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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: Citigroup likely to take $20 billion hit from Republicans’ tax plan

Citigroup Inc. finance chief John Gerspach said Wednesday the bank is likely to take a hit of about $20 billion to profits under the tax plans recently passed by Congress......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 7th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: CVS to acquire health insurer Aetna in year’s biggest deal, valued at $69 billion

Aetna shares are up 50% in 2017, and premium offered by CVS piles another 14% on top of that......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 3rd, 2017

CVS to Buy Aetna for $69 Billion - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalCVS to Buy Aetna for $69 BillionWall Street JournalCVS Health Corp. has agreed to buy Aetna Inc. for about $69 billion in.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsDec 3rd, 2017

Disney re-enters talks to buy parts of Fox

Negotiations to buy parts of 21st Century Fox are heating up, as The Walt Disney Co. has re-entered talks to buy part of the media giant, The Wall Street Journal reported Saturday. Disney (NYSE: DIS) and Fox (NASDAQ: FOX) ended talks last month when they.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 2nd, 2017

CVS reportedly close to acquiring Aetna in $66B deal

CVS Health Corp. is in talks to purchase Aetna Inc. for more than $66 billion, the Wall Street Journal is reporting. The Journal said the companies are in late-stage talks of negotiations for a deal that would create a wide-ranging health care leviat.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 30th, 2017

CVS and Aetna are reportedly nearing a $66 billion deal (CVS, AET)

Brendan McDermid/Reuters CVS is very close to buying Aetna, according to The Wall Street Journal.  A deal would likely be valued at between $200 and $205 per Aetna share, t.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 30th, 2017

Alibaba is planning to issue up to $7 billion of dollar-denominated bonds

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. has started marketing a dollar-denominated bond deal in its second visit to the bond markets in three years, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday. The deal is expected to include maturities stre.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 29th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: U.K. theater chain Cineworld makes $3.6 billion bid for Regal Entertainment

British movie theater operator Cineworld Group PLC has made an offer for American counterpart Regal Entertainment Group, Regal confirmed Tuesday afternoon......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 28th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank seeks Uber shares at 30% discount from $68 billion valuation

SoftBank Group Corp. has told stakeholders in Uber Technologies Inc. that it will initially offer to buy shares at a nearly 30% discount to the company’s most recent valuation of $68 billion, according to a person familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 28th, 2017

Meredith to buy Time Inc. for $1.85 billion: report

Meredith Corp. has agreed to a deal to buy Time Inc. in a magazine-industry consolidation valued at $1.85 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported Sunday. The Journal repor.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Meredith bets on magazine industry with $1.85 billion Time purchase

Meredith Corp., the publ.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 26th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Alibaba to buy $2.9 billion stake in Chinese hypermarket chain

Alibaba says it will buy 36% of China’s second-largest big-box retailer, Sun Art Retail Group, as part of its push into brick-and-mortar stores, which should help expand its reach into fresh foods......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 20th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Toshiba plans to issue $5.3 billion in new shares to avoid delisting

Toshiba Corp. said it would raise ¥600 billion ($5.3 billion) through the sale of new shares to foreign funds, a step to avoid a delisting from the Tokyo Stock Exchange if the planned sale of its chip unit is delayed......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 19th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Marvell said to be near $6 billion deal to buy chip maker Cavium

Marvell Technology Group Ltd. is nearing a deal to buy chip maker Cavium Inc. for about $6 billion, an acquisition that would create a bigger and more well-rounded competitor to industry giants like Intel Corp. and Broadcom Ltd......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 19th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Volkswagen plans $12 billion electric-car blitz in China

Volkswagen AG and its Chinese partners will jointly invest nearly $12 billion by 2025 in developing electric cars for the local market, VW’s China chief executive said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Vanguard on pace to collect a record $350 billion in new investor cash

The money management giant, which has quadrupled in size over the last eight years, is about to get even bigger as it is set to beat its prior record by $27 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 16th, 2017