Merger

What Has Lit a Fire Under Chubb Shares

Both Ace Ltd. (NYSE: ACE) and Chubb Corp. (NYSE: CB) announced that they have entered into a definitive agreement in which Ace will acquire Chubb. Shareholders of Chubb will receive ...
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Trump Dumped by Macy’s Over Immigration Flap

Add Macy’s Inc. (NYSE: M) to the lineup of companies that have announced an end to their business relationship with real-estate developer, celebrity and Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump. Macy’s ...
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Puerto Rico vs. Greece

It is no coincidence that Puerto Rico publicly admitted its debts could not be repaid at the same time that Greece technically defaults to the International Monetary Fund. The world ...
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IPO of Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Targets Cannabinoid Therapeutics

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but the ...
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GM Monthly Sales Tumble in June

General Motors Co. (NYSE: GM) posted total June sales of 259,353 vehicles, a drop of 3% compared with June 2014. The June total reflects weaker Chevrolet, Buick and Cadillac brand ...
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Crude Oil Price Dips as Inventory Climbs

The U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) released its weekly petroleum status report Wednesday morning. U.S. commercial crude inventories increased by 2.4 million barrels last week, maintaining a total U.S. commercial ...
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What the Harris Post-Merger Reorganization Means for Shareholders

Harris Corp. (NYSE: HRS) has joined the lineup of companies looking to reorganize their corporate structure. Such moves are hard for investors to interpret in many cases. 24/7 Wall St. ...
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Atara Biotherapeutics Files for IPO

Atara Biotherapeutics Inc. has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given in the filing, but ...
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Cost of July Barbecue Soars

As we approach the Fourth of July, people are stocking up on fireworks and revving up their barbecue pits. Has anyone stopped to think about how much this costs? Compared ...
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IPO

Teladoc Debuts Strong in IPO

Teladoc Inc. (NYSE: TDOC) was set to be the first initial public offering (IPO) of its kind. The company claims to be the first and largest telehealth provider in the ...
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Ford Sales Rise in June, but Pickup Sales Still Faltering

Ford Motor Co. (NYSE: F) on Tuesday posted a U.S. sales increase of 2% year-over-year in June to 225,647 Ford and Lincoln vehicles, compared with June 2014 sales of 222,064. ...
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Can Aldeyra Therapeutics Shares Double?

Most investors see analysts issue Buy and Outperform ratings with 8% to 20% upside for traditional Dow Jones Industrial Average or S&P 500 stocks. Still, other analyst calls reach much ...
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UBS Makes Changes to Its Equity Focus List

With the second half of the year officially underway and summer in full swing, trading volume has picked up as nervous investors are keeping a close eye on the situation ...
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Ford F-150 Sales Continue to Collapse

After repeated assurances that sales of Ford's flagship F-150 would rise as production of the new generation model came online, the opposite held true in June. Sales of the F-Series ...
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5 Best Stocks in the S&P 500 for June

The month of June was a huge turning point in the S&P 500 on the year. The index went from a positive position on the year to a more negative ...
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