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eBay rose$. 33 or. 6 percent, to $51.70. Google rose $2.48 or. 2 percent, to $1072.44. Groupon Inc. fell$. 02 or. 2 percent, to $10.38.
This year, six well-known U.S. companies, including Take-Two Interactive Software Inc, Yahoo Inc and General Growth Properties Inc, agreed to buy back shares held by activist investors who push for change at corporations they believe to be subpar.
eBay fell$. 55 or 1.1 percent, to $51.37. Google fell $7.37 or. 7 percent, to $1077.29. Groupon Inc. rose$. 10 or 1.0 percent, to $10.14.
eBay fell$. 41 or. 8 percent, to $51.51. Google fell $2.69 or. 2 percent, to $1081.97. Groupon Inc. rose$. 23 or 2.3 percent, to $10.27.
eBay fell$. 06 or. 1 percent, to $51.86. Google rose$. 59 or. 1 percent, to $1085.25. Groupon Inc. rose$. 45 or 4.5 percent, to $10.49.
PARIS, Dec 11- Video-sharing website Dailymotion, owned by French telecoms operator Orange, is close to signing a partnership in the United States and is working on another in Asia to help it to take on market leader YouTube.
*Alibaba still hoping to list in Hong Kong. HONG KONG, Dec 11- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd said on Wednesday it is seeking to extend the draw-down period of an $8 billion loan from January next year, a move people familiar with the e-commerce company's plans said would buy it more time to launch an IPO.
Yahoo Japan Corp outperformed the market, soaring as much as 6.6 percent to a 7 1/ 2- year high after JPMorgan started its coverage at' overweigh.' The gains built on a rally over the past two days of more than 10 percent after Goldman Sachs added it to its' conviction buy' list.
eBay rose$. 23 or. 4 percent, to $51.92. Google rose $6.52 or. 6 percent, to $1084.66. Groupon Inc. rose$. 42 or 4.4 percent, to $10.04.
*Cardinal Health, CVS rise after JV announcement. *Rambus rallies after settling with Micron. There's no reason to think this is anything different than that, "said Paul Zemsky, head of asset allocation at ING Investment Management in New York.
*Rambus rallies after settling with Micron. NEW YORK, Dec 10- U.S. stocks slipped on Tuesday, a day after a record close on the S&P 500, with traders looking ahead to next week's Federal Reserve meeting in the absence of market-sensitive economic data.
eBay fell$. 32 or. 6 percent, to $51.69. Google rose $8.27 or. 8 percent, to $1078.14. Groupon Inc. rose$. 53 or 5.8 percent, to $9.62.
Tech giants issue open letter asking the NSA to limit its surveillance of their users.
eBay fell$. 30 or. 6 percent, to $51.71. Google rose $8.96 or. 8 percent, to $1078.83. Groupon Inc. rose$. 24 or 2.7 percent, to $9.33.
eBay fell$. 10 or. 2 percent, to $51.91. Google rose $10.23 or 1.0 percent, to $1080.10. Groupon Inc. rose$. 19 or 2.1 percent, to $9.28.
Tech companies are mounting a public campaign to urge Obama to set new limits on government surveillance, the New York Times reports.
eBay rose$. 60 or 1.2 percent, to $52.01. Google rose $12.53 or 1.2 percent, to $1069.87. LinkedIn Corp. rose $6.55 or 2.9 percent, to $232.99.
CNBC's Jon Fortt questions whether there are "problems" with Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer, or whether she is a "CEO genius." Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair, provides insight into her Vanity Fair piece on mixed opinions of Mayer from her former employees.
SAN FRANCISCO, Dec 6- At Pinterest, the four-year-old online bulletin board service that is valued near $3.8 billion, some 70 percent of the users are female. Male-heavy boards dominate in the start-up mecca of Silicon Valley, which prides itself on progressive thinking and putting talent first.
eBay rose$. 90 or 1.8 percent, to $52.31. Google rose $10.89 or 1.0 percent, to $1068.23. Groupon Inc. fell$. 06 or. 6 percent, to $9.04.