Expect to see more hybrid electric vehicles from Ford. Ford says it will introduce five battery powered electric models this year and they are investing one hundred thirty-five million dollars in the technology.
Stocks ending the day with little change as investors weight manufacturing data to see if the federal reserve would enact more stimulus to boost the economy.
Meantime, there is fight brewing between Lululemon and Calvin Kline over yoga pants. Lululemon claims that Calvin Kline’s performance brand infringed three patents for their yoga pants. Lululemon says the Calvin Kline product has the same waistband design elements and pants style. Lulu Lemon is seeking lost profits and royalties.
And a new health survey reveals that nearly one in three Americans say that either they or a family member or friend have experienced a medical mistake. And that includes being given the wrong medication or dosage. Nearly half also report receiving an incorrect bill. That’s business. At the New York Stock exchange and Dow Port Costrine with a Bloomberg after the Bell report.