Charlotte-based Carlisle Cos. said it had first-quarter 2011 net income of $33.4 million, or 53 cents per diluted share, up from net income of $24.3 million, or 39 cents per diluted share, for the first quarter 2010. Carlisle said its acquisition late ...Read More »
Charlotte home prices fell 5 percent in February from February 2010, according to the Standard & Poor’s Case-Shiller Home Price Index. The city’s home prices were also down 1.2 percent in February from January. Home prices fell over the year in ...
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Charlotte-area construction, mining and logging employment fell 5 percent in March from the same month last year, the Associated General Contractors of America said. The area lost 2,000 jobs over the period, from 37,600 to 35,600. North Carolina saw a ...
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The Board of Equalization and Review will hold two meetings this week to prepare itself for formal appeals to Mecklenburg County’s 2011 revaluation. The 15-member board, whose size was upped from nine this year thanks to a bill passed in the ...Read More »
Bank of America Corp. has been dismissed from a lawsuit brought by investors who bought mortgage-backed securities sold by Countrywide Financial Corp., the home lender the Charlotte-based bank acquired in 2008, according to a story on bloomberg.com.Read More »
Charlotte-based Duke Energy Corp. today released it 2010-11 sustainability report, which details the company’s progress in achieving its sustainability goals. To view the report, go to sustainabilityreport.duke-energy.com.Read More »
Health care consulting company Connextions will create more than 800 jobs at a new Charlotte facility and add 400 jobs through an expansion of its existing operation in Concord, the company announced today. The privately held company — a health care ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Goodrich Corp. today said its net income rose in the first quarter of 2011 from the same quarter a year ago. Goodrich said it had net income of $195 million, or $1.52 per diluted share, on sales of $1.89 million, ...Read More »