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SFX Entertainment Inc. (SFXE) announced Tuesday morning it has agreed to be acquired by an affiliate of Robert F.X. Sillerman, the Company's Chairman and CEO. SFX stockholders will receive $5.25 in cash for each share of SFX common stock they hold, in a transaction valued at about $774 million. SFX...

Tata Motors (TTM) reported Tuesday morning that its fourth quarter net profit dropped by 56 percent, to $269 million. Jaguar Land Rover sales in China decreased by 31 percent from a year ago. Tata Motors gapped open lower Tuesday and declined throughout the afternoon. The stock finished with a loss...

RBC Capital Markets downgraded its rating on shares of First Solar Inc. (FSLR) Tuesday morning to "Underperform" from "Sector Perform." First Solar gapped open lower Tuesday and declined during the first hour of trade. The stock settled into a range for the remainder of the day and closed down by...

According to media reports, LivePerson Inc. (LPSN) is involved in discussions to be acquired by Nice Systems (NICE). LivePerson gapped up sharply Tuesday, but traded in a range throughout the session. The stock finished with a gain of 1.22 at $10.16 on above average volume. LivePerson jumped to over...

Geeknet Inc. (GKNT) announced Tuesday morning that it agreed to be acquired by Hot Topic Inc. for $17.50 per share. Geeknet gapped open dramatically higher Tuesday, but was range-bound throughout the session. The stock finished up by 9.10 at $17.00 on the highest volume of the year. Geeknet soared...

Time Warner Cable (TWC) announced Tuesday morning that it has agreed to be acquired by Charter Communications (CHTR) for approximately $195.71 per share in cash and stock, or $78.7 billion. Time Warner Cable gapped open sharply higher Tuesday and advanced further in the first half of the afternoon....

Canaccord Genuity upgraded its rating on shares of ReWalk Robotics Ltd. (RWLK) Friday morning to "Buy" from "Hold." ReWalk Robotics gapped open higher Friday and rose steadily during the first hour of trade. The stock closed up by 2.29 at $13.35, with volume at a 6-month high. ReWalk Robotics climbed...

Deere & Co. (DE) reported second quarter EPS of $2.03 Friday morning, compared to $2.65 a year ago. Analysts expected EPS of $1.55. For fiscal 2015, Deere expects net income attributable to company to be about $1.9 billion. Deere & Co. gapped up sharply Friday and climbed during the first half hour...

Quest Diagnostics Inc. (DGX) spiked sharply to the upside around 10:30AM after a post on Twitter stated that the company had received a takeover offer and had hired Goldman Sachs to advise it. Quest Diagnostics quickly came back down from its intraday high, but finished with a gain of 5.72 at $79.60...

Autobytel Inc. (ABTL) announced after the close Thursday that it has agreed to acquire Dealix Corporation and Autotegrity Inc., wholly-owned subsidiaries of CDK Global LLC, for $25 million. Autobytel gapped open sharply higher Friday and spiked to the upside in early trade. The stock took out the...

The Wall Street Journal reported Thursday that Charter Communications (CHTR) is involved in talks with Time Warner Cable (TWC) about a possible combination. Time Warner Cable gapped open higher Friday and posted gains in early trade, before settling into a range. The stock closed up by 5.66 at $171.18...

Intuit Inc. (INTU) reported third quarter adjusted EPS of $2.85 after the close Thursday, down from $3.53 last year. The consensus estimate was for EPS of $2.74.The company expects to report a fourth quarter adjusted loss of $0.12 to $0.10 per share. The consensus estimate is for a loss of $0.05 per...

Expedia Inc. (EXPE) announced Friday morning that it has sold its 62.4% majority stake in eLong Inc. (LONG) to several purchasers for approximately $671 million. Expedia gapped open sharply higher Friday, but traded in a range for the majority of the session. The stock closed up by 7.11 at $113.00...

Ctrip.com International Ltd. (CTRP) announced Friday morning that it has acquired a 37.6% equity stake in eLong (LONG) for approximately $400 million. Ctrip.com International gapped open sharply higher Friday and climbed steadily until around 1:15PM. Shares finished with a gain of 12.64 at $84.63...

Bruker Corp. (BRKR) announced after the bell Wednesday that Charles F. Wagner, Jr., its Executive Vice President and CFO, will resign effective June 12. Bruker gapped open sharply lower Thursday and slipped further in early trade, before settling into a range. The stock closed with a loss of 3.17...

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