Garage-door maker employees get cash reward in takeover as private equity tests ownership model

In the otherwise-sleepy town of Arthur, Illinois, this week brought a life-changing surprise for hundreds of workers at locally based garage-door maker, C.H.I. Overhead Doors.   C.H.I.’s private equity owner, KKR, is selling the company to steel manufacturer Nucor in a $3 billion deal. The sale marks one of KKR’s largest returns in recent history, generating … Read more

Stocks making the biggest moves midday: Spirit Airlines, Eli Lilly, Signature Bank and more

Spirit Airlines planes on the tarmac at the Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport on February 07, 2022 in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Joe Raedle | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines in midday trading Monday. Spirit, JetBlue — Shares of JetBlue Airways dipped 4.7% on news that the company’s offering $30 a share to take over … Read more