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TORONTO, June 18- BlackBerry Ltd has agreed a licensing deal with Amazon.com Inc that will let the Canadian smartphone maker offer some 240,000 Android applications from Amazon's app store on its line-up of BlackBerry 10 devices this fall.
Some of Friday midday movers:
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June 13- Travel website operator Priceline Group Inc said it would buy OpenTable Inc for $2.6 billion in cash as it looks to add restaurant bookings to its services. The offer of $103 per share represents a premium of 46 percent to OpenTable's Thursday close.
A real estate broker tells CNBC's "Power House" that it looks like a seller's market for homes in Chicago suburbs like Naperville.
It's time for the Lightning Round. Cramer makes the call on viewer favorites.
Some of Wednesday's midday movers:
Even after the Heartbleed bug, some of the most popular websites aren't taking password security seriously, according to a study.
LOS ANGELES, May 19- Americans typically spend nearly $5 billion on gifts for graduates, with a little over half giving cash and a third offering gift cards, according to last year's National Retail Federation survey.
Top US hedge fund managers in the first quarter zoned in on the consumer sector, with investments that included eBay, Dollar General and Walgreens.
*Utilities, energy stocks sell off as investors book profits. NEW YORK, May 8- U.S. stocks mostly fell on Thursday with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq closing lower, led by losses in the energy and utility sectors.
*Utilities, energy stocks sell off as investors book profits. NEW YORK, May 8- U.S. stocks erased earlier gains with the S&P 500 and the Nasdaq turning lower in a volatile session, led by losses in the energy and utility sectors.
Central bank comments, retail sales, stabilization in internet stocks and the Cheetah Mobile IPO help markets.
*Alibaba IPO filing pressures Yahoo shares. Analysts at BGC Partners and Atlantic Equities told Reuters that Alibaba's valuation disappointed some Yahoo investors. That's why we see pressure on names like Google, Facebook and Amazon today, "said Tim Ghriskey, chief investment officer of Solaris Group in Bedford Hills, New York.
FMHR trader Dr. J is a bull on Groupon right now, while Mike Murphy says the company "doesn't know what it is."
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Walt Disney's earnings beat among the companies in the headlines after the bell Tuesday: Disney, Groupon, Whole Foods & more
The company reported a loss of 1 cent a share on revenue of $758 million.
The bond market is giving the stock market angst.
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