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2 hrs ago | Channel3000

Stocks: Caution returns as tech stumbles

Following three days of stock market gains, investors are feeling cautious again after Google and IBM posted earnings that disappointed Wall Street.


Related Topix: Vladimir Putin

6 hrs ago | West Australian

Google, IBM results raise questions about other tech-sector companies

Disappointing results from Google Inc and IBM may unnerve investors shaken by a strong recent selloff in tech stocks, underscoring the challenges the Internet and IT sectors face as corporate report cards come due in coming weeks.


Related Topix: Google, Startups, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Oracle Corporation, Recreational Vehicle, Security

Wed Apr 16, 2014

KTUC-AM Tucson

Dow, S&P Advance for Best Three-Day Gains Since February

What a difference a day makes. Solid earnings reports and a smaller slowdown in China's growth than many had feared pushed stocks higher for the third day in a row.


The New Zealand Herald

World stocks up on hopes Chinese slowdown is mild

World stock markets rose Wednesday after Chinese economic figures showed the slowdown in the first quarter was less severe than expected.


WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

US stocks open higher; Yahoo soars in early trade

Major stock indexes were notching small gains in morning trading Wednesday as investors cheered solid earnings from Yahoo and looked ahead to quarterly report cards from other big tech companies including Google and IBM.


Related Topix: Emerging Technology, Search Engines

Long Island Business News

US factory output extended solid gains in March

U.S. factory output rose further last month, extending strong growth from February after harsh weather had caused production to tumble in January.



Yahoo, PNC among early winners among US stocks

In this Friday, June 29, 2012, file photo Specialists Frank Masello, left, and John T. O'Hara work on the trading floor of the New York Stock Exchange in New York shortly before the closing bell.



Stocks get a boost from earnings, China

U.S. stock futures were moving higher after a set of positive earnings and better-than-expected Chinese GDP data boosted investor sentiment.


Related Topix: WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines, Financial Services, Travelers Express Company


Market closes firmly in the black

The Australian sharemarket extended its recovery after weak Chinese growth data revived hopes for stimulus in the world's second biggest economy.


Tue Apr 15, 2014


Most Mom-And-Pop Investors Don't Understand The Difference Between Mutual Funds And ETFs

A Vanguard-produced webcast on ETFs found that two-thirds of retail investors tuning in were doing so just to understand what ETFs - engage-traded funds - are and how they are different from mutual funds.


Related Topix: Mutual Funds, Personal Finance

Globe and Mail

The close: Stocks higher amid escalating Russia/Ukraine tensions

The Toronto stock market closed with a small gain Tuesday amid concerns about China's growth and worsening tensions between Ukraine and Russia.


Related Topix: Canada, Apple, Startups, Google, WebMD, Emerging Technology, Search Engines

The Beaumont Enterprise

US stocks are mixed in afternoon trading

Major U.S. stock indexes were mixed in afternoon trading Tuesday after an early gain faded.


Related Topix: Construction, Hovnanian Enterprises, Beverages, Coca-Cola Bottling Co.

Bellingham Herald

US stocks open modestly higher; J&J gains

Drugmaker Johnson & Johnson's quarterly earnings rose and Coca-Cola's matched Wall Street's expectations.


Related Topix: J and J Snack Foods, Food, Beverages, Coca-Cola Bottling Co., CocaCola

WTAE-TV Pittsburgh

Stocks: Trying to hold on to gains

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ABC News

US Consumer Prices Rose Just 0.2 Percent in March

Lower U.S. gasoline prices kept consumer inflation in check last month, helping offset higher costs for food and clothing.


Boston Herald

Asia stocks mixed ahead of China growth report

Asian stock markets were mixed Tuesday as jitters about China's economy overshadowed a perk from strong U.S. data and earnings.


West Australian

Stocks to watch at close on Tuesday

Bathurst Resources says it needs an extra day to complete a discounted share placement raising funds to develop its controversial Escarpment open-cut coal mine on the Denniston Plateau near Westport.


Mon Apr 14, 2014

KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

Stocks Finish Higher; Top Execs Out at GM

Shoppers were out in full force last month, pushing retail sales up more than 1 percent.


Connecticut Post


In this Friday, April 11, 2014 photo, trader Anthony Carannante, left, works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.


Is hot market for IPOs cooling?

In this April 10, 2014 file photo, Ally Financial CEO Michael Carpenter, third from right, is applauded as he rings the New York Stock Exchange opening bell to mark his company's IPO.


Related Topix: REIT, Personal Finance


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