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Rajesh Kumar Singh

Deere outlook for 2019 disappoints amid trade war, slowing demand

Nov 21 2018

CHICAGO Deere & Co gave an underwhelming earnings forecast on Wednesday for fiscal 2019 after missing quarterly profit estimates amid a U.S. trade battle with China that has depressed U.S. farm commodity prices and hurt agriculture equipment demand. | Video

Caterpillar tries to allay earnings concerns after shares tank

Oct 23 2018

CHICAGO Caterpillar Inc tried on Tuesday to ease mounting concerns about China and global demand after it affirmed its 2018 profit estimate, a move that investors feared signaled a cap in earnings growth and sparked a sell-off in its shares.

RPT-EXCLUSIVE-U.S. Steel workers set to get biggest pay raise in years -sources

Oct 17 2018

CHICAGO, Oct 16 United States Steel Corp workers are set to get the biggest wage jump in at least six years under a new deal negotiated with the company, providing early signs that gains from U.S. President Donald Trump's clampdown on foreign imports are finally trickling down.

Exclusive: U.S. Steel workers set to get biggest pay raise in years - sources

Oct 16 2018

CHICAGO United States Steel Corp workers are set to get the biggest wage jump in at least six years under a new deal negotiated with the company, providing early signs that gains from U.S. President Donald Trump's clampdown on foreign imports are finally trickling down.

Caterpillar leans on old playbook to cope with Trump tariffs

Sep 21 2018

CLAYTON, N.C. Six months into the U.S. tariffs on imported aluminum and steel, Caterpillar Inc is finding that one of the best ways it can protect profits is a cost cutting strategy that is more than two years old. | Video

RPT-FOCUS-Caterpillar leans on old playbook to cope with Trump tariffs

Sep 21 2018

CLAYTON, N.C., Sept 21 Six months into the U.S. tariffs on imported aluminum and steel, Caterpillar Inc is finding that one of the best ways it can protect profits is a cost cutting strategy that is more than two years old.

Hurricane Florence disrupts deliveries, threatens U.S. supply chain

Sep 12 2018

Transportation companies in Georgia and the Carolinas sprinted to secure property and employees in the path of Hurricane Florence on Wednesday as disruptions to the U.S. supply chain were already being felt.

Hurricane Florence disrupts deliveries, threatens U.S. supply chain

Sep 12 2018

Transportation companies in Georgia and the Carolinas sprinted to secure property and employees in the path of Hurricane Florence on Wednesday as disruptions to the U.S. supply chain were already being felt.

Deere is optimistic about U.S. farm economy, misses profit estimate

Aug 17 2018

CHICAGO Deere & Co on Friday offered an optimistic forecast for the U.S. farm economy amid an escalating tariff war with China and other big trade partners as its quarterly profit missed estimates on higher raw material and freight costs.

Harley seeks alliance for lightweight bikes to grow India business

Aug 06 2018

CHICAGO Harley-Davidson Inc is scouting for a partner with a manufacturing and distribution footprint to make lightweight motorcycles for use in India and other Asian markets, a top company executive said.

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