U.S. stocks mostly lower as investors watched Apple and eyed a slight recovery in oil prices after the prior day's sharp decline.» Read More
But the Olympics are far more than just a boost for NBC Universal, they're also an unprecedented experiment with online content distribution, bound to transform the way media companies distribute their content.
Coming back from a 90 point loss after a much worse than expected loss from Freddie Mac, the Dow rebounded as U.S. stocks hit a six-week high. The trend of health & personal care stocks doing well in this market continues.
Stocks advanced Tuesday, building on the prior session's rally, as a drop in oil prices and encouraging outlook from Cisco helped offset disappointment in Freddie Mac's results.
The S&P 500 has moved further into positive territory led by tech giants. Here's what they are contributing.
Cisco Systems reported earnings and sales that edged analysts' expectations, and the company's shares moved higher in extended trading.
Acquisitive miner Xstrata unveiled a $10 billion takeover bid for the world's third-biggest platinum producer Lonmin, aiming to diversify its business from industrial metals such as copper.
Time Warner said it would split AOL's dial-up Internet and advertising businesses into separate divisions by early 2009, a move that could ease a sale or merger of either business.
Just when you thought the Yahoo vs. Microsoft, Microsoft vs. Yahoo, shareholders vs. Yahoo saga had finally come to a whimpering close.
The company is recounting the shareholder vote for its board of directors after discovering that a tabulating firm failed to register the opposition of a major investor.
It's always a crapshoot what comes out of Cisco Systems' CEO John Chambers' mouth, and he's in the rare position of being able to utter a single word or phrase that could buoy or blast an investor's portfolio.
I missed blogging while I was away--there are just too many good stories out there--and I also missed your emails.
One of Yahoo's largest and most critical shareholders, Capital Research Global Investors, said on Monday it had asked for a probe of last week's shareholder vote, a move that calls into question the strong showing for Chief Executive Jerry Yang.
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Callaway Golf CEO George Fellows says that his company is in pretty good shape and its international sales can help make up for any weakness in the United States.
Some hurting, poorly managed companies can turn out to be great stocks. Fast Money kicked off their special series "Bad Company, Good Stock" by first taking a look at Microsoft.
Following are Monday's biggest winners and losers. Find out why shares of Dell and Elan popped while Exxon Mobil and Freightcar America dropped.
Expect tech investors to absolutely scrutinize the news out of Silicon Valley next week as Cisco reports earnings.
The Dow closed lower on Friday after General Motors reported hefty losses and new data showed U.S. employers cut jobs for the seventh straight month.
So after all the high drama, the passion, the verbal assaults, the hand-wringing, the concerns, worry and bitterness, Yahoo's shareholders have spoken. And they are resoundingly supporting the current board of directors. And I mean resoundingly...
This is inside the San Jose Fairmont's cavernous Imperial Ballroom. And I'm struck at the number of empty chairs here. The room holds 1,000 people. There might be 200 chairs taken. There are mountains of pastries outside the door. Most of it untouched.