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Saturday July 21st, 2018 11:15PM

AP Business - Consumer News

Citigroup slims down, boosts profits
NEW YORK (AP) — Citigroup kept a lid on costs and that helped boost its bottom line last quarter. The big bank continues to slim down following the financial crisis.Here's how Citi performed on:CUTTIN...
12:53PM ( 3 years ago )
Civia Cycles recalling some bicycles and aluminum fenders
NEW YORK (AP) — Civia Cycles is recalling about 1,000 Hyland bicycles and aluminum Civia fenders due to a potential crash hazard.The company said that the fender mounting bracket can break or bend, po...
12:50PM ( 3 years ago )
US average rate on 30-year home loan rises to 3.67 percent
Average U.S. long-term mortgage rates rose slightly this week but remained close to historically low levels.Here's a look at rates for fixed and adjustable-rate mortgages this week and over the past y...
12:46PM ( 3 years ago )
US stocks inch lower in midday trading; Netflix soars
NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are slightly lower as companies report earnings.The Dow Jones industrial average slipped 29 points, or 0.2 percent, to 18,082 as of 11:50 a.m. Thursday.The Standard & Poor'...
12:04PM ( 3 years ago )
Average US rate on 30-year mortgage edges up to 3.67 percent
WASHINGTON (AP) — Average long-term U.S. mortgage rates rose slightly this week but remained close to historically low levels with the spring home-buying season underway.Mortgage giant Freddie Mac sai...
10:46AM ( 3 years ago )
Manufacturing in Philadelphia area rises slightly in April
WASHINGTON (AP) — Factories in the Philadelphia region got a bit busier in April compared to March. But the Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia says production and shipments are still at low levels.T...
10:23AM ( 3 years ago )
US homebuilding falls 2.5 percent in March from year ago amid sluggish housing market
WASHINGTON (AP) — US homebuilding falls 2.5 percent in March from year ago amid sluggish housing market.
8:34AM ( 3 years ago )
Applications for US unemployment aid rose last week to 294K; total recipients at 14-year low
WASHINGTON (AP) — Applications for US unemployment aid rose last week to 294K; total recipients at 14-year low.
8:32AM ( 3 years ago )
Chinese, Australian benchmarks lead Asian stock market gains
HONG KONG (AP) — Most major Asian stock indexes were higher Thursday as Chinese shares rebounded on stimulus hopes a day after gloomy first-quarter economic numbers and Australian shares rose on a sur...
11:26PM ( 3 years ago )
Court rules GM shielded from death claims before bankruptcy
DETROIT (AP) — A federal judge ruled Wednesday that a 2009 bankruptcy order shields General Motors from billions of dollars in death and injury claims tied to defective ignition switches in older smal...
9:46PM ( 3 years ago )