Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (NYSE:KKR)

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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Achillion, Monster, Gilead, JCPenney, JDSU, Green Mountain and More

Stocks were firm yet again on Friday morning ahead of the PPI wholesale inflation report. Investors have been trying to decide where to put their money after the recent stock ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Alcoa, BP, Broadcom, Garmin, Gigamon, KKR, Potash, Zillow and More

Stocks were trying to stage a small recovery on Wednesday after two days of selling pressure have rattled the markets. Investors are still looking for upside in stocks, but perhaps ...
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Does ADM Acquisition Precede a Move Offshore?

Agricultural products giant Archer Daniels Midland Co. (NYSE: ADM) announced Monday morning that it will acquire Switzerland-based WILD Flavors for about $3 billion in cash and about $136 million in ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amarin, Boeing, Cisco, KKR, NetApp, Twitter and More

Stocks are trying to recover on Monday, and earnings season is starting to wind down. Investors want to find profits, but they want to avoid catching the top or picking ...
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Where Does Mulally Go Next?

When Ford Motor Co.'s (NYSE: F) Alan Mulally leaves the company on July 1, it is pretty unlikely that he will find a park bench somewhere and begin feeding the ...
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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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KKR Acquires Stake in Marvell Technology: Bloomberg

Private equity firm Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (NYSE: KKR) have acquired about a 5% stake in chipmaker Marvell Technology Group Ltd. (NASDAQ: MRVL). At Marvell’s market cap at Monday ...
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New CEO for Toys“R”Us, Just in Time for Soft Holiday Season?

The world’s largest toy seller, Toys"R"Us, announced on Wednesday afternoon that it had hired interim CEO Antonio Urcelay as its permanent CEO. The company also hired Hank Mullany as President ...
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Argus September Model Portfolio Changes: Clorox, Mattel, Eaton and More

Argus is truly an independent research firm free from most of the same conflicts of interest of other research firms, which is why we give its research a close look ...
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Argus Model Portfolio Changes: Mattel, Eaton, Clorox, United Tech, Goodyear and KKR

Argus is an interesting firm that generates research ideas. Unlike the traditional bulge bracket Wall Street brokerage giants, and unlike boutique investment banking shops, Argus is truly independent in its ...
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Closing Bell for Friday on Wall Street: Markets Open Lower, Late Rally Boosts Finish

July 26, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning on a day when the only U.S. economic data of note was the revised University of Michigan/Thomson Reuters consumer sentiment ...
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Wall Street After-Hours: CSX, Yahoo, KKR, Gardner Denver, United Rentals

Railroad operator CSX Corp. (NYSE: CSX) reported second-quarter earnings per share (EPS) of $0.52 on revenues of $3.1 billion. The consensus estimate called for EPS of $0.47 on revenues of ...
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Chesapeake Energy Sells More Assets

So far in 2013, Chesapeake Energy Corp. (NYSE: CHK) has fired its founder and sold off about $3.6 billion more in oil and natural gas assets as the company tries ...
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Siemens Seeks Buyer for Nokia Joint Venture Network Company

Germany’s Siemens A.G. (NYSE: SI) and Finland’s Nokia Corp. (NYSE: NOK) formed a 50-50 network equipment company with the catchy name of Nokia Siemens Networks (NSN) in 2007. Siemens is ...
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Who Wants to Buy Hulu? Yahoo!, Time Warner, AT&T?

Streaming video service Hulu is owned by a consortium that includes Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS), News Corp. (NASDAQ: NWSA) and Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA). This is not the first ...
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