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Apple Seizes Smartphone Share From Rivals

Google Inc.'s (NASDAQ: GOOGL) Android helped smartphone manufacturers to seize market share from Apple Inc. (NYSE: AAPL) for years. That trend has reversed, at least in the United States. Apple clawed back more ...
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Can Apple Sell 50 Million iPhones?

Demand for the new Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone 6 may be great enough so that in the current quarter, the huge tech company could sell over 50 million units. That ...
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Short Interest in Apple Plunges

Investors with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) shares sold short got spooked recently. The short interest in the company dropped 21% in the period that ended May 29, falling all the ...
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Apple Widens US Smartphone Market Share Lead

For the three-month period ending in April, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) gained 1.8% share of the U.S. smartphone market and now leads all original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) with a 43.1% ...
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Samsung Beats Apple in Customer Satisfaction Survey

The carefully followed American Customer Satisfaction Index (ACSI) for cell phones recently reported that Samsung rates higher than Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL), particularly in the smartphone category. Samsung cell phones ...
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Amazon Tops Wal-Mart in Brand Survey

In yet another measure of Amazon.com Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AMZN) dominance among retailers, a new survey ranked its brand value well ahead of all other companies in the segment. Particularly impressive ...
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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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Apple Takes March US Smartphone Market Share From Samsung

For the three month period ending in March, Samsung Electronics lost 1.4% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market and now holds a total share of 28.3%. The Korean ...
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Apple, Samsung Drop US Smartphone Market Share in February

For the three-month period ending in February, Samsung Electronics lost 1.1% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market. It now holds a total share of 28.6%. The Korean electronics ...
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Is Qualcomm Losing Its Edge?

Having the hottest and best mobile chips around is great, right up until a company loses business in preference to another big chip order. Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) has had ...
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Merrill Lynch Says Buy These 3 Top Radio Frequency Chip Stocks

While the slowdown in personal computer (PC) sales, both in the desktop and laptop variety, put a severe crimp in the earnings estimates for chip giant Intel Corp. (NASDAQ: INTC), ...
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Why Apple Shares Could Drop Back to $100

An analyst at small investment bank Cantor Fitzgerald wrote that Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) market cap could swell to $1 trillion if shares rise from the current price of $130 ...
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Apple to Take Android Phones as Trade-Ins

This must be another shot in the “thermonuclear war” that the late Steve Jobs promised Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) would wage against Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL) and its Android operating ...
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Samsung’s Startling Market Share Decline in Q4

When Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported fourth-quarter iPhone sales of more than 74 million units worldwide, the company overtook rival Samsung Electronics as the unit shipment and share leader in ...
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Who Will Buy the Samsung Galaxy S6?

Samsung will release its new Galaxy S6. The South Korean company is up against one of the largest challenges of consumer electronics. People only have so much money. Apple Inc. ...
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