The S&P 500 was down 0.1% in midday trading to 2,049.01.
B. Riley Financial Inc., a Los Angeles-based investment firm that maintains an office in Newport Beach, is buying internet service provider United Online Inc. for $11 a share or about $170 million.
The S&P 500 was down 0.6% in midday trading to 2,051.23.
The S&P 500 was down 0.8% in midday trading to 2,064.27.
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Marwaha Group Inc. in Anaheim bought 500 Subway sandwich shops in six counties in the Houston market.
The S&P 500 was down 0.8% in midday trading to 2,059.08.
The S&P 500 was flat in midday trading at 2,094.89.
The S&P 500 was down 0.2% in midday trading to 2,087.22.
The S&P 500 was flat in midday trading at 2,087.52.
An affiliate of Anaheim-based Marwaha Group Inc. bought the 94-room TownePlace Suites hotel in Vista from Carlsbad-based TMACK Melrose LLC for $15 million, according to CoStar Group and public data.