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S&P backtracks on Google downgrade

Analyst says 20 percent drop in Web giant's share price over the past month has made the stock "fairly valued."

By August 22, 2011

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S&P downgrades Google stock on Motorola deal plans

Equity researcher says deal won't protect Google from litigation and could hurt growth and financials. S&P lowers shares' price target by $200 and changes rating from "buy" to "sell."

By August 16, 2011

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S&P 500 adds Netflix to its queue

Standard & Poor's upgrades Netflix to large-cap index and, in an almost ironic move, has bounced old-media bastion The New York Times Co. down in return.

By December 10, 2010

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Chart: Netflix shares crush S&P, Nasdaq indexes

Interesting chart illustrates the big returns Netflix has generated for investors over the past five years.

By February 18, 2011

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S&P adds green index

Standard & Poor's launches U.S. Carbon Efficient Index, riding the wave of investor interest in green investment themes.

By March 9, 2009

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Qualcomm laying off about 600 employees globally

Cuts at the mobile-chips giant come as it faces a handful of ongoing government investigations into its business practices.

By December 9, 2014

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Investors snub Amazon, but Wall Street analysts remain loyalists

Financial analysts continue to focus on Amazon's long-term growth, despite back-to-back quarters of losses.

By October 24, 2014

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Intel doubles down on mobile with $1.5B China investment

Despite a rocky start in mobile, the chipmaker forged ahead with its second major mobile partnership in China this year.

By September 26, 2014

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With Alibaba windfall, all eyes on Yahoo's Mayer

The IPO promises to be one of the biggest events in Yahoo's recent history. But after the expected multibillion-dollar windfall, the company's going to be under intense pressure to improve performance.

By September 18, 2014

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Larry Page's stamp on Google: More than moon shots

Since Google's co-founder took charge in 2011, he's had the search giant thinking bigger than ever. What to expect at Google I/O this week? Even if it's nothing mind-blowing, it's all according to plan.

By June 24, 2014