COMMENTARY

What's Warren Buffett up to in Europe?

WARREN Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway Inc is selling debt in Europe. For those of us on the Buffett M&A watch, the move certainly raises an eyebrow.  Berkshire has hired banks to manage a benchmark sale of 20- and 30-year bonds in euros, as well as in pounds, Bloomberg News reported on Tuesday...

THE BROAD VIEW

The next trade-war casualty may be the M&A market

ALREADY, one megadeal is at risk because of the US-China trade spat: a massive order by Chinese airlines for Boeing Co planes that may be worth more than US$30 billion.  The deal, important to both sides, may take a precarious turn because of escalating tensions between their countries.

COMMENTARY

Netflix's dizzying valuation faces biggest test yet

NETFLIX is the reigning media stock in the S&P 500 Index, but it's going to be tough holding on to that spot....