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Anya George Tharakan

Elliott discloses NXP stake, to push for higher price in Qualcomm deal

Aug 04 2017

Activist investor Elliott Management Corp on Friday disclosed a 6 percent stake in chipmaker NXP Semiconductors NV and indicated it was pushing for a higher price tag in NXP's pending sale to Qualcomm Inc for $38 billion in cash.

EA beats revenue estimates, misses forecast

Jul 27 2017

Electronic Arts Inc beat first-quarter revenue estimates as demand rose for its popular titles including "Battlefield 1" and "The Sims", but forecast current-quarter revenue slightly below expectations.

Omnicom results top Street on UK, Europe growth

Jul 20 2017

Omnicom Group Inc reported better-than-expected quarterly results as the No. 1 U.S. advertising company benefited from higher spending from businesses in Europe and the United Kingdom.

Giving up the ghost: investors bail on Snap

Jul 14 2017

While that is the premise of Snap Inc’s popular messaging platform, investors also saw any gains from its red-hot IPO disappear when shares plunged far below their initial sale price on Tuesday. | Video

Abercrombie ends talks with potential buyers, retail shares dip

Jul 10 2017

Shares of Abercrombie & Fitch Co plunged 21 percent on Monday and dragged down other stocks in the battered retail sector as the U.S. teen apparel maker terminated talks over a potential sale. | Video

Sprint, cable wireless talks scramble deal outlook

Jun 27 2017

Sprint Corp's talks with Charter Communications Inc and Comcast Corp about a wireless partnership added another layer of uncertainty to the outlook for potential deals in the cable and telecommunications sector.

Pandora Media's CEO Tim Westergren to step down

Jun 27 2017

Pandora Media Inc's co-founder Tim Westergren stepped down as chief executive and board member, less than a month after Sirius XM agreed to invest in the music streaming company.

Pandora Media's CEO Tim Westergren to step down

Jun 27 2017

Pandora Media Inc's co-founder Tim Westergren stepped down as chief executive and board member, less than a month after Sirius XM agreed to invest in the music streaming company.

Amazon to buy upmarket grocer Whole Foods for $13.7 bln

Jun 16 2017

By Lauren Hirsch, Anya George Tharakan and Sruthi Ramakrishnan

Yahoo shareholders approve sale of core business to Verizon

Jun 08 2017

Yahoo Inc shareholders on Thursday approved the company's pending sale of its core internet business to Verizon Communications Inc for $4.48 billion (£3.4 billion), according to preliminary results from a shareholder meeting.

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