14-year-old Willow Tufano just bought her first house for $12,000. Well, technically half a house. Her real estate agent mom owns the other half, but Willow plans to buy her out in about a year and a half with her share of the $700 monthly rental income.
With a new iPad poised to hit store shelves on March 16, plenty of current iPad owners will likely hit the used electronics market to sell their older tablet.
Each quarter near the end of the earnings season, CNBC.com publishes a list of 20 stocks in the S&P 500 index trading at the greatest premiums or discounts to their analysts’ consensus target prices. Here they are.
The Brookings Institution analyzed the financial data of the world’s largest metropolitan areas and uncovered some interesting findings. Check out which cities were the most productive.
EBay is working to implement the company's payment service, PayPal, with retailers, eBay CEO John Donahoe told CNBC from the World Mobile Congress in Barcelona. Home Depot will offer PayPal as a standard feature of payment, and by the end of 2012, PayPal will be in 10 to 15 different retailers nationwide.
Discussing how eBay is adapting to the rise in mobile shopping, with John Donahoe, eBay president/CEO.
A number of hedge funds reported their holdings as of the end of the fourth quarter in 13F filings last week. Some stocks became battlefields as management judgment and oversight of accounting requirements came into question. TheStreet.com details some of these battleground stocks.
CNBC's John Carney and Business Insider's Joe Weisenthal discuss Facebook's IPO filing.
ConvergExMarket Group’s Nicholas Colas takes an annual look at “Super Bowl economics” to get a peek into the mind of the luxury consumer and this year there is very little inflation in ticket prices. What gives?
Changes at the top at some big tech companies over the past four months—including Research In Motion on Sunday—have some traders thinking about other underperforming giants that could use a new leader.
Google, Facebook, and Wikipedia did a brilliant job rallying millions of their users to oppose anti-piracy legislation being debated in Congress. It worked. In the wake of massive outcry that dominated the Internet and media on Wednesday, congressional leaders are sending the bill back to the drawing board.
Take a look at some of Thursday morning's early movers:
WNBC's Jonathan Dienst reports seven people have been charged in a nearly $62 million insiders trading scheme; eBay shares soar on earnings news; AT&T is raising prices for data plans; and two dozen people are still unaccounted for in the deadly Costa Concordia cruise disaster.
Discussing the trade on eBay's better-than-expected Q4 earnings, with the Fast Money traders, and Frederick Moran, Benchmark Company analyst, weighs in with the outlook for the internet company. Also the after hours trade on Xilinx, and Linear Tech.
The online retailer reported quarterly earnings of 60 cents a share on revenue of $3.4 billion, topping analyst expectations. However, the company’s outlook fell short. The stock wavered in after-hours trading.
Stocks closed near highs of the session Wednesday with the S&P finishing at its highest level since July 2011, buoyed by an optimistic report on Greece, which added fuel to an earlier rally after a better-than-expected housing market report.
The battle over Internet piracy bills, soon to be voted on in Congress, has reached a fever pitch, drawing a web-wide protest, and fierce opposition from the tech industry, among others involved in online business, the New York Times reports.
Stock index futures cut their gains to turn flat Wednesday following a handful of tepid economic news and amid fears over the ongoing European debt crisis, but Goldman Sachs earnings helped limit losses.
Of all the earnings reports coming this week, we’re hearing eBay may warrant close attention.
The start-up boom means there are more freshly minted millionaires looking to manage their wealth. And Wall Street firms are happy to help, for a fee. The New York times reports.