The combined company will have increased leverage selling and distributing food goods from manufacturers to restaurants, hospitals, hotels, schools and other institutions.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- The expected finalization of the Volcker Rule this week could provide "significant opportunities for non-bank brokers and trading firms, such as Piper Jaffray (PJC) and BlackRock (BLK) and alternative managers such as KKR & Co.
... slideshows. * U.S., European shares edge up, but Fed uncertainty caps gains. * Robust China trade data a promising sign for global growth.
Stocks inched higher as investors digested the previous session's big gains, awaited speeches from a number of Federal Reserve bank presidents and looked ahead to the prospect of a budget deal later this week.
Household wealth in the U.S. increased from July through September as improvement in the home and equity markets boosted American balance sheets.