Tagged: price

Has Oil Risen Too Far Too Fast?

Crude oil has been on a remarkable run since bottoming out earlier this year. After crashing into the mid-$20s to start the year, crude has rocketed higher passing $50 a barrel this week despite...

Microsoft slashes price of Xbox One

Microsoft revealed an Xbox One price cut Friday as part of a limited time spring sale from March 20 to March 28. The $299 price, down from $349, is not permanent, but it could hint...

Twitter Ups Price for Stock Offering

Twitter Ups Price for Stock Offering

Twitter on Monday increased the price range for its coming initial public offering, according to an updated SEC filing. While the initial range was $17-$20, shares are now expected to go for between $23...

The Xbox One’s Two Potential Problems: Price and Indie Games

The Xbox One’s Two Potential Problems: Price and Indie Games

As I wrote yesterday, Microsoft’s unprecedented Xbox One DRM reversal, whether enacted earnestly or cynically, bodes well for everyone (including, in my view, Microsoft). And no, to all the cynics and doomsayers, it’s not...

MPG Rising: When Regulations Drive Up Prices—And Consumers Don’t Mind

MPG Rising: When Regulations Drive Up Prices—And Consumers Don’t Mind

If there’s one thing Americans would seem to hate more than regulations, it’s regulations that directly result in them spending more money out of pocket. So why are so many consumers fans of new...

Samsung Galaxy S 4 Price Creeps Up on AT&T

Samsung Galaxy S 4 Price Creeps Up on AT&T

AT&T and Samsung must be feeling pretty confident about the Galaxy S 4, as they push the base price up $50 over the phone’s predecessor and Apple’s rival iPhone 5. The Galaxy S 4...

If There’s No Inflation, Why Are Prices Up So Much?

If There’s No Inflation, Why Are Prices Up So Much?

Last week, I ran out of ink for my printer and ordered some more online. My computer automatically pulled up the previous order, and I was shocked to see that the price of the...

Thanks to Facebook, U.S. Paces Softer Global IPO Market

Thanks to Facebook, U.S. Paces Softer Global IPO Market

  It was a down year for initial public offerings in 2012, with global IPO issuance down 29.7% to $97 billion, but a social network’s May debut put the U.S. market on top of...