Blackstone to acquire Tropical Smoothie Cafe restaurant chain Blackstone said it is acquiring acquire Tropical Smoothie Cafe, an Atlanta-based franchiser with over 1,400 locations in 44 states, from Leichtman Capital Partners.
Social Security’s COLA formula could change under new proposal — and mean higher benefits for... Using a different index to measure Social Security’s cost-of-living adjustment could better reflect senior spending
Ford keeps EV losses in check, stock jumps 4% Carmaker reports a better-than-expected quarter, and EV losses were around Wall Street expectations.
Transportation stocks sink, with industry ETF booking biggest drop since October Transportation stocks were punished Wednesday, with sharp drops weighing on an exchange-traded fund whose top holdings include airlines, railroads and a trucking company.
How AI and EVs are boosting demand for copper Copper prices have outperformed both gold and silver this year, as traders bet on growing, long-term needs for the industrial metal in artificial intelligence and electric vehicles.
IBM’s stock drops as company plans to buy HashiCorp in $6.4 billion deal International Business Machines Corp. came up a hair short with its revenue for the latest quarter, while announcing its intent to acquire infrastructure-automation company HashiCorp Inc. in a $6.4 billion deal.
Retail investors pulled back dramatically on stock purchases in April, adding to market’s woes Retail investors went on a tax-season buyers strike that helped exacerbate the stock-market selloff in early April, according to data from Vanda Research.
Chipotle shares rally after earnings beat helped by new menu items Shares of Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc. rose after hours on Wednesday after the fast-casual Mexican food chain reported first-quarter results that beat expectations, helped by demand for limited-time menu items.
Nursing homes: Will new federal rules curb abuse and lead to better care? The challenge of finding and hiring staff at nursing homes is enormous.