Chesapeake Energy Spins Off Subsidiary In IPO

Chesapeake Energy Corp. filed a proposed initial public offering for its Chesapeake Oilfield Services subsidiary with the Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday, as it boosts its finances in the face of low domestic natural gas prices.

Carlyle Group Puts $7B Price Tag on Itself, Less Than Expected

Closely-held private equity giant The Carlyle Group will be putting a valuing itself somewhere in the vicinity of $7 billion during an upcoming initial public offering, the Wall Street Journal reported late Sunday, a conservative assesment that takes into account some very recent developments in the private equity and IPO worlds.

Wells Fargo Scoffs At Subpoenas In $60B Fraud Probe: SEC

In conducting an investigation of possible fraud in relation to Wells Fargo & Co.'s sale of almost $60 billion in residential mortgage-backed securities, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Friday requested that a federal court order the country's largest mortgage lender to comply with its subpoenas.

BATS exchange withdraws IPO after stumbles

In a breakdown that resembled a mini version of the 2010 "flash crash," a series of blunders hit the market debut of BATS Global Markets Exchange Inc on Friday, causing the company to take the extremely rare step of withdrawing its initial public offering of shares.

Stock Rater Sees Facebook On Par With Tech Titans

Facebook isn’t even trading yet but Rapid Ratings, a New York firm with an unusual risk-analysis model, rates the social networking company's stock as highly as that of technology stars Intel, Apple, Microsoft and Google.

Apple (AAPL) Stock Closes At 601, Boosted By Dividend, Shares Buyback Announcement

Apple (AAPL) shares soared on Monday, breaching the 600 mark a few times before finally settling on 601, after the Cupertino, Calif.-based tech company decided to share some of its $100 billion in cash with its investors. Apple announced it would reward shareholders by launching a quarterly dividend and a stock buyback program that will pay out about $45 billion over three years, set to go into effect later this year.

Kentucky Vs. Iowa State 2012: How to Watch, Live Stream This March Madness Game On Your Computer, iPhone or iPad

In the Round of 32 in the West Region of the 2012 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament on Saturday, No. 3 seed Marquette faces off against No. 6 seed Murray State. If you're looking for a way to watch a live stream of the Marquette Golden Eagles vs. the Murray State Racers, look no further. You can stream this and every single March Madness game if you own a desktop or laptop computer,an iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.

SEC Offers Economic Analysis For Key Swaps Rule

The Securities and Exchange Commission Thursday released a new economic analysis that will be used to justify a critical final rule that will determine which companies will face new regulations of their derivatives trading.