NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks dipped on Wednesday to snap a six-session winning streak as gains in Boeing and Gilead were offset by slides in AT&T and the wider biotech sector.
April 23 (Bloomberg) -- General Electric is in talks to buy Alstom SA, the French builder of trains and power plants, people with knowledge of the matter said.
Takeover target Allergan Inc., the company that makes Botox, has adopted a "poison pill" defense intended to delay a buyout by Canadian company Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. and activist investor Bill Ackman.
CUPERTINO, Calif., April 23, 2014 - Apple (AAPL) shocked complacent traders after today's close by declaring a massive 7 for 1 stock split and reporting a big second quarter earnings beat.
WASHINGTON - The number of Americans buying new homes plummeted in March to the slowest pace in eight months, a sign that real estate's spring buying season is off to a weak start.