December 8, 2004 |
Teamster truck drivers at 99 Cents Only Stores voted Tuesday night to authorize a strike after failing to get an initial contract with the City of Commerce- based discount merchant. A strike by the 65 union drivers, which would hit the retailer's 153 stores in Southern California at the peak of the holiday shopping season, could start any day, said Paul Kenny, secretary-treasurer of International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 630.
June 30, 1998 |
Believe it or not, there is some good news about small-cap stocks. Sure, they've lagged large-capitalization issues for four years and investors are showing little urgency to jump back into the sector. But in a market environment like this, it's easy for individual investors to overlook three critical facts. First, some small-caps have done quite well despite the woes of the broad sector.