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NASDAQ : Technology Services
Prev Close 190.84
Day Low/High 188.54 / 190.08
52 Wk Low/High 123.02 / 208.66
Avg Volume 13.40M
Exchange NASDAQ
Shares Outstanding 2.41B
Market Cap 544.36B
EPS 7.70
P/E Ratio 30.58
Div & Yield N.A. (N.A)
Facebook Falters Amid Political Pressure on Libra Digital Currency

Facebook Falters Amid Political Pressure on Libra Digital Currency

Surprise, surprise: Regulatory opposition toward digital currencies at home and abroad is rising against Facebook.

Equity Markets (For Now) Are Endorsing More "Cowbell" by the Federal Reserve

* Pavlov's dogs are in a feeding frenzy Bonds took a hit, stocks and gold rejoiced today. Growth-starved investors embraced Amazon , Google and Facebook . Asset and rate dependent sectors, like banks, took a hit based on the dovish Powell rhetoric. ...

Fed's Powell Heads to the Hill, Trading Facebook and Lululemon: Market Recon

Fed's Powell Heads to the Hill, Trading Facebook and Lululemon: Market Recon

The problem is that the Fed's mission has moved beyond their mandate.

5 Thoughts on Cisco's $2.6 Billion Deal for Acacia

5 Thoughts on Cisco's $2.6 Billion Deal for Acacia

The deal drives home the importance of cutting-edge optical component and module technology to networking hardware vendors. It also might strengthen Cisco's sales pitch to cloud giants.

Real Money Post Industrial Average Enjoyed a Stellar First Half of 2019

Real Money Post Industrial Average Enjoyed a Stellar First Half of 2019

There are a number of RMPIA companies that will be beneficiaries of Back to School and holiday spending.

Jim Cramer: Facebook, Welcome to the World of Fintech

Jim Cramer: Facebook, Welcome to the World of Fintech

This market is gaga for anything fintech, and now Facebook's literally putting its money where its mouth is.

Jim Cramer: I Defy You to Show Me That Bullish Investors Dominate

Jim Cramer: I Defy You to Show Me That Bullish Investors Dominate

A subset of tech is expensive, as well as tech IPOs, but the majority of sectors are far from overvalued.

Jim Cramer: Pessimistic Pundits Wrong Again

Jim Cramer: Pessimistic Pundits Wrong Again

Skeptics say nothing was resolved with China deal, but they're wrong -- do they know our stock markets have run wild the first half of the year not despite, but because of the endless pessimism?

Not So Tweet

Compared with some on our site who were more optimistic (based on positive post-first-quarter earnings per share-related price action), I sold out most of my Twitter in late April at $5-$6 higher prices than exist today (around $40 per share) -- bas...

Trump-Xi Face Off, Potential EU Land Mines and a Caterpillar Play: Market Recon

Trump-Xi Face Off, Potential EU Land Mines and a Caterpillar Play: Market Recon

The G-20 Summit in Japan could hold more intrigue than just the planned meeting between President Trump and Xi.

One Last Observation: It's More Than a Feeling

"Just one more thing." - Lt. Columbo Though the market's breadth wasn't horrible at 1000 advancers to nearly 2000 decliners on the New York Stock Exchange, the market's leaders were taken to the woodshed today -- in a market that felt far worse than...

A Reminder

A week ago I sold all of my , and .

'Goga' Stocks Part 2: Throw A Line Overseas to Net Big Yields

'Goga' Stocks Part 2: Throw A Line Overseas to Net Big Yields

There is a universe of high-yielding names outside the U.S. with which you are probably not familiar -- here are two attractive non-U.S. companies to consider investing in.

Lockheed Martin and Kratos Are on My Radar, and I'm Tracking Gold: Market Recon

Lockheed Martin and Kratos Are on My Radar, and I'm Tracking Gold: Market Recon

As investors once again anticipate a near-ZIRP environment, keep an eye on defense names and gold.

Stocks to Go 'Goga' Over

Stocks to Go 'Goga' Over

Here are some picks from my 'Goga Stocks,' so named from The Republic of Georgia's Goga Bitadze -- you'll see what I mean...

Oracle Still Needs to Share More About How Its App Business Is Faring

Oracle Still Needs to Share More About How Its App Business Is Faring

The software giant stopped breaking out cloud revenue last year, and the numbers it just shared suggest the revenue growth rate for its applications software business slowed last quarter.

Adobe and Salesforce's Marketing Software Momentum Shouldn't Be Overlooked

Adobe and Salesforce's Marketing Software Momentum Shouldn't Be Overlooked

Thanks to strong secular growth trends and perhaps also share gains against major rivals, Adobe and Salesforce are both reporting very strong growth for their marketing software segments.

I Am Skeptical of Tuesday's Rally

* At the core of my cynicism is my view that the Federal Reserve and the European Central Bank (ECB) are pushing on a string and the likely negative outcome of the U.S./China trade negotiations "There is an old saying in Tennessee I know it's in Tex...

Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Project: 7 Key Things Investors Should Know

Facebook's Libra Cryptocurrency Project: 7 Key Things Investors Should Know

Facebook put a lot of work into laying the foundations for its Libra cryptocurrency project. However, its strategy for monetizing Libra is a very long-term one.

Sell the News?

I have taken a trading layer short in the indices (as I increased the size on a scale higher throughout the morning) on top of my investment short. My average today on my short is about $292.65 and on my short it's $187.25. Some observations that ma...

Is Facebook's Blockchain Bet the Next Big Thing in Big Tech?

Is Facebook's Blockchain Bet the Next Big Thing in Big Tech?

Is Libra the next tectonic shift in tech? Is it even a cryptocurrency at all?

I've Been a Busy Trading Boy

I have sold my remaining positions in Facebook , Amazon and Alphabet on the opening, booking large profits. All three stocks, which were placed on my Best Ideas List in late 2018, will remain on the List as I plan to buy back the stocks if we have a...

Libra: What You Need to Know About Facebook's New Cryptocurrency

Libra: What You Need to Know About Facebook's New Cryptocurrency

Facebook's first blockchain-backed payment initiative is here. Here's what investors and crypto enthusiasts need to know.

Jim Cramer: Launch of Libra Cryptocurrency Is a Great Reason to Buy Facebook

Jim Cramer: Launch of Libra Cryptocurrency Is a Great Reason to Buy Facebook

This initiative, targeting the unbanked, will go a long way to repairing FB's tattered reputation.

Can Instagram Survive Independent From Facebook?

Can Instagram Survive Independent From Facebook?

Is breaking up big tech just another big headache?

Cryptocurrency Plan for Facebook Makes Cents

Cryptocurrency Plan for Facebook Makes Cents

Plan to launch cryptocurrency makes tech company more attractive, but at current price, buying the name again on dips makes sense.