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Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) during early trading on October 14, 2014 in New York City. I  (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Markets Brace For 61-Second Minute To Make Up For Earth’s Slowing Rotation

The average minute will briefly gain an extra second Tuesday, to make up for the earth’s slowing rotation, and stock exchanges around the globe are bracing for it.

06/29/2015

Netflix Headquarters

Netflix To Split Stock 7-For-1 In Move To Make Shares More Affordable

Netflix will execute a seven-for-one stock split next month in a widely anticipated move designed to make the Internet video service’s shares more affordable to a bigger pool of investors.

06/23/2015

Uber Ridesharing App

World’s Most Valuable Startup? Uber Could Soon Be Worth $50 Billion

Uber 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.

05/11/2015

The Yelp Inc. application and logo (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Yelp Pondering Possible Sale With Stock Slumping

Yelp’s slumping stock bounced back Thursday on a report that the online business review service may be sold.

05/07/2015

Diana Hicks, Keyboard

Internet Security Stocks Diving After Qualys Misses Revenue Target

Weaker than expected earnings from Qualys are impacting the entire online security sector.

05/05/2015

LinkedIn headquarters in Mountain View. (CBS)

LinkedIn Shares Take Dive After Disappointing Q2 Outlook

Shares of LinkedIn Corp. are diving Thursday after the professional networking service gave a disappointing second-quarter outlook.

04/30/2015

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Twitter Trading Halted, Stock Nose Dives After Unplanned Earnings Release

Twitter’s stock is falling sharply after the company’s earnings — due to be released after the stock market closes — came out ahead of time.

04/28/2015

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Multi-Billionaire On Paper, Elon Musk’s Salary At Tesla Just $35K

Elon Musk may be a billionaire, but last year his total compensation was just over $35,000.

04/23/2015

Employees and sellers of the online marketplace Etsy, stand with the CFO Kristina Salen on the floor of the Nasdaq as the company becomes a public company began Thursday morning under the ticker symbol 'ETSY' on April 16, 2015 in New York City. The Brooklyn based marketplace, a site for people to buy and sell crafts and other handmade and vintage items, priced its initial public offering at $16 a share on Wednesday evening. (Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Shares Of Online Marketplace Etsy Double On 1st Day Of Trading

Shares of online crafts marketplace Etsy are surging in its debut as publicly traded company.

04/16/2015

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Twitter Stock Soars After Rumors Of Google Takeover

Rumors are swirling again that Google is trying to buy Twitter, raising the social media website’s stock to $52, a 4 percent increase on Tuesday.

04/08/2015

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