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  • Nov 6- InterContinental Hotels Group Plc, one of the world's largest hoteliers, is exploring strategic options including a potential sale or merger, Bloomberg reported on Friday. IHG is discussing with financial advisers whether to sell itself or combine with a competitor as the sector consolidates, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the...

  • Stocks close up 1% after Fed statement Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 4:00 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    U.S. stocks closed up more than 1 percent after the October Fed statement gave investors more confidence in the possibility of a December rate hike.

  • *Fed statement scheduled for 2 p.m. ET. Oct 28- U.S. stocks were higher on Wednesday, boosted by gains in Apple and a sharp bounce in energy stocks, ahead of the Federal Reserve's statement on interest rates. The market is likely to remain calm until after the Fed's announcement, said Jeff Powell, managing partner of Polaris Wealth Advisors.

  • UPDATE 2-Hyatt in talks to buy Starwood Hotels - source Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 11:19 AM ET

    Oct 28- Hyatt Hotels Corp is in talks to buy U.S. hotel operator Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc in a cash and stock deal, a source familiar with the matter said. Starwood is valued at about $12.75 billion while Hyatt has a valuation of about $7.23 billion. China's sovereign wealth fund and two big Chinese companies had expressed interest in Starwood...

  • UPDATE 1-Hyatt in talks to buy Starwood Hotels - CNBC Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 9:59 AM ET

    Oct 28- Hyatt Hotels Corp is in talks to buy U.S. hotel operator Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc, CNBC reported, citing sources. Starwood had reached out to potential bidders including InterContinental Hotels Group Plc, Wyndham Worldwide Corp and sovereign wealth funds in July, three months after it decided to explore a sale, sources told Reuters.

  • Hyatt in talks to buy Starwood Hotels: Sources Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 9:33 AM ET
    Employees assist guests at the Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide Westin New York Grand Central in New York.

    Hyatt Hotels is in talks to buy Starwood Hotels in a deal that is said to be as little as a week away, sources told CNBC.

  • Hyatt in talks to buy Starwood Hotels - CNBC Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 9:24 AM ET

    Oct 28- Hyatt Hotels Corp is in talks to buy Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide Inc, CNBC reported, citing sources. Under a cash and stock offer, Hyatt management would retain control of the combined company, CNBC said on Wednesday. Hyatt declined to comment, while Starwood did not immediately respond to a request for comment.

  • All eyes on Fed; Apple gives Wall Street a boost Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 8:37 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange while Federal Reserve Chairwoman Janet Yellen explains why the Federal Reserve chose not raise interest rates on September 17, 2015 in New York.

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Wednesday ahead of a statement from the Fed this afternoon and more earnings.

  • Early movers: DMND, ANTM, GNRC, HLT, HOT & more Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 7:51 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Oct 28- Interval Leisure Group said it would buy hotel operator Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc's vacation ownership business, which it valued at about $1.5 billion. Reuters reported on Tuesday that China's sovereign wealth fund and two Chinese companies had expressed interest in buying Starwood, joining other potential suitors from around the...

  • Apple boosts Wall Street ahead of Fed Wednesday, 28 Oct 2015 | 7:08 AM ET

    Central bankers are expected to leave the door open for an interest rate hike in December.

  • Oct 28- Interval Leisure Group said it will buy U.S. hotel operator Starwood Hotels& Resorts Worldwide Inc's vacation ownership business, which it valued at about $1.5 billion.

  • *Rite Aid surges on reports Walgreens in buyout talks. Shares of Apple were down 0.5 percent at $114.68 ahead of its results after the close. Investors will watch for the iPhone maker's China sales and its forecast for the crucial holiday quarter.

  • Starwood shares pop on reports of Chinese interest Tuesday, 27 Oct 2015 | 3:14 PM ET
    Pedestrians pass in front of The St. Regis Hotel, a Starwood Hotels & Resorts Worldwide property, in New York.

    This potential transaction could mark the largest ever Chinese takeover of a U.S. company.

  • How to trade the Fed's meeting this week Monday, 14 Sep 2015 | 3:18 PM ET
    A New York Stock Exchange trader works as a television on the floor of the NYSE shows Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen speaking after the Federal Open Market Committee meeting. (File photo)

    The Fed's highly anticipated policy meeting this week could be setting up a short-term trade in certain areas of the market, if history is any guide.

  • Goldman: A strategy beating market for 4 years Friday, 21 Aug 2015 | 6:00 AM ET
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    Goldman Sachs gave the latest changes to its vaunted market beating “Twenty Most Concentrated” hedge fund holdings basket to clients this week.

  • Early movers: PG, CI, SWK, TSLA, FB, WFM & more Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 8:45 AM ET
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    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Earnings focus, but also seeking Fed clues in GDP Thursday, 30 Jul 2015 | 6:05 AM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Thursday brings another wave of earnings with companies from P&G to Amgen reporting, but markets will also be digging deep into GDP data for hints on the Fed.

  • Earnings focus, but also seeking Fed clues in GDP Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015 | 6:41 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Thursday brings another wave of earnings with companies from P&G to Amgen reporting, but markets will also be digging deep into GDP data for hints on the Fed.

  • Minefield for market with Fed, earnings, commodities Monday, 27 Jul 2015 | 8:08 AM ET
    An oil trader works on the floor of the New York Mercantile Exchange.

    The Fed meets next week, but a commodities meltdown and earnings season are adding to concerns about global growth and may steal some of its thunder.