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Apple’s App Store Posts Huge New Year’s Day Sales; Pulls NY Times App in China

In a press release Thursday morning, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) said that New Year's Day 2017 marked the company's highest-ever day of sales with nearly $240 million in app and ...
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How IBM, Intel and Cisco Will Play Into DJIA 20,000 (or 22,000) in 2017

As the year gets off to a start, it is important to think about where the markets came from in 2016 and where they stand at the start of 2017 ...
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Why the 2017 Bullish and Bearish Outlook for Microsoft Looks More Bullish

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) generated a total return of 15% in 2016, and it ended the year at $62.14 a share. Over half of those gains were from the fourth quarter ...
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Why This Analyst Sees 2 Enterprise Software Players Doing Much Better in 2017

Overall, 2016 was a difficult year for software growth stocks. For most of these stocks, the year kicked off with a big downturn through early February but broke even by ...
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SunTrust Still Bullish on Chips for 2017 Despite Huge Run Last Year

It seems like it would be safe to say that when 2016 started nobody saw the huge run coming in the semiconductor stocks, especially the ones that were more skewed ...
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Stifel Out With 4 Red-Hot Top 2017 Technology Picks

If any segment looks promising for 2017, it may be optical communications, and with good reason. Many of those stocks outperformed the S&P 500 last year, and with numerous catalysts ...
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Did Qualcomm Solve the iPhone Battery Problem?

One major complaint about Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 7 is that it does not hold a battery charge long enough. Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) may have solved that problem ...
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Can Apple Hold Its Place as World’s Most Valuable Company Again in 2017?

For several years, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has been the world's most valuable company based on market cap. Its rise largely has been driven by the wild success of the iPhone ...
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Massive Technology Trades Highlight Insider Selling: Google, Facebook, NVIDIA, Ciena and More

With a huge trading year in the books last Friday, it’s no surprise that many top executives took advantage of the best December since 2010 and sold stock. This past ...
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2016: A Good Year for Catching Cybercriminals

2016 is on track to be the worst year ever for data breaches and hacking attacks. That's the bad news. The good news is that 2016 also has been a ...
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Another Massive Cyberattack Scheme Revealed: Leet Botnet

The largest cyberattacks of 2016 were all the product of what is called a dedicated denial of service (DDoS) attack. These attacks are intended primarily to disrupt normal internet traffic ...
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AppDynamics Files for IPO

AppDynamics has filed an S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were listed in the filing, but the ...
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Presidio Gears Up for IPO

Presidio has registered an amended S-1 form with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for its initial public offering (IPO). No pricing details were mentioned in the filing, but in ...
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Semiconductor Short Interest Remains Mixed

The short interest data have come out for the December 15 settlement date. It is important to note that semiconductor trends are considered to be leading indicators of technology and ...
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Short Sellers Back Off Cybersecurity Stocks

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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