User uShare Login | Register
Login
Register

Along with posting photos, videos, and stories, your uShare account lets you post Classified Ads, recipes on What's For Dinner, and Announcements.


70° View Weather Current Conditions Sioux Falls Change Location
Set Weather Options

RADAR LOCATION

TEMPERATURE LOCATION

News

[0] My Saved Articles
Back to all news

Business

Find local businesses
on the KELO Pages!

 

Most Popular Today


Tuesday Evening Business Brief

December 27, 2011, 5:21 PM

Tuesday Evening Business Brief
Stocks fell slightly in light trading amid mixed economic news. The Dow industrials lost 2.65 points, or 0.02 percent, to close at 12,291. The S&P 500 was up a fraction, or 0.01 percent, at 1,265. And the Nasdaq rose 6.56 points, or 0.3 percent, to 2,625.
  • The Obama administration is refusing to label China a currency manipulator. The Treasury Department says the Chinese yuan (yoo-AHN') appreciated 12 percent against the dollar in the past 18 months. But Treasury agrees the yuan is still "substantially undervalued."
  • Improved economic news in the U.S. and tension in the Middle East pushed oil prices above $100 a barrel. Benchmark crude in New York rose $1.66 to $101.34. In London, Brent crude finished above $109 a barrel. Trading was light.
  • A $553 million settlement has been announced concerning inflated prices for the liquid crystal display screens used in TVs and computer monitors. Officials in eight states accused seven companies based in Asia of conspiracy. The settlement includes Samsung, Epson, Sharp, and Hitachi.
  • The New York Times Co. says it's selling its Regional Media Group to Halifax Media Holdings LLC for $143 million. The media group includes 16 small, regional newspapers including The Press Democrat in Santa Rosa, Calif.; the News Chief in Winter Haven, Fla.; and The Tuscaloosa News in Tuscaloosa, Ala.

Previous Story

Next Story




 
Find Local Businesses on KELO Pages!

View business

You may also like

Former Sioux Falls Executive Investigated For Animal Abuse

8/28/2014 4:15 PM

A former Hot Stuff/Orion Foods President is being investigated for dog abuse in Canada.

Full Story
Westward Ho Country Club Changes Name

8/28/2014 12:56 PM

The Westward Ho Country club in Sioux Falls is changing its name to The Country Club of Sioux Falls.  Members were notified of the change on Thur...

Full Story
Cattle Spooked By LifeLight Noise

8/30/2014 3:58 PM

Farmers say the annual music event is louder this year, and it's causing some problems with their cattle.

Full Story
Sanford And First PREMIER Bank Hosting Concert For Employees

8/29/2014 11:30 AM

Employees from two Sioux Falls employers have an opportunity to see a private concert with two country headliners at the Denny Sanford PREMIER Center.

Full Story
Car vs Bus Crash Injures Two Teens

8/26/2014 6:00 PM

Two Iowa teenagers are hospitalized after colliding with a school bus early Tuesday morning.  It happened just east of Inwood on 240th Street at ...

Full Story | Watch


Events