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Stocks extended to their previous gains Tuesday after existing home sales fell less than expected and amid optimism over a confidence vote for Greece later this afternoon.
A sometimes under-skilled workforce and shortage of job training is compounding unemployment at home, while technological innovation and product development is paying off abroad.
Late last year, the Apple iPhone became the best-selling device at Finland’s leading mobile operator, a highly embarrassing situation for Nokia, the struggling mobile phone maker that has long been Finland’s corporate standard-bearer.
Even though Wal-Mart has 333 outlets and $7.5 billion in revenue in China, my firm estimates its market share has plummeted to 5.5 percent from 8 percent three years ago because it has not reacted fast enough to key trends.
Stocks rallied to finish higher in thin trading Monday as fears over Greece's debt crisis subsided and investors snapped up beaten-down stocks.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Tuesday's Squawk on the Street.
Stocks were higher amid thin trading Monday, led by materials, as fears over Greece's debt crisis started to subside and investors snapped up beaten-down stocks.
On Monday traders were taking a hard look at Apple after the stock broke below $325, the stock’s 200-day moving average to a 6-month low. What should you make of it?
Jim Iuorio, TJM Institutional Services charts Apple's decline through a choppy market, and the Fast Money traders weigh in on trades to start the week.
Stocks advanced in thin trading Monday after European finance ministers reassured investors a Greek debt default can be avoided, soothing worries over a spreading euro zone credit crisis.
J.C. Penney says its newly-designated CEO from Apple won't assume the job's full duties until February, even though he takes the title in November.
Stocks finished mixed for the week amid thin, choppy trading, but the Dow and S&P snapped a six-week losing streak, boosted by news a bailout for Greece may be near. However, gains were limited as investors were worried over the continuing economic weakness.
Stocks struggled to hold their gains ahead of the close as energy and techs weakened and after excitement over France and Germany's potential rescue aid for Greece waned.
At a charity event last night aboard the Intrepid on the Hudson River, several hundred hedge fund traders sipped white wine while waiting for the Roots to play. The weather was magnificent, but get past the pleasantries and none of them were in a particularly good mood.
See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Friday's Squawk on the Street.
One reason for the market's late day weakness: Apple just crossed below its 200 day moving average ... $327 and change ... for the first time since April 2009 , when it was $116.
Interactive textbooks on tablet devices, including Apple's iPad, are changing the way students learn and the way educators teach. The technology could revolutionize colleges, universities, and schools of all kinds.
It's no secret that there's plenty of pessimism in the market, but is there too much?
Stocks closed broadly lower Wednesday as the dollar jumped following worries over the exacerbating Greek debt situation and after a handful of dismal economic news.
Pandora Media's lack of profitability didn't stop investors from tuning in to the Internet radio stock, boosting it's price as much as 50 percent in its market debut Wednesday.