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Regional Banks Eying Community Banks for Acquisitions

Synovus Financial, First Horizon and Astoria Financial could be takeover targets in 2016 or sooner. Thanks to the Fed, deal season is here.

Astoria Financial, Atlantic Coast Latest Merger Targets for Pushy Activists

With a history of pushing firms into mergers, two banking activist funds target Astoria Financial for a sale.

BB&T to Buy National Penn Bancshares for $1.8 Billion

As predicted by The Deal a month ago, the Allentown, Pa. lender has become the latest in a steady stream of acquisition targets among regional U.S. banks.

Insider Trading Alert - KMG, METR And LOJN Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include KMG, METR and LOJN

Insider Trading Alert - METR, TRNO And USAC Traded By Insiders

Stocks with insider trader activity include METR, TRNO and USAC

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Gap Stock Slumps On Wider Q1 Loss, Grim Profit Outlook As Shoppers Shun Casual Apparel

"Supply chain challenges and persistent delays significantly limited the brand's responsive abilities" to changing consumer trends, CEO Sonia Syngal told investors Thursday.

Big Lots Stock Crumbles After Surprise Q1 Loss As Inflation, Gas Price Surge Bites Spending

"We believe the slowdown was caused by the spending pressure our consumers felt from higher gas prices and broader inflation," said CEO Bruce Thorn.

Costco Beats Q3 Sales Forecast, Membership Revenues Near $1 Billion

Costco took in $984 million in new membership fee in its fiscal third quarter, helping the bulk retailer top Street forecasts for topline revenues.