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  1. Facebook Developing New Technologies To Stay On Top

    Facebook's Quest For Relevance Leads To New Tech

    December 11, 2014
    the seed from which Facebook sprouted was an immature, perhaps even tacky website that allowed the student community to vote ...
  2. The Ins And Outs Of A Potential AOL-Yahoo Merger

    November 17, 2014
    There was a time when a merger between Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ: AOL) would have inspired antitrust whispers. The days when these ...
  3. All Quiet On The Market Front: Dow, S&P 500, Nasdaq Virtually ...

    November 12, 2014
    U.S. stocks were little changed on Wednesday in another quiet trading session due to a lack of catalysts to move stocks. ...
  4. How Mergers and Acquisitions Can Affect A Company

    October 29, 2014
    M&A can have a profound effect on a company’s growth prospects and outlook, but with a significant degree of risk.
  5. Don't Believe The Hype About A Yahoo Turnaround

    Don't Believe The Hype About A Yahoo Turnaround

    April 24, 2014
    Yahoo Chief Executive Marissa Mayer has recently claimed the company's core display advertising business is starting to show ...
  6. Pandora Media (NYSE:P) is consolidating in a range between $28.26 and $23.03 since mid-September.

    Stocks Poised For A Breakout, Or Multiple Top?

    November 6, 2013
    These four stocks are at critical junctures, a breakout higher could set a bullish tone for weeks to come, while a failure ...
  7. Short Interest In Facebook Falls, In Groupon Rises (FB, GRPN, ...

    October 25, 2013
    Among the social media companies based in the United States, Facebook (NASDAQ: ZNGA) saw significant swings in short interest ...
  8. Short Sellers Pile On Facebook and Google (FB, GOOG, ZNGA)

    October 10, 2013
    Among the social media companies based in the United States, Facebook (NASDAQ: ZNGA) saw significant upswings in short interest ...
  9. Unspoken communication from the CEO can offer clues into whether one should invest or not.

    5 Ways to Profit From a CEO's Body Language

    September 25, 2013
    Investors can gain insight into companies by studying the chief executive officers’ body language, specifically examining ...
  10. Yahoo! Reclaims Traffic Leadership, But Can It Turn It Into Cash?

    August 23, 2013
    What does Yahoo!'s sudden rise to the top of internet traffic mean for its business?
  11. Earnings Expectations For The Week Of August 5

    August 4, 2013
    The earnings season is beginning to wind down, and much of the focus this week will turn to central bank meetings and economic ...
  12. Stock Market News for February 11, 2013 - Market News

    February 11, 2013
    Benchmarks finished in the green in the wake of better-than-expected earnings and encouraging domestic & international economic ...
  13. 5 Of The Largest Corporate Annual Losses Of All Time

    December 27, 2012
    These firms were some of the biggest casualties and reported losses that easily qualify as among the largest of all time. ...
  14. e-Commerce Stock Outlook - Nov. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    November 19, 2012
    The Electronic Commerce, or e-commerce, industry is one of the most progressive sectors of the economy. The industry is evolving ...
  15. eCommerce Stock Outlook - Nov. 2012 - Industry Outlook

    November 19, 2012
    The Electronic Commerce, or e-commerce, industry is one of the most progressive sectors of the economy. The industry is evolving ...
  16. AOL's Turnaround Continues

    November 8, 2012
    AOL delivered excellent Q3 earnings Nov. 6, sending its stock skyward. The turnaround continues. What does this mean for ...
  17. 3 Reasons Google Has Already Peaked

    October 26, 2012
    It's tough to imagine that anything could unseat Google (Nasdaq: GOOG) as the king of all-things-Internet. After all, not ...
  18. Is Apple's Retail Empire On The Rocks?

    August 30, 2012
    Recent news reports suggest Apple CEO's thirst for profits is getting in the way of the customer experience.
  19. AOL Shows Shareholders The Money

    August 29, 2012
    AOL's long anticipated special dividend was announced August 27.
  20. AmEx Embracing EMV Technology - Analyst Blog

    July 2, 2012
    In an effort to tap the emerging contactless payments market, American Express Company (AXP) is moving to EMV (Europay, Mastercard ...
  21. 3 Reasons ICG Group Will Procure You Profits

    March 27, 2012
    ICG Group, formerly known as Internet Capital Group, once was valued at $60 billion. Then the dot-com crash wiped that out. ...
  22. 2011's Biggest Mergers and Acquisitions

    December 30, 2011
    M&A activity rebounded in a big way in 2011. Here's a look back at the biggest mergers and acquisitions during the year. ...
  23. A Look At Yahoo!'s Past, Present And Future

    December 19, 2011
    Can Yahoo! rebuild itself on the strength of its media businesses?
  24. Yahoo! - Everybody's Favorite Target?

    October 7, 2011
    The obligatory Yahoo! merger speculation heats up again.
  25. Google Maintaining Its Near-Term Edge

    July 19, 2011
    Google's growth since it went public in 2004 has been phenomenal, but the main question is what the growth trends will be ...
  26. Is Google Getting Weaker?

    June 22, 2011
    With data suggesting weakness in its search ad business, is it possible that Google is losing ground?
  27. 4 Stocks Insiders Are Buying

    February 22, 2011
    Last week presented an interesting mix of insider transactions.
  28. AOL: You've Got Problems

    February 17, 2011
    AOL's brand moat is failing, and there's little reason to invest long term with a once-upon-a-time email giant trying to ...
  29. Time Warner Goes Global

    February 7, 2011
    Time Warner's global push will likely make patient shareholders substantial returns.
  30. The Changing Face Of Google

    October 21, 2010
    As Google diversifies its business model beyond internet search, it is interesting to predict what Google will become in ...
  31. Google For Growth?

    September 10, 2010
    With Google's earnings growth rate slowed down from its high-flying years, should investors still consider the tech giant ...
  32. Chasing Google

    July 27, 2010
    Google is the major player in the search space, but the web landscape is always changing.
  33. The Difference Between Good Deals And Bad Deals

    April 6, 2010
    When a company chooses to grow through acquisitions, it's up to the investor to judge the quality of its buys.
  34. The Motorola Breakup

    February 16, 2010
    Motorola finally announced its long-awaited breakup, but shareholders shouldn't get their hopes up just yet.
  35. Google Earnings Grow

    January 26, 2010
    Google delivered strong earnings, but Wall Street didn't initially care for the report.
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