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WSJ US NewsSep 24, 2018
Trump Pursues Trade Deals in Asia, Europe Amid Frostiness With China
The Trump administration is turning to allies in Asia and Europe for trade deals as U.S. relations with China deteriorate and the two world's largest economies exchange tit-for-tat tariffs that risk damaging global commerce.

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UPDATE 8-China says U.S. trying to force it to submit on trade as new tariffs kick in (Reuters Company News)
Global Stocks Dip on Report China Calls Off US Trade Talks (NYTimes Business)

MarketWatchSep 24, 2018
From hammers to hair clippers: How Trump's trade war with China affects you
Retailers and manufacturers have a lot to say about the new tariffs on Chinese goods.

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As Trump's Trade War Grows, Medical Device Makers Worry (Forbes Headlines)

Forbes HeadlinesSep 24, 2018
Michael Kors Closing In On Buying Versace In A $2.35 Billion Deal
Sources report that the deal could be announced as soon as this week.

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Pandora's stock swings lower, as SiriusXM selloff pulls down value of buyout deal (MarketWatch MarketPulse)
Canada's Barrick Gold to buy Randgold for $6.5 billion in all-stock deal - Reuters (Google Business News)

Google Business NewsSep 24, 2018
SiriusXM to Buy Pandora for $3.5 Billion in Bid to Expand Reach - New York Times

New York Times


The satellite radio provider SiriusXM said on Monday that it would acquire the music streaming service Pandora Media for $3.5 billion, in a bid to corral listeners who don't want to pay for premium channels. Pandora rose to success with radio stations
Sirius XM to Buy Pandora in Bet on Streaming MusicWall Street Jo


Reuters Company NewsSep 24, 2018
UPDATE 5-Canada's Barrick Gold to buy Randgold for $6.5 bln
* GRAPHIC-Randgold, Barrick shrs vs gold: https://tmsnrt.rs/2OMaGAo (Adds quote from Barrick shareholder; updates Barrick share price)

The Motley FoolSep 24, 2018
What Happened in the Stock Market Today
Two merger deals made headlines, with Comcast winning an auction for Sky and Sirius XM buying Pandora Media.

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Dow ends 180 points lower, snaps 4-session streak, as renewed trade-war fears sink stock mark (MarketWatch MarketPulse)
US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Wall St falls on U.S.-China trade tariff standoff (Reuters Company News)

Reuters Company NewsSep 24, 2018
UPDATE 3-Sears CEO Lampert offers new deals to avert bankruptcy
Sears Holdings Corp Chief Executive Eddie Lampert has proposed rescue deals to help the department store chain avoid bankruptcy as debt matures next month and it faces a cash crunch, according to a regulatory filing released on Monday.

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CEO of Sears has come up with last-minute plan to save it from bankruptcy (Washington Post Business)
Sears CEO Lampert Sounds Alarm on Bankruptcy Risk - New York Times (Google Business News)

The Motley FoolSep 24, 2018
Why Comcast Corporation Stock Plunged Today
Comcast plunged after outbidding all other suitors for Sky.

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Netflix's stock surges toward 2-month high in wake of Comcast's deal to buy Sky (MarketWatch Breaking News)

Google Business NewsSep 24, 2018
Who Will Control Hulu After Comcast Acquires Sky? - Forbes

Forbes


The long-awaited Sky auction is over and Comcast CMCSA -6.95% · Comcast · CMCSA. $35.28$-2.64(-6.95%). As of 09/23/2018, 08:00pm EDT. has won (at least provisionally—the deal still needs to be approved by Sky's shareholder.). That wasn't a huge ...
Comcast Shares Slide After Regulators Accept Sky Bid


MarketWatch MarketPulseSep 24, 2018
Kavanaugh tells Fox in first TV interview he will fight 'false' accusations
WASHINGTON (MarketWatch) - Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh said in his first televised interview since allegations of sexual misconduct emerged that he is "not going to let false accusations drive us out of the process." Kavanaugh and his wife, Ashley, gave an interview to Fox News that will air at 7 p.m. Eastern on Monday night. In a short clip released by Fox, Kavanaugh, said he hopes for a fair Senate process on Thursday, when he and at his accuser, Christine Blasey Ford, will testify. Asked if considered withdrawing, he said: "I'm not going anywhere." Earlier Monday, Majority Leader Mitch McConnell promised the Republican-controlled Senate would hold an up-or-down vote on Kavanaugh soon after the hearing.

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CNBC EconomySep 24, 2018
Tariffs will be devastating for retail, trade group executive says
The new round of tariffs on Chinese goods will have devastating effects for retail and consumers, Rick Helfenbein, president and CEO of retail trade group American Apparel & Footwear Association, told CNBC on Monday.

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Dow ends down over 180 points as latest round of U.S.-China tariffs take effect (MarketWatch Breaking News)

MarketWatchSep 24, 2018
Trump Today: Trump Today: President says he's standing by Kavanaugh, will meet Rosenstein to determine ‘what's going on'
President Donald Trump said Monday allegations against his Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh are "totally political," as he told reporters he'd meet with Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein to discuss "what's going on" amid reports he would leave his job.

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McConnell defends Kavanaugh in fiery speech on Senate floor (MarketWatch MarketPulse)

Reuters BusinessSep 24, 2018
Global stock markets fall on trade war pessimism; oil rallies
Stock markets around the world retreated on Monday amid concerns over the potential wider impact of a trade spat between China and the United States, while oil prices rallied to a four-year high after OPEC ignored U.S. calls to raise supply.

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Oil futures settle higher, with global benchmark crude at a nearly 4-year high (MarketWatch MarketPulse)
UPDATE 13-Oil prices surge as Saudis, Russia won't open spigots (Reuters Company News)

MarketWatchSep 24, 2018
Market Snapshot: U.S. stocks close mostly lower as trade war enters new phase
U.S. stocks close mostly lower Monday as the U.S.-China trade war entered a new phase.

Forbes HeadlinesSep 24, 2018
What SiriusXM's Acquisition of Pandora Means For Cars
The acquisition will help the audio platform stalwart compete with the streaming music apps and create new revenue opportunities.

Reuters BusinessSep 24, 2018
Starbucks plans changes to company structure, layoffs
Starbucks Corp is planning an organizational restructuring including leadership changes, according to a memo from its Chief Executive Officer Kevin Johnson.

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UPDATE 1-Starbucks plans changes to company structure, layoffs (Reuters Company News)

The Motley FoolSep 24, 2018
Why Sirius XM Holdings Inc Stock Sold Off Today
Shares of the satellite radio company fell as investors rejected its buyout of Pandora.

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Why Blue Apron Holdings Inc. Stock Was Sliding Today (The Motley Fool)

SEC.gov Updates: News DigestSep 24, 2018
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MarketWatchSep 24, 2018
The Wall Street Journal: WPP considers break with tradition to merge Young & Rubicam with digital-ad firm VML
Under legendary founder Martin Sorrell, most of the ad agencies under the WPP umbrella operated independently and even competed against each other for accounts.

Reuters BusinessSep 24, 2018
Wall Street's S&P communication sector starts with slight gain
The new S&P 500 communication services sector , which includes such high-profile names as Facebook Inc , Alphabet Inc and Netflix Inc , made its debut on Monday with a small gain, after the largest-ever overhaul of Wall Street's broad business sectors.

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UPDATE 2-Wall Street's S&P communication sector starts with slight gain (Reuters Company News)

Google Market NewsSep 24, 2018
Brainstorm Health: Amarin Fish Oil Surge, Most Powerful Women, Implanted Device for Paralysis - Fortune

Fortune


Happy Monday, readers. This is Sy. I'm traveling back to New York from our nation's capital after an edifying time at the Biden Cancer Summit. I'll have a lot more to say about that—as well as about my luncheon panel with Dr. Laura Esserman, Dr. Feng
Amarin's Huge Rally: Here's Why the Stock Is Soaring and How to Trade


Google Business NewsSep 24, 2018
Brent Crude Tops $80, Closes at Highest Level Since 2014 - Wall Street Journal

Wall Street Journal


Global oil prices surged to their highest close in nearly four years on Monday after OPEC left production steady over the weekend, fueling fresh bets that U.S. sanctions against Iran and outages in Venezuela will lead to supply shortages. The decision
The Big Push for Oil this YearMarket Realist


WSJ US NewsSep 24, 2018
Rosenstein Will Meet Trump to Consider His Future at DOJ
Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein is set to meet with President Trump Thursday to discuss "recent news stories," the White House said Monday, amid conflicting reports about whether Mr. Rosenstein is set to depart.

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Donald Trump to meet Rod Rosenstein on Thursday (FT.com - US)

FT.com - Financial MarketsSep 24, 2018
New S&P communications sector makes tepid trading debut
Britain charged two believed Russian military intelligence officers with the attempted murder of a former spy, an incident that prompted the largest-ever collective expulsion of Russian diplomats from the West.

Wall Street Journal US BusinessSep 24, 2018
Salesforce Partners With Apple for Business Apps
Apple and Salesforce.com said they have formed a partnership intended on improving apps for businesses.

NYTimes BusinessSep 24, 2018
Sears C.E.O. Lampert Sounds Alarm on Bankruptcy Risk
Edward Lampert, the Sears chief executive whose hedge fund owns big chunks of the company's debt, suggests selling stores and asking lenders to take equity stakes.

USA Today MoneySep 24, 2018
Oprah is on Fortune's 218 Most Powerful Women list
Here are the top reasons why.        

Reuters BusinessSep 24, 2018
Apple, Salesforce team up to bring Siri to more business apps
Apple Inc and Salesforce.com Inc are entering a partnership in which the iPhone maker will help Salesforce build the iPhone maker's features such as its Siri voice assistant deeper into Salesforce's own mobile apps, which are widely used in the sales and marketing industries.

Reuters BusinessSep 24, 2018
Amazon made two moves for Deliveroo, one nine months ago: Telegraph
Amazon.com Inc made two preliminary approaches for British online food delivery company Deliveroo, the latest one about nine months ago, the Telegraph reported on Monday.

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Want to see what's up Amazon's sleeve? Take a tour of Seattle (CNBC Business)

FT.com - Financial MarketsSep 24, 2018
Oil stocks unable to prevent Dow Jones sliding from record high
Britain charged two believed Russian military intelligence officers with the attempted murder of a former spy, an incident that prompted the largest-ever collective expulsion of Russian diplomats from the West.

NYTimes BusinessSep 24, 2018
Michael Kors Nears Versace Purchase in Challenge to European Luxury Groups
Kors is acquiring the Italian fashion label amid a wave of consolidation within the industry.

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A Big-Name Acquisition -- and a Big Price Tag -- Has Shares of Michael Kors Moving Monday (The Motley Fool)

Google Business NewsSep 24, 2018
The uncynical way to look at Weight Watchers' name change - Quartz

Quartz


Mindy Grossman, CEO of the company we've heretofore known as Weight Watchers, had some pretty bright news to share last week with the firm's 18,000 employees. The 55-year-old company would be changing its name from Weight Watchers to WW, taking ...
As "dieting" becomes more taboo, Weight Watchers is changing its name


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Why Weight Watchers Is Shedding the Baggage of an Old Name - Adweek (Google Business News)

Forbes HeadlinesSep 24, 2018
Should Investors Be Worried About Capital One's Aggressive Auto Lending Push?
The strong outlook for the U.S. economy, and the ongoing trend of customers choosing SUVs, larger cars and higher-priced models to traditional smaller cars, has had a positive impact on the country's auto industry for several quarters now.

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Comcast won a dramatic auction for Sky. But its investors aren't happy (CNN/Money)
Comcast Slides After $39 Billion Sky Takeover Spooks Investors - Bloomberg (Google Business News)

Google Business NewsSep 24, 2018
World Shares Fall on Reports China-US Trade Talks Put Off - U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report


BANGKOK (AP) — Shares have fallen in Europe and Asia after China reportedly rebuffed a plan for talks with the U.S. on resolving their dispute over trade and technology. KEEPING SCORE: Germany's DAX fell 0.4 percent to 12,382.50 and the CAC 40 in ...


Reuters Company NewsSep 24, 2018
UPDATE 1-Boeing wins first leg of $2.4 bln helicopter deal from U.S. Air Force
The U.S. Air Force awarded Boeing Co a $376 million contract to build four helicopters in the first leg of a $2.38 billion deal to replace the fleet of 46-year-old UH-1N Huey helicopters.

Wall Street TranscriptSep 24, 2018
inTEST Corporation President and CEO James Pelrin has Acquisition Plans for his Company
James Pelrin has served as inTEST Corporation's President and Chief Executive Officer since January of 2018. Prior to his appointment as CEO, Mr. Pelrin was the company's Chief Operating Officer and director since May of 2017 and Executive Vice President since November 2015. Mr. Pelrin served inTEST for the past 16 years, as Vice President since […]

The post inTEST Corporation President and CEO James Pelrin has Acquisition Plans for his Company appeared first on The Wall Street Transcript.



Reuters Company NewsSep 24, 2018
GLOBAL MARKETS-Stock markets fall on trade war pessimism; oil rallies
* Brexit row hurts sentiment (Adds settled oil prices; updates prices throughout)

Reuters Company NewsSep 24, 2018
UPDATE 4-Canada's Barrick Gold to buy Randgold for $6.5 bln in all-stock deal
* GRAPHIC-Randgold, Barrick shrs vs gold: https://tmsnrt.rs/2OMaGAo (Recasts with deal value, adds advisors, updates shares)

Reuters Company NewsSep 24, 2018
UPDATE 2-Sears needs to sell more real estate assets: CEO Lampert's fund
Sears Holdings Corp would have to sell more real estate and restructure its debt, Chief Executive Officer Eddie Lampert's hedge fund said in a regulatory filing, as the retailer looks to avoid bankruptcy.

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Sears 'must act immediately' to extend life, Lampert's fund says (USA Today Money)

Google Business NewsSep 24, 2018
Sears CEO proposes plan to avoid bankruptcy, as options and cash run low - CNBC

CNBC


Sears CEO Eddie Lampert is making his biggest push yet to avoid bankruptcy, with the company running out of time as a large debt payment hangs over its head next month. Lampert's hedge fund, ESL Investments, is proposing a way to restructure the ...
Sears CEO and Investor Lampert Sounds Alarm on Bankruptcy Risk


AdWeek NewsSep 24, 2018
Adobe's New Virtual Analyst Will Help Marketers Find ‘Lottery Tickets' in Their Data
Adobe is introducing a new robot assistant to its marketing clients. The software giant rolled out a virtual analyst system today designed to help marketers make sense of the constant deluge of data that they receive from brand websites, apps and other digital platforms. Announced on the heels of the company's $4.75 billion acquisition of...

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Microsoft, SAP and Adobe — three of the world's biggest software companies — team up to help companies solve a ... - CNBC (Google Business News)

Google Business NewsSep 23, 2018
Internal memo from Google's CEO insists search results are free from political bias - Mashable

Mashable


Google chief Sundar Pichai wants the people working for him to understand this clearly: Google's search results aren't influenced by political bias. That's the message Pichai focused on sending in a Friday email to all employees. He was responding to
Google CEO Warns Employees To Stay Nonpartisan Or Face Actions


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Google CEO: 'We do not bias our products to favor any political agenda' (CNN/Money)
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