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Today's Netflix announcement with Roku about a new way to get movies from the net directly to your TV screen and bypassing the computer screen in your home office, is cool for a number of reasons.
As crude oil went higher stocks went lower Tuesday. What's the "Word on the Street?"
Stocks finished near session lows as oil prices soared and a measure of wholesale inflation surged, sparking worries that the Federal Reserve will start focusing on rising prices rather than slowing growth.
Wall Street appears to be embracing tech stocks with several analysts getting behind the trend. What’s next now that tech has so much support?
Stocks finished flat as a new record for oil prices overshadowed a better-than-expected report on housing. Still, for the week, all three major indexes managed decent gains: The Dow Jones Industrial Average climbed nearly 2 percent; the S&P 500 index advanced about 2.5 percent and the Nasdaq jumped more than 3 percent.
The equity markets end a strong week fueled by energy stocks and technology, oil closes at a record, and the dollar weakens.
What will the internet look like in the year 2030? Here are the “Web 5.0” bets that Wall Street is placing right now!
Stocks rallied for a second day Thursday as traders found cause for optimism and technology stocks blazed the trail.
Stocks bounced back from a weak open after a better-than-expected report on manufacturing.
Talk about a busy couple of days for HP: yesterday, news begins trickling out that a $13 billion deal between HP and Electronic Data Systems. Shares are halted, speculation begins, a statement from HP confirms the talks, the deal is announced this morning, investors wonder whether IBM will face competition in its bread-and-butter business, and oh yeah, HP also pre-releases earnings.
Stocks got off to a good start Monday with the Dow making triple digit gains for the week. What's the "Word on the Street?"
For the week ending Friday, May 9, 2008, the U.S. Markets were negative for the week, with the Dow falling more than 200 points on Wednesday, making it the biggest point drop since 4/11/08.
A funny thing has been happening to Google lately. Have you noticed? It's going up! And I'm not talking about the one-day pop it got from those surprisingly good earnings. I'm talking about the day to day creep-up, the steady momentum. The parallels to Apple are pretty striking.
Stocks bounced back from the prior session's slide, led by techs and materials, as techs staged a rebound and materials benefited from higher metal prices. Better-than-expected retail sales also buoyed the market. Financials declined after federal regulators proposed increased oversight of investment banks.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
An agreement struck Wednesday could mean WiMax technology reaches 140 million people by 2010. How can you make ultra-fast money in the new ultra-fast wireless world?
Stocks declined as soaring oil prices triggered concerns about inflation and consumer spending.
Stocks performed a dizzying dance, sliding at the open, improving with economic reports and then doing a do-si-do with oil prices.
Stocks opened mixed Wednesday after a better-than-expected report on U.S. worker productivity. Oil hovered below $122 a barrel.
Clearwire and Sprint Nextel are planning to merge their wireless broadband units to create a new $14.55 billion wireless communications company.