62 Years Later, What Can Investors Learn From Ford's 1956 IPO?

On this day in 1956, Ford Motor Company (NYSE: F) did something that its late founder, Henry Ford, had wanted to avoid at all costs: It went public. Ford’s initial public offering, on…

Fortune Magazine Officially Sells to Thai Businessman

Meredith has finalized its sale of Fortune magazine to Thai businessman Chatchaval Jiaravanon, the magazine publisher announced today. The brand was purchased for $150 million cash by Fortune Media Group…

Huizenga — founder of the Fortune 500 companies Waste Management, AutoNation, and Blockbuster Video — also was co-owner of three South Florida sports teams, the Miami Dolphins, Florida Panthers and Florida Marlins. He died last year after a long bout with cancer at age 80.
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A Blockbuster Fort Lauderdale Mansion Now For Sale!

The mega mansion of the late entrepreneur, H. Wayne Huizenga – Photo: (Cristina Montemayor (Concierge Auctions))   The brainchild of entrepreneur H. Wayne Huizenga, Blockbuster cornered the video rental market….