2-23-14 5:00 PM EST | Email Article
 

By MarketWatch

 

MARKETWATCH FRONT PAGE

 

Facebook's offer to buy WhatsApp for $16 billion plus restricted stock is likely the first of many big tech M&A deals to come in 2014, according to analysts. That could be the next driver for stocks. (See full story: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/us-stock-market-is-starting-to-ride-a-tech-ma-wave-2014-02-23.)

 

Obama: Spare Social Security, curb IRAs

 

The president's proposed budget would drop the 'chained CPI,' while trimming tax breaks for wealthier retirement savers. (See full story: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/obama-would-spare-social-security-curb-iras-2014-02-21.)

 

Mazda3: More fun than you can shake a stick shift at

 

Mazda's freshly redesigned five-door hatch drives like it was on cartoon animation, just happy to be on its wheels and eager to heat up the tailpipe, says Dan Neil (See full story: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/mazda3-more-fun-than-you-can-shake-a-stick-shift-at-2014-02-22.)

 

Netflix reaches traffic service agreement with Comcast

 

Video-streaming leader will be able to connect directly to broadband giant's network (See full story: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/netflix-reaches-traffic-service-agreement-with-comcast-2014-02-23.)

 

Zuckerberg, smartphones on stage at MWC

 

Facebook CEO to give keynote address; Samsung among companies showing off new devices in Barcelona (See full story: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/zuckerberg-smartphones-on-stage-at-mwc-2014-02-23.)

 

MARKETWATCH PERSONAL FINANCE

 

Inside the high-stakes game of guessing whether it will rain tomorrow. (See full story: http://www.marketwatch.com/story/10-things-weather-forecasters-wont-tell-you-2014-02-14.)

-MarketWatch; 415-439-6400; AskNewswires@dowjones.com

 

Subscribe to WSJ: http://online.wsj.com?mod=djnwires


(END) Dow Jones Newswires

02-23-14 1700ET

Copyright (c) 2014 Dow Jones & Company, Inc.
Copyright 2014 MarketWatch
Add a Comment
If you have questions or comments about this topic, check out our message boards.
Sponsored Links
Buy a Link Now
Sponsor Center
Content Partners