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  • FireEye Inks Mandiant Deal
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    FireEye Inks Mandiant Deal

    January 4, 2014, 00:49 GMT

    After the Fiat deal was struck earlier in the week, many on the street started to speculate that 2014 would be the year for acquisitions. On Thursday, after the market closed, the street was welcomed to yet another interesting acquisition. The cyber security company FireEye (NASDAQ:FEYE) has acquired Mandiant. Mandiant a firm known for responses

  • Teva CEO Rumors Surface, Shares Higher

    The world’s largest generic drug manufacturer, Teva Pharmaceuticals (NYSE:TEVA) , has underperformed the vast majority of the healthcare sector this year. Many prominent, large-cap, healthcare companies across the 5 major industries have done especially well on the back of increasing demand and growth. However, Teva has struggled to keep up as a result of a patent

  • Fiat Races Higher on Chrysler Acquisition

    Could 2014 be a year full of mergers and acquisitions? Many analyst and institutional investors have hinted at many to come over the last couple months. On Wednesday, Wall Street was welcomed to some interesting M&A news out of Europe. Fiat (F.MI), the popular Italian car maker, announced a deal to acquire the 41.5% of

  • China’s IPO Freeze Melts Away
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    China’s IPO Freeze Melts Away

    December 31, 2013, 20:21 GMT

    Many Chinese stocks which trade on American exchanges have caused quite a bit of controversy over the last few years. High returns, coupled with confusing accounting practices have made some investors wealthy, and well some broke. Its a tough call these days. Which Chinese companies are worth investing in, and which aren’t? On Tuesday, traders

  • Crocs Shares Soar on Blackstone Partnership

    Crocs (NASDAQ:CROX) are perhaps the ugliest shoes on the planet, but apparently not everyone thinks so and consequently shares were sent soaring. On Monday it was announced that Blackstone (NYSE:BX) would be taking a sizable position in the lightweight footwear company. Crocs announced late Sunday night that it has entered into a partnership with Blackstone,

  • Fedex & UPS Scramble Amid Media Fire
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    Fedex & UPS Scramble Amid Media Fire

    December 28, 2013, 01:17 GMT

    With the shortened holiday shopping season this year, many traders and investors were looking to the online shopping outlets to perform well. As a consequence of online shopping growth, the package delivery companies have experienced great demand pressure during the holiday season. Who do you think gets your package from Amazon to your home in

  • Breaking News: Target Data Keys Potentially Compromised

    Shares of Target (NYSE:TGT) were sent lower on Friday following even more headlines stemming from the holiday data breach. The nation’s second largest retailer confirmed on Friday that the “strongly encrypted pin data” was stolen as part of a recent data breach that affected millions. The news of even more possible data risk did not

  • Target Customers Watch Fearfully
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    Target Customers Watch Fearfully

    December 26, 2013, 22:17 GMT

    Here at Finances.com we hope everyone had a great holiday season! Were you one of the many shoppers who purchased a gift at Target this year? Well, if you did you should be checking your bank statements extra closely in the coming weeks. Shares of Target have moved to the downside over the last week

  • Deal News: Softbank Takeover Coming
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    Deal News: Softbank Takeover Coming

    December 25, 2013, 21:08 GMT

    For weeks shareholders of Sprint (NYSE:S) , Softbank (9984:Tokyo), T-Mobile (NYSE:TMUS) , and Dish (NASDAQ:DISH) have watch their positions moved rapidly to the upside. Increasing consolidation within the mobile telecommunications space has brought a number of speculatory ideas to Wall Street. Over the last couple week, shares of T-Mobile have soared higher as traders positioned themselves

  • Tesla Keeps its Troubled Safety Rating
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    Tesla Keeps its Troubled Safety Rating

    December 24, 2013, 17:33 GMT

    Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) investors have had an exceptionally good year as far as returns go. Shares of the company are higher by an astounding 325 percent year to date. However, sentiment for the company peaked alongside shares a couple moths ago, since then shares have traded with great volatility in a range of $120 to

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