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Hurricanes, chilly summer hit sales at Unilever

Unilever, the consumer products giant that owns brands including Dove, Lipton and Knorr, was buffeted by bad weather in the United States and Europe and a strong euro in the third quarter.


EBay's profit forecast disappoints, shares fall

EBay warned Wall Street on Wednesday that profit this quarter could fall below analysts' estimates as it invests in marketing and a revamped website to attract more shoppers, sending shares down more than 5 percent in after-hours trade

Japan trade surplus leaps on strong exports to rest of Asia

Japan reports its trade surplus leaped nearly 38 percent in September from a year earlier, on strong shipments to China and the U.S. Customs data released Thursday showed exports rose 14 percent year-on-year to 6.8 trillion yen ($60.3 billion) while imports climbed 12 percent to 6.1 trillion yen ($54.3 billion).