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Ten CEOs of S&P 500 companies scored paper gains on their stock holdings of $14.2 billion just this year, USA Today reports.
Fresh off its latest $11 billion valuation, Pinterest is unveiling more advertising options to attract marketer dollars.
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After reading about the lack of female CEOs at Fortune 500 companies, Renee Sandler inspired her daughters to think up business ideas. The result is now a multimillion-dollar business.
NEW YORK, May 4- Billionaire hedge fund manager David Einhorn, who often moves a stock simply by speaking its name, on Monday kicked off the year's most prominent investment conference by laying out a case against oil frackers, arguing these companies drill "lots and lots of holes" and burn through plenty of cash. Einhorn, who often unveils so-called short-bets...
NEW YORK, May 4- Billionaire hedge fund manager David Einhorn kicked off the 20th annual Sohn Investment Conference in New York on Monday by laying out his case against oil frackers, arguing that these companies drill "lots and lots of holes" and burn through plenty of cash. Activist investor Barry Rosenstein discussed two investment ideas that were already well...
April 30- Pharmacy service provider Omnicare Inc is getting buyout interest from potential buyers, including Express Scripts Holding Co and CVS Health Corp, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Omnicare is working with Bank of America Corp and Centerview Partners to explore options including a sale, the report said.
Forget building new stores. Retailers are using invisible shopping centers and other "augmented reality" to boost sales.
*Global nutraceutical market seen at $280 bln by 2018. LONDON, April 21- A boom in "nutraceuticals"- food and drinks with potential health benefits- is paving the way for a rush of deals, as food and drug companies compete to dominate a market expected to be worth $280 billion by 2018.. "The space is ripe for M&A and I think you are going to see more," added Jeremy Johnson,...
Walgreens said it will improve pricing and promotions while driving the performance of brands such as No7, Boots Pharmaceuticals and Well at Walgreens. Walgreens also emphasized strategic advantages from its pharmaceutical wholesale business, which allows the company to enter new markets more rapidly than its retail business. "In November our senior...
In November our senior leaders did not get an increase, " Walgreens spokesman Michael Polzin said at an analysts meeting in New York. The cost cutting plan was announced in August 2014, and earlier this month, Walgreens said it would increase its projected cuts to $1.5 billion by the end of fiscal 2017.. As a part of that effort, Walgreens would close 200 U.S. stores,...
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U.S. stocks closed higher as investors digested a rebound in oil prices and looked for more signals on the timing of an interest rate hike.
April 9- Drugstore operator Walgreens Boots Alliance Inc on Thursday reported a higher-than-expected quarterly profit and said it would widen its cost-cutting program, sending its shares higher. Walgreens said on Thursday that it had identified ways to increase the program to a projected $1.5 billion by the August year-end of fiscal 2017..
U.S. stock index futures indicated a flat to lower open on Thursday, as investors digested the mostly dovish minutes from the Fed, ahead of more earnings and data releases.
Walgreens plans to close about 200 U.S. stores as the nation's largest drugstore chain expands on a $1 billion cost-reduction plan.
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