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WASHINGTON _ The Carlyle Group LP on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $6.1 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 25 cents per share. This story was generated by Automated Insights using data from Zacks Investment Research.
McDonald's has received more than half a dozen bids for its planned sale of China and Hong Kong stores, people familiar with the matter told Reuters.
Symantec said it would buy privately held cybersecurity company Blue Coat for $4.65 billion in a cash deal.
Johnson & Johnson said it would acquire Vogue International for $3.3 billion, adding brands such as OGX shampoos and FX hair styling products.
U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, after Wall Street logged its sixth positive week out of the last seven.
Jim Cramer provides his take on various caller favorite stocks, including this popular play on pipelines that he considers the best.
There are several signs we are seeing somewhat more aggressive buyback announcements than usual.
Banks trading beneath tangible book value could become targeted by activist investors.
Asian equity markets finished mixed on Tuesday afternoon, following a lower finish from Wall Street overnight.
Jim Cramer rattles off his take on caller favorite stocks, including this petroleum play that may ruffle some feathers.
Top Australian investment bank Macquarie has agreed to buy ANZ's dealer finance portfolio for $5.91 billion.
Despite recent underperformance, DuPont has thrived under CEO Ellen Kullman, Jeffrey Sonnenfeld said.
"If the Fed raise rates a little bit, it will have an impact all over the world, particularly in emerging markets," David Rubenstein said.
Private equity firm MBK Partners and Singapore state investor Temasek Holdings are bidding for Tesco's South Korea arm.
Carlyle is considering shutting its $4bn credit hedge fund Claren Road after investors asked to pull almost half of their money out.
Goldman has sold its Colombia coal unit to privately held Murray Energy, concluding the Wall Street firm's divestment of physical commodity assets.
With global dealmaking this year expected to exceed the record levels of 2007, Lazard Vice Chairman Gary Parr tells CNBC why he's not worried about froth.
Daniel Ives, managing director at FBR Capital Markets, explains why Symantec selling Veritas to Carlyle Group for $8 billion was "long overdue."
Symantec misses with Q2 earnings; sells Veritas information management business.
CNBC's David Faber explains Carlyle's deal to buy Symantec's Veritas business for $8 billion in cash.