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Investors sold stocks broadly for a second day on Tuesday as they wait for corporate earnings reports to see whether a recent run-up in prices is justified. The Dow Jones industrial average closed below 17,000, a key level it topped last week for the first time in its 118- year history.
Crumbs' closing is a metaphor for the broader stock market, highlighting how momentum stocks can go bad.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports on the major social stock selloff happening in today's trading session.
After languishing as stocks reached record highs, the VIX has sprung back to life—bringing with it a dose of fear for the stock market.
NEW YORK— Investors unloaded all manner of stocks Tuesday as they wait for corporate earnings reports to help them determine whether a recent run-up in the market is justified. Among the biggest losers were Twitter and Pandora Media, a music streaming service, down 7 percent each. Facebook and Netflix each dropped more than 3 percent.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
SAN FRANCISCO— Google is fine-tuning its digital music strategy with the acquisition of Songza, a service that creates soundtracks tailored for people's changing moods. That means the price is considered to be too small to affect Google Inc., which ended March with $59 billion in cash.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: CalAmp, Google, Paychex & more.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 1- Google Inc has acquired streaming music service Songza, the Internet search company's latest move to play a bigger role in the fast-growing online music business. Google said on Tuesday it would explore ways to incorporate aspects of Songza into its existing streaming music service over the coming months.
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To lure customers, T-Mobile CEO John Legere announced streaming music offerings, and a free, seven-day test drive of the iPhone 5S.
YouTube is to launch a paid streaming music service, while its free video site might block music videos of labels that don't agree to its terms.
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Spotify wants to make sure you never again hear a great song on the radio and then run down to the local record shop, or onto iTunes, to buy it.
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June 5- Microblogging platform Twitter Inc has been in talks with Berlin- based audio sharing website SoundCloud in its efforts to add a music service to its offering, the Financial Times reported citing people familiar with the matter.
June 5- Twitter Inc has been in talks with Berlin- based online music platform SoundCloud in its efforts to add a music service to its offering, the Financial Times reported citing people familiar with the matter.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin reports Pandora is increasingly facing more competition, as well as royalty costs.