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13 minutes ago // USA Today

business IPOs: Not dead yet

Four companies braved the hostile market Thursday and successfully sold their shares to the public

15 minutes ago // ABC

business Markets Right Now: Stocks Trade Sideways on Wall Street

U.S. stocks are trading sideways Thursday after two straight days of gains

16 minutes ago // USA Today

business Salesforce signs $400 million deal with Amazon cloud service

Amazon's AWS will now be Saleforce's preferred public cloud infrastructure provider

18 minutes ago // The Province

business US stocks pause after two-day surge; chemicals makers dip

NEW YORK, N.Y. - U.S. stocks are hardly budging Thursday after big gains over the last two days. Chemicals companies are down the most. However retailers, which have been pummeled in recent weeks, traded higher following a group of strong earnings reports. Utilities and phone companies are rising as bond yields slip.

19 minutes ago // Reuters

business Lidl owner to invest 6.5 bln euros in 2016 - Manager Magazin

BERLIN, May 26 Reuters - The Schwarz group that owns German discount supermarket chain Lidl plans to invest 6.5 billion euros $7.3 billionin 2016, with part of that going to sprucing up its stores in its home market, a newspaper reported on Thursday.

20 minutes ago // ABC

business US Stocks Pause After Two-Day Surge; Chemicals Makers Dip

US stocks are not moving much in Thursday trading as chemicals makers give back some of their recent gains

22 minutes ago // Reuters

business UPDATE 2-DONG Energy listing to value group at up to $16 billion

Additional overallotment of up to 2.6 pct of the shares Recasts, adds DONG and analyst comments

23 minutes ago // Reuters

business Bid deadline for Anglo's coking coal mines set at June 6 -sources

LONDON/SYDNEY, May 26 Reuters - Final bids for Anglo American's metallurgical coal mines in Australia, valued at up to $1.5 billion, must be submitted by June 6, three sources close to the matter said on Thursday.

24 minutes ago // Reuters

business GLOBAL MARKETS-Dollar falls on durables data; stocks steady

Oil turns lower after hitting $50 a barrel Updates with U.S. market openings, changes dateline, previous LONDON

24 minutes ago // UPI

business General Dynamics contracted for Shadow Compass prototype

Geoff ZiezulewiczWASHINGTON, May 26 UPI -- General Dynamics Advanced Information Systems has been awarded a $14.8 million contract to develop the U.S. Air Force's Shadow Compass prototype.

25 minutes ago // USA Today

business Abercrombie slides as retail-store traffic malaise spreads

The results were particularly troubling for analysts and investors who thought the company was turning things around.

27 minutes ago // Reuters

business UPDATE 2-Valeant appoints Tyco's Sam Eldessouky corporate controller

May 26 Reuters - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc appointed Tyco International Plc executive Sam Eldessouky as corporate controller as the Canadian drugmaker works to rebuild its reputation amid criticism of its accounting methods.

28 minutes ago // The Province

business Sears posts wider loss, looks at options for Kenmore, others

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Long-struggling retailer Sears says it plans to try to leverage its strongest brands like Kenmore and Craftsman to help sustain itself as it posted a larger first-quarter loss Thursday and said sales fell at its Kmart and namesake stores.

33 minutes ago // The New York Times

business Oil Tests Out $50 a Barrel as Supply Concerns Resurface

Oil prices tested the $50-per-barrel mark on Thursday as production outages brought a faster-than-expected recovery to an oversupplied market many thought will stay depressed through the year.

33 minutes ago // Reuters

business Oil tests out $50 a barrel as supply concerns resurface

NEW YORK Reuters - Oil prices tested the $50-per-barrel mark on Thursday as production outages brought a faster-than-expected recovery to an oversupplied market many thought will stay depressed through the year.

36 minutes ago // USA Today

business 5 Roth IRA investing tips that could earn your thousands

Being smart about this tax-free retirement account can make you rich.

36 minutes ago // Reuters

business BRIEF-Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. and Simon India renew joint marketing agreement

Synthesis Energy Systems, Inc. and Simon India renew joint marketing agreement, expand partnership to include global engineering support

37 minutes ago // Reuters

business BRIEF-S&P affirms rating on Unifin Financiera at BB

Said on Wednesday Standard & Poor's reaffirmed rating on Unifin Financiera at BB and on national level at mxA/mxA-2

38 minutes ago // The Province

business Court upholds $3M judgment against Gerber Products Co.

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Arkansas' highest court says a baby food manufacturer must pay more than $3 million to workers for the time they spent dressing and undressing into uniforms and protective gear.

38 minutes ago // The Province

business Crude oil prices crack above US$50 per barrel before losing ground

TORONTO - Oil popped above US$50 a barrel in morning trading today, but lost value as the day progressed.

38 minutes ago // The Province

business The Latest: Police use tear gas, detain 16, during protests

LE HAVRE, France - The Latest on French labour dispute all times local:

39 minutes ago // ABC

business Sears Posts Wider Loss, Looks at Options for Kenmore, Others

Long-struggling retailer Sears says it plans to try to leverage its strongest brands like Kenmore and Craftsman to help sustain itself as it posted a larger first-quarter loss Thursday and said sales fell at its Kmart and namesake stores

39 minutes ago // Reuters

business Workers protest at McDonald's shareholder meeting for second day

OAK BROOK, Ill. Reuters - Hundreds of protesters rallied outside McDonald's Corp headquarters as shareholders on Thursday approved executive compensation and voted down a slate of shareholder resolutions, including those involving political contributions and antibiotic use in meat production.

40 minutes ago // Reuters

business Wall Street lower as oil prices slip

Reuters - U.S. stocks were trading slightly lower on Thursday, after a strong two-day run, as oil prices slipped below the psychologically important $50 a barrel.

43 minutes ago // USA Today

business Lionsgate shares up on 'Orange,' TV successes

Shares in Lionsgate are up after The Hunger Games' studio beat Q4 earnings expectations.

44 minutes ago // Reuters

business Don't lie, don't cheat, don't start rumors, says new FX code

LONDON Reuters - The first global code of conduct for currency trading has banned dealers from lying and starting false rumors as part of new guidelines aimed at rebuilding trust in a foreign exchange market plagued by scandals and accusations of manipulation.

45 minutes ago // Reuters

business BRIEF-Grupo Gigante sells Dos Patios y Diseno brand for $117.5 mln

Said on Wednesday sold to UIR Polanco SA de CV, unit of Union Investment Real Estate GmbH, property known as Corporativo Dos Patios, a Dos Patios y Diseno brand and related lease rights for $117.5 million plus VAT

46 minutes ago // Reuters

business Workers protest at McDonald's shareholder meeting for second day

OAK BROOK, Ill., May 26 Reuters - Hundreds of protesters rallied outside McDonald's Corp headquarters as shareholders on Thursday approved executive compensation and voted down a slate of shareholder resolutions, including those involving political contributions and antibiotic use in meat production.

47 minutes ago // Reuters

business BRIEF-Inversora Carso offer over Realia accepted by 0.04 pct of shares

May 26 Reuters - Comision Nacional del Mercado de Valores CNMV:

47 minutes ago // USA Today

business Sears shopping secrets from a former employee

Learn how to score a deal from our anonymous tipster

47 minutes ago // The New York Times

business Wheels: Oil Above $50 a Barrel as Summer Driving Season Kicks Off

Despite higher crude oil prices, American holiday travelers are paying the cheapest prices at the pump in 11 years.

48 minutes ago // The Province

business Trudeau touts trade to G7 leaders, warns of protectionism

SHIMA, Japan - Justin Trudeau talked up trade and warned of creeping protectionism Thursday as he met powerful world leaders in a G7 setting for the first time.

51 minutes ago // Reuters

business BRIEF-Landcadia Holdings shares open at $10 in debut

Landcadia Holdings Inc shares open at $10 in debut, flat from the IPO price of $10 Further company coverage:

53 minutes ago // USA Today

business FX market misconduct spurs good-conduct principles

Bank of International Settlements says strong ethics, operating procedures needed to restore public trust

54 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

business Gawker Looking at Potential Sale After Hulk Hogan Verdict

Gawker Media has hired an investment banker to explore strategic options including a potential sale, as the company fights a costly legal battle with professional wrestler Hulk Hogan.

55 minutes ago // Wall Street Journal

business The Oil Rally: What Comes After $50

Oil has broken above $50 a barrel for the first time in 2016. There may be more gains to come.