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# stocks - This year 2022

Lawsuit accuses Elon Musk of breaking law while buying Twitter stock
# New York
# New York

Lawsuit accuses Elon Musk of breaking law while buying Twitter stock

Apr 15th 2022, 11:06 AM 24,582 Views 5 Comments

The complainant has accused Musk of violating a regulatory deadline to reveal he had accumulated a stake of at least 5%.

# stocks - Last year 2021

Not quite Game Over for GameStop? Stock value almost quadrupled last night
# Stocks
# Stocks

Not quite Game Over for GameStop? Stock value almost quadrupled last night

Feb 25th 2021, 6:25 PM 28,355 Views 32 Comments

GameStop’s chief financial officer Jim Bell announced this week that he would resign on 26 March.

# stocks - All time

Pound falls sharply after string of British MPs resign amid Brexit chaos
# Stocks
# Stocks

Pound falls sharply after string of British MPs resign amid Brexit chaos

Nov 15th 2018, 4:09 PM 35,615 Views 49 Comments

The UK currency was pummelled as a number of ministers quit earlier today.

Wall Street just took a huge plunge and traders are trying to stay calm
# MARKET MELTDOWN
# MARKET MELTDOWN

Wall Street just took a huge plunge and traders are trying to stay calm

Feb 5th 2018, 10:00 PM 61,020 Views 101 Comments

The Dow Jones suffered its worst day in six years.

How a group of hackers and traders made $100 million - using press releases
# The Wolves Of Wall Street
# The Wolves Of Wall Street

How a group of hackers and traders made $100 million - using press releases

Aug 16th 2015, 9:00 PM 26,894 Views 26 Comments

The story of “one of the most intricate and sophisticated trading rings” in history.

China could be slipping into a crisis 'far bigger than anything in Greece'
# Stocks
# Stocks

China could be slipping into a crisis 'far bigger than anything in Greece'

Jul 8th 2015, 8:36 AM 21,058 Views 38 Comments

More than half of companies have suspended trading on the stock market.

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed
# Fall
# Fall

Aer Lingus shareholders are nervous IAG's takeover bid has failed

Feb 9th 2015, 6:58 PM 11,900 Views 46 Comments

The airline’s stocks took a hit today following a Bloomberg report.

Teenager who claimed to make $72 million on stock market admits to making whole thing up
# Hoax
From The Daily Edge
# Hoax

Teenager who claimed to make $72 million on stock market admits to making whole thing up

Dec 16th 2014, 6:45 PM 3,383 Views 1 Comment

The boy who cried Wolf of Wall Street.

Investors at a loss on Eircom shares
# Cashing Out
# Cashing Out

Investors at a loss on Eircom shares

Mar 6th 2014, 1:52 PM 18,420 Views 45 Comments

Tax-free cash payout for many but no sign of profit.

Apple buys back $14 billion of its own shares in two weeks
# Stocks
# Stocks

Apple buys back $14 billion of its own shares in two weeks

Feb 7th 2014, 9:58 AM 13,276 Views 19 Comments

The company has bought back more than $40 billion of its shares over the past twelve months and expects to buy back an additional $20 billion.

European stocks mixed as Chinese economy growth slows down
# Chinese Economy
# Chinese Economy

European stocks mixed as Chinese economy growth slows down

Jan 20th 2014, 6:42 PM 5,058 Views 5 Comments

Dublin, Madrid, Frankfurt and Paris all slid today, as China’s growth forecast dropped by 0.1 per cent.

European stocks rise to cap a bumper 2013 for traders
# Markets
# Markets

European stocks rise to cap a bumper 2013 for traders

Dec 31st 2013, 12:13 PM 5,463 Views 22 Comments

Stocks have been boosted this year by the upbeat global economic outlook, low interest rates and central bank stimulus policies.

6 things to worry about as the PS4 launches in the US
# Playstation
From The Daily Edge
# Playstation

6 things to worry about as the PS4 launches in the US

Nov 15th 2013, 6:13 PM 19,751 Views 50 Comments

The console launched in the US at midnight.

Poll: Would you like to buy Twitter shares?
# Your Say
# Your Say

Poll: Would you like to buy Twitter shares?

Nov 7th 2013, 9:28 AM 7,134 Views 58 Comments

What do you think of the move? Would you like to be a part of it?

Revenue increase at Google driven by the number of "paid clicks"
# Google
# Google

Revenue increase at Google driven by the number of "paid clicks"

Oct 18th 2013, 9:53 AM 7,156 Views 9 Comments

Google Inc. earned nearly $3 billion during the three months ending in September.

Total foreign direct investment into Ireland increased to €258 billion
# FDI
# FDI

Total foreign direct investment into Ireland increased to €258 billion

Oct 4th 2013, 1:35 PM 4,602 Views 40 Comments

Ireland had a net surplus of €31 billion in foreign direct investment in 2012.

NTMA suspends Treasury Bill auctions until 2014
# No More Bills
# No More Bills

NTMA suspends Treasury Bill auctions until 2014

Oct 1st 2013, 1:10 PM 4,876 Views 21 Comments

The National Treasury Management Agency won’t be holding anymore monthly Treasury Bills sales in 2013.

Column: Here's how to protect your bank deposits in this unsettled economy
# Opinion
# Opinion

Column: Here's how to protect your bank deposits in this unsettled economy

May 19th 2013, 8:15 AM 2,166 Views 33 Comments

Many sensible individuals are now rightly worried about the security of their savings and investments, writes David Quinn who says diversification is key.

Dow, S&P push to new record highs
# Markets
# Markets

Dow, S&P push to new record highs

Apr 3rd 2013, 8:35 AM 4,535 Views 20 Comments

The rise is returning the stock markets to levels not seen since before the global financial crisis.

European stocks rise after festive break
# Markets
# Markets

European stocks rise after festive break

Dec 27th 2012, 11:30 AM 2,685 Views 0 Comments

Europe’s main stock markets rise as traders focus on whether the United States will avert the 2013 “fiscal cliff”.

European equity markets stable in quiet Christmas Eve deals
# Markets
# Markets

European equity markets stable in quiet Christmas Eve deals

Dec 24th 2012, 3:08 PM 2,866 Views 3 Comments

Sentiment has been hampered by the US fiscal cliff, according to dealers.

Time not ripe for Twitter IPO
# Idle Tweets
# Idle Tweets

Time not ripe for Twitter IPO

Sep 26th 2012, 2:48 PM 3,261 Views 4 Comments

CEO Dick Costolo ruled out an imminent initial public offering or sale of the social networking site.

Facebook shares hit an all-time low
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook shares hit an all-time low

Aug 17th 2012, 1:58 PM 6,008 Views 34 Comments

The social networking giant’s stock traded as low as $20 before bouncing back slightly yesterday.

Eurozone fears continue as IMF start Greek inspection
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Eurozone fears continue as IMF start Greek inspection

Jul 24th 2012, 10:41 AM 1,774 Views 12 Comments

Yields on Spanish and Italian bonds hit record highs yesterday as uncertainty in the markets continues.

Facebook shares dip to new low
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook shares dip to new low

May 29th 2012, 9:55 PM 9,009 Views 44 Comments

The social network debuted at $38 a share two weeks ago.

Facebook hikes price of its shares, raising value to over $100bn
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook hikes price of its shares, raising value to over $100bn

May 15th 2012, 12:00 PM 2,939 Views 16 Comments

Facebook had previously planned on selling shares at between $28-$35, but is now going for a price between $34 and $38.

Want to own a piece of Facebook? Here's how to do it
# Explainer
# Explainer

Want to own a piece of Facebook? Here's how to do it

May 7th 2012, 11:00 AM 7,765 Views 27 Comments

Sometime this month, 337 million shares will be up for grabs when the world’s biggest social network floats on the stock market. But be warned: it may be hard to get a hold of them.

Facebook set to file $5 billion IPO today
# Facebook
# Facebook

Facebook set to file $5 billion IPO today

Feb 1st 2012, 8:00 AM 3,416 Views 32 Comments

The initial public offering of stocks in the social networking giant has been long anticipated and could eventually make Bono a rich man…

Markets open strongly on news of EU's fiscal compact deal
# The Markets
# The Markets

Markets open strongly on news of EU's fiscal compact deal

Jan 31st 2012, 10:22 AM 1,055 Views 6 Comments

A deal in Brussels is music to the ears of those on the trading floor…

Stocks slide over signs of jitters at European banks
# Eurocrisis
# Eurocrisis

Stocks slide over signs of jitters at European banks

Dec 28th 2011, 6:34 PM 3,560 Views 11 Comments

European banks deposited a record €412 billion with the ECB overnight – showing that banks are worried about loaning money to each other.

Euro falls to 11-month low against dollar
# Euro
# Euro

Euro falls to 11-month low against dollar

Dec 14th 2011, 8:27 AM 2,022 Views 14 Comments

Investor concerns about the stability of the eurozone have yet to be allayed by EU moves to strengthen the currency’s support system…

Eurozone has major flaw, says billionaire investor Buffett
# Europe
# Europe

Eurozone has major flaw, says billionaire investor Buffett

Nov 22nd 2011, 10:59 AM 2,738 Views 9 Comments

He added that the future of Europe and the Euro is now in doubt – but he is still interested in buying more European stocks.

Amazon profits nosedive as it takes on Apple in tablet war
# Tablets
# Tablets

Amazon profits nosedive as it takes on Apple in tablet war

Oct 26th 2011, 9:39 AM 730 Views 7 Comments

The company is selling Kindles at a loss to compete with the iPad – driving its profits down by 73 per cent.

Irish residents own €1.44 trillion in foreign securities
# CSO
# CSO

Irish residents own €1.44 trillion in foreign securities

Aug 30th 2011, 3:23 PM 722 Views 13 Comments

This is up €86 billion since 2009, and includes an overall increase in US securities of €68.9 billion, according to the Central Statistics Office.

Italy and France call for emergency G7 debt crisis talks
# Eurozone
# Eurozone

Italy and France call for emergency G7 debt crisis talks

Aug 5th 2011, 10:24 PM 416 Views 16 Comments

Berlusconi and Sarkozy have agreed that the meeting should happen in the coming days.

"Monstrous interest" in LinkedIn shares on first day of trading
# LinkedIn
# LinkedIn

"Monstrous interest" in LinkedIn shares on first day of trading

May 19th 2011, 4:20 PM 639 Views 3 Comments

The 95 per cent surge on the first day’s trading is seen as a good sign for other social networking companies.

Japan earthquake sends bulls and bears running as stocks plummet
# Japan Earthquake
# Japan Earthquake

Japan earthquake sends bulls and bears running as stocks plummet

Apr 7th 2011, 9:10 PM 744 Views 0 Comments

Stocks plummeted on Wall Street today after a 7.1 quake stuck off the northern coast of the country.

Japanese stocks plummet on first day of trading after the quake
# Stocks
From Business ETC
# Stocks

Japanese stocks plummet on first day of trading after the quake

Mar 14th 2011, 9:48 AM 228 Views 0 Comments

Stock in the beleaguered Tokyo Electric Power Company fell by double digits – but car makers and electronics firms also badly hit.