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Post Holdings calls off acquisition as regulators warn it could lead to higher prices

Post Holdings Inc., the Brentwood-based consumer packaged goods company, said Monday it has terminated an agreement to buy the ready-to-eat (RTE) cereal business of TreeHouse Foods Inc., following a complaint filed last month by the Federal Trade Com.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 14th, 2020

Capri on course for debt-funded growth for Versace, while core Michael Kors brand will slow

Capri Holdings has big plans for its newest acquisition, Versace, which analysts warn will lead to more debt at the same time that the Michael Kors brand is expected to slow......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 29th, 2019

Retailers warn you"ll feel pain of tariffs. "They lead to higher prices on everyday products," says Target CEO.

Retailers are starting to get nervous about t.....»»

Category: topSource: chicagotribuneMay 24th, 2019

Telefonica Deutschland calls for regulators to block Vodafone-Liberty deal

The head of Telefonica Deutschland called on Monday for EU regulators to block Vodafone's planned acquisition of Liberty Global, saying it would lead to a "quasi-monopolisation" of the German cable TV market......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 22nd, 2018

Why Platinum Could Be The Best Precious Metal Buy Today

In the last century or so of time running, platinum bullion prices were almost always higher than gold prices. That fact even remained true while... The post Why Platinum Could Be The Best Precious Metal Buy Today appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 16th, 2020

Bill Gates calls for higher taxes on the wealthy in New Year"s Eve blog post

"We've updated our tax system before to keep up with changing times, and we need to do it again, starting with raising taxes on people like me.".....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 13th, 2020

Consumer goods and tech stocks leading the way higher

Commenting on today’s trading in which tech stocks lead the S&P 500 (.INX) Gorilla Trades strategist Ken Berman said: Even though stocks sold-off in the... The post Consumer goods and tech stocks leading the way higher appeared first on ValueWalk......»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 8th, 2020

South Korean restaurant owners voice concerns over $4 billion Delivery Hero deal

South Korean restaurant owners expressed concern on Monday over food delivery giant Delivery Hero's proposed $4 billion acquisition of its local rival, saying the move could undermine competition and lead to higher fees......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJan 6th, 2020

"The rich should pay more" — Bill Gates calls for higher taxes on the wealthy in New Year"s Eve blog post

Gus Ruelas/Reuters Bill Gates, the world's second richest person under Amazon founder Jeff B.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJan 2nd, 2020

U.S. oil prices mark 3rd gain in a row as data show sharp inventory drop

Crude-oil prices ended sharply higher Thursday in thin post-Christmas trading, as a weekly inventory report indicated a bigger-than-expected decline in stockpiles for oil. American Petroleum Institute reported late Tuesday t.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 26th, 2019

FTC Challenges Post"s $110M Acquisition Of TreeHouse"s Cereal Business

The Federal Trade Commission said last week in a statement it filed an administrative complaint that puts Post Holdings Inc's (NYSE: POST) proposed $110-million 0 read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaDec 23rd, 2019

Knutson: Regulators warn banks, credit unions if fintechs mess up "we"re dropping the hammer on you"

As fintech companies continue developing new consumer lending platforms that utilize different techniques to determine credit quality, regulators post an ominous warning for their bank partners......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsDec 20th, 2019

Market Extra: Most stock investors think the Fed has restarted emergency stimulus, despite denials, says RBC survey

Investors believe recent Fed balance-sheet expansion is emergency stimulus, which may lead to higher stock prices.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 18th, 2019

Hyundai"s $1.8 billion deal with Daewoo hits EU antitrust hurdle

World No. 1 shipbuilding group Hyundai Heavy Industries Holdings Co Ltd's $1.8 billion merger with rival Daewoo could inflate prices, EU antitrust regulators warned on Tuesday as they opened a full-scale investigation......»»

Category: topSource: reutersDec 17th, 2019

Gold prices settle higher to post a weekly rise of over 1%

Gold price.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 13th, 2019

U.S. oil futures post biggest weekly rise since June

Oil futures settled higher on Friday, with U.S. prices up more tha.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchDec 6th, 2019

Post"s Powerbar spinoff prices IPO at $14, lower than expected

BellRing Brands Inc. , a spinoff from Post Holdings Inc. tha.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 16th, 2019

Supply squeeze for tomatoes? Some fear new border checks could cause delays, higher prices

A new agreement requiring inspections of tomatoes from Mexico could lead to delays at the border and higher prices at the g.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodaySep 24th, 2019

People are worried that labor strife, oil shocks, and the Fed could lead to an economic disaster — here"s why they"re wrong

The U.S. National Archives/Flickr There are several apparent links between the state of the US economy now and in the 1970s, like an oil-supply shock, increased labor activity, and higher gold prices. This has led to worries that .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 21st, 2019

Drones wiped out half of Saudi Arabia"s oil production — and it could lead to higher gas prices (WTI)

Reuters A dro.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderSep 15th, 2019

U.S. lawmakers say tariffs on EU olive oil pit Trump trade policy against demand

U.S. lawmakers on Wednesday urged the U.S. Trade Representative's Office not to impose new import tariffs on European olive oil, warning they could lead to an olive oil shortage and higher prices in the United States......»»

Category: topSource: reutersAug 21st, 2019