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Samsung’s Startling Market Share Decline in Q4

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported fourth-quarter iPhone sales of more than 74 million units worldwide, the company overtook rival Samsung Electronics as the unit shipment and share leader in ...
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Oppenheimer Gets Even More Bullish on Apple and Its Watch

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is closing in on the release date for the Apple Watch, March 9, and analysts are buzzing with anticipation. Oppenheimer, along with a couple of other ...
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12 Companies Expected to Raise Their Dividends Very Soon

With stocks having hit all-time highs and with the bull market now six years old, investors have to consider carefully which stocks and sectors they want to invest in. One ...
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3 Blue-Chip Tech Stocks That Are Cheaper Now Than Last Year

With the Nasdaq up 5.32% already this year, and the technology sector up 8.87%, there is already a buzz within the financial media, both televised and on websites, that we ...
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In Deal Worth $11.8 Billion, NXP Semiconductor Pays No Premium for Freescale

In an announcement made late Sunday night, NXP Semiconductors N.V. (NASDAQ: NXPI) and Freescale Semiconductor Ltd. (NYSE: FSL) said the two firms had reached a definitive agreement under which NXP ...
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Who Will Buy the Samsung Galaxy S6?

Samsung will release its new Galaxy S6. The South Korean company is up against one of the largest challenges of consumer electronics. People only have so much money. Apple Inc. ...
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Just How Badly iOS Gobbles Up Android Profit Share

Every report we see on smartphone operating systems -- platforms -- puts Android from Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG) at the top of list with a market share of around 60% ...
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4 Tech Stocks Dominate UBS E-Commerce Theme List

The number of people who have never bought something on the Internet is quickly dwindling. The speed, ease and, most importantly, the safety of purchases online have transformed retail commerce ...
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2 Billion People Own Smartphones

In what has to be good news for large smartphone manufacturers like Samsung, smartphone ownership rose to 2 billion last year. Now, industry leaders need to worry about how quickly ...
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Smartphone, Tablet Gaming Far Outpaces Handheld Console Games

At the end of 2014, the installed base of smartphones worldwide was about 2.2 billion. There are, in addition, more than 600 million tablets in consumers’ hands as well. More ...
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Smartwatch Company Raises $8 Million on Kickstarter, Challenges Apple

Perhaps it is the anticipation for Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) smartwatch and competing products from large consumer electronics companies, or a general fascination with wearable devices. A tiny smartwatch company ...
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The Most Dominant Stocks in 2015 Taking Nasdaq to 5,000 and Beyond

Investors have all-time highs to cheer for the S&P 500 Index and in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, but not yet in the Nasdaq. After a nine-day rally, Nasdaq stocks as ...
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Why Warren Buffett Wants to Own the Credit Card Space

Owning a piece of the credit card industry has turned out to be a very lucrative business for those investors who have had a long-term eye on the sector. If ...
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Top 11 Corporate Earnings for the Coming Week

Corporate earnings season is now winding down, and 24/7 Wall St. has put together a preview of some of the larger companies reporting in the coming week. We have reviewed ...
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Will Apple Help First Solar Raise Its Guidance?

First Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: FSLR) is set to report its fourth-quarter financial results next week. Thomson Reuters has consensus estimates of $0.76 in earnings per share (EPS) and $1.28 billion ...
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