Five stats from the market and the stories behind them. This week: The Dow hits a new high, potential M&A deals continue, Dell's buyout gets activist pushback, and more.
Morningstar's Mike Hodel thinks that AT&T's deal for T-Mobile is good for AT&T shareholders, but regulators may be hesitant to allow the telecom giant to get even bigger.
Morningstar's Gaston Ceron addresses the short- and long-term prospects for and opportunities in ICE's takeover of NYSE Euronext.
Morningstar markets editor Jeremy Glaser gives the blow-by-blow on recent showdowns between Coke and Pepsi, Apple and Google, Facebook and Twitter, and more.
With the tech and telecom sectors becoming more fully valued, it's time for investors to be selective.
These management teams should be good stewards of shareholder capital in today's uncertain environment.
The financial sector is fully valued despite global uncertainties.
The firm's many mergers have yielded some good funds, though beware the price tags.
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