Sep 27, 2013 A private equity group is investing in Dr. Dre’s Beats Electronics. It’s a vote of confidence in the company’s ability to be more than a fad.
Jul 24, 2013 Profits at the big CAT are way down. Mining seems to have hit a wall.
Jul 9, 2013 Investment bank Allen & Co's annual get together for the business glitterati starts today in Sun Valley, and the media deals could pile up.
Jul 8, 2013 As of 2012, new uranium mining claims are prohibited near the Grand Canyon. So mining companies are reopening old mines, and looking for other ways around the ban.
May 29, 2013 In what would be the largest Chinese takeover of an American company, Shuanghui proposes a $4.7 billion purchase of Smithfield Foods, the world's largest pork producer.
May 20, 2013 Marissa Mayer is looking to the Tumblr acquisition to help change the DNA of Yahoo, from old and tired to young and hip.
Stacey Vanek Smith
May 20, 2013 How does Yahoo plan to sell ads to turn Tumblr into a profitable acquisition?
Feb 20, 2013 This morning, OfficeMax and Office Depot confirmed that they're merging to better compete in the marketplace.
Feb 19, 2013 While many market analysts have been touting the recent spate of mergers and acquisitions as a sign of business confidence, the trend might be more out of necessity.
Feb 18, 2013 Multibillion-dollar deals involving Dell, American Airlines and Heinz may portend another boom in giant mergers and buyouts. But historians warn most mergers go bust.