*Backed by PE firms Francisco Partners, Sequoia Capital. Campbell, California- based Barracuda's shares opened at $22.20 and touched a high of $23.77 in morning trading, valuing the company at $1.19 billion. Its rivals include Symantec Corp, Check Point Software Technologies Ltd, CommVault Systems Inc and Intel Corp's McAfee unit.
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target to $27 from $30. target to $20 from $27. target to $33 from $34* RBC cuts VMware Inc to sector perform from outperform; price target to $100 from $115.
A nearly insatiable appetite for the latest personal electronic devices should enable the information technology sector to maintain its positive momentum for the next year.
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Stocks extended a September rally by breaking through a long-held trading range to hit four-month highs a day before the Federal Open Market Committee meets. AmEx rose while Cisco fell.
Stocks continued to add to gains Monday in a broad-based rally that pushed stocks to new levels, although trading volume remained thin. AmEx rose while Cisco fell.
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Stocks closed higher for the fourth straight session Friday after a better-than-expected jobs report gave investors another reason to think the U.S. economy is beginning to turn around. JP Morgan rose.
Stocks were heading to the best results for a week before Labor day since 2006 after a series of economic reports gave investors reason to think the U.S. economy is beginning to turn around. JP Morgan rose and McDonald's fell.
The battle for 3Par continues as Hewlett-Packard raised its bid for the data storage company on Friday. This comes after rival Dell matched HP’s previously increased bid. Does this signal more M&A in the tech space — and how can investors benefit? Matt Bryson, analyst at Avian Securities, discussed his insights.
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