BRIEF-Honda says no final agreement with Takata over inflator recall responsibilities
* Honda Motor Co says no final agreement reached with Takata Corp over inflator recall responsibilities
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May 10 Power producer Calpine Corp is exploring a sale and is working with investment bankers at Lazard Ltd to find possible buyers, the Wall Street Journal reported on Wednesday.
Shares of Calpine, which generates electricity from natural gas and geothermal resources, soared as much as 18.1 percent to $11.89 in late afternoon trading.
A number of private equity firms have shown interest in buying the company in an auction, which is in its early stages, the Journal reported, citing people familiar with the matter. (on.wsj.com/2qTSMmy)
However, there is no guarantee there will be any deal, the report said.
Calpine declined to comment.
The company had a market capitalization of $3.63 billion as of Tuesday's close. (Reporting by Arunima Banerjee in Bengaluru; Editing by Maju Samuel)
TOKYO, June 26 Asian shares edged up on Monday on optimism about global growth while the dollar was on the defensive as a subdued U.S. inflation outlook capped U.S. bond yields.
BENGALURU, June 26 Gold prices were little changed on Monday as the market waited for a flurry of key U.S. economic data this week, with a weaker dollar offering some support. FUNDAMENTALS * Spot gold was nearly flat at $1,256.06 per ounce at 0050 GMT, staying near a one-week low hit on Friday. * U.S. gold futures for August delivery rose 0.04 percent to $1,256.80 per ounce. * The dollar sagged against its major peers on Monday, los