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Cyber and Network Security Becoming the Top Technology Sector

From the average individual to the largest American Fortune 500 company and to the government of the United States, network and cyber security has become one of the highest priorities. ...
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Cisco Reports Earnings, Shares Fall After-Hours

Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) reported fourth-quarter and fiscal-year 2013 results after markets closed on Wednesday. For the quarter the networking giant reported adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of ...
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Closing Bell for Tuesday on Wall Street: Markets Open Higher, Finish Mixed

July 23, 2013: U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning, but only the DJIA was able to stay in positive territory throughout the day. There was little economic data out ...
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Will Cisco’s Cybersecurity Firm Buyout Hurt Sales to China?

Networking giant Cisco Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: CSCO) announced this morning that it would acquire cybersecurity firm Sourcefire Inc. (NASDAQ: FIRE) for $76 a share in cash, a premium of 29% ...
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Stocks to Buy as the Network Security Market Continues to Explode

With hackers and whistle-blowing vendor employees continuing to threaten not only national security but business security as well, American and international companies continue to prioritize security within their overall information ...
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Top Technology Stocks to Buy From the Merrill Lynch Global Technology Conference

One recurring theme we see at 24/7 Wall Street is that technology stocks, for all of their glitter and notoriety, have greatly underperformed one of the longest and hottest bull ...
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Internet Security Firm Websense Going Private for $907 Million

Private equity firm Vista Equity Partners has agreed to acquire Websense Inc. (NASDAQ: WBSN) for $24.75 a share in cash, or a total of about $907 million. The Internet security ...
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Government Wants More Cybersecurity, Private Sector Lagging? (FTNT, PANW, FIRE, CHKP, WBSN, VDSI, PFPT, LMT, RTN, SAI)

After markets closed last night, Fortinet Inc. (NASDAQ: FTNT) issued a warning on earnings and revenues for the company’s first quarter. The announcement dragged down share prices at several other ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell — February 22, 2013: Markets Show Some Strength Today (BBRY, FSLR, MCD, CAT, S, AGU, AIG, FTR, HPQ, MRVL, NEM, JWN, ANF, EGO, DDD, FE, HL, HTZ, LOW, KWK, HPQ, FIRE, ZNGA)

U.S. equity markets opened higher this morning following a two-day run of losses. No significant data was scheduled to be released in the U.S. today, so investors were guided by ...
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Internet Security: Growth or Value Stocks?

Internet security has gotten a lot of attention in the past few weeks. President Obama mentioned it in his State of the Union speech just days after the Federal Reserve ...
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Internet Security Stocks Back in Favor

Just a couple of weeks ago, Internet security providers Check Point Software Technologies Inc. (NASDAQ: CHKP) and Fortinet Inc. (NASDAQ: FTNT) reported weaker-than-expected third quarter results and lowered their fourth ...
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Insecurity at Internet Security Firms (CHKP, FTNT, FIRE, PANW, IBM, INTC)

Internet security providers Check Point Software Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: CHKP) and Fortinet Inc. (NASDAQ: FTNT) both reported weaker than expected results for the third quarter and both lowered fourth quarter ...
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24/7 Wall St. Closing Bell (AAPL, DELL, MOS, GILD, DNDN, BAS, CYH, LOPE, RRC, CETV, CHS, DLTR, GRMN, NG, RRD, TOL, HSTM, FIRE, THLD, NFX, CELL)

US equities markets opened lower this morning following surprisingly weak manufacturing reports from Europe and China. Fitch Ratings’ downgrade of Greek debt to ‘CCC’ could not have been a surprise, ...
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Mid-day Movers (FIRE, HSTM, FCEL, NFX, CELL)

Just after noon ET today, all three major US stock indexes are showing losses, with the DJIA down about 49 points at about 12,916, the Nasdaq down nearly 18 points ...
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Unusual Stocks At All-Time Highs (CLB, CLH, CVLT, INTU, LGF, LO, MA, MJN, FIRE)

We are seeing some surprise moves for all-time high stocks this Wednesday.  Some are even moving without the benefit of fresh news. Core Laboratories NV (NYSE: CLB) almost made it to $125.00 ...
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