Posts Tagged ‘Tech’

Facebook opens at $42

Diane Alter – Fourth Estate Cooperative Reporter New York, N.Y., United States (4E) – Following months of speculation, hype and frenzy, Facebook finally began trading as a public company Friday. Shares were priced Thursday night at $ 38 a share, valuing the company at $ 104 billion, raising $ 16 billion, and making it the […]

State of the Art: The Pogies Celebrate Better Living Through Gadgetry – State of the Art

The Pogie Awards are given to the best tech ideas of the year, even if the products aren’t that hot. And the winners are. … View full post on Business Stories

Hewlett-Packard's new CEO emphasizes "cloud" strategy, tech company hikes dividend

SAN FRANCISCO – Hewlett-Packard Co. said Monday it plans to raise its dividend for the first time in over a decade and one day soon sell “cloud computing” services to the public. View full post on Business Stories

Stocks Tumble On Weak Earnings Outlook By Tech, Financial Firms

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Wall Street’s five-day winning streak ended Wednesday as retreating technology and financial stocks weighed down the indexes. The Dow Jones Industrial Average lost 22 points or 0.2 percent to close at 10,739 with Microsoft leading decliners after it raised quarterly dividends […]

Tech Stocks Break Wall Street Fall

Windsor Genova – AHN News News Writer New York, NY, United States (AHN) – Stocks closed mixed on Thursday with technology shares and lower jobless claims paring down losses triggered by FedEx’s jobs cut plan. The Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 22 points or 0.2 percent to end at 10,595 with Hewlett-Packard leading gainers. The […]