Measure of a company's value has changed
What's a more valuable company, Procter & Gamble Co. or America Online Inc.? HIGGINS: Bulls stay on mind, not bears
Do you remember life before the second week of August 1982? Savvy Strategies: Partner plan can beat tax Strategy: Give away a minority interest in the business, or most of it through a Family Limited Partnership. Prepaying funeral expenses saves money, relieves burden
Her children thought she was morbid and didn't want to talk about it. But Rita Wessel said she did it for them and wishes she had done it years ago. A bank for just folks
Though the Tristate is viewed as one of the nation's most competitive banking markets and the number of thrifts is dwindling, three executives next month will begin marketing a folksy, community bank to go after people tired of bank megamergers. Investors keep heat on Elder-Beerman
The second-largest shareholder of Elder-Beerman Store Corp. has made good this week on a pledge to nominate three new directors and submitted for proxy 12 proposals seeking to relax the company's bylaws. Tristate Business Summary
Cincinnati Machine and DS Technologie GmbH of Germany have formed a joint venture to offer machine-tool product lines to North American companies. What's the Buzz?
Hold the syrup, Hyde Parksters there'll be no more silver dollar pancakes at the corner of Edwards and Madison. Wholesale prices level
Wholesale prices showed no change in May as lower costs for energy and food more than offset higher prices for cars and a record jump in the cost of books, according to government figures released Friday. Company fined in illegal-workers case
A company was fined $47,650 Friday for obstructing an immigration investigation into illegal workers at a suburban packaging plant. Internet CornCam thrills thousands
An Internet camera focused day and night on an Iowa cornfield has proved more interesting than watching grass grow. Online music company settles copyright case
MP3.com Inc., operator of an online music library, said Friday it settled copyright-infringement claims by Time Warner Inc.'s Warner Music Group and Bertelsmann AG. This is 'snot' the average candies
The array of products on display at North America's largest candy trade show is a staggering tribute to the power of a sweet tooth and a bit overwhelming to the candy layman.
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