Apple, Microsoft, Cisco, Oracle, Alphabet and others have stashed cash overseas but most haven't deployed the cash in a meaningful way... Yet.
Posting results 'not as a bad as we thought' has become a successful strategy. It worked for Bristol.
Pressure will be on Qualcomm to smoothly digest the largest chip deal in history.
Stocks hold mixed on Thursday afternoon as Bristol-Myers Squibb and Celgene push health care higher, while defensive names slip on a spike in Treasury yields.