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Stocks rallied Tuesday amid optimism that the Federal Reserve will announce further steps to help the economy following their two-day meeting, but finished off session highs after reports that a German official said there were no plans to use the EU's rescue fund to buy bonds of troubled countries.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
Facebook is announcing changes to its payments system to make it easier for developers to drive payments on their apps, generating more revenue for Facebook.
Pandora shares were off more than 6 percent earlier today, now down over 3 percent on news of a new rival from Spotify. The streaming music service is launching a new web radio service for mobile devices, which takes direct aim at Pandora’s business model.
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Stocks finished mixed Monday after wavering in a tight range for most of the session as ongoing worries over Spain overshadowed results of the weekend's Greek elections and as investors hesitated to jump in ahead of the FOMC meeting.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Tuesday, as investors bet on the Federal Reserve announcing further economic stimulus measures after its monetary policy meeting.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers:
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European shares were called to open slightly higher on Tuesday on hopes of a resolution to the euro zone debt crisis as leaders from the world’s 20 biggest industrialized nations met in Mexico and Greece looked closer to forming a coalition government following elections on Sunday.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Monday:
The acquisition moved the stock, because along with the Instagram acquisition, it tells a larger story of Facebook’s commitment to mobile.
Internet pioneer Mark Cuban has already cashed out of Facebook, selling all of his 150,000 Facebook shares, Cuban told CNBC Monday on Squawk on the Street.
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U.S. stock index futures added to declines Monday as a relief rally in Europe following a victory by pro-bailout parties in Greece's elections proved short-lived and investors turned their focus to ongoing worries over Spain.
Take a look at some of Monday’s morning movers:
Stocks closed at session highs Friday, lifted by reports that central banks are prepared to provide liquidity after Sunday's Greek elections and amid growing hopes for action from the Fed in light of some recent disappointing economic data.