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Stock Performance

ACC Corp. (O-ACCC) 16.25 16.50 -0.25 -1.5 9.56 1.70 0.12 12.75-22.00 Bausch & Lomb Inc 37.00 37.13 -0.13 -0.4 13.03 2.84 0.98 30.63-52.00 BCE Inc. (N-BCE) 31.38 31.00 0.38 1.2 LOSS -2.44 2.72 29.00-36.50 Cadbury Schweppes PLC (O-CADBY) 28.25 27.63 ...

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Portfolio: IBM Corp.

A weekly report compiled from the proxy statement and annual report of a publicly held company with local headquarters or a company with a major division in the area Based in Armonk, N.Y., IBM Corp. (NYSE-IBM) develops, manufactures and sells ...

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Businesspeople on the move

John Perry has been named director of operations at Applebee’s Neighborhood Grill & Bar. Perry will supervise Applebee’s regional managers in Buffalo, Rochester and Syracuse. Bausch & Lomb Inc. has announced the following appointments: William Ramsey, vice president-U.S. eye-wear manufacturing ...

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Ad Accounts

Venture Vineyards Inc. has selected Buck & Pulleyn Inc. to help promote its Wild Fresh Maine Blueberries nationwide. Wolf Winterkorn Lillis Advertising Inc. recently launched a statewide advertising campaign for the New York State Electric & Gas MaxiMizer program that ...

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Awards
and Achievements

Marilyn McClellan, a sales agent with Coldwell Banker-First American Real Estate, recently completed the intensive Floyd Wickman Course and has earned the S.T.A.R. designation. Rick Leasure Realtors Inc. announced that the following individuals were recently presented “performance awards”: The Excel ...

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Business Notes

Sorrento Food Service Inc. had the grand-opening ceremony on April 5 of their new cash-and-carry store on West Henrietta Road in Brighton. This new 17,000-square-foot facility will serve the restaurant and pizzeria trade in the area. The store will be ...

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Earnings and Dividends

Hartmarx Corp. (NASDAQ) First quarter, Feb. 28 (in thousands) 1995 1994 Net sales $171,471 $177,891 Net earnings(loss) 135 ($720) Earnings per share(loss) NA (0.02) Hartmarx Corp. is the parent company of Hickey-Freeman Co. Inc., a manufacturer of men’s clothing. Canandaigua ...

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Calendar

FRIDAY, APRIL 21 Wordsmart Inc. Seminar–“Power Listening” –8:30 a.m. – 4 p.m.–595 Blossom Road, Suite 110–For information and registration call 654- 7420. Rochester Institute of Technology’s First Annual Conference on Racism–9 a.m.–Ingle Auditorium–For information and reservations call 475-4993. Rochester Institute ...

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Economy Track

EMPLOYMENT -Total non-farm jobs (000) February 507.7 587.0 -13.5 507.5 0.0 -Construction February 12.9 13.7 -5.8 12.9 0.0 -Finance, insurance, real estate February 23.2 23.6 -1.7 24.1 -3.7 -Government February 79.3 77.9 1.8 79 0.4 -Manufacturing February 125.5 126.3 -0.6 ...

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National interest rate index

SHORT-TERM INTEREST RATES 4/17/95 (%) 4/10/95 (%) Net change Prime rate 9.00 9.00 NC Federal Funds rate 6.81 6.00 0.81 Three-month Treasury bills 5.73 5.85 -0.12 One-year Treasury bills 6.13 6.33 -0.20 INTERMEDIATE-TERM INTEREST RATES Five-year Treasury notes 6.72 6.96 ...

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Portfolio: Frontier Corp.

A weekly report compiled from the proxy statement and annual report of a publicly held-company with local headquarters or a company with a major division in the area Based in Rochester, Frontier Corp. (New York Stock Exchange-FRO) is a diversified ...

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The SBA under fire

Death threats are nothing new to the U.S. Small Business Administration. Several times since its creation in 1953, the agency has dodged streams of critics’ bullets. But today its existence appears more precarious than ever. The agency ranks high on ...

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If exploring cyberspace,
learn to speak the lingo

The Internet has its own language. Those just beginning to explore this realm of cyberspace will likely come across the following terms: ATM: No, not a bank machine. This refers to Asynchronous Transfer Mode, or data “pockets” containing video, audio ...

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News in Brief

Enyeart heading west Director James Enyeart is leaving the George Eastman House to become the Anne and John Marion professor of photographic arts at the College of Santa Fe, and director of the college’s new Center for Photographic Arts. Since ...

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Private-sector employers

PRIVATE-SECTOR EMPLOYERS (Ranked by number of local, full-time employees) #1 Eastman Kodak Co. 343 State St. Rochester, N.Y. 14650 724-4000 Number of Local [1] Employees-Full Time/Part Time: 34,000/NA Corporation/Headquarters: Eastman Kodak Co./Rochester Publicly Traded: Yes Percent Union/Non-union Employees: 0/100 1994 ...

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