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The way Comcast deals with content providers for its websites may be creating an obstacle to its acquisition of NBC Universal, the parent company of CNBC.
Futures gained Thursday after weekly jobless claims fell more than expected, but investors continue remain on edge ahead of a key vote on a bill to cut the U.S. deficit in Congress.
Stocks ended sharply lower Wednesday, following a Fed report that said pace of economic growth moderated in many districts and amid growing uncertainty over the ongoing debt talks in Washington.
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Microsoft "stole" Skype from Silver Lake Partners and previous owner eBay spacer when it purchased the internet video communication service for just $8.5 billion this May from the private equity firm, according to legendary venture capitalist Roger McNamee. Silver Lake bought Skype two years ago from eBay for $2 billion.
Robert Greifeld, CEO of Nasdaq OMX Group, said he had no regrets over the company's failed attempt to buy NYSE Euronext .
Stocks slumped for a third session Wednesday following an unexpected drop in durable goods orders and as worries escalated over a possible U.S. debt default.
Futures moved lower Wednesday following an unexpected drop in durable goods orders and as ongoing worries over a possible U.S. debt default weighed on sentiment.
Dunkin' Brands' IPO pricing at $19 a share—well above the range set by underwriters—was the result of the “unbelievable buzz” around the company, its CEO told CNBC Wednesday "This brand is unbelievable and has an unbelievable buzz now
Stocks closed lower Tuesday in thin volume as investors continued to worry over the ongoing debt talks in Washington.
New York TImes sold more than half its 17 percent stake in the company that owns the Boston Red Sox, according to a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission Friday.
Stocks dipped Tuesday as investors continued to monitor the ongoing debt talks in Washington and after a handful of mixed economic news.
Just two weeks after announcing a price adjustment that angered many customers, Netflix came out Monday with a weaker-than-anticipated earnings outlook, the New York Times reports.
Futures wavered Tuesday after the S&P/Case-Shiller home price index showed some improvement in May along with strong earnings from Ford, but gains were limited as investors continued to monitor the ongoing debt talks in Washington.
This year is one in which BP consolidates and gets its strength back, chief executive Bob Dudley told CNBC after disappointing results that sent its share price lower on Tuesday.
Stocks finished lower in light-volume trading Monday as the ongoing debt ceiling debates raised concerns of a possible U.S. ratings downgrade.
Futures tumbled Monday as talks to raise the debt ceiling hit another stalemate and the threat of a U.S. rating downgrade and potential default intensified.
The Dow closed lower Friday after Caterpillar's profit missed estimates, but stocks overall closed the week in positive territory following a handful of robust earnings and a finalized bailout package for Greece.
The Dow was under pressure Thursday after Caterpillar's profit missed estimates, but stocks overall were set to close the week in positive territory following a handful of robust earnings and a bailout package for Greece.
TD Bank Group started in Toronto and has become the sixth-largest North American bank by using a basic business model, Ed Clark, the bank's president and CEO, told CNBC Friday.