NEW YORK May 1 Shares on Wall Street mostly climbed on Monday, boosted by gains in Apple and other big tech stocks that more than offset a spate of weak economic data and pushed the Nasdaq Composite to another record high.
The Dow Jones Industrial Average fell 27.05 points, or 0.13 percent, to end at 20,913.46, the S&P 500 gained 4.13 points, or 0.17 percent, to 2,388.33 and the Nasdaq Composite added 44.00 points, or 0.73 percent, to 6,091.60. (Reporting by Rodrigo Campos; Editing by James Dalgleish)
Mexico's Sigma buys Peru-based meat, dairy producer SUPEMSA
MEXICO CITY, June 28 Mexico's Sigma Alimentos, a unit of conglomerate Alfa, said on Wednesday that it has acquired Sociedad Suizo Peruana de Embutidos (SUPEMSA), a firm which produces and sells cold meat and dairy products in Peru, for an undisclosed amount.
UPDATE 4-U.S. to unveil enhanced airline security plan to avoid laptop ban
WASHINGTON/NEW YORK, June 28 U.S. Homeland Security officials on Wednesday will unveil enhanced security measures for foreign flights arriving in the United States but not an immediate expansion of an in-cabin ban on laptops and other large electronic devices because they might carry bombs, sources briefed on the matter said.