Bain Capital to Buy Maker of Craftsman Tools for $1.6B

Bain Capital will purchase Apex Tool Group from Danaher Corp. and Cooper Industries for $1.6 billion in a deal that will be completed next year. More 

9 Charts to Watch for Potential Breakouts

Although the broader market has moved to a new high, these nine stocks still haven't broken above resistance -- but could bust through in coming weeks. More 

26 Companies That Paid More to CEOs Than in Taxes

A recent study asserts that 26 out of last year's 100 highest-paid U.S. CEOs took home more pay than their companies paid in federal income taxes. More 

Tech Takes Over the Market — Wednesday’s IP Market Recap

Tech stocks rallied despite a warning from Intel, leading the Nasdaq to gains of more than 1%, and eBay, IBM and Qualcomm were on the rise late. More 

5 Steady Businesses in InvestorPlace’s Backyard

The D.C., Maryland and Virginia areas are alive with strong, locally grown companies that could make solid additions to your portfolio. More