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Americans Own 238 Million Smartphones

Four out of five U.S. households owned a smartphone at the end of 2016. In fact, given that there are about 126 total households in the United States, each household ...
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How Qualcomm Is Ramping Up Its Legal Battle With Apple

Qualcomm Inc. (NASDAQ: QCOM) is ramping up its legal dispute with Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) in regard to its refusal to pay royalties on this semiconductor giant. The lawsuit was ...
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Why Merrill Lynch Sees Apple Rising to $180!

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is known for its success in driving the high-end categories of products with more growth consistently. In fact, Apple accounted for 10% of global consumer spending ...
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Apple iPhone 7 Leading Smartphone in Q1

The global smartphone market reached a total of 353.3 million units in the first quarter of 2017. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) snagged the top-selling device, the iPhone 7, and the ...
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iPhone 8 and 7s Production on Track for Fall Release

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reportedly will begin selling its newest iPhone models, the 8 and 7s in October. Leading up to this, the company will unveil these models in September ...
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Why Analysts Are Growing More Bullish on Apple After Earnings

The most recent earnings report from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) was at first deemed a disappointment, but after analysts had a closer look at it they were very positive on ...
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China Q1 Smartphone Shipments Up Slightly, but Apple Down 15%

Smartphone shipments in China fell 20% sequentially in the first quarter of 2017, while rising by a modest 4% year over year. Shipments of Apple Inc.'s (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone dropped ...
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Smartphone Demand Drops to 9-Year Low

Smartphone demand has fallen just as Samsung launches is flagship Galaxy S8 and Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) prepares for the release of its iPhone 8. As a matter for fact, ...
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Why Apple Earnings Aren’t Enough For Investors

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) reported fiscal second-quarter financial results after markets closed Tuesday. Although Apple performed relatively well on both the top- and bottom-lines this was not enough for investors ...
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Why Credit Suisse Sees Apple Driving Even Higher

Although earnings are driving the markets lower on Tuesday, one key analyst sees Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) pushing its all-time highs even higher. Most of this gain is expected due ...
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Apple Short Interest Drops Nearly 13%

For the period ended March 31, Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) saw its short interest drop by 6.81 million shares to 46.07 million from the previous level of 52.89 million. Based ...
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Another Report of Delays in Shipping Apple iPhone 8

Earlier this week we noted a story from DigiTimes suggesting that shipments may be delayed several weeks for the new iPhone everyone expects to launch in September. Drexel Hamilton analyst ...
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What to Expect From BlackBerry Earnings

BlackBerry Ltd. (NASDAQ: BBRY) is scheduled to release its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results before the markets open on Friday. The consensus estimates call for $0.01 in earnings per share (EPS) ...
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Android to Overtake Apple iOS in App Sales This Year

It's no secret that owners of an Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone are willing to pay a premium for the device. And even though smartphones that use Alphabet Inc.'s (NASDAQ: ...
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Satisfaction With Smartphones Nearly Equal Between Apple, Samsung

The more consumers use a smartphone to operate connected home services like smart appliances and thermostats, the better they like their smartphones. The highest ratings were reported by consumers who ...
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