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Walmart to Start Holiday Shopping Deals on November 1

Not to be bested by smaller retailers, Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT) has decided to start the holiday shopping season on November 1, at least in so far as it ...
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IBM and China’s Tencent Begin Cloud Partership

On the heels of a deal with Twitter Inc. (NASDAQ: TWTR), deeply troubled tech firm International Business Machines Corp. (NYSE: IBM) has set a deal with Tencent, China's largest Internet ...
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Microsoft’s Wearable Device: Market Is Getting Too Crowded

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has released a new wearable device. It has some features that apparently all such devices need to have, particularly health monitoring. However, the software company is ...
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Samsung Leads Global Smartphone Sales

Despite a 60% drop in profits and an eroding global market share, Samsung was able to hold onto its place as the number one mobile phone company in the world ...
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Apple, Alibaba Post New Highs on Tie-Up Comment

When the guy who engineered the world’s largest-ever initial public offering (IPO) says he is interested in partnering with the world’s largest company by market cap, people notice. The founder ...
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The 7 Most Heavily Shorted Nasdaq Stocks

Here’s a look at the seven Nasdaq-traded stocks with the largest number of shares held short as of October 15. Only two of them experienced declines in short interest, and ...
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Short Interest in Solar Stocks Rises Even as Share Prices Drop

Short interest in solar stocks generally rose during the two-week period to October 15. Three of the four non-bankrupt companies we have followed saw short interest grow during period, and ...
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CVS Follows Rite Aid, Shuts Off Apple Pay

Last Thursday drug store chain Rite Aid Inc. (NYSE: RAD) reportedly stopped accepting payments made through the just-launched Apple Pay system from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). On Saturday, CVS Health ...
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Can Apple Save iTunes?

Music download numbers are tumbling as listeners finally figure out that renting virtually all the music in the world for a few bucks a month is a much better deal ...
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Amazon Is Still Growing 20%

One of the tenets of business management is that it is easier to cut costs than to drive extremely strong growth. Investors who pushed Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) stock lower ...
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The Real Reason Pandora Shares Are Getting Clobbered

Internet radio service Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) reported third-quarter earnings after markets closed on Thursday, and the headline numbers were a little better than expected: earnings per share of ...
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Microsoft’s Latest Quarter Belongs to Steve Ballmer

Satya Nadella may be the CEO of Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) now, but the fingerprints on the company's most recent quarterly results belong to former CEO Steve Ballmer. Virtually every ...
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Video Viewing on Mobile Devices Skyrockets

In the second quarter of this year 26.6% of more than 38 billion online video views were started on a tablet or smartphone. For the past 12 months that’s an ...
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Cowen’s 4 Top Tech Stocks to Buy Before and After Earnings

With the third-quarter numbers and earnings coming in fast and furious, and guidance from the top companies out for the rest of the year and into 2015, investors are starting ...
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How Much Higher Analysts Rate Apple Now, After Earnings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) recently released its earnings and had a strong beat against estimates. While we have yet to see much on formal upgrades in Buy ratings, several very ...
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