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Stocks struggle for gains; Disney falls 3.5%

U.S. stocks traded mostly lower Friday, weighed by a decline in Disney stock and lower oil prices, as investors eyed preliminary Black Friday shopping results. “It looks like retail sales got off to a...

LG halts sales of LTE connected smartwatch

LG has just revealed that it is halting sales of the recently-launched Watch Urbane 2nd Edition LTE smartwatch, citing a “a hardware issue which affects the day-to-day functionality of the device.” The watch was...

S&P 500 posts its biggest weekly gain this year

U.S. stocks advanced, with the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index capping its best weekly gain this year, as Nike Inc. paced a rally in consumer companies andEuropean Central Bank President Mario Draghi hinted at...

6 Reasons the Stock Market Could Do Surprisingly Well in 2013

6 Reasons the Stock Market Could Do Surprisingly Well in 2013

The S&P 500 hit a five-year high last week, and now some experts are saying that stocks are overpriced and that the overall market is vulnerable to a 20% drop this year. There are...

JPMorgan Books Record Quarter, Dimon Says Housing Has ‘Turned The Corner’

JPMorgan Books Record Quarter, Dimon Says Housing Has ‘Turned The Corner’

(Image credit: AFP/Getty Images via @daylife) The talk Thursday was about potential criminal charges in the London Whale case, but JPMorgan Chase changed the narrative Friday morning by crushing the consensus earnings view with...

HP: Why Bill And Dave Would Back A Break-Up Plan

HP: Why Bill And Dave Would Back A Break-Up Plan

      The time has come to break up Hewlett-Packard into parts. That’s the view of UBS analyst Steve Milunovich, who goes so far as to assert that founders Bill Hewlett and David...