Mergers and Acquisitions Buyins and Buyouts

  • A range of F&N's soft drinks

    Thailand's third-richest man has raised his stake and takeover offer for Fraser and Neave to fend off a bid by a group led by Indonesian tycoon Stephen Riady as the battle for the Singapore property and drinks group draws towards a close.

  • Dell Deal Could Be Announced Within 2 Weeks: Faber

    The price for a Dell deal will be $13.50-$14 per share, reports CNBC's David Faber. The equity investments from Silver Lake and other potential investors is roughly $2 billion, he says.

  • Dell In Talks Over Potential Leveraged Buyout

    Silver Lake Partners is the driving force behind the Dell buyout, reports CNBC's Bertha Coombs.

  • Does Dell Need Private Time?

    Dan Primack, Fortune senior editor, weighs in on a potential buyout of the tech giant, and why he believes Dell's numbers are just too big to get a deal done. Richard LeFrak, The LeFrak Organization president, and Wilbur Ross, WL Ross & Co. chairman & CEO, also discuss.

  • Potential Dell Buyout?

    Shares of Dell are surging nearly 14 percent, with the "Street Signs" team; Jack Ablin, Harris Private Bank; and Jayson Noland, Robert W. Baird.

  • Dell to CNBC: We Won't Comment on Rumors or Speculation

    Dell is reportedly in talks with private equity firms over a potential buyout. Meanwhile, Dell issued a "no comment" to CNBC. David Lutz, at Stifel Nicolaus; Jack Ablin, Harris Private Bank; and CNBC's Herb Greenberg and Jon Fortt, weigh in.

  • Faber Report: LBO Misfires

    CNBC's David Faber has an update on private equity buyouts, and the outlook on mergers and acquisitions.

  • 2013: Comeback Year For M&A Action?

    Robert Kindler, Morgan Stanley global head of M&A, weighs in on the $8.2 billion NYSE/ICE merger, and explains why he believes deal-making is poised for resurgence in 2013.

  • Apple Greenlights Google Maps

    Google maps is approved for listing in the Apple app store; and Best Buy shares jump on reports its founder Richard Schulze is prepared to make a $5-$6 billion buyout offer, with CNBC's Robert Frank and John Carney.

  • Does Hostess Have a Suitor?

    CNBC's Kayla Tausche reports on the last day for potential buyers to grab a seat at the Twinkie table.

  • Philip Green, the billionaire owner of fashion retailer Arcadia Group Ltd

    British retail billionaire Philip Green on Thursday sold a 25 percent stake in Topshop and Topman to U.S. private equity firm Leonard Green and Partners in a deal that values the popular high street chain at 2 billion pounds.

  • Delta Airlines

    Delta Air Lines has held recent talks to buy a 49 percent stake in British carrier Virgin Atlantic that is currently held by Singapore Airlines, two people familiar with the matter said on Sunday.

  • Roadmap: ADP, iPad Mini & More

    The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses today's major business topics, including a better-than-expected ADP employment report, whether a Best Buy buyout is near, and the development of the iPad Mini.

  • Will Schulze Take Best Buy Private?

    Anthony Chukumba, BB&T Capital Markets, discusses what's at stake if the giant retailer decides to go private.

  • Investing In A Low-Yield World

    Discussing the trade on 10-year Treasury yields since the charts are hitting all-time lows, and how to play Pep Boys after its proposed buyout deal with a private equity group has fallen apart, with Jeff Kilburg, Kilburg Capital and Michael Murphy, Rosecliff Capital.

  • P.F. Chang's Buyout Trade

    The Fast Money traders answer a live viewer "tweet" on Novagold, and does PF Chang's buyout mark the beginning of a run in casual dining companies? With Nicole Miller Regan, Piper Jaffray analyst.

  • Buy, Sell or Hold: Oracle Earnings Tomorrow

    Oracle is set to report earnings after the closing bell on Tuesday. Sharing perspective on whether investors should buy, sell or hold shares of the stock, with Rob Breza, RBC Capital Markets analyst.

  • BBY Potential Takeover Target?

    Best Buy shares were down more than 34% last year, but could their rich cash flow make them an attractive takeover target for private equity? Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisors, discusses.