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—Employers' personnel costs rose modestly during the first quarter, but broader trends show Americans aren't seeing larger raises.