The eurozone has provided investors with plenty of surprises in the past few years, most of them unpleasant. The economic data released Friday make for a refreshing change.
Regulators say the “size and significance” of the deal is a conern. Australia really doesn't want the Chinese to own a big chunk of its land.
Apple's share repurchase program will exit a mandated quiet period on Friday—two days after the company reported earnings—enabling the company to resume buying back shares.
Rovi is buying digital video recording pioneer TiVo for about $1.1 billion. The San Carlos, Calif.-based entertainment technology company will pay investors $2.75 per share in cash, or about $277 million.
WASHINGTON - U.S. consumers boosted their spending by a tiny amount in March as purchases of nondurable goods such as clothing offset a big fall in spending on autos and other long-lasting items.