The social gaming company's 'Draw Something' and 'Poker' are coming to the Asha Touch.
Leading economic indicators are also up. Global markets climb as Germany's Merkel backs the euro and the ECB. Apple hits a new high. Gap beats estimates, while Aeropostale misses. Marvell's results disappoint, and Groupon drops on a downgrade.
Stocks get a boost from housing outlook.
Shares of Facebook slump as their lockup period ends. Jobless claims rise and housing starts decline, while building permits jump to a 4-year high. Wal-Mart slips on a disappointing outlook. Cisco rallies on a dividend hike.
Sentiment on the stock is surprisingly bullish, given all the controversy since the IPO and the series of lock-up periods set to expire.
Someday we'll look back on all the handwringing about the migration to mobile and laugh.
New York manufacturing activity contracts, but consumer prices remain unchanged, industrial output increases and builders' confidence improves. Staples shares skid after disappointing results. Deere is also down after missing estimates.
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Consumers are very status conscious in Asia, Africa and other emerging-market areas. This is especially true in China.
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