BOSTON/ NEW YORK, Aug 22- Investors owning 31 percent of Allergan shares have asked the Botox maker to call a special shareholder meeting, activist shareholder William Ackman said on Friday, giving the hedge fund manager a victory in his fight to acquire the Botox maker.» Read More
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CNBC's David Faber reports the latest details on Coty's next step, after withdrawing its offer to acquire Avon.
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CNBC's Brian Sullivan breaks down some of Warren Buffett's investments in the stock market, with John Reese, Validea Capital Management.
CNBC's Jon Fortt reports the details of Intuit's major acquisition of Demandforce and discusses the lawsuit between Samsung and Apple.
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg negotiated the $1 billion Instagram deal alone before consulting his board of directors. CNBC's Julia Boorstin and Jonathan Macey, Yale University law professor, weigh in.
Mark Thierer, SXC Health Solutions CEO, says the combination of SXC Health Solutions and Catalyst is "extremely compelling."
Will Microsoft stop funding billions of dollars in Bing and swap it instead for Facebook stock? Richard Sherlund, Nomura Securities, weighs in and takes a look at the tech sector.
Was Facebook's board all but left out of the picture in the company's acquisition of Instagram? Spencer Ante, WSJ deputy bureau chief, weighs in on the $1B deal.
The Squawk on the Street team discusses the latest major headlines, including Tuesday's market rally, a look at tech earnings, Facebook's Instagram acquisition, and Warren Buffett's prostate diagnosis.
The Squawk on the Street crew weighs in on Citi's earnings beat; Caterpillar's upgrade to "buy" from "neutral"; the spike in Spanish yields; and Coty's continued interest in acquiring Avon.
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NFP acquired the remaining stake it didn't already own in Nemco Group. Jessica Bibliowicz, NFP chairman/CEO, discusses the details of this acquisition and the company's other major expansions.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer weighs in on Facebook buying photo sharing company, Instagram for $1B, and whether investors should ignore tech stocks or take advantage of the gains.
CNBC's Bertha Coombs has the details of a young man pretending to be U.S. Attorney General, Eric Holder and asking for his ballot to vote; Facebook is acquiring photo sharing app, Instagram for $1 billion; and American Express and other gift card sellers say they will pull their products from New Jersey, in protest of a new law that requires companies to collect zip codes of buyers of cards in the Garden State.