SAO PAULO, July 26- Energisa SA, Brazil's sixth-largest power distributor, is expected on Tuesday to price an offering of units at 18.50 reais each, closer to the upper end of a suggested range, two sources familiar with the deal said. The company is seeking to place 61.5 million units, a blend of common and preferred shares, in the offering. According to the sources, who... » Read More
SAO PAULO, July 15- Brazil's São Paulo state said it was considering the sale of its controlling stake in the country's No. 4 electricity generator, CESP, triggering a 19 percent surge in the price of its preferred shares. Earlier, a source present at a Friday investor meeting arranged by JPMorgan Chase& Co quoted Villela as saying Brazil's development bank BNDES...
SAO PAULO, June 21- Brazilian stocks fell on Tuesday after Oi SA filed for Brazil's largest ever bankruptcy protection, weighing on banks that lent money to the country's No. 1 fixed-line phone carrier. Preferred shares of Oi SA, which are not part of Brazil's benchmark Bovespa stock index, plunged as much as 31 percent to a fresh record low. Kroton SA rose 1.4 percent...
VTB CEO SAYS IF LENDING STAGNATES BANK MAY START BUYING OUT PERPETUAL BONDS, PREFERRED SHARES BUT NO IMMEDIATE PLANS FOR NOW.
NEW YORK, May 5- Energy Transfer Equity LP Chief Executive Kelcy Warren said on Thursday the pipeline company cannot complete an agreed-upon $21 billion takeover of rival Williams Cos Inc because of tax issues. It is already suing ETE in Delaware to stop a controversial offering of preferred shares to its top shareholders, including Warren.
NEW YORK, March 16- Overstock.com Inc said on Wednesday it would offer shareholders new common shares to be traded on the company's t0.com platform. Overstock made the announcement on Wednesday at the 41st Annual International Futures Industry Conference in Boca Raton, Florida. The ratio between the common and preferred shares will depend on demand, said Judd...
March 2- SunEdison Inc said on Wednesday it suspended payment of quarterly dividends on its preferred stock, two days after the embattled solar company delayed filing its annual report amid an internal investigation into its financial position. The company's shares were down 11.7 percent at $1.58 after the bell. Earlier on Wednesday, the Wall Street Journal...
TJX also said that it would buy back about $1.5 billion- $2.0 billion in shares and the company forecast full-year profit largely above analysts' estimates. In the holiday season, "off-price retailers were a preferred destination for much of the middle and upper-middle class seeking brand names at value prices," Ken Perkins, the president of research firm Retail...
RCS Capital listed total assets of $2 billion and debts of $1 billion in its Chapter 11 filing in Delaware, court documents showed on Monday. Under the restructuring plan, lenders will inject $150 million into broker-dealer Cetera and ties to Schorsch will be cut by eliminating common shares and some $500 million in preferred stock, court documents showed.
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