Dec 22, 2016 10:14 AM ET
Actelion re-entered in merger talks with Johnson & Johnson. Altice agreed to sell its Belgium and German businesses to Telenet for €400 million. Nokia filed a number of patents lawsuits against Apple. Ontex is in acquisition talk with Brazil-based Hypermarcas.
Dec 21, 2016 12:14 PM ET
AMC received conditional approval of the proposed $1.2 billion acquisition of rival Carmike. Accenture net surged 22%. FedEx net rose. Finish Line tumbled after net loss widened. Nike profit jumped. Paychex net and revenues soared 7%.
Dec 21, 2016 10:20 AM ET
AB InBev agreed to sell its 54.5% stake of African assets to the Coca-Cola for $3.2 billion. Allergan agreed to acquire LifeCell for $2.9 billion. Meggitt sell its Target Systems division to QinetiQ for £57.5 million. Italian parliament approved €20 billion bailout for sick banks.
Dec 20, 2016 12:27 PM ET
BlackBerry net loss widened on 47% decline in revenues but the mobile phone maker lifted adjusted profit outlook. CarMax net jumped. Darden net surged 84%. FactSet profit tumbled 33%. General Mills net plunged 9%. Praxair and Linde agreed to merge. Rite Aid agrees to sell stores to Fred’s.
Dec 20, 2016 11:48 AM ET
Innovia agreed to be acquired by Canada-based CCL. Lloyds Banking agreed to acquire MBNA for £1.9 billion. London Stock Exchange is in talk sells its derivative clearing house LCH to Euronext. Total to buy 23% stake in Tellurian Investments.
Dec 19, 2016 11:33 AM ET
Apple challenged the European Union competition commission’s ruling on tax assessment. Allied World Assurance agreed to be acquired by Canada-based Fairfax for $4.9 billion. Lennar net surged 11%. Standard Industries agreed to buy Germany-based rival Braas Monier for $1.2 billion.
Dec 19, 2016 10:46 AM ET
Braas Monier Building agreed to be acquired by the U.S.-based Standard Industries for $1.2 billion. Danone lowered fiscal sales forecast. Parkdean Resorts agreed to be acquired by Canada-based Onex for £1.35 billion. SCA is nearing to acquire BSN Medical for €2.7 billion.
Dec 16, 2016 12:23 PM ET
Adobe net surged 79% on 23% jump in revenues. Cognizant agreed to acquire Australia-based insurance group Adaptra. Honeywell reaffirmed fourth-quarter earnings forecast. Ingles Markets net declined 12%. Jabil Circuit net tumbled 33%. Oracle profit dropped 7%.
Dec 16, 2016 12:18 PM ET
Actelion jumped after the European regulatory advisory committee issued positive opinion for the treatment of T-cell lymphoma. EDF lowered profit outlook for fiscal 2017. Johnston Press agreed to sell its unit to Iliffe News and Media.
Dec 15, 2016 12:21 PM ET
Nucor lowered earnings outlook. RMR net income and revenues soared. Scholastic net jumped 5% and reaffirmed revenue forecast. Sanderson Farms net nearly tripled. Smart Sand net swung to a loss. 21st Century Fox agreed to acquire remaining stake in Sky for $23.4 billion.