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Media Digest (11/15/2012) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

As a Justice Department investigation of Deepwater Horizon continues, BP PLC (NYSE: BP) may pay a record fine for the results of the disaster. (Reuters) Qatar says it would back ...
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Media Digest (11/12/2012) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

Groupon Inc. (NASDAQ: GRPN) is in increasing trouble as its business falls. (Reuters) Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) employees will pay more for their medical coverage, and some will chose ...
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Hertz Tries Harder for Dollar Thrifty Buyout

The long-awaited conclusion to the acquisition of Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc. (NYSE: DTG) by Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) is going to take a little longer. Hertz announced ...
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Today’s Market Winners and Losers

Stocks are mixed Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.23%, the Nasdaq up 0.15% and the S&P 500 down 0.05%. Today's market winners include two buyouts and a ...
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Merger Monday: Schulze Gets into Best Buy, Hertz Nabs Dollar Thrifty, and So On (BBY, HTZ, DTG, IBM, KNXA, MTB, HCBK, PROJ)

Plenty of action on the merger and acquisition front today, with founder Richard Schulze getting an okay from the board of Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) to conduct his ...
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Media Digest (8/27/2012) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

Hurricane Isaac causes several companies, including BP PLC (NYSE: BP), to shut down drilling in the Gulf of Mexico. (Reuters) Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) will buy Dollar Thrifty ...
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A Long Time Coming: Hertz May Buy Dollar Thrifty

It seems like decades since Hertz (NYSE: HTZ) began to jockey with its primary rival--Avis Budget Group (NYSE: CAR)--for the right to own Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group (NYSE: DTG) which is ...
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Hertz to Thrifty Shareholders: “How Much?” (HTZ, DTG, CAR)

At what might be the conclusion of a courtship that has lasted for more than two years, Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) is asking shareholders of Dollar Thrifty Group ...
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America’s Worst Companies to Work For

Companies often tout their workplaces as an inviting environment for employees. Yet many are far from it, and employees at many of America’s largest corporations dislike, or even hate, their ...
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Membership Additions Slow at Zipcar, Collide with Revenue Drop in Europe

Shares of Zipcar Inc. (NASDAQ: ZIP) are getting battered today following a less-than-impressive second-quarter showing and a weak forecast for the current quarter. The company also suffered two downgrades this ...
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Dollar Thrifty Beats EPS Estimates, Buys Back More Shares

Dollar Thrifty Automotive Group Inc. (NYSE: DTG) reported this morning that its second-quarter earnings came to $1.36 per share on $378.9 million in revenue. EPS were $1.37 and revenue $378.2 ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (AIG, COP, HSY, PSX, DMD, AOL, AGU, DTG, M, MPEL, TM, SODA, AMCX, MT, ESRX, MCP, JWN, NUAN, HNR, KSS, PEIX, CPWM, AMRS, ACI)

The major US stock indexes opened sharply lower again this morning as investors consider Greece’s commitment to the austerity measures it had previously agreed to. Renegotiating the deal seems out ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (F, WYNN, COF, BP, SYNC, CHTR, HL, OMX, THC, WEN, RST, PDC, AOL, CTL, AGU, DTG, M, MPEL, NWS, CSCO, TSLA, TM, PCLN, FOSL, DNDN, AVL)

The major US stock indexes opened sharply lower this morning as weak performance in the European markets as traders try to figure out what last weekend’s elections mean. Crude oil ...
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Avis Earnings Hit Revised Forecast, Investors Still Cautious (CAR, HTZ, DTG)

Last week Avis Budget Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR) raised its first quarter adjusted EPS estimate from a loss of -$0.19 to a gain of $0.13. Apparently no one believed the ...
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Avis Jumps on Revised Forecast (CAR, HTZ, DTG, ZIP)

Car rental firm Avis Budget Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CAR) revised  its first quarter and full-year forecasts sharply this morning, putting a bit of fuel in the tanks of competitors Hertz ...
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