Articles by NASDAQ Stock Market
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Post-split Sees Investors Piling In
June 11 2014 11:14 AM
Each share of Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) is now worth about 92 post-split, opening more investment possibilities
Alibaba IPO is Hottest Public Listing of 2014; Could Raise $20B, Possibly the Largest in U.S. History
May 08 2014 8:39 AM
China's Alibaba Group Holding filed on Wednesday papers for the e-commerce giant to go public in the U.S.
Apple Inc Shares Up 5%, Breaks iPhone Weekend Record with 9M Units Sold; Tim Cook Thanks 'Amazing Customers' on Twitter
September 24 2013 11:57 AM
Apple Inc just had a huge iPhone launch weekend in sales as the company reported it has sold 9 million units of the new iPhone 5S and the iPhone 5C. Apple did not break down the number of units sold per device but nevertheless, the company broke its iPhone weekend sales record and has surpassed analyst expectations. Many analysts predicted Apple Inc would sell 5 to 6 million new iPhones.
Will the Launch of Iphone 5S and Iphone 5C Elevate Apple’s Sales Graph?
September 23 2013 3:50 PM
Apple Inc. introduced a pair of new iPhones, including a cheaper plastic version in bright colours and an updated high-end device with a fingerprint scanner.
Nasdaq Shuts Down for 3 Hours Due to Computer Glitch
August 23 2013 2:13 PM
A computer glitch hit on Thursday the Nasdaq Stock Market for three hours. Being the second downtime this week, it raised anew concerns over the fragile state of the bourses.
Will Sale of BlackBerry to New Owners Save the Canadian Tech Firm from Oblivion?
August 13 2013 10:30 AM
Just a few weeks ago, BlackBerry Chief Executive Thorsten Heins forecast the death of the popular tablet as he pushed for the newly launched smartphone models Q10 and Z10.
Global Markets Overview - 20 February 2013
February 20 2013 10:30 AM
Blue chips rose to within 1% of all-time highs, as reports of corporate dealmaking and an upbeat reading on German investor sentiment emboldened stock-market bulls. The Dow Jones Industrial Average added 46 points, or 0.3%, to 14027 in mid-afternoon Tuesday trading as investors returned from the three-day Presidents Day holiday weekend.
Michael Dell Buys Back Company for $24.4 B
February 06 2013 10:51 AM
Financially challenged computer manufacturer Dell is selling the company to its former owner and other investors for $24.4 billion. Dell announced on Tuesday night that it has reached a complex agreement that would allow the company founder, Michael Dell, to buyback the company
Ivanhoe Mines Changes Name, Becomes Turquoise Hill Resources
August 03 2012 1:08 PM
Canada-based Ivanhoe Mines has changed its name and will now be known as Turquoise Hill Resources Ltd. The new name, which was approved at the company's annual meeting on June 28, 2012, had gone into effect.
Solar-Power Developer BrightSource Energy Going Public
April 16 2012 8:43 AM
BrightSource Energy Inc., a California solar-power developer, plans to go public, in spite of an unenthusiastic market for solar companies and an uncertain outlook for renewable-energy firms.
12 Juicy Details and Important Facts From Facebook's 197-Page IPO Document
February 03 2012 4:22 PM
Facebook Inc. filed documents for an initial public offering that could help the social network gain one of the biggest U.S. stock-market debuts of all time.
Google, Facebook's Dominance Blamed for Yahoo CEO's Firing
September 07 2011 2:34 PM
Yahoo Chief Executive Carol Bartz was fired on Tuesday by the technology company's board of directors. The 62-year-old Bartz was informed of her removal only by phone.
Want to really own Farmville? Join IPO in June
May 26 2011 8:33 AM
As several Internet companies like business networking site LinkedIn and Russian search giant Yandex have successfully sold shares to the public, according to reports, Zynga Inc., the biggest maker of games on Facebook, is expected file for an initial public offering by the end of June.
Yahoo left in dark in Alibaba's latest move
May 14 2011 12:56 AM
Yahoo Inc. (YHOO) said Thursday it was notified just two months ago that Alibaba Group had moved ownership of an online-payment unit to a separate entity in August last year without approval or knowledge of Alibaba's board or shareholders.
Microsoft agrees to deal with ARM Holdings
August 06 2010 12:57 AM
Microsoft and ARM holdings have come to a licensing agreement that allows Microsoft to use ARM's technology for designing chips