Sale

Dunkin' shares hit all-time high after holding buyout talks

1 month ago   |   By Chron

The Dunkin' doughnuts and coffee chain confirmed it's held talks to be taken private by a private equity firm, sending shares rocketing to an all-time high at the opening bell Monday.
Dunkin' Brands Group said it's in preliminary discussions with Inspire Brands, which also owns Arby's and Jimmy John's Sandwiches. In a prepared statement Sunday, Dunkin' said it was not yet certain a deal would be reached and would not comment further.
Inspire Brands said it had no comment Monday, but Dunkin' shares jumped 16% to $104.87.
Dunkin', based in Canton, Massachusetts, also owns the Baskin-Robbins...
Read more ...

 


Search by Tags

   Sale      Company      Companies  


Stock indexes shake off a weak start and end mostly higher

Stock indexes shake off a weak start and end mostly higher

Stocks shook off a sluggish start to finish with modest gains Wednesday, nudging the S&P 500 index to an all-time high for the second straight day. Read more ...

December 2 COVID-19 Test Results; Over 100,000 Hospitalizations

December 2 COVID-19 Test Results; Over 100,000 Hospitalizations

Note: The data was distorted over the holiday weekend. The US is now averaging over 1 million tests per day. Based on the experience of other countries, for adequate... Read more ...

Biden, top Democrats swing behind bipartisan virus aid bill

Biden, top Democrats swing behind bipartisan virus aid bill

WASHINGTON - President-elect Joe Biden swung behind a bipartisan COVID-19 relief effort Wednesday and his top Capitol Hill allies cut their demands for a $2 trillion-plus... Read more ...

Here are the VCs getting huge paydays, again, because Salesforce is buying...

Here are the VCs getting huge paydays, again, because Salesforce is buying Slack for $27.7 billion

Summary List Placement Salesforce chief Marc Benioff has called his company and Slack "a match made in heaven." And if Salesforce's purchase of the popular work-chat app for... Read more ...

Leaked Fashion Nova campaign briefs reveal what it's offering to pay...

Leaked Fashion Nova campaign briefs reveal what it's offering to pay influencers for sponsored content, which some managers say is far below market rate

Summary List Placement Fashion Nova, the edgy fast-fashion brand built on influencer marketing, has grown tremendously in the last few years by partnering with more than 3,000... Read more ...

Austin mayor urged people to 'stay home' from a timeshare in Cabo San Lucas...

Austin mayor urged people to 'stay home' from a timeshare in Cabo San Lucas, where he flew in on a private jet for a vacation with eight others, according to report

Summary List Placement The mayor of Austin, Texas, urged his constituents to "stay home" on a video call from a timeshare in Cabo San Lucas last month where he traveled on a... Read more ...

Daily Crunch: Apple announces its best apps of 2020

Daily Crunch: Apple announces its best apps of 2020

Apple releases its annual best apps list, a self-driving truck startup raises $350 million and the BioNTech/Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine gets emergency approval in the United... Read more ...

The Latest: Nebraska may get shipments of vaccine in 2 weeks

The Latest: Nebraska may get shipments of vaccine in 2 weeks

OMAHA, Neb. - Nebraska could gets its first shipments of a coronavirus vaccine in less than two weeks if the proposed drug wins federal approval, but health care workers will... Read more ...

Amex, Citi, and other banks let you pay off big purchases over time for a...

Amex, Citi, and other banks let you pay off big purchases over time for a fee - but make sure you do the math before you splurge on holiday shopping

Summary List Placement Many consumers may go into debt from holiday shopping, adding to financial stress from the coronavirus pandemic. Three of the biggest banks in the US... Read more ...

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella suggests that LinkedIn Stories could be a new...

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella suggests that LinkedIn Stories could be a new way for the tech titan to reach the 'younger population'

Summary List Placement Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella said the company is exploring new ways to engage a younger audience on LinkedIn, including through the recent launch of... Read more ...