The current wave of takeovers and mergers is set to grow, with the appetite for deals high thanks to a strong dollar and low oil prices.» Read More
Kraft Foods will merge with Heinz. CNBC's Sara Eisen says this is the 5th largest food and beverage company in the world.
FMHR trader Pete Najarian describes suspicious call buying activity ahead of the Kraft-Heinz announcement.
Kraft Foods Group stock surges after the company announced a merger deal with H.J. Heinz.
CNBC's Jim Cramer explains how Kraft will benefit from its merger with H.J. Heinz.
Co-founder and managing partner, 3G Capital
William Johnson, the former chairman, CEO and president of Heinz, is joining buyout shop Advent as a consultant.
Kellogg shares are up roughly 10 percent this year amid speculation Buffett might acquire the company, but not everyone is sure it's a good idea.
Warren Buffett remains as vague as ever about his succession plans for Berkshire Hathaway.
Happy Monday. Nothing cures an Oscar hangover like a Morning Six-Pack.
Burger King has released a burger called the Big King that looks almost identical to McDonald's Big Mac. How does it stack up? Find out.
McDonald's has dropped Heinz Ketchup after 40 years. CNBC's Jane Wells reports McDonald's only uses Heinz in 2 U.S. markets, and most of its ketchup comes from a variety of other suppliers.
A Cayman Islands entity at the center of a investigation into possible insider trading in Heinz said trades placed in its account were unauthorized.
In the U.S., Jorge Paulo Lemann is virtually unknown, even though he's behind Heinz ketchup, Burger King and Budweiser beer, Bloomberg Businessweek reports.
Warren Buffett's newly acquired H.J. Heinz Co. is eliminating 600 jobs across the U.S. and in Canada, it said Tuesday.
Merger-and-acquisition activity shows signs of improvement, Greenhill CEO Scott Bok says.
Stocks finished in the red, with the Dow snapping its Tuesday winning streak, amid ongoing worries over the future of the Fed's bond-buying policy and ahead of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's speech.
General Motors being added to the S&P 500 at the close on June 6th (replacing Heinz ) is more good news for GM, which will open at a 2-year high.
U.S. stock index futures ticked slightly higher Tuesday following the latest trade deficit report and ahead of some key Federal Reserve speakers.
AIG and GM will rejoin the S&P 500 index this week, marking a key milestone in the recovery of two companies that needed billions of dollars to stay afloat.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday: