Is it just a number, or does cracking through a milestone mean something for the market? The Dow Jones Industrial Average(DJINDICES:$INDU) is over 20,000! The media is lauding this feat, but should investors break out party hats and noisemakers? Is it a real accomplishment, or just a number?   Dow 20,000...

Yachts Miami Beach plans a high-end show By Martin Lenkowsky Yachts Miami Beach aims to attract an exclusive crowd this year by featuring a new VIP experience on the Grand Floridian, a 130-foot yacht with four decks. The show runs Thursday, Feb. 16, through Monday, Feb. 20, with...

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► Northlake Promenade Shoppes, an 82,966-square-foot retail center anchored by Publix, sold for $12.6 million in North Palm Beach. ► Delray Beach’s WMPH Vacations acquired CruiseNow.com, a North Carolina-based company that owns last-minute cruise-deal websites iCruise.com and CruiseCheap.com. ► Palm Beach County’s sales tax has increased to...

►Cushman & Wakefield negotiated the $22.75 million sale of Comcast’s 91,872-square-foot operations and call center, 15800 S.W. 25th St., Miramar, to Key Biscayne-based ATCG. ►Aviation Inflatables has moved its 69 employees to 1655 N.W. 136th Ave., Sunrise, and announced plans to add 40 jobs. ►Metropica has launched...

► The University of Miami Health System inked a deal with Walgreens, in which the university’s UHealth will manage clinical services at the 17 South Florida locations that offer them. ► The Florida Department of Transportation plans to open price proposals in April for a revamped...

Manny Perdomo returns to lead SunTrust in South Florida Manuel M. Perdomo started out as a bank teller who struggled to balance his register the first day, but he’s carved out a career working for some of the nation’s biggest banks—currently serving as president, CEO and...