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Samsung Trouble Good for Apple

Samsung has an ugly stock chart for the past three months, dropping almost every week. And investor sentiment received confirmation as the South Korean company posted its most recent numbers. ...
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Why Investors and Analysts See AT&T as the Best Carrier Again

Until recently, very recently, AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) was considered down and out. There was just no catalyst at all. Now the company is nearer to closing in on its ...
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135 Billion Music Streams in First Half of 2015 — Without Apple Music

Music demand is higher than ever. In the first six months of 2015, U.S. music fans streamed 135 billion songs and music videos, nearly double the total streamed in the ...
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Apple Seizes Smartphone Share From Rivals

Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Android helped smartphone manufacturers to seize market share from Apple Inc. (NYSE: AAPL) for years. That trend has reversed, at least in the United States. Apple clawed back more ...
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Can New Chicago Taxes on Netflix, Apple, Spotify Withstand Legal Challenges?

In a tax ruling issued in early June, the city of Chicago expanded its amusement tax to include amusements such as TV shows, movies, videos, music and online games, if ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the Dow on Tuesday

June 30, 2015: Markets opened higher on Tuesday even though the Greek government said it would not be making its €1.6 billion loan repayment to the IMF. Greece’s referendum on ...
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Federal Court Rules Apple to Pay $450 Million for Conspiring to Fix E-Book Prices

Nearly two years ago, in July of 2013, the U.S. Department of Justice won a decision against Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) in U.S. District Court that ruled the company had ...
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Can New Sprint Rate Plan Hurt T-Mobile?

The latest shot fired in the battle for wireless subscribers came Tuesday morning from Sprint Corp. (NYSE: S). Last week’s shot was fired by T-Mobile US Inc. (NYSE: TMUS), so ...
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Can Apple Music Prevail Over Pandora, Sirius XM and Spotify?

Tuesday morning, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) officially launches its Apple Music streaming service with Taylor Swift’s album “1989” among the first day offerings, now that Apple has agreed to pay ...
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Why Apple Short Sellers Remain Cautious

The number of Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares sold short continued to dwindle in early June. However, it was not like in late May, when short sellers got spooked and ...
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4 Unloved Mega-Cap Stocks to Buy Now

With fund managers chasing performance, it may come as a surprise to our readers who has been left behind. Fund managers continue to underweight high-quality mega-cap stocks, particularly those with ...
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Too Many Streaming Music Services

Between Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) free streaming service and Taylor Swift's brutal attack on Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) plans to offer free trial subscriptions, something has been lost. There are too many ...
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Samsung Galaxy S6 Edges Out the iPhone 6

Media pundits give the Samsung Galaxy S6 slightly more accolades than Apple Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6. The Samsung Galaxy S6 wins on the aesthetic front, such as the look ...
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Apple Answers a Wake-Up Call From Taylor Swift

There are a lot of interesting issues surrounding the kerfuffle between pop music star Taylor Swift and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), not the least of which is how quickly the ...
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Can Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones?

Demand for the new Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 may be great enough so that in the current quarter, the huge tech company could sell over 50 million units. That ...
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