Walmart Considers Buying $4B Supermarket Chain

Walmart may be on the verge of making a bid for ParknShop, a Chinese retail chain valued at about $4 billion, according to Reuters. More 

EP Energy Staging a Quick Return to the Public

About a year-and-a-half after going public, EP Energy wants to come back to the public markets. Expect the IPO valuation to be in the range of $8 billion. More 

Merger Monday: Healthcare Wins Again

Fresh buyouts by Tenet Healthcare and KKR strengthen the healthcare sector's already bullish case. More 

‘Boomerang’ IPO Boom Could Bust Soon

Some of the hottest IPOs so far this year were originally part of going-private transactions. Still, investors should be wary of other 'boomerang' companies. More 

Del Monte May Exit Canned-Food Business

Del Monte, which is owned by private equity firms including KKR, is reportedly preparing to sell its canned foods unit to focus on dog and cat products. More 

The Battle to Buy Hulu Heats Up

Hulu was put up for sale in 2011, but offers failed to meet the company's asking price. But a new bidding war is emerging, giving buyers a second chance. More 

Should I Buy Dell? 3 Pros, 3 Cons

With a Dell buyout a foregone conclusion, is the stock dead money -- or is there something more to be squeezed out of these shares? More