Tagged: NYSE

NYSE owner ICE considers offer for LSE

The owner of the New York Stock Exchange confirmed Tuesday that it is considering making an offer for the London Stock Exchange. Intercontinental Exchange (ICE), based in Atlanta, said it has not yet approached the LSE’s...

NYSE Explains Why It Went Down Wednesday

It all comes down to a botched software update The New York Stock Exchange crashed Wednesday at 11:32 a.m. ET and remained down for exactly 3 hours and 38 minutes. It caught many traders...

Why the New York Stock Exchange Sold Out to a Upstart You’ve Never Heard Of

Why the New York Stock Exchange Sold Out to a Upstart You’ve Never Heard Of

The recent history of the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is interesting in part because it’s an illustration of how disruptive new technology can be. Twenty years ago the NYSE and it’s relatively young...

IntercontinentalExchange Finally Wins NYSE Euronext For $8.2 Billion

IntercontinentalExchange Finally Wins NYSE Euronext For $8.2 Billion

      IntercontinentalExchange, a collection of over-the-counter and options markets, will buy NYSE Euronext for $8.2 billion in a cash-and-stock deal. ICE will pay $33.12 a share, a 37% premium over yesterday’s closing...

XOM Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

XOM Crosses Below Key Moving Average Level

In trading on Wednesday, shares of Exxon Mobil Corp. (NYSE: XOM) crossed below their 200 day moving average of $86.37, changing hands as low as $86.16 per share. Exxon Mobil Corp. shares are currently...

Workday IPO Pops 72% On Open

Workday IPO Pops 72% On Open

Workday soared on its open in early trading Friday morning, opening at $48.05 per share, or 71.6%, from its pricing last night. The stock was recently trading at $48.02 on the New York Stock Exchange. The...