NIKE Q4 Profit Beats Street View Driven By Europe Sales

Athletic-apparel giant NIKE Inc. (NKE) Monday reported its fourth-quarter results, with profit beating Wall Street view, helped by higher-than-expected revenue growth, as strong demand in Europe helped the company offset lower sales in China. Beaverton, Oregon-based Nike’s fourth-quarter profit rose to $1.44 billion or $0.90 per share from $1.51 billion or $0.93 per share last […]

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The way we work has changed, and so have our expectations

The COVID-19 pandemic has seen many employees switch to working from home – at least for part of the week – but the revolution sweeping across the workforce is far wider. Employers should take heed: Students nowadays and soon to enter the workforce have markedly different expectations about their jobs than earlier generations, new research […]

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ECB Signals Rate Hikes On ‘Undesirably’ High Inflation

The European Central Bank said on Thursday that it “intends” to raise its key interest rates by a quarter basis point in July after policymakers assessed that the three conditions that should be satisfied before the bank starts raising rates have been met. The central bank also unveiled the latest ECB Staff macroeconomic projections that […]

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It’s still COVID’s world. We’re just living in it.

There are days now when you can almost forget about the virus. Hundreds of thousands of people around the world are still being infected with COVID-19 daily, but after more than two years and millions of lost lives, the pandemic has given way in headlines and breaking-news crawls to older and more familiar atrocities. The […]

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