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Trina Solar Earnings: Signs of Life in Chinese Solar Makers

Chinese solar PV maker Trina Solar Ltd. (NYSE: TSL) posted first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened on Thursday morning. The company posted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of ...
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Is Yingli Solar About to Implode?

In its annual Form 20-F filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) last Friday, Chinese solar PV maker Yingli Green Energy Holding Co. Ltd. (NYSE: YGE) said, “There ...
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Saudi Arabian Oil Flowing to China, Not the US

Since 2000, imports of Saudi Arabian crude oil and refined products into the United States have declined from a high of about 1.9 million barrels a day to less than ...
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JA Solar Looks Forward Following Big Revenue Miss

JA Solar Holdings Co. Ltd. (NASDAQ: JASO) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened Monday. The China-based solar panel maker reported adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of ...
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Can Netflix Break Into China?

China is the next big thing, and it has been for almost the past 20 years. As the country is transitioning from solely a manufacturing economy to a consumer economy, ...
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What Alibaba Might Really Want With Its Stake in Zulily

Companies generally buy stakes and invest in other companies for a number of different reasons. In the case of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) buying its stake in Zulily Inc. ...
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China Auto Sales Slowing on Lower Economic Growth

Sales of new cars in China rose 3.7% year-over-year in April, the slowest rate in more than two years. The demand for new cars is cooling as economic growth slows. ...
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China Smartphone Sales Fall for First Time in 6 Years, Apple Surges

The economy in China may be worse than believed, or more people in the People's Republic have smartphones than was previously assumed. For the first time in six years, smartphone ...
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China Internet

Can JD.com Bring Its Costs Under Control?

JD.com Inc. (NASDAQ: JD) reported first-quarter fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Friday. The Beijing-based online direct retailer reported an adjusted diluted loss per American depositary share (ADS) of $0.02 ...
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Did Alibaba Earnings Rescue Its Prospects?

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) reported fourth-quarter and full-year fiscal 2015 results before markets opened Thursday. The China-based Internet giant reported adjusted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) ...
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Why Alibaba Investors Are Worried, Very Worried, Going Into Earnings

Alibaba Group Holding Ltd. (NYSE: BABA) is set to report earnings on Thursday. Trying to second guess earnings ahead of time from a relatively new company, particularly a large Chinese ...
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Would Yum Dare Spin Off Its China Operations? (UPDATE)

Yum! Brands Inc. (NYSE: YUM) is finding itself targeted by an activist investor. Corvex Management's Keith Meister keyed in on the Ira Sohn Conference, with the view that a Yum ...
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MGM Macau Revenues Plummet and Activist Investor Battles On

MGM Resorts International (NYSE: MGM) reported first-quarter 2015 results before markets opened on Monday. The casino and resort operator posted adjusted diluted earnings per share (EPS) of $0.33 on revenues ...
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Apple iPhone Market Share Surges in China, as Smaller Vendors Dominate

China-based smartphone companies cannot hold back the popularity of Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6. Because of the new product, Apple has taken huge market share away from its two primary ...
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Light Guidance, Higher Expenses Cool Enthusiasm for Baidu

Baidu Inc. (NASDAQ: BIDU) reported first-quarter 2015 results after the markets closed Wednesday. The Chinese Internet search provider posted diluted earnings per American depositary share (ADS) of $1.09 on revenues ...
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