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Target’s smaller grocery aisle will take a toll
Breakingviews · 9:41 AM PDT
Target boss Brian Cornell may want to stock up on food. The $80 billion U.S. retailer disclosed that profit plummeted in the second quarter as it slashed prices to offload a glut of merchandise. Rival Walmart faces a similar challenge, but it has a more robust grocery aisle that should provide an edge during inflationary times.
Elon Musk’s Man Utd joke masks serious M&A logic
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China applies thin bandage to real estate market
Beijing is trying to limit collateral damage to some of its better-behaved private property developers. As home prices slide, the government plans to guarantee new domestic fixed-income issues by half a dozen homebuilders, including Longfor and Country Garden , Reuters reported citing sources. It will also lobby state-owned investors to purchase the bonds. Real estate shares are rallying in response.
August 16, 2022
Taiwan digs trenches in battle for chip talent
August 16, 2022
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Dan Loeb can help Disney get with the program
There’s a new character at Walt Disney that can help it generate more money. Dan Loeb, the decidedly unbashful hedge fund manager who runs Third Point, has taken a nearly $1 billion position in the entertainment empire, after liquidating its former stake earlier this year. His ideas for the company are far from goofy.
August 16, 2022
Walmart whiplash becomes the norm
August 16, 2022
Anti-Beijing bandwagon sideswipes Biden’s EV push
August 16, 2022
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Dan Loeb can help Disney get with the program
The pushy hedge fund manager is back with a fresh stake in the $222 bln entertainment empire. He wants to shake up the board and is prodding boss Bob Chapek to spin off ESPN. Cutting the cord with old cable networks would help accelerate the company’s transition into streaming.
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Elon Musk’s Man Utd joke masks serious M&A logic
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Electric perfection is enemy of hybrid-car good
Activists are attacking Toyota and others for sticking with designs that recharge using combustion. Yet pure electric models are only as green as their power grids and require heavy infrastructure investment. Puritanism is premature, and could prompt consumer backlash.
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Elliott’s SoftBank exit could be premature
August 16, 2022
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New Philips CEO can take inspiration from old one
August 16, 2022
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Banks’ LBO debt hangover may leave lasting scars
August 16, 2022
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Tencent raids its pantry ahead of lean tech times
August 16, 2022
Electric perfection is enemy of hybrid-car good
August 16, 2022
Unity sets AppLovin bid level to difficult
August 15, 2022
Adam Neumann’s startup leases WeWork model
August 15, 2022
Anshu Jain’s influence still lingers at Deutsche
August 15, 2022
Strong market an apt tribute to India’s Big Bull
August 14, 2022
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Peloton gets tiny glimpse of its glory days
August 12, 2022
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Financial edits befit New York Times
August 12, 2022
Richemont’s governance armour is hard to pierce
August 12, 2022
Samsung’s de facto leader will be a tad emboldened
August 11, 2022
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