NEW YORK (Reuters) - U.S. stocks rose on Monday, buoyed by the latest flurry of merger activity and earnings from Citigroup, putting the S&P 500 on pace to climb for a second straight session.
An Andy Warhol at Sotheby's last fall. By teaming up with eBay, it hopes to reach buyers who might never come to a sale room. Credit Andrew Burton/Getty Images.
Shares of generic drug maker Mylan Mylan were up around 2.5% Monday morning to about $51.40 a piece. The pop comes after the company announced it will acquire a portfolio of non-U.
Swiss chocolate maker Chocoladefabriken Lindt & Spruengli said it had agreed to acquire family-owned U.S. candy business Russell Stover, giving it a bigger presence in the world's largest chocolate market.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The dollar drifted around the unchanged mark against most major currencies on Monday but edged higher against the Japanese yen as investors awaited congressional testimony by Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on U.S.