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I Like These 2 Smaller Name Biotech Stocks

I still believe it will be a big year for buyouts across the biotech industry.

Jim Cramer: SunTrust-BB&T Merger Is About Digital Defense and Offense

Analysts need to recognize this shift in the banking markets.

BHP Buyout Bolsters Long-Term Outlook for BP Stock

BP's BHP buyout is a big catalyst for 2019 if oil prices rise.

Cracker Barrel Old Country Store Remains an Interesting Takeover Possibility

One interesting facet is the 19.74% ownership stake by Biglari Holdings.

Real Money Report Card: Big Week for Bank Earnings

Banks' quarterly reports mean quarterly grades are due.

Jim Cramer: There's a Ton More Deals in the Pipe

Deals that simply were unworkable four months ago because of price are now being done with alacrity.

Goldman's Gold Standard in M&A Bolsters Outlook for 2019

Goldman is top of the heap for takeovers.

Takeda Pharmaceutical CEO Talks Big Pharma Trends

One of pharma's biggest CEO's talks M&A action on the exchange.

IQ Is a 'Smart' Short-Term and Long-Term Trade

Chinese video-streaming service and online entertainment company iQiyi could fill the void Baidu lacks to compete with ByteDance.

2 Small-Caps That Should Continue to Stage Comebacks in 2019

Beaten-down Entercom Communications and Dynavax Technologies are off to good starts this year and should continue to improve.

Let's See If Friday's Sunshine Was More Than a Break in the Clouds: Market Recon

It's likely that investors will be closely watching the U.S.-China trade talks to see if the skies brighten longer term.

How to Play Zayo With Options Amid Buyout Chatter

Wells Fargo believes Zayo could be worth as much as $40, but playing for a low $30s price might be more realistic.

Celgene Surges as Bristol-Myers Squibb Blockbuster Deal Begins Year With a Bang

Big pharma could be primed for an M&A Boom after Bristol-Myers Squibb's blockbuster deal for Celgene.

Adobe Takes Hit as Acquisition Costs Muddy Results and Outlook

The pricey acquisitions of Marketo and Magento become an easy scapegoat for the stock's slide on Friday.

Slogging Through the Deep-Value Valley With Valhi and NL Industries in Tow

Shares of the related companies are struggling, which can be the norm for investments in out-of-favor businesses.

Here's How Big Blue's Charts Shape Up on Cusp of Red Hat Deal

IBM is very oversold based on its charts, but that is not a reason in itself to go long; indeed, shorts should consider covering their positions.

Forget October, Bring on the Rest of the Year

This month has been lousy, but there are factors that could still produce a year-end rally.

IBM's Pricey Red Hat Deal Helps Put Pep in Market's Step

There is much talk that IBM is overpaying for Red Hat, but this deal is a net positive for the market as a whole.

Small-Caps No Longer Own Bragging Rights Over Their Big Cousins

Smaller stocks had outperformed large-caps for much of 2018, but now find themselves down for the year to date after a tough couple months.

Fiat Chrysler Shares Accelerate on $7 Billion Deal to Sell Parts Maker

The carmaker will receive a cash infusion as its focuses on value creation and self-driving vehicles.

Jim Cramer: This Is What Larry Culp Must Do to Get GE Back in Action

The problems at GE are all about hubris and hurt feelings.

Expect More Acquisition Deals to Take Out Restaurant Chains

This week's go-private move by Sonic Corp. extends a run of restaurant deals that probably isn't over.

Comcast Charts Still Send Positive Long-Term Signal After Winning Sky Bid

The media giant's dip on its successful bid to buy a big chunk of Britain's Sky television isn't likely to trigger a protracted decline in its stock.

Jim Cramer: The Market Thinks China Will Blink First in Trade War

The 20% decline in the Shanghai index could portend that the Chinese may be on the verge of giving in.

Nike May Have Nuked Itself, Plus the Latest on Zoe's Kitchen and Vera Bradley

Thoughts on the Colin Kaepernick "Just Do It" choice, the bid for Zoe's and Vera Bradley's earnings.

$300 Million Takeover Bid for Zoe's Kitchen Seems Half-Baked

I'm hoping someone tops the $12.75-per-share offer, but I'm not optimistic.

Jim Cramer: The Semis Give-Up

It's awful to 'lose' a leadership group. But I would add that it's been being 'lost' for ages.

Here's How to Play Canopy Growth If You Missed Wednesday's Big Pop-Up

Odds are good that you'll make at least 8% in 37 days using this put play.

How to Play Canopy Growth Using Put Options

Odds are good that you'll make at least 8% in 37 days using this play.

The Tesla Top

Tesla is in no way, shape or form better as a private company.