| Nov 14, 2013
| 4:03 PM
Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. had issued no update as of late Thursday on whether Men's Wearhouse would reconsider Bank's $2.3 billion acquisition bid.
After Men's Wearhouse rejected the $48 per share proposal as too low, the Houston-based...
| Nov 15, 2013
| 4:39 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. withdrew its $2.3 billion offer for Men's Wearhouse on Friday, but it left the door open for future merger talks.
Even as Bank dropped the bid, the largest shareholder in Men's Wearhouse called a special shareholders meeting...
| Nov 20, 2013
| 4:07 PM
The largest shareholder of The Men's Wearhouse Inc. is once again calling for the retailer to resume merger talks with Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. and hired a strategic adviser to help the effort.
Eminence Capital LLC, which owns 9.8...
| Nov 25, 2013
| 4:50 PM
Hoping to breathe new life into Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc.'s failed $2.3 billion bid for Men's Wearhouse Inc., investors are pressuring others to join a campaign to restart merger talks.
Hampstead-based Jos. A. Bank walked away from a deal earlier this...
| Nov 26, 2013
| 5:51 PM
Men's Wearhouse suddenly likes the way Jos. A. Bank Clothiers looks.
Under pressure from its shareholders after rejecting a takeover by Jos. A. Bank, Men's Wearhouse turned the tables Tuesday, proposing to buy its smaller rival for $1.2 billion.
| Dec 5, 2013
| 2:44 PM
It could be a while before Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. formally responds to the takeover offer from its rival Men's Wearhouse Inc., as executives focus on the key holiday retail selling season and other potential acquisitions.
The board of the Hampstead-...
| Dec 7, 2013
| 9:13 AM
Men's Wearhouse's $1.2 billion turnabout offer for Jos. A. Bank Clothiers might have painted the smaller men's retailer into a corner.
After all, it was Jos. Bank's idea to combine the two companies with its now-withdrawn $2.3 billion offer for Men's...
| Oct 9, 2013
| 7:03 PM
Struggling men's retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. is bidding to secure its future with the $2.3 billion offer it made for larger rival Men's Wearhouse.
Men's Wearhouse spurned the offer, made public Wednesday by Jos. Bank, saying it significantly...
| Oct 12, 2013
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. faces a difficult fight in its $2.3 billion quest to acquire rival Men's Wearhouse, experts say.
And that's not only because Houston-based Men's Wearhouse said it doesn't want to sell out to Jos. A. Bank.
| Jun 24, 2013
| 6:09 PM
When reports surfaced that Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. had bid for a designer jeans maker, CEO R. Neal Black said the company's board decided it had to go public with plans to pursue potential acquisitions.
While the Hampstead-based men's apparel...
| Aug 13, 2013
| 3:36 PM
Shares of Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. jumped 12.5 percent Tuesday after investment manager BeaconLight Capital LLC urged the Hampstead-based men's apparel chain to change direction by reorganizing its board and returning cash to shareholders.
| Aug 15, 2013
| 3:29 PM
Jos. A. Bank Clothiers Inc. expects profits to drop in the second quarter, the Hampstead-based retailer announced Thursday.
Earnings are expected to decline to about 49 cents to 53 cents per share, compared with 83 cents per share in the second...