Stocks soared in 2013, including the Bloomberg Star Tribune 100 index of Minnesota-based companies, which notched its first close above...
Updated: December 31, 2013, - 07:11 PM
Stock markets shrugged off scary headlines to set record highs in 2013. Now economic indicators are finally validating investors’ faith. “We no longer believe that every new thing is going to be the end of the world,” said one of our experts.
Updated: December 28, 2013, - 07:11 PM
The Eagan trucking and logistics firm plans to retire some of its long-term debt and equipment loans.
Updated: December 17, 2013, - 08:45 PM
Network Instruments will be acquired by JDS Uniphase of Silicon Valley, which caters to telecom networks.
Updated: December 11, 2013, - 09:17 PM
Twice in the past two months, public companies in Minnesota have renamed themselves. Company growth or a change in strategic direction can lead to corporate name changes. But change comes slowly.
Updated: October 28, 2013, - 09:48 AM
With buyers willing to spend and interest rates low, prices for solid companies are rising. There’s also optimism for the 4th quarter.
Updated: October 28, 2013, - 09:02 AM
Investors weary of debt debateInvestors remained relatively calm during this latest round of political brinkmanship, with the S&P 500 index...
Updated: October 19, 2013, - 12:23 PM
Best Buy’s 7.6 percent increase in share price Thursday helps it overtake Netflix as best performing stock in the S&P 500 index this year.
Updated: October 11, 2013, - 05:50 AM
Hedge fund manager James Fry was convicted in June of fraud after being accused of steering investors into Tom Petters’ Ponzi scheme.
Updated: October 09, 2013, - 08:21 PM