APO : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Private Equity: America's Richest Bosses

    December 13, 2016
    Beyond your wildest dreams: heads of private equity firms are taking home America's biggest paychecks.
  2. How the Grinch Stole Private Equity's Holiday (ARES, APO)

    November 16, 2016
    Weak holiday sales and mounting debt to further cripple retailers.
  3. Private Equity's Curbed Ambitions (APO, CG)

    November 2, 2016
    Caesars Entertainment. Big private equity firms are now hunting smaller, less risky deals and hold more than $200 billion ...
  4. Apollo Global Acquiring Rackspace for $4.3 Billion

    August 29, 2016
    After several weeks of rumors, a big-ticket takeover in the cloud computing space has been confirmed: Rackspace (NYSE: RAX) ...
  5. Apollo Global Could Acquire Rackspace for $3.5 Billion

    August 5, 2016
    Rackspace once again is exploring the possibility of a sale.
  6. Redbox Owner Outerwall to Sell Itself to Apollo

    July 25, 2016
    It was the middle of March when Outerwall (NASDAQ: OUTR) management announced it was actively exploring "strategic alternatives," ...
  7. SolarCity vs. Sungevity: A Financial Comparison (SCTY, APO)

    May 24, 2016
    Compare the investment potential of two solar energy companies: SolarCity Corporation and Sungevity. Consider how global ...
  8. (ADT) Who Are ADT Corporation's Main Competitors?

    April 28, 2016
    Learn about ADT Corporation and its competitive position in the North American market for monitored security and home automation ...
  9. A Lucky Strike for Kroger in Organic Produce

    April 4, 2016
    Organic produce is looking to become the force that drives supermarket growth in the future, and No. 2 grocery store chain ...
  10. The Fresh Market Taken Private for $1.36 Billion

    March 15, 2016
    The Fresh Market (NASDAQ: TFM) has agreed to be acquired by funds affiliated with Apollo Global Management (NYSE: APO) in ...
  11. Ares Management: Investment Manager Highlight (ARES)

    March 13, 2016
    Examine the executive management and professional investment team at the global alternative asset management company, Ares ...
  12. World's Top 10 Private Equity Firms (APO, BX)

    January 11, 2016
    Obtain important information about the world's top ten private equity firms ranked as of 2015, including their investment ...
  13. Value Momentum Based on Book Value

    December 16, 2015
    Combining value and momentum can lead to favorable results.
  14. Should I Get Into Private Equity Real Estate? (BX, CG)

    October 17, 2015
    Private equity real estate funds generally promise high returns on investment, but are they worth the cost of liquidity and ...
  15. Use Private Equity Strategy to Invest

    October 10, 2015
    Forget trying to be a great trader. Learn to invest like private equity firms for superior results.
  16. Stock Chart Patterns to Keep an Eye On

    July 27, 2015
    Some of these stocks are exhibiting big chart patterns, so a breakout is likely to be significant.
  17. Hostess Sale Goes Stale, Will It Try IPO Next? (APO, FLO)

    July 10, 2015
    Perhaps it is not such a sweet deal after all. After the private equity owners of snack maker Hostess were reportedly unable ...
  18. Effects Of Interest Rate Hikes On Private Equity

    June 17, 2015
    Private Equity firms would be wise to lock in current interest rates on their debt payments in anticipation of rate hikes. ...
  19. What kinds of private equity investments are out there? (APO, ...

    February 24, 2015
    Learn why private equity can be so profitable and how to buy this type of investment often reserved for institutional and ...
  20. The Most Famous Leveraged Buyouts

    February 9, 2015
    A look at the largest and most famous leveraged buyouts in history.
  21. Private Equity For Retail Investors

    October 11, 2013
    Recent hot IPOs has many regular investors salivating at the chance to participate in start-ups and private equity. With ...
  22. Apollo Hits A Home Run With Sprouts IPO

    August 6, 2013
    Alternative asset manager Apollo Global Management (NYSE:APO) took Phoenix-based Sprouts Farmers Markets (Nasdaq:SFM) public ...