These companies have been shrinking either due to dropping demand, evaporating pricing power or by reducing their size.
Microsoft has narrowed its list of external candidates to replace Chief Executive Steve Ballmer to about five people, according to sources.
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Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Some of Microsoft's top investors have urged the technology giant's board to consider Ford Motor's CEO and Computer Sciences CEO as Ballmer successor.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday:
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
Take a look at some of Wednesday midday movers:
Take a look at some of Wednesday's midday movers:
U.S. mortgage finance company Freddie Mac is suing more than a dozen banks for losses from the alleged manipulation of the benchmark interest rate known as Libor.
With the Dow sitting at an all time high, where in the market can you still find value?
Stocks finished higher Tuesday, wiping out most of the previous session's losses, boosted by a batch of encouraging earnings reports and positive economic data from Europe.
StanChart has agreed to pay $327 million to resolve allegations that it violated U.S. sanctions against Iran, Sudan and two other countries, capping months of legal headaches for the British bank.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
NEW YORK, Nov 6- U.S. stocks climbed on Tuesday, the last day of trading before the U.S. election results came to a close, as investors looked forward to a resolution to the drawn-out race for the White House. ``The market just wants to wake up tomorrow and know for sure that there's a winner,'' said Linda Duessel, senior equity strategist at Federated Investors.
FALLS CHURCH, Va.-- Computer Sciences Corp., which provides information technology services to a wide range of industries, said Friday it won a $54 million task order to conduct background investigations for the U.S. The order has a one-year base period and four option years, for a total value of $54 million. Shares fell 15 cents to close at $30.59.
HONG KONG, Oct 12- China's state-owned insurer PICC Group is tentatively looking to start pre-marketing its proposed up to $3 billion Hong Kong initial public offering in mid-November, IFR reported on Friday citing sources. PICC is planning to raise as much as $6 billion through a dual listing in Hong Kong and Shanghai, sources previously told Reuters.
MOSCOW, Oct 11- MegaFon said the make-up of its board would reflect its focus on good corporate governance, as it sought to attract investors for its planned initial public offering after Goldman Sachs dropped out as an underwriter.
At the same time, Fitch affirmed the ratings of Credit Suisse's subsidiaries and holding company and of its issues. The rating actions on Credit Suisse have been taken in conjunction with Fitch's Global Trading and Universal Bank periodic review.
LONDON, Oct 10- Global household wealth will grow by nearly 50 percent in the next five years to $330 trillion, with the Chinese overtaking the Japanese as the world's second richest people, Credit Suisse said in a report on Wednesday.