“Our intention was to proceed on a friendly basis, but it was made clear Unilever did not wish to pursue a transaction. It is best to step away early so both companies can focus on their own independent plans to generate value.”
"We are seeing signs that after several years of steep declines key agricultural markets may be stabilizing," CEO Sam Allen said." Deere continues to perform far better than in agricultural downturns of the past."
Ever since a critical tweet in December, Boeing has managed to get on the administration’s good side, with CEO Dennis Muilenburg named to Donald Trump’s manufacturing council, establishing a direct line to the Oval Office.
The struggle to prevent snoozing-while-cruising has yielded a radical decision: Ford will venture to take the human out of the loop by removing the steering wheel, brake and gas pedals from its driverless cars debuting in 2021.
The battle over border adjustments -- which would tax U.S. businesses’ domestic sales and imports, while exempting their exports -- has divided corporate America with retailers and other net importers on one side and exporters on the other.