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Nasdaq Closes Below 4,000 As Tech Stocks Drop Again

AP | Posted 04.11.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Technology stocks are dropping for a second day in a row as investors flee highflying Internet and biotechnology companies. T...

Nasdaq Just Plummeted And Everyone's Asking The Same Question

The Huffington Post | Mark Gongloff | Posted 04.11.2014 | Business

The stock market got completely kerslammered on Thursday, and the kerslammering might not be done. The punishment started on the Nasdaq, which sank...

High-Profile Stocks Come Crashing Back To Earth

Reuters | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business

By Angela Moon NEW YORK, April 4 (Reuters) - After their worst week in several years, high-flying stocks that defied gravity throughou...

Women's History Month, Luan Cox, Crowd Finance and the Future

Cliff Schecter | Posted 03.18.2014 | Business
Cliff Schecter

During a month when we celebrate the historical achievements of women, only a few days after International Women's Day, after a year in which we've wa...

Sketchy Wall St. Practice Under Scrutiny

Reuters | Posted 03.19.2014 | Business

March 18 (Reuters) - New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is investigating whether U.S. stock exchanges and alternative tradi...

Whether or Not It's the Weather

Michael Pento | Posted 02.24.2014 | Business
Michael Pento

Growth in the U.S. is slowing, along with Asia and emerging market economies. This is occurring under the context of a continued reduction of Fed asset purchases. Meanwhile, U.S. market strategist are busy looking at the weather charts trying to find excuses.

Is the Market Oversold?

David Bergstein | Posted 04.15.2014 | Business
David Bergstein

The NASDAQ, DOW Jones and S&P 500 are all experiencing record highs. But does this mean that the market is oversold and we should expect declines? Not necessarily.

Stock Market Has Worst Day In More Than 7 Months

AP | By The Associated Press | Posted 04.05.2014 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. stock market had its worst day in more than seven months, and the Dow Jones industrial average plunged more than 320 points...

Rating Watch Negative, Credit, Credibility and Debt

Natalie Pace | Posted 03.15.2014 | Business
Natalie Pace

The four-letter word in the economy today is debt. Debt lies at the heart of the Fitch Negative Credit Watch and pretty much every other challenge that is going on in the developed world today.

2014: The Year of Results

Jeff Bussgang | Posted 02.26.2014 | Business
Jeff Bussgang

Portfolio company CEOs and VCs are feeling as good about the future as they ever have, with a stunning 86 percent of CEOs who plan to raise capital, saying it will be the same or easier to do so as compared to last year.

Stocks Close At Record Highs

Reuters | Posted 01.27.2014 | Business

* HP, Apple lead tech sector's rally * U.S. jobless claims fall; Chicago PMI data tops forecasts * U.S. stock market clo...

Stocks Surge To Record Highs On Holiday Shopping Hopes

Reuters | Posted 01.23.2014 | Business

NEW YORK, Nov 13 (Reuters) - The Dow and the S&P 500 closed at record highs on Wednesday after Macy's strong results relieved anxiety about how reta...

Yet Another Stock-Market Glitch

The Huffington Post | Posted 10.29.2013 | Business

Nasdaq indexes were frozen Tuesday morning while stocks on the indexes continued to trade normally, CNBC reported. Shortly after the first reports...

Stocks Surge On News Of Debt Deal

AP | Posted 12.16.2013 | Business

NEW YORK (AP) — Stocks are surging on Wall Street after Senate leaders reached a deal that would avoid a U.S. default and reopen the government afte...

Twitter Won't Make One Of Facebook's Biggest Mistakes

Reuters | Posted 12.16.2013 | Technology

By Gerry Shih and Olivia Oran SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Twitter Inc revealed on Tuesday a tripling in quarter...

Shutterstock CEO Jon Oringer on Scaling to IPO in New York City

Fueled | Posted 12.15.2013 | Technology
Fueled

Shutterstock, the world's largest photo marketplace went public on NYSE this time last year, making Oringer "the first billionaire to come out of Silicon Alley."

NASDAQ Did the Right Thing by Halting Its Markets Last Week

Irene Aldridge | Posted 11.09.2013 | Business
Irene Aldridge

To prevent future glitches in trading, markets need more technology, not less.

Second Glitch In 2 Weeks

AP | KEN SWEET | Posted 11.04.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — The Nasdaq Stock Market said Wednesday that one of its trading systems had a brief outage, but the problem was resolved and trading w...

An Important "What If" of the NASDAQ Flash Freeze

Brian E. Finch | Posted 10.30.2013 | Technology
Brian E. Finch

There was a collective holding of breath on Thursday when the NASDAQ suddenly shut down trading. Terse reports and statements that "technical problems...

Nasdaq Blames Trading Halt On Connectivity Issue

Reuters | Posted 08.23.2013 | Business

NEW YORK, Aug 23 (Reuters) - Thirty minutes into the crippling outage that hobbled the Nasdaq stock market on Thursday afternoon, stopping all tradi...

Eleazar David Melendez

NASDAQ Shutdown Is Third Major Glitch In A Week, And Wall Street Doesn't Seem To Care

HuffingtonPost.com | Eleazar David Melendez | Posted 08.22.2013 | Business

Many Wall Streeters calmly carried on Thursday as the Nasdaq Stock Market, the second-biggest U.S. exchange, shut down trading in thousands of equitie...

Nasdaq Reopens After Glitch Halts Trading For More Than 3 Hours

Posted 08.22.2013 | Business

Nasdaq reopened at 3:25 p.m. on Thursday after a technical problem halted all trading for more than three hours. The malfunction is the latest in a...

Why Michael Dell's Fight Makes Sense

Mary Ellen Biery | Posted 10.14.2013 | Business
Mary Ellen Biery

The allure of escaping life on the stock exchange seems to be fairly common among founders of publicly traded companies that lose their way.

S&P 500 Closes Above 1,700 Points For The First Time

AP | Posted 08.01.2013 | Business

NEW YORK — Stock indexes are back at record highs on Wall Street after better economic news sent the market sharply higher. The benchmark Standar...

From My Experience As CHINICT's Founder: 5 Best Practices to Build and Run a Business in China As a Foreigner

Franck Nazikian | Posted 09.29.2013 | Business
Franck Nazikian

Over the past few years, I have been asked what it takes to be successful as a foreigner in China. Here are a few thoughts inspired by my tales as an entrepreneur in the Internet industry in the Middle Kingdom.