KKR : Analysis & Opinions

  1. KKR Acquires Hitachi's Power Tools Business

    January 16, 2017
    Global investment firm KKR & Co. continued its shopping spree, agreeing to acquire Hitachi Ltd's power tools unit for $1.3 ...
  2. Why KKR Stock Surged 8.85% Last Week

    January 9, 2017
    Global investment firm KKR & Co. has suddenly become a strong growth player in 2017.
  3. KKR Unit Buys Eagle Ford Assets for $800M

    January 4, 2017
    KKR & Co. shares rose as much as 3% Tuesday after its subsidiary, Venado Oil and Gas, LLC, spent $800M on Eagle Ford assets.
  4. KKR Buys Optiv Security from Private Equity Fund

    December 8, 2016
    With Optiv boasting a three-year growth rate of 97%, KKR sees it as a strong asset.
  5. Assessing KKR Stock Valuation (KKR)

    November 28, 2016
    KKR stock, which has risen just 2.25% year to date, could command multiple expansion in the quarters and years ahead if the ...
  6. KKR Makes $4.5B Offer for Calsonic Kansei (KKR, NSANY)

    November 23, 2016
    The deal for Calsonic Kansei is part of KKR's strategy to gain strong footing in the electric vehicle and self-driving car ...
  7. KKR & Co. Stock Trades Ex-Dividend (KKR)

    November 3, 2016
    KKR & Co will send its dividend payment on Nov. 22 to shareholders of record as of Nov. 4.
  8. 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 ...
  9. Maybe a Buyout Would Be Best for Harley-Davidson

    September 23, 2016
    Rumors of a possible buyout by private equity continue to circle around Harley-Davidson (NYSE: HOG) like vultures over a ...
  10. Yum! Drops Sale of Stake in China Spinoff to CIC

    May 25, 2016
    Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) has reportedly cancelled the sale of a stake in its Chinese unit to sovereign wealth fund China ...
  11. How To Add Real Assets To Your Portfolio

    April 29, 2016
    Real assets, as distinguished from financial assets, means stuff you can touch: oil, gold, pork bellies, real estate and ...
  12. Will Airbus Make a Comeback? (EADSY)

    April 17, 2016
    Discover what shaped the history of Airbus' share price and what that history shows about prospects for share performance ...
  13. Yum! Considers Selling 20% of Its Chinese Business

    March 24, 2016
    Yum! Brands (NYSE: YUM) is reportedly interested in selling a 19.9% stake of its Chinese business, which would value the ...
  14. 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 ...
  15. The Top 5 Positions in Henry Kravis and George Roberts' Portfolio ...

    March 11, 2016
    Discover the top five holdings in Henry Kravis and George Roberts' portfolio to see if these stocks can boost your portfolio ...
  16. 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 ...
  17. The Top 10 Large Cap Stocks for 2016 (BCS, AAPL)

    January 5, 2016
    Discover the top 10 large-cap stocks that are expected to grow in 2016, with summaries and individual growth outlooks for ...
  18. Top Private Equity Bargains for Your Portfolio (KKR)

    November 20, 2015
    Investing in private equity firms can lead to long-term profits.
  19. First Data Trades Flat in Biggest IPO of 2015 (KKR, TEGP)

    October 15, 2015
    On the stock exchange, as in the broader world, bigger isn't necessarily better. That seems to be the case with the largest ...
  20. 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.
  21. The Biggest Private Equity Firms in San Francisco (KKR, BX)

    August 31, 2015
    Learn about some of the larger private equity firms with a presence in San Francisco, including KKR, the Blackstone Group ...
  22. Director Resigns From Activision Blizzard Board (ATVI, KKR)

    July 8, 2015
    After nearly a decade of service, Richard Sarnoff resigned from the Activision Blizzard (NASDAQ: ATVI) board of directors ...
  23. 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. ...
  24. Private Equity's Returns Are Tempered By Its Risks (BX, KKR)

    April 15, 2015
    Private equity firms adopt approaches to quickly hike up earnings and boost returns, but these investments come with big ...
  25. 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 ...
  26. The Most Famous Leveraged Buyouts

    February 9, 2015
    A look at the largest and most famous leveraged buyouts in history.
  27. Coming Soon: Private Equity In 401(k) Plans

    January 6, 2015
    The day will soon come when private equity is commonly found among 401(k) plan investment options. Here's who's leading the ...
  28. 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 ...
  29. The Growing Play In Class B Malls

    June 5, 2012
    With retail sales beginning to show some positive trends, operators of second-tier and B malls are finally seeing their star ...
  30. Has Ingenico Done VeriFone A Favor?

    December 23, 2010
    By rebuffing Danaher, Ingencio may be helping VeriFone.