Interpretting the fear priced into oil prices

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Oil experts this week seem to be tripping over themselves to offer dire predictions of where the price of a barrel of oil is headed. Nomura... Read more

Boards who prefer 3-year 'say on pay' votes get pushback

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Even if they're not binding on boards of directors, the "say on pay" proposals that many shareholders will see for the first time this spring... Read more

Comcast, DuPont CEOs named to Obama competitiveness panel

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Comcast Corp. CEO Brian L. Roberts and DuPont Co. CEO Ellen Kullman were added Wednesday to a business/labor group that the White House wants... Read more

Unisys builds cash as it trims debt

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It’s been a long time since Unisys Corp. could say that it had more cash on its books than it owed. But that was the case as 2010 ended... Read more

Wyeth, vaccine makers prevail in Supreme Court decision

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A ruling released Tuesday by the U.S. Supreme Court gives a victory to Wyeth and other vaccine makers in a lawsuit that sought to determine... Read more

Pre-recession data show rise in black-owned businesses in Phila.

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To put a face on new statistics about the number of black-owned businesses in the Philadelphia area, I called accountant John Milligan. First... Read more

Penn Virginia CEO Dearlove to retire

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After 15 years as CEO, A. James Dearlove will retire from Penn Virginia Corp., the Radnor natural gas and oil exploration company, after the... Read more

AmerisourceBergen shareholders want annual 'say on pay'

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AmerisourceBergen Corp. shareholders have spoken, and they want the right to vote annually on the pay packages of the company’s senior... Read more