Corrections Corp Of America news

   Watch this stock
Showing stories 1 - 10 of about 66   

Articles published

CXW 36.02 +0.30 (0.84%)
price chart
Corrections Corp jumps on possible REIT switch
NEW YORK (MarketWatch) -- Shares of Corrections Corp. of America CXW, -0.31% climbed Thursday as hedge funds Corvex Management and Marcato Capital Management said they are in discussions with management about converting the for-profit prison ...
Related articles »  
Jailing Americans for Profit: The Rise of the Prison Industrial Complex
Little wonder, then, that public prisons are overcrowded. Yet while providing security, housing, food, medical care, etc., for six million Americans is a hardship for cash-strapped states, to profit-hungry corporations such as Corrections Corp of ...
Related articles »  
Is There Profit in Private Prison Stocks? Corrections Corp Of America (CXW ...
Prisons are (unfortunately) a growth industry in the US but what about prison service providers or private prison stocks Corrections Corp Of America (NYSE: CXW), The Geo Group (NYSE: GEO), Conmed Healthcare Management (NYSEAMEX: CONM) and ...
Say No to For-Profit Prisons
Earlier this year, Corrections Corporation of America (CCA), the largest for-profit incarceration company in America, sent a letter to officials in 48 states offering to buy state prisons and run them for a profit.
Related articles »  
Bond Investors Get the Jailhouse Blues
The prior decade saw a spurt of speculative prison building, as industry leaders such as Corrections Corporation of America (CXW) and GEO Group (GEO) sought to profit from two trends: overcrowding at the state level and stepped-up federal detentions of ...
13 Signs That America's Prison System Is Out Of Control
Nearly 10 percent of US prisons and jails are private, dominated by two major firms - Corrections Corporation of America (CCA) and GEO Group.
Rural Ky. town readies for private prison closing after sex scandal
based Corrections Corporation of America, is set to close by this summer as Kentucky pulls its inmates out of the facility that was at the center of a sex scandal.
Related articles »  
Locking Down an American Workforce
The Corrections Corporation of America and G4S (formerly Wackenhut), two prison privatizers, sell inmate labor at subminimum wages to Fortune 500 corporations like Chevron, Bank of America, AT&T, and IBM.
Related articles »  
Private Prisons Are the Problem, Not the Solution
In fact, two other big private prison contractors - Corrections Corporation of America and Wexford - are already operating the medical and mental health systems in some Mississippi prisons, and the Department of Corrections is well aware that those ...
Related articles »  
Spectra looks to bring US gas to Ontario, Quebec
Spectra Energy Corp. is pursuing a long-term strategy to replace Western Canadian natural gas with U.S. shale gas in Ontario and Quebec, creating further pressure on domestic producers to develop export markets to Asia.
Related articles »