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What to Expect From the First Fitbit Earnings Report

Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) is scheduled to report its second-quarter financial results after the markets close Wednesday. This will be the first quarter that Fitbit will report as a public ...
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Huawei Moves Ahead Of Microsoft In Mobile Phone Market

As a sign of just how much of a failure Microsoft (NASDAQ: MSFT) has been after years and untold billions of dollars invested in mobile phones, Chinese company Huawei (The ...
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Vizio Files For IPO

Vizio, Inc. filed an S-1 form with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). There were no terms given in the filing but the offering ...
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Best Buy To Sell Apple Watch

Best Buy had its Black Friday summer sale as well as a disappointing quarter.  It now has another plan to improve its prospects. Best Buy will begin to sell Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) Watch, which has ...
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Apple Watch Nabs 75% of Global Smartwatch Market

While Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) does not want to give a lot of specific information about sales of its new Apple Watch, that does not stop the rest of us ...
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Apple iPhone 7 Gets More Important

Presumably, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will follow its normal release schedule for iPhones and launch a new version in September. While the company may call the smartphone the iPhone 6s, ...
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Are GoPro Earnings Really Enough?

GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) released its second quarter earnings report after the markets closed Tuesday. The company had $0.35 in earnings per share (EPS) on $420 million in revenue compared ...
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Did Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones?

How many Apple Watch units did Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) sell in the most recent quarter, results of which will be reported this week? Did iPod sales top iPad sales? ...
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Will Apple Launch iPhone 7 Too Soon?

Rumors reported in the press claim that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) will release the iPhone 7 before the end of 2015. The rumors have been specific. Apple already has ordered 90 million ...
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Short Interest in Apple Jumps

Between the concerns about Apple Watch sales and anxiety about upcoming earnings, Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) stock has fallen recently and was at a multi-month low last week. Is it any wonder then ...
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PC Sales Fall 11% in Q2

The personal computer (PC) business, under siege for so long because of the rise of smartphone use, took another hit, according to industry research firm IDC. Global PC sales during the second ...
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Why Microsoft Still Struggles for Smartphone Share

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has announced a round of layoffs totaling 7,800 and centered on its Phone Hardware segment. This follows one of the largest rounds of layoffs by any ...
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Key Analyst Raises Apple iPhone Targets but Ignores Apple Watch

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is considered by many to have one of the best products and ecosystems, surrounding its iPhone, and as a result it has been able to move ...
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Apple Shares Down Before Earnings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reports earnings on July 21. Sales of the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus should remain extraordinary. However, Apple's shares have underperformed the S&P 500 and Nasdaq ...
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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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