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Mattel Taps Its Fourth CEO in as Many YearsMattel Taps Its Fourth CEO in as Many Years

Mattel hired former studio executive Ynon Kreiz to succeed CEO Margo Georgiadis after about one year in the job, a surprising shake-up at a toy maker searching for a strategy that can end a four-year sales slump.

AT&T Chief Takes Stand to Defend Time Warner DealAT&T Chief Takes Stand to Defend Time Warner Deal

AT&T’s Randall Stephenson began his court testimony defending his company’s $85 billion acquisition of Time Warner against the Justice Department’s antitrust claims.

Qualcomm Job Cuts Total 4.4% So FarQualcomm Job Cuts Total 4.4% So Far

Chip maker Qualcomm began laying off employees, pursuing a promise to investors to boost profit by shedding $1 billion in expenses.

Philip Morris Shares Plunge for Worst Day in a DecadePhilip Morris Shares Plunge for Worst Day in a Decade

Shares of tobacco companies tumbled after Philip Morris said cigarette shipments fell more than expected and sales for its cigarette alternative started to stall in a key market—raising wider alarm about the health of the entire tobacco industry.

Big Brands Like Raising Prices, but It Is Getting HarderBig Brands Like Raising Prices, but It Is Getting Harder

The world’s biggest consumer-products makers are struggling to raise prices, as fierce competition keeps a lid on sales growth.

Proposed U.S. Tariffs on China Risk Penalizing Manufacturers UnevenlyProposed U.S. Tariffs on China Risk Penalizing Manufacturers Unevenly

President Donald Trump’s proposed tariffs on China stand to disproportionately hurt U.S. manufacturers that rely more on Chinese imports, potentially driving up costs that would put them at a competitive disadvantage and raising consumer prices.

Japan's Surging Car Exports Raise Risk of U.S. Trade FightJapan's Surging Car Exports Raise Risk of U.S. Trade Fight

There’s a big reason why Japan doesn’t want to talk about a trade deal with Donald Trump: Its auto exports are booming.