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Snapchat plans IPO for early 2017

Snapchat Parent Files for $25 Billion IPO

By Maureen Farrell. Source: WSJ. Snap Inc. has confidentially filed paperwork for an initial public offering that may value the popular messaging platform at…

Deal for $4.5 billion in cash comes as sporting goods industry struggles with tepid sales

Bass Pro Shops to Acquire Cabela’s

By Sara Germano and Kevin Helliker. Source: WSJ. Bass Pro Shops struck a deal to acquire Cabela’s Inc. for about $4.5 billion in cash, uniting two of…