Rumors

If a marriage will happen among the streaming companies in the near term, it will be between Apple, which has a ton of money, and Netflix, which has a huge library but access to very little money.
Apple's management and board almost certainly have looked at what they would get with a buyout of Netflix.
Reports this week suggest that FireEye is working with Goldman Sachs to explore a potential sale of the cybersecurity company.
Many mergers, particularly when rumors abound, come with potential plot twists. That's certainly true of Groupon and Yelp.
Shares of drugmaker Mallinckrodt have lost more than 40% overnight following reports that the firm has hired restructuring advisors. A bankruptcy filing is a real possibility.
While multiple reports had discussed an acquisition of Symantec, Broadcom's hopes of acquiring the company appear to be dashed. New reports indicate that these two technology companies have ceased...
Barnes & Noble, after seeing its shares peak at $30 or so back in 2006, has joined the rumor mill of buyout candidates.
The big question that shareholders should be asking is how much of a premium Cypress Semiconductor might fetch in a buyout.
A report from Bloomberg on Thursday had indicated that Iamgold was exploring a sale of the company, garnering at least some interest from speculators who chase buyout rumors.
The private equity owner of long-time tech firm Corel may be considering a third public offering of the firm it first acquired in 2003.
Facebook is reportedly seeking $1 billion in backing for a Facebook cryptocurrency. We can hardly wait.
Last Friday Reuters reported that embattled utility company PG&E was preparing a bankruptcy filing in the event the state legislature does not step in with assistance for potential liabilities...
Oil supermajor Shell is said to be in discussions to acquire Permian Basin producer Endeavor Energy for around $8 billion. This could be a very good deal for the Dutch giant if it can pull it off.
Coca-Cola once more has shown its commitment to expanding the diversity of its offerings through bolt-on acquisitions. Investors must be asking themselves what’s next.
A rumored buyout boosts shares of newspaper company Tronc, Samsung unveils a new smartphone, the housing market starts to falter, and other important business headlines.