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A slight clammy feeling. General anxiety. A sense that something is missing or out of place. Heightened frustration or even distress. These are the symptoms of BlackBerry withdrawal, and it’s now being experienced on a continent near you.
Futures declined Thursday after JPMorgan Chase beat analyst expectations for profit but showed weakness internally that left traders unimpressed and followign news that Chinese trade data was weaker than expected.
Michael Dell, Dell chairman & CEO, explains why PCs are still relevant amid growing popularity of tablet devices. Dell also reflects on the passing of former Apple CEO Steve Jobs.
Earnings from J.P. Morgan and Google bookend the trading day Thursday, as traders shift their focus back to the health of the global economy.
Hewlett-Packard's personal computer shipments grew 5.3 percent in the third quarter, while China's Lenovo overtook Dell to become the world's No. 2 PC maker for the first time, according to data from two influential research firms.
Stocks lost steam in the final hour of trading Wednesday after a report that European banks may shrink to meet higher reserve targets and news that real Chinese copper demand may be lower than initially thought, but still finished higher amid optimism that Slovakian politicians reached an agreement to approve the EFSF expansion.
On Wednesday the pros were taking a hard look at the tech titans with Google earnings due Thursday? Click for their thoughts on Google, as well as Apple, RIM and H-P.
Discussing whether you should buy, sell or hold Google, Apple and Research in Motion, with Collin Gillis, BGC Partners.
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Finding the next Steve Jobs of CleanTech can make sustainable clean energy achievable, says blogger Terry Tamminen.
Futures gained Wednesday as investors shrugged off a disappointing start to earnings season after Alcoa missed forecasts and as Slovakia moved to reach a deal on expanding the EFSF rescue fund.
The markets in the U.S. may be down year-to-date, but its nothing compared to the rest of the world, Cramer says.
The last thing the world needs is a trade war between the two economic super powers.
Stocks surged in the final minutes of trading to close at session highs Monday, led by banks, amid optimism that France and Germany's pledge would help resolve the euro zone debt crisis and rescue the region's struggling financials.
Richard Ross, global technical strategist for Auerbach Grayson, said this rally was sustainable in the short term, although his outlook for the intermediate and long-term trends is bearish.
The meeting between French President Nicolas Sarkozy and German Chancellor Angela Merkel over the weekend produced a vague consensus: Sarkozy has agreed that the old July 21 agreement is no longer workable and that Greek debtholders will have to take a larger haircut than the 21 percent reduction that was originally proposed. Merkel seems to be bending on using the EFSF to at least partially recapitalize banks.
Futures were sharply higher Monday, tracking gains in Europe where investors were encouraged by German and French promises to unveil new measures to combat the debt crisis in the region by the end of the month.
Despite a failed attempt at the end of Friday's session to close the week out on a positive note, stocks finished higher on some tepid signs of recovery for the US economy.
Sprint says the iPhone will be huge for the company's cash flow. Christopher King, Stifel Nicolaus analyst weighs in.