Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
Stocks surge to new highs after hiring climbs A big gain in the job market is lifting the stock market to new milestones. The Dow Jones industrial average crossed 15,000 for the first time early Friday, and the Standard and Poor's 500 index, a broader market measure, broke through 1,600 for the first time. More
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Apple stock tops $600 day before new iPad release NEW YORK — Apple’s stock touched $600 for the first time, the day before the company’s latest iPad goes on sale. The stock reached $600.01 just after the market opened Thursday. It lost those gains and closed down $4.02, or 0.7 percent, at $585.56. 03/15/2012 - 10:08 am | View Link
Apple stock tops $600 day before new iPad release NEW YORK - Apple Inc.'s stock touched $600 for the first time, the day before the company's latest iPad goes on sale. The stock reached $600.01 just after the market opened and was up $3.76 at $593.34 after the half-hour of trading. Apple is the world's ... 03/15/2012 - 6:03 am | View Link
Apple stock tops $600 day before new iPad release NEW YORK - Apple Inc.'s (AAPL) stock has touched $600 for the first time, the day before the company's latest iPad goes on sale. The stock reached $600.01 just after the market opened and is now at $597 in the first half-hour of trading. Apple's market ... 03/15/2012 - 5:14 am | View Link
Apple stock tops $600 day before new iPad release Apple shares briefly topped $600 in early trading on Wall Street on Thursday, a day ahead of the launch of the next-generation iPad. Apple Inc.'s stock touched $600 for the first time, the day before the company's latest iPad goes on sale. The stock ... 03/15/2012 - 4:53 am | View Link
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If you've been frustrated trying to buy a home, the tide may be turning.
Fannie Mae, Freddie Mac and their regulator the Federal Housing Finance Agency are close to an agreement that would allow them to buy mortgages made to borrowers with less-than-pristine credit and for purchases with as little as 3 percent down, The Wall Street Journal reported.
Consumers across the U. S. are expected to set a record for online shopping this year, applying even more pressure to struggling brick-and-mortar retailers and malls.
Bloomberg reports the National Retail Federation predicts the average shopper will make 44 percent of holiday purchases on the Internet. That figure is up from 40 percent last year.
Thanks to employment gains, lower gas prices and other factors, retail sales are forecast to increase 4.1 percent in the final two months of the year to…
DELAFIELD, Wis. (Stockpickr) -- Professional traders running mutual funds and hedge funds don't just look at a stock's price moves; they also track big changes in volume activity. Often when above-average volume moves into an equity, it precedes a large spike in volatility.
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Major moves in volume can signal unusual activity, such as insider buying or selling -- or buying or selling by "superinvestors."
Unusual volume can also be a major signal that hedge funds and momentum traders are piling into a stock ahead of a catalyst.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Here are 10 things you should know for Tuesday, Oct. 21:
1. -- U. S. stock futures were higher and shares in Europe roseabut stocks in China declinedaas above-forecast China GDP growthadampened hopes for new government stimulus. Japan's Nikkeia225 fell 2%.aHong Kong's Hang Seng added 0.1%. 2.
LONDON (The Deal) -- European stocks rose on Tuesday as a stream of corporate updates distracted investors from wider macro-economic and geopolitical worries.
In London, the FTSE 100 was up 0.66% at 6,306.99. In Frankfurt, the DAX climbed 1.13% to 8,816.33 and in Paris the CAC 40 gained 1.16% to 4,037.66.
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- BlackRock , with $4.52 trillion worth of assets under its watch, knows a thing or two about managing its clients' risk. But the world's largest money manager has also recently shown its prowess in managing its own risk. Flashback to 2009, at the height of the financial crisis, whenaquestions were raisedaabout BlackRock's $13.5 billion acquisition of Barclays' investment unit.