Tesco's same-store sales declined in the U.K. as conditions in its home market deteriorated in the third quarter, compounding a fall in sales in all its other markets.
Shares of CF Industries Holdings Inc. soared as the fertilizer maker indicated it may return more cash to shareholders and said it is exploring a shift to a more lightly taxed financial structure..
Kashagan oil-field operators in Kazakhstan are homing in on microscopic cracks in a steel pipeline as they race to understand the cause of gas leaks that have forced them to halt output indefinitely.
Despite recent Tennessee Honey success, Brown-Forman plans a "conservative" approach in rolling out new flavors for its iconic whiskey.
Yum Brands promised major new initiatives to improve its KFC brand in China, focused on menu changes and stepped-up marketing.
Samsung is looking to sell more smartphones to corporate and government clients, but in order to do so, the South Korean technology giant has to address problems with its mobile security platform.
Aggressive month-end incentives around the Thanksgiving holiday may be a sign that the auto industry might be losing its pricing discipline, said one auto analyst.
Dish will bid for spectrum in an auction scheduled for next month and won't face competition from the nation's top cellphone carriers, according to an FCC list.
Brazil's state-run oil company Petroleo Brasileiro SA said its board has refused a request for automatic fuel-price adjustments, a further blow to company efforts to stop effectively subsidizing fuel purchases by consumers.