| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:07 PM
The largest shareholder of The Men's Wearhouse Inc. is once again calling for the retailer to resume merger talks with Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and hired a strategic adviser to help the effort.
Eminence Capital LLC, which owns 9.8...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. withdrew its $2.3 billion offer for Men's Wearhouse on Friday, but it left the door open for future merger talks.
Even as Bank dropped the bid, the largest shareholder in Men's Wearhouse called a special shareholders meeting...
| Nov 12, 2013
| 5:39 PM
Jos. A Bank Clothier's bid for Men's Wearhouse gained new life Tuesday.
Under pressure from its largest shareholder, Men's Wearhouse may reconsider a bid to merge with Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.
Houston-based Men's Wearhouse is asking its financial...
| Nov 2, 2013
A war of words between Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and Men's Wearhouse has only complicated a potential deal between the clothing titans.
Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank has offered $2.3 billion for Men's Wearhouse, and has continued to express interest...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 4:58 PM
Occidental Petroleum Corp. is selling off a minority stake in Middle East and North Africa oil fields along with other assets in an effort to boost value for shareholders.
The Westwood oil and gas giant said those decisions come as part of a push to...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Rupert Murdoch easily swatted away another attempt to loosen his control over 21st Century Fox.
Fox shareholders on Friday overwhelmingly supported the 82-year-old mogul's bid to retain his seat on the Fox board. Murdoch had the fifth-highest vote...
| Oct 18, 2013
| 11:09 AM
Rupert Murdoch isn't going anywhere anytime soon.
In what's become an annual ritual, the 82-year-old mogul and chairman of 21st Century Fox appears to have beaten back an effort to remove him from the media giant's board of directors, according to a...
| Oct 17, 2013
| 2:56 PM
Rupert Murdoch's media company's annual meeting has become a fall classic.
Each year, pension funds, activist investors and proxy advisory firms demand that Murdoch -- who serves as both chairman of the board and chief executive -- loosen his grip on...
| Oct 12, 2013
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. faces a difficult fight in its $2.3 billion quest to acquire rival Men's Wearhouse, experts say.
And that's not only because Houston-based Men's Wearhouse said it doesn't want to sell out to Jos. A. Bank.
| Oct 11, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Activision Blizzard and a group of investors have completed their $8.2-billion buyback of most of Vivendi's majority stake in the company.
This comes just one day after the Delaware Supreme Court reversed an earlier judicial decision that halted the...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Struggling men's retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is bidding to secure its future with the $2.3 billion offer it made for larger rival Men's Wearhouse.
Men's Wearhouse spurned the offer, made public Wednesday by Jos. Bank, saying it significantly...