Tag: takeovers

Zoom Video earnings: Expectations may be coming back to earth

As Zoom Video Communications Inc. faces its first earnings report comparing results to a full-blown pandemic quarter, investors are looking more to the future. Since hitting...

Opinion: Nvidia’s ARM acquisition is stalled, and there’s a deadline with more than a billion dollars at stake

Nvidia Corp.’s megamerger with ARM Holdings LLC isn’t expected to happen in the timeframe that Nvidia expected, but there are more than a billion reasons...

Get ready for stock buybacks to roar back

U.S. corporations ranging from financial powerhouses to technology titans also have been stockpiling cash as a ballast against the COVID-19 storm. Investment-grade companies ended 2020...

Carole Streicher is first women to take reins of KPMG’s U.S. deals team. Here’s how she got there

Unlike most children, who want to be a firefighter or doctor, Carole Streicher, at 5 year’s old, knew she wanted to be a certified public...

Apple stock breaks below post-COVID uptrend line after largest shareholders disclose share sales

Shares of Apple Inc. sank to a one-month low Wednesday, and broke below two key chart levels in the process, after the technology behemoth’s two...

An AMD-Xilinx deal would be fraught with more risk than the Nvidia-Arm tie-up

Nvidia’s announcement a month ago of a plan to acquire Arm Holdings for $40 billion was followed last week by reports of another towering deal...

Professional investors have their eye on these eight stocks as the used-car market in the U.S. moves online

The big talk in the auto industry has been around electric cars and their eventual role in autonomous driving. But the used-vehicle market in the...

The pandemic turned Postmates’ IPO plans into a bidding war between Uber and Wall Street

Postmates, which is being bought by Uber, has not turned a profit since its inception. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images On March 17, the day the San...

Weekend reads: An early warning sign for Tesla’s stock

The tech-heavy Nasdaq Composite Index, after a long and steady rally this year, suffered its biggest two-day loss since mid-March to close out the week....

Just $5 and an iPhone can open the door to investing in the world’s rarest fine wines

Investors will soon have an opportunity to literally put their money where their mouth is, by investing in shares of some of the world’s best...

Surge in megadeals points to M&A recovery as tech sector dominates

A series of blockbuster deals drove corporate deal making to its strongest start of all time in the second half, as chief executives hit the...

TikTok to sue Trump over order banning transactions with app

TikTok is preparing to mount a legal challenge as early as Monday to President Trump’s executive order prohibiting transactions with the popular short video app...

Private equity firm Sycamore poised to buy JCPenney, merge it with Belks

The private equity firm that backed out of a deal to buy Victoria’s Secret in the midst of the coronavirus pandemic appears poised to win...

Stocks are resilient because investors have been braced for much worse COVID-19 news, says strategist

What’s going to get in the way of market gains? Clearly not bad news on COVID-19, as investors try to look on the bright side...

Drone deliveries and holograph shopping are being fast tracked thanks to coronavirus: here are some firms set to benefit

Coronavirus has accelerated the shift to virtual reality shopping, drone deliveries, and human-free stores like Amazon Go, according to one top banker. Investors looking for...