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    1. The Owner of Arby's Will Buy Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.9 Billion

      The Owner of Arby's Will Buy Buffalo Wild Wings for $2.9 Billion
      • Roark Capital Group, which owns Arby's, has agreed to buy Buffalo Wild Wings for about $2.9 billion.
      • Buffalo Wild Wings will be a privately held subsidiary of Arby's, whose CEO will stay in that same role for the combined entity.

      Roark Capital Group, which owns Arby's and Cinnabon, has agreed to buy Buffalo Wild Wings for about $2.9 billion...

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    2. Marvell Technology will Buy Rival Chipmaker Cavium for $6 Billion

      Marvell Technology will Buy Rival Chipmaker Cavium for $6 Billion
      • Marvell Technology has agreed to buy rival Cavium for $40 per share in cash and 2.1757 Marvell common shares for each unit of Cavium stock, in a deal worth about $6 billion.
      • Cavium shareholders will own about 25% of the combined company.

      Marvell Technology has agreed to buy Cavium for about $6 billion as it tries to expand beyond semiconductors that control hard disk drives...

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    3. The Reported Firing of Ford CEO Mark Fields is 'Like a Coup'

      The Reported Firing of Ford CEO Mark Fields is 'Like a Coup'

      With Ford Motor Co. expected to announce the departure of CEO Mark Fields, some industry experts are calling it a takeover from within.

      Fields' reported replacement, James Hackett, is the chairman of the Ford unit that works on autonomous vehicles. Ford's board of directors and Chairman Bill Ford Jr. have been unhappy with the company's performance, and sought more reassurance that investments in self-driving cars, electric vehicles and ride services would pay off...

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    4. Dick's Sporting Goods is Getting Clobbered After Same-Store Sales miss (DKS)

      Dick's Sporting Goods is Getting Clobbered After Same-Store Sales miss (DKS)

      Dick's Sporting Goods' stock is down 12% at $42.10 a share after the company reported same-store sales that were less than analyst estimates.

      Comparable sales for the quarter climbed 2.4%, missing consensus forecasts of 3.6% growth. The sporting goods and apparel retailer also trimmed its forecast for full-year 2017 same-store sales...

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