Posts Tagged ‘Acquisition’

Facebook sees photo op with Instagram

Facebook saw a photo op in Instagram and bought the photo app maker Monday for $ 1 billion. The acquisition comes just weeks before Facebook plans to go public. Article © AHN – All Rights Reserved Economy, Business And Finance Stories

United Technologies to Buy Goodrich for $16.4 Billion

United Technologies agreed to buy aircraft components maker Goodrich for $16.4 billion in cash, the company’s biggest acquisition in over a decade and a signature deal for UTC Chief Executive Louis ChĂȘnevert. View full post on Business Stories

United Technologies examines bid for Goodrich

United Technologies Corporation, the US industrial conglomerate, has been examining a possible acquisition of aerospace company Goodrich Corporation, people familiar with the situation said View full post on UK Business Stories

SEC Probes Hurd Exit From H-P

The SEC is investigating Mark Hurd’s departure from H-P, in a broad inquiry that includes claims that the former CEO shared inside information about a pending acquisition. View full post on Business Stories

Caterpillar Acquisition, Better October Retail Sales Boost Stocks

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – The acquisition by construction equipment giant Caterpillar of mining-equipment maker Bucyrus International Inc. for $7.6 billion and a 1.2 percent increase in retail sales in October sent U.S. stocks climbing on Monday. The Dow Jones Industrial Average went up 85 points […]