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If you hold onto an investment for longer than five days, consider yourself the new millennium’s version of Benjamin Graham.
Take a look at some of Monday’s morning movers:
YouTube made a lot of headlines when it launched its original content channels—but it also is making a lot of money. More specifically, its revenue this year is expected to be twice the cost of the company back in 2006.
Netflix bulls felt as smooth as Don Draper of Mad Men in the first quarter of this year, only to then find themselves as lonely as Steven Van Zandt’s character in Lillehammer in the second quarter.
Secret negotiations among dozens of countries preparing for a UN summit could lead to changes in a global treaty that would diminish the Internet's role in economic growth and restrict the free flow of information.
Facebook is announcing changes to its payments system to make it easier for developers to drive payments on their apps, generating more revenue for Facebook.
While most people are focusing on battles between technology companies or between entertainment companies, a more important skirmish is shaping up between Walt Disney, the leading entertainment company, and Google, the biggest Internet search firm.
When Steve Ballmer took the stage at Microsoft's mysterious press event in Hollywood, the bloggers in the audience gasped, but they didn't start to applaud until they saw just what the Surface tablet/PC hybrid he announced could do.
Microsoft is being secretive about a "major" announcement it plans to make in Los Angeles on Monday.
Buying a stock like Amazon.com because you have a familiarity with the name of the company and enjoy the products is a terrific way to get your head handed to you.
Take a look at some of Thursday’s morning movers:
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers:
Even the most savvy traders are feeling the heat right now, including hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson. How's he managing his losses?
If you’re among the throngs of investors running for the exits after the lousy jobs number, hedge fund manager Whitney Tilson thinks you’ve got it all wrong.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
Take a look at some of Thursday's midday movers:
The National Cable and Telecom show is all about the convergence of content, distribution and technology, and today I had the pleasure of moderating a panel at NCTA's annual show that addressed all those issues.
While Mark Zuckerberg’s daily wealth gyrations may be new, the phenomena of sudden wealth loss is not. It is now part of the world of wealth, where a growing number of personal fortunes are made and lost in the volatile stock market.
David Zaslav's Discovery Communications is bucking the trend, and proving that content is king. Despite the fact that overall cable ratings are flat and broadcast ratings fell 7 percent last quarter, Discovery grew US ratings 6 percent.
The Facebook gravy train is a long one – and some of the people who will benefit from the initial public offering are ones you might not expect.