Wall Street Journal - Aug 22

Wall Street Journal - Aug 22

Aug 22 (Reuters) - The following are the top stories in the Wall Street Journal. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not vouch for their accuracy.

- Warren Buffett's bid to boost his big stake in Occidental Petroleum Corp OXY.N even further isn't expected to serve as a prelude to a full takeover of the resurgent energy company by the widely watched billionaire, at least for now. Link

- Amazon.com Inc AMZN.O is among the bidders for healthcare company Signify Health Inc SGFY.N , joining other heavy hitters vying in an auction for the home-health-services provider, according to people familiar with the matter. Link

- The Surface Transportation Board, the economic regulator overseeing the country's freight railroads, is considering aggressive new rule-making to force railroads to share tracks and improve competition for their customers. Link

- Amazon.com AMZN.O is adding revenue streams ahead of the holiday season to help it counter inflationary pressures and other rising costs and as it recalibrates following a pandemic boom. Link

(Compiled by Bengaluru newsroom)