Carl Icahn Says Market Is Falling; Will Apple Stock Avoid … – Benzinga

Related AAPLCan Apple Convince Spotify Users To Pay $10 A Month For Music?Take Advantage Of Weakness In Semiconductors, Citigroup SaysMicrosoft (MSFT) to Release New OS Windows 10 on Jul 29 – Analyst Blog(Zacks)Activist investor Carl Icahn made headlines on Monday by expressing his concern over the stability of the stock market during an interview on FOX Business Network.On the surface, […]

Why I Love the Stock Market – Pragmatic Capitalism

By Ben Carlson, A Wealth of Common Sense
“The thing that most affects the market is everything.” – James Playsted Wood
While it’s never fun to lose money, the past couple of weeks reminded me once again why I love the stock market. Mr. Market is basicallly a crazy person that takes pride in frustrating people on a consistent basis. Every investor […]

Phil Mickelson Did Not Trade Shares In Clorox – Business Insider

Thomson ReutersGolf: U.S Open-Practice RoundGolf star Phil Mickelson was not involved in insider trading in the shares of Clorox Co when billionaire investor Carl Icahn was attempting an unsolicited takeover of the consumer products company in 2011, the New York Times reported, citing people briefed on the probe.
Clorox was among the stocks that U.S. authorities were examining as part of […]

Bloomberg introduces Twitter sentiment analysis tools – Traders …

Bloomberg’s headquarters in New Jersey, USAImage: Solarfeeds.comIt used to be the case that financial firms would block social media services such as Twitter on their systems to prevent their employees leaking sensitive information – and also to prevent them from timewasting at work. This was an effective strategy, with just one fairly major issue – Twitter was becoming a hugely […]

Stocks end higher but fall short of record high | Business …

Originally published February 24, 2014 at 6:27 AM | Page modified February 25, 2014 at 6:27 AM

NEW YORK — The stock market ended higher Monday, but a late fade kept it from closing at an all-time high.The market marched broadly higher most of the day, helped by optimism about the economy and more corporate mergers, only to slowly […]