Christine Short, global markets intelligence senior manager at S&P Capital IQ, tells CNBC that the financial sector will be one of the growth leaders when fourth quarter reports are released this week.
Asian stocks ended slightly higher on Monday, helped by a 3 percent boost in mainland Chinese shares but trading volume remained light with Japanese financial markets shut for a public holiday.
Until recently, investors had been all too eager to pour millions into any Web start-up with rapid growth, regardless of whether it made money or even had plans to do so down the road. But after Facebook’s rocky initial public offering and flameouts at Zynga and Groupon.
Oracle said it is preparing an update to address a flaw in its widely used Java software after the U.S. Department of Homeland Security urged computer users to disable the program.
Find out what Wall Street analysts had to say about Boeing, Apple, Yum Brands and Tiffany in this CNBC.com Stock Blog Roundup.
Jim Cramer’s researcher Nicole Urken reviews the potential biotech pipeline winners there were highlighted this week on Mad Money.
Enis Taner, RiskReversal.com, and Jeff Tomasulo, Belpointe Alternatives, discuss whether Apple is a buy now.
Apple is going to unveil an updated iPad this Spring, Brian White of Topeka Capital said.
There’s something big happening in tech right now. Really big.
TheStreet.com says these five firms are getting ready to boost dividends ... they just don't know it yet.
Ben Reitzes, Barclays senior IT hardware analyst, explains why Apple is his favorite tech pick for 2013.
Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets analyst, says the new iPad will be arriving sooner than most people think.
Rocco Pendola, TheStreet.com, weighs in on whether it is time for Apple to drop Best Buy, and why it may not be in the tech giant's best interest to produce cheaper versions of its products.
During the all-important holiday season, both personal computers and video games saw sharp declines in sales, with consumers migrating to tablet devices.
Projecting trends is precarious business. But there are a lot of likelihoods for 2013. The economy is expected to grow, new technology releases will change consumer behavior, and demographic shifts will hit tipping points. Here are predictions for 2013.
With the sector challenged broadly, Cramer said in technology you've got to pick your plays carefully.
Apple doesn't just want a deal with China Mobile, the iPhone maker needs it, said David Pearl, an analyst at Epoch, on CNBC Thursday.
Stocks extended their gains in the final hour of trading to close near session highs Thursday, with all key S&P sectors finishing in positive territory, but volume was light amid caution ahead of next week's flurry of earnings report.
A little less optimism means a lower price target for Apple, Gene Munster of Piper Jaffray says.
A more conservative approach to Apple stock leads Piper Jaffray's Gene Munster to lower his price target.