Edition:
United States

James B. Kelleher

With iceman on the way, U.S. plants and suppliers get ready

Nov 20 2014

CHICAGO U.S. Steel is stockpiling extra iron ore ahead of what could be another record-long freeze-up of the Great Lakes.

With iceman on the way, US plants and suppliers get ready

Nov 20 2014

CHICAGO, Nov 20 U.S. Steel is stockpiling extra iron ore ahead of what could be another record-long freeze-up of the Great Lakes.

Jilted Chinese supplier tells would-be U.S. reshorer -'Not so fast'

Oct 31 2014

Corporate America's love affair with China has cooled for lots of reasons, from the slowdown in the Chinese economy to the flurry of crack-downs targeting Western multinationals.

Jilted Chinese supplier tells would-be U.S. reshorer: 'Not so fast'

Oct 31 2014

Corporate America's love affair with China has cooled for lots of reasons, from the slowdown in the Chinese economy to the flurry of crack-downs targeting Western multinationals.

Jilted Chinese supplier tells would-be U.S. reshorer: 'Not so fast'

Oct 31 2014

Oct 31 Corporate America's love affair with China has cooled for lots of reasons, from the slowdown in the Chinese economy to the flurry of crack-downs targeting Western multinationals.

Caterpillar profit beats view, raises outlook; shares surge

Oct 23 2014

Caterpillar Inc shares jumped more than 5 percent on Thursday after it reported a stronger-than-expected quarterly profit and raised its 2014 outlook, citing strong demand from the North American energy and construction industries.

Polaris beats on profit, raises forecast yet again

Oct 22 2014

Polaris Industries Inc reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit on Wednesday, lifted by strong demand for its snowmobiles, motorcycles and other off-road and specialty vehicles in every region outside Europe.

Harley-Davidson results top view, outlook unchanged

Oct 21 2014

Harley-Davidson Inc reported stronger-than-expected quarterly financial results on Tuesday, lifted by increased motorcycle sales in key markets, including the United States.

U.S. natgas engine sales lagging fuel's steep price plunge

Oct 17 2014

CHICAGO, Oct 17 Natural gas-fueled engines, touted as a clean, low-cost alternative to diesel, continue to struggle for acceptance in the U.S. transportation sector despite a surge in gas production that has sent the alternative fuel's domestic price plunging.

Modi promises U.S. CEOs a return to market reforms

Sep 29 2014

Prime Minister Narendra Modi told nearly a dozen U.S. company chiefs on Monday that he is committed to liberalizing his country's economy, which has underperformed other emerging markets recently after years of breakneck growth.

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