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The Wall Street Journal: Broadcom wraps up $13.55 billion corporate bond sale

Broadcom Ltd. completed the largest corporate bond deal of the year on Wednesday, selling $13.55 billion of debt in the latest sign of the strong appetite for investment-grade securities among investors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 11th, 2017

Valeant has another asset sale in the works

YouTube/CNBCValeant Pharmaceuticals may sell its eye surgery equipment business, according to Dow Jones. Talks are still in their preliminary stages, but the business could sell for as much as $2.5 billion. On Tuesday The Wall Street Journal reported that.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderNov 2nd, 2016

Valeant exploring sale of eye-surgery equipment business: WSJ

(Reuters) - Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc is exploring a sale of its eye-surgery equipment business, which could fetch as much as $2.5 billion, the Wall Street Journal reported. The sale process is in an early stage and Valeant may still decid.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooNov 2nd, 2016

Chip Maker Broadcom to Buy Brocade for $5.5 Billion - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalChip Maker Broadcom to Buy Brocade for $5.5 BillionWall Street JournalBroadcom Ltd. agreed to buy Brocade Communications Systems Inc. for $5.5 billion, expanding beyond its main business in chips to add boxes that help connect storage s.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 2nd, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: Wells Fargo puts off bond sale after downgrade

Wells Fargo & Co. on Tuesday delayed selling a 10-year bond after S&P Global Ratings revised the outlook on its credit rating to negative from stable, a person familiar with the matter said......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 18th, 2016

Sprint to raise $3.5 billion through sale, lease-back of airwaves: WSJ

(Reuters) - Sprint Corp , the No. 4 U.S. wireless carrier, is preparing to mortgage a little more than 10 percent of its wireless airwaves to raise cash, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter. The company, who.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooOct 12th, 2016

Sprint to raise $3.5 billion through sale, lease-back of airwaves: WSJ

(Reuters) - Sprint Corp , the No. 4 U.S. wireless carrier, is preparing to mortgage a little more than 10 percent of its wireless airwaves to raise cash, the Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 12th, 2016

The Wall Street Journal: U.S. bankruptcy judge OKs Hanjin’s sale of Long Beach terminal

Hanjin Shipping Co. won U.S. bankruptcy court approval for a hotly contested sale of the shipper’s stake in a Long Beach, Calif., container terminal operator, after a judge overruled objections from a group of U.S. creditors......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 18th, 2017

Court sides with Education Management

The U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit on Tuesday determined that Education Management Corp. complied with federal law in restructuring $1.5 billion in debt outside of bankruptcy court, according to the Wall Street Journal. This overtur.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 17th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Noble Energy in $2.7 billion deal for Clayton Williams

The combination will create the energy industry’s second-largest Southern Delaware shale acreage position in the Permian Basin......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 17th, 2017

In the Wake of a Tumultuous Year, the Global Elite Face a World of Uncertainty - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalIn the Wake of a Tumultuous Year, the Global Elite Face a World of UncertaintyWall Street JournalThis year is different. As the world's financial, corporate and poli.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsJan 16th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Essilor, Luxottica to combine, creating eyewear giant worth $49 billion

Combination of the French optical lens maker and famed Ray-Ban maker will create an eyewear industry giant with a market value of around €46.3 billion ($49.16 billion)......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 16th, 2017

Soros Loses $1 Billion Betting Against Trump, Former Partner Druckenmiller Bets With Trump, Wins

Perhaps the biggest mistake investors make is emotional attachment seeping into their analysis. This can happen to average investors as well as the world’s most accomplished. Just ask George Soros. As The Wall Street Journal first reported, .....»»

Category: blogSource: valuewalkJan 14th, 2017

SpaceX Accident Cost it Hundreds of Millions

Says report. Elon Musk’s SpaceX lost more than a quarter of a billion dollars in 2015 after a botched cargo run to the International Space Station and the subsequent grounding of its Falcon 9 rocket fleet, The Wall Street Journal rep.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneJan 13th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Anadarko seals $2.3 billion deal to sell South Texas oil, gas assets

Anadarko Petroleum Corp. has agreed to sell its South Texas oil-and-gas assets to Sanchez Energy Corp. and Blackstone Group LP for $2.3 billion......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Takata to plead guilty to criminal wrongdoing in air-bag probe

Japan’s Takata Corp. will report guilty and pay $1 billion to resolve an investigation by the U.S. Justice Department into the company’s handling of rupture-prone vehicle air bags, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 12th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Google in talks to sell its Terra Bella satellite imagery unit

The sale of its satellite-imagery unit, formerly known as Skybox Imaging, to startup Planet Labs would be a rapid about-face for Google......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Alibaba to help China’s retailer Intime go private in $2.6 billion deal

China’s largest online retailer and Intime’s founder, Shen Guojun, will pay as much as 19.8 billion Hong Kong dollars to take the Hong Kong-listed department-store chain private,.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 10th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: UnitedHealth’s Optum to acquire Surgical Care Affiliates for $2.3 billion

Addition of surgical company substantially expands UnitedHealth’s health-care provider footprint......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: McDonald’s selling majority stake in China business for up to $2 billion

McDonald’s Corp. said Monday that it has reached a deal to sell a controlling stake in its China operations to an investor group led by Citic Ltd., one of China’s largest state-owned companies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 9th, 2017

The Wall Street Journal: Verizon exec voices doubts over Yahoo deal

Weeks after Yahoo Inc. disclosed a massive data breach, Verizon Communications Inc. is unsure whether it will proceed with its $4.83 billion purchase of the internet company’s core business, a top Verizon executive said Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJan 5th, 2017