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  • Love reinvesting back in core franchises: GE CEO

    General Electric Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt, discusses priorities in investment now that the company has partnered with Microsoft's cloud business.

  • Nadella, Immelt talk HoloLens

    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella, discusses the success of the augmented reality app Pokémon Go, and the future of gaming opportunities and "HoloLens" for technology companies.

  • July 6- Dominion Diamond Corp said it would focus on developing its core assets in Canada's Northwest Territories and on buying back shares, months after a group of investors urged the diamond miner to take steps to boost its share price. Dominion also said Chief Financial Officer Ron Cameron would step down on July 15 and Vice President Group Controller Cara...

  • NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, June 29- Nearly all of the largest U.S. banks are on steady enough footing to increase payouts to shareholders, the U.S. The regulatory thumbs up prompted a slew of announcements from banks who plan to buy back more stock or increase dividends- good news for investors who saw their banks shares hammered by Britain's vote last week to leave the...

  • Banks take action

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the the big banks announcing dividend and buyback changes following Federal Reserve stress test results.

  • Morgan Staley announces $3.5B stock buyback

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports the latest statements from banks following the Fed stress tests, including Morgan Stanley has announcing a large share buyback.

  • No domestic banks failing is good news: Pro

    Discussing the Federal Reserve stress test results with Jeffery Harte, Sandler O'Neill, and Anton Schutz, Mendon Capital.

  • WASHINGTON, June 28- German automaker Volkswagen AG will pay as much as $15.3 billion after admitting it cheated on U.S. diesel emissions tests for years, agreeing to buy back vehicles from consumers and provide funding that could benefit makers of cleaner technologies. The largest-ever automotive buyback offer in the United States came in a deal announced on...

  • Pisani watching for buybacks

    CNBC's Bob Pisani breaks down the buyback "blackout" mythology.

  • *2nd- Qtr revenue $3.71 bln vs $3.68 bln est. *To buy back $1 billion of shares. Still, the "risk factors" section of Carnival's quarterly report on Tuesday said the company could be affected by Britain's withdrawal from the European Union, which it said could affect exchange rates and global consumer confidence.

  • June 28- Carnival Corp, the world's. Shares of the company, which also announced a $1 billion share buyback, were up 4.7 percent in early trading on Tuesday. However, the Miami- based company said its outlook could be affected by a host of factors, including Britain's withdrawal from the European Union which could affect exchange rates.

  • NEW YORK, June 27- Corporate America is curbing its appetite for its own stock, a potentially foreboding sign for the stock market, according to TrimTabs Investment Research on Monday. June was on pace to be the slowest month of the year, with only $11.8 billion worth of buyback announcements through Friday, including a $2 billion share repurchase announcement by...

  • NEW YORK, June 24- The cost for Wall Street to fund dollar-based trades rose on Friday to the highest in nearly three months as Britain's vote to leave the European Union stunned investors, causing reluctance to lend as global stock markets plunged. The interest rate in the $3.8 trillion repurchase agreement market, where traders raise short-term cash from...

  • The forecast cut overshadowed the Red Hat's plan to buy back up to $1 billion in stock and sent the company's shares down 5.5 percent to $75.36 in extended trading on Wednesday. Red Hat did not disclose financial terms of the 3 scale deal, but said its expects the acquisition to increase its adjusted operating expenses for fiscal 2017 by about $5 million, or 3 cents...

  • Buybacks good for stocks?

    Craig Columbus, Tower Square Investment Management CEO, Robert Pavlik, Boston Private Wealth Chief Market Strategist, discuss stock buybacks and whether they're good for the markets.

  • Allergan CEO on deal with Teva

    Allergan CEO Brent Saunders on Teva, buybacks and capital allocation.

  • BOSTON, June 2- Activist investor Barington Capital turned up the heat on apparel chain Chico's FAS on Thursday with specific demands to cut costs, boost revenue and buy back more shares one week after mounting a fight to win two board seats. The New York- based hedge fund, which owns a 1.5 percent stake in the retailer, said it wants Chico's to slash selling, general...

  • June 1- Chinese ecommerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Wednesday it has agreed to buy 27 million of its own shares from SoftBank Group Corp at $74 per share, or $2 billion. SoftBank Group said on Tuesday it would sell at least $7.9 billion of shares in Alibaba to cut the Japanese company's debt. Shares of Alibaba fell about 6.5 percent to close at $76.69.

  • *Buy back of up to $1 bln in shares. The up-market retailer of clothes, handbags, shoes and fashion accessories also announced the purchase of Michael Kors Ltd, its exclusive licensee in China and some regions in Asia, for $500 million, to increase its direct exposure to growing Asian markets. Sales jumped 10.9 percent to $1.2 billion in the quarter ended April 2,...