Carlyle misses earnings forecasts for the weak private equity portfolio

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Carlyle Group LP (Reuters)CG.O) missed the earnings per share estimate for the third quarter on Wednesday, as the value of its private equity investments has risen…

Barrick, Randgold sweetens dividend before takeover vote

LONDON / TORONTO (Reuters) – Canada's Barrick Gold and takeover target Randgold Resources will increase their dividend distribution before shareholders vote for their $ 6.1 billion deal next week, miners…

Carlyle reports 25-cent profit for the third quarter, missed forecast

The logo of the Carlyle Group will be shown on October 17, 2018 at the company's Japanese office in Tokyo. REUTERS / Issei Kato NEW YORK (Reuters) – Alternative Asset…

GE's demolished dividend destroys shareholders' safety net

NEW YORK (Reuters) – General Electric Co shareholders suffered another blow on Tuesday. FILE PHOTO: The General Electric logo is displayed on the General Electric Offshore Wind Turbine in Montoir-de-Bretagne…

GE's move to cut dividends could affect this retirement strategy

There is no miracle cure for generating retirement income; However, financial advisers suggest that dividend-oriented investors should consider diversifying their investments and income streams. "Instead of thinking, I can only…

Fiat Chrysler's lower cash forecast overshadows the special dividend pledge

MILAN / DETROIT (Reuters) – Fiat Chrysler (FCA) reported better-than-expected results for the third quarter, pledging to pay € 2 billion ($ 2.3 billion) in special dividends, but a lower…

General Electric shows deeper regulatory investigation, restructuring

(Reuters) – General Electric Co (GENE.) has reduced its quarterly dividend to one penny a share, said it would restructure its power unit and face a deeper accounting probe as…

General Electric lowers the dividend, splits the power loss unit

FILE PHOTO: The logo of the Dow Jones Industrial Average listed company General Electric is being shown at its subsidiary GE Aviation in Santa Ana, California, USA, April 13, 2016.…

KKR prepares for dealmaking in the course of the sell-off of the stock markets

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Private equity firm KKR & Co Inc sees the opportunity to capitalize on the recent US stock market crash, said co-president and co-chief operating officer Scott…

Merck, Bristol-Myers profits rise on cancer drug sales

(Reuters) – Merck & Co Inc. (MRK.N) and Bristol-Myers Squibb Co (BMY.N) reported better than expected third-quarter earnings on Thursday, raising their earnings estimates for 2018 on strong demand for…