Applied Materials, Tokyo Electron Pull Plug on Merger Plan

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The merger of big chip-equipment makers collapsed amid a long review.

Apple Earnings Surge 33% on iPhone Sales

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Apple posted a 33% increase in quarterly profit, boosted by surging iPhone sales and explosive growth in China. The company also raised its dividend 11% and its share-repurchase program by $50 billion.

Debt Accumulates in the Oil Patch

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Oil and gas companies are continuing to pile up debt, a trend some warn could extend the slump in energy prices and hit economies reliant on the sector for growth and tax revenues.

Proxy Adviser Backs Two Trian Board Seats at DuPont

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Institutional Shareholder Services said DuPont shareholders should elect Nelson Peltz and John Myers, two of the four nominees Mr. Peltz’s Trian Fund Management to the board.

Pratt & Whitney Rebuts F-35 Engine Criticism

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Pratt & Whitney fired back at criticism from two government watchdogs about its flagship military jet engine, insisting reliability issues were under control.

Time Warner Cable Reached Out to Cox to Discuss Deal

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Time Warner Cable reached out to Cox Communications in recent days to discuss the possibility of a combination of the two cable companies, but Cox didn't show interest.

Deutsche Cuts Investment, Retail Operations

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Deutsche Bank aims to close gap between itself and rivals in terms of profitability and capital adequacy.

Deutsche Bank's Realism Makes Bleak Reading

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Deutsche Bank has unveiled a big cut in targeted returns. That may be more realistic but only serves to underline the continuing problems at the German lender.

U.S. Stocks Edge Lower

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U.S. stocks edged lower on Monday, as declines in biotechnology shares weighed on the Nasdaq Composite.

Nomad Hungry for More Food Deals

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Nomad’s founders Martin E. Franklin and Noam Gottesman, backed by the surging strength of the U.S. dollar, want to climb to the top of the food chain. Nomad last week agreed to buy Iglo Foods for €2.6 billion ($2.81 billion)

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