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Were Salesforce.com Buyout Rumors Driven by Oracle Raising $10 Billion?

Wall Street just loves the rumor mill. And in the rumor mill of mergers, the grander the better. One big technology acquisition may beget other big technology acquisitions. So what ...
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Surprisingly, Samsung Leads Global Mobile Phone Market, but Apple Surges

Despite struggles with smartphone sales against a surging Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and horrible earnings, Samsung remained the world's largest mobile phone maker (smartphones plus feature phones combined). However, Apple ...
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How Analysts Are Rating Amazon, Google, Microsoft After Strong Earnings

Last week and this week mark the peak of earnings season. With literally dozens of key stocks reporting their corporate earnings each day, 24/7 Wall St. wanted to see how analysts ...
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The 4 Stocks That Dominated the DJIA on Friday

April 24, 2015: Markets opened higher on Friday but only the Nasdaq Composite was able to hold onto its opening gain for the whole day. Tech heavyweights Amazon.com, Google, and ...
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Top Analyst Upgrades and Downgrades: Amazon, Best Buy, Cisco, Microsoft, Nike, Target, Weatherford and More

Stocks were indicated slightly higher on Friday and the week is looking solid with new highs having been challenged in the S&P and Nasdaq. The trend that has been in ...
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Microsoft Moves Away From Shadow of Gates, Ballmer

It has been over a year since Steve Ballmer left Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) after his decade-long reign as chief executive. Bill Gates no longer sits in the chairman's chair ...
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Microsoft Gets Magic Revenue Boost From Nokia Phones

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reported third-quarter fiscal 2015 results after markets closed Thursday. The software behemoth reported diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.62 on revenues of $21.73 billion. In ...
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The 4 Stocks That Boosted the Dow on Thursday

April 23, 2015: Markets opened lower on Thursday but turned higher after this morning’s report on new home sales. Even though sales were lower than expected the overall trend of ...
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What to Look For in Microsoft Earnings

When Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) reports its fiscal third-quarter results after Thursday’s close, analysts are expecting the software giant to post earnings per share of $0.51 on revenues of $21.06 ...
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Amazon Online Visits Over Double Wal-Mart’s

If Wal-Mart Stores Inc. (NYSE: WMT), the world's largest retailer, wants to target e-commerce powerhouse Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN), it has a long way to go, at least in terms ...
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The 4 Stocks That Lifted the DJIA on Monday

April 20, 2015: Markets opened higher on Monday loosened its reserves requirement ratio by a full point to 18.5%, the largest move in more than six years and one designed ...
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6 Top Tech Earnings Previews This Week: IBM, Google, Qualcomm, Microsoft, Amazon, Facebook

In the past week, several technology companies reported earnings after having issued warnings for their earnings reports. While this might make some investors worried about the quality of earnings, the ...
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Apple Is the Most Profitable Company of 2014

Buried among the news of Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) successful launch of its smartwatch, CEO Tim Cook's $65 million payday and a forecast that the public company's market cap might reach $1 trillion ...
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Over Half of DJIA Stocks Outyield 30-Year Treasury Bond

2015 is becoming a very interesting year. The bull market is now six years old, we are over three years without a true correction and the Federal Reserve is expected ...
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Is Under Armour Becoming the Apple of Apparel?

Under Armour Inc. (NYSE: UA) is perhaps acting like the perfect company, in the perfect industry, at the perfect time. Everything seems to be going right for the company. If ...
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