Microsoft owns a number of under-appreciated businesses in the under-appreciated tech sector, and the stock is cheap right now, CNBC's Jim Cramer says.» Read More
Investors should look past upcoming economic data, Joe Terranova says.
Germany's Bayer AG has agreed to buy the U.S. contraceptive devices maker for $1.1 billion, aiming to underpin its position as the world's largest women's healthcare provider. **SINA CORP, $59.74, up 19 pct** YAHOO INC, $24.72, up 0.3 pct.
*A proposed merger of Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc and Actavis Inc was put on hold after the two drugmakers failed to agree on terms of a deal that would have created a healthcare giant with a combined market value of $35 billion, a person familiar with the situation told Reuters on Saturday.
April 29- Kinross Gold Corp:. *Press release- Kinross reports results of pre-feasibility study on tasiast. *Pfs was based on constructing new 30,000 tonne tpd mill at tasiast utilizing.
April 29- Kinross Gold Corp:. *HSBC cuts target price to $10.60 from $14.90; rating overweight. Reuters Station users, click. 1568.
*S&P Capital IQ raises target price to $72 from $70; rating buy. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
When the dust settles Cramer thinks investors will again buy. But they won't buy everything.
Stocks bounced back on Tuesday. But what should you make of the leadership?
The "astonishing" growth of the middle class in emerging markets is benefiting General Mills and creating jobs in the U.S., CEO Ken Powell told CNBC's "Street Signs" on Thursday.
When defensive sectors lead, the stock market is usually heading for trouble, but that bit of trader lore may not ring true this time.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day and what they're looking out for Wednesday.
But many small airports across the United States face losing this extra pair of eyes starting April 1, as budget cuts at the Federal Aviation Administration threaten closure of 189 air traffic control towers.
Not since 1996 has the Dow closed higher for 9 consecutive days. What on earth should you do with stocks, now?
ZURICH, March 13- Nestle, the world's biggest food company, published on Wednesday a raft of social and environmental targets it aims to meet by 2020, including better labelling of its products, only using sustainable palm oil and cutting greenhouse gas emissions.
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
NEW YORK, Feb 20- Kellogg Co said 36,000 packages of its Special K Red Berries cereal could contain dangerous glass fragments and have been pulled from the market, the latest in a series of recalls of its popular brands.
The surprise deal that saw Berkshire Hathaway and 3G Capital Management swoop in this with a $28 billion bid for ketchup maker H.J. Heinz came with an interesting wrinkle that links two burger giants.
Stocks finished flat after hugging the flatline for most of the session in lackluster trading Thursday, as disappointing economic data from the euro zone overshadowed optimism over an upbeat jobless claims report and a flurry of M&A announcements.
Following a flurry of merger deals, billionaire investor Wilbur Ross explains that more takeovers are likely.
U.S. stock index futures shaved some losses Thursday after a better-than-expected jobless claims report and a batch of M&A announcements, but a disappointing reading on the European economy put a damper on gains.