Gilt Groupe, the New York-based online fashion retailer targeting primarily women from the ages of 25 to 35, is working with Goldman Sachs Group Inc. as it plans an initial public offering for later in 2014, according to a person familiar with the matter.
Icahn's activism seen as potential catalyst for major technology play.
With Amazon.com writing down its investment in LivingSocial to nothing, the future of yet another social media startup is very much in doubt.
After getting its gains trimmed on another analyst downgrade, Twitter looks to rebound Tuesday, January 7, on news Fidelity is a buyer of its stock. The Container Store, after a successful fall 2013 IPO, looks to wow investors with earnings, and Jim Cramer is bullish on YUM Brands and China.
Jos. A. Bank looks good to Men's Wearhouse, so the suit maker is making yet another hostile bid in its attempt to take over the company that tried to buy it in 2013. After a successful IPO, volatility is weighing on Twitter's stock, which is off as we head into the open.
Cybersecurity firm FireEye is striking a $1 billion deal with competitor Mandiant that substantially boosts both companies' profiles on public markets. Ford shares will be in the spotlight, as the automaker prepares for a product launch at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, as well as December 2013 sales numbers.
2013's been a remarkable year for major markets with Germany's DAX up 26% and Tokyo finishing the year up 57%. But some emerging markets like Turkey and Brazil were hit hard by the Federal Reserve's long dither about when to start the taper. China has ended a year-long freeze on new IPO, giving the go ahead for five to start out with. Despite the boost from recently announced economic reforms the Shanghai Composite ended the twelve months down 7.1%.
Private equity firms cashed out of car rental company Hertz in March and Marvell Technologies has a big private equity firm to count among its shareholders now--as well as a single-digit boost heading into the open. Jim Cramer's Action Alerts pick is one stock that already has an activist investor--the question is, will it take on a big share buyback?
WPCS International will launch a Bitcoin trading application in 2014, and Jim Cramer says he likes what he sees at Caterpillar.
Twitter stock jumped three points the first trading day after Christmas while Tesla got a boost as the company looks to capitalize on a big overseas opportunity.