Top five business blunders of 2013

Investor confidence in the US picked up strongly over the past year, with markets hitting record highs. But a number of high-profile businesses still found time to make some pretty disastrous errors in judgement.

With the New Year fast approaching it feels like a good time to look back at the year that was for business in the US.

US stocks have pretty much risen in a straight line throughout 2013, hitting record highs along the way and helping to restore investor confidence which, let’s not forget, was much shakier this time last year.


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