Shares of tech companies rose after a mixed round of earnings reports. Shares of Adobe Systems rose slightly, bringing gains for the year to date to more than 75%, after the software maker posted earnings ahead of Wall Street targets, helped by its strength in the cloud-computing sphere. Shares of rival business software maker Oracle fell after results at its cloud-computing unit, seen as the area of business software with the highest growth potential, trailed analyst expectations.
-Rob Curran, email@example.com
Continue Reading Below
(END) Dow Jones Newswires
December 15, 2017 16:51 ET (21:51 GMT)