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Google and a financial firm have agreed to invest in a proposed $5 billion transmission system for offshore wind farms that could transform the East Coast’s electrical map, reports the New York Times.
Unlike many other companies still nervous about the jittery economy, Google has been spending like the good times are rolling again — and that has turned off some investors who would prefer the company hew to a more frugal approach that would drive its short-term earnings even higher.
The internet giant is using its vast database of web shopping data to construct the ‘Google Price Index’ – a daily measure of inflation. The Financial Times reports.
Fed easing and the wobbly dollar will again be the talk in Tuesday's markets, but Intel's after-the-bell earnings may shift the focus to corporate balance sheets and the heavy hitters reporting later this week.
Stocks edged higher at the close, with the Dow climbing back above 11,000 after a late session drop, amid thin holiday trading and ahead of a big week of earnings announcements. Boeing and JPMorgan rose, while DuPont and 3M fell.
Stocks turned mixed Monday amid quiet holiday trading as investors considered the next steps from the Federal Reserve and the release of several major earnings reports this week. DuPont and 3M fell, while Boeing and JPMorgan rose.
Is a national moratorium on foreclosures the right thing to do—and what does it mean for the banking stocks? Jim Meyer, CIO and co-founder at Tower Bridge Advisors, shared his insights.
Certainly the digital age has bought a new, fast Darwinism to business. Today’s innovators are tomorrow’s old news. Adapt or die. So, who wins next?
Anyone driving the twists of Highway 1 between San Francisco and Los Angeles recently may have glimpsed a Toyota Prius with a curious funnel-like cylinder on the roof. Harder to notice was that the person at the wheel was not actually driving.
Facing intense competition from phone makers wedded to Google’s Android software, Steven P. Jobs, Apple’s chief executive, finally plans to make the iPhone available on Verizon Wireless, the largest wireless carrier in the United States.
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The Dow closed above 11,000 for the first time since early May on hopes the Federal Reserve would step in to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft fell.
On Saturday John Lennon would have turned 70 and he's still playing a role in entertainment across multiple mediums.
Stocks added to gains as the close neared, with the Dow rising above the 11,000 mark, as investors anticipated the weak jobs report would prompt the Federal Reserve to step in and spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Bank of America and Kraft fell.
Friday Fun with Google, Lennon, Prop19 and What?...She Super Glued Her Eyes????
Do you know what this Sunday is? It’s 10-10-10. So what better way to acknowledge this historic day than with a Top 10 list of things to do on 10-10-10!
Stocks slipped Friday after a disappointing jobs report heightened expectations that that the Federal Reserve will pump more money into the financial system—action known as quantitative easing—to help spur growth. Arthur Hogan, director of global equity products at Jefferies, shared his insights.
The Dow crossed the psychologically important 11,000 mark as investors anticipated the weak jobs report will prompt the Federal Reserve to spur economic growth. Alcoa and Caterpillar rose, while Verizon fell.
From a slide down to the cafeteria to unlimited vacation time, there are some pretty cool workplaces out there. Here are Six Cool Companies to Work For, what makes them cool and the answer to your burning question — Are they hiring?