Aetna aims to spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts to the federal health care overhaul. Aetna's acquisition of Humana would make it the largest provider of Medicare Advantage coverage, with 4.4 million members, a figure that could change depending on...» Read More
Richard Greenfield, BTIG analyst, provides his thoughts on Comcast's agreement to acquire Time Warner Cable for $44 billion in an all- stock deal. This is a deal Comcast really had to have, says Greenfield.
Comcast has reached an agreement to buy Time Warner Cable for $44 billion in an all stock deal, reports CNBC's "Squawk Box" crew.
Glenn Youngkin, The Carlyle Group COO, sees strength in the global markets, and discusses where his firm is buying now.
A new app that lets players buy, sell and merge corporations across nine major industrial sectors became available on Thursday for iPhones and iPads.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports Google will acquire Nest Labs for $3.2 billion in cash.
Suntory Holdings is acquiring Beam for $13.6 billion. CNBC's Sara Eisen reports on signals of a boom in the business of booze.
Gabelli Funds Chairman and CEO Mario Gabelli owns 4 million shares of Beam, which is being acquired by privately held Suntory. He provides insight on the deal's benefit for shareholders.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Liberty Media has proposed to make Sirius XM a wholly-owned subsidiary. Sirius shareholders would receive a new class of Liberty stock.
Web security firm FireEye is acquiring Mandiant for about $1 billion in cash and stock, reports CNBC's Josh Lipton. Dan Ives of FBR expects more consolidation in the space.
FireEye acquired Mandiant, the computer forensics specialist best known for unveiling a secret Chinese military unit believed to be behind hacking attacks on U.S. companies.
CNBC's David Faber crunches the numbers on Hilton's IPO, which is set to price after the bell today and will trade under the symbol "HLT."
Chanel has acquired its long-time lamb hide provider in the latest purchase by a luxury brand of a partner that supplies top quality materials.
Men's Wearhouse has offered to buy Jos. A. Bank for $55 per share. CNBC's David Faber speaks to Larry Grafstein, UBS co-head of America's M&A, about the offer, as well as current M&A action.
Men's Wearhouse has offered to buy Jos. A. Bank for $55 per share, reports CNBC's David Faber.
The "Squawk Box" crew report Jos. A. Bank terminated its acquisition proposal of Mens Wearhouse, adding it would consider a new proposal if circumstances change.
A Reuters study found that Iran's Ayatollah Khamenei controls a massive financial empire built from property seizures from ordinary Iranians.
Cubist Pharmaceuticals CEO Michael Bonney discusses the impact to his business from acquiring Optimer and Trius Therapeutics; and what's in the pipeline.
Men's Wearhouse has rejected an acquisition bid from its smaller rival, saying the offer significantly undervalues the company, reports CNBC's Courtney Reagan.
Jim Cramer weighs in on the Joseph A. Bank offer to acquire Men's Warehouse. MW refused the deal.
Apollo is asking Cooper for a price cut on the $2.5 billion deal, reports CNBC's David Faber.