Mergers & Acquisitions

PG: Procter & Gamble Sells Top Pet Brands to Mars

Procter & Gamble says it will sell some of its leading pet food brands to Mars for $2.9 billion, sending PG stock higher. More 

TWC, CMCSA Say Merger Will Benefit Millions of Consumers

Time Warner Cable and Comcast argue in regulatory filings that the TWC-CMCSA merger won't harm subscription TV and broadband service competition. More 

Pharmaceuticals Deals: QCOR Gets a Big Premium, Roche Goes Shopping

Monday's big pharmaceuticals deals included Mallinckrodt buying Questcor for $5.6B -- a 27% premium to QCOR stock -- and Roche picking up Ranbaxy. More 

Wall Street’s 10 Biggest Deals of Q1 2014

The year is off to a hot start for M&A, as Facebook, Google, IBM and others got busy pulling off Q1's biggest deals. More 

A DirecTV Merger With Dish? Believe It or Not, EVERYBODY Wins

It goes against convention, but in the case of DirecTV and Dish Network, a merger would actually benefit consumers and shareholders alike More 

4 Energy Stocks on Activist Investors’ Hit Lists

According to Moody's, energy stocks will be the ground zero for activist investors this year. These four companies could see their shares rise based on that activity. More 

Comcast-Time Warner Cable Merger Faces Scrutiny

The attorneys general of a number of states and the U.S. Department of Justice are reviewing the $45 billion Comcast-Time Warner cable merger. More