Apr 26th, 2022 - April 26 (Reuters) - Chipotle Mexican Grill Inc forecast second-quarter same-store sales above analysts’ estimates on Tuesday, betting demand for its burritos and rice bowls will remain buoyant despite a few rounds of price increases. The burrito chain forecast comparable restaurant sales growth of 10% to 12% for the second quarter, compared with estimates of an 8.8% growth, according to IBES d...
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Apr 26th, 2022 - MEXICO CITY (Reuters) - Mexico will let all children aged over 12 be registered for COVID-19 vaccination from Thursday, Deputy Health Minister Hugo Lopez-Gatell said. Lopez-Gatell, the country’s coronavirus czar, was speaking at a regular government news conference on Tuesday.
Apr 26th, 2022 - April 26 (Reuters) - Industrial giant 3M Co reported a fall in quarterly adjusted profit on Tuesday, driven by waning demand for its disposable N95 masks as COVID-19 recedes. Adjusted earnings per share fell to $2.65 in the first quarter from $2.95 a year earlier. (Reporting by Aishwarya Nair in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)
Apr 21st, 2022 - (Adds detail, background) FRANKFURT, April 21 (Reuters) - Franco-German lab supplies group Sartorius AG stuck to its 2022 outlook on Thursday as demand remained strong in the first quarter despite uncertainties from the war in Ukraine. Sartorius, which competes in bioreactor gear with Merck KGaA and Thermo Fisher, said underlying earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (E...
Apr 21st, 2022 - FRANKFURT, April 21 (Reuters) - Franco-German lab supplies group Sartorius AG confirmed its 2022 outlook on Thursday as pandemic-related effects and the development of order intake were normalising as expected in the first quarter. Sartorius, which competes in bioreactor gear with Merck KGaA and Thermo Fisher, said underlying earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortisation (EBITD...
Apr 19th, 2022 - April 19 (Reuters) - Alabama on Tuesday reached $276 million in settlements with Johnson & Johnson, McKesson Corp and Endo Pharmaceutical, resolving the state’s claims that the companies fueled an opioid addiction crisis, the state Attorney General said. (Reporting by Dietrich Knauth)
Apr 19th, 2022 - April 19 (Reuters) - The BA.2 sub-variant of Omicron is estimated to make up 74.4% of the coronavirus variants in the United States as of April 16, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Tuesday. Last week, the agency said the sub variant made up 86% of U.S. COVID-19 cases as of April 9. (Reporting by Bhanvi Satija in Bengaluru; Editing by Aditya Soni)
Apr 19th, 2022 - SHANGHAI, April 19 (Reuters) - Tesla Inc resumed production at its Shanghai plant on Tuesday following a three-week stoppage, Chinese local media reported. 8,000 employees at the plant reported to work, the report said. (Reporting by Hong Kong newsroom)
Apr 19th, 2022 - April 19 (Reuters) - Finance Minister Anton Siluanov will lead Russia’s delegation at this week’s meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors from the Group of 20 major economies, the Russian finance ministry said on Tuesday. G20 host Indonesia said last week Siluanov had confirmed he planned to attend the G20 meeting on April 20 virtually. U.S. Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen had s...
Apr 19th, 2022 - April 19 (Reuters) - Johnson & Johnson on Tuesday suspended the sales forecast for its COVID-19 vaccine, citing global supply surplus and demand uncertainty. (Reporting by Manas Mishra in Bengaluru; Editing by Arun Koyyur)
Apr 19th, 2022 - WARSAW, April 19 (Reuters) - Poland won’t take or pay for more doses of COVID-19 vaccine under the European Union’s supply contract, its health minister said on Tuesday, setting the stage for a legal battle with manufacturers. Poland, along with other EU members, has been receiving COVID-19 vaccines during the coronavirus pandemic under supply contracts agreed between the European Commission an...
Apr 19th, 2022 - April 19 (Reuters) - GlaxoSmithKline PLC: * GLAXOSMITHKLINE PLC - DAPRODUSTAT APPLICATION ACCEPTED FOR REVIEW BY FDA * GSK - DAPRODUSTAT IS CURRENTLY APPROVED IN JAPAN AS DUVROQ FOR PATIENTS WITH RENAL ANAEMIA * GSK - US FDA REGULATORY SUBMISSION ACCEPTANCE IS THIRD MAJOR REGULATORY MILESTONE FOR DAPRODUSTAT * GSK - FDA HAS ASSIGNED A PRESCRIPTION DRUG USER FEE ACT (PDUFA) ACTION DATE OF 1 FEBR...
Apr 19th, 2022 - April 18 (Reuters) - American Airlines Group Inc: * AMERICAN AIRLINES SAYS FACE MASKS WILL NO LONGER BE REQUIRED FOR CUSTOMERS AND TEAM MEMBERS AT U.S. AIRPORTS AND ON DOMESTIC FLIGHTS Further company coverage:
Apr 18th, 2022 - April 18 (Reuters) - The following is a summary of some recent studies on COVID-19. They include research that warrants further study to corroborate the findings and that has yet to be certified by peer review. Omicron infection induces limited immune response Unvaccinated people infected with the Omicron variant are unlikely to develop immune responses that will protect them against other vari...
Apr 13th, 2022 - April 13 (Reuters) - Reliance Industries Ltd: * RELIANCE IS IN EARLY STAGES OF EXPLORING FEASIBILITY OF OFFER FOR BOOTS CHAIN - BLOOMBERG QUINT CITING BLOOMBERG * BOOTS COULD BE VALUED AT AS MUCH AS $9.1 BILLION IN A SALE - BLOOMBERG QUINT CITING BLOOMBERG Source text for Eikon: Further company coverage:
Apr 12th, 2022 - (Adds investor quotes and details throughout, updates prices) * TSX ends down 75.08 points, or 0.3%, at 21,715.41 * Financials fall 1.1%; healthcare ends 1.5% lower * Energy advances 2.4% TORONTO, April 12 (Reuters) - Canada’s main stock index fell on Tuesday as investors worried about the inflation outlook and awaited a policy decision by the Bank of Canada that could result in a rare upsized ...
Apr 12th, 2022 - April 12 (Reuters) - Ferrero said on Tuesday it was voluntarily recalling some of its Kinder chocolates in the United States, saying the products may be contaminated with Salmonella Typhimurium. There are no reports of illness in the United States to date from the chocolates, Ferrero added. (Reporting by Praveen Paramasivam in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)
Apr 12th, 2022 - April 12 (Reuters) - The BA.2 sub-variant of Omicron is estimated to make up 85.9% of the coronavirus variants in the United States as of April 9, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) said on Tuesday. A resurgence in COVID-19 cases in parts of Asia and Europe has raised concerns that another wave could follow in the United States, but the country’s health experts believe it...
Apr 12th, 2022 - WASHINGTON, April 12 (Reuters) - A top U.S. consumer watchdog filed a lawsuit Tuesday against TransUnion and one of its top executives, charging the credit reporting agency continued to mislead consumers after being punished in 2017 for the same activity. The CFPB claimed the company continued to trick people into recurring payments after being previously fined for the activity. John Danaher, w...