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In the latest sign that the problem persists, researchers at the federally funded MITRE lab said this week that many customers of Intel Corp still had not adopted revised security designs Intel distributed in March after the MITRE team found new vulnerabilities in the start-up process.
Apple Inc. fell 2.6 percent to $95.60 with 55,014,100 shares traded. BlackBerry Ltd. fell 3.9 percent to $9.33 with 24,706,500 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell 1.6 percent to $25.23 with 27,308,200 shares traded.
Apple Inc. fell. 2 percent to $98.15 with 19,307,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 4 percent to $25.60 with 12,686,700 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 1.6 percent to $74.88 with 23,281,300 shares traded.
DUBLIN, July 30- Ireland is in the firing line from Washington again for luring U.S. companies to its shores for tax benefits, but despite contrite noises coming from Dublin, it has too much to lose to discourage U.S. firms bent on shifting their tax domiciles.
Analysts and officials compare the current operation to a one-month war between Israel and Hizbollah guerrillas in Lebanon in the summer of 2006, as well as to conflicts in Gaza in 2009 and 2012, when the economy took a hit but bounced back quickly, except for tourism.
Apple Inc. rose 1.4 percent to $99.02 with 52,754,400 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. rose. 6 percent to $21.36 with 18,488,300 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 2 percent to $25.92 with 27,283,500 shares traded.
But Romania ranks as the European Union's second-poorest state and among the weakest in collecting taxes and fighting fraud, making it poorly equipped to manage the bitcoin.
Apple Inc. fell. 2 percent to $97.03 with 44,545,900 shares traded. Ariad Pharmaceuticals Inc. rose 5.2 percent to $6.18 with 26,030,200 shares traded. BlackBerry Ltd. rose 5.6 percent to $10.38 with 31,147,300 shares traded.
Apple Inc. rose. 8 percent to $94.72 with 47,935,000 shares traded. Applied Materials Inc. fell 1.7 percent to $22.52 with 24,748,200 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 4 percent to $25.95 with 28,240,300 shares traded.
A long hoped for improvement in the economy appears to be manifesting in second-quarter U.S. earnings, but the next two weeks could be the real test.
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Companies such as General Electric Co and Intel Corp have reported solid results. Intel declared that personal computer sales have stabilized, while it forecast third-quarter revenue above Wall Street's expectations.
The Malaysian plane crash triggered a selloff by the machines but Gaza is a bigger worry for the human traders, says NYSE floor trader Kenny Polcari.
Advanced Micro Devices posted a net loss for the second quarter and gave a revenue forecast that missed expectations, sending shares sharply lower.
SAN FRANCISCO, July 17- Advanced Micro Devices Inc posted a net loss for the second quarter and gave a revenue forecast for the current quarter that missed expectations, sending its shares sharply lower.
Stocks declined Thursday, with the Dow retreating from its record, after reports that a Malaysian plane had been shot down over Ukraine.
July 17- Microsoft Corp said on Thursday it would slash up to 18,000 jobs, or 14 percent of its workforce, this year. April 2014- The chipmaker said it had cut 1,500 jobs in Costa Rica. January 2014- Announced plans to reduce its global workforce of 107,000 by about 5 percent this year.
The bear case for stocks is easy, but it's the bull case that may win out this summer, analysts say.
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Asian equities ended mostly lower on Thursday as profit-taking offset a record close on Wall Street overnight.