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Apple’s US Smartphone Subscribers Slide Further in December

For the three-month period ending in December, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) lost 0.7% share of the U.S. smartphone subscriber market, and it led all original equipment manufacturers with a 42.9% ...
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Apple Ranks 3rd in China Phone Sales

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) grew its fourth-quarter market share in China to 13.1% with sales of 15.5 million iPhones. Total smartphone sales in China fell 4% for the quarter, however, ...
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Smartphone Sales Rise 12% in 2015 to Reach 1.4 Billion

Global smartphone shipments reached a level of about one-sixth of the global population last year. Shipments rose 12% to 1.4 billion. While the number is impressive, the growth rate has ...
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Why Apple’s Record Quarter Does Not Feel Like a Record Quarter

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. Tim Cook, CEO of Apple, even considers this the best quarter that Apple has ...
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What to Expect From Apple Earnings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is scheduled to report its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. The consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters call for $3.23 in earnings ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Upgraded Apple Now and Sees Many 2016 Catalysts

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) might not be one of the best performing Dow stocks of 2016 thus far, but one key analyst believes that it could rise over 30% this ...
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AT&T Offers New $100 per Month Unlimited Data Plan

AT&T Inc. (NYSE: T) is starting off the new year with an offer of unlimited data for new and existing customers at a cost of $100 a month for the ...
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Verizon Still Expected to Have Solid 2016: AT&T and 4-Way Price War Be Damned

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) could have a better 2016 than it did in 2015. If you include the 4.9% dividend yield in a total return calculation, analysts on Wall ...
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Apple US Smartphone Subscriber Share Slips Again in November

For the three-month period ending in November, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) lost 1% share of the U.S. smartphone subscriber market and now leads all original equipment manufacturers with a 43.1% ...
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Apple Dominates New Mobile Device Activations

On the basis of hardware sales alone, Americans love Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) mobile devices. Of all new devices activated in the week ending on Christmas Day, Apple accounted for ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees BlackBerry Losing a Third of Its Value

BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) has witnessed one of the greatest falls from grace and prime time in the modern era of consumer electronics. The company has a relatively new CEO ...
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Why Investors May Fear the FANG Stocks in 2016

Wall Street and market pundits love to come up with acronyms for certain investing strategies and groups. The term that took off in 2015 was FANG, for Facebook, Amazon Netflix ...
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Microsoft Launches Most Affordable Smartphone

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has released its "most affordable 4G LTE smartphone running Windows 10," dubbed to the Lumia 550. The phone will sell for $139 in some markets. In a ...
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Apple’s US Smartphone Subscriber Share Trimmed

For the three-month period ending in October, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) lost 0.9% share of the U.S. smartphone subscriber market and now leads all original equipment makers (OEMs) with a ...
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Why Analysts and Investors Are Endorsing Avago and Broadcom So Much After Earnings

Avago Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: AVGO) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed Wednesday, and these results completely wowed analysts and investors alike. Considering the company is in ...
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