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  • 2013’s surge in merger and acquisition-related activity is heading for Europe, according to strategists who say the continent has the same essential ingredients in place for a revival in deals as the U.S.

  • Director John Moore, actor Bruce Willis and actor Jai Courtney attend the dedication and unveiling of a new soundstage mural celebrating 25 years of 'Die Hard' at Fox Studio Lot.

    Bruce Willis' action sequel "A Good Day to Die Hard" debuted as the weekend's top draw with a $25 million debut from Friday to Sunday.

  • Find out what Wall Street analysts and investors had to say about Michael Kors earnings, the outlook for Legg Mason's shares and Comcast after the NBCUniversal deal with General Electric in this week's CNBC.com Stock Blog Roundup.

  • M&A activity could be up as much as 50 percent this year, and analysts point to energy, tech, consumer goods and chemicals as the sectors to watch.

  • Stocks recovered from their lows Friday to close narrowly mixed, but the S&P 500 managed to pull off its seventh-straight week higher.

  • M&A 'Almost Necessary' for Market: Mike Santoli

    Recent M&A activity makes sense, Mike Santoli of Yahoo! Finance says.

  • U.S. stock index futures were narrowly mixed Friday as investors hesitated to jump in as finance ministers and central banks from the Group of 20 met in Moscow amid growing worries over a currency war.

  • With animal spirits on the rise, companies armed with cheap financing are fueling a new merger wave, but that's not likely to do much for markets.

  • Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks ended off session lows but the Dow still finished in negative territory Wednesday, as investors took a pause amid a lack of significant market catalysts and after the S&P briefly hit its highest level since December 2007.

  • Fueling General Electric's Future

    General Electric is selling its remaining 49 percent stake in NBCUniversal to Comcast, with CNBC's Mary Thompson; and Steve Winoker, Sanford Bernstein, weighs in.

  • Market's a 'Short Squeeze on Pessimism': Terranova

    Investors should look at reducing their exposure to beta, Joe Terranova says.

  • The $16.7 billion Comcast is paying General Electric for the remainder of NBCUniversal looks reasonable, says one analyst, but he sees little reason to change his "neutral" rating on the cable company's shares.

  • Apple's Cash vs. Comcast's Cash

    The FMHR traders share their take on Merck's warning the company will take a $0.05 per share hit in Q1 due to Venezuelan currency devaluation; and also discuss how to play Apple and Comcast.

  • GE Stock Gains After Sale of NBCUniversal

    General Electric is one of the biggest gainers in the Dow today after news hit that it's selling its remaining stake in NBCUniversal to Comcast for nearly $17 billion, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson.

  • General Electric's Conference Call

    General Electric is at a 52-week high, reports CNBC's Mary Thompson. General Electric executives are taking questions in regards to the sale of NBCUniversal to Comcast.

  • 30 Rockefeller Plaza

    Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts told CNBC on Wednesday that he's "bullish and optimistic" about the prospects for NBCUniversal.

  • U.S. stock index futures held their gains Wednesday following a pair of economic reports, a day after the Dow and S&P 500 closed at multi-year highs.

  • Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Comcast CEO Goes All in For NBCUniversal

    Brian Roberts, Chairman & CEO of Comcast, discusses why he is "bullish" on recent business transactions, including buying GE's remaining 49% stake in NBCUniversal for $16.7 billion. "We've seen some early signs of turnaround and payoff for some of the investments we're making," he added. Both Comcast and GE stock were up on the announcement.

  • Comcast to Buy Remaining NBCUniversal Stake

    Todd Rethemeier, Hudson Square Research analyst, breaks down Comcast's fourth quarter earnings results, and weighs in on the news the company will be acquiring GE's remaining 49% stake in NBCUniversal for $16.7 billion, saying it's a "pretty good diversification strategy."