(Bloomberg) -- Consumer confidence increased in March to the second-highest level since August 2007 as Americans grew more upbeat about the outlook for the labor market and incomes.
Charter Communications said Tuesday that it would buy Bright House Networks in a cash-and-stock-deal valued at $10.4 billion to expand in Florida.
DETROIT - Up to 17,000 Detroit-area property owners have entered into payment plans hoping to avoid losing their homes to tax foreclosure, and that number will likely rise.
Homes prices in the Seattle metro area posted solid increases in January, but at a slower pace than in December, according to the S&P/Case-Shiller 20-city index released Tuesday.
... * Oil prices weaken for third straight day. * Charter to buy Bright House for about $10 bln. * Nasdaq set for longest-ever streak of quarterly gains.