McDonald’s Sales Up 2.4% as U.S. Business Improves

Dec. 10 (Bloomberg) -- McDonald’s Corp., the world’s largest restaurant chain, said sales at stores open at least 13 months rose 2.4 percent globally last month as its U.S. business picked up. Julie Hyman reports on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop." (Source: Bloomberg)

Steel Price Rise Not Enough to Meet Thyssenkrupp’s Target
00:42 - Thyssenkrupp AG, Germany’s largest steelmaker, swung to a net loss in the fiscal first quarter as the steel industry tries to weather a drop in prices wrought by record Chinese exports.The net loss was 23 million euros ($26 million) in the three months through December compared with net income of 50 million euros a year earlier, the Essen-based company said Friday in a statement. Thyssenkrupp CFO Guido Kerkhoff told Bloomberg’s Manus Cranny on “Countdown” he doesn’t see “any more windfall losses currently” in steel business.
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