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U.S. futures drifted ahead of the open Friday, taking a breather from their recent strong gains, as investors braced for potential volatility because of quadruple witching - market index futures, market index options, stock options and stock futures expiring at the same time.
The Dow rose for an eighth straight day, ending near session highs after a late rally. Industrials led the way, with Boeing and 3M at the top of the Dow.
He said, she said, they said: Let the War of Words truly begin between Google's YouTube and Viacom. In an earlier post, I included some of the details of the documents that instantly caught my eye. The one I ended with is the one I should have began with, per Viacom's legal team, which tells me subsequent to the filing that this was a clear case of cashing in on someone else's hard work.
At this hour a New York Federal Court judge is releasing hundreds of documents connected to Viacom's billion dollar lawsuit against Google's YouTube.
The Dow pared its gains Thursday as the dollar advanced amid renewed concerns about Greece.
Soon, consumers will be depositing paper checks straight into their bank account by taking a couple of photos with a smartphone.
The Dow rose Thursday as jobless claims beat and the CPI report showed little sign of inflation. How should investors be positioned in this environment? Christian Thwaites, president and CEO of Sentinel Asset Management, and Jason Trennert, chief investment strategist and managing partner at Strategas Research Partners, shared their insights.
Google and Intel have teamed with Sony to develop a platform called Google TV to bring the Web into the living room through a new generation of televisions and set-top boxes.
Tencent, the world’s third-largest internet company by market capitalization, said China’s crackdown on mobile text messaging was starting to hurt its business.
YouTube is taking on MySpace head-on with a new system to monetize independent musicians' videos.
The world’s largest online marketplace, eBay, hit a new 52-week high on Wednesday, and the stock more than doubled over the last year. So is there still room for investors to get in? Scott Kessler, equity analyst at Standard & Poor’s, shared his insights.
The Federal Reserve renewed its pledge on Tuesday to keep the benchmark rates near zero for an "extended period." Greg Peters, global head of fixed income research at Morgan Stanley, said he currently finds equities trapped between liquidity and weak growth. He shared his market outlook.
The news Thursday from Palm will be bad. We know that because the company pre-announced its earnings a few weeks ago. The company's credibility problem from both a marketplace and managerial perspective is serious; and investors who enjoyed a blockbuster run in 2009 seem to be running for the exits in 2010.
Social networking website Facebook has capped a year of phenomenal growth by overtaking Google’s popularity among US internet users, with industry data showing it has scored more visits on its home page than the search engine.
Cramer explains the biggest changes for investors over the past half decade.
The Fed came out Tuesday, and in five short paragraphs suggested that the easy money trades are still on. What’s your next move?
Stocks picked up again in the final hour of trading after the Federal Reserve said it would continue to keep interest rates low for "an extended period."
Stock index futures remained true to recent form before the bell Tuesday, little changed compared with fair value ahead of the Federal Reserve's decision on interest rates later in the day.
With tensions between Google and China bubbling up like a pot of boiling water about to blow its lid, how should you trade?
After being down all day, the Dow and S&P eked out gains Monday, led by Walmart after an analyst upgrade on the stock. Plus financials pulled off a gain amid relief after Sen. Chris Dodd unveiled his financial-reform bill.