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Allbirds ‘dramatically’ slows pace of new hires as loss widens

A woman walks past an Allbirds store in the Georgetown neighborhood of Washington, D.C., on Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021. Al Drago | Bloomberg | Getty Images Allbirds on Monday trimmed its financial forecast for the year and announced a number of efforts to cut costs as the sustainable shoe maker reported a wider quarterly loss …

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Warren Buffett’s stock shopping spree slows down even during market’s big pullback. Here’s why

Warren Buffett’s stock-buying spree slowed down drastically in the second quarter even during the market’s big correction, and analysts said the “Oracle of Omaha” could be preserving capital for other uses. Berkshire Hathaway ‘s net stock purchase fell to $3.8 billion in the second quarter, compared with more than $41 billion in the first quarter, …

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U.S. manufacturing slows modestly; excess inventories a major concern

Manufacturing index dips to 52.8 in July from 53.0 in June New orders contracting, supplier deliveries improving Price increases for inputs slowing; inventories piling up WASHINGTON, Aug 1 (Reuters) – U.S. manufacturing activity slowed less than expected in July and there were signs that supply constraints are easing, with a measure of prices paid for …

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Comcast fails to add broadband subscribers for first time ever as economy slows

NBCUniversal kicks off it’s new Peacock streaming service. Todd Williamson | Peacock | NBCUniversal | Getty Images Comcast reported second-quarter revenue and earnings that topped analyst estimates, but the cable provider didn’t add broadband customers in a quarter for the first time ever. Comcast’s high-speed internet customers in the quarter were flat, trailing the 84,000 average …

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