Earnings rise at CSC
August 11, 2011 6:30 AM
Falls Church-based CSC reported fully diluted first-quarter earnings per share of $1.18 from continuing operations for fiscal 2012, up from 89 cents during the same period last year.
Advance Auto profits rise 26 percent in second quarter
August 10, 2011 7:35 PM
Roanoke-based Advance Auto Parts Inc. reported second-quarter earnings of $1.46 per diluted share, up 26 percent from the same period last year.
Southern Baptist Conservatives buy office condo in Henrico County for headquarters location
August 10, 2011 7:23 PM
Southern Baptist Conservatives of Virginia has bought a 13,387-square-foot office condominium from Highwoods Services Inc. for $1.67 million
National Federation of Independent Business starts campaign against federal regulations
August 10, 2011 5:47 PM
A national group that represents small businesses started a campaign Wednesday against “burdensome” federal regulations that it says are choking job growth.
Parade marks the conversion of Wachovia branches to Wells Fargo
August 09, 2011 7:05 PM
The state-by-state changeover has been taking place throughout the country since late 2009
Sears narrows possible HQ relocation to Washington, D.C. and Boston
August 09, 2011 5:15 PM
The Associated Press is reporting that Washington, D. C., and Boston have emerged as the two finalists as Sears Holding Corp. ponders a possible relocation of its headquarters
SAIC acquires Vitalize Consulting Solutions
August 09, 2011 5:58 AM
Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC) has completed the acquisition of Vitalize Consulting Solutions Inc., an IT service provider for health-care providers.
Top 20 Virginia companies fall during selloff
August 08, 2011 7:44 PM
Stock price declines among Virginia companies ranged from 2.98 percent at Dollar Tree to 16.98 percent at Genworth Financial.
Online retail spending increases 14 percent in the second quarter
August 08, 2011 7:32 PM
Online retail spending reached $37.5 billion for the second quarter, up 14 percent from a year ago