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.
Feb 15, 2013 Asteroids like the one that flew by Earth on Friday could hold a treasure trove of precious metals.
Jan 20, 2015 On Thursday, American Airlines and US Airways officially announced their long-rumored merger. And Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway said it made a match with Ketchup giant Heinz, in a deal worth billions.
Feb 14, 2013 Investors are digesting a mega airlines merger and major ketchup acquisition this morning. Is the activity a coincidence or part of a larger trend?