Cypress Semiconductor is buying Spansion for about $1.59 billion in stock, based on Cypress' closing share price of $10.43.
Fresh of a big win from investing in human drugs, Bill Ackman is now focused on pharmaceuticals for animals.
For decades, retirees have counted on utilities to pay big dividends and cover interest on bonds, but that was before solar took off.
Saudi Arabia and OPEC may have just launched an 'oil war.' Here's what the US response should be, says Ron Insana.
Smartphone-assisted shopping is changing the way consumers and companies tackle the Black Friday weekend, analysts told CNBC on Monday.
A report suggests that traffic at the Obamacare market that offers insurance to employees of small businesses is off to a less-than-inspiring start.
Falling oil prices will boost income growth, even with the potential for lower U.S. investment, New York Fed President William Dudley said on Monday.
When the price of gold falls, mining suppliers are often among the worst hit because they can't protect themselves from lower prices, history shows.
Retail analysts are casting doubt about a widely watched shopping poll that indicated Black Friday sales fell 11 percent from last year.
Expect the stock market to continue to rise next year, with North America driving growth for the next 15 years, Brian Belski said.
Jubilant equity investors have been piling into ETFs in the last few months, triggering a number of cautionary signals for stocks.
Thanks to irreversible socioeconomic changes, most Americans have to radically change their idea of what retirement looks like.
The 4% investment withdrawal rate in favor since the early 1990s no longer guarantees retirement income, says Betterment CEO Jon Stein.
Several of the world's key commodities -- including oil, gas, gold and corn -- have been suffering the worst months of trading since 2008.
Brian Sozzi does some Monday morning quarterbacking on how his "5 Things to Watch on Black Friday" turned out.
What can a million dollars buy you in our reporters' hometowns? CNBC went across the country to find out.
The manufacturing sector slowed in November to its lowest rate of growth since January, while new orders and output also fell to their lowest levels since January.
December kicks off with weak data from China and Europe and generally disappointing Black Friday weekend sales in the United States.
This Washington policymaker faces a daunting set of tasks, says Politico's Ben White.