| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Facebook files its much-anticipated IPO, says ticker symbol will be "FB."...
| Feb 1, 2012
| 4:36 PM
Questions, questions, there are so many questions surrounding Facebook's expected initial public offering. Of course, the main question is when will the world's largest social network file its S-1 paperwork for its IPO. Well, this much we know -- it isn't...
| Dec 28, 2011
| 4:34 PM
Americans 60 and older may be retreating from the stock market, but more twentysomethings are putting 401(k) money into stocks, a study shows. That's due in part to the popularity of so-called target-date funds....
| Jan 21, 2012
| 4:37 PM
It is now 100 days until Dodgers owner Frank McCourt must officially sell the team and be gone....
| Apr 4, 2012
| 9:32 AM
The King wants his crown back: Fast-food chain Burger King is continuing its reinvention by planning to go public – again.
Within the next three months, the hamburger giant said it will re-list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange. The last...
| 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...
| Jul 30, 2012
| 8:18 AM
CKE Inc., the owner of the Carl’s Jr. and Hardee’s fast food chains, expects its initial public offering of 13.3 million shares will price between $14 and $16 a share.
The Carpinteria company will offer half of the shares; its sole...
| Aug 7, 2012
co-writer of 'Hairspray'
Mark O'Donnell, 58, the Tony Award-winning writer behind such quirky and clever Broadway shows as "Hairspray and "Cry-Baby," died Monday in New York. His agent, Jack Tantleff, said the writer...
| Aug 9, 2012
| 5:17 PM
Carl’s Jr., the stalwart but occasionally star-crossed California burger chain launched seven decades ago with a single hot dog cart, was supposed to get a second chance on Wall Street this week. Instead, owner CKE Inc. has decided to postpone its...
| Aug 13, 2012
| 12:14 PM
Robert Pattinson is slowly reemerging from a heartbreak hole this week, with appearances that will include a stop at the New York Stock Exchange to ring the opening bell.
The heartthrob recently vanished from public view, and for good reason. Tabloids...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 3:46 PM
Another day, another Facebook IPO date.
The latest rumor in the Facebook-going-public frenzy has the social network giant listing its shares on the Nasdaq on May 17. Previous chatter had the company going public during the third week in May, so -- gasp...