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Fast Money trader Karen Finerman explains what's behind Roche's tender offer for Illumina; and the best way to play the biotech takeout trend.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer explains why trading stocks like Research in Motion and Yahoo on takeover rumors and not fundamentals, runs the risk of multiple earnings cuts.
Is Netflix a possible takeover candidate by Yahoo? Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray, and the Fast Money traders, weigh in on the rumor, and the possible play on the stocks, and options activity. Also a paid to wait options strategy on Yahoo, with Pete Najarian, Fast Money trader.
A rare up day for Research in Motion on reports, Amazon, Microsoft, and Nokia have considered bidding on the company. Scott Sutherland, Wedbush Securities weighs in on the news surrounding the company.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on possible suitors for RIM, including, Amazon. Also, the play on Jefferies, as shares surge more than 20% on better-than-expected earnings.
A preview of Best Buy's earnings, with David Strasser, Janney Montgomery Scott retail analyst, and how to trade it.
Fast Money trader, Karen Finerman takes a closer look at the hostile takeover attempt by Martin Marietta Materials for Vulcan Materials.
How to trade the cloud-computing space, with Dan Ives, FBR Capital Markets, and the Fast Money traders.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on a takeover bid of $3 per share for Talbots by private equity firm, Sycamore Partners.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn discusses why he has taken his takeover bid directly to CMC shareholders, and the difference between this bid and his takeover attempt of Clorox. Icahn also weighs in on a possible Navistar/Oshkosh merger, the presidential election, and the U.S. economy.
CNBC's Herb Greenberg has the story on stocks that are under the radar takeover targets.
Fred Lowrance, Avondale Partners, discusses his view on Dollar Thrifty.
In a special Veteran's Day show, former U.S. Marine, and Clorox CEO, Donald Knauss, discusses his company's healthy 3.7% yield and strong earnings, with Mad Money host, Jim Cramer.
Mad Money's Jim Cramer talks with Peter McCausland, Airgas Inc. CEO, about its success fending off a hostile takeover bid from Air Products, and the company's bright future.
The movement in chip stocks is being overshadowed by the deal news; and oil and copper are up sharply, with CNBC's Courtney Reagan & Sharon Epperson.
Mad Money's Cramer says investors can always fall back on high-yielding dividend stocks that pay you to wait, like Clorox. Discussing the future of the company, now that it turned down Carl Icahn's $80/share bid, with Donald Knauss, Clorox CEO.
Mike Khouw, Cantor Fitzgerald with the options play on rumors billionaire investor Warren Buffett is taking a stake in Whirlpool.
Discussing the Akamai takeover rumor by Google and a preview of its earnings, with Mark Mahaney, Citigroup. Also a technical look at trading the top of the S&P 500, with Abigail Doolittle, Peak Theories Research.
KNTV's Scott Budman reports New York's AG filed a $2 billion lawsuit against Bank of New York Mellon; Yahoo's financial information may be sent out to potential buyers; and one person was killed, four other injured in a sightseeing helicopter crash in New York's East River.
The Fast Money traders weigh in on the Yahoo takeover rumor, and the options play on Morgan Stanley's downgrade, with Mike Khouw, Cantor Fitzgerald.