The possibility the Federal Reserve could begin slowing down its asset purchases this month sent stocks lower.
Google has ramped up its efforts to make its public infrastructure as a service platform more generally available to higher volume customers.
Investors are also bracing for a raft of economic data in the buildup to Friday's November government jobs report.
The opportunity to take a peek into the black box that is Amazon's public cloud vendor giant Amazon Web Services may have finally arrived.
Stock futures are signaling a higher open on Wall Street Friday.
As an imminent QE wind-down looks increasingly imminent, Fed officials are beginning to take more seriously the proposal of a cut to the rate paid on excess reserves.
Stock futures rise even as retail guidance Thursday disappoints as investors continue to show confidence in the consumer.
Market conditions are essentially ripe for a rebound in bank M&A, but expect regulatory burdens to keep activity in check, says Deloitte's Sharon Weinstein.
After touching but failing to hold milestone levels, stock averages close slightly lower on Tuesday on as the OECD cut its global growth forecasts.
The company has projected smaller than expected fourth-quarter profits as investors continue to assess its marketing acquisition strategies.