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Mylan: Epipen profits higher than Bresch told Congress

Mylan NV faced accusations Monday that Chief Executive Heather Bresch wasn't forthright when she told Congress the drugmaker makes $100 in profit on a two-pack ...

Pittsburgh clothier David Alan builds business with e-commerce

David Alan's business model is all 21st-century e-commerce. His eponymous Pittsburgh-based company has no brick-and-mortar showrooms. His marketing of custom-made suits and a necktie accessory called ...

LTV mill redevelopment project in Pittsburgh seeks restart on tax break

The developers behind the Almono project in Hazelwood want to restart the clock on their 20-year tax incentive plan. Securing permits and preparing the 178-acre former ...

U.S. stocks slide as banks tumble on Deutsche Bank worries

NEW YORK — Stocks slumped Monday, and banks took the biggest losses. Deutsche Bank plunged as investors worried about the financial health of Germany's largest ...

Drugmaker Pfizer decides not to break up business

TRENTON, N.J. — Drug giant Pfizer says it won't split into two publicly traded companies, despite pressure from investors frustrated by its lagging stock price, ...

How college loans firms avoid extra principal payments

You're throwing as much money as you can scrape together at your student loans, sending in a few extra dollars on top of the automatic ...

Rice Energy to acquire Vantage Energy for about $2.7B

Rice Energy Inc. will acquire Vantage Energy for about $2.7 billion including debt in a deal that will expand the Cecil-based driller's operations in the ...

Business Briefs
Roundup: Sales of new homes tumbled 7.6 percent in August; more

Sales of new homes tumbled 7.6 percent in August Sales of new homes retreated in August, one month after surging to the highest level in ...

John Dorfman
Dorfman: Ratings on the largest stocks – buy, neutral or avoid

Just about every year at this time, I offer ratings — buy, neutral or sell — on the largest U.S. stocks. These giants aren't ...