The new generation of Internet stocks couldn't be more different those in 1999, veteran industry watchers say.» Read More
High-tech business formation is happening in those states funneling dollars to R&D. Here's a look at states on the forefront of change.
Of the 30 stocks on the Dow, only seven have not hit 52-week highs this year. Is it time to bet on these underperformers?
Ralph Acampora still thinks the stock market is extended, but he said "everything has changed" since he predicted a correction in May.
PITTSBURGH, June 24- If you are hungry for income, it is hard not to salivate over double-digit dividend yields that some closed-end funds offer, when most stocks only pay around 2 percent. But put your tongue back in your mouth. Funds to look out for are mostly closed-end equity funds such as MFS Special Value Trust and DNP Select Income.
June 18- Contract electronics maker Jabil Circuit Inc reported a smaller-than-expected core loss for the third quarter, helped in part by lower restructuring charges. The company, whose top customers include Apple Inc, Cisco Systems Inc and Ericsson, reported a core loss of 6 cents per share.
Stocks climbed on Wednesday after the Federal Reserve continued to taper, and said the economy is rebounding.
June 17- Cisco Systems Inc said it would buy privately held Swedish networking software maker Tail-f Systems for about $175 million to expand its network management and automation business. Tail-f employees will join the network equipment maker's cloud and virtualization group. The deal is expected to close in the fourth quarter, Cisco said on Tuesday.
Take start-ups Airbnb, Uber and Getaround, throw in a bit of Aereo, and you may end up with Fon, which allows you to share your Wi-Fi.
Jim Cramer has been cautious of tech IPOs lately. But every rule has an exception.
Stocks declined on Thursday after retail sales figures disappointed and energy costs rose.
Expectations for modest stock market gains will make stock picking difficult, but here's how Goldman Sachs is putting money to work.
Internet traffic will likely more than double in five years and much of it will be used for online video, according to Cisco.
WASHINGTON, June 10- Video consumption of the World Cup alone will generate nearly as much Internet traffic as occurred in all of Australia in 2013, according to a new Cisco Systems Inc report that shows growth in Internet traffic is fueled by video.
BOSTON, June 5- Security researchers have uncovered new bugs in the Web encryption software that caused the pernicious "Heartbleed" Internet threat that surfaced in April. OpenSSL technology is used on about two-thirds of all websites, including ones run by Amazon.com Inc, Facebook Inc, Google Inc and Yahoo Inc.
Instead of aggressively lobbying Washington for reform, Google Inc, Microsoft Corp and other tech companies have made security advancements their top priority, adopting tools that make blanket interception of Internet activity more difficult.
McKinsey sees a shortage of up to 200,000 workers and 1.5 million managers skilled with big data, leading companies and colleges to partner.
U.S. companies such as Facebook threaten the cyber-security of China and its Internet users, said the People's Daily on its microblog.
BEIJING, June 4- Chinese state media lashed out at Google Inc, Apple Inc and other U.S. technology companies on Wednesday, calling on Beijing "to punish severely the pawns" of the U.S. government for monitoring China and stealing secrets.
I’m constantly searching for positive outliers, said Cramer. When you find one the gains can be enormous.
Jim Cramer often tells investors to scour the market in an attempt to find stocks with reasons to rally. Is SAP becoming one of them?