Canada's economy shrank between January and March, the first contraction in four years and the largest since the 2009 recession as collapsing energy prices prompted a plunge in business investment.
The $37 billion acquisition comes as chip makers look to rapidly broaden their portfolios in an increasingly mobile world with more connected devices.
Altera Corp. shares rose in German trading after the New York Post reported that Intel Corp. is near a deal to buy the semiconductor manufacturer for about $15 billion.
Is Thursday's $1.2 billion antitrust settlement between the Federal Trade Commission and Teva Pharmaceutical Industries a victory for consumers?
U.S. stock futures edged lower Friday, ahead of several data releases, including revised growth data for the first quarter, which will provide another gauge of U.S.