The road to Ronda Rousey could begin, finally, in "Sin City" later this year. And the stage couldn't be any bigger for the promotion's high-profile women's free agent acquisition. It's time to show what you got. Holly Holm's Ultimate...Show More Summary
DirecTV's been saying for months that it was close to an agreement — and it was important: AT&T could have ditched its acquisition agreement for the No. 1 satellite company if it did not renew NFL Sunday Ticket. But today they made it official, giving DirecTV shares a modest 1.3% lift in after market trading. Show More Summary
For the first time ever, scientists have witnessed the acquisition and spread of a new behavior — two new feeding methods — among wild chimpanzees. It's an 'extraordinarily rare' observation that points to the origins of social learning in both chimps and humans. Read more...
Gannett announced today the completion of its previously announced acquisition of the remaining 73% interest in Cars.com, for $1.8 billion. In August, Gannett announced its decision to split its broadcasting and newspaper businesses, which includes 46 television stations and 81 local U.S. Show More Summary
Well, here's something that's interesting and a little bit flimsy all at the same time. Ever since Disney picked up the rights to Indiana Jones from Paramount Pictures to complete their acquisition of properties from Lucasfilm, there...Show More Summary
Speculation that Achillion could be a takeover target was dampened following Johnson & Johnson's acquisition of Alios this week.
US SecDef Chuck Hagel and Acquisition defense chief Frank Kendall met with Indian Prime Minister Modi. They have a list of potential cooperative projects, but Kendall downplayed [Reuters] expectations of any immediate major announcements. Show More Summary
By AtonRa Partners: Symantec (NASDAQ:SYMC) announced last week the appointment of Michael A. Brown as permanent CEO. This is quite a surprising move as Mr. Brown, who had been appointed interim CEO in the wake of Steve Bennett's firing a few months ago, had initially expressed his wishes not to be considered for the permanent role. Show More Summary
GTT has made another inorganic move with the acquisition of UNSi. It’s a $40M deal that will add $55M in annualized revenues, boosting GTT’s turnover to somewhere near $250M and taking them into some new lines of business. … [visit site to read more]
By Dr. Duru: About six weeks ago, I reviewed Century Communities, Inc. (NYSE:CCS) as a reasonably priced way to invest in the housing recovery. After a few days of a fortuitous pop in the stock price, CCS resumed its downward drag. At the time of writing, CCS is scraping at a fresh all-time low (it has traded publicly for just 3 1/2 months). Show More Summary
Two retail condominiums on Fifth Avenue have sold for about $170 million or more than $6,400 per square foot, cheaper than other recent deals on the avenue. Ashkenazy Acquisition and Germany-based... To view the full story, click the title link.
By Dividend Venture: [Originally published 8/18/2014] My most recent acquisition was United Technologies Corporation (NYSE:UTX). I actually executed this transaction a while ago, so my cost base is a bit higher than what UTX is currently...Show More Summary
Chernin Group and AT&T's Otter Media are taking a majority stake in the company: "It's really the alignment of a long-term strategy," Fullscreen CEO George Strompolos says read more
SGX Mainboard-listed Swissco Holdings Limited an integrated, international marine services provider, today announced having completed the acquisition of four additional mobile offshore drilling units,
The British media and marketing firm's acquisition of Advanstar, a private company, would create the largest events organizer in the United States.
Russian agricultural holding White Bird has completed the acquisition of the assets of the bankrupt poultry producer, Optifood, according to the vice-governor of the Rostov Oblast, Sergey Gorban.
David Gill announces (Tuesday, September 30, 2014, 'Ka Nefer Nefer Mask: a review of its acquisition') that he has just completed a review of the available correspondence and memoranda for the acquisition (and related due diligence process)...Show More Summary
I have now reviewed the available correspondence and memoranda for the acquisition (and related due diligence process) of the Ka Nefer Nefer mask purchased by the St Louis Art Museum. There is clearly new evidence that has not been discussed...Show More Summary
New Corp’s pending acquisition of realtor.com operator Move Inc. will intensify the competition between top national real estate portals — a battle that until now, looked like it was Zillow’s to lose. Any way the numbers were sliced — revenue, Web...