MF Global Holdings Ltd. created a survival plan just before it failed - U.S. authorities are investigating whether MF Global Holdings Ltd. intentionally...

EV Energy Partners (NASDAQ: EVEP), engaged in the acquisition, development and production of oil and natural gas properties, is up about 106% year over year, more than 44% in the past six months. Its market cap is $2.2 billion and its dividend yield is 4.8%. The stock has outperformed competitors such as Linn Energy (NYSE: LINE) year to date. HollyFrontier (NYSE: HFC),...

With $12.5 billion Motorola Mobility (MMI) purchase, search giant Google (GOOG) shook up the smartphone industry and access to some 17,000 patents. Subject to regulatory approval the deal will see Google pay $40 per share, leading to a total $12.5 billion payout. Google reportedly plans to have the deal finalised by next spring. The acquisition has been positioned by Google...

1. Charter Communications Inc. (CHTR): Charter Communications, one of the country largest cable companies, has offered to swap its Los Angeles-area cable system with Time Warner Cable’s system in Wisconsin, according a recent trade magazine report. Under the proposed trade, Charter, which already offers cable services in the state, would quickly become Wisconsin’s...

Medifast Inc. (MED): Medifast Inc., through its subsidiaries, engages in the production, distribution, and sale of weight management and disease management products, and other consumable health and diet products in the United States. Short float at 25.04%, which implies a short ratio of 10.77 days. The stock has gained 27.11% over the last year. Market Cap- 408.66M, Trailing...