private equity

Arby’s Owner Moves to Buy Buffalo Wild Wings

Buffalo Wild Wings Inc. (NASDAQ: BWLD) shares saw a handy gain on Tuesday after it was announced that Roark Capital Group would be acquiring the chicken wing chain. While Roark ...
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Are Barracuda Shareholders Getting Enough in the Buyout?

Barracuda Networks Inc. (NYSE: CUDA) shares made an impressive gain to kick off the week, after it was announced that it would be taken private by private equity investment firm ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

According to several reports, Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) has approached Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NYSE: FOXA) about buying many of its assets. Comcast owns NBCUniversal, and the deal would give ...
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Big Changes Seen in Warren Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway Stock Holdings: Apple, BofA, IBM, Wells Fargo, Synchrony, Monsanto and More

Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) has released its public equity holdings as of September 30, 2017. Warren Buffett is one of the richest men alive, and he is also considered ...
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The Number of Global Millionaires Keeps Growing, but Millennials May Be Left Behind

Maybe there is never a bad time to be a millionaire. And there are now more millionaires than ever, according to the Credit Suisse 2017 Global Wealth Report. In the ...
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10 Serious Risks and Opportunities for Investors Under Tax Reform and Tax Cuts

When it comes to a dysfunctional political climate in Washington, D.C., every day people like you and me are thrown into the push-pull antics. We may all feel different about ...
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Blackstone Continues With Billions of Dollars Heading Into Its Infrastructure Fund

Blackstone Group L.P. (NYSE: BX) is no stranger to big announcements and big investments. After all, the private equity giant recently showed that it had over $387 billion in assets under ...
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New Carlyle CEOs Get Only $275,000 Base Salaries

Carlyle Group L.P. (NASDAQ: CG) is one of the most successful private equity and asset management firms in the world. It has a market cap of $7.4 billion, and its ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) smashed earnings expectations, due in part to its Amazon Web Services cloud business. Its shares soared. Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) earnings were better than expected, primarily ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

WeWork, the office rental start-up, will buy the New York City flagship store of Lord & Taylor for $850 million and convert it to a world headquarters. Money management firm ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) will spend as much as $8 billion on content next year, according to The New York Times. Retailer Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) said it has suspended ...
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Nordstrom Suspends Plan to Take Company Private

Family members of the board of tony retailer Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) Monday notified the board that they have suspended exploration into taking the Seattle-based company private. Shares of Nordstrom ...
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Berkshire Hathaway Scores Rare Analyst Upgrade

It is not all that common that shares of Berkshire Hathaway Inc. (NYSE: BRK-A) see big analyst calls. After all, the post-financial conglomerate has so many moving parts and has ...
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Financing a Problem for Nordstrom’s Go-Private Plan

When Nordstrom Inc. (NYSE: JWN) announced a plan to take the company private last June, shares bounced to just over $47, where they stayed until Monday morning. A report late ...
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Global High Net Worth Individuals Are on the Way to $100 Trillion in Assets

The rich may get richer, but these days it seems that every group of people is doing better since the recession. 24/7 Wall St. has tracked several reports on growth, ...
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