- AIG reports first-quarter earnings per share of $1.65.
- Analysts were expecting EPS of $1.12.
- AIG's Chartis unit reported operating income of $1 billion in the first quarter of 2012, compared to a $424 million loss a year earlier.
In a record year for acquisitions, 18 companies from across the spectrum were singled out by M&A professionals for doing deals that got results.
President-elect Donald Trump has nominated ex-Goldman Sachs partner Steve Mnuchin as Treasury Secretary -- the latest in an emerging list of divisive administration picks.