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American Realty Capital Properties Inc. fell 1.0 percent to $11.94 with 21,020,000 shares traded. Apple Inc. fell 1.2 percent to $99.59 with 24,520,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. fell. 4 percent to $25.08 with 25,765,900 shares traded.
eBay fell $1.03 or 1.8 percent, to $55.60. Groupon Inc. fell$. 09 or 1.3 percent, to $6.59. LinkedIn Corp. fell $4.89 or 2.4 percent, to $202.90.
eBay fell $1.00 or 1.8 percent, to $55.63. Groupon Inc. fell$. 07 or 1.0 percent, to $6.62. LinkedIn Corp. fell $1.92 or. 9 percent, to $205.87.
eBay rose $3.97 or 7.5 percent, to $56.63. Groupon Inc. rose$. 01 or. 1 percent, to $6.68. LinkedIn Corp. fell $2.59 or 1.2 percent, to $207.79.
Apple Inc. rose. 6 percent to $100.75 with 52,613,700 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose 1.0 percent to $25.17 with 34,474,200 shares traded. eBay Inc. rose 7.5 percent to $56.63 with 54,042,500 shares traded.
eBay rose $4.13 or 7.8 percent, to $56.79. Groupon Inc. fell$. 05 or. 7 percent, to $6.62. Zynga Inc. fell$. 05 or 1.6 percent, to $2.75.
BOSTON, Sept 30- Third Point LLC, the hedge fund run by Daniel Loeb that is known for pushing companies to perform better, has taken a "significant" stake in eBay Inc and has had discussions with its chief executive officer, a source familiar with the matter said on Tuesday.
NEW YORK— AOL will provide Microsoft's MSN with more video and additional news stories from popular sites such as The Huffington Post and TechCrunch in an expansion of a deal aimed at selling more digital advertising. The arrangement announced Tuesday builds upon a partnership that AOL Inc. and Microsoft Corp. struck in April.
eBay rose $3.46 or 6.6 percent, to $56.12. Groupon Inc. fell$. 15 or 2.2 percent, to $6.52. LinkedIn Corp. fell $3.66 or 1.7 percent, to $206.72.
eBay fell$. 27 or. 5 percent, to $52.66. Groupon Inc. rose$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $6.67. LinkedIn Corp. fell $2.34 or 1.1 percent, to $210.38.
eBay fell$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $52.73. Groupon Inc. fell$. 06 or. 8 percent, to $6.61. LinkedIn Corp. fell$. 67 or. 3 percent, to $212.05.
Apple Inc. fell. 6 percent to $100.11 with 47,428,000 shares traded. Cisco Systems Inc. rose. 5 percent to $25.12 with 28,319,800 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose. 3 percent to $79.00 with 32,487,000 shares traded.
Activist investor Starboard Value wants Yahoo to slim down and merge with rival AOL, all without paying a $16 billion tax bill.
Listed options on Alibaba shares are set to begin trading today. Investor Kevin O'Leary of "Shark Tank," discusses the surprising level of institutional buying on Alibaba and how it's "sucking the air" out of the tech sector.
There was a time when a Yahoo-AOL deal would have created a giant so big that regulators would reject it. Not anymore.
eBay fell$. 10 or. 2 percent, to $52.83. Groupon Inc. fell$. 11 or 1.7 percent, to $6.55. LinkedIn Corp. fell $2.00 or. 9 percent, to $210.72.
"I think the Yahoo-Starboard situation is a Yahoo-Starboard situation," AOL's Tim Armstrong tells CNBC.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong explains his company's partnership with Publicis Groupe on digital video and TV advertising.
AOL CEO Tim Armstrong discusses Starboard's pressure on Yahoo to merge with his company.
LONDON, Sept 29- The mobile Internet economy remains mostly uncharted territory for app publishers, their competitors, the advertisers who support them, and investors deciding where to place their bets.