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Marissa Mayer, Google Executive, Named Yahoo CEO
Yahoo 's had an unlucky executive streak lately, but that may be coming to an end. Marissa Mayer , one of Google's top executives, will join Yahoo as its new CEO, the company confirmed today. "I am honored and delighted to lead Yahoo!, one of the Internet's premier destinations for more than 700
Facebook Friday Approaching Fast as Initial Public Offering Looms
your latest in business and finance from ABC news now. And there it is the opening bell just wrapping up just a couple seconds ago for trading for two day Tuesday may fifteenth. And so begins the day everybody I'm Dan in New York lot of information to digest at this hour we're getting some new
Facebook Feeding Frenzy Boosts IPO Range
Morning Business Memo: A feeding frenzy for Facebook stock is pushing the price higher for the year’s hottest initial public offering. The social networking site that was started in Mark Zuckerberg’s Harvard dorm room eight years ago is set to raise the price range for...
Heads Roll at JP Morgan, Yahoo !
Intel and ABC news now. Marina this morning. Members of the And so begins the trading day for this Monday may eleventh. Everybody and then Cutler in New York. Manic Monday of sorts in the business three giant stories that we're following chaos that the country's biggest bank. Yahoo! CEO. Out on his
Shakeup at JPMorgan, Oil Headed Down
Morning Business Memo Until late last week JP Morgan Chase CEO Jamie Dimon was Wall Street’s golden boy: the man who led the banking industry’s resistance to stricter government oversight. Today Dimon is facing pressure from Congress and shareholders after the firm’s shocking $2 billion...
Private Businesses Hired 325,000 in December
Dow futures were down this morning on renewed worries out of Europe joining me now with his take on this morning's business headlines is Jeff is to break out. On Yahoo! finance happy here Jeff great to see in so desperate to see you happy new year so that was some breaking news this seems to be in
Yahoo Names PayPal Exec as Its New CEO
I was opening this morning at its highest level in nearly five months. Following yesterday's jump of nearly 180 points. Joining me now to discuss all the business headlines at this hour Susanna Helen grant from Bloomberg TV good morning Suzanne In morning so get to the markets let's start with some
EBay CEO John Donahoe bets on tech to take on rivals
If it's the holiday season, it's crunch time for any self-respecting online merchant. But for some, the stakes are higher than others. A few years ago, eBay ebay was getting battered by the likes of Amazon.com and was dismissed as an auctions has-been. Its technology was long in the tooth. And it
High-tech CEOs share gifts they hope to get, plan to give
What do you get that someone who seems to have everything? High-tech CEOs, surrounded by the latest and greatest in gadgetry, can think of plenty of great digital gifts. We asked a few to pass along their wish lists and what they're buying others. Like consumers, many of these CEOs fancy digital
Strategies: Small businesses sell online with PayPal
Do you want to sell over the Internet — and actually get paid? Do you sell on the Web now but want to increase the pool of potential buyers? Then you'll want to know about PayPal, the online payment system celebrating its 10th anniversary this year. Years ago, when we first wanted to sell from our