U.S. stocks slipped Tuesday, as investors weighed mixed reports on global manufacturing and a move from the government to deter companies from moving abroad for tax benefits.
Chicago-based CF Industries and Norway's Yara are in merger talks that would create a $27.5 billion global fertilizer producer to rival world No.1 Potash Corp in an oversupplied and fragmented market.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. manufacturing activity hovered at a near 4-1/2-year high in September and factory employment surged, supporting views of sturdy economic growth this quarter.
Luxury shoemaker Jimmy Choo has announced its intention to float its shares in London next month as part of an expansion drive, particularly in China.
Burger King Worldwide Inc.'s deal to buy Tim Hortons Inc. and move its address to Canada will proceed, a day after the U.S. Treasury Department announced plans to crack down on corporate inversions.