Dole Food Company, Inc.

NYSE: DOLE
The chairman and CEO of Dole Food Co. (NYSE: DOLE), David H. Murdock, made a $12 a share offer to acquire the 60% of the company’s stock he did not already own back in early June. This morning the...
Paul Ausick
U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning following a sell-off in Japan after the country’s central bank made no change either in the key interest rate or in the amount of bond purchases it...
Paul Ausick
Source: ThinkstockFruit and vegetable producer Dole Food Company Inc. (NYSE: DOLE) could be on its way to becoming a privately held company again. The company’s chairman and chief executive, David...
Paul Ausick
U.S. equity markets opened slightly lower this morning following on some poor data on eurozone industrial production, which fell more than expected. Non-farm payrolls fell more than expected in...
Paul Ausick
U.S. equity markets opened lower this morning but never managed to hold a position in positive territory. Despite a significant drop in U.K. industrial production in February, the country’s trade...
Paul Ausick
Source: Jon OggThese are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades and initiations seen from Wall St. research firms this Friday.Bank of New York Mellon Corp. (NYSE: BK) cut to Neutral at...
Jon C. Ogg
Knight Capital Group, Inc. (NYSE: KCG) was down 8.4% at $9.46 on the day earlier this morning when its fat-finger and trading error issues were highlighted.  That was then… The company has been...
Jon C. Ogg
Source: Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty ImagesKnight Capital Group (NYSE: KCG) may have just been the latest firm to create trading issues that were somewhat akin to the Flash Crash of 2010, or at least...
Jon C. Ogg
The three major US stock indexes opened higher this morning as investors continue to hope for more central bank stimulation in weakening global economy. These investors are probably right that...
Paul Ausick
Just because certain products have a low price tag does not mean they cannot sell for billions of dollars. In fact, some of the cheapest products make the most money for their companies. 24/7 Wall...
Douglas A. McIntyre
These are some of Tuesday’s top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls.Amgen Inc. (NASDAQ: AMGN) Cut to Market Perform at BMO. AutoNation Inc. (NYSE:...
Jon C. Ogg
These are some of this Thursday’s top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen having an impact from Wall Street research calls.Aeroflex Holding Corp. (NYSE: ARX) Raised to Conviction Buy...
Jon C. Ogg
Dole Food Company, Inc. (NYSE: DOLE) is making its re-return this morning and is joining in a long line of a very disappointing IPO market.  Dole may be the largest producer and seller of fresh...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The IPO market has not been going well. Over the weekend we gave a detailed run down of how many busted IPOs we had seen occur in the last couple of months, and this is setting the market up for...
Douglas A. McIntyre
DOLE FOOD COMPANY, INC. has set the terms for its IPO, which is a Re-IPO after going private back in 2003.  The offering is expected to raise close to $575 million, up from $500 million originally...
Douglas A. McIntyre