The Canadian government has ample fiscal room to increase spending on infrastructure, Bank of Canada Gov. Stephen Poloz said.
Rockwell Collins agreed to pay $6.4 billion to buy B/E Aerospace in a deal that would unite two of the global aerospace industry’s biggest suppliers.
Mediocre business conditions might be good enough for airline investors.
Firmer global growth and a pickup in inflation are beginning to push earnings higher.
The U.S. economy is inching along, productivity is flagging and millions of Americans appear locked out of the labor market. One key factor intertwined with this loss of dynamism: The U.S. is creating startup businesses at historically low rates.
Four of Australia’s wealthiest farming barons have launched a counterbid to prevent Chinese investors from buying the country’s largest cattle farm, S. Kidman & Co.
Given the limited scope for cost-cutting, BAT can’t afford to pay much more than a 20% premium for Reynolds American
Time Warner is an attractive media asset, but acquiring it would be a blockbuster of a gamble for AT&T.
Portugal has held on to its investment-grade rating from DBRS. Drama has been averted, but remains on the agenda.
Investors think they know how the election will turn out, but the risk of being wrong is keeping them from doing much of anything.