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NEW YORK, Oct 3- Portfolio manager Bill Nygren, whose $6.2 billion Oakmark Select fund has been among the best performing large cap funds in 2014, has added more than a million shares of MasterCard Inc this year, even as shares of the payments company have shed almost 12 percent year to date. Now the fourth-largest position in Nygren's fund, Mastercard has lost...
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Stocks fell for another session on Tuesday.
EBay's about-face to split its PayPal and marketplace businesses into separate companies could make each acquisition targets, analysts tell CNBC.
Investors continued to grapple with the Dow's triple-digit selloff with the core catalyst unclear. Is it a sign of trouble to come?
Apple new mobile payments system is winning over financial industry heavyweights, signaling the likely demise of lesser payment alternatives.
As fans pocket new iPhone 6 models, they'll be discovering a new function: Apple Pay. Will consumers and merchants adopt the new payment technology?
*Visa exploring options for 5.5 pct stake in Monitise. *Visa fourth-biggest stakeholder in Monitise. Sept 18- Monitise Plc lost more than a third of its market value after Visa Inc, its biggest customer, revealed plans to divest its stake in the company and pursue development of its own mobile payment systems.
Microsoft laid off 2,100 employees as a part of a previously announced restructuring plan.
NEW YORK, Sept 18- If history is any guide, investors who miss out on getting a slice of Alibaba's massive initial public offering may want to think twice about jumping into the stock once it hits the New York Stock Exchange.
Apple's mobile payments service and the cryptocurrency are "not super comparable," says investor Cameron Winklevoss.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Sept 18- Visa Inc said it was exploring options for its investment in Monitise Plc, a British mobile banking technology company, sending Monitise's shares down 26 percent. Visa currently has a 5.5 percent stake in Monitise. The company, which first invested in Monitise in 2009, said it would reduce its dependence on external mobile development resources.
If the NFL doesn't want to lose sponsors, it must act soon, the former head of sports marketing for Anheuser-Busch said.
Major sponsors have made public statements criticizing the NFL over its handling of Ray Rice and Adrian Peterson. Will the displeasure take hold?
A report said Devon Energy, Anadarko Petroleum and Facebook are among the multinational S&P 100 corporations hit with the highest tax rates in 2013.
Microsoft announced the smallest percentage increase in its dividend since 2009 and appointed new directors to replace two board members.
SEATTLE, Sept 16- Microsoft Corp on Tuesday announced an 11 percent increase in its quarterly dividend and appointed two new directors to replace two board members who decided not to seek re-election.
It seems money managers are attracted to these payment services providers, says CNBC's Jim Cramer.
The tech giant will make 15 cents of every $100 spent, or 0.15 percent, using Apple Pay, sources said. The FT reports.