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Floor trading resumes at NYSE, with masks and plexiglas

May 27, 2020 - 7:00 AM

The reopening of the New York Stock Exchange trading floor is an important one symbolically for Wall Street and the United States

The New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) is pictures on May 26, 2020 at Wall Street in New York City. - Wall Street stocks surged early May 26, 2020 on optimism about coronavirus vaccines as the New York Stock Exchange resumed physical floor trading for the first time since late March. About five minutes into trading, the Dow Jones Industrial Average was up 2.3 percent at 25,023.76. The broad-based S&P 500 gained 2.0 percent to 3,013.04, while the tech-rich Nasdaq Composite Index advanced 1.6 percent to 9,468.96.The gains came after a ceremony presided over by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo, who wore a mask as he rung the opening bell to signal the start of the day for traders, also clad in masks and separated by plexiglas. (Photo by Johannes EISELE / AFP)

New York Stock Exchange to reopen trading floor, with limits

May 15, 2020 - 9:45 AM

Brokers will return to the New York Stock Exchange trading floor on May 26, but in fewer numbers and wearing masks

START OF TRADING. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange during the opening bell on March 10, 2020. Photo by Timothy A. Clary/AFP

Markets wobble as traders wind down for Christmas

Dec 23, 2019 - 11:49 PM

With very little by way of market-moving events on the horizon, analysts are expecting a quiet week

Tech firm Slack to make market debut, at $26 reference price

Jun 20, 2019 - 7:30 PM

The arrival of Slack – which markets online tools for information sharing and workflow management – to the New York Stock Exchange underscores investor hunger for new companies in spite of some high-profile stumbles

SLACK. Slack's headquarters on April 02, 2019 in San Francisco, California. Photo by Justin Sullivan/Getty Images North America/AFP

Spotify files $1 billion IPO, eyeing streaming growth despite losses

Mar 01, 2018 - 6:27 AM

The papers filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission offers the most detailed look yet at the finances of Spotify, with it having 159 million monthly users including 71 million paying subscribers – twice that of Apple Music

SPOTIFY. People gather in Spotify offices following a press conference on June 27, 2013 in New York City. File photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images/AFP

Snapchat parent company stock valuation at $22.2B – report

Feb 17, 2017 - 12:11 AM

Snap reportedly sets its valuation at around 14 to 16 a share or between 19 5 billion to 22 2 billion

Snapchat parent to offer shares on NYSE – reports

Jan 31, 2017 - 1:34 PM

The initial public offering move by California based Snap would build on a trend of the Nasdaq no longer being the preference of private tech companies looking to go public

SNAP IPO. This file photo taken on November 13, 2013 shows a logo of Snapchat at the front entrance of headquarters of Snapchat in Venice, California. File photo by Kevork Djansezian/ Getty Images / AFP

ABS-CBN unit, Western Union form strategic alliance

May 24, 2016 - 4:58 PM

The ABS CBN Global Group and Western Union sign an MOU for a 3 month promotion that gives the latter s clients complimentary access to an archive of TV programs of The Filipino Channel

STRATEGIC ALLIANCE. The offer is open to all consumers in participating countries who send money to the Philippines through Western Union or Vigo

Square files for keenly awaited stock market debut

Oct 15, 2015 - 1:58 PM

The exact date Square will go public is not revealed but the San Francisco based company plans to trade on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol SQ

SQUARE. Images from Square Facebook Page.

New York Stock Exchange suspends trade

Jul 09, 2015 - 1:01 AM

The outage also came on the same day as United Airlines grounded planes at US airports for an hour due to a computer glitch

Top Filipina at NY stock exchange says goodbye

Feb 24, 2015 - 8:00 PM

Elizabeth Recto Arreglado – better known as Ninez – joined the exchange in December 2008 as Managing Director of Global Compensation

Alibaba makes Wall Street debut

Sep 19, 2014 - 9:56 PM

UPDATED By raising as much as 25 billion Chinese online giant Alibaba is poised to break the record for the largest initial public offering in history

WELCOME TO NYSE. Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange prior to Alibaba Group's initial price offering (IPO) on September 19, 2014 in New York City. Andrew Burton/Getty Images/AFP

Candy Crush creator plans float on New York stock exchange

Feb 18, 2014 - 9:20 PM

King Digital Entertainment applied for listing with the US SEC

TRADEMARK ENFORCEMENT. Candy Crush Saga's makers try to protect their trademarks while earning gamers' ire. Photo from

Facebook stock added to Dow Jones S&P 500 index

Dec 12, 2013 - 8:41 AM

The world s leading online social network will replace chip testing equipment company Teradyne

Twitter hikes IPO share price range

Nov 05, 2013 - 1:31 AM

Twitter boosts its public stock offering to as much as 2 billion suggesting strong demand for its stock and a higher overall value for the one to many messaging platform

PUBLIC COMPANY. Microblogging site Twitter seeks to raise over $1.6 billion in IPO. File photo by AFP/Fred Tanneau

Twitter set to make a splash on Wall Street

Nov 03, 2013 - 10:45 AM

Twitter s impending IPO will be a huge test for social media and the technology sector

PUBLIC COMPANY. Microblogging site Twitter seeks to raise over $1.6 billion in IPO.

Manchester United eyes over $300-M in Wall Street IPO

Jul 31, 2012 - 1:37 PM

Manchester United announced Monday July 30 that it hopes to earn over 300 million in its proposed IPO on Wall Street