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La Quinta IPO Stalls After Pricing Below Range

Hotel chain La Quinta Holdings Inc. (NYSE: LQ) issued 38.25 million shares at $17 a share in its initial public offering (IPO) Wednesday morning. The IPO price was below the ...
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Upcoming IPO Previews: Ally Financial Tops the List of Ten

The second quarter of 2014 is off to a fast start on the initial public offering (IPO) front. Eight companies completed IPOs last week, and another dozen are scheduled to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Apple, Intel, Chevron, Exxon, Qualcomm, Citigroup and More

Stocks are hitting new highs ahead of Friday's payrolls report, and investors are looking for upside while wanting to not get caught in the next sell-off. 24/7 Wall St. reviews ...
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Biomet Is Coming Public via IPO, Again

What would appear to be an obscure initial public offering from LVB Acquisition Inc. is much more important than it might seem. This is actually the old medical devices company ...
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Google Is the Deal-Making King

There is no doubt that Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) has its finger in a lot of pies, as recent news that a subsidiary of the Internet search giant will operate ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: American Airlines, EA, Teradata, VMware, Walmart and More

Earnings season is peaking and analysts are making many ratings adjustments in their 2014 outlooks. 24/7 Wall St. reviews dozens of Wall Street analyst research reports each morning. Some cover ...
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Blackstone Goes Big Into Crocs, Without a Buyout

Crocs Inc. (NASDAQ: CROX) investors now have their answer as to whether the shoe company will be acquired. The answer is no, but with a serious twist. Investment funds affiliated ...
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Kinder Morgan Goes Big Into Marine Tankers With Nearly $1 Billion Purchase

Kinder Morgan Energy Partners L.P. (NYSE: KMP) announced on Monday that it has entered into an agreement to acquire American Petroleum Tankers (APT) and State Class Tankers (SCT) for nearly ...
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Credit Suisse Top Financial and Capital Stocks to Buy for 2014

Like other sectors of the S&P 500, the capital market stocks had a tremendous year. Capital market stocks include brokerage firms, asset managers, financial advisory firms and more. Many of ...
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Hilton IPO Arrives at a Fair Price

Hilton Worldwide Holdings Inc. has now formally priced its initial public offering of 117,640,624 shares of common stock at $20.00 per share. This pricing is rather fair considering that the ...
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Hilton Prices IPO; Valero Midstream Spinoff Trades Up on First Day

One of the largest initial public offerings of the year has reportedly priced at $20 a share on Wednesday night and will begin trading Thursday morning. The expected pricing range ...
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This Week’s Scheduled IPOs: Hilton, Valero, Cheniere, Aramark

In a late burst of initial public offerings (IPOs) this year, there are no less than nine companies expected to begin trading this week. Not all are likely to make ...
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Hilton Doubles IPO Plan

Less than a month ago, the planned initial public offering (IPO) for Hilton Worldwide Holdings was expected to raise about $1.25 billion that the company would use to pay down ...
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Extended Stay America IPO Sets the Bar for Other Lodging IPOs

Extended Stay America Inc. (NYSE: STAY) held its initial public offering (IPO) Wednesday morning, selling 28.25 million shares at $20 each. The estimated range for the IPO had been $18 ...
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Holiday Shopping for IPOs After the Twitter Sale

For a roughly three-month period between Thanksgiving and the end of February, the number of initial public offerings (IPO) approaches zero. The last (and first) of the year's most hyped ...
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