Bunzl Plc, the world’s largest distributor of disposable tableware and food packaging, advanced to a record high even as the company remains analysts’ second- least favored stock in the U.K.’s FTSE 100 Index.
President Barack Obama opened this year’s congressional election season with a State of the Union message centered on economic inequalities, a theme harder to sustain in scattered House and Senate contests.
Aug. 26 (Bloomberg) -- Jill Abramson, executive editor of the New York Times, Mike Murphy, Republican political strategist, Charles Spies, founder of Restore Our Future, and Bill Burton, senior strategist with Priorities USA, participate in a panel discussion about U.S. politics and the media at the Republican National Convention in Tampa, Florida. The panel is moderated by Al Hunt, Washington editor at Bloomberg News. Norman Pearlstine, chief content officer at Bloomberg News, Geoffrey Cowan of the University of Southern California's Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, Trey Grayson of Harvard University's John F. Kennedy School of Government and David Lauter of the Los Angeles Times also speak. (Source: Bloomberg)
Facebook Inc. , owner of the world’s largest social-networking site, said its advertisers have more than quadrupled since the start of 2009 as marketers aim to get their products before a growing global audience.