A European private equity firm will pay a 10% premium for the genealogy and family tree titan.
Stocks are mixed as a less-than-stellar earnings season continues.
Time Warner upgraded to 'buy,' Zynga initiated with a 'hold.'
Stocks are mixed as Apple earnings weigh on the Nasdaq but improved outlooks from Boeing and Caterpillar support the Dow.
The market bounces back, boosted by speculation about new easing plans and steps to help with the European debt crisis.
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