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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: Hewlett Packard Enterprise raises dividend, will return $2.5 billion to shareholders

Hewlett Packard Enterprise Co. approved $5 billion more to buy back stock as part of a pledge to return most of its cash to shareholders and gave a mixed view for 2018......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Gilead shares rise after FDA approves cell-therapy drug Yescarta

Gilead Sciences Inc.’s $11 billion bet on Kite Pharma Inc. is poised to pay off, with the approval Wednesday of Kite’s flagship cell-therapy treatment for advanced lymphoma patients......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Qualcomm CEO still expects NXP deal to close later this year

Qualcomm Inc. said its $39 billion acquisition of NXP Semiconductors NV is on schedule to close by the end of the year, paving the way for it to be a major player in autonomous driving......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 17th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Newark, N.J., makes $7 billion pitch for new Amazon headquarters

New Jersey is making a high-dollar pitch for Newark as Amazon.com Inc.’s second headquarters, offering up to $7 billion in state and city tax incentives......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Bayer agrees $7 billion sale of assets to BASF, in aid of Monsanto megadeal

The German chemical giant will sell parts of its crop-science business to rival BASF, a bid to assuage regulators concerned about its planned purchase of Monsanto......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 13th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg wants a billion virtual-reality users

Facebook Inc. Chief Executive Mark Zuckerberg announced an ambitious goal of getting a billion people into virtual reality and said he wants to ensure the technology is “a force for good.”.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

Earnings Season Could Test Airline ETF

Delta Air Lines Inc. (NYSE: DAL), the second-largest U.S. airline, steps into the earnings confessional this morning with Wall Street expecting earnings per share of $1.53 on revenue of just over $11 billion. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaOct 11th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: The market for cyberinsurance is soaring

One research firm forecasts the global market for cyberinsurance may reach $14 billion by 2022.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Alibaba to triple investment in cutting-edge research to $15 billion

The Chinese e-commerce giant says it will nearly triple spending on R&D over the next three years, as it seeks to keep pace with Western rivals such as Google and Amazon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 11th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Panama Canal’s $5 billion bet pays off as U.S.-bound transits rise

Ocean operators switch some sailings from the Suez Canal, as bigger ships can cross using the new expanded Panama Canal locks to reach U.S. East Coast, driving an “unprecedented” increase, says canal administrator......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2017

6 Stocks To Watch For October 4, 2017

Some of the stocks that may grab investor focus today are: Wall Street expects PepsiCo, Inc. (NYSE: PEP) to report quarterly earnings at $1.43 per share on revenue of $16.30 billion before the opening bell. PepsiCo shares sl.....»»

Category: earningsSource: benzingaOct 4th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Ford to ‘attack’ costs, shift focus to SUVs, trucks, electric cars

Ford Motor Co. will shift about $7 billion toward the development of more trucks and sport-utility vehicles while “attacking” costs, part of new Chief Executive Jim Hackett’s strategic plan for the No. 2 U.S. auto maker......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: CenturyLink’s $25 billion deal for Level 3 gets Justice Dept. approval

The U.S. Justice Department agreed to clear CenturyLink Inc.’s $25 billion takeover of Level 3 Communications Inc. if the telecom providers shed some of their fiber-optic infrastructure, moving the deal one step closer to closing......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 2nd, 2017

Volkswagen to Take New $2.9 Billion Charge From Diesel Scandal - Wall Street Journal (subscription)

Wall Street Journal (subscription)Volkswagen to Take New $2.9 Billio.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsSep 29th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Toshiba reaches agreement to sell chip unit to Bain-Apple consortium for $17.7 billion

After a hotly contested race to acquire Toshiba’s memory-chip unit, a consortium led by Bain Capital, which includes Apple, appears to have won, with a deal for $17.7 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 28th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Owners of unfinished South Carolina nuclear plant sell settlement to Citibank for $1.8 billion

The owners of an unfinished nuclear power plant in South Carolina have agreed to sell at a discount their shares of a $2.17 billion settlement with Toshiba Corp., which agreed to cover costs for the project which was canceled over the summer......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 27th, 2017