LA BUSINESS JOURNAL DAILY NEWS
Skechers USA Inc. said that it moved to a profit in the first quarter, as sales increased for its performance footwear.
Westlake Village homebuilder Ryland Group Inc. on Wednesday sold $250 million in a convertible note offering.
Century City’s PacWest Bancorp has received final approval from federal regulators for its $231 million stock acquisition of Westlake Village’s First California Financial Group Inc.
In Wednesday trading, the Dow Jones industrial average rose 60 points to close at 15,276. The Nasdaq rose 9 points to 3,472. The S&P 500 rose 8 points to 1,659. The LABJ Stock Index rose 1 point to 170.
Pheed quietly made the Android version of the app available for download earlier this week.
Manatt announced Wednesday that it has brought on technology entrepreneur and digital media veteran Peter Csathy to run the investment operation, Manatt Digital Media Ventures.
Bellisio Foods Inc. on Wednesday said that it has agreed to buy Vernon frozen foods supplier Overhill Farms Inc. for about $81 million in cash.
Ernst & Young LLP has announced the Los Angeles area finalists for its Entrepreneur of the Year award.
Struggling Beverly Hills real estate developer Alan Casden has sold a 276-unit luxury apartment complex in Burbank that he built in 2010.
In Tuesday trading, the Dow Jones industrial average was up 123 points to 15,215. The Nasdaq rose 24 points to 3,463. The S&P 500 rose 16 points to 1,650. The LABJ Stock Index rose 1 point to 169.
StyleHaul announced Tuesday that it has raised $6 million from RTL Group, a TV and radio broadcaster out of Luxembourg.
A Canadian unit of Teledyne Technologies Inc. has bought a Dutch semiconductor company that makes high-performance integrated circuits for image-sensor and camera products.
Tryperion Partners LLC, a West L.A. real estate investment and advisory firm announced Monday that it had closed its first $50 million fund.
Alexandria Real Estate Equities Inc. late Monday said that it plans to pay down debt by selling 6 million new common shares in a public offering.
In Monday trading, the Dow Jones industrial average closed down 27 points to 15,092. The Nasdaq rose 2 points to 3,439. The S&P 500 rose less than 1 point to 1,634. The LABJ Stock Index rose less than 1 point to 168.
Shares of the Beverly Hills Internet dating company closed at their highest price yet on Monday following the news that two investment banks had initiated Spark coverage.
Better-than-expected revenue for Boingo Wireless during the first quarter has temporarily halted the company’s tumble in 2013.
Ford Motor Co. has selected Monrovia’s AeroVironment Inc. to install home charging stations for its plug-in cars.
Ryland Group Inc. is acquiring luxury homebuilder LionsGate Homes in Carrollton, Texas, the company announced Friday.
Skechers USA Inc. on Friday told the Securities and Exchange Commission that it would be late in filing its quarterly report with the regulator because it had to switch auditors due to the KPMG insider trading scandal.