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  • Speered

     
    Bryan Smith's lengthy profile of Sun-Times chairman Michael Ferro tells the story that had a lot of us buzzing last year: Another major flap involved the Sun-Times’ November 2012 obituary of David Speer, CEO of Illinois Tool Works (the company...
  • Dow's return nears 10% year-to-date as stocks show no fear of Fed

     
    Wall Street must be expecting nothing but soothing words from Federal Reserve Chairman Ben S. Bernanke on Wednesday. Stocks rallied broadly on Tuesday, pushing blue-chip share indexes to their highest levels in nearly three years ahead of the Fed’...

    Former ITW CEO lists Lake Forest mansion for nearly $7 million

    Former ITW CEO lists Lake Forest mansion for nearly $7 million
    Retired Illinois Tool Works chairman and Chief Executive W. James Farrell on Monday listed his seven-bedroom, 12,320-square-foot mansion in Lake Forest for almost $7 million. Farrell, 72, was the Glenview-based conglomerate’s chief from 1995...

    The day ahead in business

    The day ahead in business
    Reports: March existing home sales, FHFA home price index for February, Redbook and ICSC-Goldman Sachs retail indexes for period ending April 19 Local earnings: Discover Financial Services, Equity LIfeStyle Properties Inc., First Busey Corp., First...

    ITW beats expectations, raises outlook for the year

    ITW beats expectations, raises outlook for the year
    Illinois Tool Works Inc. posted better-than-expected results on Tuesday, and raised its full-year earnings forecast, citing strong sales of components to the auto industry. The Glenview-based diversified manufacturer, which makes everything from vehicle...