Comerica Index: Michigan Economy Dips Slightly In March

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Economic Activity Index dipped slightly in March, declining half of a percentage point to 101.7.

WWJ Newsradio 950–05/22/2012

Compuware headquarters in downtown Detroit

Compuware Stock Tumbles After Two Big Deals Delayed

Stock in Detroit-based Compuware Corp. (Nasdaq: CPWR) tumbled nearly 6 percent in after-hours trading after the company announced that two large software deals had been pushed past the end of the company’s fiscal year March 31.


Bridge Owners: Major Decline In Truck Traffic

The owners of the Ambassador Bridge say truck traffic so far this year is at its second-worst total of the last 11 years, and is down 41% over that same time frame.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/11/2011

ACSI: Customer Satisfaction Weakens, Bad News for Economy

After almost two years of stalling scores, the overall American Customer Satisfaction Index fell 0.3 percent for the third quarter, which brings the Index to a score of 75.7 on a 0-100 point scale. Officials […]


Whirlpool Net Dips

The Benton Harbor appliance giant Whirlpool Corp. (NYSE: WHR) Wednesday reported net income of $79 million or $1.02 a share in the third quarter, down from $87 million or $1.15 a share a year earlier. […]


Borders Group Loss Rises, Sales Fall

Ann Arbor-based Borders Group Inc. (NYSE: BGP) said Wednesday that its loss grew to $46.7 million in the second quarter ended July 31 from $45.6 million in the same quarter a year earlier. Sales were […]