Kohlberg Kravis Roberts & Co. (NYSE:KKR)

Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Avis, BHP, CSX, Mobileye, Walmart, P&G and More

Stocks were marginally higher on Thursday morning in hopes of European Central Bank quantitative easing. Investors have shown time and gain that they will buy stocks when they go on ...
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puppies

Will PetSmart Finally Be Bought Out?

PetSmart Inc. (NASDAQ: PETM) saw its shares surge higher in the premarket Wednesday, following its positive earnings report and talks of a potential buyout. This news could be bringing an ...
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dividends

9 High-Yield Dividends for Risk Takers

Investors love dividends. All things being equal, investors will always prefer to be paid more than less. However, what is considered a high-yield in the S&P 500 today is just ...
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Bull and Bear

Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: ADTRAN, Apollo, KKR, Cogent, GoPro, NOV and More

Stocks were firm on Wednesday ahead of the release of the FOMC minutes. One trend we are seeing is that investors keep proving with real dollars that they will buy oversold stocks ...
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research

IPO Filing: PRA Health Sciences — from KKR

PRA Health Sciences Inc. has filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for an initial public offering (IPO). No terms were given but the total amount for the ...
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Bull and Bear

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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Bull and Bear

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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Corn Field

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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Bull and Bear

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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Alan Mulally

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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IPO

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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Toys

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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