Pep Boys surges to new highs

If Icahn completes the deal for Pep Boys , it will signal a return to his 1980s corporate raider days. "This was a terrific opportunity to leverage the financial and industry knowledge of Icahn Enterprises to the benefit of Pep Boys' customers, ... More..

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A look at where countries stand in Saudi Arabia-Iran dispute
by | Wednesday, January 06, 2016

A look at where countries stand in Saudi Arabia-Iran dispute

The kingdom announced later that it would also cut commercial ties, including flights and travel of Saudi citizens to the Islamic Republic. The latest appeals included Turkish Prime Minister Ahmet Davutoglu...More..

Donald Trump Holds Rally in Lowell, Massachusetts
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Donald Trump Holds Rally in Lowell, Massachusetts

It posed a delicate situation for Republicans, such as Cruz , who back gun rights and less federal involvement in public lands. In a wide-ranging address that took voters through Hillary Clinton's work as ...More..

KKR investment firm to acquire Mills Fleet Farm
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

KKR investment firm to acquire Mills Fleet Farm

The company's other Wisconsin stores are in Antigo, Appleton, Beaver Dam, Clintonville, Fond du Lac, Green Bay, Hudson, Manitowoc, Marshfield, Menomonie, Oshkosh, Plymouth, Stevens Point, Waupaca and Wausau. It...More..

Ministry of Railways prepares concept paper on Rail Development Authority of India
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Ministry of Railways prepares concept paper on Rail Development Authority of India

The concept paper said the authority would recommend passenger and freight tariffs. Among the Rail Development Authority's key roles are determining tariff, setting efficiency and performance standards and en...More..

Pizza Hut, Papa John's slash prices
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Pizza Hut, Papa John's slash prices

The $5 Flavor Menu is part of a commitment Pizza Hut made past year to provide more insight-driven value to its menu. The only small catch is you have to buy at least two items, which means you're going to spen...More..

TCS to bid for Dell's Perot Systems
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

TCS to bid for Dell's Perot Systems

Perot Systems is main supplier of IT consulting to hospitals and authorities’ departments. Dell has also been talking to private equity firms about selling Quest Software, which helps with information technol...More..

Fiat Chrysler shares plunge following Ferrari spinoff
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Fiat Chrysler shares plunge following Ferrari spinoff

It has now become an independent, following parent company Fiat Chrysler Automobiles' decision to list its remaining 80 percent stake in the luxury auto marque. The first day of trading in Milan may have been s...More..

John Kasich Dismisses Donald Trump: 'He Complains About Everything'
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

John Kasich Dismisses Donald Trump: 'He Complains About Everything'

We're gonna know in 30 or 40 days... Democratic U.S. presidential candidate, U.S. Sen. WASHINGTON (CNN) - Carly Fiorina, John  Kasich  and Jim Gilmore are slated to pitch themselves to the New Hampshire Hou...More..

by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

DJIA Plummets 450 Points

Goldman Sachs was down 2.8 per cent at US$175.26 and was the biggest drag on the Dow. Economic data by the Institute for Supply Management is expected to show that the index of national factory activity rose ...More..

by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Can Shares of Alliance Resource Partners, LP (NASDAQ: ARLP) hit $34?

AHGP has been the topic of a number of research reports. Zacks Investment Research raised shares of Natural Resource Partners from a "hold" rating to a "buy" rating and set a $2.75 price target for the compan...More..

Nissan to start making new auto in crisis-hit Brazil
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Nissan to start making new auto in crisis-hit Brazil

Like with the study, the production version will be designed and developed by Nissan's Global Design Center and Nissan Design America studios in San Diego and Rio, its local satellite outfit. "At this time it's...More..

Dubai's Emaar Properties Hires Contractor to Restore Fire-Ravaged Hotel
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Dubai's Emaar Properties Hires Contractor to Restore Fire-Ravaged Hotel

Dubai's government says that "cooling operation" continues at The Address Downtown Dubai Hotel. "As soon as clearing and assessment work is completed, construction will commence as per a tightly scheduled c...More..

Complaints after Australia Post increases cost of stamp to $1
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Complaints after Australia Post increases cost of stamp to $1

Australia Post pointed out that it will continue to maintain the concession stamp price at 60 cents, which is available to 5.7 million eligible Australians, and seasonal greeting cards will stay at 65 cents. At...More..

Block Donald Trump With This Google Chrome Extension
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

Block Donald Trump With This Google Chrome Extension

Donald Trump's presence in the news in the past few months has grown astronomically. As for the most advanced "vindictive" setting, it is created to remove all websites that publish stories about Trump. The a...More..

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Drugmaker Tied To Martin Shkreli, Is Filing For Bankruptcy
by | Tuesday, January 05, 2016

KaloBios Pharmaceuticals, Drugmaker Tied To Martin Shkreli, Is Filing For Bankruptcy

Major creditors of the pharmaceutical company included accounting firm Ernst & Young, as well as the University of Miami, California's Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, The Cleveland Clinic Foundation, the Mayo Clin...More..

Lululemon founder Chip Wilson's Vancouver mansion most expensive in BC
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Lululemon founder Chip Wilson's Vancouver mansion most expensive in BC

Of note, BC Assessment has launched a newly-enhanced website at bcassessment.ca that includes more details about 2016 assessments, property information and trends such as lists of 2016's top most valuable res...More..

Pep Boys soars on latest Icahn offer; Bridgestone bows out
by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Pep Boys soars on latest Icahn offer; Bridgestone bows out

Icahn Enterprises shares were down 1.5% in early trade. There was at least one counter-offer from Bridgestone for $17 per share cash. Zacks Investment Research upgraded Pep Boys-Manny Moe and Jack from a "...More..

by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Steelers slip into NFL playoffs with Jets loss

The 20-17 loss in Baltimore hurts the most because the wound still is fresh and deep. Roethlisberger will return to form and throw for over 300 yards and three touchdowns; Brown will rack up at least 125 yard...More..

by | Monday, January 04, 2016

Investor Carl Icahn Sweetens Offer for Pep Boys

However, Pep Boys announced that its board of directors no longer deemed the proposal received from Icahn Enterprises to acquire the company to be a "superior proposal" and continued to recommend that share...More..