25 Insurer Assurant Inc's shares could double because it is emphasizing fee-based businesses while lowering its exposure to its riskier underwriting business, according to a report in Barron's.
DETROIT Ford Motor Co said on Tuesday that June U.S. industry auto sales overall were unchanged from a year ago, which is better than the 3 percent decline analysts expected.
Ford's U.S. sales fell 6 percent, compared with expectations of a fall of 7.6 percent in a Reuters poll of analysts.
(Reporting by Bernie Woodall)
June 25 Nestle SA, is being targeted by activist investor Daniel Loeb's hedge fund Third Point LLC, Bloomberg reported, citing people familiar with the matter.