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Sprint Nextel and Clearwire are in "advanced discussions" to form a joint venture that would build a high-speed wireless netowkr using WiMax technology, according to a media report Tuesday.
Volatile markets can eat a portfolio alive, but they can also create real bargains for investors, according to senior editor Jeffrey Kosnett of Kiplinger's Personal Finance.
The multinational trade is thriving as global growth continues unabated and regardless of the U.S. economic slowdown. But the best way to play the world’s booming economies can be right here at home. Guy Adami highlights his favorite U.S.-based multinationals.
If you believe the media -- and you should, every word ;) -- you'd think this nation was spiraling toward recession. But it's not necessarily so. Take Microsoft as an example...
When Microsoft's earnings came out yesterday, I had to do a double-take because it was hard for me to process just how strong these numbers truly were. I knew the company was poised for a strong quarter, but it was the breadth of its success, and optimistic guidance that took me, and so many investors, by surprise.
Microsoft beat estimates with both its earnings and sales numbers, and the company's shares jumped 8 percent in extended trading.
As the markets continue to swing up and down, some of the biggest names in the Dow Industrials can be snapped up with fairly sizable yields.
Though stocks are rallying today, investors are still proceeding cautiously. To help them along, CNBC asked the experts for their market survival tips.
Technology stocks plunged Wednesday, as weak earnings forecasts from Apple and Motorola sparked fears that tech companies would be hurt by a slowing U.S. economy.
A surprise Fed rate cut helped hold back a massive selloff in the stock market, although stocks closed lower on continued worries about the US economy.
CNBC asked the pros what they would do in this kind of unsettled market. Here's what they had to say.
Texas Instruments reports after the bell, and the company will be forced into Apple Inc.'s shadow, which might be a shame. That's because this company could offer up some surprisingly good news, both in wireless and in flat TV's.
Just some quick thoughts on what started out as a brutal morning, but is "coming back" a little thanks to the Fed's must-do move minutes ago: I heard from many of you over the weekend, and the tone was a little surprising.
From evaluating a bank to investing in a retailer – how do the Fast Money pro’s do it? Following are their secrets.
Wall Street ended a painful week with skittish investors drawing little comfort from President Bush's stimulus plan. What's the word on the Street?
At Intel and Advanced Micro Devices, which together own the market for computer microprocessors, their chief executives had one message for investors this week: "What, me worry?"
Stocks closed lower for a second straight day as the market absorbed more disturbing economic news. What’s the word on the Street?
Intel took it on the chin Wednesday after lackluster Q4 earnings. Is it time to throw in the towel, or take a second look?
Seems I struck a nerve with some Intel investors reading this morning's post on the company's steep decline following yesterday's earnings. Here's a taste: Bill Jameson writes, "Felt the same way. Nice report."