Archive for December 5th, 2011

Market Preview: Up, Up and Away

December 5, 2011

As stocks continue to rise, so do the stakes for Friday’s big summit of Europe’s leaders.

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The Rally Continues For S&P 500

December 5, 2011

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Some Big-Cap Stocks Find Gains Won’t Stick

December 5, 2011

Some Big-Cap Stocks Find Gains Won’t Stick

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Stocks Rise Despite S&P’s Europe Warning Worries

December 5, 2011

Stocks finish modestly higher and Standard & Poor’s places the credit ratings of 15 eurozone countries on negative watch after the close.

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Analyst’s Cloud-Computing Picks: Taleo, Kenexa

December 5, 2011

Cloud-computing stocks soared Monday in midday trading on the news that SAP made a $3.4 billion cash bid for SuccessFactors, and one analyst said two other companies within the sector were worth a look.

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7 Stocks Surging on Unusual Volume

December 5, 2011

Often above-average volume moving into an equity precedes a large spike in volatility.

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U.S. Stocks Rise on Europe’s Moves to Fight Crisis

December 5, 2011

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Sector Snap: Auto supplier stocks rise

December 5, 2011

Shares of several auto suppliers rose Monday, along with the broader market, on expectations that automakers will continue to increase vehicle production for the rest of this year and into next, boosting demand for the components that go into them.

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Sin stocks surge on Wall Street

December 5, 2011

Sin stocks surge on Wall Street

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Cloud stocks jump on SAP bid for SuccessFactors

December 5, 2011

Stocks of several cloud-computing companies rose on Monday, after German software giant SAP offered to buy Web-based software maker SuccessFactors at a high premium on Friday.

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