Tagged: decline

Stocks decline as tensions with North Korea heat up

Stocks declined Wednesday as U.S.-North Korean relations heated up. The Dow fell 60 points, with Walt Disney contributing the most losses. The 30-stock index snapped a streak of nine straight record closes in the previous session. The...

Tablet Shipments Are Officially In Decline

People bought 3 million fewer tablets last quarter than a year ago The once-booming tablet market has hit some turbulence. Year-over-year shipments of tablets declined for the first time ever in the fourth quarter...

McDonald’s Removes Angus Burgers as it Tries to Reverse Declining Sales

McDonald’s Removes Angus Burgers as it Tries to Reverse Declining Sales

For the last several years, fast food has gone “gourmet.” Specialty salads, premium wraps, and signature sandwiches and burgers have been added to menus in an attempt to better compete with so-called fast casual...

Boob Tube Saturation: After TV Sales Decline Worldwide, Will Price Drops Follow?

Boob Tube Saturation: After TV Sales Decline Worldwide, Will Price Drops Follow?

Consumers aren’t falling out of love with their TVs. More likely, they can’t justify replacing the big new TV they purchased not long ago, or they’ve run out of places to put yet another...

Gas Prices Almost Never Decline in March—But They Did Last Month

Gas Prices Almost Never Decline in March—But They Did Last Month

Traditionally, gas prices have risen in the spring and peaked during the high-demand summer months. Last year, though, prices spiked starting in February and reached their highs in early May, before declining slightly in...