Divestiture

  1. BHP Sells West Australian Stake Woodside Petroleum ...

    BHP is looking to divest gas assets outside of the U.S., which has become the focus ...
  2. Behind Nokia's 70% Drop in 10 Years (NOK)

    Nokia's old mobile device business rose to global leadership before quickly becoming ...
  3. Behind Symantec's 26.5% Rise in 10 Years (SYMC)

    Symantec's relatively volatile stock was driven primarily by financial results and ...
  4. How Hard is It to Dump Gun Stocks?

    Activist group Gays Against Guns is putting pressure on BlackRock to divest gun stocks ...
  5. Senate Passes Bill to Allow Lawsuits Against ...

    The bill would allow Americans to sue Saudi Arabia for its alleged role in the 9/11 ...
  6. New 9/11 Reveal Brings Saudi Divestment Closer

    Member of 9/11 commission says there's more to Saudi Arabia's role than what the ...
  1. BHP Sells West Australian Stake Woodside Petroleum ...

    BHP is looking to divest gas assets outside of the U.S., which has become the focus ...
  2. Behind Nokia's 70% Drop in 10 Years (NOK)

    Nokia's old mobile device business rose to global leadership before quickly becoming ...
  3. Behind Symantec's 26.5% Rise in 10 Years (SYMC)

    Symantec's relatively volatile stock was driven primarily by financial results and ...
  4. Is Big Pharma Under Pressure in 2016? (JNJ, GSK)

    Find out why large pharmaceutical companies are coming under pressure by investors ...
  5. Hess Corporation: An Activist Investment Analysis ...

    Learn about Elliott Management's 2013 activist investor involvement with Hess Corporation. ...
  6. Is QVC publicly traded? (QVCA, QVCB)

    Learn about QVC, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation, ...
  1. Is QVC publicly traded? (QVCA, QVCB)

    Learn about QVC, Inc., a wholly owned subsidiary of Liberty Interactive Corporation, which plans to spin off QVC in the near ...
  2. Where exactly do dividends come from?

    Learn about sources of cash dividend, such as operational, financing and investing cash flows, as well as issuances of new ...
  3. What are some common cash-debt strategies that occur during a spinoff?

    Learn how a parent company can utilize cash-debt strategies in a spinoff process to deleverage and gain value by monetizing ...
  4. How can a divestiture help a company?

    Learn how a divestiture is beneficial to a company by bringing funds and a better focus on core operations, closures of weak ...
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