Carl Icahn is fighting to split up eBay and PayPal, but some shareholders are taking eBay's side in the battle.
Activists seem to be lurking everywhere, and boards of directors are listening to them. It's all part of an unexpected 2014 landscape that's making the market tough for negativists.
The coffee company's plan to make K-Cups exclusive to its new Keurig machine sounds awfully familiar to iTunes' failed plan for music files a decade ago.
China still calls the shots on commodities, but there's a small sign of change.
Softbank's president is back in Washington to try to sway US regulators that a Sprint/T-Mobile merger would be good for everyone.
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It's no secret that Tesla and its Model S electric car are popular stateside. But as the company expands, the opportunities are seemingly endless.
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