News about <![CDATA[mw]]> News about en-us <![CDATA[Market Wrap For March 31: Stocks Rally As Yellen Confirms Support For Economy]]> U.S. stocks rose in the final day of the first quarter as the Fed's boss Janet Yellen said there is still room for the central ...

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<![CDATA[Stock Upgrades: Men's Wearhouse, Travelers, and Lululemon]]> <![CDATA[Benzinga's Top Upgrades]]> Analysts at Goldman Sachs upgraded Vipshop Holdings (NYSE: VIPS) from “neutral” to “buy.” The target price for Vipshop Holdings is set ...

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<![CDATA[Benzinga's M&A Chatter for Thursday March 20, 2014]]> The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Thursday March 20, 2014:

Men's Wearhouse Extends ...

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<![CDATA[Market Wrap For March 20: Investors Showing No Post-Fed Decision Hangover]]> U.S. stocks recovered most of Wednesday's losses after Fed Chief Janet Yellen spooked the markets a bit by hinting a rate hike ...

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<![CDATA[7 Hostile Takeovers, Corporate Disputes And Good Old Spats That Are Livening Up Boardrooms (And Newsrooms)]]> The past several months have given us some real boardroom dramas.

Jos. A. Bank (NASDAQ: JOSB) and Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) ...

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<![CDATA[Stocks Going Ex-Dividend on Friday, March 14 (MW, GM, more)]]> <![CDATA[Pre-Market: 'Candy Crush' Maker Prices IPO; Men's Wearhouse Finally Closes Jos. A. Bank Deal]]> <![CDATA[Oxigene doubles; Fannie and Freddie extend fall]]> <![CDATA[Benzinga's M&A Chatter for Tuesday March 11, 2014]]> The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Tuesday March 11, 2014:

Men's Wearhouse to Acquire ...

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<![CDATA[The Men’s Wearhouse, Inc. Posts Q4 Net Loss; Misses Estimates (MW)]]> <![CDATA[Men’s Wearhouse to Buy Jos. A Bank (MW)]]> <![CDATA[Mid-Afternoon Market Update: Fuel Cell Companies Reverse Sharply on Citron Research Report]]> Toward the end of trading Tuesday, the Dow traded down 0.36 percent to 16,360.34 while the NASDAQ tumbled 0.62 percent to 4,307.24. ...

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<![CDATA[Stocks to Watch: Express, Men’s Wearhouse, Krispy Kreme]]> <![CDATA[Men's Wearhouse To Acquire Jos. A Bank, Ending Months-Long Feud]]> It appears that, after months of posturing and an on-going war of words, Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) and Jos. A Bank Clothiers ...

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<![CDATA[Mid-Day Market Update: Men's Wearhouse To Acquire Jos. A. Bank For $65/Share; Myriad Shares Slip]]> Midway through trading Tuesday, the Dow traded down 0.30 percent to 16,369.34while the NASDAQ tumbled 0.17 percent to 4,327.24. The ...

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<![CDATA[UPDATE: Men's Wearhouse Confirms $65/Share Purchase of Jos. A. Bank]]> The Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) and Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (Nasdaq: JOSB) today announced that they have entered into a definitive ...

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<![CDATA[Market Wrap For March 3: Markets Lower On Ukraine Tension]]> U.S. stocks traded lower as investors worry Russia's next step in its use of military force in Ukraine.

The Dow saw its worst day in a month while other major indices finished noticeably lower. Investors moved away from equities and found what is believed to be a safe haven in gold

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<![CDATA[Stocks Hitting 52-Week Highs]]> Pioneer Energy Services (NYSE: PES) shares touched a new 52-week high of $11.58. Pioneer Energy shares have jumped 40.39% over the past 52 weeks, while the S&P 500 index has gained 21.92% in the same period.

Jos. A Bank Clothiers (NASDAQ: JOSB) shares reached a new 52-week

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<![CDATA[Jos. A. Bank And Men's Wearhouse Finally Cozying Up To Each Other?]]> The drama continues with Jos. A. Bank (NASDAQ: JOSB) and Men’s Wearhouse (NYSE: MW), but it appears that the two companies are getting at least a little friendlier with each other.

According to a press release Monday morning, Men’s Wearhouse said that the two companies agreed

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<![CDATA[Newmont gains; Wyndham Worldwide falls]]> <![CDATA[Men’s Wearhouse in talks on deal with Jos. A. Bank]]> <![CDATA[Men’s Wearhouse (MW) Shares Hit 52-Wk High]]> View the full post at: Men’s Wearhouse (MW) Shares Hit 52-Wk High

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<![CDATA[Stocks Hitting 52-Week Highs]]> The Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) shares gained 5% to touch a new 52-week high of $52.94 as Men's Wearhouse and Jos. A Bank Clothiers (NASDAQ: JOSB) look forward to talk on a possible deal.

PPG Industries (NYSE: PPG) shares surged 1.82% to reach a new

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<![CDATA[U.S. stocks rally to new highs]]> <![CDATA[Men’s Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank rise; Deckers falls]]> <![CDATA[Men's Wearhouse Welcomes Jos. A. Bank's Invitation to Conduct Due Diligence]]> The Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) today sent a letter to Robert N. Wildrick, Chairman of the Board of Jos. A. Bank Clothiers (Nasdaq: JOSB) in response to Jos. A. Bank's announcement that it would be willing to meet with Men's Wearhouse.

The full text of the letter

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<![CDATA[Benzinga's M&A Chatter for Thursday February 27, 2014]]> The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Thursday February 26, 2014:

Jos A Bank Rejects Men's Wearhouse $63.50/Share Tender Offer; Agrees to Meet with Men's Wearhouse

The Regjection:Jos. A. Bank's (Nasdaq: JOSB) Board announced Thursday they had unanimously rejected Men's Wearhouse's (NYSE:

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<![CDATA[Market Wrap For February 26: Markets Slightly Higher On Housing Data]]> U.S. stocks ended the day in positive territory following a volatility trading session in which the Nasdaq index hit a 14 year high and the S&P 500 index was pushed back in to record territory.

Investors found housing data to be encouraging news as the three major indices finished the day

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<![CDATA[Benzinga's M&A Chatter for Thursday Monday February 24, 2014]]> The following are the M&A deals, rumors and chatter circulating on Wall Street for Monday February 24, 2014:

Men's Wearhouse Raises Bid for Jos A Bank to $63.50/Share

The Offer:Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) announced Monday that it has raised its cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of Jos. A.

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<![CDATA[The Men’s Wearhouse, Inc. Continues Bid for Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc; Shares Soar (MW)]]> <![CDATA[Market Wrap For February 24: Markets Showing Strength To Start The Week]]> U.S. stocks rose as investors as the S&P 500 traded at new historical highs and clearing its 2014 losses.

Investors shrugged off disappointing earning reports and economic data and chose to focus on several prominent merger and acquisition activities.

The S&P 500 hit a new intra-day all time high of 1,858.71 while

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<![CDATA[Pride & Retailers: JOSB/MW Saga Continues]]> On Monday morning, The Men's Wearhouse, Inc. (NYSE: MW) announced that it has raised its cash offer for Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Inc. (NASDAQ: JOSB) from $57.50 per share to $63.50.

Shares of both companies have rallied and gained approximately nine percent following the press

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<![CDATA[Mid-Afternoon Market Update: JC Penney Drops as S&P Looks to Hold on Above 1800]]> Toward the end of trading Monday, the Dow traded up 0.93 percent to 16,252.35 while the NASDAQ surged 0.84 percent to 4,299.92. The S&P also rose, gaining 0.85 percent to 1,851.10.

Leading and Lagging Sectors Telecommunications services sector surged 2.44%, saw Vodafone Group Public Limited Company (NASDAQ: VOD) as the

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<![CDATA[Mid-Day Market Update: Dow Surges Over 1%; Dillard's Shares Drop On Downbeat Results]]> Midway through trading Monday, the Dow traded up 1.16 percent to 16,290.35 while the NASDAQ surged 1.09 percent to 4,309.92. The S&P also rose, gaining 1.19 percent to 1,858.10.

Leading and Lagging Sectors Telecommunications services sector surged 2.44%, saw Vodafone Group Public Limited Company (NASDAQ: VOD) as the top gainer.

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<![CDATA[Benzinga's Volume Movers]]> TriQuint Semiconductor (NASDAQ: TQNT) shares moved up 18.85% to $10.97. The volume of TriQuint Semiconductor shares traded was 2190% higher than normal. TriQuint and RFMD announced their plans to combine in an all-stock deal.

Jos. A Bank Clothiers (NASDAQ: JOSB) shares rose 8.56% to $59.76. The volume

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<![CDATA[U.S. stocks rally as S&P 500 hits intraday record]]> <![CDATA[Men’s Wearhouse, Jos. A. Bank, Sina gain]]> <![CDATA[Men's Wearhouse Increases Cash Offer for Jos. A. Bank to $63.50 Per Share; Amended Offer Conditioned on Termination of Jos. A. Bank Agreement to Acquire Eddie Bauer; Advances Expiration Date of Amende]]> The Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) today announced that it has increased its cash tender offer for all outstanding shares of Jos. A. Bank Clothiers, Inc. (Nasdaq: JOSB) to $63.50 per share from $57.50 per share. Expiration of the amended tender offer has been moved up

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<![CDATA[Market Wrap For February 18: Dow Finishes Lower, Nasdaq Still Hot]]> U.S. stocks traded mostly higher today despite a key measure of home builder confidence falling in February. The New York Fed's general business index also showed signs of vulnerability.

Despite the weak economic data which is partially due to weather, the Nasdaq index rose for the eight straight session. The Dow

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<![CDATA[Eminence Capital Issues Letter to Jos. A. Bank Board, Believes Eddie Bauer is a 'Poor' Strategic Fit]]> (c) 2014 Benzinga.com. Benzinga does not provide investment advice. All rights reserved.

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<![CDATA[Did Joseph A. Bank Just Choose Eddie Bauer Over Men's Wearhouse?]]> Joseph. A. Bank's (NASDAQ: JOSB) seemingly never ending saga with Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) took an interesting turn on Friday.

Jos. A. Bank has agreed to acquire Everest Holdings, the parent company of Eddie Bauer, in a cash and stock deal valued at $825 million.

Under the terms

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<![CDATA[Pre-Market: Jos. A. Bank Acquires Eddie Bauer; AIG Raises Dividend, Cuts Jobs]]> <![CDATA[Cliffs Natural advances; Weight Watchers plummets]]> <![CDATA[Jos. A. Bank To Purchase Eddie Bauer: The Drama Continues]]> Jos. A. Bank (NASDAQ: JOSB) announced Friday morning that it will purchase clothing retailer Eddie Bauer for $825 million in a cash and stock deal.

Private equity firm Golden Gate Capital, which owns Eddie Bauer, will become a significant Jos. A. Bank shareholder and the acquisition will immediately become

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<![CDATA[Market Wrap For February 6: Stocks Higher With All Eyes On Friday's Jobs Report]]> U.S. stocks moved sharply higher today as investors and traders digested positive news about the job market.

It is unclear if Thursday's momentum will be carried forward Friday with the release of the January employment survey.

The Dow gained 1.22 percent, closing at 15,628.53. The S&P 500 gained 1.24 percent, closing at 1,773.43. The

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<![CDATA[Market Wrap For February 3: Bears In Complete and Absolute Control]]> U.S. stocks continued its losses on an accelerated basis on Monday. Investors are in clear panic mode following a report that U.S manufacturing activity expanded at a slower pace in January.

The Dow plunged more than 300 points while the S&P 500 and Nasdaq both fell more than two percent as

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<![CDATA[Jos. A. Bank to Men's Wearhouse: Our Answer Remains NO]]> On Sunday, Jos. A. Bank (NASDAQ: JOSB) rejected yet another takeover offer by rival Men's Wearhouse (NYSE: MW) despite a previous offer to “sweeten” the deal.

Last Thursday, Men's Wearhouse said it could raise its offer to $1.61 billion, or $57.50 a share, “if additional value

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<![CDATA[U.S. stocks edge lower on China slowdown fears]]> <![CDATA[Pre-Market: Herbalife Rises on Buyback; Pizza Hut Could Be Yum Brand's Lifesaver in China]]>