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At What Price is a Triad LBO Doable?

Stock Tickers: TRI, USPI, GHCILet's forget about the hype around LBO's, MBO's, Private Equity, and hostile takeovers.  In a research call last week, which Jim Cramer also pointed to, Deutsche ...
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What United Tech Would Really Get by Acquiring Rockwell Collins — a Lot!

Some conglomerates manage to grow through organic efforts, and sometimes they grow through acquisitions. United Technologies Corp. (NYSE: UTX) reportedly has been in talks to acquire Rockwell Collins Inc. (NYSE: ...
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What Steven Mnuchin in Treasury and Wilbur Ross in Commerce Mean in the Trump Economy

The election results are not even 30 days old, but President-Elect Donald Trump and his transition team already have named nominations for key cabinet positions. When it comes to the ...
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Will Boeing Add 2 New Planes to Its Fleet?

Boeing Co.'s (NYSE: BA) CEO, Dennis Muilenburg, thinks that the company can reasonably design and build two new commercial passenger jets in a time frame that meets competitor Airbus's planned ...
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Why Key Analyst Still Sees Some Upside in Bluebird Bio

Bluebird Bio Inc. (NASDAQ: BLUE) absolutely tanked in Monday’s trading session, based on preclinical and manufacturing data from CAR T oncology programs at the American Society of Hematology (ASH) Annual ...
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Boston Scientific Posts Solid Earnings Beat

Boston Scientific Corp. (NYSE: BSX) reported its third-quarter financial results before the markets opened on Wednesday. The company had $0.24 in earnings per share (EPS) on $1.89 billion in revenue, ...
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ChinaNet Gains Momentum Following Alibaba

ChinaNet Online Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: CNET) hit a multiyear high on Monday after announcing news of its most recent growth strategy in digital advertising and that it won the “Best ...
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As Netflix Keeps Falling, Is Apple More Tempted to Buy It Out?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) saw its shares get hit yet again on Tuesday. The leader in online video subscription services has hardly traded up in the past two months as ...
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Ariad Joins Rumor Mill: Hope May Trump Reality

Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: ARIA) is joining the ranks of the next big biotech acquisitions. At least so goes the rumor mill. Ariad fits the bill of many biotech acquirers ...
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Dish Gives Up Fight for Clearwire

Once Japan’s SoftBank received stockholder approval for its acquisition of Sprint Nextel Corp. (NYSE: S), it was only a matter of time before Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) gave up ...
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Predicting a Top Buyout Price for Dell

OK, so the buyout of Dell Inc. (NASDAQ: DELL) may not be as much hype as the market was originally thinking. Buying a company for more than $20 billion is no ...
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Why I am Disappointed in J.P.Morgan’s Dividend Hike & Buyback Plan (JPM, BAC, WFC)

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM) was truly a shoe-in as far as whether or not the bank was going to pass the latest stress tests or not.  CEO ...
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Looking for Big Dividends & Buybacks After Stress Tests (JPM, WFC, C, BAC, BK, STT, GS, MS)

The next wave of stress tests on the U.S banks is due to come out by the end of this week.  The Federal Reserve is expected to show that bank ...
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One-Time Dividends Today Versus Past (GRMN, LTD, MSFT, AXE, INSP)

Dividends reward shareholders through time.  One-time dividends are often thought of as windfall events, although in today's world it may be getting the dividend payments out to shareholders in the ...
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In A123 Battery IPO, Buffett Indirectly Wins (AONE, BRK-A, GE, QCOM, MOT, SCMR, AB, PG, AAPL)

Next week is still supposed to mark the initial public offering of what me be a very hot IPO.  Auto electric-battery maker A123 Systems Inc. is tentatively set to launch ...
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