As activist investor Starboard Value urges Staples to merge with smaller rival Office Depot, BB&T's Anthony Chukumba says a deal between the two makes a lot of sense.
Stratose Inc., a managed care cost containment technology services company has retained Piper Jaffray & Co. for a sale of the company.
A top EU lawmaker has added his voice to the chorus of criticism against a planned clampdown on proprietary trading at large lenders.
Orbitz Worldwide soared following a report that the online travel site is toying with the idea of seeking a buyer. Yahoo! jumped, as investors await its Alibaba stake plans.
AOL is reportedly planning a restructuring that will lead to layoffs and the closure of some of its Web sites.
Regal Entertainment isn't celebrating Oscar season with a sale.
Oil field services giant Schlumberger has agreed to buy a nearly 46% stake in Russia's Eurasia Drilling for $1.7 billion.
TheStreet's Jim Cramer says the Halliburton-Baker Hughes deal is looking better than ever because of the reduction in drilling that's going to come in 2015.
Reason given was lack of favorable financing, though other factors are likely in play.
The microblog service follows Facebook into the world's second most populous market.
The Japanese and Thai groups' agreement reflects a Chinese government drive to inject private-sector know-how into state-controlled enterprises.
With its buy of Encompass Home Health, rehabilitation center owner goes into new sector.
The $1.7 billion agreement with controlling shareholders of the Russian drilling company represents an 81% premium to Monday's closing price.
Startups launching an IPO or were acquired by a bigger fish contributed to a 28% increase in the valuation of these so called exit deals by venture-backed companies in 2014.
Activision Blizzard rises sharply after declaring two of its video games ranked among the 2014 top sellers in the U.S. and the world. E2open soars as it seeks a buyer.
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