News Highlights: Top Company News of the Day
Publicis Raises 2021 Revenue Forecast After Quarterly Growth
The advertising company boosted its outlook for 2021 organic
revenue growth thanks to strong demand for digital marketing
services in the third quarter.
Facebook Limits Employee Access to Some Internal Discussion Groups
The social-media giant will restrict who can view group
discussions on topics such as platform safety and election
LaserShip Is Buying Package Carrier OnTrac in $1.3 Billion Deal
The acquisition would extend LaserShip's reach, bringing the
last-mile delivery specialist closer to becoming a national
Chappelle Show Sparks Netflix Staff Protest
The streaming giant stood by the special that some staff said
was offensive to the transgender community.
TSMC Posts Record Quarterly Profit on Chip Demand
Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co.'s third-quarter net
profit rose to a record, thanks to strong chip demand for
electronics devices and data processing.
Rio Tinto Targets Low-Carbon Steel Production
Rio Tinto said it is developing a way for biomass to replace
coking coal in steelmaking, as the mining giant seeks to safeguard
demand for iron ore, its most lucrative business.
South32 to Acquire 45% Stake in Chile's Sierra Gorda
South32 Ltd. will pay up to $2.05 billion for a 45% stake in
Chile's Sierra Gorda copper mine.
J&J Booster Dose Bolsters Protection Against Covid-19, FDA Says
Federal health regulators cautioned that data was limited and
that they had to rely on Johnson & Johnson's own analysis for
some of the study findings, rather than conducting their own.
Lordstown Motors Recruits Adam Kroll as Financial Chief
Lordstown Motors has hired a new finance chief, a move that
comes as the electric-truck startup works to evaluate new financing
options and bring its first pickup to market.
Delta Air Lines Delivers a Profit, but Faces Fuel-Cost Pressure
Delta posted a quarterly profit as travel demand began to
recover in recent weeks despite the spread of a more contagious
Covid-19 variant, though the company said it faces pressure from
rising fuel prices.
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
October 14, 2021 03:15 ET (07:15 GMT)
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