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In today's trading session, a total of 68 stocks in the S&P 500 reached new 52-week highs. Here is a look at those companies.
Stocks opened slightly positive Monday as investors grew less jittery about the situation in Dubai and a big merger deal helped juice the energy sector.
Stock index futures pointed to a positive open for Wall Street on Monday as investors cheered news that Abu Dhabi would provide $10 billion of surprise aid to neighbor Dubai.
U.S. stocks finished the week mixed to flat, with the S&P 500 and Dow Jones Industrial Average posting modest gains on Friday, following stronger-than expected retail sales and a boost in consumer confidence early this month.
By bringing together views from Google, Shell, Ericsson, General Mills along with those from leading academics and governments from around the world, The Future Agenda program has already highlighted 20 key insights on the world in 2020: To date 155 countries are involved.
No, this is not a blog about a certain celebrity athlete who faces ever more sordid but unproven allegations daily, including charges he paid for things.
Goldman stepped into the market spotlight midday, after the firm said its top executives will receive stock instead of cash bonuses this year. Is that a buy signal?
And Google, Amazon.com and other techs as well.
President Barack Obama spent his first 11 months in the White House hammering on the wrong problems—reforming healthcare and capping carbon emissions—instead of the right one: unemployment.
Markets opened lower on Wednesday, but Carmine Grigoli, chief investment strategist at Mizuho Securities said he expects the stock rally to continue. He shared his market outlook and sector picks.
The traders are closely watching the action in Amazon after the stock hit record highs then rolled over.
Cisco Systems CEO John Chambers is in a good mood, and he should be. Even though the stock is down fractionally today, Chambers was able to reiterate his company's long term growth outlook of 11 to 17 percent, something he said he wouldn't do until there were noticeable and sustainable signs of an economic turnaround.
Today three top music labels are teaming up to launch Vevo, a new music video destination site hosted on YouTube, in an attempt to create a new revenue stream for a struggling industry.
The junkies (newspapers) are rebelling against their dealer; the dope is Web traffic, and the dealer is Google.
In the eleven days since Tiger Woods had his accident, news surrounding the world’s No. 1 golfer has lit up the Internet. The gossip sites went back and forth to scoop each other on the latest and there was apparently an insatiable desire to hear and read more. But there are now early indications that the overall interest in every twist and turn of the Woods story is dying down.
The private-sale sites — a misnomer because most of these so-called exclusive sites are open to anyone who signs up — have become a thriving corner of online commerce., says the New York Times.
If you’re like most of the rest of the world, you use Google’s dominant search engine every day to navigate the Internet. Few companies reach the status Google has attained, both in terms of business success and the whole mystique that surrounds this company.
U.S. stocks posted modest gains this week, following a better-than-expected jobs report on Friday, which boosted hopes for an economic recovery and stabilization in the labor market.
More consumers, businesses and universities looking to cut transportation costs are ditching car ownership for car sharing.