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Linux distributor Red Hat is seeing increased demand for its products even as the recession forces many companies to slash their IT budgets, said Red Hat CEO James Whitehurst.
Stocks ended higher Tuesday as investors were encouraged by comments from Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner that most banks are well capitalized.
Jon Najarian, co-founder of Optionmonster.com breaks down the M&A with Scott Wapner on Tuesday’s Fast Money Final Call.
IBM will have more merger opportunities that will help improve competition, said Peter Misek, technology analyst at Canaccord Adams.
The Dow plunged by triple digits on Monday as concerns about the banking industry’s health sent investors scrambling for the exits.
Stocks ended sharply lower Monday as Bank of America earnings and stress-test buzz dragged down financials. The Dow lost about 290 points, or 3.6 percent. The tech-heavy Nasdaq shed nearly 4 percent and the S&P 500 tumbled 4.1 percent.
The pros all agreed that the days of the market shrugging off bad news are over, and the bear-market rally probably is, as well.
The Dow tumbled on Monday in the wake of Bank of America’s numbers. Are investors just taking profits or is this the end of the line?
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Financials continue to lead the weakness today on the heels of Bank of America’s earnings report. In late-morning trading, B of A and Citigroup are now down 15 percent each, while many other regional banks are 11 to 15 percent lower.
European markets and U.S. futures are lower this morning following weakness out of the financial sector as well as some poor outlooks from various U.S. companies.
Art Cashin, floor manager for UBS Financial Services, offered CNBC his take on what traders expect Monday. Cashin weighed in the Oracle deal with Sun Microsystems — and the next S&P support level.
Stocks tumbled at the open Monday as investors braced for the next batch of corporate earnings. The Dow dropped more than 100 points, or 1.5 percent in the first few minutes of trading. The tech-heavy Nasdaq lost nearly 2 percent.
US stocks looked set to drop at the open Monday as investors braced for the next batch of corporate earnings.
Stocks climbed on Thursday with technology the star of the day largely due to optimistic comments from Nokia.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
The Dow advanced Wednesday as factory and home sales data raised hopes the economic downturn is moderating, at least somewhat.
The S&P 500 closed higher Tuesday, with stocks recording their best month since 2002.
It seems the recent rally in tech has some pretty impressive coat tails. Even Microsoft is higher!
U.S. stocks surged around 7 percent on Monday after the Obama administration detailed a plan to purge toxic assets from bank balance sheets...