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While the level of rhetoric gets high in any corporate battle, it has moved well past that in this fight, with high profile employees being wooed away and gamer loyalties being put to the test. Ultimately, though, it's shareholders that, for better or worse, could be caught in the middle.
Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke told Congress Wednesday that he has confidence the economic recovery will have staying power, although the rebound won't bring quick relief to unemployment. Marc Pado, U.S. market strategist at Cantor Fitzgerald, shared his economic outlook.
Stocks rallied for a fifth straight session Wednesday, with Intel and JPMorgan at the front of the Dow pack after the companies delivered blockbuster results. The S&P crossed above 1,200 at the opening bell — and held there through the close.
Stocks continued their gains for a fifth straight session Wednesday after Intel and JPMorgan reported earnings that topped expectations. The S&P held its ground above 1,200.
In today's trading session, a total of 133 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.
A day ahead of Google's earnings, there was this bizarre development from its Chinese rival: Baidu is now trading at over 100 times this year's earnings.
Stocks advanced and the S&P crossed the key 1,200 mark after Intel and JPMorgan beat earnings and revenue forecasts.
Apple says iPad has been a "runaway success" in the United States, already selling a half-million units, with pre-orders for the 3G version going briskly.
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Apple is tightening its already firm grip on what software can run on the iPhone and its other mobile devices, as shown by its recent changes to the rules that outside programmers must follow.
As Intel prepares to release earnings tonight after the close, investors are clearly expecting good news. And for good reason.
A number of better-late-than-never analysts are pushing this market higher, Cramer says. Find out who they could be eyeing now.
This morning, at a splashy event at the trendy Mighty Club in San Francisco, Microsoft took the wraps off its new "Kin" smart phone, a device designed from the bottom up with social networking in mind, and in partnership with Sharp Electronics, Verizon and Vodaphone.
Portfolio.com is making public for the first time the annual results of the American City Business Journals' survey which asks owners of small and medium businesses to rate 200 brands.
In an exclusive to CNBC.com, Fast Money Trader Brian Kelly compares the P/E ratios of Apple and Google and discovers that the Google may be quite a bargain.
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The Dow briefly popped above 11,000 -- the first time it's reached that mark since September 2008 -- before settling a few points below. Chevron blazed the trail, making energy one of the day's best performers. Palm surged amid takeover rumors.
The Dow continued rising toward 11,000 Friday as the dollar fell after a Greek official said the debt-riddled nation has not yet sought financial aid. Energy and consumer discretionary were among the best performers.
I'm an unabashed geek. Don't let the bottle blonde hair fool you. I can quote from "Star Trek", "Star Wars", and, as a teenager, I really wanted to go live in Middle Earth. Really. Yesterday, I found out Leonard Nimoy was following William Shatner on Twitter, and I got all excited.
Stocks advanced Friday as commodity prices rose and the dollar fell after a Greek official said the debt-riddled nation has not yet sought financial aid.