NEW YORK— PayPal's split from long-time partner eBay Inc. makes Carl Icahn mighty happy. Icahn, who months ago called on eBay to spin off the lucrative online and mobile payment service, continues to believe that the payments field must be consolidated, either by PayPal buying up smaller rivals or by merging with another major player.» Read More
David Dietze, President & Chief Investment Strategist at Point View Wealth Management, said that although there are some risks associated with merging two companies from two different corporate cultures, the move is probably the right one.
Patrick Ho, Stifel Nicolaus analyst, discusses why he thinks Applied Materials will benefit from the deal and the financial and cultural issues the two companies will likely encounter in the merger.
Verizon's agreement to purchase longtime partner Vodafone's 45 percent of the company is the third-largest acquisition deal of all time. Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam discusses details of the cash-and-stock buyout.
A judge has set a tentative trial date of November 25th for the merger challenge of AMR and U.S. Airways, reports CNBC's Phil LeBeau.
American Airlines and U.S. Airways are taking the Justice Department to court to contest a lawsuit against their merger. Kevin Starke, CRT Capital Group analyst, provides a legal perspective on the case.
CNBC's Bob Pisani talks with William O'Brien Direct Edge CEO, about the benefits of combing the two companies.
Electronic exchange group BATS Global Markets may merge with rival stock-exchange company Direct Edge Holdings, people familiar with the matter told The Wall Street Journal.
The U.S Airways and American airlines merger is in jeopardy after the Justice Department filed an anti-trust lawsuit against the plan. Tom Horne, Arizona Attorney General, explains why he is joining the DOJ to block the merger.
The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the pending merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Tom Hoban, American Airlines pilot, discusses the affect it will have on workers and consumers.
The Justice Department has filed a lawsuit to block the planned merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. CNBC's Hampton Pearson has the latest.
Michael Boyd, The Boyd Group chairman, discusses the impact of the Justice Department's decision to block the merger of AMR Corporation and U.S. Airways.
The government has grounded a merger between American Airlines and U.S Airways. Bruce Schneider, Stroock & Stroock & Lavan; John Briggs, Axinn Weltrop Harkrider; and CNBC's David Faber weigh in.
The government is grounding a merger between American and U.S Airways. CNBC's Phil Lebeau has the latest details.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau reports on the unexpected news that the Department of Justice is posing a threat to the merger between American Airlines and U.S. Airways. Ray Neidl, Nexa Capital, and Bob Crandall, former Chairman/CEO of AMR Corp.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest news in air and auto industry.
CNBC's Phil LeBeau has the latest on news of the DOJ grounding plans against a merger between U.S Airways and AMR Corporation. Seth Kaplin, Airline Weekly, weighs in.
After the U.S. filed an anti-trust lawsuit to block an American Airlines, US Airways merger, one airline expert suggests the move may have helped prevent a big price hike.
Robin Bienenstock, senior analyst for European and Latin American telecommunications at Sanford C Bernstein, says Mexican billionaire Carlos Slim's bid for KPN is all about Germany.
The New York Times is not for sale, its controlling family and publisher have said, after a week in which both The Boston Globe and The Washington Post were bought out.
Dell's special committee has reached an agreement with the buyout group led by CEO Michael Dell to purchase the company for $13.75 per share.