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2011-05-17 10:53:11

A leaked memo from Hewlett-Packard (HP) CEO Leo Apotheker warns of “another tough quarter”, underscoring concerns about the growth strategy of the company and the challenges facing its fresh leader.

2011-01-21 05:45:00

Hewlett-Packard Co announced a shakeup of its board of directors on Thursday as the company faces growing scrutiny for its ouster of former CEO Mark Hurd six months ago amid allegations of sexual harassment.

2008-11-07 00:00:14

HP (NYSE:HPQ) today announced that it has appointed Pete Bocian to serve as executive vice president and chief administrative officer.

2008-11-04 18:00:08

HP (NYSE:HPQ): What: HP will conduct a live audio webcast of its conference call covering earnings for the fourth fiscal quarter ended Oct. 31, 2008.

2008-09-24 18:00:20

HP (NYSE:HPQ) today announced that Raj Gupta, chairman and chief executive officer of Rohm and Haas Company, has been elected to serve on the HP board of directors. Gupta will join the board in January 2009, bringing the total number of members to 11, ten of whom are outside directors.

2008-09-22 15:00:25

HP (NYSE:HPQ) today announced that the Hewlett-Packard Company Foundation has made a cash grant of $500,000 to the American Red Cross "Hurricanes of 2008," supporting efforts to bring relief to those affected by this year's hurricane season, including Hurricane Ike, which has left thousands in Texas and Louisiana without access to food, fuel or electricity.

2008-08-05 18:00:17

HP (NYSE:HPQ): What: HP (NYSE:HPQ) will conduct a live audio webcast of its conference call covering earnings for the third fiscal quarter ended July 31, 2008.

2008-07-25 18:00:31

The HP (NYSE:HPQ) board of directors has declared a regular cash dividend of 8 cents per share on the company's common stock. The dividend, the fourth in HP's fiscal year 2008, is payable on Oct. 1, 2008, to stockholders of record as of the close of business on Sept. 10, 2008.

Word of the Day
  • A handkerchief.
  • Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
  • In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.
The word 'sudarium' comes from a Latin word meaning 'a handkerchief'.