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Arthur Calavritinos, portfolio manager at ANC-Capital, tells CNBC why the potential merger between American Airlines and US Airways is a positive development for the airline industry.
US Airways Group and AMR are nearing an $11 billion merger that would create the world's largest airline and could announce a deal within a week, people familiar with the matter said.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest on a developing merger deal between American Airlines and U.S. Airways, and also an update on the 787 Dreamliner.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the update on two big developments coming from the aviation sector this morning. Boeing has a plan to fix its 787 battery problem, and a merger in the works to create the world's largest airline.
Michael Boyd, Boyd Group International chairman, discusses Boeing's new battery plan for its troubled Dreamliner; and weighs in on a mega deal brewing between American Airlines and U.S. Airways.
Kinder Morgan Energy Partners will buy natural gas pipeline operator Copano Energy for $3.22 billion to tap into growing demand for infrastructure in Texas and Oklahoma.
Private equity firms Apollo Global Management and C. Dean Metropoulos are near a deal to buy snack cake brands including Twinkies from bankrupt Hostess Brands, according to a source familiar with the matter.
There's a "50-50 chance" that Dell would be taken private — private equity billionaire Wilbur Ross told CNBC Tuesday, in reaction to reports that the computer maker is in talks with PE firms about a potential $20 billion-plus buyout.
Shares in Australia's Billabong International surged more than 12 percent on Tuesday after the struggling surfwear company received a second takeover proposal.
The Intercontinental Exchange plans to buy the NYSE Euronext in a transaction valued at approximately $8.2 billion, the latest in a series of consolidations sweeping the stock exchange space.
"We want to spring-load this company," said Jeffrey Sprecher, IntercontinentalExchange CEO, discussing the terms of the cash and stock deal between the two exchanges, with Duncan Niederauer, NYSE Euronext CEO. There's a lot of cash sitting on the sidelines, Sprecher added.
Knight Capital's board was split between two competing offers for the firm after a meeting on Monday where suitors Getco and Virtu Financial presented their sweetened bids to Knight's directors, sources said.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports the latest detail on Delta's 49 percent stake in Virgin and what it means for business travelers.
The accord to wind down a Franco-German power-sharing pact came weeks after talks broke down to merge the group with UK arms firm BAE Systems, taking advantage of the groundwork for the failed $45 billion deal.
The deal gives Netflix a leg up in the children's context, with the Fast Money team.
Four months after a massive trading-technology glitch that cost it nearly half a billion dollars, Knight Capital Group is on the block, say people involved with the discussions, and could be merged in to one of its chief competitors.
Hewlett-Packard admits that a British company called "Autonomy" it bought last year lied about its finances, reports CNBC's David Faber.
Wonder what is keeping the British pound so strong? It's the British, stupid.
Alistair Darling has made a forceful intervention in the plans by EADS to combine with BAE Systems, saying British interests were bound to suffer because the UK government would have no equity stake in the enlarged group. The FT reports.
James Moorman, S&P Capital IQ equity analyst, discusses the merger of MetroPCS and T-Mobile, and takes a look at what's ahead for competitor, Sprint.