CEO Confidence Grows, Will Capex Spending Follow?

July 17 (Bloomberg) -- In today's "Single Best Chart," Bloomberg's Scarlet Fu displays the growth in CEO confidence in the economic outlook for the United States diverging from the amount of money spent on etch sector sales. She speaks on Bloomberg Television's "Bloomberg Surveillance."

Is AT&T Mega-Deal a Match Made in Wall Street Heaven?
56:52 - AT&T Inc., the second-largest U.S. wireless provider, has agreed to acquire Time Warner Inc., owner of HBO and CNN, for $85.4 billion. Including the New York-based media company’s debt and cash, the purchase is valued at $108.7 billion, making it the biggest takeover announced in 2016. If the deal goes through, AT&T will own a prized cache of movies and TV shows it can deliver to millions of pay-TV homes, mobile phones and internet customers. Pelham Smithers Associates Managing Director discusses with Anna Edwards and Manus Cranny on "Bloomberg Daybreak: Europe."
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