International Business Machines Corp


  • Bitcoin: What to expect in 2015 Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 6:04 PM ET

    Bitcoin had a wild ride over the past two years, with prices driven by speculation, investment and government regulation, and investors should expect nothing less in 2015.

  • Midday Glance: Computer companies Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 1:43 PM ET

    Apple Inc s fell$. 20 or. 2 percent, to $109.53. Hewlett Packard Co. fell$. 26 or. 7 percent, to $37.75. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 62 or. 4 percent, to $154.76.

  • Early Glance: Computer companies Monday, 15 Dec 2014 | 12:00 PM ET

    Apple Inc s rose$. 86 or. 8 percent, to $110.59. Hewlett Packard Co. rose$. 13 or. 3 percent, to $38.13. International Business Machines Corp. fell$. 31 or. 2 percent, to $155.07.

  • Oil hits stocks; worst week of 2014 for Dow, S&P 500 Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 4:12 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Stocks fell Friday, as crude's slide continued and Chinese industrial production came in below forecasts.

  • Midday Movers: Exxon Mobil, Morgan Stanley & more Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 1:02 PM ET

    Some of Friday's midday movers:

  • Why you'll be hearing 'Hadoop' a lot in 2015 Friday, 12 Dec 2014 | 10:21 AM ET
    Hadoop the elephant

    The stock market will get its first real taste of Hadoop on Friday, when Hortonworks, a seller of the software, debuts on Nasdaq.

  • WASHINGTON, Dec 12- A landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision in 2013 that made it all but impossible to sue foreign companies in U.S. courts for alleged roles in overseas human rights abuses is proving to be a boon for U.S. firms too, court documents show. Royal Dutch Petroleum Co, U.S. companies such as Chiquita Brands International Inc, IBM Corp and Ford Motor Co have...

  • NEW YORK/ WASHINGTON, Dec 11- U.S. prosecutors, already smarting from a appeals court ruling that weakens their ability to crack down on future insider trading, on Thursday faced widening fallout from the decision as some existing cases threatened to unravel. Lawyers for some defendants hinted they might seek to withdraw guilty pleas, and a Manhattan federal...

  • At 30, Cisco sees double-digit growth ahead again Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 11:40 AM ET
    Cisco Systems Inc. Chairman and CEO John Chambers

    Cisco's Chuck Robbins says with good execution and a little luck, the networking giant can return to double-digit growth.

  • Shockingly boring millionaire investing secrets Thursday, 11 Dec 2014 | 9:59 AM ET

    Millionaires love a certain stock that fits in your pocket, but overall are surprisingly conservative investors, a CNBC survey reveals.

  • Apple, IBM introduce first of their business apps Wednesday, 10 Dec 2014 | 10:19 AM ET
    Tim Cook, CEO of Apple Inc. (L), and Virginia Rometty, CEO of IBM (R).

    Apple and IBM planned to announce the first 10 apps of a portfolio focused on specific tasks in a handful of industries such as banking. NYT reports.

  • Labor movement 'concertmaster' tests Beijing Sunday, 7 Dec 2014 | 9:18 PM ET

    When local officials warned striking shoe factory workers in Pearl River Delta that they were breaking the law, labor lawyer Duan Yi faced them down.

  • *Brought up among China's elite in Beijing army compound. SHENZHEN, China, Dec 7- When local officials warned striking shoe factory workers in China's Pearl River Delta this summer that they were breaking the law, a slight, bespectacled figure barely 5 feet 5 inches tall faced them down. While striking workers and those helping them have often been harassed,...

  • Defending buybacks: IBM CFO on stewardship Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 4:00 PM ET

    IBM has taken some heat for its buyback and investment strategy. CFO Martin Schroeter explains why they think it's the right path for success.

  • It's Google versus Microsoft for this hot space Thursday, 4 Dec 2014 | 10:32 AM ET
    A person passes by a Google logo in the company's offices in Berlin.

    Google wants to take over your office. The tech giant has a new plan for workplace domination.

  • International Business Machines Corp, Raytheon BBN Technologies and Northrop Grumman Corp won the contracts, the Intelligence Advanced Research Projects Activity said Wednesday, without disclosing financial details. According to ComputerWorld magazine, competition from Europe, Japan and China, which has the world's fastest computer, is spurring U.S....

  • Early Movers: ANF, TJX, TGT, LYV, AAPL & more Wednesday, 3 Dec 2014 | 8:01 AM ET
    A trader works the floor of the NYSE.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • BUSINESS-NEWS-SCHEDULE AT 1600 GMT /10.30 AM ET Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 10:43 AM ET

    Asia, Europe, U.S. factory activity slows despite price cuts. LONDON/ SYDNEY/ NEW YORK- Manufacturing growth across Asia, Europe and the U.S. slowed in November as heavy price cutting failed to revive demand, surveys shows, more evidence that a feeble global recovery may be grinding to a halt. LONDON- Oil prices hit five-year lows as slowing factory activity in China...

  • Traditionally strong December begins on weak data Monday, 1 Dec 2014 | 10:23 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange on the morning of November 28, 2014 in New York City.

    December kicks off with weak data from China and Europe and generally disappointing Black Friday weekend sales in the United States.

  • Black Friday sales slip as discounts start earlier Saturday, 29 Nov 2014 | 11:00 PM ET
    A Black Friday sign outside an H&M store in New York.

    More stores opened on Thanksgiving, yet early signs suggest sales on Thanksgiving and Black Friday fell from last year. The New York Times reports.