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The bitcoin craze could pose a real risk to the broader market next year, according to Deutsche Bank.

If fed-funds futures are any indication, the Fed might have to roll back its rate hike, says Ron Isana.

Comcast said Thursday it has reached an agreement to acquire Time Warner Cable in an all-stock transaction worth $158.82 a share. Comcast Chairman and CEO Brian Roberts called the deal “pro-competitive” and “pro-consumer,” and said he’s confident it will be approved. “We’re going to be able to bring better products, faster Internet, more channels, On-Demand, TV Everywhere, in …

Activist investor Carl Icahn has purchased 30 million to 40 million shares of car rental business Hertz, sources familiar with the situation said on Friday. Icahn is the target of the poison pill Hertz put into place Monday, the sources said. They also noted that Icahn’s position is not entirely in common stock and also includes …

The Department of Justice said Tuesday that it will require US Airways and AMR to divest facilities at seven airports in order for their proposed merger to proceed. In a release, the DoJ said the airlines would divest slots, gates and ground facilities from LaGuardia, Reagan National, Boston Logan, Chicago O’Hare, LAX, Dallas Love Field and Miami …