Mergers & Acquisitions

Trade of the Day: Blackstone Group L.P. (BX)

I’m taking the late week run up for stocks after the jobs report as a short-term gift. In the meantime, Blackstone Group L.P. (BX) is on a serious tear. More 

Alibaba Offer to Take AutoNavi Private Shoots AMAP Stock Higher

Chinese Internet giant Alibaba says it will purchase the outstanding stake in AutoNavi for $1.45 billion in an all-cash deal. More 

Amazon Buys Videogame Maker Double Helix

Amazon has purchased video game developer Double Helix for undisclosed terms. More 

MYGN Investors Are Loving All the Myriad Genetics News

Myriad Genetics posted better-than-expected quarterly results, raised its outlook and announced an acquisition, sending MYGN stock up sharply. More 

JOSB Stock – Jos. A. Bank Investors Like Latest Men’s Wearhouse News

Men's Wearhouse hinted that it could raise its bid for rival Jos. A. Bank, sending JOSB stock up almost 1% in Thursday trading. More 

GOOG Stock – Google to Sell Motorola Mobility to Lenovo for $2.9B

Google says it will sell its struggling Motorola Mobility handset business to Lenovo, sending GOOG stock higher. More 

ACCL Stock – Accelrys Shares Skyrocket on Dassault Deal

France's Dassault says it will purchased Accelrys for $12.50 a share, sending ACCL stock jumping almost 29%. More