*Dollar Tree offers to buy Family Dollar for $9.2 bln. *While merger and acquisition activity supported the market, there have been a number of high-profile earnings disappointments this quarter, including from Amazon.com and Caterpillar last week.» Read More
The SEC has pursued dozens of cases against Chinese companies that entered the U.S. capital markets through backdoor mergers with U.S. shell companies and has delisted many for failing to file accurate or timely reports, But it has run into problems obtaining audit documents from China to pursue the investigations further and build evidence of fraud.
WASHINGTON, Jan 31- The antitrust battle over whether food giant Sysco Corp will be allowed to buy rival US Foods Inc will likely focus on whether the merger will drive up costs for thousands of restaurants, hospitals and hotels that they supply on nationwide contracts.
Some people gave Google a pass on the failed Motorola experiment because they're rich and powerful but here's the lesson they need to learn, says Jon Fortt.
The maker of Budweiser has agreed to repurchase South Korea's Oriental Breweries from private equity firms for $5.8 billion.
A new app that lets players buy, sell and merge corporations across nine major industrial sectors became available on Thursday for iPhones and iPads.
Apollo Global Management LLC said it would buy CEC Entertainment, the parent of Chuck E Cheese restaurant chain, for about $948 million.
To bag Time Warner Cable, Charter Communications may need more help from its investor John Malone, but the mogul is all about being patient.
A number of Time Warner Cable shareholders would support a merger with Charter Communications if Charter raises its current bid for the larger rival to $41 billion or more, according to people close to the matter.
The stock price a company that went into receivership in 2009 came back to life this week, jumping from less than a penny to 10 cents a share, The New York Times reports.
Men's suit retailer Jos. A. Bank Clothiers said its board has unanimously rejected the $1.5 billion bid by Men's Wearhouse.
The "Squawk on the Street" team discusses the AIG deal that sells its aircraft leasing business to AerCap Holdings. David Faber also reports Avago buys LSI for $6.6 billion.
Sprint is mulling a possible bid for T-Mobile—a deal that may leave the U.S. wireless market dominated by three mega-companies, The Wall Street Journal reported.
CNBC's David Faber reports Discovery is considering a bid for Scripps Networks and what synergies make the deal viable.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau provides insight on news the merger between American and U.S. Airways has completed, as well as new rules for senior drivers.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, Donald Carty, Virgin America chairman, discusses the "super" merger between American and U.S. Airways. "The airline industry is going to be healthier as a consequence," Carty says.
Robert McAdoo, Imperial Capital airline analyst, discusses the integration of U.S. Air and American merger, and how it might impact ticket prices.
Bob McCooey, Nasdaq SVP, discusses details of the American and U.S. Airways merger, and the compelling "value proposition" Nasdaq provides for companies looking to go public.
Sysco said it would buy rival US Foods for about $3.5 billion, creating a company with about $65 billion in annual revenue.
The "Squawk on the Street" crew discuss the close of the U.S. Air and American merger creating the world's largest airline and what it means for investors. Also, a United passenger has an unfortunate experience.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau talks with American Airlines CEO Doug Parker about the benefits of its merger with US Air and how he plans to win over corporate travelers.