Nike Inc (NKE.N)
Mary Bono resigned as interim chief of USA Gymnastics on Tuesday, only four days into the job, after she drew fire for a tweet she sent criticizing Nike Inc's use of former NFL quarterback Colin Kaepernick in an ad campaign. | Video
German athletic footwear maker Puma SE's U.S. subsidiary on Wednesday lost a bid to pare down a patent infringement lawsuit filed by rival Nike Inc.
NEW YORK, Oct 9 William Ackman's activist hedge fund Pershing Square Capital Management has taken a new position in Starbucks Corp, according to attendees at a conference where the billionaire investor spoke on Tuesday.
(The Oct. 4 story was refiled to remove an extraneous paragraph on Nike not responding to request to confirm statement)
Oct 3 U.S. stock futures rose on Wednesday, buoyed by a rebound in European markets after Italy indicated that it was open to reducing its budget deficits in the coming years.
A Wall Street rally collapsed and stocks turned negative shortly before the market close on Wednesday after investors reassessed the Federal Reserve's policy statement and reduced their risk as they weighed how long the U.S. central bank would continue to raise interest rates. | Video
Nike shares fell as much as 3 percent on Wednesday after the company disappointed Wall Street by not raising its full-year forecast following a sales boost from its Colin Kaepernick ad campaign.
Sept 26 Nike shares fell as much as 3 percent on Wednesday after the company disappointed Wall Street by not raising its full-year forecast following a sales boost from its Colin Kaepernick ad campaign.
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