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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Apple’s EU and Irish Tax Woes Blowing Over

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) saw its shares retreat about 1% early Tuesday after the European Union ruled that Apple would need to pay €13 billion, or about $14.5 billion, in back taxes ...
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Apple’s European Tax Headache

If, as the European Commission (EC) alleges, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has paid an infinitesimally small 0.005% tax rate in Ireland, it's no wonder it continues to hold around $200 ...
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What to Look for in Palo Alto Network Earnings

Palo Alto Networks Inc. (NYSE: PANW) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. Over the past few years this company was a ...
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Evidence That HP Is Growing PC Market Share and the Market for PCs

HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) reported its earnings last week, and some analysts believe a new trend could arise from it. The personal computer (PC) business is pushing into new markets, ...
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5 of the Most Valuable Companies in the World Are All US Technology Stocks

An interesting thing has happened, something that sort of snuck up on many investors while technology as a sector has suffered somewhat this year. The big have gotten bigger, and continue to ...
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How Analysts Reacted to Brocade’s Earnings

The reaction from investors to Brocade Communications Inc.'s (NASDAQ: BRCD) quarterly report was swift and ugly: shares opened Friday morning down 2% and dropped nearly 14% before the skid stopped. ...
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Splunk Price Targets Rise Even as Shares Sink

Splunk Inc. (NASDAQ: SPLK) reported its most recent financial results on Thursday after the markets closed. Overall the results were not up to par, but analysts took this opportunity to ...
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Investors Send Brocade Shares Into the Fire After Earnings Beat

Brocade Communications Systems Inc. (NASDAQ: BRCD) reported its fiscal third-quarter results after the markets closed on Thursday. This company beat estimates handily on both the top and bottom lines, but ...
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Did Rackspace Shareholders Get Enough From the Apollo Buyout?

Rackspace Hosting Inc. (NYSE: RAX) said Friday morning that it has agreed to be acquired for $32 a share in cash by affiliates of private equity firm Apollo Global Management ...
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Is This the Turnaround Pure Storage Shareholders Are Looking For?

Pure Storage Inc. (NYSE: PSTG) released its fiscal second-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday. Despite having a wider than expected loss this quarter, Pure Storage made huge ...
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What Analysts Are Saying About HP After Earnings

HP Inc. (NYSE: HPQ) released its fiscal third-quarter earnings report after the markets closed on Thursday. Results topped estimates on both sides of the income statement, but this was not enough ...
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How Salesforce.com Shares Could Rise 200% by 2020

When it comes to the cloud and corporate intranets and apps, one of the greatest growth stories of the modern era is Salesforce.com Inc. (NYSE: CRM). Its stock has perplexed ...
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Short Interest on the Rise on 3D Printing Stocks

Short interest during the two-week period ending August 15 rose on three of four 3D printing stocks we follow. Share prices also rose on all four of the stocks during ...
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Cybersecurity Short Interest Comes Up With Mixed Results

Cybersecurity has become an increasingly important issue that companies have to address as they continue to develop new platforms and mobile apps. Hackers have been able to steal credit card ...
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Major Semiconductor Short Sellers Become More Selective

The short interest data have come out for the August 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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