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A Chinese Alibaba employee walks through a communal space at the company headquarters in Hangzhou. (PETER PARKS/AFP/GettyImages)

Alibaba IPO Plans Send Yahoo Shares Surging

Yahoo is getting another lift from its stake China’s Alibaba Group, a thriving Internet company that has helped mask Yahoo’s own financial funk. Investors latched on to Yahoo Monday in anticipation of a huge windfall from Alibaba’s initial public offering of stock later this year

03/17/2014

Apple Unveils New Versions Of Popular iPad

Apple Buys Back $40B In Shares; CEO ‘Surprised’ By 8% Price Drop

Apple has reportedly repurchased $14 billion of its stock in the two weeks after its first-quarter financials and second-quarter revenue outlook disappointed investors.

02/07/2014

A view of and Apple iPhone displaying the Facebook app's splash screen May 10, 2012 in Washington, DC. Social-networking giant Facebook will go public on the NASDAQ May 18 with its initial public offering, trading under the symbol FB, in an effort to raise $10.6 billion. (Brenden Smialowski/AFP/GettyImages)

Facebook To Join S&P 500, Offer 70 Million Shares Of Stock

Facebook says it plans to offer 70 million shares of stock for sale that includes more than 41 million shares from chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.

12/19/2013

A sign is posted outside of the Twitter headquarters on October 25, 2013 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Twitter Stock Rockets In NYSE Debut; 70 Percent Above IPO Price

Shares of Twitter went on sale to the public for the first time Thursday, instantly leaping more than 70 percent above their offering price in a dazzling debut that exceeded even Wall Street’s lofty hopes.

11/07/2013

Tesla Model S. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Tesla Shares Drop As 3rd Quarter Earnings Fall Short

Tesla Motors’ high-flying stock tumbled 12 percent in after-hours trading Tuesday after the electric car maker’s third-quarter results fell short of expectations.

11/05/2013

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Twitter IPO Could Raise Over $2B

Twitter’s IPO could now raise more than $2 billion.

11/04/2013

Google's search engine. (AHMAD GHARABLI/AFP/Getty Images)

Google Stock Passes $1,000 Mark For 1st Time

Shortly after the markets opened Friday, Google Inc. shares jumped 14 percent to $1,015.46 and closed a day heavy trading at $1,011.41. The gains marked Google’s biggest one-day jump in more than five years.

10/18/2013

File photo of the screen of a blackberry phone featuring a page with the adress of the micro-blogging site Twitter website. (Photo by FRED TANNEAU/AFP/Getty Images)

Twitter Unseals IPO Papers, Hopes To Raise $1 Billion

Twitter has unsealed the documents for its planned initial public offering of stock and says it hopes to raise up to $1 billion in one of the year’s most eagerly awaited stock market debuts.

10/03/2013

Activist investor Carl Icahn. (CBS)

Investor Carl Icahn Takes Large Stake In Apple; Shares Soar

Billionaire investor Carl Icahn’s announcement that he had acquired a large but unspecified stake in Apple and that he had a “nice conversation” with CEO Tim Cook caused Apple’s market value to rise Tuesday by about $13 billion.

08/13/2013

Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Facebook COO Sandberg Pulls In $91M From Stock Sale

Facebook’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, has sold $91 million worth of shares in the social networking company.

08/12/2013

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