Oracle Corp


  • NEW YORK, Sept 19- U.S. stock index futures were rising early on Friday, building on record highs set in the previous session by the Dow industrials and S&P 500 and ahead of the debut of Alibaba Group on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • Early movers: ORCL, AAPL, BABA, HD, WMT, GSK & more Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 7:41 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Scottish 'no' vote seen boosting Wall Street Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 4:54 AM ET

    Wall Street futures pointed to higher open on Friday, with Europe shares boosted after Scotland voted against independence from the U.K.

  • As Wall Street watches Alibaba, stocks drift Friday, 19 Sep 2014 | 12:16 AM ET

    NEW YORK— With Wall Street focused on the debut of Alibaba Group, the stock market drifted into the weekend and major indexes ended little changed. Alibaba gained $25.89 to end at $93.89. Alibaba lined up its initial public offering of stock at $68 a share the day before, raising $21.8 billion from investors.

  • Your first trade for Friday Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:02 PM ET

    The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.

  • Bio Box: Oracle CEO Larry Ellison Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 6:00 PM ET

    CAREER: Started Oracle Corp. with $1,200 of his own money in 1977 and built it into a business software powerhouse. HOMETOWN: Born in New York, grew up in Chicago. WEALTH: Ellison is the world's fifth richest person according to Forbes, with a net worth of $51.3 billion.

  • *Oracle shares down after hours. NEW YORK, Sept 18- U.S. stocks rose on Thursday, a day after the U.S. Goldman Sachs rose 1.7 percent to $187.89, the biggest boost to the Dow.

  • After-hours buzz: Home Depot, McDonald's, Oracle & more Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:58 PM ET

    Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Home Depot, McDonald's, Oracle & more.

  • Oracle misses Street 1Q forecasts Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:50 PM ET

    REDWOOD CITY, Calif.— Oracle Corp. on Thursday reported profit of $2.18 billion in its fiscal first quarter. The average estimate of analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 64 cents per share. Analysts expected $8.78 billion, according to Zacks.

  • Oracle quarterly revenue misses on weak hardware sales Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:35 PM ET

    Sept 18- Oracle Corp reported quarterly revenue below analysts' estimates, hurt by a 7.6 percent fall in hardware systems revenue. Net income was $2.18 billion, or 48 cents per share, down from $2.19 billion, or 47 cents per share, a year earlier. On an adjusted basis, Oracle earned 62 cents per share, less than the 64 cents expected on average by analysts.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 18- Oracle Corp's longstanding Chief Executive Larry Ellison stepped down on Thursday, to be replaced by co-CEOs Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, as the business software company looks to modernize and fend off fast-moving cloud-based rivals.

  • End of era: Ellison steps aside as Oracle CEO Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:24 PM ET

    Ellison, 70, intends to still play an influential role at Oracle Corp. He is taking over as Oracle's executive chairman, replacing Jeff Henley in the position, and will oversee the engineering departments as chief technology officer.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 18- Oracle Corp said on Thursday longstanding Chief Executive Larry Ellison will become executive chairman and chief technology officer.

  • Oracle earnings trail, announces $13B stock buyback Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:03 PM ET
    Larry Ellison, chief executive officer at Oracle Corp.

    Oracle reported quarterly earnings that trailed Wall Street expectations on Thursday and announced a $13 billion stock buyback.

  • Oracle CEO Larry Ellison steps down Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 4:00 PM ET
    Oracle CEO Larry Ellison.

    Safra Catz and Mark Hurd, currently Oracle's presidents, will become the CEOs of the company.

  • How Alibaba stacks up to other tech titans Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:25 PM ET

    Alibaba's expected valuation is about $175 billion. Here's how that compares with other tech giants like Amazon, Facebook and Apple.

  • Most active New York Stock Exchange-traded stocks Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 1:18 PM ET

    NEW YORK— A look at New York Stock Exchange 10 most-active stocks at the close of trading:. Bank of America Corp. rose 1.6 percent to $17.04 with 108,090,900 shares traded. Citigroup Inc. rose 2.4 percent to $53.66 with 27,017,700 shares traded.

  • US stock futures maintain gains after economic data Thursday, 18 Sep 2014 | 8:32 AM ET

    Wall Street looked set to open higher, as stocks in Europe continued a relief rally over the Federal Reserve's accommodative policy stance.

  • What bubble? Legacy tech gets shut out of growth Tuesday, 16 Sep 2014 | 11:44 AM ET

    Lost in the chatter about the inflating tech bubble is an important detail: Most of technology's most notable names aren't participating.

  • Fed moves could steer next week's market direction Friday, 12 Sep 2014 | 7:01 PM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York.

    Markets are primed for the possibility the Fed will signal it's a step closer to normalizing its super low rate policy. Even so, trading may still be volatile.