Andrew Ross Sorkin, CNBC Anchor’s Posts

Dollar General is raising its all-cash bid for Family Dollar Stores to $80 a share, or about $9.1 billion. Under the revised proposal, Dollar General is willing to sell up to 1,500 stores if required by the Federal Trade Commission, even though it feels its pledge to divest 700 stores in its prior proposal provides more than enough …

The “sun, the moon and the stars” have finally begun to align for the U.S. economy, creating room for companies to grow, JPMorgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon told CNBC on Wednesday. In an interview on the sidelines of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Dimon said that profit margins are up, cash hoards are growing, and …