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The U.S. government threatened Yahoo with a $250,000-per-day fine in 2008 if it did not hand over user data, declassified documents reveal.
The highly anticipated debut of China's Alibaba will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the tech bubble burst in 2000.
SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 11- The U.S. government in 2008 threatened to fine Yahoo Inc $250,000 a day if it failed to turn over customer data to intelligence agencies, according to documents unsealed on Thursday.
The highly anticipated debut of Alibaba will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the technology bubble burst in 2000.
Sept 11- Credit card processor Alliance Data Systems Corp said it will buy Conversant Inc for about $2.3 billion in cash and stock to boost its digital marketing business. The $35 per share offer comprises $16.80 in cash and the rest in stock, based on a fixed exchange ratio, Alliance Data said.
Apple Inc. fell. 9 percent to $100.11 with 31,488,000 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 2 percent to $77.57 with 18,907,700 shares traded. FireEye Inc. rose 4.7 percent to $36.49 with 11,463,000 shares traded.
Initial public offerings are like a big, exclusive party that all investors are invited to but only few can actually attend.
NEW YORK, Sept 11- The highly anticipated debut of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the Chinese e-commerce group, will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the technology bubble burst in 2000.. Alibaba's IPO, which could come as soon as Sept. 19, could raise more than $21 billion and claim Facebook Inc's title of biggest tech IPO.
The hedge fund community appears to be salivating over Alibaba, with interest from Leon Cooperman, Dan Loeb and other major players.
According to Jim Cramer, when the big mutual funds sell stocks in order to take in Alibaba, they're going to sell other stocks that are growth stocks.
Alibaba has been compared to Amazon and eBay but what is it exactly? We break it down on Tech Yeah.
In Alibaba's exhaustive IPO prospectus (319 pages plus the index), only two competitors are mentioned by name: Tencent and Baidu.
Stocks rose on Wednesday, with social-media shares helping lift the technology sector.
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Apple Inc. rose 3.1 percent to $101.00 with 97,423,800 shares traded. eBay Inc. fell 3.1 percent to $51.10 with 29,844,700 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 1.0 percent to $77.43 with 29,371,600 shares traded.
NEW YORK, Sept 10- Social media stocks were higher on Wednesday, with Twitter Inc up 4.4 percent to $52.86 on heavy volume after UBS upgraded the stock to "buy" and lifted its price target by $15 to $65. The firm also lifted its targets on LinkedIn Corp, to $260 from $235, and on Facebook Inc by $1 to $95.
BERLIN, Sept 10- German venture capital firm Rocket Internet unveiled plans for a stock market listing that could value the company behind dozens of online start-ups at $6.5 billion, riding a wave of e-commerce flotations.
BERLIN, Sept 10- German venture capital group Rocket Internet, which has launched dozens of online start-ups, has set out plans for a stock market listing that could value the company at 5 billion euros as it rides a wave of e-commerce flotations.