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*Alibaba the king of online retail on personal computers in China. *Alibaba headed for big IPO in New York this year. BEIJING, July 1- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd may have dominated online retail on personal computers, but is some way from replicating that leadership in shopping by smartphone and other mobile devices.
*Stakeholders include private equity firms CVC Capital and CD&R. Univar sources chemicals from over 8,800 producers worldwide, including Dow Chemical Co, Exxon Mobil Corp and Eastman Chemical Co.. The company, which gets more than half of its revenue from the United States, listed Akzo Nobel, Kellogg Co, Ecolab Inc and FMC Corp among its customers.
June 27- Univar Inc, the largest chemical distributor in North America, filed with U.S. regulators on Friday for an initial public offering of up to $100 million.
Michaels spent nearly 8 years in private ownership before going public today. CNBC's Seema Mody provides insight to its IPO performance.
After 8 years in private ownership, arts & crafts retailer Michaels is debuting on the Nasdaq. Chuck Rubin, Michaels CEO, discusses the importance of "personalization" and explains why brick and mortar is still important.
Alibaba will go public at the NYSE. Kara Swisher, Re/code co-executive editor, discusses how the IPO could "reinvigorate" investor interest in tech companies.
James Stewart, The New York Times columnist, gives his take on the IPO landscape and interest rates. Stewart says the capital formation process is humming along nicely and it's a great time to raise money.
A reconstitution of the Russell Indexes occurs at the close of Wall Street trading Friday, reflective of the growth vs. value debate.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discusses the decision by Alibaba to list on the NYSE. The Chinese e-commerce giant is expected to make its debut this summer under the ticker BABA.
Kathleen Smith, principal and co-founder at Renaissance Capital, says the U.S. IPO market is "conservative" at the moment, and discusses rivalry between the Nasdaq and NYSE.
Charlie Anderson, Dougherty & Company senior research analyst, discusses GoPro's strong IPO showing on Thursday. They probably could have priced it higher, says Anderson.
Michaels said it had raised about $472.6 million in its initial public offering after pricing shares at $17, the lower end of an expected range.
*Prices IPO at lower-end of the $17- $19 range. June 26- The Michaels Cos Inc's raised about $472.6 million in its initial public offering after pricing shares at $17, the lower end of an expected range, the New York Times reported on Thursday, citing two people briefed on the matter.
June 26- The Michaels Cos Inc's initial public offering was priced at $17 per share, the lower end of an expected range, the New York Times reported on Thursday, citing two people briefed on the matter.
Mike Kintner has invented a gadget that helps photographers take panoramic videos with GoPro cameras.
Discussing the heavy IPO cycle and how much lower the 10-year will go, with Kathy Jones, Charles Schwab fixed income strategist; Quincy Krosby, Prudential Financial market strategist; and CNBC's Bob Pisani discusses today's market activity.
CNBC's Seema Mody checks out today's performance of GoPro and discusses how it will reinvest its cash.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 26- Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has decided to list on the New York Stock Exchange, it said on Thursday, dealing a blow to the rival Nasdaq bourse. Securing Alibaba is a major victory for the New York Stock Exchange, which was acquired by IntercontinentalExchange Inc for $11 billion in November.
SAN FRANCISCO, June 26- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has decided to list on the New York Stock Exchange, Bloomberg cited a person with knowledge of the matter as saying on Thursday, dealing a blow to the rival Nasdaq bourse.