There seems to be counterattacks on many levels in Silicon Valley, reports CNBC's Jon Fortt with the latest details on the struggle to break PayPal away from eBay.» Read More
President-elect Barack Obama got plenty of buzz when he talked about his want for a college playoff. Obama was asked last night by CNBC what he thought about Utah's claim for a national championship, given that they are the only undefeated team.
Former eBay Chief Executive Meg Whitman has resigned from three corporate boards for personal reasons, a turn-of-the-year move that would free her to run for governor of California.
As retailers try to lure shoppers with after-Christmas sales, a harsh reality is emerging: Shoppers are cashing in their gift cards for cash instead of scooping up discounted merchandise.
It's time to have some fun. Here's my top 10 list of what the New York Yankees could buy with the $423.5 million they paid for C.C. Sabathia, A.J. Burnett and Mark Teixeira. Please note, it's not all of these.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of EOG Resources and CIT Group popped while eBay and Liz Claiborne dropped.
Brent Wilsey says it's time to go shopping -- for retail stocks. The president of Wilsey Asset Management even has a shopping list. "What's happening is that a lot of estimates have come down a lot from 90 days ago, so people think they're going to come down further," he told CNBC. "A lot of this is built into the stock price already."
From that TP dispenser with the old guy holding his nose to Jesus action figures, there’s a lot of really weird stuff out there and it’s a fine line between stupid and cool. Here are 12 of the weirdest gift ideas. Check 'em out, then you decide: Are they stupid or cool?
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of BHP Billiton and Yahoo popped while Electronic Arts and Eastman Kodak dropped.
These charging bulls better slow down, Cramer says, before they crash headlong into a recession that's far from over.
Is your wilingness to "deck the halls" linked to the economy? A look at the "Christmas Tree" indicator.
Stocks rallied Tuesday as investors scooped up bargains and were encouraged by news that General Electric will keep its dividend intact.
Stocks rose sharply Tuesday as investors scooped up beaten-down stocks after the prior session's selloff that saw the Dow give back 700 points.
Stocks opened higher Tuesday, clawing back some of what they lost Monday, when the Dow shed nearly 700 points.
Stocks snapped their best five-day winning streak in 75 years with a resounding crack, giving back more than half the gains in one session.
Stocks pulled back Monday after logging their best five-day streak in 75 years last week.
Kobe Bryant and the Los Angeles Lakers rise again, Brett Favre stays in the game, the Olympic Committee makes a stunning move and more pro sports teams than ever go up for sale.
Online retailers realize two things in this tough holiday season: They've got to get to customers earlier and longer. So, they started rolling out the deals early to beat their rivals to the punch.
Following are the day’s biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Goldman Sachs and Ford popped while Chesapeake Energy and eBay dropped.
Amazon's holiday strategy is simple: Low prices. And, while it may not beat itself this year — the online retailer logged 42 percent sales growth in the fourth quarter of 2007 — the 12 to 15 percent sales growth expected this year will likely crush the competition. Ready. Set. Click!
Stocks wobbled as key lawmakers said an auto bailout deal might have to wait until December.