a market slump. There was also heightened interest for Technology stocks --like wide-moat rated Qualcomm QCOM and Oracle ORCL ..... Basic Materials, Consumer Cyclical, Industrials, and Technology stocks remain within 100 basis points of the index. Also of note
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Dow and the S&P 500 dipped in thin holiday trading on Friday, but technology stocks helped lift the Nasdaq to a 13-year high.
its biggest boost from Apple Inc , which rose 2.4 percent to $545.96, the stock's highest level since January. Technology stocks have lagged the broader market this year, with the S&P information technology sector index rising almost 21 percent
* U.S. jobless claims fall, signaling better labor market
some of that savings to customers. Broadly, we have confidence in tech firms' positioning for growth in the medium term. Tech stocks generally are procyclical in their performance, and as the economy strengthens in the short and medium term, tech firms
best performing sectors, responding to stronger-than-expected earnings and robust housing market data. Big-cap technology stocks helped the Nasdaq the most on Friday to finish above 4,000 for the first time since the dot-com bubble burst in 2000
computing platform joint venture. Broadly, we have confidence in tech firms' positioning for growth in the medium term. Tech stocks generally are procyclical in their performance, and as the economy strengthens in the short and medium term, tech firms
By Don Dion : As the technology sector roars to new highs, investors' eyes have turned to tech stocks like Violin Memory ( VMEM ) with interest. This particular company has been the subject of a number of mixed analysts' research
market conditions with the high-flying markets of 1999 and 2000. The speculative trading discussed mostly centered on technology stocks and a flurry of activity in the initial public offering (IPO) market, according to research firm Renaissance Capital. In
Nov 21 (Reuters) - Micron Technology shares rose 3 percent on Thursday after Twitter reports said Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn was long in the stock.