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US Stock Market Remained Flat Post Easter Holiday

21 April 2014 – The US stock market remained flat most of the time on Monday after the World celebrated Easter weekend. The stocks went up a little at the beginning of the trading hours on Monday when the market reopened after the holidays. This week is the week of earnings report and investors all around the world remain watchful ...

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US Stock Market Closed For Good Friday, Asian Stocks Perform Better

The US stock market was closed on Friday on the occasion of Good Friday while the Asian stocks did much better. The oil trading was also suspended because of Good Friday observance. The stocks market in US, Europe and many parts of Asia remained closed on Friday. Both Japan and South Korea shares rose by a thin percentage. Tokyo’s Nikkei ...

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Facebook CEO Mark ZuckerBerg Gained $3.3 Billion from Stock Options

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg made a whopping $3.3 billion gain in 2013. When Facebook went for IPO in 2012, Zuckerberg made $2.3 billion off from stock options. On Monday, regulatory documents were filed which hold Zuckerberg accountable for a huge amount of tax even though his salary from Facebook was $1. Zuckerberg exercised 60 million stock options previous year at ...

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The Performance Of Individual Stocks And S&P 500 After 50 Trading Days Of 2014

Already we have passed 50 trading days in this year. The comparison between S&P 500 index and the Bull market shows S&P 500 index return is just about the average while the Bull market is not showing the trends that it showed in the previous years. In the previous years, we saw the Bull market index going high till the ...

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Biotech Stocks Fall Result in Record Intraday High in S&P 500 Followed By Momentum Investing

Biotech stocks fall on Friday causing initial gains on the part of investors. As a result, the S&P 500 has witnessed a record intraday high. Later, investors considered this a continuing trend and booked profit in momentum names. S&P is currently 1862.52 but it went high to 1883.97. The decliners were Biogen Idec Inc (NYSE:BILB) which is 8.2% down from ...

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Cisco Stock Value Drops as the Company Fails to Handle Product Transition

The networking giant Cisco has been facing product transition related problems for last few months. With each passing day, the problem is becoming more apparent and causing Cisco stock to drop and its rivals to gain opportunity. In June 2013, Cisco (NYSE:CSCO) introduced the CRS-X router which holds 10 times the capacity of the company’s original CRS router. But the ...

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