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Stock Market Rebounds, Biggest Gain In 7 YearsThe Dow Jones industrial average soared more than 600 points Wednesday, its biggest gain in seven years.
Apple's Stock Cuts Losses After CEO Emails CNBC Host On China BusinessApple shares helped lead the stock market on a steep dive Monday morning, but the tech giant made a partial recovery after CEO Tim Cook assured a popular Wall Street commentator that his company is still doing well in China.
Realtors Worry Downturn In Chinese Economy Could Cool Red-Hot Bay Area Real Estate MarketSome of the most bullish local realtors have been flinching as markets on both sides of the Pacific have plunged.
Google Shareholders Receive $65.1 Billion Windfall In Friday TradingGoogle's stock roared out of a long slumber Friday to produce the biggest shareholder windfall in U.S. history as investors rewarded the Internet company for promising to curb its spending on risky projects.
Positive Economic News Met With Big Selloff On Wall StreetNew home sales surged higher by nearly 7% in April, durable goods orders rebounded with a business investment spending improving for the second straight month, a critical sign for growth, and even consumer confidence is on the rise, although that really hasn't translated into higher retail spending, in spite of lower gas prices and an improving job market.
World's Most Valuable Startup? Uber Could Soon Be Worth $50 BillionUber is reportedly seeking a new round of financing that could make the San Francisco-based ridesharing startup worth $50 billion, before offering publicly traded stock.
Twitter Trading Halted, Stock Nose Dives After Unplanned Earnings ReleaseTwitter's stock is falling sharply after the company's earnings — due to be released after the stock market closes — came out ahead of time.
Venture Capital Firms Rain Cash On Startups As Fears Of Bursting Bubble BuildCash rained down on startups in 2014 but with valuations so high, critics suggest some investors may be setting themselves up for a major fall.
Analysis: Making Sense Of Uber's $40 Billion ValuationUber's $40 billion valuation had investors from Wall Street to Silicon Valley abuzz a day after the ride-sharing company announced it had received more money from venture capitalists than any private company this year.
Inmate Known As 'Oracle Of San Quentin' Gains Reputation Of Being Stock-Picking GuruOn Thursday nights at San Quentin, inmates pack a classroom to hear from a man they call “The Oracle.”
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.
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.