New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
May 15, 2014
10:15 EDTEBAY, KKR, WMB, CZR, APC, ADT, ACT, DG, GM, KMILeon Cooperman gives quarterly update on stakes
NEW STAKES: Dollar General (DG)... Actavis (ACT)... ADT Corp. (ADT)... Anadarko (APC). INCREASED STAKES: Caesar's (CZR)... eBay (EBAY)... Sprint (S)... KKR & Co. (KKR). DECREASED STAKES: Kinder Morgan (KMI). LIQUIDATED STAKES: General Motors (GM)... Williams (WMB).
News For EBAY;GM;DG;ACT;ADT;APC;CZR;WMB;KKR;KMI From The Last 14 Days
Sign up for a free trial to see the rest of the stories you've been missing.
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | all recent news | >>
September 17, 2014
09:06 EDTACTNew York AG files antitrust lawsuit against Actavis
Subscribe for More Information
08:28 EDTDGFamily Dollar board rejects Dollar General's 'illusory' tender offer
Family Dollar Stores (FDO) announced that its Board of Directors unanimously recommends that Family Dollar’s shareholders reject the unsolicited conditional tender offer made by Dollar General Corporation (DG) and not tender their shares. In conjunction with its rejection of Dollar General’s offer, Family Dollar’s Board unanimously reaffirms its recommendation in support of the transaction with Dollar Tree (DLTR). The terms of the tender offer are the same as those in the proposal made by Dollar General on September 2, 2014, which the Board of Directors of Family Dollar unanimously rejected on September 5, 2014, on the basis of antitrust regulatory considerations. Howard R. Levine, Chairman and CEO of Family Dollar, said, “Our Board of Directors, with the assistance of outside advisors and consultants, reviewed all aspects of Dollar General’s tender offer and concluded unanimously that this highly conditional Offer is illusory because, as Dollar General is well aware, the Offer cannot close on the terms proposed. Tenders into the Dollar General Offer will be meaningless since there is no way that Dollar General can purchase shares that are tendered.” Levine added, “The terms of the Dollar General Offer are no different from those in its most recent unsolicited proposal, which was previously and unanimously rejected by our Board of Directors based on antitrust regulatory considerations. There is a very real and material risk that the transaction proposed by Dollar General would fail to close, after a lengthy and disruptive review process. Accordingly, our Board has rejected Dollar General’s tender offer and reaffirmed its support of the transaction with Dollar Tree, which delivers attractive value in the form of immediate upfront cash and upside participation in a combined Dollar Tree-Family Dollar entity, as well as closing certainty.” Ed Garden, a Family Dollar director and co-founder and Chief Investment Officer at Trian Fund Management, L.P., a large shareholder of the Company, stated, “We are focused on delivering to Family Dollar shareholders the highest value with certainty, and the Dollar Tree transaction does just that. Dollar Tree has taken the antitrust risk off the table by committing to divest as many stores as necessary to obtain antitrust clearance. We remain fully committed to the Dollar Tree transaction.”
08:27 EDTDGFamily Dollar board rejects Dollar General's 'illusory' tender offer
Subscribe for More Information
07:37 EDTGMEU car registrations up 2.1% in August, up 5.6% in July
The European Automobile Manufacturers Association reported new passenger car registrations were up by 5.6% in July and by 2.1% in August. Eight months into the year, demand for new cars amounted to 8,336,159 units, or 6.0% more than in the same period last year, the group noted. Publicly traded automakers include Fiat (FIATY), Ford (F), General Motors (GM), Honda (HMC), Nissan (NSANY), Toyota (TM) and Volkswagen (VLKAY).
07:26 EDTGMGM to cut supply, but not prices, as it seeks to revive Cadillac, WSJ says
Subscribe for More Information
September 16, 2014
13:09 EDTGMGeneral Motors to add third shift, 750 jobs at Wentzville Assembly plant
Subscribe for More Information
12:19 EDTGMGM ups U.S. mid-sized pickup production, Reuters says
Subscribe for More Information
11:51 EDTACTOECD looks to close tax loopholes with new proposals
Subscribe for More Information
09:44 EDTWMBMorgan Stanley to hold a summit
Subscribe for More Information
08:46 EDTGMGeneral Motors concerns about Ford's new F-Series are overdone, says Goldman
Goldman believes concerns about Ford's new F-Series impact on General Motors is overdone. The analyst said investors are underestimating F-150 capacity constraints if the launch is successful, which will limit General Motors share loss.
07:42 EDTAPCDeutsche Bank to hold a conference
Subscribe for More Information
07:26 EDTGMUltima Media to hold a conference
Subscribe for More Information
06:54 EDTGMGM's Opel realigns Russian operations
Subscribe for More Information
06:43 EDTGMNHTSA exec knocks GM for distorted recall protocol, Reuters says
The acting administrator of the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration David Friedman said that GM placed its own reputation before customer safety when it did not quickly report and recall vehicles that are now connected to at least 19 deaths, according to Reuters, citing comments from Friedman. Friedman said that he has been meeting with top worldwide car manufactures to develop a "new normal" for safety recall protocol. Reference Link
06:42 EDTEBAYPayPal running ads against Apple Pay, Business Insider reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:38 EDTGMGM Opel unit to reduce production in Russia, Reuters says
Subscribe for More Information
06:32 EDTKKRKKR signs term sheet to provide $164.2M financing to Indian company
Subscribe for More Information
06:30 EDTGMNHTSA chief calls for 'new normal' for recalls, Detroit News reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:06 EDTACTActavis, subsidiary sued by NY attorney general, Reuters says
New York attorney general Eric Schneiderman filed a lawsuit versus Actavis and its subsidiary, Forest Laboratories, to impede the firms from stopping its Alzheimer's medication production, claiming that they were aiming to illegally maintain a monopolistic stance, according to Reuters, citing comments from Schneiderman. Reference Link
05:45 EDTKKRPioneer, KKR agree to Pioneer DJ share purchase
Subscribe for More Information
1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | all recent news | >>

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