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Recent Chinese IPOs Turning Sour

Recent Chinese IPOs Turning Sour

Although valuations are much more attractive, it's still a good idea to avoid the Chinese Internet market for now.

Google's 3 Wild Sci-Fi Projects

Google's 3 Wild Sci-Fi Projects

Google is dabbling in areas far beyond Internet search in its Global X Lab.

UltraViolet, Flixster Won't Save Movie Sales

UltraViolet, Flixster Won't Save Movie Sales

Warner Bros. and others are backing the wrong horse.

Is 'China's Facebook' Becoming 'China's MySpace'?

Is 'China's Facebook' Becoming 'China's MySpace'?

Costs are exploding at Renren; over the past year, operating expenses surged 145.9%.

Pacific Drilling Readies for Profit Gusher

Pacific Drilling Readies for Profit Gusher

Big backlog portends a booming business.

Home Depot Defies Housing Trends

Home Depot Defies Housing Trends

The home improvement retailer has held firm during the housing downturn and has rebounded recently.

Zynga: A Case of Too Many Shares

Zynga: A Case of Too Many Shares

In the days leading up to its IPO, Zynga is trying to get some employees to return some shares.

2 High-Priced Beer Stocks to Avoid

2 High-Priced Beer Stocks to Avoid

Anheuser-Busch InBev and Molson Coors Brewing Company are on the losing end of volume sales.

CBS, Disney Show Solid Growth

CBS, Disney Show Solid Growth

The two entertainment giants are performing well in a rough economy.

Zuckerberg in No Hurry for Facebook IPO

Zuckerberg in No Hurry for Facebook IPO

At a valuation of more than $80 billion, the inevitable offering will come -- someday.