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The battle over Herbalife intensified as George Soros has taken a large long position in the nutritional supplements maker, according to sources.
In the battle for relevance, U.S. jobs figures are locking horns with U.S. gross domestic product (GDP). Only one is more important to Fed policy thinking.
Management consulting firm Accenture is in talks to acquire rival Booz & Co., The Wall Street Journal reported on Tuesday, citing people familiar with the matter.
Mistakes have blacklisted many Americans from banks, leading to fees for paying bills, cashing checks, and wiring money. The NYT reports.
Daniel Amos, Aflac chairman & CEO, discusses how stronger premium growth in Japan boosted earnings in the second quarter and explains why guidance for the third quarter will likely fall short of expectations.
Bill Ackman's acquisition cost roughly $2.2 billion and is the largest investment Pershing has ever made at cost, reports CNBC's Becky Quick.
In hedge fund manager William Ackman's first comments since January on his bet against Herbalife, he told CNBC, "I haven't covered a single share."
William Ackman's firm Pershing Square Capital Management has acquired a 9.8 percent position in $22 billion industrial gas company Air Products & Chemicals.
The world's largest potash consortium is in jeopardy after Russian company Uralkali backed out of a venture with its partner in Belarus. This is spilling over into fertilizer stocks.
Hedge fund manager Bill Ackman on Tuesday questioned the strength of Herbalife's earnings, saying income growth was weak.
CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on Michael Dell and Silver Lake's attempts to take the PC maker private, and provides an update on Community Health's attempts to acquire Health Management Associates for $3.9 billion.
JPMorgan Chase announced Tuesday it would pay a total of $410 million to settle allegations of energy market manipulation.
Community Health Systems announced it would buy Health Management Associates in a deal valued at approximately $7.6 billion, including about $3.7 billion in debt.
CNBC's Kate Kelly shares the details of SAC Capital Steve Cohen's Hampton party this past weekend. The party was for some friends who support ovarian cancer research.
Dan Loeb's activist hedge fund Third Point called Sony's entertainment division "poorly managed" and mocked its failed summer movies.
Activist Carl Icahn is making it very clear that he thinks Michael Dell is a sore loser who is just plain full of it.
Snapchat is bigger than Instagram and growing faster than Facebook, and no one seems to love it more than Wall Street traders.
Ad agencies Publicis and Omnicom are merging, as are Perrigo and Elan. CNBC's Julia Boorstin has the latest action, and Roger Altman of Evercore Partners offers his take on these deals.
Just days after SAC Capital was indicted, Steve Cohen hosted an event informally connected to a nearby ovarian cancer benefit. CNBC's Kate Kelly reports the event was weeks in the planning.
One of the biggest mergers of 2013—one set to create the world's largest advertising group—began with a casual exchange between two CEOs.
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Most Americans don't realize stocks gained 30 percent in 2013, and only 1 in 9 call themselves savvy on investing, a survey said.
A lot more money might be required to invest in private funds given new rules under consideration at the SEC.
Forget the headlines and the charts: Despite the loopy market behavior recently, investors are downright apathetic.