Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi is preparing to make top-level management nominations at companies including Eni SpA, the oil and gas producer that pays about 1.2 billion euros ($1.7 billion) in annual dividends to state entities and helps shape public policy.
“Blind luck” is how Jack Johns characterized his 16 percent profit on something he read about on the Internet called Master Limited Partnerships. Johns, a retired postal worker from Rincon, Georgia, said he sold his MLP investments within a year because he realized he didn’t really know what he’d bought.
Clint Eastwood, whose “Gran Torino” film focused on the heroics of a retired Detroit auto worker, returned to that theme in a two-minute Super Bowl commercial for Chrysler Group LLC last night, heralding the city’s recovery.
Venezuelan President Hugo Chavez said that U.S. President Barack Obama handled criticism from actor Clint Eastwood at the Republican National Convention with class as both politicians seek re-election in coming months.
Aug. 30 (Bloomberg) -- Actor and film director Clint Eastwood speaks about Mitt Romney's leadership abilities and the Obama administration's policy failures. He addresses the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida. (Source: Bloomberg)