Microsoft’s stock closed at $38.94 this afternoon, a level that the company hasn’t seen since 2000. As Dow Jones noted today, the last day that Microsoft managed to close above $38.49 was July 18, 2000, when it wrapped up the day’s trading at $39.25.
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department extended six-month Iran sanctions waivers on Friday to China, India, South Korea and other countries in exchange for their reducing purchases of Iranian crude oil earlier this year.
By Leonardo Goy and Roberta Vilas Boas SAO PAULO (Reuters) - Brazil opened two of its busiest airports to private investors on Friday, awarding $9 billion worth of contracts in a hotly contested auction as the country overhauls crowded terminals...
PARIS (Reuters) - French cosmetics giant L'Oreal has created a new travel retail division to make the most of a 17-billion-euro ($23 billion) market that is booming as a new, moneyed middle class emerges from China to Brazil.
DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Boeing's CEO says Gulf companies have placed orders for at least 225 of its new long-haul 777X planes, in what he called the biggest purchase of a planned aircraft in airline history.
Billionaire investor Carl Icahn said on Wednesday that he has filed a shareholder proposal with Apple for a much smaller stock buyback plan than he has advocated previously, as he continued to pressure Apple to share more of its cash pile.
Yahoo shares closed above the $38 mark today, cresting that barrier for the first time since early 2006 on the strength of a nearly 4 percent gain on the day. Yahoo has since endured a long winter of CEO changes and lackluster direction.
German sporting goods maker Adidas said it expects sales of soccer and running gear to help it achieve its 2015 sales and profit targets, even though it has not yet made as much progress towards them as it originally hoped.
, is to take over local affiliate Wyeth Ltd Shareholders of Wyeth will get seven Pfizer Ltd shares for every 10 shares held, requiring the issue of approximately 15.9 million new Wyeth shares, it said.
The social messaging service announced it was implementing forward secrecy protocol “as part of our continuing effort to keep our users’ information as secure as possible.” The introduction of the protocol protects encrypted information even if a...
Fresh fears raised about exploitation after Fifa president declares country 'on right track' over migrant labourers' rights A damning Amnesty report has raised fresh fears about the exploitation of the migrant workers building the infrastructure...