Google. Apple. Intel. Adobe. Pixar. Intuit. All names that many in the technology field would give their right hand to work for. Each has garnered a reputation eliciting superlatives for innovation and leadership. But as last week's settlement of a U.S. Department of Justice investigation revealed, each has engaged in hiring practices that hindered advancement for both employees and the industry.
Following are moves you might have missed this week. Find out why shares of Nike and Alcoa popped while Adobe dropped.
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Uncertainty again gripped Wall Street on Wednesday as investors grappled with a Fed comment suggesting inflation was too low.
What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.
Stocks fell Wednesday led by the tech-heavy Nasdaq and financials as the Dow broke a five-day winning streak. Microsoft and Bank of America fell, Alcoa jumped.
Stocks were lower ahead of the close Wednesday led by the tech-heavy Nasdaq as the Dow appeared ready to break a five-day winning streak. Microsoft and Bank of America fell, Alcoa jumped.
Headwinds appear to be gusting down Wall Street. Do the bulls have enough power to keep running?
Stocks added to losses on Wednesday, as stumbling technology stocks offset gains in energy and materials. Alcoa rose and Microsoft fell.
Here's why you should keep a close eye on these six stocks.
U.S. stock index futures are pointing to a lower open for the marekts as investors continue to digest the Federal Reserve's statment Tuesday that it is willing to provide support to the economy.
Stocks gave back most of its afternoon gains Tuesday as investors digested news that the Federal Reserve would be willing to provide "additional accommodation" to the U.S. economy. Caterpillar rose, while Alcoa fell.
Stocks were mixed Tuesday as investors digested news that the Federal Reserve would be willing to provide "additional accommodation" to the U.S. economy. Caterpillar rose, while Alcoa fell.
Stocks fell modestly Tuesday after reaching four-month highs on Monday as investors await a Federal Reserve policy meeting where future quantitative easing strategies may be discussed. Caterpillar rose, while Alcoa fell.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Tuesday, Sept. 21.
Stocks crossed an important threshold Monday to close sharply higher, but technicians are seeing mixed signals in the recent action.
Markets “hate uncertainty” and there’s still plenty of that going around, said Robert Doll, chief equity strategist at BlackRock. He shared his insights on the economy.
One of the big questions hanging over markets should be answered in the coming week, and that is where the Fed stands on further easing on interest rates.
Keep your eye on these other key data points and earnings reports as well.