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SunEdison To IPO Part Of Its Semiconductor Business

SunEdison to separate into two independent companies to focus on solar business. SunEdison is a manufacturer of semiconductors and solar panels and develops solar power plants.  SunEdison announced it would sell a minority interest in the semiconductor business and use … Continue reading

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Relational Investors Gets Results: Timken Hires Goldman Sachs To Review Whether Timken Should Break Off Business Units

Breaking up is hard to do, but Timken will take a look anyway. We have followed the saga of Relational Investors’ and CalSTRS’ attempt to get Timken Co. to separate its steel and ball bearing businesses. There are now reports … Continue reading

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