Icahn rumor spurs HP shares

The computer maker's shares surged on rumors that billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn was buying in. Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) declined to comment on the rumor, which spread Mon. on Twitter. HP shares have been falling for about 30 months after a series of missteps and diminishing prospects for its printer and PC businesses. It took another hit last month after the company said it would take a $9 bil asset impairment charge concerning its acquisition of Autonomy. Separately, DigiTimes said HP's notebook shipments climbed slightly in Nov. Shares rose 2.61%.

--

Get stories like this on the Yahoo app and discover more every day.
Download it now.
Loading...

Explore Related Contents

 
Recent Quotes
Symbol Price Change % Chg 
Your most recently viewed tickers will automatically show up here if you type a ticker in the "Enter symbol/company" at the bottom of this module.
You need to enable your browser cookies to view your most recent quotes.
 
Sign-in to view quotes in your portfolios.

MARKET MOVERS

  • Most Actives
    Most Actives
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.27+0.02+5.88%
    N21.SI
    0.197+0.021+11.93%
    40F.SI
    1.02+0.04+4.08%
    G13.SI
    0.395+0.035+9.72%
    5ME.SI
    1.78+0.25+15.96%
    S51.SI
  • % Gainers
    % Gainers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.35+0.07+27.27%
    BQF.SI
    0.13+0.02+17.12%
    UV1.SI
    1.78+0.25+15.96%
    S51.SI
    0.53+0.07+15.22%
    BLR.SI
    0.168+0.020+13.51%
    5PD.SI
  • % Losers
    % Losers
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    0.123-0.045-26.79%
    5MQ.SI
    0.10-0.03-21.26%
    A7S.SI
    0.40-0.08-16.67%
    BLA.SI
    0.15-0.03-16.20%
    AZR.SI
    0.094-0.014-12.96%
    5DL.SI

Market Data

  • Currencies
    Currencies
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1.4145+0.0013+0.09%
    USDSGD=X
    1.4931+0.0016+0.11%
    EURSGD=X
    1.7595-0.0005-0.03%
    GBPSGD=X
    80.0440-0.126-0.16%
    SGDJPY=X
    5.4835-0.0066-0.12%
    SGDHKD=X
    3.1450-0.0058-0.18%
    SGDMYR=X
    9,436.9258-51.9189-0.55%
    SGDIDR=X
    4.8619-0.0037-0.08%
    SGDCNY=X
    1.0885+0.0007+0.06%
    AUDSGD=X
  • Commodities
    Commodities
    NamePriceChange% Chg
    1,237.20+3.90+0.32%
    GCJ17.CMX
    17.950.00+0.03%
    SIH17.CMX
    89.91-1.82-1.99%
    ^XAU
    2.71-0.03-0.91%
    HGH17.CMX
    54.06+0.47+0.88%
    CLJ17.NYM
  • Bonds
    Bonds
    TreasuryYield (%)Yield Change
    1.910.00
    ^FVX
    2.42-0.01
    ^TNX
    3.040.00
    ^TYX