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Once-soaring tech stocks sink in sobering comedown

...a market value of about $28 billion."It's the most insane pricing I have seen since 2000," Hickey says of technology stock prices.Invoking the year 2000 is a touchy subject in technology circles because it hearkens back to the end of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-11/once-soaring-tech-stocks-s
GrubHub delivers positive market debut

...1 million in 2013, up 67 percent from the year before.Grubhub started strong Friday despite Internet and other technology stocks pulling the broader market lower. Google, Netflix and other pillars of the Internet economy took a beating.The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-04-04/grubhub-delivers-positive-
Low interest rates to keep income funds in demand

...across all the S&P 500 sectors, for example we own consumer discretionary stocks, industrials and a little bit of technology stock. We also own financial stocks.About 14 percent of the fund is in international equities. International companies...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-10-20/low-interest-rates-keep-in
IBM pulls stock market out of morning slump

...more stock and raise its dividend helped pull major stock indexes out of a morning slump Tuesday.IBM and other technology stocks led the Standard & Poor's 500 index up. The broad-market measure ended April with a 1.8 percent gain, the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-30/ibm-pulls-stock-market-out
Stock market roars to record highs

...the daily gains of other indexes but still far short of its record. The Nasdaq, which is heavily weighted with technology stocks, briefly veered above 5,000 points in March 2000, just before the Internet bubble burst.Investors said Thursday...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-08-01/stock-market-roars-record-
Standard & Poor's 500 edges above previous record high

...percent each. IBM, which rose $4.84 to $199.15, accounted for a third of the Dow's increase.Information technology stocks rose the most of the 10 industry groups in the S&P 500 on Monday, up 1.6 percent. It's the only group that...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-04-29/standard-poors-500-edges-a
Dow average dumps Kraft Foods for UnitedHealth

...equipment, and Travelers Companies, the insurance provider.Some have been pushing for the Dow to add red-hot technology stocks such as Google or Apple. Blitzer told CNBC the committee had "looked seriously at half a dozen stocks," but didn't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-09-14/dow-average-dumps-kraft-fo
Bank stocks lead stock market surge despite credit downgrades

...composite index climbed 33.33 points to 2,892.42. The gains turned the Nasdaq positive for the week.Information technology stocks had the strongest gains of the 10 industry groups tracked by the S&P 500 index, followed by health care stocks...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2012-06-22/bank-stocks-lead-stock-mar
Budget deal sends markets surging, but questions lurk

...the rally was extraordinarily broad. For every stock that fell on the New York Stock Exchange, roughly 10 rose. Technology stocks rose the most. U.S. government bond prices fell sharply as investors pulled money out of safe-harbor investments...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2013-01-02/budget-deal-sends-markets-
Tech stocks' bubble talk moot discussion for now

...close to the giddy days of the dot-com boom, when investors bought stocks as impulsively as lottery tickets. Technology stocks today are the cheapest in more than nine years.However, the venture capitalists who bankroll high-tech startups...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2011-06-17/tech-stocks-bubble-talk-mo