• Wall Street jumps as tech roars back, yields retreat

    26 days ago - By Reuters

    Facebook's 9.2 percent jump after blockbuster results and gains in chipmakers powered technology stocks on Thursday, with easing U.S. bond yields helping the sentiment on Wall Street.
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  • Wall Street Rises as Tech Earnings Impress, Yields Pull Back

    26 days ago - By NY Times

    Wall Street stocks rose on Thursday, as strong earnings from Facebook and a handful of chipmakers powered technology stocks, and U.S. bond yields pulled back.
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  • Facebook leads technology stock rally as US indexes rise

    26 days ago - By Chron

    NEW YORK - U.S. stocks are rising Thursday morning as Facebook leads a big rally for technology companies. The social media network jumped after its recent data privacy scandal didn't appear to affect its business in the first quarter. Other big technology companies also moved higher. Chipotle Mexican Grill, Ford and Visa also rose after they gave strong first-quarter reports.
    KEEPING SCORE: The S&P 500 index rose 12 points, or 0.5 percent, to 2,652 as of 10 a.m. Eastern time. The Dow Jones industrial average added 118 points, or 0.5 percent, to 24,204. The Nasdaq composite advanced 69...
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