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eBay fell$. 84 or 1.6 percent, to $51.09. Google rose $4.92 or. 5 percent, to $1058.18. LinkedIn Corp. rose $2.59 or 1.2 percent, to $219.02.
eBay fell$. 78 or 1.5 percent, to $51.15. Google rose $2.01 or. 2 percent, to $1055.27. Groupon Inc. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $9.10.
Dec 3- U.S. retailers rolled out holiday promotions earlier in November this year, denting sales growth over the Thanksgiving weekend that typically marks the beginning of the holiday spending period, according to data released Tuesday by ShopperTrak.
eBay rose$. 58 or 1.1 percent, to $51.93. Google fell $1.22 or. 1 percent, to $1053.26. Groupon Inc. rose$. 34 or 3.9 percent, to $9.09.
Dec 3- U.S. retailers rolled out holiday promotions earlier in November this year, denting sales growth over the Thanksgiving weekend that typically marks the beginning of the holiday spending period, according to data released on Tuesday by ShopperTrak.
LOUISVILLE, Ky.-- Authorities trying to solve a distillery heist that netted cases of prized Kentucky bourbon have monitored websites and interviewed more than 100 people since the pricey whiskey was taken weeks ago.
NEW YORK, Dec 2- U.S. online sales are expected to hit $2 billion on "Cyber Monday," for the first time since the data firm comScore began tracking such information.
eBay rose$. 83 or 1.6 percent, to $51.35. Google fell $5.11 or. 5 percent, to $1054.48. Groupon Inc. fell$. 30 or 3.3 percent, to $8.75.
The rise in the value of bitcoin – which has surged more than 8,000 percent over 2013 – has created a new breed of digital currency multimillionaires.
U.S. stocks fall.
SHANGHAI, Dec 3- In a dimly-lit arcade in downtown Shanghai, shopkeeper Xia Zihan holds out a glinting, yellow-glass carving of the fertility goddess Guanyin, a range she says is starting to sell well after China relaxed its single-child policy last month.
To compete with each other and powerhouse Amazon.com Inc, many U.S. retailers began offering some of the season's best online deals, which were traditionally reserved for the Monday after Thanksgiving, several days ago.
The U.S. Supreme Court declined to decide whether Internet retailers need to collect sales taxes in states where they have no physical presence.
WASHINGTON, Dec 2- The U.S. Supreme Court declined on Monday to tackle the long-standing question of whether Internet retailers like Amazon.com Inc should be required to collect sales taxes in states where they have no physical presence.
Consumers are expected to take to the web to get the best deals delivered in time for Christmas on Monday.
Jim Cramer explains what to watch ahead of the open including eBay and Urban Outfitters. Cramer says Urban Outfitters is "missing the holidays."
It looks like online shoppers got a big jump on Cyber Monday this weekend. But overall, the holiday buying season got off to a rather tepid start.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat-to-lower open on Monday, ahead of a bumper week of data culminating in Friday's non-farm payrolls.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
NEW YORK, Dec 1- Heavy discounting took a toll on U.S. retail sales during the Thanksgiving weekend as shoppers spent almost 3 percent less than they did a year earlier, according to data released Sunday by an industry group.