MARKET - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/MARKET News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Washington Post: An uncomplicated answer to climate change http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347597-82/carbon-climate-market-emissions.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/opinion/58347597-82/carbon-climate-market-emissions.html.csp">Washington Post: An uncomplicated answer to climate change</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Washington Post</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T11:51:03.608-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 11:51AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">A prominent member of Congress has proposed a comprehensive national climate-change plan. It’s only 28 pages long, it’s market-based, and it would put money into the pockets of most Americans. This is not the first time that Rep. Chris Van Hollen, a House Democratic leader from Maryland, has made the point that the best climate-change policy is not complicated. He introduced a similar plan in 2009. The underlying logic is older still: Since the beginning of the climate debate, mainstream economi...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347597@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 11:51:03 MDT Workers cheer restored Market Basket CEO http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347370-79/basket-market-arthur-workers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58347370-79/basket-market-arthur-workers.html.csp">Workers cheer restored Market Basket CEO</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-28T10:18:03.181-06:00">Updated Aug 28, 2014 10:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Tewksbury, Mass. • Hours after reaching an agreement to buy the company, the restored chief of New England’s Market Basket supermarket chain celebrated with workers in a rally at headquarters Thursday, saying he loved them and appreciated their efforts in helping him regain control. “Seeing all of you here today is like seeing a little piece of heaven on earth,” Arthur T. Demoulas told several hundred workers Thursday morning in Tewksbury, some of whom shouted “We love you” and “Welcome back” du...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583473702014-08-28T10:18:03.181-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-28T10:18:03.181-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58347370@www.sltrib.com Thu, 28 Aug 2014 10:18:03 MDT Are you a locavore? Utah food is the star during Eat Local Week http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58323017-223/local-sept-market-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58323017-223/local-sept-market-utah.html.csp">Are you a locavore? Utah food is the star during Eat Local Week</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T19:59:20.578-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 07:59PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Eat Local Week, which takes place Sept. 6-13, is a chance for Utahns to be part of the locavore movement. They can sign up for the Eat Local Challenge (www.eatlocalweek.org) or participate in one of several events and activities about foods grown or produced close to home. For the challenge, hard-core locavores will try to eat only food produced within a 250-mile radius of where they live. If you’re not ready for that, there are other levels of participation. Sign up at eatlocalweek.org. Here a...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323017@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 19:59:20 MDT AP survey: Fed’s outlook correct but not solution http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338778-79/fed-inflation-economists-rates.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338778-79/fed-inflation-economists-rates.html.csp">AP survey: Fed’s outlook correct but not solution</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CHRISTOPHER S. RUGABER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T10:55:02.589-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 10:55AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Economists appear to be of two minds about the Federal Reserve. They agree with the Fed that the job market still isn’t healthy. Yet the latest Associated Press survey of economists finds that most fear the Fed will wait too long to raise interest rates and thereby risk stoking inflation or creating asset bubbles. The duality of their views underscores the perils of the Fed’s policymaking. Most economists accept that there’s still “significant” slack in the job market. By that they ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583387782014-08-26T10:55:02.589-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T10:55:02.589-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338778@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 10:55:02 MDT Copper Caputo cheese a merger of two Salt Lake City favorites http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58321966-223/caputo-copper-cheese-onion.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58321966-223/caputo-copper-cheese-onion.html.csp">Copper Caputo cheese a merger of two Salt Lake City favorites</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T08:31:42.369-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 08:31AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Two of Salt Lake City’s favorite eating establishments — Caputo’s Market and the Copper Onion restaurant — have combined forces to create a new cheese. Copper Caputo is made by enrobing large wheels of young asiago cheese in a reduction of brandy and Montmorency cherries made by the Copper Onion. It is aged 14 months in a way that makes it similar to gouda, said Matt Caputo. The result is a cheese with toasty toffee notes, but with zing from cherries and woodiness from brandy. It will be availab...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58321966@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 08:31:42 MDT Feds seek comments on ‘modified risk’ tobacco http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338400-79/tobacco-snus-market-health.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58338400-79/tobacco-snus-market-health.html.csp">Feds seek comments on ‘modified risk’ tobacco</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MICHAEL FELBERBAUM</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-26T09:13:35.547-06:00">Updated Aug 26, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Richmond, Va. • Federal regulators are seeking public comment on smokeless tobacco maker Swedish Match’s request to certify its General-branded tobacco products as less harmful than cigarettes. It is the first time the Food and Drug Administration has accepted a modified risk tobacco product application, a move that’s being closely watched by both the public health community and tobacco companies, which are looking for new products to sell as they face declining cigarette demand due to tax incre...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583384002014-08-26T09:13:35.547-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-26T09:13:35.547-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58338400@www.sltrib.com Tue, 26 Aug 2014 09:13:35 MDT Historic: S&P 500 trades above 2,000 points for first time http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334151-79/percent-500-company-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58334151-79/percent-500-company-points.html.csp">Historic: S&P 500 trades above 2,000 points for first time</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By ALEX VEIGA </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-25T14:07:10.5-06:00">Updated Aug 25, 2014 02:07PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • The Standard & Poor’s 500 index traded above the 2,000-point mark for the first time on Monday, the latest milestone in a five-year rally for U.S. stocks. Investors were encouraged by some high-profile corporate deal news, which overshadowed sluggish sales of new homes. Burger King and biotech company InterMune were among the biggest risers. RECORD TERRITORY: The S&P 500, a widely followed barometer of the U.S. stock market, crossed above 2,000 in the first hour of trading Monday, the...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583341512014-08-25T14:07:10.5-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-25T14:07:10.5-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58334151@www.sltrib.com Mon, 25 Aug 2014 14:07:10 MDT Idaho agriculture unharmed by Russian embargo http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58326613-79/idaho-russia-agriculture-dairy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58326613-79/idaho-russia-agriculture-dairy.html.csp">Idaho agriculture unharmed by Russian embargo</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T17:11:02.035-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 05:11PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Twin Falls, Idaho • A state agricultural official says Idaho’s $17 million in annual agriculture exports to Russia are not likely to be affected by the country’s recent ban on U.S. food. Laura Johnson, the market bureau chief for the Idaho State Department of Agriculture, told The Times-News that 90 percent of what Idaho sends to Russia is live dairy cattle, which are exempt from the embargo. Earlier this month, Russia suspended food imports from the United States, Canada, the 28-nation European...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58326613@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 17:11:02 MDT Yellen: Job market makes Fed hesitant on rate hike http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325263-79/fed-yellen-market-rates.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58325263-79/fed-yellen-market-rates.html.csp">Yellen: Job market makes Fed hesitant on rate hike</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER and matthew brown</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-22T14:39:40.584-06:00">Updated Aug 22, 2014 02:39PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Jackson Hole, Wyo. • If anyone thought Janet Yellen might clarify her view of the U.S. job market in her speech here Friday, the Federal Reserve chair had a message: The picture is still hazy. Though the unemployment rate has steadily dropped, Yellen suggested that other gauges of the job market have become harder to assess and may reflect persistent weakness. These include many people jobless for more than six months, millions working part time who want full-time jobs and weak pay growth. Yelle...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583252632014-08-22T14:39:40.584-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-22T14:39:40.584-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58325263@www.sltrib.com Fri, 22 Aug 2014 14:39:40 MDT Home Depot says Menear will become CEO Nov. 1 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58323352-79/company-depot-ceo-menear.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58323352-79/company-depot-ceo-menear.html.csp">Home Depot says Menear will become CEO Nov. 1</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-21T17:29:02.149-06:00">Updated Aug 21, 2014 05:29PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Home Depot said Thursday that Craig Menear, president of its U.S. retail operations, will become president and CEO of the company Nov. 1. Frank Blake has been Home Depot’s chairman and CEO since 2007, and he will remain chairman of the company. Menear, 57, became president of the company’s U.S. retail unit in February and the company said the move was part of a planned succession. Menear has worked for Home Depot since 1997, and the company said he helped revamp its merchandising oper...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583233522014-08-21T17:29:02.149-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-21T17:29:02.149-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58323352@www.sltrib.com Thu, 21 Aug 2014 17:29:02 MDT Yellen to give her outlook as Fed honeymoon fades http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317413-79/fed-yellen-rates-economy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317413-79/fed-yellen-rates-economy.html.csp">Yellen to give her outlook as Fed honeymoon fades</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By MARTIN CRUTSINGER</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T11:23:01.452-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 11:23AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • Janet Yellen has won credit for guiding the Federal Reserve’s first six months of transition from the Ben Bernanke era. Bernanke’s Fed had steered the economy through a deep crisis by slashing interest rates and restoring confidence in banks. Yellen has so far carried on his approach with barely a hiccup. She may one day recall her first six months as a too-brief honeymoon. The perilous question that now awaits Yellen’s Fed has put investors on nervous alert: Can it manage to raise ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583174132014-08-20T11:23:01.452-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T11:23:01.452-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317413@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 11:23:01 MDT Drop in Russian beer sales hurts Carlsberg http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317288-79/beer-carlsberg-percent-russia.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317288-79/beer-carlsberg-percent-russia.html.csp">Drop in Russian beer sales hurts Carlsberg</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T10:08:02.123-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 10:08AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Copenhagen • Beer sales in Russia, Ukraine and other Eastern European countries are down and expected to keep falling as political tensions weigh on the region’s economy, brewer Carlsberg said Wednesday. The Danish company owns a range of brands across the world, including Baltika Breweries, based in its vast Russian market. Consumers there are drinking less due to uncertainty about the country’s economy, which some experts estimate is sliding into recession. Beer consumption dropped 7 percent i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583172882014-08-20T10:08:02.123-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T10:08:02.123-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317288@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 10:08:02 MDT Salt Lake City’s mid-week Harvest Market at Pioneer Park today http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58312854-223/market-lake-salt-300.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/entertainment2/58312854-223/market-lake-salt-300.html.csp">Salt Lake City’s mid-week Harvest Market at Pioneer Park today</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Kathy Stephenson</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-19T15:08:16.864-06:00">Updated Aug 19, 2014 03:08PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Tuesday Harvest Market continues today from 4 p.m. to dusk at Pioneer Park, 300 S. 300 West, Salt Lake City. The show goes on, even if its raining, according to Nick Como, spokesman for the Downtown Alliance, which sponsors the event. This laid-back produce market features about 30 vendors who sell locally-grown produce as well as baked goods, salsas and other treats. New this year is a live music program beginning at 6 p.m. and featuring local musicians performing everything from bluegrass...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="http://www.sltrib.com/pages/privacy"> Copyright 2013 The Salt Lake Tribune. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58312854@www.sltrib.com Tue, 19 Aug 2014 15:08:16 MDT Global cruise lines set sail for China http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317104-79/cruise-china-million-passengers.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58317104-79/cruise-china-million-passengers.html.csp">Global cruise lines set sail for China</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KELVIN CHAN</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-20T09:14:02.565-06:00">Updated Aug 20, 2014 09:14AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Hong Kong • Royal Caribbean’s newest ship has attractions not usually seen on cruise liners, including bumper cars, a skydiving simulator and a glass observation capsule on a mechanical arm that lifts its passengers high into the air. What’s also a surprise is the vessel’s intended home port: Shanghai. After floating out of a German shipyard last week, the $935 million Quantum of the Seas will spend the winter running between New York and the Caribbean before moving to its new base next summer i...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583171042014-08-20T09:14:02.565-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-20T09:14:02.565-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58317104@www.sltrib.com Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:14:02 MDT Two governors step into fray in supermarket feud http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309052-79/company-demoulas-governors-arthur.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58309052-79/company-demoulas-governors-arthur.html.csp">Two governors step into fray in supermarket feud</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T11:32:05.673-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 11:32AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Boston • As an employee revolt at a New England grocery store chain headed into its fifth week, the governors of Massachusetts and New Hampshire took the unusual step of personally stepping in to negotiations aimed at ending a standoff threatening the future of the popular low-priced supermarkets. Massachusetts Gov. Deval Patrick and New Hampshire Gov. Maggie Hassan participated in negotiations Sunday with the owners of the Market Basket chain — feuding cousins Arthur T. Demoulas and Arthur S. D...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583090522014-08-18T11:32:05.673-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T11:32:05.673-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58309052@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 11:32:05 MDT Dollar stores, airlines are stock market winners http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58308892-79/percent-dollar-stock-fell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58308892-79/percent-dollar-stock-fell.html.csp">Dollar stores, airlines are stock market winners</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STEVE ROTHWELL</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-18T15:33:56.38-06:00">Updated Aug 18, 2014 03:33PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Corporate deal news gave the U.S. stock market a lift on Monday as a bidding contest erupted for a discount retailer. Stocks also climbed amid reports of diplomatic efforts to broker a cease-fire in the conflict in Ukraine. Dollar General jumped after making a bid for retailer Family Dollar, a rival discount store. The offer topped a bid made last month by Dollar Tree, another discount retailer. Airlines were also among the big gainers as the price of oil slumped. The stock market is ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-583088922014-08-18T15:33:56.38-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-18T15:33:56.38-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58308892@www.sltrib.com Mon, 18 Aug 2014 15:33:56 MDT What happens to bonds when everyone aims to sell? http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297934-79/bond-bonds-investors-sell.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297934-79/bond-bonds-investors-sell.html.csp">What happens to bonds when everyone aims to sell?</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By STAN CHOE</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T15:22:02.625-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 03:22PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • If bonds start to tumble, should I sell my bond mutual fund? It’s a question investors are asking as expectations rise for a more volatile bond market. But a better question may be: How difficult will it be for my fund manager to sell? Worries are increasing that some managers will have a tough time finding buyers for their bonds if a flood of investors tries to pull out of their funds at the same time. It’s a concept called liquidity, and a lack of it can accelerate losses for bonds ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582979342014-08-14T15:22:02.625-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T15:22:02.625-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297934@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 15:22:02 MDT Illinois company testing market for Asian carp http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297154-79/carp-fish-illinois-asian.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58297154-79/carp-fish-illinois-asian.html.csp">Illinois company testing market for Asian carp</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By JIM SUHR</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T11:46:02.34-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 11:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Grafton, Ill. • An Illinois company is the latest to test whether private enterprise can help reduce invasive species by turning them into food. American Heartland Fish Products is trying to make money by processing Asian carp into dehydrated animal feed and fish oil. The factory near the tourist town of Grafton, north of St. Louis, opened in April and has been taking in 30 tons of carp a day. The goal is to profit from carp that have migrated up the Mississippi and Illinois rivers and threaten ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582971542014-08-14T11:46:02.34-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T11:46:02.34-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58297154@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 11:46:02 MDT Online sites shake up hidebound retailing in India http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296700-79/india-online-commerce-amazon.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296700-79/india-online-commerce-amazon.html.csp">Online sites shake up hidebound retailing in India</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KAY JOHNSON</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T09:18:02.557-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 09:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Mumbai, India • Finding a way into India’s vast but vexing market has long frustrated foreign retailers. Now, overseas investors are pouring billions of dollars into e-commerce ventures that are circumventing the barriers holding back retail powers such as Wal-Mart and Ikea. Some investors see India as the world’s next big e-commerce opportunity, with the upcoming mammoth public stock offering of Chinese online giant Alibaba hinting at the potential. Online shopping is still in its infancy in In...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582967002014-08-14T09:18:02.557-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T09:18:02.557-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296700@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 09:18:02 MDT U.S. stocks creep higher following earnings news http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296631-79/percent-market-stock-trading.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/58296631-79/percent-market-stock-trading.html.csp">U.S. stocks creep higher following earnings news</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-08-14T14:47:25.768-06:00">Updated Aug 14, 2014 02:47PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Better corporate earnings helped nudge the stock market up on Thursday in one of the quietest sessions this year. Health-care companies led the major indexes to slight gains, while Berkshire Hathaway crossed another milestone, trading above $200,000 a share for the first time. With many who work in the markets on vacation, trading volume on the New York Stock Exchange thinned out: just 2.6 billion shares on Thursday. An average day this year is nearly 1 billion higher. Stronger profit...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-582966312014-08-14T14:47:25.768-06:00" id="#license-2014-08-14T14:47:25.768-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 58296631@www.sltrib.com Thu, 14 Aug 2014 14:47:25 MDT