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Infeilder Ehire Adrianza #53 of the San Francisco Giants throws over the sliding Daric Barton #10 of the Oakland Athletics to compelte a double play during the fifth inning of the spring training game at Scottsdale Stadium on March 15, 2014 in Scottsdale, Arizona. The A's defeated the Giants 8-1. (Photo by Christian Petersen/Getty Images)

Giants Among Most Valuable MLB Teams; A’s Also Raking In Dough

The San Francisco Giants have surged in value more than any other Major League Baseball team over the last twelve months, according to a new report from Forbes.

03/26/2014

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Apple Shares Drop 20% From Peak As Stock Market Plunges

Apple’s stock fell Wednesday along with a sharp sell-off in the broader market as investors, with the election behind them, dumped stocks and turned their focus to a world of problems – tax increases and spending cuts that could stall the nation’s economic recovery and a deepening recession in Europe.

11/07/2012

Apple headquarters in Cupertino.

Apple Sets Record For World’s Most Valuable Company

Apple’s surging stock propelled the company’s value to $624 billion, the world’s highest, ever, beating the record for market capitalization set by Microsoft Corp. in the heady days of the Internet boom.

08/20/2012

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 Shares Close Under $26 After 3rd Consecutive Slide

The stock fell $1.03, or 3.8 percent, to close Tuesday at $25.87. It’s 32 percent below its initial public offering price of $38. It’s the stock’s lowest closing price to date. Earlier Tuesday, it went as low as $25.75.

06/05/2012

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Analyst: Puffed Up User Numbers May Mean Facebook Is Overvalued

Facebook says it has 843 million monthly active users, but getting a read on how many people actually visit Facebook’s site every day is considerably more complicated. Ultimately, some experts have said that that could mean the company is over-valued.

02/07/2012

Apple Store customers look at the new Apple iPhone 4Gs on October 14, 2011 in San Francisco. (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Apple Again Battling Exxon For Most Valuable Company

Apple briefly surpassed Exxon as the most valuable U.S. company after an excellent quarter, though the oil company has regained the lead at the market’s close.

01/25/2012