Family Dollar Stores today said its board of directors has declared a regular quarterly cash dividend of 18 cents a share on the company’s common stock. The dividend is payable April to shareholders of record at the close of business March 15. The ...Read More »
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BB&T Corp. said today it had fourth-quarter 2010 net income of $208 million, or 30 cents per share, up 12 percent from $185 million, or 27 cents per share, during the fourth quarter of 2009. The Winston-Salem-based company, which has banks ...Read More »
Charlotte Mayor Anthony Foxx was scheduled to meet with President Obama this morning as part of a trip to the White House to meet with members of the U.S. Conference of Mayors, Foxx’s office said. It will be Foxx’s second visit ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Hendrick Construction has won a $26 million contract to build a 111,000-square-foot helicopter facility for the South Carolina National Guard. The project is slated for the west end of the South Carolina Technology and Aviation Center in Greenville. It ...
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Crescent Resources said today it has hired a developer to guide the company’s residential development activities in Texas. The Charlotte-based company said Stephen Yetts, as senior vice president, will lead the growth strategy for the Texas region through oversight of acquisitions. Yetts ...
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Denver-based Furniture Row Cos. said its shopping center next to Ikea will open Friday. The store, at 8215 Ikea Blvd. in Charlotte, contains Oak Express, Bedroom Expressions, Sofa Mart and Denver Mattress Co. The Colorado company already has a Furniture Row store at 10101 ...Read More »
Charlotte-based Goodrich Corp. said today it has introduced new lighter-weight main wheel and brake assemblies for Boeing’s 777-200LR, 777 Freighter and 777-300ER airplanes. The new wheels and brakes provide weight savings of 260 pounds per airplane, resulting in reduced fuel costs ...
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The North Carolina Division of Water Quality issued water-discharge permits Tuesday to three Duke Energy Corp. coal-fired power plants and their four associated coal ash ponds along the Catawba River. The Final National Pollutant Discharge Elimination System permits involve Marshall Steam Station on ...Read More »