New User:

-or-
Username:
Password:
Forgot your password?

Stock Market & Financial Investment News

News Breaks
January 16, 2013
05:55 EDTFAST, FAST, UNH, UNH, PNC, PNC, HBAN, HBAN, C, C, BLK, BLK, BBT, BBT, APH, APH, BAC, BAC, FITB, FITBCompanies reporting Before the Market Open on Thursday, January 17th
Notable companies reporting before the opening bell include Amphenol (APH), Bank of America (BAC), BB&T (BBT), BlackRock (BLK), Citigroup (C), Fastenal (FAST), Fifth Third Bancorp (FITB),Huntington Bancshares (HBAN), PNC Financial (PNC) and UnitedHealth (UNH).
News For FITB;BAC;APH;BBT;BLK;C;HBAN;PNC;UNH;FAST 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 | all recent news | >>
November 12, 2014
07:53 EDTBBTBB&T to host conference call
Conference call to discuss acquisition of Susquehanna Bancshares will be held on November 12 at 8:30 am. Webcast Link
07:31 EDTUNHUnitedHealth announces formation of office of the CEO
Subscribe for More Information
07:28 EDTBAC, CBofA/Merrill to hold a conference
Subscribe for More Information
07:04 EDTBBTBB&T to acquire Susquehanna Bancshares for approximately $2.5B
BB&T (BBT) and Susquehanna (SUSQ) announced the signing of a definitive agreement under which BB&T will acquire Susquehanna in a cash and stock transaction for total consideration valued at approximately $2.5B.In connection with the acquisition, BB&T plans to establish three new banking regions encompassing certain markets in Pennsylvania and New Jersey. BB&T also plans to integrate its Baltimore region with Susquehanna's. These four regions are expected to be led by legacy Susquehanna executives. Under the terms of the agreement, which was approved by the boards of each company, shareholders of Susquehanna will receive as merger consideration 0.253 shares of BB&T common stock and $4.05 in cash for each share of Susquehanna common stock. The merger consideration is valued at $13.50 per share based on the average closing price of BB&T over the 45 trading days ending on November 10, 2014. BB&T expects to incur pre-tax merger and integration costs of approximately $250M and expects to achieve annual cost savings of approximately $160M. BB&T expects this acquisition to be accretive to earnings per share in the first full year excluding one-time charges and expects the transaction to exceed its IRR hurdle. This acquisition is subject to customary closing conditions including regulatory approvals and approval of Susquehanna shareholders.
07:02 EDTBBTBB&T to acquire Susquehanna Bancshares for approximately $2.5B
Subscribe for More Information
06:50 EDTBLKBlackRock to reorganize sales force, Reuters reports
BlackRock is dividing its sales force into two groups: wirehouses and independent broker dealers, starting in January, according to Reuters, which cited a memo it obtained. The company also hired Lee Beck, a former managing director with J.P. Morgan Funds, to oversee sales to wirehouses, the news service stated. Reference Link
06:12 EDTCCFTC fines five banks $1.4B for manipulation of FX benchmark rates
Subscribe for More Information
06:05 EDTCFCA fines five banks $1.7B over FX trading operations
Subscribe for More Information
November 11, 2014
14:30 EDTCBanks to be hit with billions in fines for currency manipulation, Telegraph says
Subscribe for More Information
12:55 EDTUNHWorkarounds to likely protect insurers from Supreme Court decision, says Wedbush
Subscribe for More Information
11:56 EDTBACAmerican Commercial weighs sale with value of over $1B, Financial Times says
Subscribe for More Information
09:37 EDTCActive equity options trading
Subscribe for More Information
07:14 EDTCJudge allows Citigroup to process next Argentina bond payout, Reuters reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:59 EDTBACBank of America's head of FICC trading to retire by year-end, WSJ reports
Bank of America's head of global fixed income, currencies and commodities trading trading, David Sobotka, will retire by year-end, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing an internal memo sent to employees. Sobotka is planning to take some time off before deciding on his next steps. Sources say BofA will name Sobotka's replacement by the end of the year. Reference Link
November 10, 2014
07:08 EDTBLKCredit Suisse to hold a conference
2014 Boston Financials 1:1 Conference to be held in Boston on November 10-11.
06:53 EDTBACBank of America, U.S. Bancorp settle bond trustee class action, Reuters says
Subscribe for More Information
06:46 EDTBAC, CRegulators set new capital buffer rule for banks, Reuters reports
Global banks should have buffers of bonds or equity worth 16%-20% of their risk-weighted assets, beginning in January 2019, The Financial Stability Board decided, according to Reuters. The board said the buffer would prevent the need for government bailouts, the news service explained. Publicly traded global banks include Bank of America (BAC), Citigroup (C), Goldman Sachs (GS), JPMorgan (JPM), Morgan Stanley (MS), U.S. Bancorp (USB) Wells Fargo (WFC), Banco Santander (SAN), Barclays (BCS), Credit Suisse (CS), Deutsche Bank (DB), HSBC (HSBC), ING Groep (ING), Lloyds Banking (LYG), RBS (RBS) and UBS (UBS). Reference Link
06:37 EDTCSumitomo Mitsui in lead for Citigroup's Japan retail operations, WSJ reports
Subscribe for More Information
06:18 EDTCUBS to settle misconduct allegations at precious metals trading unit, FT reports
Subscribe for More Information
November 9, 2014
13:00 EDTBACBofA looks for additional SEC sanctions to be waved, Bloomberg says
Subscribe for More Information
1 | 2 | 3 | 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