Consumer Staples



  • The headquarters for Charter Communications Inc., in St. Louis, Mo., is shown.

    Charter Communications has agreed to acquire Bright House Networks for $10.4 billion, according to Reuters, citing a source.

  • Comcast will form a new strategic company to invest $4.1 billion in growth-oriented companies in the U.S. and abroad, the company announced Tuesday.

  • A woman walks past a Starbucks cafe in New York, Sept. 18, 2013.

    Starbucks and Danone on Tuesday will begin selling a smoothie line at more than 4,300 U.S. Starbucks shops as part of a Greek yogurt partnership.