Business

Bond Issue Hits All-Time High

An Israeli government bond offering in London this week was an historic success. The government sold $2 billion of 30-year U.S.-denominated bonds at 3.375 percent, or 115 basis points over…

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Grubhub Considers Sale as Competition Intensifies

Grubhub may put itself up for sale with competition in the online delivery business growing increasingly intense. The Wall Street Journal first reported late Wednesday that the company is exploring…

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Survey: U.S. Companies Added 202,000 Jobs in December

U.S. companies added 202,000 jobs in December, led by robust hiring in construction, trade, transportation and utilities, according to a private survey. Payroll processor ADP said Wednesday that the bulk…

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Trade Deficit Falls 8.2% to $43.1B in Nov.

The U.S. trade deficit fell in November to the lowest level in more than three years as U.S. exports rose while imports declined, putting the country on track to see…

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