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Amazon Destroys Competition, Taking 30% of Cyber Weekend Sales

No wonder so many large retail chains continue to close stores, and will do more in the future. As e-commerce sales rise as a portion of total retail, a huge ...
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Apple Takes Closer Aim at Google Maps

In December of last year, Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Maps program passed Google Maps from Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) as the most used mapping program on Apple's iPhones and iPads. ...
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Smartphone Shipments to Pass 1 Billion

Shipments of 4G smartphones will hit a milestone this year as they pass 1 billion. The future may not be as bright. Research firm IDC says about 2016 smartphone shipments: ...
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Apple Analyst Predicts Record Second-Half 2017 iPhone Sales

Less than a month ago, KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo predicted that sales of the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 7 line would decline in the first half of 2017 as ...
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Will Apple Add 3D Camera to the iPhone?

A report out of South Korea last week indicated that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and LG Innotek, a subsidiary of LG Electronics, are working on development of a 3D camera ...
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Short Interest in Apple Drops 19%

Shares of Apple Inc. (NYSE: AAPL) sold short for the period that ended November 15 fell 19% to 44.5 million. Apple was the 15th most shorted stock traded on the Nasdaq. ...
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Black Friday Sales Surge To Record $3.34 Billion

E-commerce sales continue to rocket higher as the Black Friday total reached $3.34 billion   The move to mobile was even more rapid as sales reached $1.2 billion, up 33% ...
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Target, Walmart Lead Top 10 Adopters of Solar Energy

Solar energy adoption among large U.S. corporations has grown from a total installed base of 300 megawatts (MW) in 2012 to more than 1,000 MW this year. The total represents ...
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Best Buy Pushes Apple Products

Best Buy (NYSE: BBY) will offer price reductions, or "promotions" as it calls them, on Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) products as a means to drive sales as the holidays start. The ...
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Has Apple Innovation Hit a Wall?

Earlier this week Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) teased a one-day Black Friday sale. The teaser shows an Apple Watch, but no prices are listed yet. Presumably those come on Black ...
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Apple iPhone Profits Represent 90% of Industry Total

Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) investors have worried about tepid iPhone sales, the primary factor in the company's profits. They can take some comfort in the fact that iPhone sales are so ...
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Will Trump Tax Changes Motivate 5 Tech Giants With a Half Trillion in Cash?

It’s been a hot topic of discussion for years. When will the politicians in Washington D.C. wise up and lower the tax rate for companies that have billions stored ...
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Can DJIA Still Rise to 19,700 by End of 2016?

In the first days of each year, 24/7 Wall St. uses the average implied upside of each Dow Jones Industrial Average component to generate an upside price target. It ...
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Apple, DuPont Send DJIA Higher Monday

November 21, 2016: Markets opened higher Monday and all three major indexes put up new, all-time intra-day highs after Friday's modest sell-off. The energy sector added about 2% for the ...
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Chinese Smartphone Vendors Gain Market Share as Apple, Samsung Lose

Worldwide smartphone sales in the third quarter of 2016 rose 5.4% year over year to 373.3 million units. Overall sales of mobile phones, however, dropped by 1.3% compared with the ...
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