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Think Microsoft is the world’s biggest tech company. That’s so last month.
Stocks ended in negative territory with Wall Street staging yet another late-day reversal on Wednesday. But this time the bears prevailed.
Stocks closed about a half-percent lower after a bargain-hunting rally collapsed late Wednesday, with traders booking gains from earlier in the day and refusing to give the market a vote of confidence.
Apple surpassed Microsoft's market cap during Wednesday's trading session, becoming the second-largest company by market value in the S&P 500.
As the euro took another leg down against the dollar and the yen about 3:20pm ET, we saw a volume spike in the E-mini futures and the S&P 500 ETF; they have now turned negative on the day. Also: Apple bigger than Microsoft?!
Apple, the maker of iPods, iPhones and iPads, overtook Microsoft, the computer software giant, on Wednesday to become the world’s most valuable technology company. The NYT reports.
Stocks climbed on Wednesday, following a succession of whipsaw trading days. Does this signal an end to the correction? Pierre Gave, head of Asia research at GaveKal Holdings, shared his insights.
The U.S. Justice Department is examining Apple’s tactics in the market for digital music, the New York Times reports, citing several people.
Maybe, if the European Union does nothing to stem its crisis, Asian economies screech to a halt and the US dollar reaches parity with the euro.
All this week, the NBC news family is focusing attention on "A Nation Divided," and ahead of President Obama's Silicon Valley visit on Wednesday, I was asked to look at the H1-B visa issue again, especially as it relates to the tech community and a new hiring wave.
Stocks erased most of their earlier losses in the final half-hour of trading Tuesday as materials and consumer discretionary stocks advanced.
Microsoft is shaking up its entertainment and devices division, the group responsible for many of its most familiar consumer devices.
Don't lose sleep over the market turmoil! Oppenheimer's Carter Worth thinks the stock market is like a good mattress - one that may give a little but still has firm support.
Microsoft announced changes in its Management team that oversees the division that develops mobile phones, videogames and other devices Tuesday.
She did it again. And really, it should come as no surprise. Yahoo CEO Carol Bartz dropped the F*bomb once again, this time at a tech event in New York.
Stock index futures pointed to a sharp decline Tuesday, while European and Asian shares dived as well, amid ongoing sovereign debt concerns and new worries about tensions between North and South Korea.
The Times newspaper in London reports that Members of the European Parliament from across the continent find their brand new Hewlett-Packard laptops -- recently bought at vast expense to European taxpayers -- cumbersome.
Wal-Mart says it's cutting the price of the most up-to-date iPhone in half. That's another sign Apple is getting ready to unveil a new model.
The Dow closed in negative territory on Monday after fresh worries about overseas banks rattled investor confidence.
Stocks closed the day with an aggressive selloff as fears over Europe and concerns about banking trumped good news out of the housing market.