The Herald-Dispatch Business RSS 2014-11-27T16:57:35-05:00 urn:uuid:4b702eaf-b9ae-41f1-ab78-45b2b5bc602f Original content available for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons license (Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported), except where noted. US orders for durable goods up 0.4 percent The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1127_1127_durable 2014-11-27T00:01:30-05:00 <p>WASHINGTON Orders to U.S. factories for long-lasting manufactured goods rose in October, but a key category that tracks ... </p> Holiday shoppers expected to spend more cautiously The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1127_1127_shopping 2014-11-27T00:01:30-05:00 <p>The Associated Press</p> <p>NEW YORK Falling gas prices. Soaring stock market. Unemployment at a six-year-low.</p> <p>All signs poi ... </p> US new home sales up 0.7 percent in October The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1127_1127_newhomes 2014-11-27T00:01:30-05:00 <p>WASHINGTON Sales of new U.S. homes edged up modestly in October, led by a big jump in activity in the Midwest.</p> <p>New hom ... </p> Stock indexes edging up further into record territory The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1127_1127_wallstreet 2014-11-27T00:01:30-05:00 <p>The Associated Press</p> <p>NEW YORK U.S. stocks are closing with slight gains, just enough to push the market further into r ... </p> US home price gains slow for 10th straight month The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1126_1126_homeprices 2014-11-26T00:24:30-05:00 <p>WASHINGTON U.S. home prices rose in September at the slowest pace in more than two years, reflecting modest sales gains ... </p> Elsa and the 'Frozen' girls displace Barbie in wish lists The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1126_1126_barbe 2014-11-26T00:24:30-05:00 <p>The Associated Press </p> <p>NEW YORK For the first time in more than a decade Barbie has been frozen out of the top spot on ... </p> ESA reports estimated revenue for the year The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1126_1126_esa 2014-11-26T00:24:30-05:00 <p>HUNTINGTON Energy Services of America Tuesday reported estimated revenue of $93.3 million for its fiscal year, which en ... </p> Auction fetches high price for new bourbon The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1126_1126_bourbon 2014-11-26T00:24:30-05:00 <p>LOUISVILLE, Ky. One of Kentucky's newest whiskey makers is making a big splash with its first batch of bourbon.</p> <p>An on ... </p> US stocks dip overall as lower oil prices push the energy sector lower The Herald-Dispatch http://www.herald-dispatch.com/2014+1126_1126_wallstreet 2014-11-26T00:24:30-05:00 <p>The Associated Press</p> <p>NEW YORK A slump in energy prices pushed the stock market back from record levels on Tuesday.</p> <p>En ... </p> Market shrinking, so Redbox raising DVD rental 25% The Associated Press urn:uuid:430866da-0b55-465b-8975-152216cf17d2 2014-11-25T07:15:17-05:00 <p> Redbox is raising its DVD rental prices by 25 percent in an effort to wring more revenue from the shrinking audience that still watches movies on discs rather than online.</p>