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While many investors are fearful of another dot-com bubble due to the sudden surge of activity in the tech sector, a number of things have changed since then, says one CEO who called the dot-com collapse in 1998.
Stocks put in another strong showing on Wednesday as investors seemed to put aside concerns over geopolitical fears to send stocks higher, although volumes remain thin. AT&T and Exxon led the Dow higher.
American Airlines investors and management are confounded by a bid from Sterling Global Holdings to take the airline private in a $9.75 a-share, roughly $3.25 billion. The issue: so far there doesn't appear to be anyone that has heard of Sterling despite its letterhead saying it has several offices around the globe.
Stocks gained on Wednesday, following a modest Tuesday rally, amid good news on the jobs front. AT&T and Merck led the Dow higher.
Stock index futures slightly pared gains ahead of the open Wednesday after ADP reported strong gains in private-sector employment.
Canadian drugmaker Valeant Pharmaceuticals International said it made an unsolicited $5.7 billion bid to buy Cephalon and plans to make its case directly to Cephalon shareholders.
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Regulators should include more than 80 banks in their list of global financial institutions of systemic importance that need tighter regulation and higher capital requirements, Douglas Flint, chairman of HSBC, has urged, reports the Financial Times.
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Stocks ended just off the highs of the day Tuesday amid light volume and despite a couple of weak economic reports, as energy and telecom gained. Home Depot rose, while HP fell.
Stocks gained Tuesday amid light volume and despite a couple weak economic reports, as energy and retail stocks moved higher.
"We've actually come to a reasonable distance healing in the financial system, healing across the general economy, unemployment is starting to come down again," said Greg Fleming, president, Morgan Stanley Investment Management.
Stocks added to modest gains amid light volume and weak economic news as the quarter end neared. Home Depot rose, while HP fell.
The giant $20 billion bridge loan JPMorgan Chase made to finance AT&T's acquisition of T-Mobile USA may be a leading indicator that a new credit bubble is forming.
Stock index futures continued to trade slightly higher after news that home prices fell less than expected.
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In the months after Bill Clinton received the same kind of electoral drubbing meted out to Barack Obama in November, he used to measure his political standing by the number of Republicans getting ready to run against him, reports the Financial Times.
Stocks turned negative in the final hour of trading to close lower Monday amid light volume, as techs and worries over geopolitical turmoil weighed.
Stocks turned lower ahead of the close Monday as techs and industrials weighed in addition to worries over geopolitical turmoil.
A piece of legislation introduced in Congress last week has some investors and gamblers hopeful that Internet gambling will be legalized.
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