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Alibaba's expected valuation is about $175 billion. Here's how that compares with other tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Apple.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
The glittery initial public offering, which prices Thursday evening, may not be all gold.
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Nine stocks in the S&P 500, including Coach, Avon Products and Newmont Mining are struggling, reports USA Today.
A top Wall Street investment expert doesn't see a stock or corporate bond crash coming anytime soon—even if it's tough to spot cheap assets.
There are several reasons I am optimistic that Alibaba—at whatever price—will open to the upside and stay there.
The Fed avoided a more severe recession but its choices aren't without consequences. It's time to pay up, says Michael Farr.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Bonds sold off as traders read the Fed's new rate forecasts as slightly more aggressive, but dovish comments from Yellen and the Fed statement drove stocks up.
CalPERS' move to divest itself of $4 billion in hedge fund holdings is galvanizing a debate among many other pension managers.
Traders are eyeing Alibaba's IPO and Scotland's independence vote, but analysts said the Fed's dovishness statement could be more important.
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Bonds sold off after traders read the Fed's new rate forecasts as slightly more aggressive, but dovish comments from Yellen and the Fed statement drove stocks up.
The Fed remained on its easy-money course, allaying market fears that it might start raising interest rates sooner than expected.
After years of nearly complete clarity regarding policy, the Federal Reserve has had investors and economists scrambling of late.
The national average price for a gallon of regular gas could drop another 20 cents this fall, just in time for the holiday shopping season.
Inflation may have taken a break in the U.S., but the country hardly seems perched to be the next Japan.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Some large-cap stocks including momentum names like Pandora are trading in bear market territory after falling off their 52-week highs.
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