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.


72° 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!

 

Wednesday Evening Business Brief

January 22, 2014, 7:01 PM by Chris Dexter

Wednesday Evening Business Brief

NEW YORK (AP) - Stocks are little changed today after a mixed batch of company earnings. The S&P 500 index rose a point, or 0.1 percent, to close at 1,844. The Dow Jones industrial average was down 41 points, or 0.3 percent, at 16,373. And the Nasdaq composite rose 17 points, or 0.4 percent, to 4,243.

  • The price of oil is up nearly 2 percent today. Oil has started flowing through a new pipeline to the Gulf Coast and traders are anticipating another decline in U.S. supplies. Benchmark U.S. crude for March delivery rose $1.76, or 1.9 percent, to close at $96.73 a barrel on the New York Mercantile Exchange. Oil last closed above $96 a barrel on Dec. 31.
  • EBay is reporting higher earnings and revenue for the last three months of 2013, driven by a strong holiday season for its e-commerce site and PayPal. EBay says it earned $850 million, or 65 cents per share. That's up 13 percent from $751 million, or 57 cents per share, a year earlier. Adjusted earnings were 81 cents per share, Revenue grew 13 percent to $4.53 billion.
  • Facebook says it's testing out its own ad network that would deliver advertisements to mobile applications outside of its own. The social networking company says in a blog post that while it has run similar tests in the past, the current program is more like a mobile ad network. Mobile ads accounted for nearly half of Facebook's $1.8 billion advertising revenue in the third quarter.
  • A federal appeals court says federal regulators conducted inadequate environmental studies before selling $2.7 billion in petroleum leases off Alaska's northwest coast. The ruling could affect leases acquired in 2008 by Royal Dutch Shell in the Chukchi Sea. The company is considering additional exploratory drilling there this year.

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
Kraft Recalls American Cheese Singles

9/1/2014 3:59 PM

Before you pack those Kraft American Singles in your child's lunch, you'll want to check the date on the package.

Full Story


Events