Liberty Interactive Corp
Key Takeaways from Liberty Interactive’s 2Q15 Earnings
Liberty Interactive announced its earnings on August 5, 2015. The company had revenue of ~$2.3 billion—a fall of 9% from the same quarter last year.
Basics of Zulily
With relationships with emerging and boutique designers, online retailer Zulily uses proprietary technology to match its customers with vendors. This technology is a major reason why Liberty Interactive is buying Zulily.
Liberty Interactive Acquires Zulily: What It Means for Investors
On August 17, Liberty Interactive announced its acquisition of Zulily for $2.4 billion. It will purchase all of Zulily’s outstanding shares for $18.75 per share.
Zulily–Liberty Interactive Deal: What’s the Risk-to-Reward Ratio?
Before the deal was announced, Zulily was trading at ~$12.50 per share. If the deal breaks, does the stock go back there?
Could the Zulily Transaction Get Competitive?
There’s a tender and support agreement between the founding members and Liberty Interactive. These Zulily shareholders have agreed to the Liberty Interactive tender offer.
Zulily Worth $2.4 Billion to Liberty Interactive
Prior to shareholder approval of the transaction, Zulily can discuss a merger with another suitor, assuming it’s approached.
What Are the Growth Projections for North American Economies?
Projections from the IMF say Canada’s economy will grow by 1.5% in 2016, 0.7% less than it projected in April. In 2016, however, Canada’s economy is expected to grow at a 2.1% pace.
Citadel Advisors ups stake in Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust
Based in Oakland, Starwood Waypoint Residential Trust is a real estate investment trust that acquires, renovates, leases, maintains, and manages single family homes.
Why Citadel Advisors ups position in Liberty Interactive
Liberty Interactive Corporation owns interests in subsidiaries and other companies that focus primarily on the video and online commerce industries.
Why Citadel Advisors adds to its stake in Lennar
Lennar’s management noted that “New orders in the quarter rose 23% over the prior year, with increases in each of our segments.”