The Wall Street Journal: Walmart may switch to Capital One as its credit-card partner

Walmart Inc. is talking to Capital One Financial Corp. about taking over its store credit card, according to people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 12th, 2018

Walmart taps Capital One for store cards, ends Synchrony deal: WSJ

Walmart Inc has chosen Capital One Financial Corp as the new issuer of its store credit card, ending a partnership with Synchrony Financial, the Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday, citing people familiar with the matter......»»

Category: topSource: reutersJul 26th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Walmart sues its former credit-card issuer, Synchrony Financial

Walmart Inc. filed a lawsuit Thursday against its longtime credit-card issuer Synchrony Financial, alleging the lender breached terms of its contract with the retail giant......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Gulfport Energy CEO resigns after unauthorized use of credit card, private jet

Gulfport Energy Corp.’s chief executive has stepped down following a company review that found he had made personal charges to a company credit card and used Gulfport’s chartered aircraft without permission......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 2nd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Katie Haun named first female general partner at Andreessen Horowitz

Andreessen Horowitz has embraced the crypto sector in ways no other major U.S. venture-capital firm has done to date......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 25th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Apple to make feature-length movies with studio partner A24

Apple Inc. said Thursday it will begin making independent, feature-length films through a multiyear partnership with the Oscar-winning studio A24, broadening the iPhone maker’s push into original content beyond TV programming and into movies......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 15th, 2018

Walmart Posts Strong Sales Gains Ahead of Holidays - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street JournalWalmart Posts Strong Sales Gains Ahead of HolidaysWall Street JournalWalmart Inc. WMT -1.37% pos.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsNov 15th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Under Armour: No more strip-club charges on company credit cards

Under Armour Inc. employees received an email earlier this year that upended a longstanding company practice: They could no longer charge visits to strip clubs on their corporate cards......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 5th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: SoftBank investment to put food startup Zume at $2.25 billion valuation

Zume Inc. is in the process of raising a major new round of capital through SoftBank Vision Fund in a deal that is expected to place a value of roughly $2.25 billion for the pizza-delivery and food-logistics startup......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchNov 1st, 2018

Deutsche Bank draws activist investment from former JPMorgan finance chief: WSJ

Hudson Executive Capital LP has taken a stake of about 3.1 percent in Deutsche Bank , The Wall Street Journal reported on Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: reutersNov 1st, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Frontlight Capital to close, adding to growing list of shuttered hedge funds

Through September of this year, Frontlight’s fund, Frontlight Enhanced Macro Master Fund I, LP, lost 4.17%, according to a document reviewed by The Wall Street Journal.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 29th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Merkel’s government suffers another setback in German regional election

Chancellor Angela Merkel and her beleaguered government suffered a new blow after both her party and its coalition partner suffered losses in Sunday’s election in one of Germany’s wealthiest states......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 28th, 2018

Visa shares gain on better-than-expected fourth-quarter earnings

Shares of Visa Inc. gained in Wednesday's extended session after the credit-card company reported quarterly results ahead of Wall Street's estimates. Visa said its fiscal fourth-quarter earnings rose to $2.8.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 24th, 2018

Visa tops profit estimates as consumer spending grows

Visa Inc topped Wall Street estimates for quarterly profit on Wednesday, as the world's largest payments network benefited from higher credit- and debit-card spending in a strengthening U.S. economy......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 24th, 2018

AmEx tops profit estimates on higher consumer spending

American Express Co topped Wall Street estimates for third-quarter profit on Thursday and lifted its yearly earnings forecast, as a strengthening U.S. economy powered higher credit card spending......»»

Category: topSource: reutersOct 18th, 2018

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Edward Lampert, Stan Druckenmiller, Oaktree Capital Group LLC (OAK), Weatherford International PLC (WFT), Entasis Therapeutics Holdings (ETTX), and More

Lampert Won’t Give Sears Another Lifeline (The Wall Street Journal) Edward Lampert, the hedge-fund manager who controls Sears Holdings Corp., ha.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyOct 13th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: IMF warns some emerging-market countries could face ‘severely adverse’ capital outflows

A new study by the International Monetary Fund projects emerging economies will muddle through recent market turbulence without a severe shock to their financial systems, but flags an outside chance of a crisis......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 9th, 2018

Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Tourbillon Capital Partners, Balyasny Asset Management, Elliott Management, Appian Corp (APPN), AutoZone, Inc. (AZO), and More

Hedge Fund Tourbillon Capital to Close (The Wall Street Journal) New York-based Tourbillon Capital Partners on Monday told investors it was cl.....»»

Category: topSource: insidermonkeyOct 8th, 2018

A New Nintendo Switch Model Could Be Coming in 2019

Nintendo might be giving consumers a new and improved version of the Switch console next year, the Wall Street Journal reported Thursday......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralOct 4th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Hedge fund Highfields Capital to close, return billions to clients

Boston hedge fund Highfields Capital Management is returning billions in client money and converting into a family office, founder Jonathan Jacobson told investors in a letter Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 3rd, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: Top ad executive leaving Google for venture-capital firm

The executive at the helm of Google’s juggernaut online advertising business is stepping down, a rare shake-up at the highest echelons of the search giant......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchOct 1st, 2018