Oracle CEO Larry Ellison said Thursday that not only has Oracle been hard at work on an advanced in-memory database product, it will arrive "well in advance" of SAP's database offering.
Things are getting better, Cramer said Thursday.
After the bell both Oracle and RIM released earnings with the Fast Money desk all over the results and gaming their next moves.
The business software giant reported a profit that jumped 38 percent excluding one-time items and easily outpaced analysts' estimates.
The recent onslaught of negative economics reports and news stories may have many investors considering a more defensive investment strategy. Sounds like a reasonable approach, right? Not necessarily. ...A report from DailyFinance.
Stocks closed mixed as technology companies pulled the Nasdaq and Dow higher, although investors didn't have enough conviction in the future of the economy to break out of a tight trading range. HP and Cisco rose, while Alcoa fell.
Stocks remained mixed Thursday ahead of the close as technology stocks pulled the Nasdaq higher and lifted the Dow, although Wall Street largely remained locked in a tight trading range. HP and Cisco rose, while Alcoa fell.
Mark Hurd, the former HP CEO who signed on last week as a co-president at Oracle, is scheduled to be on Oracle's Q1 earnings conference call this afternoon, CNBC has confirmed.
Tech giants Research In Motion and Oracle are expected to report earnings after the bell Thursday. Matthew Thornton, telecom equipment analyst at Avian Securities and Brian Marshall, senior analyst at Gleacher & Company discussed their insights.
What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Thursday, Sept. 16.
Oracle’s profit report is always a big deal on Wall Street. But this quarter it could be the must-see earnings event of the season.
Widely followed technical analyst Carter Worth explains why the S&P looks like it wants to climb about 2% higher.
The decision to pay dividends may be a sign that the growth story at Cisco is over. But it's not over everywhere. Not by a long shot!
With Cisco announcing a dividend, will other cash rich tech titans (such as Apple) feel compelled to do the same?
Cramer thinks he might be.
Tech investors are growing more excited by ‘The Cloud’ everyday. Brent Thill of UBS tells us it could fuel some M&A.
Apple is easing restrictions on how software developers create applications for its popular App Store, allowing limited use of third-party tools such as Adobe Systems's Flash software to build programs that run on Apple's iPhone and iPad.
While HP and Oracle fight over Mark Hurd, could the real winner be Germany’s SAP?
Stocks closed modestly higher Wednesday but off the session's highs as investors continued to show wariness about the health of the U.S. economy. JP Morgan and AIG rose, HP and Intel fell.
Stocks trimmed gains but remained higher Wednesday after the government released data on consumer credit and investors learned the economy is growing but at a slower rate nationwide. Alcoa and AIG rose, HP fell.