Whitbread CEO Says No Plans to Spin Off Costa

Oct. 23 (Bloomberg) -- Andy Harrison, chief executive officer of Whitbread Plc, discusses the company's first-half profit reported today, pricing and business outlook. The U.K. owner of the Premier Inn budget hotels said profit rose 11 percent led by gains at its Costa coffee chain and higher hotel prices during the Olympics. He speaks from London with Mark Barton on Bloomberg Television's "Countdown." (Source: Bloomberg)

Bank Stocks Decline Again: Is Now the Time to Buy?
30:29 - After another day of dramatic declines in bank stocks and bonds, some investors say now may be the perfect time to buy. Bloomberg's Michael Moore has more on "What'd You Miss?" (Source: Bloomberg)
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