Micron Technology stocks up after Renaissance Technologies’ stock gains

The stock of semiconductor maker Micron rose nearly 11 per cent after Renaissance Technology Inc. posted a $5.8 billion profit Thursday.Micron’s stock rose 8.6 per cent to $5,898.10 in late afternoon trading.Renaissance Technologies’ shares closed up 4.2 per cent.The company reported its second straight quarterly profit of $4.3 billion.Microns shares rose 11.5 per cent Thursday […]

Australia’s technology sector has seen a boom in the past five years

LONDON – Australian technology companies have seen their share prices rise over the past year, thanks to a number of reasons, including a boom that began with a government crackdown on offshore tax avoidance and accelerated in recent months.The Australian Bureau of Statistics’ annual report on Australia’s tech sector found that in 2016, the value […]