The Nasdaq Composite Index broke through 5000, returning to a level it hadn't seen in nearly 15 years and moving within range of a record for the first time since the Internet stock bubble.
Today Hewlett-Packard Co. announced it would acquire Aruba Networks , a wireless networking and mobility services company based in Sunnyvale, for roughly $2.7 billion .
Bill Gross, the money manager who jumped to Janus Capital Group Inc. in September from the bond giant he co-founded, said he'll keep trading for the next two to four years to prove he can still beat the market.
... * Gambling revenue falls for ninth consecutive month. * Hong Kong casino stocks rise as revenue drop meets views. * Further closures of junket operators expected (Updates with video link).
Michael Jordan joined the likes of Bill Gates and Warren Buffett in the swelling ranks of the world's billionaires, according to the annual Forbes' World's Billionaires List for 2015.