Whirlpool Boosts Dividend 16.3 Percent

Benton Harbor-based Whirlpool Corp. said Monday that its board of directors had approved a 16.3 percent increase in the dividend on its common stock.


City Council Says “No” To Rise In Bus Pass Fare

Detroit City Council Tuesday said “no” to a D-DOT plan to raise the cost of a bus pass to nearly $70.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/05/2011

Your 401k May Be To Blame For Rising Gas Prices

If you’re looking to lay blame for higher gas prices, you might want to look no further than your own 401k retirement account.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/04/2011

Look For Gas Prices To Increase

With summer just around the corner, you may want to beef up your gasoline budget.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/03/2011

GM Headquarters, Detroit. (Credit: AP Photo)

A Good Month For General Motors

March auto sales are out and it was a time for General Motors to shine.

WWJ Newsradio 950–04/01/2011

Dearborn Historical Museum

Dearborn Reverses The Population Trend

Dearborn is nationally known as the home of Ford Motor Co., the Henry Ford museum and one of the most concentrated Middle Eastern communities.

WWJ Newsradio 950–03/27/2011

X-Rite technology at work. Photo: X-Rite

X-Rite Sales, Profits Jump

The Kentwood-based color technology manufacturer X-Rite Inc. (Nasdaq: XRIT) reported sharply higher sales and profits in the fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year that ended Jan. 1.



Neogen Net Income Jumps 33 Percent

The Lansing food safety and animal health technologies provider Neogen Corp. (Nasdaq: NEOG) Tuesday reported a 33 percent increase in net income for the second quarter of its fiscal year, which ended Nov. 30.


Michigan Tourism Bounces Up in Third Quarter

Comerica Bank’s Michigan Tourism Index rose two points in the third quarter of 2010 to a level of 93. The third quarter reading is up five points from the year-ago level, and is up six […]


Purchasing Managers Say Michigan Economy Showing Sustained Growth

The Southeast Michigan Purchasing Managers Index is up for the eighth straight month, providing a score of 67.1 in October. The rising index suggests a slightly stronger economic growth compared to September’s score of 65. […]