New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
December 9, 2013
05:48 EDTCG, APOCarlyle Group-owned firm buys Linens 'N Things brand, WSJ reports
The Linens 'N Things brand, an e-commerce company reincarnated from a defunct housewares chain, is changing hands again. A company owned by Carlyle Group reached a deal to buy the Linens 'N Things name from a group of liquidation and brand-turnaround specialists that purchased it out of bankruptcy proceedings several years ago, sources say, reports the Wall Street Journal. Reference Link
News For CG;APO From The Last 14 Days
Check below for free stories on CG;APO the last two weeks.
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
April 15, 2014
16:20 EDTAPOCaelus Energy Alaska, Apollo Global announce partnership
Caelus Energy Alaska and affiliates of Apollo Global Management (APO) have formed a strategic partnership to invest in oil and gas properties in Alaska. Caelus has closed its first transaction, the acquisition of Pioneer Natural Resources' (PXD) Alaskan oil and gas business, for $300M in cash, subject to adjustments, plus other consideration. Caelus, headquartered in Dallas has an executive management team led by CEO James C. Musselman and a technical team led by Chief Technical Officer Kenny Goh. Among other things, Mr. Musselman previously led Kosmos Energy, which discovered the 1 billion-plus barrel Jubilee field off the West African coast, and Triton Energy, which was acquired by Amerada Hess for $3.2B. Apollo funds have the opportunity to invest up to $1B in Caelus to develop the company's existing assets and to pursue acquisitions or other additional investments.
08:19 EDTCGJohnson & Johnson sees deal to sell K-Y brand to Reckitt closing mid-year
Sees sees deal to sell K-Y brand to Reckitt Benckiser (RBGPF) closing mid-year. Says offer from Carlyle Group (CG) to acquire Ortho-Clinical Diagnostics expected to close mid-year. Comments from slides that will be presented on the Q1 earnings conference call.
07:49 EDTCGCarlyle co-CEO see more listed PE firms, focus on emerging markets, Reuters says
Subscribe for More Information
April 11, 2014
07:02 EDTCGCarlyle Group names Jeff Holland as head of private client group
Subscribe for More Information
April 10, 2014
07:49 EDTAPOApollo, EQT, Blackstone mull offers for Gas Natural unit, Bloomberg says
Subscribe for More Information
April 9, 2014
10:06 EDTCGOn The Fly: Analyst Upgrade Summary
AmSurg (AMSG) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Cantor... CBOE Holdings (CBOE) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... Carlyle Group (CG) upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer... FireEye (FEYE) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Topeka... Fortune Brands (FBHS) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... Gray Television (GTN) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Hibbett Sports (HIBB) upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray... LinkedIn (LNKD) upgraded to Buy from Hold at Topeka... Mallinckrodt (MNK) upgraded to Buy from Neutral at UBS... NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) upgraded to Strong Buy from Outperform at Raymond James... Nexstar (NXST) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Penn National (PENN) upgraded to Overweight from Equalweight at Barclays... Philip Morris (PM) upgraded to Neutral from Reduce at Nomura... SAIC (SAIC) upgraded to Market Perform from Underperform at Wells Fargo... Sinclair Broadcast (SBGI) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Wells Fargo... Yelp (YELP) upgraded to Buy from Fair Value at CRT Capital... Danaher (DHR) upgraded to Strong Buy from Buy at ISI Group... Quanex (NX) upgraded at BB&T... Omnicell (OMCL) upgraded at Craig-Hallum... Volkswagen (VLKAY) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at Bernstein... Magna (MGA) upgraded to Neutral from Sell at Citigroup... Actavis (ACT) upgraded to Positive from Neutral at Susquehanna... E-Trade (ETFC) upgraded to Neutral from Underperform at BofA/Merrill... AmerisourceBergen (ABC) upgraded to Outperform from Market Perform at FBR Capital... CONSOL (CNX) upgraded to Outperform from Neutral at Macquarie.
07:13 EDTCGCarlyle Group upgraded at Oppenheimer
As noted earlier, Oppenheimer upgraded Carlyle Group to Outperform from Perform. The firm has a positive outlook on private equity based asset managers in general, and believes that Carlyle is better positioned than most of its peers to contend with markets that could be choppy this year, given the diversification of its investments. Target $41.
06:41 EDTCGCarlyle Group upgraded to Outperform from Perform at Oppenheimer
Subscribe for More Information
April 3, 2014
10:00 EDTAPOOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
Subscribe for More Information
06:46 EDTCGBlackstone, Carlyle look into bid for Singapore's Goodpack, Reuters says
Blackstone (BX) and Carlyle Group (CG) are considering a bid for Singapore's Goodpack, according to Reuters, citing people familiar with the matter. The sources said both companies had meetings this week with Goodpack, but there is no guarantee a deal with transpire as a result. Reference Link
06:16 EDTAPOApollo Globalinitiated with an Outperform at Bernstein
Subscribe for More Information

Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.

I agree to the theflyonthewall.com disclaimer & terms of use