Mergers and Acquisitions

Qualcomm Still Rejects Broadcom’s $121 Billion Offer

That didn't take long. After a face-to-face meeting with its suitor, Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) rejected the "last and final" offer of $82 a share in cash and stock from ...
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10 Huge Tech and Communications Catalysts That May Be Game Changers

The one constant in an ever-changing technology and communications landscape is the fact that change is ever present, and it is coming at investors at a pace that would have ...
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Fitbit Acquiring Health Coaching Platform for Subscription Revenue Model

If there is one gadget company that can use some help and get some added avenues of revenues, Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) comes to mind. The wearable health and fitness ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Global oil supply may surpass demand this year. According to Reuters: The rise in global oil production, led by the United States, is likely to outpace growth in demand this ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: CMCSA) may make an offer for the parts of Twenty-First Century Fox Inc. (NYSE: FOXA) that Walt Disney Co. (NYSE: DIS) plans to buy. According to The ...
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Boeing Talks to Acquire Aircraft Parts Maker Revealed

Boeing Co. (NYSE: BA) is reported to be in talks to acquire aerospace parts maker Woodward Inc. (NASDAQ: WWD), according to a report in The Wall Street Journal citing people ...
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Would Apple Dump NXP Chips to Poke Qualcomm in the Eye?

Reuters reported Monday that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) may drop Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) as a supplier of iPhone modem chips and replace it with a similar device from Intel ...
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Kroger’s Turnaround Brings in $2.15 Billion for Sale of Convenience Store Operations

Kroger Co. (NYSE: KR) has been doing what it can to regain lost ground for shareholders over the past year. As its shares have recovered, much of the Amazon-Whole Foods ...
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Can Qualcomm Reject Broadcom’s ‘Best and Final’ Offer?

Chipmaker Broadcom Ltd. (NASDAQ: AVGO) took a step Monday morning that just about everyone has expected. It raised its bid for Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) from $70 a share in ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Broadcom Ltd. (NASDAQ: AVGO) will raise its offer for Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM). According to The Wall Street Journal: Broadcom Ltd. plans Monday to raise its offer for Qualcomm Inc.to ...
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IPO News This Week: 3 Energy Firms Lead 10 Offerings

Nine companies completed initial public offerings (IPOs) last week and 10 more are on the calendar for this week. If all 10 successfully price their IPOs at the midpoint of ...
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6 Most Important Things in Business Today

Dell and VMware Inc. (NYSE: VMW) have decided to move forward with combination options, which include a merger. The move has been rumored for days. According to Reuters: U.S. computer ...
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Alibaba to Take 33% Stake in Ant Financial

China's e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) announced Thursday morning that the company will acquire 33% of Ant Financial, the electronic payment firm Alibaba spun-out in 2011 just ...
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Why Cascadian Therapeutics Shares Are Skyrocketing

Cascadian Therapeutics Inc. (NASDAQ: CASC) saw its shares absolutely skyrocket on Wednesday after it was announced that Seattle Genetics Inc. (NASDAQ: SGEN) would be acquiring the company. This is far ...
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Xerox to Live On — as a Tracking Stock for Its New Owner

Wednesday morning's announcement that Japan's Fujifilm Holdings would take a controlling stake of 50.1% in Xerox Corp. (NYSE: XRX) in a deal that exchanges Fujifilm's $6.1 billion stake in a ...
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