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Computer printer maker Lexmark International slashed its second-quarter earnings outlook, citing disappointing revenue from both hardware and inkjet supplies, driving its shares lower.
U.S. information technology company SystemsNet is interested in buying struggling Dutch computer services firm Getronics, daily De Telegraaf reported on Thursday.
Struggling Dutch computer services firm Getronics said on Tuesday a U.S. company was interested in buying it, sending Getronics shares up as much as 16%.
CNBC.com's Live Events Video Player carried all-day coverage of The Wall Street Journal Deals & Deal Makers Conference on Wednesday, June 27, 2007. Here are some of the video highlights.
Brent Bracelin, hardware analyst at Pacific Crest Securities, told CNBC’s “Squawk Box” that Dell Computer’s decision to sell through retail outlets could boost the stock to as much as $35 a share.
Color and personalization of the new XPS M1330 notebook are how Dell is choosing to highlight its design innovation and separate itself from competitors. The PC maker debuted its new line of notebooks Tuesday in an unusual way in an unlikely setting: a runway show in Macy's Herald Square. The launch is all part of Dell's efforts to regain marketshare lost to competitor H-P by rebranding with a more stylish edge.
Online auctioneer eBay. said Tuesday it is ready to begin auctioning advertising airtime on 2,300 participating U.S. radio stations, expanding on an existing plan to sell cable television ads.
Retail investors looking to jump back into the stock market may find it difficult to find out where to even begin given the wealth of mutual funds and ETFs out there. And even those comfortable with fund-based portfolios may want to explore the field of individual stocks, which are riskier than fund but also potentially more rewarding.
The Dow's record run hits a speed bump and the S&P 500 can't hold a new record high as worries about the economy and interest rates surface.
Stocks ended broadly lower and the Dow fell for the fourth straight session after strong economic data lowered the odds of a near-term cut in interest rates. "The market was looking for a reason to pull back," said Brian Belski, chief U.S. strategist at Merrill Lynch. "Coming into the holiday weekend, it's not surprising that we're seeing some weakness."
Dell, which has relied mostly on a direct-to-consumer sales model, will start selling computers through Wal-Mart stores. The deal aroused concerns about possible margin-tightening for chip makers.
Randy Lert, chief portfolio strategist for Russell Investment Group, told CNBC’s “Morning Call” that he believes valuations are now attractive for large-cap stocks.
All this week Cramer is going through the Dow Jones Industrial Average - explaining, stock by stock, why he thinks the index is going to 14,548 by year’s end. Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Hewlett-Packard should have disclosed the reason one of its directors resigned in the midst of the company's boardroom spying scandal last year, federal regulators said Wednesday.
Hewlett-Packard said it won a seven-year contract from NASA to provide U.S. government agencies with as much as $5.6 billion of server computers, printers and other equipment.
Hewlett-Packard, News Corp., Evergreen Solar and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Stocks ended the week mostly higher as strong economic data, soothing comments from Federal Reserve Chief Ben Bernanke and continued M&A action kept buyers in the market. The Dow Jones Industrial Average closed the week with gains of 1.7% while the S&P 500 traded up 1.1%. Both indexes closed higher for the seventh straight week. Not so for the Nasdaq, however, which fell 0.2%.
After 34 years working for another family company, this exec put his expertise to work reinvigorating one of the U.S.'s classic candy brands. Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
A late selloff pushed stocks lower at the close as strong economic data and encouraging comments by the Fed were offset by profit-taking and a spike in energy prices. "We're seeing a little bit of weakness, but the market not selling off tremendously is an overall positive," said Robert Pavlik, chief investment officer at OakTree Asset Management.
Dell (DELL) shares surged Wednesday even after New York Attorney General Andrew Cuomo sued the PC maker for deceptive practices. Meanwhile, Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) said after the bell that sales last quarter jumped 13% as it continued to steal share from Michael Dell and company. What's the better trade; bottom fish Dell or ride the HP mojo?