Albertsons $4 Billion Dividend Temporarily Barred by Judge

By Malathi Nayak and Brendan Case Source: Bloomberg Albertsons Cos. was ordered by a Washington state judge to temporarily halt a $4 billion special dividend while the grocery chain’s pending merger with Kroger Co. is under regulatory review. The ruling Thursday suspends Albertsons’ plan to reward shareholders including Cerberus Capital [...]