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Apple Inc. fell $4.23 or. 7 percent, to $562.09. Hewlett Packard Co. rose $1.00 or 3.6 percent, to $28.50. International Business Machines Corp. rose$. 06 or percent, to $176.14.
NEW YORK, Dec 3- The star witness in the government's case against SAC Capital Advisors portfolio manager Michael Steinberg faced aggressive questioning on Tuesday from Steinberg's lawyer, who sought to discredit his earlier testimony.
When technicals confirms his fundamental outlook, the “Mad Money” host can barely contain his enthusiasm.
Apple Inc. rose $15.09 or 2.7 percent, to $566.32. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 18 or. 7 percent, to $27.50. International Business Machines Corp. fell $1.40 or. 8 percent, to $176.08.
Apple Inc. fell $4.84 or. 9 percent, to $551.23. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 03 or. 1 percent, to $27.32. International Business Machines Corp. fell $2.20 or 1.2 percent, to $177.48.
This year has shaped up to be an epic year for stocks. Here are the five most interesting stock stories on CNBC anchor Brian Sullivan's radar.
The FDA tells Google-backed personal genetic profiler 23andMe to stop selling its home DNA kit, another sign regulators think you have the idiot gene.
The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said it is replacing data center services from Verizon Communications Inc's Terremark subsidiary, with services from Hewlett-Packard Co..
WASHINGTON, Nov 27- The U.S. government is switching providers of Web hosting services for the troubled HealthCare.gov website, replacing Verizon Communications Inc's Terremark subsidiary with Hewlett-Packard Co, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services said on Wednesday. The contract was first reported by the Wall Street Journal.
*HP, Apple lead tech sector's rally. NEW YORK, Nov 27- The Dow and the S&P 500 closed at record highs on Wednesday, led by Hewlett-Packard's jump a day after the personal computer maker's earnings, while the Nasdaq finished at a 13- year high.
U.S. stocks climb.
NEW YORK, Nov 27- U.S. stocks advanced on Wednesday, pushing the Dow and the S&P 500 to records and the Nasdaq finished at a 13- year high after earnings from Hewlett-Packard helped lift the technology sector. The Dow Jones industrial average rose 24.53 points or 0.15 percent, to end unofficially at 16,097.33.
Nov 27- Hewlett-Packard Co shares soared near their 52- week high on Wednesday after investors saw signs a turnaround plan was gaining traction, but Wall Street worried the improvement was coming at the expense of margins.
*HP, Apple lead tech sector's gains. NEW YORK, Nov 27- The Nasdaq advanced on Wednesday to its highest level since September 2000 as Hewlett-Packard lifted the tech sector a day after the company's earnings. Overall trading volume was light, with many traders out for the Thanksgiving holiday.
"We look for stressed sectors toward year end," Larry McDonald says.
Wednesday's midday movers
*Tech sector advances with rally in HP, Apple. NEW YORK, Nov 27- U.S. stocks rose on Wednesday following a batch of optimistic economic reports, while Hewlett-Packard shares rallied a day after the company's quarterly results.
NEW YORK, Nov 27- U.S. stocks edged higher on Wednesday as a round of positive data boosted optimism about the pace of global growth and Hewlett-Packard rallied after announcing its results.
Editor: Maureen Bavdek +1 646-223-6200 Global Picture Desk:+ 65 6870 3775 Global Graphics Desk:+ 65 6870 3595. WASHINGTON- The number of Americans filing new claims for unemployment benefits unexpectedly fell last week, offering signs of a steady improvement in the labor market.
The global tech company will focus on the commercial PC and tablet market in 2014, CEO Meg Whitman tells CNBC.