private equity

KKR Pulls the Trigger on $2.8 Billion Deal for WebMD

Weekend chatter turned out to be right this time. KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE: KKR) announced Monday morning that its Internet Brands portfolio company has agreed to acquire WebMD Health ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Blue Apron, which makes and delivers premium meal kits, will go public. The price range of the IPO has dropped. Many blame Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) move further into the ...
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Can This Buyout Save Synchronoss?

Shares of Synchronoss Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: SNCR) jumped on Friday after the firm reported that it has received a buyout offer. This may look good on the surface but shares ...
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Why the Pandora Investment and Merger Saga May Be Far From Over

The long saga regarding Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) has finally come to a head. Well, maybe. Rather than KKR & Co. L.P. (NYSE: KKR) investing $150 million, Sirius XM ...
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Will the 2017 Lunch With Warren Buffett Auction Live Up to Expectations?

Investors and everyday workers alike love to read about or see televised interviews about Warren Buffett. Having been the world's wealthiest man and being considered by some as the greatest ...
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Are Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Holdings Overvalued?

If the markets had to identify the current greatest investors of modern times, Warren Buffett would almost certainly be at the top of the list. Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) ...
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Valeant Pharmaceuticals Plans to Sell iNova Segment

Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. (NYSE: VRX) shares made a solid gain on Thursday after the company announced the sale of its iNova Pharmaceutical business. Ultimately, Valeant will sell iNova for ...
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Pandora Merger/Investment Migrating to Directionless

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) has started having a hard time keeping its investment or merger news straight. After its shares hit a 52-week low on Wednesday, a day ahead ...
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Pandora Stock Price Action Clouds Merger Dreams

Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) is facing a hard week ahead of a deadline this week. After reporting weak earnings in May, the only issue which kept the stock from ...
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Why Albany Molecular Is Actually Getting a Very Good Premium

Shares of Albany Molecular Research Inc. (NASDAQ: AMRI) saw a handy gain on Tuesday after it was announced that the company signed a definitive agreement to be acquired by Carlyle ...
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Blackstone’s New $40 Billion Fund Shows Hard Proof in US Infrastructure Investing

In the age of mega-deals and unicorn valuations, perhaps nothing should be too shocking when it comes to size. That being said, a $40 billion private equity fund targeting infrastructure ...
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Nutraceutical Hits All-Time High After Premium Buyout Deal

Shares of Nutraceutical International Corp. (NASDAQ: NUTR) saw a massive gain early on Monday after it was announced that the company would be acquired by HGGC, a middle-market private equity ...
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5 Red-Hot Techs Stocks Private Equity May Be Looking to Buy Out

Private equity firms are well armed with cash, and some on Wall Street think they may be close to a buying binge, especially where small and mid-cap tech firms are ...
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Warren Buffett’s Top Stock Holdings Keep Changing

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of March 31, 2016. This is perhaps the largest company of them all among those watched on Wall Street. ...
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How Warren Buffett’s IBM Sale Hurts the Dow and Hurts Ginni Rometty

When Warren Buffett talks, people listen. Buffett confessed on Friday morning, ahead of the Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) annual meeting, that he and his team had unloaded part of ...
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