So far in November, 461 stocks in the S&P 500 have risen, the largest share for any month since April, as the gains in the U.S. market broaden out to include smaller companies as well as banks and the energy industry. Read More WSJ.com: Markets...

S&P Global is in advanced talks to acquire IHS Markit for about $44 billion, according to people familiar with the matter, a landmark deal that would combine two of the largest providers of data to Wall Street. Read More WSJ.com: Markets...