QUARTER - The Salt Lake Tribune http://www.sltrib.com/feeds/topics/QUARTER News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us webmaster@sltrib.com (Webmaster) Goldman’s income falls 11 percent, but still beats expectations http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831761-79/billion-goldman-percent-quarter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831761-79/billion-goldman-percent-quarter.html.csp">Goldman’s income falls 11 percent, but still beats expectations</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="2014-04-17T08:26:02.313-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 08:26AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Goldman Sachs’ earnings fell in the first quarter as bond trading slumped, but the results still came in ahead of what investors expected as other parts of the bank performed well. EARNINGS AND REVENUE: The bank earned $1.95 billion in the quarter, down 11 percent from $2.19 billion in the same period a year earlier. The earnings were equivalent to $4.02 a share, compared with $4.29 in the first quarter of 2013. Revenue totaled $9.33 billion, down 8 percent from $10.09 billion a year ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578317612014-04-17T08:26:02.313-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T08:26:02.313-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57831761@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 08:26:02 MDT Morgan Stanley’s income rose 18 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831744-79/morgan-stanley-billion-income.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57831744-79/morgan-stanley-billion-income.html.csp">Morgan Stanley’s income rose 18 percent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-17T14:20:56.242-06:00">Updated Apr 17, 2014 02:20PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Investment bank Morgan Stanley said Thursday that its first-quarter income rose 18 percent from a year ago, helped by higher earnings in its trading and merger and acquisitions advisory businesses. THE RESULTS: Morgan Stanley earned $1.39 billion, up from $1.18 billion in the same period a year ago. The figures exclude accounting adjustments related to the value of the bank’s debt. The earnings were equivalent to 68 cents per share. That easily beat the 61 cents per share analysts wer...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578317442014-04-17T14:20:56.242-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-17T14:20:56.242-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57831744@www.sltrib.com Thu, 17 Apr 2014 14:20:56 MDT U.S. stocks rise, extending gains into third day http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826680-79/percent-companies-quarter-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57826680-79/percent-companies-quarter-rose.html.csp">U.S. stocks rise, extending gains into third day</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="2014-04-16T11:37:10.515-06:00">Updated Apr 16, 2014 11:37AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Investors sent stock prices higher for a third day in a row Wednesday. Major U.S. indexes rose as more companies reported solid earnings and traders welcomed encouraging news about China’s economy. Yahoo and Delta Air Lines were among the companies rising sharply in afternoon trading. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose 11 points, or 0.6 percent, to 1,854 as of 1:02 p.m. Eastern Time. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 107 points, or 0.7 percent, to 16,369. The Nasdaq compos...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578266802014-04-16T11:37:10.515-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-16T11:37:10.515-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57826680@www.sltrib.com Wed, 16 Apr 2014 11:37:10 MDT Coca-Cola sells more drinks but soda fizzles http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57822082-79/soda-coca-cola-company.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57822082-79/soda-coca-cola-company.html.csp">Coca-Cola sells more drinks but soda fizzles</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By CANDICE CHOI</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T12:56:59.187-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 12:56PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Coca-Cola sold more drinks in the first quarter, but it wasn’t because of soda. The world’s biggest beverage maker said Tuesday that its global volume for soda fell for first time in at least a decade. The drop was offset by stronger sales of noncarbonated drinks such as juice, and overall volume rose 2 percent. A stronger dollar contributed to an 8 percent decline in profit for the quarter. Adjusted for such one-time factors, earnings per share were in line with Wall Street expectati...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578220822014-04-15T12:56:59.187-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-15T12:56:59.187-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57822082@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 12:56:59 MDT Utah Jazz: Young’s 41 leads L.A. Lakers to victory over the Jazz http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57819312-87/jazz-lakers-utah-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57819312-87/jazz-lakers-utah-points.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Young’s 41 leads L.A. Lakers to victory over the Jazz</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Aaron Falk </span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T13:41:55.684-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 01:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">When the game had ended, players stayed out on the court at EnergySolutions Arena and threw out autographed miniature basketballs to the fans who had not made early exits amid another blowout loss. But in Monday’s defeat, the Utah Jazz had already given some fans the kind of balls they really wanted: the lottery variety. The loss, a 119-104 affair with the Los Angeles Lakers, assured that the Jazz will finish the season no better than tied for the fourth-worse record in the NBA, and therefore th...</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> 57819312@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 13:41:55 MDT Utah Jazz: Lakers’ Nick Young scores 41 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57819117-87/points-jazz-lakers-nick.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57819117-87/points-jazz-lakers-nick.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Lakers’ Nick Young scores 41</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Steve Luhm</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-15T08:50:56.743-06:00">Updated Apr 15, 2014 08:50AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The Jazz season ends Wednesday at Minnesota, but Utah has struggled to stop opponents for the last month. Exhibit A? Nick Young and the Lakers. Young scored 41 points on 14-for-23 shooting Monday night, leading Los Angeles to a 119-104 victory over the defense-less Jazz at EnergySolutions Arena. Young scored 17 points in the fourth quarter, when the Lakers broke open a close game by making 12 of their 20 field-goal attempts. “Nick is fun,” said Laker coach Mike D’Antoni. “He’s a good guy in a se...</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> 57819117@www.sltrib.com Tue, 15 Apr 2014 08:50:56 MDT NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57817564-77/points-game-scored-season.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57817564-77/points-game-scored-season.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-14T23:46:27.317-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 11:46PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">PACERS 102, THUNDER 97 INDIANAPOLIS • David West scored 21 points and Lance Stephenson had his league-best fifth triple-double of the season, leading Indiana past Oklahoma City 102-97 Sunday — putting the Pacers one win away from clinching the Eastern Conference’s top seed. The Pacers (55-26) lead two-time defending champion Miami by a half game with one to play and hold the tiebreaker based on conference record. Kevin Durant finished with 38 points for Oklahoma City (58-22) on a day it could ha...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578175642014-04-14T23:46:27.317-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T23:46:27.317-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817564@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 23:46:27 MDT Citigroup’s earnings edge higher in first quarter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817506-79/billion-bank-citi-earnings.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817506-79/billion-bank-citi-earnings.html.csp">Citigroup’s earnings edge higher in first quarter</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="2014-04-14T09:34:05.101-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:34AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Citigroup says its first-quarter earnings rose, beating the expectations of Wall Street analysts. The bank made $4.1 billion in the first quarter, after stripping out the effects of an accounting change and a tax item. That was up 2.5 percent from the same period a year earlier, when it made $4 billion. On a per-share basis, that amounted to $1.30 compared with $1.29 a year ago. That was better than estimates of analysts polled by FactSet, who were expecting $1.14. Citi got a boost fr...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578175062014-04-14T09:34:05.101-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T09:34:05.101-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817506@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:34:05 MDT U.S. stocks rise on retail sales increase http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817429-79/percent-earnings-sales-rose.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817429-79/percent-earnings-sales-rose.html.csp">U.S. stocks rise on retail sales increase</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="2014-04-14T13:13:09.635-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 01:13PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Stocks were trading higher Monday afternoon, recovering some of the ground lost after a rough finish last week. A government report showing U.S. retail sales posted their biggest gain in 18 months in March and solid earnings from Citigroup helped cheer investors as corporate earnings start to come in. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose nine points, or 0.5 percent, to 1,824 as of 2:35 p.m. Eastern Time. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 92 points, or 0.6 percent, to 16,119....</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578174292014-04-14T13:13:09.635-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T13:13:09.635-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817429@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 13:13:09 MDT U.S. businesses increased stockpiles 0.4 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817415-79/percent-quarter-growth-economy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57817415-79/percent-quarter-growth-economy.html.csp">U.S. businesses increased stockpiles 0.4 percent</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="2014-04-14T09:15:07.659-06:00">Updated Apr 14, 2014 09:15AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. businesses boosted their stockpiles in February as sales rebounded by the largest amount in nine months. Stockpiles increased 0.4 percent in February following a similar 0.4 percent increase in January, the Commerce Department reported Monday. Sales rose 0.8 percent in February, bouncing back after a 1.1 percent sales decline in January that was blamed on the harsh weather that month. It was the biggest one-month sales gain since last May. A separate report showed a surge in sa...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578174152014-04-14T09:15:07.659-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-14T09:15:07.659-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57817415@www.sltrib.com Mon, 14 Apr 2014 09:15:07 MDT Utah Jazz: Ex-Jazzman Foye leads Nuggets over old team, 101-94 http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57812958-87/jazz-foye-nuggets-points.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57812958-87/jazz-foye-nuggets-points.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Ex-Jazzman Foye leads Nuggets over old team, 101-94</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-12T23:41:34.824-06:00">Updated Apr 12, 2014 11:41PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Denver • The Jazz know all about Randy Foye’s 3-point abilities. The veteran guard hit 178 of them last year in Utah, setting the franchise record for triples in a single season. Saturday night, Foye took his old team down memory lane. The Nuggets sharpshooter hit three 3-pointers in the fourth quarter and finished with a game-high 26 points, as he helped down the Jazz 101-94 in Denver. The Jazz (24-56) had led most of the way, but Foye played spoiler. The guard hit a 3-pointer with 7:24 left to...</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> 57812958@www.sltrib.com Sat, 12 Apr 2014 23:41:34 MDT Utah Jazz: Damian Lillard torches Jazz with big fourth quarter http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57808768-87/lillard-jazz-quarter-utah.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57808768-87/lillard-jazz-quarter-utah.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Damian Lillard torches Jazz with big fourth quarter</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By Tony Jones</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T23:17:52.541-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 11:17PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">The first 3-pointer that stuck a dagger through the Utah Jazz felt good the moment it left his hands. So Damian Lillard decided to hoist another on the next possession. It hit all net, much to the chagrin of 19,248 at EnergySolutions Arena. Why stop there? That was Lillard’s next thought. So he kept shooting. And he kept making threes. A trio of them, to be exact, a little less than three minutes apart. It turned out to be Utah’s death knell on Friday night. In a 111-99 Portland win over the Jaz...</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> 57808768@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 23:17:52 MDT JPMorgan’s first-quarter profit falls 20 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57806501-79/bank-billion-percent-mortgage.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57806501-79/bank-billion-percent-mortgage.html.csp">JPMorgan’s first-quarter profit falls 20 percent</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="2014-04-11T08:27:02.042-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 08:27AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • JPMorgan Chase, the nation’s biggest bank by assets, said Friday its first-quarter earnings fell 20 percent, driven by a decline in investment banking and mortgage lending. EARNINGS: The bank reported net income of $4.9 billion for the first quarter, after stripping out payments to preferred stockholders. That was down from $6.1 billion in the same period a year earlier. MISSED EXPECTATIONS: On a per-share basis, the earnings amounted to $1.28. That was worse than estimates of analyst...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578065012014-04-11T08:27:02.042-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T08:27:02.042-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806501@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:27:02 MDT Wells Fargo’s earnings rise 14 percent http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57806454-79/billion-fargo-wells-quarter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57806454-79/billion-fargo-wells-quarter.html.csp">Wells Fargo’s earnings rise 14 percent</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-11T08:18:08.819-06:00">Updated Apr 11, 2014 08:18AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">First-quarter profit for Wells Fargo & Co., the biggest U.S. mortgage lender, surged 14 percent in the latest quarter as the bank continued to trim its losses on soured loans. EARNINGS: Net income after dividends on preferred stock rose to $5.6 billion in the January-March period from $4.9 billion a year earlier, the bank reported early Friday. On a per-share basis, earnings were $1.05, well above the 97 cents forecast by Wall Street analysts. Revenue in the first quarter fell to $20.6 billion f...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578064542014-04-11T08:18:08.819-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-11T08:18:08.819-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57806454@www.sltrib.com Fri, 11 Apr 2014 08:18:08 MDT Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57801448-79/cents-dollar-family-per.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57801448-79/cents-dollar-family-per.html.csp">Family Dollar to cut jobs, close about 370 stores</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T08:06:01.751-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 08:06AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Matthews, N.C. • Family Dollar plans to cut some jobs and close about 370 underperforming stores as it tries to reverse sagging sales and earnings. The discount store operator will also lower prices on about 1,000 basic items. Family Dollar did not provide details on how many jobs were expected to be eliminated. The chain said the store closings and job cuts should reduce annual operating expenses by $40 million to $45 million, starting with the fiscal third quarter. Family Dollar Stores Inc. cu...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-578014482014-04-10T08:06:01.751-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-10T08:06:01.751-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57801448@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:06:01 MDT Utah tracking shows persistent drug shortages nationwide http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790583-78/shortages-drug-saline-drugs.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/news/57790583-78/shortages-drug-saline-drugs.html.csp">Utah tracking shows persistent drug shortages nationwide</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By kirsten stewart | The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-10T08:07:22.678-06:00">Updated Apr 10, 2014 08:07AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">There is no remedy in sight for America’s drug shortage. The number of new shortages has dropped steadily over the past two years from a high of 267 in 2011, mostly due to a reporting requirement that allows regulators to get ahead of anticipated problems and intervene, according to the University of Utah’s Drug Information Service. But unresolved shortages from years past are pushing up the total number of drugs in short supply. The U.’s tracking service reported 273 active shortages in the fo...</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> 57790583@www.sltrib.com Thu, 10 Apr 2014 08:07:22 MDT Utah Jazz: Nowitzki makes history in Mavs’ win over Jazz http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57792703-87/jazz-points-dallas-quarter.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/jazz/57792703-87/jazz-points-dallas-quarter.html.csp">Utah Jazz: Nowitzki makes history in Mavs’ win over Jazz</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By aaron falk</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Salt Lake Tribune</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T09:46:11.394-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:46AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Dirk Nowitzki scored 21 points and Monta Ellis added 16 to lead Dallas to a 95-83 victory over the Jazz on Tuesday night at EnergySolutions Arena. On the Mavs’ opening possession of the fourth quarter, Nowitzki hit an 18-footer from the right angle. The jumper gave him 26,711 points and moved him past Oscar Robertson for 10th place on the NBA’s all-time scoring list. The Jazz started quickly against the Mavs. They made their first six shots and took a 13-6 lead. After a time-out, however, Nowit...</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> 57792703@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 09:46:11 MDT U.S. stocks move higher as earnings get underway http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57796001-79/percent-rose-earnings-stocks.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57796001-79/percent-rose-earnings-stocks.html.csp">U.S. stocks move higher as earnings get underway</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">By KEN SWEET</span></span> <span class="source-org vcard"><span class="org fn"> The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-09T10:56:19.366-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 10:56AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">New York • Stocks rose for a second straight day Wednesday, helped by surprisingly strong earnings from aluminum giant Alcoa. Technology stocks recovered from a drubbing over the past week. KEEPING SCORE: The Standard & Poor’s 500 index rose six points, or 0.3 percent, to 1,858 as of 12:15 p.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 59 points, or 0.4 percent, to 16,315 and the Nasdaq composite rose 29 points, or 0.7 percent, to 4,141. A IS FOR: Alcoa rose 46 cents, or 3.7 percent, t...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577960012014-04-09T10:56:19.366-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T10:56:19.366-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57796001@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 10:56:19 MDT U.S. wholesale stockpiles up 0.5 percent in February http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57795999-79/percent-quarter-growth-economy.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/money/57795999-79/percent-quarter-growth-economy.html.csp">U.S. wholesale stockpiles up 0.5 percent in February</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="2014-04-09T09:13:15.04-06:00">Updated Apr 9, 2014 09:13AM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">Washington • U.S. wholesale businesses increased their stockpiles for an eighth consecutive month in February as their sales rose at the fastest clip since November, good signs for future economic growth. Wholesale businesses boosted stockpiles by 0.5 percent in February following an increase of 0.8 percent in January, the Commerce Department reported Wednesday. Sales rose 0.7 percent in February, rebounding from a sharp 1.8 percent drop in January which had been blamed in part on severe weather...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577959992014-04-09T09:13:15.04-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-09T09:13:15.04-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57795999@www.sltrib.com Wed, 09 Apr 2014 09:13:15 MDT NBA capsules and gallery http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57785722-77/points-scored-added-eight.html.csp <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="http://www.sltrib.com/sltrib/sports/57785722-77/points-scored-added-eight.html.csp">NBA capsules and gallery</a></h4> <span class="author vcard"><span class="fn">The Associated Press </span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-04-07T23:31:17.155-06:00">Updated Apr 7, 2014 11:31PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">HEAT 102, KNICKS 91 MIAMI • LeBron James scored 38 points, Mario Chalmers added 15 and the Miami Heat survived a 3-point barrage from New York’s J.R. Smith on the way to dealing the Knicks’ playoff hopes a big blow with a 102-91 victory on Sunday. Chris Bosh added 14 points and Ray Allen had 12 for the Heat, who are a full game ahead of Indiana and two up in the loss column in the East race. Smith made a Knicks-record 10 3-pointers, on an NBA-record 22 attempts, and finished with 32 points. Raym...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-577857222014-04-07T23:31:17.155-06:00" id="#license-2014-04-07T23:31:17.155-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> 57785722@www.sltrib.com Mon, 07 Apr 2014 23:31:17 MDT