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U.S. generic drugmaker Perrigo agreed to buy fellow drug company Elan for $8.6 billion on Monday in a deal that will hand it royalty rights from a blockbuster treatment and tax savings from being domiciled in Ireland.
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Stocks bounced back from their lows Friday, with the Dow squeezing out its fifth-consecutive weekly rally, as investors digested the latest batch of mixed earnings and ahead of a busy economic calendar next week.
There is a shift toward the West Coast this year at the top of the America's Top Colleges list compiled by Forbes magazine. What's unchanged is the hefty price.
The Federal Reserve said on Friday that GMAC Mortgage will make $230 million in cash payments to borrowers, in a move that will end a review of potentially flawed foreclosures.
Zynga said Thursday it will largely abandon its long-running efforts to build a real-money gaming business in the United States, prompting shares to drop.
Municipal bond investors are wringing their hands, worried that rising rates and Detroit's bankruptcy will undercut prices. Could muni owners lose their preferred status?
Wall Street overwhelmingly believes President Obama will and should pick Janet Yellen to be the next chairman of the Federal Reserve, according to a CNBC survey.
A top consumer group blasted insurance companies that use education and occupation to set rates for auto coverage, calling it "unfair and discriminatory."
In his daily CNBC.com-only video clip, Art Cashin of UBS talks with Bob Pisani about today's market and his expectations for high-profile events in the week ahead.
The Washington Post's Wonkblog joins the noble campaign to legalize insider trading, arguing that it doesn't harm anyone and makes markets more efficient. It's time to roll back this policy mistake.
President Obama's choice of a replacement for the Federal Reserve chairman, Ben S. Bernanke, is coming down to a battle between the California girls and the Rubin boys.
As Dunkin' Brands unveils plans for expansion, Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz said he isn't worried about competition from other big brands edging into coffee service.
Amazon.com quietly expanded its grocery delivery service from its backyard in Seattle to Los Angeles, in a move to test the produce delivery services in a less familiar area.
Dick Bove is one of the market's biggest advocates for bank stocks, but he is worried that investors may be getting too enthusiastic.
Cash set a record in the first quarter of 2013 on an absolute basis: $1.093 trillion in the S&P 500. It has set a record for 18 of the last 20 quarters.
Wall Street now has to contemplate life without SAC Capital Advisors, the hedge fund led by Steven A. Cohen that has been a prodigious, unruly force in the market.
Samsung has taken Apple's crown as the world's most profitable mobile handset vendor, according to new research, as analysts called on Apple to release a low-cost version of the iPhone to boost its global growth.
James Gandolfini, the late actor, appears to have made some key mistakes with his estate planning. Here's how to avoid the same minefields.
In the last two years the luxury car brand Porsche has doubled its sales to woman in the U.S., with the percentage of Porsche sales to females growing to 15 percent.
In the wake of several Wall Street firms downgrading GAP, Pamela Quintiliano, SunTrust specialty retail & apparel, thinks the stock is going nowhere. Adrienne Tennant, Janney Montgomery Scott specialty apparel analyst, believes the stock is a long-term out performer.
Some retailers are asking for more than strong sales this holiday season. CNBC's Courtney Reagan reports on who is shopping for a new CEO and what kind of selection is available.
Discussing in what sectors he sees growth for hiring, and the global economy, with Frank Friedman, Deloitte LLP CFO. Hiring 18,000 or more each year is the new normal for Deloitte, Friedman says.