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Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Morgan Stanley picks the biggest winners from this year's collapse in oil prices.
Deals worth $100 billion on Monday put the Street on pace for a year rivaling the dot-com bubble era and the private equity surge just before the financial crisis.
After a sharp stock selloff Thursday and erasing the previous day's rally, it's time to get defensive, say CNBC's "Fast Money" traders.
The M&A wave could be a harbinger of a booming economy...or a collection of last-minute attempts to beat higher debt rates. NYT reports.
Susan Cameron is confident regulators will allow the tobacco giant to acquire Lorillard for $24.7 billion.
A decision by a Florida jury to impose damages of $23.6 billion against RJ Reynolds is likely to be rejected or reduced on appeal, experts say.
Worldwide merger and acquisition activity has reached $2 trillion so far this year, up 75 percent from last year, according to Thomson Reuters data.
The bear case for stocks is easy, but it's the bull case that may win out this summer, analysts say.
A huge merger between tobacco giants Reynolds American and Lorillard will see electronic cigarette leader blu go to another company.
Stocks fell Tuesday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said the central bank could hike rates sooner than expected.
Reynolds American's purchase of Lorillard has plenty of benefits for the rival U.S. firms, but the real winner is British American Tobacco.
CNBC's David Faber speaks to Susan Cameron, Reynolds American president & CEO, about the acquisition of Lorillard in a transaction valued at about $27.4 billion. Cameron says the deal gives them the most balanced and well diversified brand portfolio in the sector.
Reynolds American confirmed it has agreed to acquire Lorillard in a transaction valued at $27.4 billion. CNBC's David Faber and Jim Cramer discuss the big tobacco deal. Cramer says he wants to own Reynolds.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Reynolds American on Tuesday announced plans to acquire Lorillard in a deal the company valued at $27.4 billion.
Jim Cramer is a good stock picker but these picks are nothing short of smokin’.
U.S. stocks climbed on Friday, but closed lower for the week, as investors weighed Wells Fargo results and readied for a slew earnings ahead.
European shares ended the day flat, as traders shrugged off some concerns about the condition of Portugal's banking sector.
Tobacco companies Reynolds American and Lorillard have confirmed they're in merger talks. CNBC's David Faber takes a close look at the negotiations.