Stocks closed higher for a third-straight session in choppy trading Thursday, with the S&P 500 hitting its best level since May.
The Internet giant reported quarterly earnings that beat Wall Street's expectations but revenue fell slightly short. Its shares rose in extended-hours trading.
Darren Chervitx, Jacob Internet Fund has the trade on Google before its earnings, and the best tech trades to make, with the FMHR crew.
U.S. stock index futures pared some of its earlier gains Thursday after the weekly jobless claims rose more than expected and as investors digested a bag of mixed earnings reports.
Jobless claims and increasingly soggy-looking earnings news could set the tone for stocks Thursday, after a two-day rally fueled by the prospect of more Fed easing.
Two big stocks, two bold calls. That describes last Friday’s "Options Action," where the traders got bearish on a financial giant, and bullish on the king of Internet search.
Facebook isn't keeping it's users very satisfied, in fact, they are finding more reasons to (dis) like the social network, according to a recent report.
The "Mad Money" host gives his take on what new Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer may have to offer.
The Internet company beat on earnings but revenue came in light. The results came less than twenty-four hours after naming Google executive Marissa Mayer as its new CEO.
Stocks closed higher in choppy trading Tuesday, wiping out the previous session's declines, thanks to better-than-expected earnings reports and as investors remained hopeful that the central bank may still be open to further easing.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
It's Marissa Mayer's first day on the job at Yahoo and there's no shortage of opinion about her challenges.
Newly appointed Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer offered tips for preventing work burnout at a NYC gathering last month.
Marissa Mayer intends to restore Yahoo’s spacer stature as a technological innovator and will not shy away from tough competition to that end, the former Google executive told the Financial Times as she begins her tenure as the struggling web portal’s latest chief executive.
U.S. stock index futures were higher Tuesday following a batch of better-than-expected earnings and as investors speculated Federal Reserve chairman Ben Bernanke may give fresh clues about further stimulus measures on the heels of several weak economic reports pointing to an economic slowdown.
Take a look at some of Tuesday’s morning movers:
Ken Sena, Evercore Partners, discusses the challenges facing the new top executive at Yahoo and why it's a big loss for Google.
Marissa Mayer won't have a big window to prove that she can replicate her Google success at Yahoo—probably 100 days or less, one pro said on CNBC's "Fast Money."
Marissa Mayer, tapped from Google's top ranks, was named President and CEO of Yahoo on Monday.
How will Yahoo's new CEO impact Google? Colin Gillis of BGC analyst, offers insight.