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The Wall Street Journal: NYSE Arca outage affects $150 billion in ETFs

A glitch snarled closing trading in dozens of exchange-traded funds late Monday at the New York Stock Exchange’s Arca platform, in one of the largest trading snafus of 2017......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 21st, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Snapchat parent sets IPO valuation at up to $22.2 billion

Even at low end of Snap’s expected range — between $19.5 billion and $22.2 billion — the NYSE launch would be the largest U.S.-listed tech offering since Alibaba......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchFeb 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: NYSE ETF trading platform hit by technical glitch

NYSE Arca halted trading for 15 minutes Monday morning after the all-electronic exchange, and the largest U.S. trading venue for exchange-traded funds, suffered a technical glitch......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 19th, 2016

Valeant"s Salix Story: To Sell Or Not To Sell?

Shares of Valeant Pharmaceuticals Intl Inc (NYSE: VRX) soared Tuesday after The Wall Street Journal reported the company is in talks to sell its Salix unit for up to $10 billion......»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaNov 2nd, 2016

AT&T agrees to buy Time Warner for $80 billion

AT&T Inc. has a deal to buy Time Warner Inc. for about $80 billion, The Wall Street Journal is reporting. The Journal, attributing the news to people familiar with the plans, reported that AT&T (NYSE: T) will buy Time Warner for between $105 and $110 per.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsOct 22nd, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Amazon wins $1.5 billion tax dispute with IRS

Amazon.com Inc. prevailed over the Internal Revenue Service in a more than $1.5 billion dispute over the online retailer’s transactions with a Luxembourg subsidiary......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 23rd, 2017

10 Stocks To Watch For March 23, 2017

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are: Wall Street expects Accenture Plc (NYSE: ACN) to report quarterly earnings at $1.3 per share on revenue of $8.34 billion before the opening bell. Accenture shares gained 0.41 percent t.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 23rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: $2.6 billion bailout package offered to Korean shipbuilder Daewoo

Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co.’s state-run creditors on Thursday unveiled a 2.9 trillion won ($2.6 billion) rescue package for the South Korean shipbuilder, which has been hurt by massive losses from its offshore projects......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 23rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Washington Cos.’s $1.1 billion bid for Dominion Diamond hits impasse

Canadian miner Dominion Diamond Corp. received a $1.1 billion bid from a privately held conglomerate in Montana but the two sides are at a negotiating impasse, setting the stage for a public takeover fight......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 19th, 2017

5 Stocks To Watch For March 17, 2017

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are: Wall Street expects Tiffany & Co. (NYSE: TIF) to report quarterly earnings at $1.39 per share on revenue of $1.22 billion b.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaMar 17th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: KKR, CDPQ said to be near $2 billion joint bid to buy USI Insurance

KKR & Co. and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec are nearing a deal to jointly acquire insurance broker USI Insurance Services for about $2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: KKR said to be near $2 billion deal to buy USI Insurance

KKR & Co. is nearing a deal to acquire insurance broker USI Insurance Services for about $2 billion, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: ABC News headed for trial over ‘pink slime’ report on U.S. beef

A judge in South Dakota has cleared the way to trial of a lawsuit claiming ABC News “pink slime” coverage caused $1.9 billion worth of damage to the business of Beef Products Inc., which makes the meat product tagged with the term......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Hudson’s Bay in talks to buy private-equity owned Neiman Marcus

Luxury department-store chain has about $5 billion of debt and has hired advisers to help with a potential sale of the company......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Private-equity owned Neiman Marcus hires advisers to explore its strategic options

Luxury department-store chain has about $5 billion of debt......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Dalian Wanda’s deal to buy Dick Clark Productions is dead, says Eldridge

Dalian Wanda Group Co.’s $1 billion deal to buy Dick Clark Productions Inc. is dead, says Eldridge Industries, the production company’s owner......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 14th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: To cut trade deficit, White House will urge Japan, Germany to buy American

The Trump administration plans to press Japan, Germany and other nations with which the U.S. has large trade deficits, to buy more U.S.-made commercial and military products as a way to boost jobs and reduce the nation’s $500 billion trade deficit......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: GE agrees $3.4 billion deal to sell water business to Suez, Canadian pension fund

France’s Suez and Caisse de dépôt et placement du Québec are buying GE Water in a deal that values the unit at about $3.4 billion, the two companies said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: AT&T glitch causes 911 outage around the country

Police departments and government officials across the country reported a 911 outage Wednesday evening that prevented some AT&T customers from contacting emergency responders......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 8th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Instacart valued at $3.4 billion after latest funding round

Instacart has added $300 million to $400 million to its coffers in a new funding round that values the grocery delivery company at about $3.4 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 7th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Hedge funds reach for gold in MF Global lawsuit against PwC

No stranger to big bets, hedge-fund founder Nader Tavakoli is making perhaps his boldest bet yet—that he can win a $3 billion malpractice suit against a Big Four accounting firm......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 6th, 2017