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Jerome Heppelmann, chief executive officer at Liberty Ridge Capital, told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” that he believes technology stocks are cheap.“Industrials have been very much in favor over the last couple of years and are trading at peak valuations,” Heppelmann said Thursday. “In technology, you have strong cash flows, strong cash on the balance sheet and relatively modest valuations. Compared with industrials, I’d rather own technology.”
Shares of U.K. supermarket group J. Sainsbury are up sharply over the last two years, as improving results helped the once-struggling retailer return to 10-year highs.
Cramer’s been a fan of Charter Communications since February, but the stock has been an underperformer. He was just about to question his convictions when two very important things happened.
Whose story is it, anyway? By now, you may have been able to fathom that the primary function of the Breaking News Desk is to deal with -- yes, you guessed it -- breaking news. I once had a calculus teacher who, when he thought he’d made some complicated concept crystal-clear, would say, “So, the question becomes, what color is the little red schoolhouse?” Unlike the world of higher mathematics, the little schoolhouse isn’t always red at CNBC, and the Breaking News Desk doesn’t always deal with “oh-my-gosh-get-it-on-NOW!” types of stories...
Media conglomerate Viacom said on Tuesday it chose Yahoo to provide search and contextual advertising for 33 of its Internet sites in a major boost to Yahoo's new Web ad system.
Sometimes a consolation prize can end up being the real winner. Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Multimedia company DivX announced a better-than-expected quarter after the bell, and the stock is on the rise -- but Cramer's wondering if it can go even higher. He got the company's chief on the phone to find out.Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
A gauge of U.S. online labor demand rose in March from February, as hirings grew broadly, but year-over-year growth moderated, global online careers and recruiting firm Monster said on Thursday.
One maverick explains how he ended up a Wall Street legend. The other explains his comments regarding YouTube – and gives the students in attendance a pep talk. Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Internet stocks lead a market rally as Google strikes a deal to sell TV ads. What's your best trade as Google, Yahoo, eBay and Amazon breakout?
The European Commission confirmed Tuesday it had opened an antitrust probe into the way Apple's iTunes sells music online in coordination with major music companies.
Online music service Napster said Tuesday its quarterly results should exceed its prior outlook, helped by the integration of more than 225,000 AOL Music Now paid subscribers into its service.
Steve Jobs did it with iPod. Steve Jobs did it with iTunes. And now he's doing it again with EMI. "It" is turning the music industry on its ear.
As one who monitors breaking news for a living, I naturally look for “the good stuff” -- i.e., the heart of the story -- in the first sentence or paragraph of each story that comes to us via the wire services, or from a company press release. Yet you’d be surprised how often that’s not the case...
Cowan, who was also named a director, replaces Max Carnecchia, who held the post for the past year and will continue as president.
The delivery of information and services via the Internet could threaten as many as 40 million U.S. jobs in the next 20 years, Princeton University economist Alan Blinder told CNBC.“If you look back in history, (overseas job loss) has been concentrated in manufacturing,” Blinder said Wednesday on CNBC’s “Street Signs.”
“It’s relatively small dollars today, but growing extremely rapidly – it’s one of the most rapidly growing businesses in our portfolio,” Dauman said Wednesday. “I expect us to be not a leader, but the leader in providing video content on the cell phone.”
Online advertising firm DoubleClick is exploring a sale and is in talks with Microsoft and other potential suitors, according to people familiar with the matter, the Wall Street Journal reported on its Web site.
LG Electronics said Wednesday it has reached an agreement with Google to offer the leading online search engine's products on its mobile phones.
Online gambling company Sportingbet, which was forced to quit the U.S. after lawmakers effectively made the business illegal, said Wednesday it will transfer the group's operations to the Channel Islands.