Carl Icahn has a big stake in Family Dollar, as does billionaire Nelson Peltz, who also has representation on the board.» Read More
China's extended rally and two mega-mergers are helping cap the downside of a suddenly dour market.
CNBC's Steve Liesman takes a look at this week's top economic news, including Friday's jobs report and Janet Yellen's first big challenge.
CNBC's Jim Cramer shares his thoughts on two mergers announced this morning. Zillow's bid for competitor Trulia, and Dollar Tree's acquisition of rival Family Dollar.
New York City Football Club's Tim Pernetti, discusses the growing popularity of soccer in the U.S. after the World Cup.
Discount store chain Dollar Tree is buying Family Dollar for $74.50 a share in stock and cash. Jan Kniffen, J. Rogers Kniffen shares his thoughts on the acquisition.
Neil Doshi, CRT Capital Group, shares his thoughts on Zillow's acquisition of Trulia for $3.5 billion in stock.
Zillow announces it is buying Trulia for $3.5 billion in stock. The "Squawk Box" news team discusses.
David Gelles, New York Times reporter discusses how businesses view relocating overseas to escape higher corporate tax rates in the U.S, and weighs in on the chances Congress will pass legislation to limit tax inversion.
We think the Fed will raise rates by the middle of next year, says Jonathan Beinner, discussing when the Fed will likely hike interest rates and its impact on fixed income.
Israel says it will only fire if attacked, reports NBC's Martin Fletcher, with the latest details on the fighting in Gaza as diplomatic tension flares.
Ben White, CNBC contributor, weighs in on the top political stories of the morning, including the chance of a Republican majority in the Senate, and the fate of the Export-Import Bank.
Kevin Holt, Invesco Comstock Fund, reveals his top integrated oil picks and explains how to escape the value trap.
Carl Larry, Oil Outlooks & Opinions, and Marc Chandler, Brown Brothers Harriman, provide the latest moves in energy and currencies. The dollar is at a turning point, says Chandler.
CNBC's Michelle Caruso-Cabrera reports a tanker carrying crude oil from Iraq's Kurdistan region was cleared by the U.S. Coast Guard to unload in Texas.
Willis Sparks, Eurasia Group, provides insight on the range of economic tools at Russia's disposal.
There have been several hearings on stock trading since "Flash Boys," but this one is a little different. Here's why.
James Gilmore, Free Congress president & CEO, shares his thoughts on closing tax loopholes and reforming current tax codes.
You don't have to hold the wheel, says Filip Brabec, Audi of America product management, discussing the automaker's self-driving car. And Gov. Rick Scott, (R-Fla), explains how the Sunshine State intends to make sure the technology is safe for the road while creating more jobs.
We're watching the jump between the jobs data and the GDP, says Stephen Wood, Russell Investments, sharing his thoughts on economic data due out this week.
This could stick at this price, says Joe Feldman, Telsey Advisory retail analyst, weighing in on terms of the deal.
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