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The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the close of the U.S. Air and American merger creating the world's largest airline and what it means for investors. Also, a United passenger has an unfortunate experience.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker about the benefits of its merger with US Air and how he plans to win over corporate travelers.
A U.S. Supreme Court justice denied a last-ditch effort to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
Supreme Court justice on Saturday night denied a last-ditch effort by a group of consumers and travel agents to stop the merger of American Airlines and US Airways.
WASHINGTON, Dec 7- A group of consumers and travel agents filed a last-ditch petition on Saturday to the U.S. Supreme Court to stop American Airlines and US Airways from merging, a move they fear would drive air travel prices up and service down and make planes more crowded.
NEW YORK, Dec 6- A federal judge on Friday rejected a last-ditch effort by consumers and travel agents to stop American Airlines and US Airways from merging next week, a move they fear would drive prices up and service down and make planes more crowded.
NEW YORK, Dec 6- A federal judge on Friday rejected a last-ditch effort by consumers and travel agents to stop American Airlines and US Airways from merging next week, which they fear would drive prices up and service down and make planes more crowded.
NEW YORK, Nov 27- A judge on Wednesday approved a settlement resolving U.S. regulators' opposition to a merger between AMR Corp and US Airways Group Inc, allowing AMR, the bankrupt parent of American Airlines, to soon close on a tie-up that will create the world's largest carrier.
NEW YORK, Nov 25- The parent company of American Airlines on Monday asked a bankruptcy court to approve a settlement with U.S. regulators that would allow it to merge with rival US Airways Group and create the world's largest airline.
BARCELONA, Nov 21- Three major rivals to advertising groups Omnicom and Publicis, which are merging, say they are poaching work from the pair by luring clients who are unsettled by the $35.1 billion deal.
BARCELONA, Nov 21- The $35.1 billion tie-up of advertising groups Omnicom and Publicis will close by the middle of next year at the latest, the two groups said on Thursday, pushing the date back slightly later than expected.
BARCELONA, Nov 21- Japanese advertising group Dentsu is winning global media contracts for the first time through its newly-acquired Aegis business and has been taking work away from rivals Omnicom and Publicis since the two decided to merge.
Eminence Capital is pushing for Men's Wearhouse to consider a merger with Jos. A. Bank. Eminence Capital founder, CEO/CIO Ricky Sandler says he has "never seen a board that has acted this irresponsibly in front of an opportunity like this," in regards to Men's Wearhouse.
New York- based JLL will merge the DSM business with that of Toronto- based drug maker Patheon Inc, forming a joint venture boasting some $2 billion in annual sales that the companies said on Tuesday will be a leader in manufacturing medicines for pharmaceutical companies.
The ratios are now at 13.9 times forecast earnings for Europe and 14.5 for the U.S, according to Thomson Reuters data.
Nov 15- American Airlines Group, the company that will be formed when AMR Corp's American and US Airways Group Inc complete their merger, will trade under the symbol "AAL" on the Nasdaq market, the companies said on Friday. American and US Airways this week reached an agreement with the U.S. Justice Department paving the way for the merger.
ATLANTA/ WASHINGTON, Nov 13- Consumer advocates worry the decision to green-light another big airline merger will mean higher prices before long, even though upstart airlines will get more access to busy airports near Washington D.C. and New York as part of the deal.
Former Continental Airlines Chairman & CEO Gordon Bethune says he was "absolutely" surprised the DOJ went after the AMR Corp. and U.S. Airways merger.
WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, Nov 12- US Airways Group Inc and American Airlines will give low-cost competitors more access to a half dozen key U.S. airports, including New York and Washington, D.C., in exchange for permission to merge and create the world's largest airline.
With the Intercontinental Exchange and NYSE Euronext deal set to close, Jeff Sprecher, Intercontinental Exchange CEO, discusses the deal and says the greatness of the company is the way it raises capital.