Consumer Electronics

Apple’s Smartphone Problems May Be Worse Than Expected

New data about global smartphone shipments in the final quarter of last year show two things. First, the overall global shipments have stopped rising, which threatens the entire industry. And ...
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What to Watch For in Apple Earnings

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) is scheduled to release its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets close on Tuesday. Thomson Reuters consensus estimates call for $4.17 in earnings per share ...
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Global Smartphone Production Collapsing, Apple Hit Hard

After years of growth, smartphone sales have started to slow worldwide. This means production will drop sharply in the first quarter of 2019, bad news for several companies, in particularly ...
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Apple’s Bad News Is Worse for China

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) released a letter from CEO Tim Cook to investors. Among the most important comments was that Apple would miss its own sales forecast for the quarter ...
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Apple Announces Revenue Is Unraveling

Investors who feared the worst about Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) found out their anxiety was well based. CEO Tim Cook announced the most recent quarter fell apart, by Apple's standards, ...
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GoPro Exiting Chinese Manufacturing Operations, Sort Of

If one issue under the tariffs and trade war with China has been realized by U.S. companies who have manufacturing facilities there, companies have to have started realizing they need ...
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Apple May Be 2018’s Worst-Run Big Company

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) management uncharacteristically has bungled some critical decisions. The mistakes have cost shareholders dearly as its stock has fallen 22% in the past three months. Based on ...
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Why Sonos Is Friday’s Big Earnings Winner

When Sonos Inc. (NASDAQ: SONO) released its fiscal fourth-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Thursday, the company said that it had a net loss of $0.02 per share ...
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Smartphone Shipments Fall 8% in Q3; Samsung Leads in Market Share as Huawei Surges

Global smartphone shipments dropped by 8.4% year over year in the third quarter from 393.1 million a year ago to 360 million. Market share leader Samsung posted shipment volume of ...
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Why GoPro’s Q3 Isn’t Good Enough

GoPro, Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) reported its most recent quarterly results after markets closed Thursday. The company reported that it had a net loss of $0.04 per share and $285.9 million ...
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What to Expect When GoPro Reports

GoPro Inc. (NASDAQ: GPRO) is set to release its third-quarter financial results after the markets close on Thursday. Thomson Reuters consensus estimates call for a net loss of $0.06 per ...
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Fitbit Nails Q3 Earnings

Fitbit, Inc. (NYSE: FIT) reported its third quarter financial results after the markets closed on Wednesday. The company said that it had $0.04 in earnings per share (EPS) and $393.6 ...
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What to Expect When Fitbit Reports After the Close

Fitbit Inc. (NYSE: FIT) is scheduled to release its most recent quarterly results after the markets close on Wednesday. The consensus estimates are a net loss of $0.01 per share ...
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Short Lines Don’t Spell Doom for iPhone Xr

By Gene Munster and Andrew Murphy of Loup Ventures The prevailing narrative surrounding the new iPhone Xr is that it’s a disappointment. A second class device that will never live ...
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Huawei Launches iPhone XS Challenger

China-based Huawei Technologies launched its latest flagship smartphone Tuesday at an event in London. The Mate 20 Pro is the company's competitor to the iPhone XS Max from Apple Inc. ...
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