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The benchmark S&P index slumped 3.1 percent last week to sit just above its support level, the 200- day moving average of around 1,905. The declines were sparked by a cut in the global growth forecast by the International Monetary Fund and disappointing economic data in Europe. Earnings season will pick up this week, with results expected from Dow components...
Authorities said Braverman from 2010 to 2013 made close to $300,000 from illegal trades in stocks and options of eight companies, including Drugstore.com Inc, Dealertrack Technologies Inc and Seagate Technology Plc, involved in transactions on which Wilson Sonsini was providing legal advice.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday: Google, IBM, Seagate & more.
"This group is where the action is and I gotta tell ya, people are still under invested," says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
Quarterly earnings growth and clues from companies' commentaries will tell whether there really will be a bounce back in growth in the second half.
Its shares have slumped 16 percent since Chief Executive Officer Kevin Murai warned earlier in July that increased demand was already waning from companies buying new computers to upgrade their operating systems after Microsoft Corp stopped supporting Windows XP in April.
Cramer says the price action in Tuesday’s market is sending an important message about what to buy in the days ahead.
Chipmaker SanDisk said it would buy flash storage device maker Fusion-io for about $1.1 billion.
June 16- SanDisk Corp is buying Fusion-io Inc for about $1.1 billion to add heft to its fast-growing business of providing flash storage drives to companies.
Largely ignored during much of last year's rally in the S&P, the stocks leading the U.S. market this year rank among its usually sleepiest components.
NEW YORK, June 10- Largely ignored during much of last year's 30 percent rally in the Standard& Poor's 500 Index, the stocks leading the U.S. market this year rank among its usually sleepiest components. The best sector in 2014 is utilities, including Consolidated Edison, about as staid a group as one can get.
Washington- based market research company Osterman Research expects the global file synchronization and sharing market to double to about $80 billion by 2017. Eighty to 90 percent of this revenue will come from business.
A shoe that talks and a wristband that connects to a personal trainer: Welcome to the brave new world of wearable technology from India.
The Ira Sohn Investment Conference gets underway, with a bevy of high-profile managers set to give their picks.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Tuesday: Twitter, eBay, Costco
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open, ahead of first quarter earnings from companies including Twitter and eBay.
Stocks of SunEdison and Conn's jumped Tuesday on news that David Einhorn's Greenlight Capital had opened new positions in them.
Technology stocks in the U.S. have seen a spike in short-selling since the start of the year, according to financial research firm Markit.
Higher interest rates are a boon to banks, semiconductor firms are soaring, and Goldman's brass weigh in on high-frequency trading.
Old-school tech stocks, like Hewlett-Packard, soar this week. One theory: Many of the super-growth tech names have maxed out.