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

EU says Johnson & Johnson"s deal for Takeda patch may harm competition

EU antitrust regulators have opened a full investigation into Johnson & Johnson's acquisition of Takeda Pharmaceutical's surgical patch product TachoSil, concerned that the deal could lead to reduced choice and higher prices for customers......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMar 25th, 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

Futures Movers: Oil prices finish higher, but rise in coronavirus cases feeds demand concerns

Crude-oil futures end higher Monday to recoup some of last week's losses, but concerns that the rise in coronavirus cases throughout the globe will lead to weaker energy demand has grown......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatch11 hr. 58 min. ago

Metals Stocks: Gold prices post a gain for the first time in 4 session

Gold futures end higher on Thursday to tally their first gain in four sessions, as a recent price drop to a two-month low raises the precious metal’s appeal among bargain hunters......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 24th, 2020

Trump calls for stimulus payments and massive economic relief bill, upending Republicans’ more limited approach

In Twitter post, the president told Republicans to support “much higher numbers” for stimulus plan after Senate GOP sought $300 billion measure......»»

Category: topSource: washpostSep 17th, 2020

Why Applied Materials Is Trading Higher Today

Applied Materials (NASDAQ: AMAT) shares are trading higher today. The shares of semiconductor companies are trading higher amid a rebound in tech names and after Nvidia announced the $40 billion acquisition of chipmaker Arm Holdings. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaSep 14th, 2020

Jefferson-Einstein battle with FTC over proposed merger heads to virtual courtroom Monday

The health systems says the merger is crucial for Einstein's survival. The FTC says the union would lead to higher prices......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 11th, 2020

U.S. oil futures post first gain in 4 sessions

Oil futures edged higher on Tuesday, with U.S. prices posting their first gain in four sessions as a climb in the U.S. ISM manufacturing index in August lifted expectations for energy demand. West Texas Interm.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchSep 1st, 2020

Trump says he’ll keep low-income housing out of suburbs as he rescinds Obama-era anti-segregation regulation

Housing advocates say the regulation was necessary to combat racial segregation, but Trump says getting rid of it will lead to higher home prices......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 29th, 2020

Tesla calls lead puts in heavy volume as shares lift post-earnings

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 23rd, 2020

Bill Ackman"s Pershing Square Tontine raises $4 billion as IPO prices at $20 a share

Pershing Square Tontine Holdings Ltd. , a special purpose acquisition (SPAC), or blank check company, formed by billionaire investor Bill Ackman, raised $4 billion as its initial public offering of 200 million shares pr.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJul 22nd, 2020

Calls lead puts 20:1 in crude oil tanker operator DHT Holdings

See the rest of the story here. provides the latest financial news as it breaks. Known as a leader in market intelligence, The Fl.....»»

Category: blogSource: theflyonthewallJul 10th, 2020

July 4 Travelers Could See Gas Prices at 16-Year Low

While gas prices have been creeping higher, they are on track to post a 16-year low for the July 4 holiday weekend. The reason for the decline is down to lack of demand due to the resurgence COVID-19........»»

Category: blogSource: 247wallstJun 29th, 2020

Futures Movers: Oil prices inch higher Friday but set to post a weekly loss amid lingering worries about coronavirus impacts

Oil futures on Friday see muted gains as a record rise in coronavirus cases in the U.S. and growing infections in parts of the world signal a hard slog for a fuller recovery in crude-oil demand over the longer term......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 26th, 2020

Hertz Stock Jump 115%, Erases Post-Bankruptcy Losses As Travel Revives

Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE: HTZ) stock bounced higher on Monday with record volumes, continuing a three-day streak of gains after the car rental company declared bankruptcy as COVID-19 severely impacted travel. read more.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 9th, 2020

Hertz’s stock doubles to erase all post-bankruptcy losses

Shares of Hertz Global Holdings Inc. were vaulted higher in very active trading on Monday, enough to erase all the losses suffered since the car rental company declared bankruptcy, amid increasing signs that travel demand continues to improve......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchJun 8th, 2020

Air Canada, Transat deal faces intense EU antitrust scrutiny

Air Canada's bid for Canadian tour operator Transat AT Inc may result in higher prices and less choice for flights between Europe and Canada, EU antitrust regulators said on Monday as they opened a full-scale investigation into the deal......»»

Category: topSource: reutersMay 25th, 2020

Metals Stocks: Gold prices end higher amid U.S.-China tensions, but post a weekly decline

Gold prices on Friday ended higher as testiness between the U.S. and China feeds risk-off sentiment, drawing investors into haven assets, including government debt and the Japanese yen......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 22nd, 2020