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Mergers, Acquisitions and Takeovers

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  • Groupon shares tumble on 2Q loss, forecast cut

    Groupon shares tumble on 2Q loss, forecast cut
    Shares of Groupon tumbled 18 percent in early trading Wednesday as investors reacted to the company's widened second-quarter loss and reduced full-year earnings forecast.  Groupon's wider loss was due to higher taxes and expenses that overshadowed an...
  • Jeep, truck sales power Chrysler to second-quarter profit

    Helped by robust sales of Jeep sport-utility vehicles and Ram pickup trucks, Chrysler Group on Wednesday reported a jump in profits for the second quarter. The automaker said it earned $619 million, up 22% from the same period a year earlier. Revenue...
  • Regulators Ready to Take the Field for Dodgers Dispute

    The impasse over rights to the Los Angeles Dodgers, which has left 70% of television viewers in the market unable to access broadcasts of the hometown baseball team's games, indicates that there may just be a limit to the stratospheric cost of sports...
  • Exelon buying Integrys' retail electricity arm

    Exelon buying Integrys' retail electricity arm
    Nearly 1 million Chicagoans bid adieu to Exelon’s Commonwealth Edison last year, hoping to get a better deal from a new power company. A deal announced Wednesday will send them back into Exelon’s arms. Exelon Corp. announced Wednesday it...
  • National Penn to lay off 77 in TF Financial acquisition

    National Penn to lay off 77 in TF Financial acquisition
    Shareholders of TF Financial Corp. voted Wednesday to approve the holding company's acquisition by National Penn Bancshares of Allentown. TF Financial, based in Newtown, Bucks County, owns 3rd Fed Bank, which has $692 million in deposits and 18 full-...
  • Alibaba cash could fund small spending spree at Yahoo

    Alibaba cash could fund small spending spree at Yahoo
    Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's upcoming public offering will give Yahoo Inc billions of dollars for a potential shopping spree that investors hope will jumpstart its comeback. But with numerous holes to fill and soaring tech company valuations, Yahoo will...
  • Buckeye Partners becoming energy powerhouse

    Houston-based logistics firm Buckeye Partners has spent more than $3.5 billion buying assets since 2010, transforming itself from a quiet regional pipeline utility into an emerging energy powerhouse. But the acquisition that may best symbolize its...
  • Maker Studios 'Mostly a Distribution Play' for Disney

    The role Maker Studios will play inside the Walt Disney Co. is getting a little clearer months after buying the network of online channels for $500 million. Disney describes the company as "mostly a distribution play," according to chief financial...
  • Law Firm With Hartford Office Announces Merger

    Edwards Wildman Palmer LLP, an international law firm with an office in Hartford, plans to merge with Locke Lord LLP, the management teams of the two companies jointly announced this week. If approved, the proposed merger would combine the two firms into...
  • HP to buy cloud software startup in rare acquisition

    HP to buy cloud software startup in rare acquisition
    Hewlett-Packard Co plans to buy cloud software startup Eucalyptus Software, a rare acquisition for the company since its failed $11 billion purchase of Britain's Autonomy Plc in 2011. HP did not say how much it will pay for Eucalyptus, which provides...
  • Advocate Health Care and NorthShore to merge

     Advocate Health Care and NorthShore to merge
    Two of Chicago's largest hospital systems on Thursday approved plans to combine, creating a 16-hospital, $6.8 billion system that promises to change the competitive landscape of health care in the Chicago region. Advocate Health Care, the state's...