Apple, Oracle Lead Tech Stocks Lower

An analyst’s downgrade of Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) and worries about Oracle’s (NASDAQ: ORCL) upcoming earnings report weighed on the tech sector on Monday. Apple lost 3.6% on a Goldman Sachs downgrade on the company’s exposure to slowing consumer markets,

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Financials, tech shares weigh on Wall St [XFNA]

NEW YORK, Dec 15 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks tumbled on Monday, roiled by worries about how big a bite the global financial crisis has taken from banks’ profits and fallout from a massive hedge fund fraud scheme. * The financial sector fell on concern over

Does Your Home Insurance Keep You Covered?

By Brendel Hightower RISMEDIA, Dec. 16, 2008-(MCT)-As youngsters ready their annual wish lists for Santa, homeowners should be preparing their own special lists-like a checklist of what to include in their home insurance policies. Winter can be

GM, GMAC agree on dealer payment deferral for cars

DETROIT, Dec 15 (Reuters) – U.S. automaker General Motors
Corp said on Monday it has reached an agreement with GMAC
LLC on the deferral of payments by GMAC-financed dealers
of up to $1.5 billion for GM vehicles until Dec. 30.

Wall Street drops on financial worry

NEW YORK (Reuters) – Stocks stumbled on Monday, roiled by worries about how big a bite the global financial crisis has taken from banks’ profits and fallout from a massive investment fraud scheme.

US bankruptcies up, Tennessee tops personal filings? 12 mins ago

NEW YORK, Dec 15 (Reuters) – U.S. business and personal bankruptcy filings soared in the third quarter, illustrating how the economic decline is cutting a wide swath across a range of industries and incomes, according to data released on Monday. Some

US STOCKS SNAPSHOT-Financials, tech shares weigh on Wall St? 17 mins ago

NEW YORK, Dec 15 (Reuters) – U.S. stocks tumbled on Monday, roiled by worries about how big a bite the global financial crisis has taken from banks’ profits and fallout from a massive hedge fund fraud scheme. * The financial sector fell on concern over

STOCKS NEWS US-Financials, tech shares weigh on Wall Street? 37 mins ago

Stocks on the move Real-Time Equity news U.S. stock market report 1550 ET 15Dec2008-Financials, tech shares weigh on Wall St —————————————————————————— U.S. stocks stumbled on Monday, weighed down by