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Stories with person: Edward Jones
  • Extended slump in oil taking toll on industry, economy story has photos
    Updated: Jul-31-15 2:40 pm

    NEW YORK - As drivers, shippers and airlines continue to enjoy lower fuel prices, the oil industry is responding to much lower profits with sharp cuts in spending and employment that are hurting economic growth.

  • Merck tops Street 2Q forecasts despite lower sales, profit story has photos
    Updated: Jul-28-15 10:16 am

    Merck & Co.'s second-quarter profit plunged by two-thirds, hammered by the sale of its consumer business, unfavorable currency exchange rates, lower sales of some key drugs and hefty one-time charges.

  • $50 million in tax credits sought for St. Louis stadium 
    Updated: Jul-17-15 10:30 am

    ST. LOUIS - A revised plan for a new NFL stadium in St. Louis calls for the stadium authority to seek $50 million in state tax credits from the Missouri Development Finance Board.

  • Google's 2Q signals new era of austerity with new CFO 
    Updated: Jul-16-15 6:40 pm

    SAN FRANCISCO - After years of big spending on risky projects that CEO Larry Page proudly hails as "moonshots," Google may be launching into a new orbit of financial discipline.

  • Johnson & Johnson edges Street views with weak 2Q story has photos
    Updated: Jul-14-15 3:10 pm

    Johnson & Johnson's recovering U.S. consumer health business, following years of recalls that kept Tylenol, Motrin and other marque brands off store shelves, put a much-needed Band-Aid over a rough second quarter.

  • Wells Fargo profit edges lower in 2nd quarter story has photos
    Updated: Jul-14-15 12:04 pm

    NEW YORK - Wells Fargo, the nation's biggest mortgage lender, says its second-quarter earnings edged lower as a key measure of its profitability shrank.

  • BP to pay record $18.7 billion to states affected by spill story has photosstory has video
    Updated: Jul-03-15 5:15 am

    NEW ORLEANS - More than five years after the worst offshore oil spill in U.S. history fouled beaches, coated seabirds in thick goo and threatened delicate marshes, BP has agreed to pay a record settlement to affected states in hopes of bringing an end to a legal drama that has cost the company billions.