Nasdaq Opens San Francisco Center To Build Relationships With StartupsNasdaq has long been known as the "tech-heavy" stock exchange, where some of Silicon Valley's best-known companies have gone to sell shares. Now, as it faces stiff competition from rival exchanges to lure the next hot IPO, it's reaching out to business startups before they go public.
Stock Market Rebounds, Biggest Gain In 7 YearsThe Dow Jones industrial average soared more than 600 points Wednesday, its biggest gain in seven years.
Microsoft Moves Past Exxon, Now World's 2nd Most Valuable Co. Behind AppleThe bull run in Microsoft's stock this past year has helped the tech giant surpass Exxon Mobil and seize the rank of the second most valuable company, behind Apple Inc.
Burlingame-Based Virgin America Soars On Nasdaq IPOThe shares opened at $27 -- $4 higher than the price that the airline set—and then jumped as high as $29.74 within about an hour of the opening bell on the Nasdaq stock market.
Dow Plunges More Than 450 Points; Nasdaq Losses Reach 'Correction' LevelU.S. stocks tumbled across indexes Wednesday as fears of a global economic slowdown intensified, with the Dow Jones industrial average in its fourth day of consecutive losses - plunging more than 400 points.
Alibaba Makes IPO History Opening At $92.70 Per Share, Surpassing Amazon, Ebay & FacebookAlibaba's stock is surging as the Chinese e-commerce powerhouse's begins its first day trading as a public company.
Shares Of San Mateo's GoPro Inc. Soar 30 Percent In Debut On NASDAQInvestors sent shares of San Mateo-based GoPro Inc. (GPRO) up more than 30 percent in their stock market debut Thursday, following an initial public offering that valued the sports camera maker at about $3 billion.
San Mateo-Based GoPro Expecting To Raise More Than $400 Million In Nasdaq IPOThe maker of wearable sports cameras, loved by mountain climbers, divers, surfers and other extreme sports fans, is expected to sell its shares publicly for the first time and begin trading on the Nasdaq stock market Thursday.
Mysterious Glitch Halts Trading On Apple, Google, Others On NASDAQA mysterious glitch halted trading on the Nasdaq for three hours Thursday in the latest major electronic breakdown on Wall Street, embarrassing the stock exchange that hosts the biggest names in technology, including Apple and Google.
Tesla Motors Joining Nasdaq-100, Replacing OracleTesla will be joining the Nasdaq-100 Index on Monday as software maker Oracle Corp. heads to the New York Stock Exchange.
Nasdaq Paying $10M To Settle Botched Facebook IPONasdaq has agreed to pay a $10 million penalty to settle federal civil charges after regulators said its systems and decisions disrupted Facebook’s public stock offering last year.
Wall Street Hammers Apple Over Slowing Growth; Stock PlungesApple needs to come down off its perch and start making nice with Wall Street, analysts said Thursday as investors hammered the company's stock. The sell-off put Apple a hair's-breadth away from losing its status as the world's most valuable company.