Focus Media Holding (NASDAQ:FMCN)

China

Going Private — an Option for China’s Solar Companies?

Chinese for-profit education company Ambow Education Holding Ltd. (NYSE: AMBO) got some bad news earlier this week. A proposed buyout by private equity firm Barings Asia Private Equity Fund V ...
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Bull and Bear figures

24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 26, 2013: Markets Push Equities Higher Today (BTU, AAPL, FIO, CAT, EA, FMCN, SONC, PRTS, MFRM, SAI, ZIOP, HPQ, DELL, AMX)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning and a spate of decent news on U.S. housing kept markets in the green all day. The S&P 500 index finished the day’s ...
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Bull and Bear figures

24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — March 25, 2013: Markets Rise, Then Fall on Cyprus News (BBRY, WFM, JCP, CMCSA, ARG, APOL, DG, JASO, FMCN, SONC, PRTS, ALU, GRPN, SBUX)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following an agreement between the government of Cyprus and the “troika” of the IMF, the EU, and the ECB (more coverage here). There ...
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Outdoor Advertising

CBS Gets the Ball Rolling in Outdoor Advertising Space

Today’s announcement from CBS Corp. (NYSE: CBS) that it will convert its outdoor advertising business into a REIT and seek buyers for the foreign properties owned by the company could ...
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China

Focus Media Accepts Offer to Go Private

Focus Media Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: FMCN) has announced that it has accepted an offer of $5.50 per ordinary share ($27.50 per American Depositary Share) from firms that will be controlled ...
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Media Digest (8/14/2012) Reuters, WSJ, NYT, FT, Bloomberg

Carlyle Group LP (NASDAQ: CG) and China PE funds may take Focus Media Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: FMCN) private. (Reuters) The company that owns the Empire State Building expects earnings to ...
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Today’s Market Winners and Losers

Stocks are down Monday, with the Dow Jones Industrial Average down 0.50%, the Nasdaq down 0.46% and the S&P 500 down 0.44%. Today's big winners both shot up after announcing ...
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China’s Focus Media Gets Offer to Go Private (FMCN, CG, AMCN, LAMR)

China’s largest digital display advertiser, Focus Media Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: FMCN), announced today that it had received a preliminary offer from a group including the company’s chairman and CEO to ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (ACN, MDRX, BLK, FMCN, FRO, HD, NRGY, JAH, KMI, LNKD, L, MU, OPEN, ORCL, RGLD, USB)

These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Wednesday morning. Accenture plc (NYSE: ACN) Raised to Hold at Soc-Gen. Allscripts Healthcare Solutions (NASDAQ: ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (AAPL, ACI, COF, GPS, S, UPS, HAST, IOC, ADBE, FMCN, LDK, QRE, AMPE, CERE)

Markets opened slightly lower this morning as everyone seemed to be waiting for the announcement from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) regarding its $97 billion cash pile (our coverage here). Financial ...
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Top Earnings Previews For The Week Ahead (FMCN, TEA, URBN, PAY, P, AEO, PLCE, HRB, HOV, AONE, ALTR, BUD, RENN, SFD, WSM)

Earnings season is over for the most part, but we still have many companies that are widely held stocks due to release their earnings for the week ahead. We are ...
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Attack on Focus Media Accelerates (FMCN)

Focus Media Holding Ltd. (NASDAQ: FMCN) is down 6% right before the troubled stock is going to be featured as a short sell stock by Muddy Waters Research's Carson Block.  ...
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Unusual Short Interest Trends In Key Stocks (AMZN, AAPL, DMND, FMCN, GMCR, GRPN, INTC, NFLX, RIMM)

The mid-November NASDAQ short interest may have been lost in the Thanksgiving and Black Friday shuffle, but there were some very interesting and in some cases startling short interest factoids ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades & Downgrades (AET, BIG, CIT, FMCN, GILD, JASO, LDK, MDR, MU, SNH, VE, INT)

These are some of Wednesday's top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls. Aetna, Inc. (NYSE: AET) named Bull of the Day at Zacks. Big Lots ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (MSFT, GILD, NFLX, AMGN, WYNN, CREE, LDK, CPB, HRL, STP, BRCD, FRO, ALU, GRPN, FMCN, ROYL)

Stocks opened a bit lower this morning, but almost immediately turned around without being able to break through the opening numbers. Revised third-quarter US GDP numbers were worse than expected, ...
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