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International growth seen boosting stocks in 2010

...after skimping on purchases of new computer hardware, software and other gear as the economy swooned. Information technology shares, as measured by the S&P 500, are expected to show a 73 percent gain in 2009, while shares of telecommunication...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2010/01/03/fin_561543.shtml
Finance
Apple news spurs tech rally

NEW YORK - Surging technology shares prompted more buying on Wall Street on Monday as investors welcomed analysts' upgrades and Apple Computer Inc.'s reported talks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/05/24/bus_454063.shtml
Business
Blue chips falter as tech shares jump

...pressured blue chips, while technology shares saw strong buying. The Dow...090.21 on the momentum of technology shares. A late rise in crude oil futures...investors were attracted to technology shares prior to Texas Instruments Inc...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/08/bus_446704.shtml
Business
Decline in oil costs lures buyers back

...the market after the previous session's losses. Technology shares climbed as both J.P. Morgan Securities and Lehman...Morgan cited "a more bullish view" of the industry. Technology shares have lagged as other stocks moved up last month...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/03/02/bus_445800.shtml
Business
Stocks surge; analysts debate market future

...66. Both remained down for the year, however. Stocks experienced a volatile week as investors abandoned riskier technology shares and small-cap stock, leaning instead toward large-caps and blue chips. A relative dearth of economic data added...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2005/02/12/bus_442541.shtml
Business
Tokyo stocks close lower, U.S. dollar down against Japanese yen

...0.25 yen from late Tuesday but above the 109.30 yen it bought in New York. On the stock market, key high-technology shares lost ground after the Philadelphia Semiconductor Index dropped 1.1 percent on Tuesday. Advantest, a semiconductor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/09/09/fin_427975.shtml
Finance
Tokyo stocks finish higher

...late Monday in Tokyo and above the 109.77 yen it bought in New York later that day. On the stock market, high-technology shares including Canon, Kyocera, Sony and Matsushita ended higher as did automakers Nissan and Toyota. Cosmo Oil, Nippon...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/25/fin_426330.shtml
Finance
Tokyo stocks close lower on Wall Street's losses

...in New York, U.S. stocks fell as higher oil prices and a downbeat outlook from Cisco Systems Inc. weighed on technology shares. The Dow Jones industrial average fell 6.35, or 0.1 percent, to 9,938.32. The Nasdaq composite index...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/08/13/fin_425138.shtml
Finance
Outstanding balanced funds for small investors

...percent of its holdings in stocks, focusing on value-oriented, dividend-paying issues. Typically lighter on technology shares, Wellington may perform less well in growth-driven markets. A tendency toward longer bond durations makes it...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/18/fin_422489.shtml
Finance
Tokyo stocks close lower

...TOKYO -- Tokyo stocks fell sharply Wednesday after disappointing comments from Intel Corp. dragged down Japanese technology shares. The U.S. dollar was higher against the Japanese yen. The Nikkei Stock Average of 225 issues fell 251.97 points...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/07/15/fin_422201.shtml
Finance