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Elliot Management prodding Citrix to seek buyers

The activist hedge fund got a seat in Citrix’s board in 2015. The company is now looking for strategic alternatives, including a potential sale.

According to people who choose to remain anonymous, Citrix Systems Inc, is looking for strategic alternatives, which includes a potential sale. 177 more words

Strategy

Burberry rejects multiple takeover offers from Coach Inc.

If the merger would have gone ahead, according to the Financial Times, the market capitalisation of the combined company would have been in excess of $20 billion. 138 more words

Strategy

China's Alibaba in 'flying pig' controversy - BBC News

A Chinese Muslim‘s call for e-commerce giant Alibaba to rename one of its services because it uses the word “pig” has sparked a backlash in China. 562 more words

China Alert

Fear and Greed

In an effort to gauge the level of frothiness in stock prices, we periodically like to analyze the stocks within the S&P 500 to determine the characteristics of the best- and worst-performing stocks. 688 more words

Market Commentary

Samsung has lost $26 billion in value since it recalled the Galaxy Note 7

When Samsung announced it would recall its Galaxy Note 7 devices due to explosive battery mishaps, airlines and regulators acted swiftly. So did Samsung investors. 309 more words

Is Your Portfolio Up 22% This Year?

It is if it is invested entirely in a Utility Sector ETF.  This year’s stock market action can be summarized very quickly: The better the yield, the better the sector performance.  535 more words

Market Commentary