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NEW YORK, April 8- The dollar and euro fell sharply against the yen on Tuesday as hopes for additional stimulus out of Japan faded, while bargain- hunting on Wall Street lifted stock prices after three days of losses.
WASHINGTON/ NEW YORK, April 8- Comcast Corp sought to rebut critics of its planned $45.2 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc, arguing that newcomers like Google Inc and Apple Inc would ensure competition in both Internet and video markets.
A look at some tech billionaire's wealth offers a lesson in tech stock volatility.
WASHINGTON— Comcast Corp. on Tuesday presented its case to government regulators arguing that its $45 billion takeover of Time Warner Cable Inc. will benefit consumers without limiting competition.
Some of Tuesday's midday movers:
*Amazon.com, Yahoo shares up 3 pct on Internet rebound. *Earnings get under way; Alcoa to report after bell. The day's biggest gainers included Amazon.com Inc up 2.3 percent at $324.99, Yahoo!
Hedge fund Coatue will return $2 billion to investors after volatility caused losses.
Asian equity markets were mixed on Tuesday with Chinese shares outperforming but sentiment remained shaky following a global stock selloff overnight.
Investors should be careful chasing names into the selloff, but these names are worth a look, Dan Niles says.
Internet stocks were among the day's biggest decliners with Amazon.com down 1.6 percent at $317.76 and Yahoo! The Global X Social Media ETF which includes Groupon Inc and LinkedIn fell 2.5 percent.
U.S. stocks fell on Monday, extending losses into a third session.
*Internet stocks tumble; Yahoo shares down nearly 5 pct. Internet stocks were the day's biggest decliners with Amazon.com down 2.8 percent at $314.02, Yahoo! The Global X Social Media ETF which includes Facebook and LinkedIn fell 3.4 percent to $17.91.
Discussing Amazon's "innovation narrative", with Jason Del Rey, Re/code senior editor.
Microsoft has built a new television studio, and plans to roll out six series this June, said a report in Bloomberg.
March's payrolls were respectable, but not enough to support the robust growth the market wants, or frothy valuations.
A global stock sell-off, led by the technology sector, weighed on major European bourses on Monday, which all closed lower.
Regulators are likely to focus on how the Comcast-Time Warner merger will affect the market for high-speed Internet, NYT reports.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, discuss Yahoo's entrance into the video streaming space. Steinberg says Yahoo's original content play will allow them to compete directly against Netflix.
CNBC's Jon Fortt and Jon Steinberg, BuzzFeed president & COO, discuss Amazon Dash, a wand-like device, which includes both a microphone and a barcode scanner.
The "Squawk on the Street" news team discuss the Amazon Dash, a wand-like device it is testing with select "Amazon Fresh" customers to link them directly to shopper accounts.