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Source: ZyngaZynga Inc. (NASDAQ: ZNGA) is getting shelled after the social gaming company’s first earnings report as a public company.  This sell-off is actually one that is deserved.  We also...
Jon C. Ogg
24/7 Wall St. has decided to calculate the total value of the Star Wars franchise ahead of the release of the 3D film “Star Wars: The Phantom Menace” and while its ‘Star Wars: The Old...
Jon C. Ogg
A California state court has denied a request from Electronic Arts Inc. (NASDAQ: ERTS) to dismiss a suit by Activision Blizzard Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) related to a dispute over two former Activision...
Paul Ausick
Prosecutors raid Olympus to gain data in a probe of the accounting scandal at the company. (Reuters)Bank of Japan says it will hold to current policies as the economy in the Asian nation has...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Equity markets opened slightly lower this morning, following yesterday’s big share price increases. For most of the day stocks traded slightly lower, although they have moved to a very slight gain...
Paul Ausick
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Thursday morning. Allergan Inc. (NYSE: AGN) Raised to Buy at Argus. Carrizo Oil &...
Jon C. Ogg
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this Wednesday morning. AMR Corporation (NYSE: AMR) Cut to Sell at Citigroup....
Jon C. Ogg
Reported strong consumer spending over the Thanksgiving holiday weekend pushed stocks up sharply at the opening this morning and gains have been held throughout the day. New home sales figures were...
Paul Ausick
These are some of the top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen from Wall Street research calls this morning.Agnico-Eagle Mines Ltd. (NYSE: AEM) Cut to Hold at Canaccord Genuity. Avalon...
Jon C. Ogg
George Papandreou convinces the Greek cabinet of the virtues of a national referendum on budget cuts, but he now faces the leaders of France and Germany. (Reuters)The FBI may investigate the fall of...
Douglas A.
October may have been one of the best months of many of our lives in equities. The SPDR S&P 500 (NYSE: SPY) rose by 10.9%. in October, but the year-to-date gain has been a mere 1.2% from the...
Jon C. Ogg
These are some of this Monday’s top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen having an impact from Wall Street research.Advanced Micro Devices Inc. (NYSE: AMD) Raised to Buy at UBS....
Jon C. Ogg
These are some of this Tuesday’s top analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen having an impact from Wall Street research calls.Activision Blizzard, Inc. (NASDAQ: ATVI) Started as Buy at...
Jon C. Ogg
Time Warner (NYSE: TWC) to buy Insight Communications from Carlyle for $3 billion. (Reuters)Electronic Arts (NASDAQ: ERTS) expects holiday sales to be strong. (Reuters)Security experts say hackers...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Sales of video games fell by 10% in June according to market research firm NPD Group, from $1.15 billion in June 2010 to $1.03 billion. This past May was even worse, with a sales drop-off of -15%, a...
Jon C. Ogg