Daily Archive for December 21st, 2012

: December 21st, 2012

Gunmakers shares fall after NRA presser

Heading into the National Rifle Association press conference Friday, shares in the two publicly traded gunmakers, Sturm Ruger and Smith and Wesson, began to rally. As the conference went on, the

GE buying Italian jet-engine component maker for $4.3 billion

Fairfield-based GE announced the acquisition from Cinven today, Friday. Founded in 1908 and headquartered in Turin, Italy, Avio operates in four continents and employs about 5,300 people, 4,500 of