Buying opportunities exist through the sell-off explains Paul Meeks, veteran tech investor who saw through the 2008 dotcom bubble.» Read More
MUNICH, Oct 1- Top European software company SAP AG said combining its business with Ariba Inc will spur additional growth, as it strives to become the world's largest cloud computing company. SAP bought business and commerce network company Ariba in a $4.3 billion deal, its latest manoeuvre against Oracle in the fast-growing Internet-based computing market.
A contributor to TheStreet.com discusses a few stocks that are constantly on the forefront of the valuation discussion and tries to answer the prevailing question of whether or not stocks always reflect a company's underlying value.
If you’re in business for yourself or you work for a company with an online presence, you know how important it is to have a reliable “host” for your site. The current heavyweight in this vital technology is Rackspace Hosting, based in San Antonio, Texas. TheStreet.com reports.
Stocks rallied to close near session highs Friday after Bernanke reiterated that there is further room for the central bank to act.
Stocks ended near session lows Thursday, with all key S&P sectors finishing in the red, amid fears over the weak global economy and as optimism over further stimulus the Federal Reserve diminished.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
The few people left on Wall Street in the coming week will likely debate whether the stock market is on a course to new highs, or just in the final stages of a head fake rally that will end in pain when September rolls around.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
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Concerns about Europe and slowing IT spending in North America were central in Nomura’s decision to trim estimates for numerous software companies on Monday. One analyst said that while the sector is suffering, they may be safe haven for investors.
The takeout speculation that has ignited a small recovery rally in Dendreon is empty talk; instead investors interested in the lucrative prostate cancer drug market should look to Medivation as a more attractive acquisition target, says a Jefferies analyst in a research note Tuesday.
When Facebook spacer went public a month ago today, the early betting was that it would storm out of the IPO chute and usher in a new wave of tech stock offerings. Some went so far as to compare its impact to that of Google's 2004 IPO
The software sector is rife with speculation that technology giants looking to diversify from PC and hardware sales will buy software specialists like Quest Software and BMC Software as merger and acquisition activity heats up in the sector.
Negative on the rally? Or bullish but looking for a hedge? There’s an ETF for that!
Jim Cramer’s researcher, Nicole Urken, takes a look at how you should view investing in an emerging industry.
Stocks lost steam in the final hour of trading to finish mixed Thursday, after the Federal Reserve announced new capital rules for financials and following Bernanke's comments that offered little hope for further central bank intervention.
U.S. stock futures held their gains Thursday following the weekly jobless claims report and after China's central bank unexpectedly announced that will cut its interest rates.
Stocks logged a modest gain in thin-volume trading Tuesday, lifted by a better-than-expected service sector report, but the ongoing uncertainty in the euro zone kept investors nervous.
U.S. stock index futures were slightly higher, but investors remained cautious following a string of disappointing economic reports last week and amid the ongoing uncertainty in the euro zone.
Reshaping a time-worn narrative isn't easy. Social revolutions rarely are, especially when you're a woman trying to break into the boys' club that is Silicon Valley. But an emerging class of early-stage tech start-up executives is helping dispel the notion that there isn't a leading role for them in the male-dominated valley.