GO
Loading...

Microsoft Corp

More

  • Icahn Wants New Chief for Yahoo Wednesday, 4 Jun 2008 | 9:50 AM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn would seek to remove Jerry Yang as chief executive of Yahoo if Icahn succeeded in a proxy battle against the company over its failure to reach a deal with Microsoft, The New York Times reports.

  • Lehman Shakes Up Stocks Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 5:34 PM ET

    The Dow suffered another triple-digit plummet with financials leading the way this time. Get the story on Lehman, GM, why Bernanke's backing of the buck and more in "Word on the Street."

  • Icahn Would Remove Yahoo CEO Yang: WSJ Tuesday, 3 Jun 2008 | 5:04 PM ET
    Carl Icahn

    Billionaire investor Carl Icahn would seek to remove Jerry Yang as chief executive of Yahoo if Icahn succeeded in a proxy battle against the company over its failure to reach a deal with Microsoft, the Wall Street Journal reported.

  • Really Real-Time Quotes for You Monday, 2 Jun 2008 | 7:29 AM ET

    Starting today we're bringing you real-time quotes straight from the Nasdaq.

  • Icahn Gets Antitrust Go-Ahead to Buy Yahoo Stock Friday, 30 May 2008 | 2:03 PM ET

    U.S. antitrust regulators have given billionaire investor Carl Icahn the go-ahead to purchase large blocks of Yahoo stock, the Federal Trade Commission said on Friday.

  • Cramer's Latest 'New Tech' Pick Thursday, 29 May 2008 | 7:22 PM ET

    The Mad Money host's seemingly endless basket of innovative industrial stocks just got a new addition.

  • Fast Message - We Answer Your Questions Thursday, 29 May 2008 | 7:04 PM ET

    Matt writes, “I bought Amylin today. What should I set as my target sell point?"

  • To Hell And Back Thursday, 29 May 2008 | 6:50 PM ET

    Sometimes a deal from hell can become one hell of a deal. Following are three takeover stories that could be worth a trade.

  • Stocks Close Higher On Financials, Lower Oil Thursday, 29 May 2008 | 3:25 PM ET

    Stocks closed with solid gains, though well  off their highs, amid strength in the financial sector and a big decline in oil prices.

  • Financials Push Stocks Up as Oil Tumbles Thursday, 29 May 2008 | 2:01 PM ET

    Stocks turned higher, pushed upward by credit card companies despite some less-than-stellar economic reports and news that oil supplies took a dramatic and unexpected slide.

  • Stocks Get Boost from Credit Cards, Financials Thursday, 29 May 2008 | 12:49 PM ET

    Stocks turned higher, pushed upward by credit card companies despite some less-than-stellar economic reports and news that oil supplies took a dramatic and unexpected slide.

  • A New Name for 'New Tech' Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | 7:01 PM ET

    Cramer enlisted marketing guru Donnie Deutsch to rebrand his favorite stodgy old industrials.

  • Yahoo Says Microsoft No Longer Keen to Merge Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | 5:49 PM ET

    Yahoo Chief Executive Jerry Yang said on Wednesday that a potential deal with Microsoft has tremendous power, but that the software giant appears no longer interested in a full merger.

  • Yahoo Wasn't Key to Microsoft Internet Plans: Exec Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | 2:01 PM ET

    Microsoft's attempts to strike a deal with Yahoo is an "accelerator" of its online strategy, but not the sole answer to advancing its Internet vision, the company's top software executive said on Wednesday.

  • Gates, Ballmer and Tech Oh My! Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | 11:50 AM ET
    All Things Digital

    Gates and Ballmer started with a trip down memory lane, talking about one of the tech industry's most enduring and successful relationships, stretching back 28 years. And it was an opportunity Ballmer almost missed out, thanks to the subtle recruitment strategy by Gates.

  • 'All Things D' Conference Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | 10:55 AM ET

    I'm with my colleague Melissa Francis at this week's All Things D conference in Carlsbad, Calif., and we'll be rounding up all our video reports here on this page. You can check out more from the conference on the 'All Things D' Web site link listed below.

  • Microsoft Looks to 'Touch' Controls for Windows Wednesday, 28 May 2008 | 7:51 AM ET
    Microsoft

    Microsoft plans to give users of the next version of its Windows operating system touch screen controls as one option for controlling the software, its top executives said on Tuesday.

  • The Week: What Investors Can Do When Oil Spikes Saturday, 24 May 2008 | 9:26 AM ET

    Most business news this week took a back seat to oil's relentless climb, but there were still some notable moments. And CNBC guests had plenty of stocks to recommend for worried investors.

  • Oil Prices Snag Stocks' Two-Month Rally Friday, 23 May 2008 | 5:20 PM ET

    Oil's relentless ascent finally pushed stocks over the edge, abruptly snapping the market's two-month rally.  The Dow dropped 3.9% for the week, dragged down by GM's 15% decline. Crude jumped $6 this week, settling at $132.19 a barrel. All U.S. financial markets are closed Monday.

  • For the week ending Friday, May 23, 2008, the U.S. Equity Markets ended the week down with all of the major indices off by more than 3% on continued concerns about high energy costs.  Oil and gasoline continued to hit new record highs and the dollar declined against major currencies.