Electronic Arts Inc., the second- largest U.S. video-game maker, fell the most in three weeks after technical problems with its recently released “Battlefield 4” raised concerns about the title’s future.
U.S. stocks declined a fifth day, sending the Standard & Poor’s 500 Index to a two-week low, after improving economic data boosted bets the Federal Reserve will curb its monthly bond purchases sooner than estimated.
Pacific Crest Securities, an investment bank focused on technology deals, is close to an agreement to buy China research firm Pacific Epoch from investors including Goldman Sachs Group Inc. , two people familiar with the matter said.
Pacific Crest Securities, a U.S. investment bank focused on technology, said it plans to hire more bankers and analysts in China as fund-raising from initial share sales by local Internet firms may set a record this year.
BlackBerry dropped the most in almost a month after Pacific Crest Securities said the Canadian smartphone maker may have to cut back production of its BlackBerry 10 devices because of lower-than-expected sales.
After Apple introduces a new product at one of its signature news conferences, the screen on stage will typically flash the date when fans around the world can line up to buy the shiny device, along with a list of countries where it'll be available on launch day. That list keeps getting longer.