Lowe's Sales Boost, Cisco Wi-Fi, Boeing Dividend

Nov. 19 (Bloomberg) -- In today's "Bloomberg Equities Report," Bloomberg's Betty Liu reports that Lowe's beats third-quarter estimates on a sales boost, Cisco is buying wi-fi maker Meraki for $1.2 billion and Boeing may be ready to boost its dividend the most in five years She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "In The Loop."

The Natural Catastrophes Hurting Swiss Re's Profits
52:13 - Swiss Re AG, the world’s biggest reinsurer, said profit fell in the second-quarter as the company paid more for catastrophe claims including earthquakes in Japan and forest fires in Canada. Net income declined to $637 million from $820 million a year earlier, the Zurich-based company said in a statement on Friday. That beat the $605 million average estimate of nine analysts in a Bloomberg survey. Chief Financial Officer David Cole discusses with Bloomberg's Francine Lacqua on "The Pulse."
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