4 Top Internet of Things Stocks for 2015

As we continue to advance, more businesses and companies come on the scene to innovate new technologies that can make our lives easier and further connect us. Merrill Lynch has ...
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Analyst Shows Cannibalization Effect of Wireless Price Wars

Oppenheimer released a report following the recent AWS-3 auction that details what the future holds for all the telecom stocks fighting for the spectrum. The more pessimistic forecast stems from ...
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Slashed Wireless Rates Batter Telco Bottom Lines

Verizon Communications Inc. (NYSE: VZ) became the first major wireless provider to announce that price wars have damaged its financial results. Its rivals will follow. The war waged for market ...
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Samsung Adds More U.S. Smartphone Market Share at Apple’s Expense

For the three-month period ending in October, Samsung Electronics gained 0.9% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market, for a total share of 29.3%. The Korean electronics giant still ...
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Apple, Microsoft to Outpace Android Growth Through 2018

In 2013, for the first time, global smartphone sales grew to 1 billion units. Smartphones based on the iOS platform from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) and Android from Google Inc. ...
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Thanksgiving Online Sales Tally: Up 14%

Total online traffic on Thanksgiving Day rose 14.3% this year compared with 2013, but the average order value was about 2% less. Mobile traffic accounted for over half (52.1%) of ...
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Online Sales Rise 12% on Thanksgiving Day

Thanksgiving Day online shopping posted some good news and some not-so-good news. As of 6:00 p.m. ET on Thanksgiving Day, online sales are up 12.2% compared with the same period ...
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Does Movado Represent the Death of the Wristwatch?

Movado Group Inc. (NYSE: MOV) saw its stock plummet in Friday’s trading session on missed earnings, but this could be the signal for a larger movement. It reported $0.86 in ...
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Microsoft Releases Lumia 535, Drops Nokia

Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) released its new Lumia 535. Apparently, it has lost some confidence in its Nokia devices, despite the $7.2 billion it spent on the cell phone company ...
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Microsoft Posts Another 52-Week High on Friday

For the second day in a row, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) has posted a new 52-week high, rising to $48.92 early Friday morning, after hitting $48.86 on Thursday before closing ...
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Microsoft Gives Away Mobile Office Apps

On Thursday morning, Microsoft Corp. (NASDAQ: MSFT) announced the following: An update to its mobile Office app for the Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPad A new release of Office apps ...
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Samsung Picks Up Share From Apple in U.S. Smartphone Market

For the three-month period ending in September, Samsung Electronics gained 0.4% of market share in the U.S. smartphone market, for a total share of 29%. The Korean electronics giant still ...
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Lenovo’s Slowdown Spells Trouble

Lenovo's earnings results showed it is not much better off than Hewlett-Packard Co. (NYSE: HPQ) in the personal computer (PC) market, and a slew of competitors in the tablet and ...
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Samsung Galaxy Note Edge to Hit US on November 14

Samsung, as usual, will try to take customers from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL). When the two are not battling over patents in court, each actually releases products that should be ...
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Can Apple Win the Mobile Payment War?

When pharmacies Rite Aid and CVS shut off the capability of their checkout terminals to accept payment by Apple Inc.’s (NASDAQ: AAPL) Apple Pay program, the decision drew a lot ...
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