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With home listings down as the housing market heats up, some buyers are refusing to wait until the for-sale signs appear.
A revolution has started as consumers use technology to carry out everyday banking tasks. America's banks are reconsidering the future of the branch.
Spencer Rascoff, CEO of Zillow, says mobile use of Zillow's site is growing rapidly as the housing market improves and users migrate to mobile devices. You can use it while you're looking at a home, he says.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Stocks could continue their sideways drift, as investors watch a few big earnings, jobless claims and an anticipated merger agreement for American Airlines.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday:
TheStreet.com profiles several stocks that could experience big short squeezes when they report earnings this week.
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As more investors vie for fewer foreclosed properties, prices are going up and great deals are getting scarce. See where the biggest foreclosure discounts are now.
Spencer Rascoff, Zillow CEO, explains why his company is lowering its fourth quarter forecast, and weighs in on the outlook on housing.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- U.S. stocks gained steam on Tuesday, with the Dow climbing 1 percent and the S&P 500 on track for a second straight advance, as voters chose the next president. Polls showed President Barack Obama and Republican challenger Mitt Romney neck-and-neck, with a handful of battleground states expected to decide the winner.
Investors will also closely watch races in the Senate and House of Representatives that could affect the ``fiscal cliff,'' or $600 billion in spending cuts and tax increases that are set to be automatically triggered at the end of the year.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open on Tuesday, putting the S&P 500 on track for a second straight advance as Americans went to the polls to elect the country's president.
NEW YORK, Nov 6- U.S. stock index futures edged higher on Tuesday, indicating the S&P 500 would advance for a second consecutive session with voters set to elect the country's president.
SEATTLE, Nov 1- Days after launching Windows 8, Microsoft Corp is mounting a strong campaign to win over the software developers it needs to kick-start its new operating system. A lack of apps is Microsoft's Achilles heel as it attempts to catch Apple Inc and Google Inc in the rush toward mobile computing.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Wednesday.
The big one is Workday (ticker: WDAY), pricing Thursday for Friday, brought to you by Dave Duffield, the founder of PeopleSoft. It has the magic word...But the one that will likely get the press is Realogy (ticker: RLGY).
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**ARQULE INC, $2.30, down 53.9 pct The biotechnology company and Japan's Daiichi Sankyo Co Ltd. **GENERAL MOTORS, $23.82, up 3 pct. Hedge fund manager David Einhorn said auto-maker General Motors "is much healthier now," and is getting its product refreshments "right."
Take a look at some of Tuesday's midday movers: