By Joe Palazzolo
When Apple Inc. entered the electronic-books market in 2010, founder Steve Jobs described its pricing agreements with publishers as an "Aikido move" against competitor Amazon.com Inc. A federal judge called them something else: price-fixing.
PetSmart, Inc. (NASDAQ:PETM) today announced that it has entered into a
definitive agreement to be acquired by a consortium led by BC Partners,
Inc. at a price of $83.00 per share in cash, representing a premium of
approximately 39% over PetSmart’s unaffected closing share price on July
FRANKFURT--British luxury carmaker Bentley, a unit of Volkswagen AG (VOW.XE), seeks to double sales by 2020, Chief Executive Wolfgang Duerheimer says in the preview of an interview to be published in the Monday edition of Frankfurt Allgemeine Zeitung.
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SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) -- Among the companies whose shares are expected to see active trade in Monday's session are VeriFone Systems Inc. and Honeywell International Inc.
VeriFone(PAY) is projected to report fiscal fourth-quarter earnings of 41 cents a share, according to a consensus survey by FactSet.
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CALGARY, Alberta and HONG KONG , Dec.14, 2014 /CNW/ -- The Board of Directors of Sunshine Oilsands Ltd.
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By Shen Hong
Shanghai--China Construction Bank (CICHY, 0939.HK, 601939.SH), one of the country's top five lenders, plans to raise up to 60 billion yuan ($9.8 billion) by issuing preference shares, joining some of its peers in a fresh wave of fundraising to buff up their capital amid a slowing economy and tighter regulatory requirements.
BAGHDAD--Islamic State group militants shot down an Iraqi military helicopter, officials said Saturday, killing the two pilots on board and raising fresh concerns about the extremists' ability to attack aircraft amid ongoing U.S.-led coalition airstrikes.
By Amy Hoak, MarketWatch
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For anyone who's ever dreamed of living the life of a storybook pirate--and has millions of dollars to spare--take a look at this home on the western tip of St.
Beer also includes other less-than-appetizing additives: A gelatin found in fish bladders, for example, is used in some stouts in the clarification process, which removes cloudy particles from the drink.
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