Technology Stocks News
Indexes inch back upward as tech stocks rise; Nike plunges
After a shaky start, U.S. stocks finished mostly higher Wednesday as technology and industrial companies rose. Banks fell with interest rates as the market came off its biggest loss in five months. Stocks started lower, then rallied around midday and wandered between gains and losses for several
Dominion Diamond and Nektar climb; Wells Fargo dips
Dominion Diamond and Nektar Therapeutics gain ground in U.S. trading, while Wells Fargo and Transocean fall
Baker Hughes and Hostess move up while FTD and Rubicon dive
Baker Hughes, Hostess Brands, MSCI advance in US trading, while FTD and Rubicon Project trade lower
When Stock Stories Are Fairy Tales
Like many investors, you may own shares that you bought at least in part because you liked what you’d heard about the company. This could be because the company had been the subject of a high level of media coverage. These are known as "story stocks" simply because they’re the subject of many
How Investors Can Increase Returns Without Undue Risk
After becoming accustomed to strong stock market returns from mid-2009 through 2014, many investors are looking for ways to find robust returns again. After a slightly down year in 2015, the broad market, as measured by the S&P 500 Index, is up more than 4 percent since Jan. 1, while a lucky few
Financier Warren Buffett, Known for Avoiding Tech Stocks , Takes a Bite Out of Apple
Warren Buffett , the billionaire financier known for avoiding tech stocks, may finally be embracing technology. The "Oracle of Omaha" earned his reputation for arguably being one of the best investors in the world. Buffett, 85, has enjoyed success without buying technology stocks, with the
How to Tour the CES Scene with iJustine
ABC News' Alyssa Newcomb talks with YouTube star Justine Ezarik at the Consumer Electronics Show.
Policy Change for Families of Hostages
The White House is changing its policy on hostages' families paying ransom to terror groups.
3 Tips to Make Money on Social Media
David Pogue, vice president of Yahoo Tech, shares his tips to making your social media accounts work for you.