"Diane was everything I wasn’t," Katie Couric writes. "I was fun and feisty; Diane was sleek and sophisticated."
The Dow on Thursday eased from a record high hit in the previous session as IBM shares fell after its quarterly report, with the potential impact of supply chain disruptions and labor shortages on profits taking the center stage this earnings season. The benchmark S&P 500 index edged lower, but was just about 10 points short of its early September record, while the Nasdaq drew support from a rise in mega-cap growth companies. IBM tumbled 8.2% after it missed market estimates for quarterly revenue as its managed infrastructure business suffered from a decline in orders.
The cost of the new programs, which will run from Oct. 24 to May 7, will be $7.4 billion, says Deputy Prime Minister and Finance Minister Chrystia Freeland.