AT&T’s New Deal

AT&T Inc. agreed to sell a stake in its pay-TV unit to private-equity firm TPG and carve out the struggling business, pulling the telecom giant back from a costly wager on entertainment. The transaction would […]

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Buzzfeed to Acquire HuffPost

BuzzFeed Inc. has agreed to acquire Verizon Media’s HuffPost in a stock deal, the companies said Thursday, uniting two of the larger players in digital media as companies across the sector search for ways to […]

By |2020-11-20T10:48:20-05:00November 20, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Buzzfeed to Acquire HuffPost

AMD Agrees to Buy Rival Chip Maker

The coronavirus pandemic has forever changed the microchip industry, kicking its consolidation into high gear as people rely more on massive data centers to host their video conferences and other productivity services. Capping off a […]

By |2020-10-28T10:34:55-04:00October 28, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on AMD Agrees to Buy Rival Chip Maker

Genius Sports to Go Public

Genius Sports Group is nearing a deal to go public through a merger with DMY Technology Group Inc. II, a blank-check firm led by former EMC Corp. executive Harry You and former Glu Mobile Inc. […]

By |2020-10-27T11:15:18-04:00October 27, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Genius Sports to Go Public

Verizon to Buy Tracfone

Verizon Communications Inc. said it has agreed to buy TracFone, a provider of wireless prepaid services, in a deal worth nearly $7 billion in cash and stock, further consolidating the U.S. cellular market.

Tracfone, a unit […]

By |2020-09-15T09:24:59-04:00September 15, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Verizon to Buy Tracfone

AMC Nears Financing Deal

AMC Entertainment shares jumped as much as 21% after the close of regular trading on Tuesday following a story in the WSJ that the movie theater company is nearing a deal to avoid near-term bankruptcy. […]

By |2020-07-08T11:10:00-04:00July 8, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on AMC Nears Financing Deal

Food Delivery Giants to Merge

GrubHub will merge with Europe’s Just Eat to create one of the world’s largest online food delivery marketplaces, the companies announced on Wednesday. The all-stock merger deal values GrubHub shares at $75.15 a piece, […]

By |2020-06-11T10:04:01-04:00June 11, 2020|Articles|Comments Off on Food Delivery Giants to Merge