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Apple Short Interest Surges by Over 14 Million Shares

A group of investors has increasingly bet that something is off at Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). Shares sold short in Apple rose 14.4 million to 59 million in the period ...
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Is This the Rekindled Turnaround at Lululemon?

Lululemon Athletica Inc. (NASDAQ: LULU) reported fiscal third-quarter financial results after markets closed on Wednesday. Overall these results demonstrated continued momentum for this yoga apparel producer in 2016 and beyond. ...
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Amazon Memory Chip Scam May Destroy Consumer Data, Photos

Despite a reported effort to fight counterfeit products on its vast retail site, Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) continues to be slow to respond to reports of counterfeit items listed for ...
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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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Smart TV Remote Company Raises Very Modest $750,000 on Kickstarter

Americans have been plagued by inadequate and complicated TV remote control devices for years. Dozens of consumer electronics companies have tried to address the problem, and none has been entirely successful. ...
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iPhone 7 Plus

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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iPhone 7 Plus

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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GameStop Earnings So-So, But Stock Rises Anyway

GameStop Corp. (NYSE: GME) reported third quarter 2016 results after markets closed on Tuesday. The video game retailer posted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.49 on $1.96 billion in ...
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Best Buy

Top Choice for Black Friday Electronics Deals: Best Buy

Among U.S. consumers planning to hit the stores on Black Friday, half said that they plan to make a stop at Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY). The store was ...
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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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Apple iPhone 7 Plus

Apple May Move iPhone Production to US

According to a report in Nikkei Asian Review, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) could do what has been unthinkable, which is to move some iPhone production to the United States. Most ...
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Barnes & Noble Releases $50 Nook in Bid to Salvage E-Reader Business

Barnes & Noble Inc. (NYSE: BKS) NOOK e-reader sales have been slaughtered recently as the company falls hopelessly behind Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) due to the success of its Kindle. ...
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Apple Expected to Be Top Tablet Company in 2017

It is not the same as leading the huge smartphone market in sales worldwide, but Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will hold that distinction among tablet manufacturers, with a full quarter ...
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The Apple Holiday Gift Guide: More Free Shipping

As a means to boost sales during the critical holiday season, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) plans to offset what may be slow iPhone 7 sales with a number of its ...
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Best Buy Previews Black Friday Deals

Consumer electronics retailer Best Buy Co. Inc. (NYSE: BBY) released what the company called a preview of its Black Friday promotional brochure. The deals will be available in most stores ...
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