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Terry Duffy, Executive Chairman of CME Group told Maria Bartiromo in an CNBC Exclusive that he “did not” speak with Duncan Nierderauer, CEO of NYSE Euronext.
Duncan Niederauer, CEO of the NYSE Euronext, and Reto Francioni, CEO of the Deutsche Boerse, presented a series of slides to journalists assembled in the NYSE boardroom in New York and the DB boardroom in Frankfurt that highlighted the compelling synergies of the deal.
Stocks closed lower Tuesday, retreating from multi-year highs, led by energy and materials stocks, as investors digested a mixed bag of economic news, including disappointing retail sales in December and a spike in import prices. Exxon fell, while Verizon rose.
Stocks retreated from multi-year highs on Tuesday, led by energy and materials stocks, as investors digested a mixed bag of economic news, including disappointing retail sales in December. Exxon fell, while Verizon rose.
While options traders appear cautious ahead of Dell's earnings after the bell today, they appear downright scared of what might happen in March.
Anyone who cares about deals would do well to read Monday’s opinion from Chancellor Laster in the litigation brought by shareholders against Del Monte Foods.
Retail sales rose 0.3% in January, seventh month in a row of gains. However, today’s report released by the U.S. government indicated that this was the smallest increase since last summer.
UC Rusal CEO Oleg Deripaska told CNBC Tuesday that he rejected a $12.8 billion offer from Norilsk Nickel for Rusal's stake in the company. UC Rusal currently owns 25 percent of Norilsk, and the offer, made last week, would have cut that stake to 5 percent.
SAC Capital increased its holding in Apple and Greenlight Capital increased its stake in Sprint Nextel, according to new SEC filings.
While the major indices have not been able to get anywhere near positive territory today, the Dow Jones Transportation Average has been quietly climbing since early this morning and is now in positive territory, a point or two from breaking past the old closing high of 5228.30 on January 17.
While leaders of the Deutsche Boerse and the NYSE Euronext touted the advantages of creating the world’s large exchange operator on Tuesday, the reaction on this side of the Atlantic has been, at best, guarded and, at worst, strongly opposed to the deal.
With many Baby Boomers' retirement accounts decimated in the aftermath of the financial crisis, federal officials have been exploring ways to make sure American workers don't outlive their savings. Annuities inside a 401(k) plan may be one alternative.
Dell is on deck to release earnings after the close of trading today. Analysts polled by Thomson Reuters expect earnings per share of $0.37, with revenue of $15.71 billion for the fourth quarter.
Stocks continued to trade off multi-year highs after a slew of economic news, including a weak reading on December retail sales. Exxon and DuPont fell, while JPMorgan rose.
Bullishness among fund managers towards global equities is at the highest level since Merrill Lynch began surveying them in April, 2001.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
Neil Hennessy, portfolio manager and CIO of Hennessy Funds, expects stocks to continue rising for the rest of the year.
If your employer has automatically enrolled you in a 401 (k) plan at the beginning of this year, it’s time to take stock of your holdings. What your company has chosen may or may not be advantageous to you.
After its recent rally, the market is currently taking a rest, said Art Cashin, director of floor operations at UBS Financial Services.
Stock index futures fell ahead of the open on Tuesday after the government reported retail sales results that were slightly lower than expected, and a surge in import prices.