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CNBC's Melissa Francis looks at the week's top business news and investing advice, including sovereign debt plays and tech stocks.
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.
Apple is in talks to potentially bid for video-streaming service Hulu, according to a person close to the situation.
Verizon Communications is seeing "robust growth" in cloud computing because customers are looking to lower their IT costs, Lowell McAdam, the incoming CEO, told CNBC Friday.
A look at the best buying opportunities in tech right now, including Apple, IBM and Google, with Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital and Ashok Kumar, Rodman & Renshaw.
Verizon posted second-quarter earnings that topped expectations, and announced that its CEO, will step down.
Corporate Japan has been trapped in a multi-decade long slump, but ‘Made in Japan’ is still demonstrating remarkable resilience, with brands including Sony, Panasonic and Canon dominating the list of the most valued brands in Asia-Pacific for 2011, according to a recent survey by global media firm Haymarket Media.
As Genworth shares continue to collapse, earnings estimates may be "cut in half," even before the company reports its earnings on July 29, John Eade of Argus Research Company told CNBC in an interview.
Apple’s market value will rise to $480 billion over the next 12 months, surpassing Exxon as the most valuable company on earth, according to the updated price targets from analysts following the iPhone-maker’s blockbuster earnings report this week.
Dan Niles, co-CIO of Alpha One Capital Partners, discusses the recent run-up in tech stocks.
The software giant topped earnings forecasts, helped by sales of its Office software and Xbox game consoles, but profit from its core Windows fell on soft PC sales. Its shares wobbled in after-hours trading.
Stocks closed sharply higher Thursday after EU leaders agreed on a final bailout package for Greece, in addition to an encouraging report on the Fed's mid-Atlantic manufacturing survey and some robust earnings reports.
With news out that a completely Fake Apple store hoodwinked Chinese consumers, my good friend Jason got to thinking. Of course someone would want to fake Apple! It's a fantastic brand. On the other hand, what about other brands?
Having a celebrity-studded pedigree certainly adds to the mystique and cachet of a property when it’s on the market, as are many of the following homes.
Stocks gained across the board Thursday amid signs of progress on debt deals in Europe and U.S., in addition to an encouraging report on the Fed's mid-Atlantic manufacturing survey and some robust earnings reports.
Despite a rough environment for PC growth, can Microsoft deliver on earnings?
Why fake the products, when you can copy the entire store? The BirdAbroad blog posted photos and a detailed description of a fake Apple store in the southwestern Chinese city of Kunming.
Stocks rallied across the board Thursday after some positive economic news, a draft document showing plans for a wide-ranging response to the euro zone debt crisis, in addition to a handful of positive earnings news.
It must be excruciating to design a new version of an already mature operating system. How do you add enough new stuff to attract upgrade customers — without junking up the works? And how do you revamp enough things to make the upgrade exciting — without alienating people who don’t like change? CNBC Contributor David Pogue on technology.
Futures rallied Thursday after a new bailout fund document stated it will extend loans to ease the euro zone debt crisis and as investors largely shrugged off a disappointing jobless claims news.