The results of cable and fiber ISPs improved on average from 2013, when the FCC found they largely delivered on the promised speeds, with Quest/ CenturyLink showing a 16 percent improvement. FCC senior officials said they could not determine whether that was because DSL was lagging in capacity or investments in upgrades or because DSL providers overpromised.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Jim Cramer finds that it sometimes takes a nasty selloff to get otherwise coveted stocks at a discount.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer made calls on stocks viewers asked about.
Take a look at some of Friday's midday movers:
Internet providers that beam broadband connections to rural America via satellites are expanding their services as the need for faster video and downloads is becoming universal.
Hedge funds that manage more than $100 million are required to disclose their equity holdings, options and convertible debt on a Form 13F. TheStreet.com examines Baupost Group's holdings.
Investors should focus on the smaller-cap companies, said Chris Retzler, fund manager of Needham Small Cap Growth Fund. He shared his best plays.
El Paso, ING, Lamar Advertising, Cleveland Cliffs and more...Investing can be confusing. Luckily, Cramer has mapped out some road rules for all you Home Gamers trying to navigate the jungle that is Wall Street. Think of it as "Mad Money 101" –- some fundamental advice to keep in mind as you play the market. Whether you're a first time investor or a seasoned financier, it's always good to remember the basics.
Good morning all. We have some info for you. The first Million Dollar Finals leader is Donald Tang who gained $73K on Mindray Medical. He's closely followed by Serge Amelyan with the same Mindray Medical trade. However, Serge used his remaining cash to buy 2 shares of CMGI at $2.44, which fell -2.46% Tuesday-- resulting in the $0.12 difference between him and Donald, and costing him the tie for first.