Stocks

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on July 6, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Stock Market Rebounds, Biggest Gain In 7 Years

The Dow Jones industrial average soared more than 600 points Wednesday, its biggest gain in seven years.

08/26/2015

(CBS)

San Francisco Banking Analyst, 2 Others Arrested In Alleged Insider Trading Scheme

A San Francisco investment banking analyst and two of his friends were arrested Tuesday morning for acquiring more than $600,000 on the stock market in an insider trading scheme, U.S. Justice Department officials said.

08/25/2015

(EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/GettyImages)

Facebook, Google, Apple All See Big Jumps From Tuesday Stock Rebound

China is once again the prime reason for the action. The People’s Bank of China finally did the expected and cut interest rates in Beijing’s latest move to try and put the brakes on its own market meltdown.

08/25/2015

A bicyclist rides by a sign at the Google headquarters. March 10, 2010 MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA - (Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Google Shareholders Receive $65.1 Billion Windfall In Friday Trading

Google’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.

07/17/2015

Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) on July 6, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

New York Stock Exchange Halts Trading Due To Technical Glitch

Trading at the New York Stock Exchange was halted late Wednesday morning because of a technical issue, the exchange said.

07/08/2015

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

Netflix Stock Soars After Reeling In 4.3 Million More Subscribers Opting Out Of Traditional Pay-TV

Netflix is hoping to hook millions more Internet video subscribers with the lure of original programming as it accelerates its international expansion in an effort to build the leading network for the digital-streaming age.

01/20/2015

Viewers Turning To YouTube As News Source

Cable Stocks Fall After Obama Backs Net Neutrality, Calls On FCC To Ban Internet ‘Fast Lanes’

Cable company stocks fell sharply Monday after President Obama called for the Federal Communications Commission to reclassify Internet access as a utility.

11/10/2014

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)

Dow Plunges More Than 450 Points; Nasdaq Losses Reach ‘Correction’ Level

U.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.

10/15/2014

Yahoo Headquarters

Yahoo’s 1Q Earnings Highlighted By Alibaba, Modest Ad Gains

Yahoo is still prospering from its lucrative investments in Asia while the Internet company’s listless advertising sales are picking up, if ever so slightly, under CEO Marissa Mayer.

04/15/2014

more