Saturday , 25 October 2014

Business News

Airlines Profits Soaring

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iStock Editorial/Thinkstock(NEW YORK) — The nation’s airlines are flying high — maybe higher than they ever have before. Several carriers, including American, Alaska, Southwest, and JetBlue Airlines posted record third-quarter profits Thursday. Even United Continental, which hasn’t been keeping up with the pack, said they enjoyed an excellent third quarter. All the airlines expect the good times to continue during ... Read More »

Holiday Shoppers May Be Wary of Compromised Retailers

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Target(NEW YORK) — All signs are pointing to a profitable 2014 holiday season for retailers but an unfortunate sign of the times is that hackers also profit from getting the credit and debit card information of shoppers. That’s probably not going to be enough to stop Americans from buying gifts this year but as a new survey points out, ... Read More »