Mergers, Acquisitions & Divestitures. Legal news and articles for July 29 - 31, 2016

Telefonica's (TEF) CEO José María Álvarez-Pallete on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptGreenhill & Co. (GHL) Plans $0.45 Quarterly DividendLaw: Tracy A. Poole, McAFEE & TAFTDeutsche Boerse AG (DBOEY) Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptVanguard Natural Resources' (VNR) CEO Scott Smith on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptGeneral Dynamics Shares Look Too CheapHampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. and Xenith Bankshares, Inc. Announce Completion of MergerHampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. and Xenith Bankshares, Inc. Announce Completion of MergerWSFS Financial Corporation Deadline for Electing Merger Consideration in Connection with the Merger with Penn ...WSFS Financial Corporation Deadline for Electing Merger Consideration in Connection with the Merger with Penn ...Citi Analyst OKs Ball Corp Acquisition, But Remains Skeptical Of Synergy GainsPrivate Equity-backed CFOs Face High ExpectationsFMC: Could Red Hot Lithium Business Increase Takeover Odds?Tyco beats views, sees JCI merger closing earlyTyco Tops Views, Says Johnson Controls Merger Will Close Ahead of Schedule

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Justice Dept. has concerns over Aetna-Humana deal: source
ReutersJuly 7, 2016

N) proposed acquisition of health insurer Humana Inc (HUM.N), a source familiar with the situation said on ... However, the issue raised investor worries on both deals and the spread on the Aetna and Humana merger increased to 38 percent. Jeff Jonas ...more »

Fitch Rates CBS's Senior Notes 'BBB'; Outlook Stable
Yahoo FinanceJuly 6, 2016

Capital allocation will continue to prioritize investment in content creation and programming while preserving the historically conservative financial policy of its capital structure in the context of its leverage target and participating in merger and ...more »

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Telefonica's (TEF) CEO José María Álvarez-Pallete on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking AlphaJuly 31, 2016

The service revenue growth together with efficiencies and merger synergies are the drivers of OIBDA, margin and operating cash flow growth. Secondly, we have built on best in class technology platforms, with fiber premises ... Thirdly, our competitive ...more »

Greenhill & Co. (GHL) Plans $0.45 Quarterly Dividend
BBNSJuly 31, 2016

The Company provides financial and advisory services on domestic and cross-border mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, restructurings, financings, capital raising and other transactions to a diverse client base, including corporations, partnerships, ...more »

Law: Tracy A. Poole, McAFEE & TAFT
Tulsa WorldJuly 31, 2016

Admitted in both Oklahoma and Texas, his practice encompasses the areas of energy and natural resources law, energy litigation, mergers and acquisitions, divestitures, business formation and organization, regulatory compliance, contracting, corporate ...more »

Deutsche Boerse AG (DBOEY) Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking AlphaJuly 30, 2016

We have also made good progress in the merger process with the London Stock Exchange Group. On July 4th, LSE shareholder approved the transaction in an extraordinary general meeting and this week we cost the necessary threshold in the tender offer ...more »

Vanguard Natural Resources' (VNR) CEO Scott Smith on Q2 2016 Results - Earnings Call Transcript
Seeking AlphaJuly 30, 2016

The continued focus by our field and office staff has resulted in significant savings and lease operating expenses and general and administrative costs over the first half of the year after consideration of the LRR Energy and Eagle Rock Energy mergers ...more »

General Dynamics Shares Look Too Cheap
Barron'sJuly 30, 2016

Novakovic has been “disciplined about not spending on mergers and acquisitions, and focused on improving efficiency,” says Jeff Markunas, a portfolio manager of the American Beacon The London Co. Income Equity fund, which owns the shares. General ...more »

Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. and Xenith Bankshares, Inc. Announce Completion of Merger
Yahoo FinanceJuly 29, 2016

Xenith Bankshares, Inc. (f/k/a/ Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc., the “combined company”), is the holding company for Xenith Bank, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. The combined company is the fifth largest ... This ...more »

Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc. and Xenith Bankshares, Inc. Announce Completion of Merger
GlobeNewswire (press release)July 29, 2016

Xenith Bankshares, Inc. (f/k/a/ Hampton Roads Bankshares, Inc., the “combined company”), is the holding company for Xenith Bank, a full-service commercial bank headquartered in Richmond, Virginia. The combined company is the fifth largest ... This ...more »

WSFS Financial Corporation Deadline for Electing Merger Consideration in Connection with the Merger with Penn ...
NasdaqJuly 29, 2016

... the introduction, withdrawal, success and timing of business initiatives; competitive conditions; the inability to realize cost savings or revenues or to implement integration plans and other consequences associated with mergers, acquisitions and ...more »

WSFS Financial Corporation Deadline for Electing Merger Consideration in Connection with the Merger with Penn ...
GlobeNewswire (press release)July 29, 2016

As of June 30, 2016, WSFS operates from 63 offices located in Delaware (44), Pennsylvania (17), Virginia (1) and Nevada (1) and provides comprehensive financial services including commercial banking, retail banking, cash management and trust and wealth ...more »

Citi Analyst OKs Ball Corp Acquisition, But Remains Skeptical Of Synergy Gains
BenzingaJuly 29, 2016

Citi resumes coverage of Ball Corporation (NYSE: BLL) with a Neutral rating and $77 target price following the $8.5 billion acquisition of Rexam Plc (ADRs previously traded under REXMY on the OTC) and $3.4 billion divestiture of assets. "While we think ...more »

Private Equity-backed CFOs Face High Expectations
CFOJuly 29, 2016

During this phase, you should be performing an in-depth analysis of your product/service line profitability, spend effectiveness, cost variability by timeframe, cost allocation methodology, contract enforcement opportunities, and merger and acquisition ...more »

FMC: Could Red Hot Lithium Business Increase Takeover Odds?
Seeking AlphaJuly 29, 2016

We have long held that FMC Corporation (NYSE:FMC) is a takeover target given that mergers and acquisitions in the agricultural chemical and seed industry are likely to continue in the face of a weak global economy and decreased spending on research ...more »

Tyco beats views, sees JCI merger closing early
MarketWatchJuly 29, 2016

Tyco said a three percentage point benefit related to acquisitions was fully offset by a 3 percentage-point impact related to divestitures. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters were looking for adjusted earnings of 53 cents a share on $2.44 billion in ...more »

Tyco Tops Views, Says Johnson Controls Merger Will Close Ahead of Schedule
Wall Street JournalJuly 29, 2016

Tyco said a three percentage point benefit related to acquisitions was fully offset by a 3 percentage-point impact related to divestitures. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters were looking for adjusted earnings of 53 cents a share on $2.44 billion in ...more »

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