Finance

09/10/2014 - 11:40am

For the month of August 2014, net sales at PriceSmart Inc. increased 7.3% to $206.7 million, from $192.6 million in August a year earlier.

09/10/2014 - 11:31am

E-commerce company Elastic Path Software Inc. has secured $4.87 million in equity investments led by BDC Venture Capital IT Fund, with participation from Yaletown Venture Partners and individual investors.

09/10/2014 - 9:27am

Dollar General Corp. is upping the ante in its $9.1 billion bid to purchase Family Dollar Inc. by making a hostile takeover offer to Family Dollar stockholders of $80 per share.

09/09/2014 - 5:14pm

Francesca's Holdings Corp. reported second quarter net income of $10.3 million, down from $14.6 million in the year-earlier period.

09/09/2014 - 5:10pm

Analyst firm Wedbush Securities is reportedly advising clients that a bankruptcy is “imminent” at RadioShack.

09/09/2014 - 5:03pm

J.C. Penney Company Inc. is raising capital by selling $350 million worth of senior notes due in 2019.

09/09/2014 - 11:13am

Dollar Tree Inc. and Family Dollar Stores Inc. announced, as expected, they have received a second request for information from the U.S. Federal Trade Commission in connection with Dollar Tree's pending $8.5 billion deal to acquire Family Dollar.

09/09/2014 - 11:08am

Barnes & Noble Inc. on Tuesday reported a smaller-than-expected loss of $28.4 million in its fiscal first quarter, down from $87 million a share, a year earlier.

09/09/2014 - 9:47am

Home Depot officially confirmed that in-store payment systems at its U.S. and Canadian stores had been hacked in a breach that potentially could be one of the biggest attacks yet.