A group led by Canada's Brookfield will buy Australian logistics company Asciano for $6.5B, creating a global port and freight business.
U.S. stock index futures were lower on Friday as investors digested the latest release of U.S. jobs data.
August is here, bringing the final few pieces of data the Fed has left to consider before it holds its rates meeting in September.
Check out the companies making headlines after the bell Monday: IBM, Fortinet, Lam Research & more.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Shell's takeover bid for BG may be a harbinger of more deals for Australia's resources sector, which has taken a body blow from low commodity prices.
U.S. stock index futures signaled a higher open on Friday, following forecast-beating growth data from the euro zone and a firming oil price.
Nonfarm payrolls will be the big event on Wall Street on Friday, with stock index futures ticking higher in anticipation.
U.S. stock index futures turned lower and interest rates spiked after the government reported a brighter-than-expected report on the labor market.
October's jobs report is expected to be one of the weakest of the year, distorted by the impact of the 16-day government shutdown.
With $100 billion in assets in the United States already, the man many call the Warren Buffett of Canada told CNBC that he's "still putting money into America."
*Third-quarter FFO 23 cents matches Wall St view. Improving retail sales and consumer confidence have been good news for mall owners, including Simon Property Group Inc and Macerich Co, which have seen stronger sales at their tenants' stores in the third quarter.
*Q3 FF0 $1.99/ share vs Street view $1.92. Oct 25- Simon Property Group Inc reported a 19 percent increase in a key earnings measure Thursday on higher rents and sales at its malls and outlet centers, easily beating estimates, and the real estate investment trust raised its outlook for the year.
Oct 11- Brookfield Asset Management Inc:.
Oct 10- Brookfield Asset Management:. *C $350 million principal amount 8.95% notes due June 2, 2014; redemption price. of C $1097.94* Source text* Further company coverage ().
NEW YORK, Oct 1- Hedge fund manager William Ackman, who has been pushing mall operator General Growth Properties to sell itself, on Monday said a deal with rival Simon Property Group would be beneficial to all parties and push the stock price dramatically higher.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, May 11.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Friday, Feb. 18.
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Central banker speak and a G-20 meeting are the highlights Friday, as traders check positions ahead of the long President's Day weekend.