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Netflix Moves To Block Hostile Takeover

Less than a week after activist investor Carl Icahn announced a 10 percent stake in Netflix, the online video company is moving to protect itself against hostile takeovers.

11/05/2012

A sign welcoming Facebook is flashed on a screen outside the NASDAQ stock exchange at Times Square in New York, May 18, 2012. (Emmanuel Dunand/AFP/GettyImages)

Facebook Stock Falling As Employees Begin Selling Shares

Facebook’s stock price fell Wednesday, the day employees were eligible to start selling restricted stock in the company.

10/31/2012

Apple Introduces Latest iPad

Apple Stock Falls Below $600 For 1st Time Since July

Apple’s stock fell below $600 Friday for the first time in three months, after the consumer electronics behemoth warned that costs of making new products will cut into profits in the holiday quarter.

10/26/2012

Facebook

Facebook Shares Jump 21-Percent Following Mobile Advertising Growth

Facebook shares are posting their biggest single-day gain since going public, jumping 21 percent after the social media company made inroads in mobile advertising and posted accelerating growth in overall ad revenue.

10/24/2012

An AMD Advanced Micro Device worker. (Carsten Koall/ Getty Images)

Sunnyvale’s AMD To Cut Nearly 1,800 Jobs

Chipmaker Advanced Micro Devices Inc. has said it will cut nearly 1,800 jobs, about 15 percent of its workforce, by the end of the year in order to reduce spending in the face of dwindling sales.

10/18/2012

EBay headquarters in San Jose. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

EBay Posts Higher 3rd Quarter Earnings, Revenue

EBay said Tuesday that its third-quarter net income grew 22 percent, helped by higher revenue at its PayPal payments service and the marketplaces business that includes eBay.com.

10/17/2012

Workday

Shares Of Pleasanton-Based Workday Skyrocket On IPO

Shares of cloud-computing firm Workday rocketed higher in their first day of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

10/12/2012

The exterior of an Oakland Wells Fargo Bank branch. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Wells Fargo Posts Record 3Q Earnings, Revenue Disappoints

Wells Fargo posted record earnings in the third quarter as the bank increased mortgage lending and pocketed more fees.

10/12/2012

Zynga

Zynga Stock Sinks After Lowered 2012 Outlook

Troubled Zynga’s stock is trading near its lowest level ever Friday after the online game maker behind “FarmVille” forecast a third quarter loss amid weak demand for its Web-based games. It’s also taking a hefty charge related to its March acquisition of mobile game company OMGPop.

10/05/2012

Facebook

Facebook Shares Drop After Barron’s Article Dubs Stock ‘Still Too Pricey’

Facebook’s stock was down sharply after an article in the financial magazine Barron’s said it is “still too pricey” despite a sharp decline since its initial public offering.

09/24/2012

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