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eBay fell $1.63 or 3.1 percent, to $51.10. Groupon Inc. rose$. 41 or 6.1 percent, to $7.10. LinkedIn Corp. rose $2.26 or 1.0 percent, to $231.00.
eBay fell $1.63 or 3.1 percent, to $51.10. Groupon Inc. rose$. 26 or 3.9 percent, to $6.95. LinkedIn Corp. rose $1.28 or. 6 percent, to $230.02.
Apple Inc. rose 3.1 percent to $101.00 with 97,423,800 shares traded. eBay Inc. fell 3.1 percent to $51.10 with 29,844,700 shares traded. Facebook Inc. rose 1.0 percent to $77.43 with 29,371,600 shares traded.
eBay fell $1.77 or 3.3 percent, to $50.97. Groupon Inc. rose$. 04 or. 6 percent, to $6.73. LinkedIn Corp. fell $1.08 or. 5 percent, to $227.66.
William Ackman criticized Allergan's board of directors, urging them to "wake up" and at least listen to potential purchaser Valeant Pharmaceuticals.
eBay fell $1.50 or 2.8 percent, to $52.73. Groupon Inc. fell$. 03 or. 4 percent, to $6.69. LinkedIn Corp. fell $1.86 or. 8 percent, to $228.74.
BOSTON, Sept 9- After months of staying largely silent on a deal he is trying to broker, billionaire William Ackman on Tuesday criticized Allergan Inc' s board of directors, urging them to "wake up" and at least listen to what potential purchaser Valeant Pharmaceuticals has to offer the Botox maker.
The largest percentage gainer on the New York Stock Exchange was Pulse Electronics, rising 67.33 percent, while the largest percentage decliner was MaxLinear, down 16.53 percent. MaxLinear cut its third-quarter revenue outlook on Monday. Among the most active stocks on the NYSE were Petrobras, down 3.60 percent to $17.69 and Rite Aid, down 1.94 percent to $6.34.
*Google has received over 120,000 takedown requests. BRUSSELS/ MADRID, Sept 9- A specialist panel appointed by search engine giant Google to help it implement a landmark court ruling on privacy rights held a meeting in Madrid on Tuesday, their first in a seven-stop tour to gather the views of European experts on the issue.
Apple Inc. fell. 4 percent to $97.99 with 187,221,000 shares traded. eBay Inc. fell 2.8 percent to $52.73 with 19,956,900 shares traded. Facebook Inc. fell 1.6 percent to $76.67 with 28,262,300 shares traded.
eBay fell$. 24 or. 4 percent, to $53.99. Groupon Inc. fell$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $6.71. LinkedIn Corp. fell$. 54 or. 2 percent, to $230.06.
The August same-store sales decline was its fifth monthly drop since Chief Executive Officer Don Thompson took the helm in July 2012, and warned a China supplier scandal would cut into profits.
Telecom was the weakest group of the day, down about 1 percent, pressured as Verizon Communications lost 1.2 percent to trade at $48.94. Amazon.com Inc also pressured the broader market, falling 2.1 percent to $335.11.
eBay rose$. 20 or. 4 percent, to $54.43. Groupon Inc. rose$. 01 or. 2 percent, to $6.74. LinkedIn Corp. rose$. 40 or. 2 percent, to $231.00.
"Right now we're in the same playbook we've been all year, where we hit a new high, consolidate for a week or so, and then march higher to another record," says Chris Bouffard, chief investment officer at the Mutual Fund Store in Kansas City, Missouri, which has $9 billion in assets under management.
Sept 9- When Alibaba Group Holding Ltd sells more than $20 billion in shares on the New York Stock Exchange next week, investors won't be buying equity in China's biggest e-commerce company.
Alibaba founder Jack Ma surprised potential investors at an event in New York by addressing governance concerns over the Chinese e-commerce giant.
Sept 8- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd founder Jack Ma on Monday surprised potential investors at a standing-room only event in New York by addressing governance concerns over the Chinese e-commerce giant, including a controversial 2010 spin-off of its online payment service.
"Fast Money" trader Pete Najarian says Yahoo is heading to $50 per share.
eBay rose$. 33 or. 6 percent, to $54.23. Groupon Inc. fell$. 10 or 1.5 percent, to $6.72. LinkedIn Corp. rose$. 97 or. 4 percent, to $230.60.