Intel was right in finally spinning off the majority stake in its security unit, in fact it was overdue, said TheStreet's Jim Cramer.
The slow growth environment is making this a good time to be a lender. And business development companies are in a sweet spot because banks are held back by regulations.
U.S. stocks fell Thursday as the European Central Bank kept key interest rates unchanged.
The S&P 500 was flat during the month of August, but there was a lot of buying under the surface in stocks like Facebook and Ford, according to TD Ameritrade.
Shares of Caesars Entertainment were lower Monday after the company appealed a U.S. Bankruptcy Court ruling.
A private equity firm sees big investor demand for the growing medical marijuana market.
Food and health care companies were among the top stocks chosen in the quarter by the top PE firms.
It was all about the green at this week's Cannabis World Congress in New York.
Private equity growth will unlikely continue at its current pace, but assets under management should still grow to $4.6 trillion by 2020.
Shares of Marketo are up nearly double digits in Tuesday's trading session after Vista Equity Partners said it would acquire the company for $1.8 billion.