By PBN StaffTwitter: @ProvBusNews
The Providence-Warwick metropolitan area ranked 263rd out of 358 metropolitan areas nationwide for its lack of construction job growth in June, according to the Associated General Contractors of America.
Sensata Technologies Inc. reported a 33.8 percent increase in revenue, but a 36 percent drop in net income in the quarter that ended June 30.
Textron Inc. reported lower revenue, partly due to fewer aircraft deliveries, but higher profit, in its second-quarter earnings release on Tuesday.
Gasoline prices fell 2 cents in Rhode Island and Massachusetts, the third consecutive week of declines, according to AAA Northeast.
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The Markit Economics preliminary July index of U.S. manufacturing improved slightly from the weakest reading since October 2013.
PBN Web EditorTwitter: @loristabile
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Ava Anderson Non Toxic is moving to the American Tourister Mill in Warren on Aug. 1.
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Rob Levine & Associates, a personal injury law firm, is offering free car rides in Providence and Newport as part of a marketing effort.