MOT

The state of the smartphone industry is based largely on the public’s perception of how well the Apple iPhone does against the legions of Android handsets.  Some Apple fans are concerned about the...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Companies locked in a struggle to remain viable and maintain their profits and sales sometimes begin to run out of customers. This happened to GM (NYSE: GM), which had a 50% share of domestic car...
Douglas A. McIntyre
Short sellers cut their bets against tech shares as earnings seasons approaches, based on data of short interest in major stocks as of December 31.Shares short in Intel (NASDAQ: INTC) dropped 17% to...
Douglas A. McIntyre
The old perpetually restructuring Motorola is now gone, reverse splits have taken place, and the new companies are trading on the NYSE.  Starting today, we have the official launch of the two...
Jon C. Ogg
There are several rumors and developments happening this morning.  We are tracking these and other situations, with updates throughout the day pending developments.China is considering a tightening...
Jon C. Ogg
2010 has been a positive year for the markets.  IPOs and secondary offerings have been plentiful, debt offerings have been plentiful, and restructurings continue.  Many spin-offs have been...
Jon C. Ogg
It’s probably an overstatement to say that we have now gotten our first look at the long-awaited Nexus S smartphone from Google Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOG). The new phone, introduced a mobile device...
Jon C. Ogg
These are some of this Monday’s key analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls.Abercrombie & Fitch Co. (NYSE: ANF) Added to Goldman Sachs Conviction Buy List....
Jon C. Ogg
These are some of this Thursday’s key analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls.A-Power Energy Generation Systems (NASDAQ: APWR) Cut to Perform at...
Jon C. Ogg
The Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iPhone may appear to be invulnerable at the top of the smartphone food chain, but it may soon have company.ChangeWave reports“Among individual iPhone models, the iPhone 4...
Douglas A. McIntyre
These are some of this Thursday’s key analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls. Abbott Laboratories (NYSE: ABT) Cut to Market Perform at Bernstein....
Jon C. Ogg
The US has tried to hold together discussions on currency and trade among unruly members of the G20 conference in Seoul. (Reuters)Cisco’s (NASDAQ: CSCO) grim outlook stunned investors. (Reuters)The...
Douglas A. McIntyre
These are some of this Wednesday’s key analyst upgrades, downgrades, and initiations seen in Wall Street research calls. BP plc (NYSE: BP) Raised to Buy at Goldman Sachs. CACI International...
Jon C. Ogg
In the first nine months of 2010, manufacturers pushed some 52 million TV sets into their distribution channels. Unfortunately, only 38.7 million sets made it onto retailer shelves, according to...
Douglas A. McIntyre
China’s PMI grew much faster than expected. (Reuters)China will not slow rare earth shipments. (Reuters)Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) sued Motorola (NYSE: MOT) over six patents. (Reuters)New search engine...
Douglas A. McIntyre