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Activists Third Point, Jana Could Push for a Pinnacle Sale

Activists Third Point, Jana Could Push for a Pinnacle Sale

With a director nomination deadline approaching fast, an auction process and sale to Conagra or director-election proxy war could be next.

Sanofi Announces Second Billion-Dollar Deal In a Week, and It May Not Be Done

Sanofi Announces Second Billion-Dollar Deal In a Week, and It May Not Be Done

A week after unveiling an $11.6-billion deal for Bioverativ, Sanofi said it was spending another $4.8 billion to acquire Belgian biotech firm Ablynx.

6 Times Taco Bell Gave us Midnight Munchies

6 Times Taco Bell Gave us Midnight Munchies

Fast food chain Taco Bell introduces Nacho Fries for just a dollar! Watch the video to see the fast food chains most memorable menu items.

Malala Empowers the Crowd at Davos and Forms Alliance With Apple

Malala Empowers the Crowd at Davos and Forms Alliance With Apple

Nobel peace laureate Malala Yousafzai addressed the #MeToo movement at the World Economic Forum and is partnering with Apple to educate young girls.

Video: Analyzing the Stock Charts for Sears, Khol's, Macy's and JC Penney

Video: Analyzing the Stock Charts for Sears, Khol's, Macy's and JC Penney

Retail stocks have been rising so far this year - many of them even out performing the S&P 500- except for one: Sears Holdings.

Celgene Says Juno, Impact Deals Won't Be Its Last

Celgene Says Juno, Impact Deals Won't Be Its Last

The biopharmaceutical giant's top executive says the company will continue to aggressively invest in R&D and deploy capital to acquire or license assets.

Lions Gate Shares Pop as Vice Chair Discusses Possible Acquirers

Lions Gate Shares Pop as Vice Chair Discusses Possible Acquirers

Lions Gate Vice Chairman Michael Burns fanned expectations for media consolidation in an interview on CNBC, addressing potential tie-ups with Amazon, CBS, Comcast and Verizon.

EU's $1.2-Billion Fine Against Qualcomm Might Complicate Broadcom's Bid

EU's $1.2-Billion Fine Against Qualcomm Might Complicate Broadcom's Bid

EU regulators allege that the discounts Qualcomm gave Apple as part of a modem exclusivity deal violated antitrust law. That could make it tougher for Broadcom to pursue similar deals, should its offer for Qualcomm succeed.

Activist Spotlight: Oracle Selling Mellanox Stake Helps Starboard

Activist Spotlight: Oracle Selling Mellanox Stake Helps Starboard

The technology giant may be moving to liquidate its position. Shares are likely shifting into hedge fund hands, which is a positive for Jeff Smith's total boardroom takeover effort.

Abbott Labs CEO: We're Focused on Paying Down Debt, Not M&A

Abbott Labs CEO: We're Focused on Paying Down Debt, Not M&A

Chief exec Miles White says the healthcare giant wants to reduce the large amounts of debt it took on to make recent acquisitions.