49er Vernon Davis Becomes 1st Athlete To Sell Shares In Future EarningsAt least a few investors believe San Francisco 49er tight end Vernon Davis will have a lucrative career.
Apple Increases Stock Buyback, Plans 7-For-1 Split; Shares Surge After-HoursApple plans to buy back an additional $30 billion of its stock, raise its quarterly dividend by 8 percent and split its stock for the first time in nine years.
Alibaba IPO Plans Send Yahoo Shares SurgingYahoo is getting another lift from its stake China’s Alibaba Group, a thriving Internet company that has helped mask Yahoo’s own financial funk. Investors latched on to Yahoo Monday in anticipation of a huge windfall from Alibaba’s initial public offering of stock later this year
Apple Buys Back $40B In Shares; CEO 'Surprised' By 8% Price DropApple has reportedly repurchased $14 billion of its stock in the two weeks after its first-quarter financials and second-quarter revenue outlook disappointed investors.
Facebook To Join S&P 500, Offer 70 Million Shares Of StockFacebook says it plans to offer 70 million shares of stock for sale that includes more than 41 million shares from chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg.
Twitter Stock Rockets In NYSE Debut; 70 Percent Above IPO PriceShares of Twitter went on sale to the public for the first time Thursday, instantly leaping more than 70 percent above their offering price in a dazzling debut that exceeded even Wall Street's lofty hopes.
Tesla Shares Drop As 3rd Quarter Earnings Fall Short Tesla Motors' high-flying stock tumbled 12 percent in after-hours trading Tuesday after the electric car maker's third-quarter results fell short of expectations.
Twitter IPO Could Raise Over $2BTwitter’s IPO could now raise more than $2 billion.
Google Stock Passes $1,000 Mark For 1st TimeShortly after the markets opened Friday, Google Inc. shares jumped 14 percent to $1,015.46 and closed a day heavy trading at $1,011.41. The gains marked Google's biggest one-day jump in more than five years.
Twitter Unseals IPO Papers, Hopes To Raise $1 BillionTwitter has unsealed the documents for its planned initial public offering of stock and says it hopes to raise up to $1 billion in one of the year's most eagerly awaited stock market debuts.
Investor Carl Icahn Takes Large Stake In Apple; Shares SoarBillionaire investor Carl Icahn's announcement that he had acquired a large but unspecified stake in Apple and that he had a "nice conversation" with CEO Tim Cook caused Apple's market value to rise Tuesday by about $13 billion.
Facebook COO Sandberg Pulls In $91M From Stock SaleFacebook’s chief operating officer, Sheryl Sandberg, has sold $91 million worth of shares in the social networking company.
Tesla Shares Jump On Lower 2nd Quarter LossesExcluding one-time items and lease accounting, Tesla Motors Inc. said it had a profit of 20 cents per share. The one-time items included a $16 million charge associated with the payoff of a $465 million loan from the U.S. Department of Energy. Tesla paid off the loan in May, nine years earlier than it was due.
Apple Stock Falls To 1-Year Low On Supplier NewsShares of Apple Inc. are setting a one-year low after news from a supplier hinted at a slowdown in iPhone and iPad production.
Apple Shares Hit 52-Week LowShares of Apple hit their lowest level in more than a year on Monday, continuing a decline hastened by the company's last quarterly earnings report.