Rumors - Page 2

The Case for an Apple-Disney Merger, More Hope Than Reality

Wall Street loves to speculate about so-called dream mergers. This is where you marry two companies together into a powerhouse that becomes almost unstoppable in one industry or across multiple ...
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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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Would It Make Sense for Amazon to Acquire Shopify?

Shopify Inc. (NYSE: SHOP) has defied the direction of the major markets in the past week, with its shares having gained about 8%. Its stock also has surged almost 70% ...
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Will New Samsung Phones Undercut Coming Apple iPhone 8?

Samsung Electronics is expected to announce its latest generation of the Galaxy line of smartphones on March 29 at an event in New York City. Rumors about features in the ...
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Google’s Pixel Phone Plans Sound Fishy

A taimen is the largest species of fish in the salmon family and is native to rivers in Eurasia and Mongolia. It is also the reported codename Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: ...
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Analyst Outlines Why Snapchat Has a Facebook Put for Potential Buyout

Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP) has had a pretty wild initial public offering. After some analysts and publications have discussed how overvalued the parent of Snapchat really is, one more analyst ...
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Will Google Drop the Headphone Jack in Next Pixel Phone?

The Pixel smartphone from Google and its parent company, Alphabet Inc. (NASDAQ: GOOGL), has proven to be a major success for the company, at least as far as delivery delays ...
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No USB-C Connector on iPhone 8: Analyst

A rumor reported first in The Wall Street Journal on Monday that new iPhones from Apple Inc. (NASDAQ: AAPL) would use a USB-C connector for both charging and headset connections ...
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Where the Snap IPO Can Go From Here

Snap is closing in on its initial public offering (IPO), and although the expected price range has been released, rumors are swirling about where the price will land. Also the ...
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Would a Return of the Nokia 3310 Really Matter?

Does it seem possible that Nokia Corp. (NYSE: NOK) could be back in the news over a phone launch — or a phone relaunch? Isn't this 2017 rather than 2007? ...
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Twitter Analyst Upgrade Stokes President Trump Bump and Potential Merger

If you have followed Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR) as an investment for very long, chances are high that you would agree that it has hurt more long-term investors than it has ...
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How Much ClubCorp Could Fetch in a Buyout

ClubCorp Holdings Inc. (NYSE: MYCC) has confirmed the potential sale rumors that drove its shares higher on Thursday. The company announced that its board of directors has established a strategic ...
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Would a Varian Acquisition by GE Help GE in Its Long-Term Goals?

Varian Medical Systems Inc. (NYSE: VAR) sure saw a pop on Thursday, just a day ahead of earnings from General Electric Co. (NYSE: GE). These two companies might not be tied ...
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SunTrust Narrows the List of Twitter Buyers Down to 6

One thing that has always amazed many on Wall Street is for the wide adoption and use of Twitter Inc. (NYSE: TWTR), especially by very high-profile people, the company regularly ...
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Is Endurance Specialty the Largest Potential Merger You Never Heard Of?

Generally speaking, a merger worth $6.5 billion is considered a fairly large merger. In this particular instance, it is likely that the public may have never heard of either company ...
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