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Groupon pursues acquisition as it faces pressure from investors

The target could be Yelp Inc., the San Francisco-based online-review company, according to two other people familiar with the situation......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 11th, 2019

Groupon pursues acquisition as it faces pressure from investors

The target could be Yelp Inc., the San Francisco-based online-review company, according to two other people familiar with the situation......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralSep 11th, 2019

BP faces investor push to beef up fight against climate change

BP will face pressure at a meeting next week to set tougher targets to combat climate change, the latest signal from investors that they want the oil and gas industry to do more to clean up its act......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 17th, 2019

GE Chief Gives Cautious Outlook for Power Business

General Electric CEO John Flannery warned investors Wednesday that the company’s big power business faces years of pressure and reminded them that major changes at the conglomerate will take some time......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjMay 23rd, 2018

Comcast Hunts for Additional Cash in Pursuit of 21st Century Fox Assets

Comcast is exploring tie-ups with private-equity investors or strategic partners that could provide additional capital as the cable giant pursues a costly acquisition of 21st Century Fox’s entertainment assets......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJun 27th, 2018

EBay to Pay Its First-Ever Dividend

EBay said it would pay a 14-cent dividend in March, its first ever, as the company faces pressure from hedge-fund investors to improve shareholder returns......»»

Category: smallbizSource: wsjJan 30th, 2019

Deutsche CEO faces investor pressure on investment bank: sources

Deutsche Bank said it has done enough to get its investment bank back on track as Chief Executive Christian Sewing came under renewed pressure from top investors......»»

Category: topSource: reutersFeb 14th, 2019

Wall Street retreats ahead of Fed decision as FedEx weighs

U.S. stocks came under pressure on Wednesday as investors waited for the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates and clues about its future monetary policy, while a profit warning by FedEx weighed on sentiment......»»

Category: topSource: reuters7 hr. 13 min. ago

Wall Street dips as FedEx issues profit warning; all eyes on Fed

U.S. stocks came under pressure on Wednesday after a profit warning by FedEx, while investors waited for a decision on interest rates and clues on the future of U.S. monetary policy from the Federal Reserve......»»

Category: topSource: reuters7 hr. 58 min. ago

Private Equity Faces Mounting Political Pressure, Pt. 1

Elizabeth Warren wants to overhaul the PE industryRelated Stocks: BRK.A, BRK.B,.....»»

Category: blogSource: gurufocus8 hr. 58 min. ago

Wall Street edges lower as FedEx profit warning drags; Fed in focus

U.S. stocks came under pressure on Wednesday after FedEx issued a profit warning, while investors waited for the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates in what has been a rocky week for global markets......»»

Category: topSource: reuters9 hr. 13 min. ago

Saudi Aramco pursues IPO planning despite attack damage doubts

Saudi Aramco is pressing ahead with its listing plans this week, although some investors and analysts doubt it can now meet its timeline as it has not said when oil output will be restored after attacks on its facilities......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 17th, 2019

WSJ: Groupon Eyeing M&A, Yelp Could Be The Target

With its shareholders uneasy about its financials and valuation, Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) is pursuing an acquisition, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday.& read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 12th, 2019

Yelp may be target in Groupon"s large acquisition plans, WSJ says

See the rest of the story here. Theflyonthewall.com provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallSep 11th, 2019

Yelp stock gains after report of Groupon acquisition interest

Shares in Yelp Inc. gained in after-hours trading Wednesday .....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 11th, 2019

Hong Kong Exchange faces uphill battle with $39 billion bid for LSE

Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd (HKEX) unveiled a $39 billion takeover approach to the London Stock Exchange Plc (LSE) on Wednesday that received a cool response from investors concerned about its regulatory and financial hurdles......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 11th, 2019

Align Technology: Not Putting A Smile On Investors Faces Yet

Align Technology: Not Putting A Smile On Investors Faces Yet.....»»

Category: topSource: seekingalphaSep 11th, 2019

Bond Report: Treasury yields rise as investors look past weak China data, focus on potential stimulus

Treasurys see renewed pressure Monday, pushing up yields, as investors look past downbeat China data over the weekend to focus on stimulus prospects ahead of this week’s European Central Bank meeting......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 9th, 2019

Nissan CEO Saikawa tells some executives he plans to resign: Nikkei

Nissan Motor Co Chief Executive Hiroto Saikawa has told some executives he plans to resign, the Nikkei newspaper reported on Sunday, as he faces increasing pressure over corporate governance......»»

Category: topSource: reutersSep 8th, 2019

The Wall Street Journal: China frees up $126 billion for lending with reserve-ratio cut

China’s central bank will unleash roughly 900 billion yuan ($126 billion) into the financial system, in an effort to boost lending as the world’s second-largest economy faces increasing pressure from a trade war with the U.S......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 6th, 2019

Bed Bath & Beyond to close underperforming stores and reduce $1B of inventory

It's under heavy pressure this year from activist investors......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 5th, 2019