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Augusta's 'Sizzling' economic growth cited by development magazine

Citing Augusta's growing technology sector, the U.S. Army's Cyber Center of Excellence and new Unisys customer center, a South-focused business development magazine...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-15/augustas-sizzling-economic
Apple will replace AT&T in the Dow Jones industrial average

...four-to-one stock split, Visa will wind up with a lower price. S&P said that would reduce the weight of the information technology sector in the Dow. Adding Apple will help balance out this reduction. Unlike other stock-market measures, the Dow weighs...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-03-06/apple-will-replace-att-dow
Business briefs

Bargin-hunting spurs Dow surge NEW YORK - The technology sector rebounded Thursday as investors set aside doubts about earnings and decided to take a chance on stocks that have fallen to their...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/01/bus_310268.shtml
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Technology group urges growth outside capital

ATLANTA - As Georgia seeks to reinvent its technology sector, some leaders say new investment will start happening...just five years ago. During the late 1990s, the technology sector was adding 60,000 jobs a year in Atlanta, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/10/22/bus_431984.shtml
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Business briefs

...breather; stocks dip NEW YORK -- Stocks closed mostly lower Wednesday as investors took a break from their recent technology-sector buying spree. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 38.53 to close at 11,068.12. Declining issues outnumbered...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/09/bus_276958.shtml
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Business briefs

Technology soars, Dow dips anyway NEW YORK - A powerful profit report from Dell Computer energized the technology sector, but blue-chip shares pulled back Wednesday as the inflation picture clouded just a day after the Federal Reserve...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/05/22/biz_208700.shtml
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Stocks dip as investors take profits

...advance of big earnings reports, collected some of the profits they've earned in the new year's bull market. The technology sector that has soared recently was hardest hit. At the close of trading on Wall Street, the technology-heavy Nasdaq...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/01/13/bus_250132.shtml
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Rising cost of oil sends stocks down

...started to slow the economy. Profit-taking in the technology sector also weighed heavily on the markets. Crude futures...Tuesday. Gold prices were higher. In the battered technology sector, Baidu.com Inc. tumbled 25 percent, or $28...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/09/15/bus_2791.shtml
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Business briefs

...market. The Nasdaq composite index sank nearly 2 percent, halting a four-session streak of record highs, as the technology sector succumbed to profit-taking after leading this week's advance. The Dow Jones industrial average dropped 33...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/04/24/bus_226653.shtml
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Attitude adjustment

...that exist in other regions throughout the nation.Given this region's potential to make a bigger mark in the technology sector ? Augusta already is the fastest-growing tech market outside Atlanta ? it would be foolish for the city's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-20/attitude-adjustment