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  • Corporations hold large amounts of cash for a variety of reasons, including speculation on the price of assets, corporate acquisitions, future investments or even as a precaution against market uncertainty. If a company holds more cash or highly liquid assets as a large proportion of their total assets and relative to their peers, investors can draw insight into the size and scope of a company’s future investments. Keep in mind that some industries by their nature will have much more hard assets

    Corporations hold large amounts of cash for a variety of reasons. So, which S&P 500 companies are the most cash-rich? Click to find out!

  • Stocks tumbled Thursday and selling accelerated in the final minutes of trading as investors worried about two events coming Friday — a German vote on the EU bailout and options expiration. The Dow and S&P both lost 3.6%, while the Nasdaq fell over 4%. A key gauge of volatility spiked more than 25%.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower opening after oscillating ahead of trading Thursday, as major European indexes shed early-morning gains.

  • Traders are starting to speculate about the tech security trade in the wake of a hotly anticipated deal.

  • Stocks fell Wednesday as Germany's move to ban some naked short-selling fueled a fresh wave of worry about financial regulation. The CBOE volatility index, spiked above 35.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Stocks fell Wednesday as Germany's move to ban some naked short-selling fueled a wave of fears about exposure to riskier assets. The CBOE volatility index, spiked above 35.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Despite overseas woes, Sterne Agee initiated coverage of Apple with a $300 price target. Doesn't Apple typically generate large sales from Europe?

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    What follows is a roundup of corporate earnings reports for Wednesday, April 28.

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    For every pets.com flameout, there are dozens of successful businesses that have either emerged because of the Internet, or have incorporated online business as a critical part of their operations, writes Mark McLaughlin is the President and CEO of VeriSign, Inc.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

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    If hackers could steal the source codes of technology companies like Google or Cisco, they could essentially give themselves secret access to everything the company and its customers did with the software. The NYT reports.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Cash is King!  Whether you are a bull or a bear, having cash on hand helps companies weather downturns or invest in the future.  Here are the S&P 500 companies with the biggest cash positions.

  • What follows is a look at stocks in the S&P 500 displaying unusual volume in today's trading session.

  • Stocks have been climbing higher on Tuesday so which groups are driving the markets and can it continue? Alan Lancz, president of Alan B. Lancz & Associates and Bill Smead, CEO and CIO of Smead Capital Management shared their market insights and stock picks.

  • Stocks fell for a second straight session Thursday as tech stocks dragged after Cisco's tepid outlook and investors remained jittery ahead of tomorrow's jobs report.

  • Stocks pulled back Thursday after a higher open as Cisco dragged on the Dow.