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  • Subcompacts are especially hard to make look like anything, The Ford Fiesta—stubby and wedged dramatically forward, rather like Alexander McQueen's armadillo high heel—is the segment's hands-down style winner.

    Hyundai, Your Accent Has a Pleasing Ring to It

  • The consulting segment's revenue increased 5.6%, and profit rose 15%.


  • The Midwest segment's revenue climbed 18%, as shipments dipped 0.8% but the average sales prices jumped 19%.

    James River Coal Swings to Profit on Higher Prices

  • Now, Mr. Scott and his competitors say, the segment's retail buyers are affluent people, mostly men, who need trucks as much for play as for work.

    Revving Up the Top-Selling Rides

  • That segment's brands include Douwe Egberts and Senseo in Europe as well as the leading coffee market share in Brazil.

    Sara Lee to Split Into Two Public Companies

  • The company also anticipates its kiosk segment's operating income to decline $10 million to $15 million in 2011, reflecting the continued investment in Target kiosks and discontinuing of Sam's Club kiosks.

    RadioShack Profit Drops 25%; Margins Slip

  • At 17% of company revenue, however, it will be tough for this segment's growth to counterbalance weakness in PCs and services.

    H-P's Apotheker Must Formulate Hurd Antidote

  • Anyway, the segment's done, so what did it matter?

    'American Idol' 2011 continues Hollywood Week [update -- video]

  • The company noted that its medical-device segment's sales grew at a 9% compounded annual rate under Mr. Almeida while rolling out several dozen new products.

    Covidien CEO to Retire

  • The members of Eighth Blackbird, founded in 1996 at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, communicate that segment's bittersweet undercurrent with the same fervor they bring to the virtuosic outer movements.



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