Shares of BlackBerry surged 15.5% Friday to close at $7.22 after the company announced a five-year partnership with Taiwanese manufacturer Foxconn.
Q3 2013 real GDP had yet another blow out revision upward and is now 4.1%. Originally GDP was reported to be 2.8% for the third quarter, then it was revised to 3.6%.
Facebook Inc. (FB:US), in its first stock offering since going public last year, said the company and stakeholders are selling $3.85 billion worth of shares.
WASHINGTON - More than 500,000 people have signed up for insurance through the federal health exchange, HealthCare.gov in the first three weeks of December, President Obama said Friday.
U.S. stocks rose for the week, giving the Dow Jones Industrial Average its biggest gain in three months, as the Federal Reserve said it will reduce the pace of bond buying amid faster-than-estimated economic growth.