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  • Early movers: LOW, JCP, SPLS, BBY & more Wednesday, 20 Nov 2013 | 7:54 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • U.S. stock index futures signaled a sharply lower open Wednesday, amid worries over financial conditions in China and as investors digested a mixed bag of corporate earnings.

  • How Nielsen measures Twitter TV audiences Monday, 7 Oct 2013 | 10:37 AM ET

    The new ratings will measure the number of people tweeting about television programs, and the number of people who actually view those tweets.

  • Spanish-language film storms US box office Tuesday, 3 Sep 2013 | 4:23 PM ET

    'Instructions Not Included,' a Spanish-language film with English subtitles, generated $10 million in sales over the weekend, a record for a Spanish film in the US.

  • Short sellers raising bets on S&P 500 stocks Tuesday, 6 Aug 2013 | 5:33 PM ET

    As the S&P 500 continues to trade near record highs, short interest appears to be on the rise.

  • UK porn ban: No sex please, we're British Wednesday, 24 Jul 2013 | 6:57 AM ET

    As U.K. Internet surfers prepare for major changes to the availability of online porn, U.S. porn companies are scrambling to determine the consequences for their bottom lines.

  • Early Movers: DIS, ZNGA, TYC, STZ, ONXX & More Tuesday, 2 Jul 2013 | 7:56 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • Is IBM's Watson the answer for consumers? Tuesday, 21 May 2013 | 7:18 AM ET

    Watson, the IBM computing system that conquered "Jeopardy!" on television, is launching an app business called the Watson Engagement Advisor that can be used to help consumers get answers on mobile devices.

  • Keep Clear of Investing Crooks Monday, 29 Apr 2013 | 12:00 AM ET
    Bernie Madoff

    If you want to avoid falling prey to someone like Bernie Madoff, the first and most surprising rule you should adopt: Don't trust your neighbors' referral, or your friends'.

  • Akamai Eyes New Second-Screen Technology: Report Tuesday, 22 Jan 2013 | 1:17 PM ET

    According to a report, researchers at Akamai are busy working on a new technology that will automatically know what you're watching on TV and then stream secondary content to your smartphone or tablet. TheStreet.com reports.

  • Stocks Close Up 1% on 'Cliff' Talks; Apple Jumps 3% Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012 | 4:27 PM ET

    Stocks closed higher Tuesday, with major averages hitting a two-month high, as investors were encouraged that a deal would soon be made in Washington to avoid the "fiscal cliff."

  • Futures Gain Amid Hopes for 'Cliff' Solution Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012 | 8:52 AM ET

    Futures were higher Tuesday, amid hopes of progress toward resolution of the "fiscal cliff" in Washington.

  • Early Movers: ARB, UPS, GBX & More Tuesday, 18 Dec 2012 | 7:46 AM ET

    Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.

  • On Monday, Nielsen and Twitter announced a new rating which aims to give programmers and advertisers more information about the so-called "second screen"—i.e. all that tweeting about television shows on Twitter.

  • Stocks to Watch: MCD, HSY, JPM & More Wednesday, 13 Jun 2012 | 8:09 AM ET

    Take a look at some of Wednesday’s morning movers:

  • Nielsen Partners With Unilever for Digital Measurement Tuesday, 28 Feb 2012 | 12:41 AM ET

    Nielsen wants to disprove the old adage about advertising: “I know half of my advertising works, I just don’t know which half.” Now the measurement company is making a big push to show that it’s moved far beyond archaic “people meters” to measure ad engagement for the digital age.

  • IPO Class of 2011 Mostly Underwater Wednesday, 14 Sep 2011 | 4:03 PM ET

    As the stock market continues to struggle, many investors who bet on this year’s new issues are taking an outsized hit since nearly two-thirds of 2011s IPOs are below their initial offering price.

  • JPMorgan Loses Key IPO Dealmaker Thursday, 28 Jul 2011 | 12:56 PM ET

    David Topper, a vice chairman of J.P. Morgan Chase’s investment bank and key architect of some of the firm’s biggest initial public offerings, is leaving the firm, according to an internal memo distributed late Wednesday.

  • HCA Opens Higher After IPO Is Priced at $30 a Share Thursday, 10 Mar 2011 | 10:31 AM ET

    Shares of private equity-backed hospital operator HCA Holdings rose by some 4 percent in early trading in their stock market debut Thursday.

  • Next Big IPO Market Test: HCA Wednesday, 9 Mar 2011 | 1:49 PM ET

    Next big test of the IPO market comes tonight with HCA: price talk strong. It's the largest non-governmental hospital operator, set to price tonight for trading Thursday morning.

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