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What a Combined Pfizer and AstraZeneca Would Look Like, and Face

It is not that common that you hear about mergers in the $50 billion range. But what about when you hear of mergers in the $80 billion or $100 billion ...
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Is Pepsi Looking at a Stake in SodaStream?

Israeli business newspaper Calcalist reported Wednesday morning that SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA), the Israel-based maker of home soft drink dispensers, is holding talks related to selling a stake of ...
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As Netflix Keeps Falling, Is Apple More Tempted to Buy It Out?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) saw its shares get hit yet again on Tuesday. The leader in online video subscription services has hardly traded up in the past two months as ...
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Apple to Launch Two New iPhones in 2014?

The latest scuttlebutt would suggest double the fun for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) investors and iPhone aficionados: not one but two iPhone releases this year, each with a larger screen. ...
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Can Netflix’s Stock Drop Tempt Apple Buyout Ambitions?

Netflix Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) is turning out to be in the midst of becoming an awful momentum reversal of fortune. The good news here is that this sharp stock drop ...
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Would a Dish and DirecTV Merger Be a Monopoly Today?

Shares of DirecTV (NASDAQ: DTV) and Dish Network Corp. (NASDAQ: DISH) are both gaining on a Bloomberg TV report that Dish's Charlie Ergen has approached DirecTV about a possible merger. ...
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Why Apple Should Just Buy Netflix

Netflix, Inc. (NASDAQ: NFLX) investors felt some real pressure on Monday after reports have come out that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) has held talks with Comcast Corp. (NASDAQ: AAPL) over ...
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Pandora Crushed on News of iTunes for Android

Shares of Pandora Media Inc. (NYSE: P) continue their recent slide, getting crushed by more than 10% Monday morning. Forbes reported Monday that Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), which offers its ...
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Pentagon

What Mercury Systems Can Fetch in a Buyout

Mercury Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ: MRCY) saw its shares surge on Tuesday after reports that the defense contractor has put itself up for sale. The Wall Street Journal initially reported that ...
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New Amazon Gaming/Video-Streaming Device to Ship Soon?

Speculation is that Amazon.com Inc. (NASDAQ: AMZN) is preparing to launch a game console/TV set-top type device that will resemble the so-called Chromecast dongle. That is, the device will be ...
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iPhone 6 Rumors: Weather and Fitness Features

iPhone 6 users may be able to get weather reports from their phones -- not by asking Siri to check with external sources, but from temperature, humidity and pressure sensors ...
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Vornado Looks to Enhance Shareholder Value

Vornado Realty Trust (NYSE: VNO) apparently is looking for any avenue it can to generate more value for its shareholders. The real estate investment trust (REIT) reportedly is considering a ...
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Tobacco Merger May Be Right for Your Money … and Dividends

Lorillard Inc. (NYSE: LO) had an impressive Tuesday trading session on reports that Reynolds American Inc. (NYSE: RAI) was interested in buying the company. The merger would consolidate the pure-play ...
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Can SodaStream Stage a Real Recovery Alone?

SodaStream International Ltd. (NASDAQ: SODA) is trading higher after the beverage machine maker's earnings report. Oddly enough, the stock was having a very hard determining what it wanted to do ...
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Sina Prepares to Take Weibo Public Despite Government Crackdown

Weibo, the Chinese social-media platform often compared to Twitter, may go public in the United States in the second quarter. The move comes as the Chinese government cracks down on ...
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