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  • Google Search 'better mousetrap': Analyst   Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 6:11 AM ET
    Google Search 'better mousetrap': Analyst

    Daniel Ernst, Welch Capital Partners, shares his thoughts on Google's quarterly earnings and outlook.

  • Wall Street looks to finish week strong Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 6:10 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Big tech names will dominate market movements on Friday, with continuation of Greece debt talks and just one economic data point expected.

  • Stocks rise on tech earnings; Nasdaq adds to record Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 4:43 AM ET

    NEW YORK— Stocks advanced slightly Friday as investors cheered the quarterly results of three large technology companies: Google, Microsoft and Amazon. Next week, more than 150 companies in the S&P 500 will report their results, including such market-moving names as Apple, Ford, Visa, Pfizer and Exxon Mobil. Microsoft, Amazon and Google all rose sharply after the...

  • Amazon CTO: Cloud could overtake retail in 10 years Friday, 24 Apr 2015 | 3:00 AM ET

    Amazon has built its profile by becoming an e-commerce giant, but a top exec says 10 years from now it'll be all about Amazon Web Services.

  • Cloud is a 'big thing' for US tech earnings: Pro   Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 10:30 PM ET
    Cloud is a 'big thing' for US tech earnings: Pro

    Michael Robinson, chief technology strategist at MoneyMorning.com, is impressed by the performance of cloud computing in Amazon and Microsoft's earnings results.

  • Google lavishes chairman with $109 million pay package Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 7:56 PM ET

    SAN FRANCISCO— Google paid its billionaire Executive Chairman Eric Schmidt nearly $109 million last year while the company's stock slumped. It was the largest stock package that Schmidt has received since 2011 when Google Inc. awarded him a bundle valued at $94 million at the time he relinquished the CEO's job to company co-founder Larry Page.

  • Kleiner Perkins seeks $1M legal fee from Ellen Pao Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 7:37 PM ET
    Ellen Pao

    Kleiner Perkins Caufield & Byers filed legal paperwork Wednesday seeking $972,814 in legal costs from Ellen Pao, The Wall Street Journal reported.

  • April 23- Google Inc reported higher quarterly revenue and profit as rising online ad volume offset a hit from the strong dollar, sending the Internet company's shares higher in after-hours trading. The rising dollar took a toll on results at Google, which generates about half of its revenue overseas. "Excluding the net impact of foreign currency headwinds,...

  • Here's the upside in Google Q1 earnings   Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 7:33 PM ET
    Here's the upside in Google Q1 earnings

    James Cakmak, equity analyst at Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Co, says the 17 percent growth in Google's first-quarter top-line was actually better than expected.

  • 8 trades on big-cap technology earnings Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 7:27 PM ET
    An employee walks through the lobby of Google's Washington, D.C. headquarters.

    Google, Amazon.com and Microsoft all popped after earnings, but "Fast Money" traders showed less enthusiasm than markets.

  • Traders focus on tech, but keep one eye on Greece Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 6:42 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Big tech names will dominate market movements on Friday, with continuation of Greece debt talks and just one economic data point expected.

  • Wall Street takes Google earnings miss in stride   Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 6:17 PM ET
    Wall Street takes Google earnings miss in stride

    Despite a stronger dollar, Google still managed a 12 percent rise in first-quarter revenue and that buoyed sentiment for the stock, says Jay Srivatsa, managing director & senior technology analyst at Chardan Capital Markets.

  • Final Glance: Internet companies Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 6:05 PM ET

    eBay rose $2.14 or 3.8 percent, to $58.89. Google Inc class A rose $8.28 or 1.5 percent, to $557.46. Groupon Inc. rose$. 08 or 1.1 percent, to $7.15.

  • Google earnings and revenue miss expectations Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 5:34 PM ET
    A bicyclist rides his bike past a Google Inc. sign at the company's headquarters in Mountain View, Calif.

    Despite missing analyst estimates on the top and bottom lines, Google's stock rose in after-hours trading.

  • After-hours buzz: Amazon, Microsoft, Google & more Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 5:30 PM ET
    A trader works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Check out the companies making headlines after the bell: Amazon, Microsoft, Google & more.

  • UPDATE 2-Google shares rise after profit, revenue gains Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 5:27 PM ET

    April 23- Google Inc reported higher quarterly revenue and profit as rising ad volume offset the impact of the strong dollar, sending its stock higher in after-hours trading. While revenue and profit missed the forecasts of Wall Street analysts, many investors had been bracing for a weaker report, said BGC Financial analyst Colin Gillis. "Excluding the net...

  • Amazon's Web Services boosts 1Q revenue Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 5:12 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Strong demand for cloud computing services helped Amazon's revenue jump 15 percent in the first quarter. And it's expanding Amazon Prime Instant Video, developing new content for its Prime members including a TV series with Woody Allen. But this quarter investors are most interested in details about Amazon's Web Services because it is the first time...

  • US STOCKS-Nasdaq sets closing record Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 4:46 PM ET

    *Nasdaq tops March 10, 2000 high of 5048.62. Its record close of 5,056.06 capped a slow, unsteady climb from a 2002 low of 1,114.11 that spanned a recession, the rise of biotech and social media, and the explosive growth of mobile phones that has helped make Apple the most valuable company in the United States. The index's last record close of 5,048.62 was hit on March...

  • Google's 1Q reassures investors despite earnings miss Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 4:36 PM ET

    Google's first-quarter earnings rose 4 percent from last year to $3.6 billion as the company's Internet-leading advertising network lifted revenue by 14 percent to $17.3 billion. After accounting adjustments, Google said it would have earned $6.57 per share, four cents below the estimates among analysts polled by FactSet. The market also had been bracing...

  • Nasdaq Record: Then and Now Thursday, 23 Apr 2015 | 4:24 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Fifteen years after peaking during the dot-com boom, the Nasdaq composite has reached a new all-time high. But this isn't the Nasdaq of Pets.com and Webvan, when companies were valued on "cash burn rates" and "eyeballs." It has ridden a six-year bull market for stocks to close at 5,056.06 on Thursday, surpassing its previous record closing high of 5,048.62,...