| May 29, 2012
| 9:29 AM
Wall Street returned from Memorial Day weekend without any more love for Facebook Inc., sending the newly public company’s stock down nearly 8% to a new post-IPO low.
The social networking company was trading down 7.9% at $29.40 midday Tuesday in...
| Jun 8, 2012
| 7:58 AM
For all the grief the glitchy Facebook IPO has caused Nasdaq (or is it the other way around?), the exchange operator has still managed to woo major companies away from its competitor, the New York Stock Exchange.
Nasdaq OMX Group Inc.’s newest...
| Jun 11, 2012
| 8:19 AM
[For the record, June 25, 2012: The photo used with this post was originally identified as being from Bue Diamond. It should be attributed to Diamond Foods.]
Diamond Foods Inc. is in a crunch -- and not the kind that the Bay Area maker of Kettle Chips...
| Jul 25, 2012
| 12:39 PM
Bloomin’ Brands Inc., the Tampa-based owner of the Outback Steakhouse chain, is aiming for as much as $321 million in its initial public offering.
The company, which first filed for the IPO in April, expects shares to be priced between $13 and...
| Nov 27, 2013
| 9:12 AM
AMR Corp., parent of American Airlines, will merge with US Airways Group on Dec. 9 to become the world’s largest airline, replacing Chicago-based United Airlines.
The widely expected announcement came Wednesday after a U.S. bankruptcy court in...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 7:29 AM
Nueva York, 25 nov (EFEUSA).- El índice compuesto del mercado Nasdaq rebasó hoy los 4.000 puntos por primera vez desde el año 2000, tras subir un 0,36 % (14,18 enteros) y alcanzar los 4.005,83, al inicio de una jornada en Wall Street teñida de verde,...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:07 PM
The largest shareholder of The Men's Wearhouse Inc. is once again calling for the retailer to resume merger talks with Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and hired a strategic adviser to help the effort.
Eminence Capital LLC, which owns 9.8...
| Nov 14, 2013
| 9:21 AM
Jon S. Wheeler has been in the real estate business for 32 years, with more than 15 years in Virginia Beach.
The Tulsa native leads Wheeler Interests, which has acquired or built more than 60 shopping centers since 1999, and Wheeler Real Estate...
| Sep 15, 2013
| 9:37 AM
Last week: In the world of sports, the U.S. Men’s National Team qualified for the 2014 FIFA World Cup this week with a 2-0 win over Mexico. This will be the seventh-consecutive FIFA World Cup appearance for the U.S. MNT.
Looking ahead: The...
| Aug 23, 2013
For three hours Thursday, investors were locked out of buying and selling thousands of stocks when a glitch caused a shutdown of the Nasdaq market.
Trading resumed near the end of the trading day, with average investors seemingly unscathed. Yet, the...
| Jul 30, 2013
| 12:30 PM