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Peter Boockvar writes about sentiment, housing, the price of paper and other items in today's missive (which includes a nice shout-out to me): "Investors Intelligence's latest sentiment survey shows that bulls fell one point to 39.2%, their lowest l...
U.S. stocks were in decline as a rare quarterly miss from Walt Disney pulled the Dow lower.
Jim Cramer says Office Depot may not survive, after government regulators nixed its merger with Staples.
U.S. stocks opened slightly lower on Wednesday, as Macy's reported disappointing first quarter results.
The federal government blocked Staples' proposed $6 billion acquisition of rival Office Depot on Tuesday night.
Disney lost a little magic in the most recent earnings report.
And would Amazon Business be able to take over the sector?
Activist investors have been effective in blocking some big mega deals from getting done, and that has meant some pretty big paydays.
Office Depot expects to incur about $30 million in charges in 2016 related to the Staples merger.
Investors are more concerned about the regulatory status of its planned merger with Staples.
Walgreens' ability to divest itself of assets is crucial to it obtaining regulatory approval in its bid to acquire Rite Aide.
Staples and Office Depot could languish while they wait for the judge's decision.
But the bricks-and-mortar business model is slowly dying anyway.
Alaska Air makes it official, it has clinched the deal to buy Virgin America.
U.S. indices are being hurt by falling crude prices and the prospect of the Fed raising interest rates soon.
Agency wanted Amazon executive to lie to bolster FTC's case to block merger, judge claims.
Testimony from Amazon at an injunction hearing is sure to be an obstacle to a merger between.
Office Depot's stress levels could go through the roof if Judge orders a merger injunction.
The stress of the first two months of the year melted away as the Dow Jones Industrial Average turned higher for 2016 on Thursday.
U.S indices are advancing midday as oil prices rise for the second consecutive session.
FTC officials told a judge the 2 companies need to divest assets large enough to operate as a stand-alone.
Staples and Office Depot are facing an existential crisis if a judge sides with the FTC against their proposed merger.
In 'What's Ahead on Wall Street' for Friday Mar. 4, the notable economic numbers to watch are the February jobs report.
The office supply retailer's 4Q report doesn't matter nearly as much as its pending merger.
The Federal Trade Commission has criticized Staples' proposed remedy for antitrust concerns arising from the company's plan to buy Office Depot.
U.S. futures are mixed ahead of trading as oil prices rally from their slow start today.