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CES 2015: LG will unveil its New 4K Ultra HD TV with Quantum Dot Technology

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Amazon Cyber Monday Deals 2014 Reviewed

Amazon Cyber Monday Deals 2014 Reviewed The Amazon Cyber Monday 2014 sale is offering again this year an enormous number of deals. The key to the Amazon Cyber Monday deals is timing, making the Amazon Cyber Monday more difficult to shop than other Cyber Monday sales.

Nov 30 2014, 4:20am CST

Samsung's profit declines in 3rd quarter

Samsung's profit declines in 3rd quarter The Korean electronics giant posts a 74 percent drop in its mobile business operating profits during the September period.

Oct 30 2014, 12:24pm CDT

BMW Cars Outsell Their Rivals

BMW Cars Outsell Their Rivals BMW has beaten off the competition and are leading Audi and Mercedes.

Oct 15 2014, 6:21am CDT

Samsung Electronics Continues to Struggle as Third Quarter Earnings Drop

Samsung Electronics Continues to Struggle as Third Quarter Earnings Drop The numbers aren't good.

Oct 7 2014, 4:54am CDT

Michael Kors Revenue Surges

Michael Kors Revenue Surges The luxury fashion label Michael Kors is mega trendy right now as its quarterly revenue surged over 40% year-to-year.

Aug 4 2014, 7:49am CDT

I4U news

Book Profits On IBM And Verizon, Buy This Toy Maker And Homebuilder On Weakness Disclosure: I have no positions in IBM, Verizon, Lennar or Mattel. The Dow Jones Industrial Average and Dow Transportation Average set all-time intraday highs last week on July 17 at 17,151.56 and 8,406.17, respectively...

Jul 28 2014, 8:51am CDT

The U.S. Postal Service Thinks 3D Printing Can Save It

The U.S. Postal Service Thinks 3D Printing Can Save It …though many would predict just the opposite. It’s easy to imagine how 3D printing could obliterate the need for package deliveries – that’s one of the basic selling points of 3D printers. If you want something, you...

Jul 23 2014, 9:19am CDT

Apple Asks Suppliers to Manufacture up to 80M iPhone 6 Units by December 30

Apple Asks Suppliers to Manufacture up to 80M iPhone 6 Units by December 30 Apple is reportedly asking its suppliers to gear up for company's biggest initial production run of iPhones. Apple ordered suppliers to manufacture up to 80 million units of both iPhone 6 versions with 4.7-inch and 5.5-inch screen displays by the end of this year.

Jul 22 2014, 4:55am CDT

CES 2015 News
Will Adobe Shares Hit $100?

Will Adobe Shares Hit $100? As an Adobe Systems shareholder, I dread the day before its quarterly earnings announcements. That’s because I realize that its shares could lose 10% of their value within minutes of Adobe’s earnings release due to a...

Jun 18 2014, 8:49am CDT

Sony reports a $1.3B quarterly Loss

Sony reports a $1.3B quarterly Loss TOKYO (AP) — Sony Corp. sank to a 138 billion yen ($1.3 billion) quarterly loss due to expenses from exiting its personal computer business and is forecasting more red ink as it struggles to execute a long-promised...

May 14 2014, 3:20am CDT

Nintendo Reports Loss on lagging Wii U Sales

Nintendo Reports Loss on lagging Wii U Sales TOKYO (AP) — Nintendo Co. sank to a loss for the fiscal year ended March as sales of its Wii U game machine continued to lag, but the Japanese manufacturer of Pokemon and Super Mario games promised Wednesday to return...

May 7 2014, 4:26am CDT

Twitter posts Q1 Loss and Higher Revenue

Twitter posts Q1 Loss and Higher Revenue SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Twitter booked a net loss in the first quarter because of stock compensation costs, but its results surpassed Wall Street's expectations thanks to a sharp increase in advertising revenue. Investors...

Apr 30 2014, 6:21am CDT

Samsung Profit is Steady Despite Mobile Sales Decline

Samsung Profit is Steady Despite Mobile Sales Decline Samsung Electronics is softening the blow from a increasingly-difficult market for its high-margin phones by keeping costs in check, and by gearing up to sell more TVs for the World Cup. The company released its first...

Apr 29 2014, 2:01am CDT

Amazon Q1 2014 Earnings Hint At Streaming TV Services As Key Element

Amazon Q1 2014 Earnings Hint At Streaming TV Services As Key Element Earlier today, Amazon revealed its 2014 first quarter earnings in a conference call, and the news for investors was quite good. Analysts had predicted revenue of $19.4 billion, however Amazon reported that revenue went...

Apr 25 2014, 4:00am CDT

Buying Facebook Stock: Three Reasons Why

Buying Facebook Stock: Three Reasons Why While I am personally committed to never using Facebook, I have changed my mind about its stock — even though I don’t own it. The big reason is that Facebook has demonstrated that it can set goals and achieve them. In...

Apr 24 2014, 8:30am CDT

Is Apple Back after Surprise Earnings?

Is Apple Back after Surprise Earnings? Apple’s quarter came in well ahead of expectations on strong overall revenues and iPhone sales. With the company forecasting modestly higher earnings in the coming quarter and expectations that the iPhone 6 could be a...

Apr 24 2014, 7:27am CDT

The Reality of the Amazon HBO Deal

The Reality of the Amazon HBO Deal Amazon.com made a big deal Wednesday morning about its licensing agreement with Time Warner's Home Box Office. It may be a while before the agreement is really meaningful. The deal allows Amazon’s Prime Instant Video...

Apr 24 2014, 2:51am CDT

Apple Q2: Analysts Expect Almost No Revenue Or EPS Growth

Apple Q2: Analysts Expect Almost No Revenue Or EPS Growth Sell-side analysts are projecting that Apple’s revenue will be almost flat year over year at $43.53 billion vs. $43.6 billion a year ago and towards the high-end of management’s guidance of $42 to $44 billion when Apple...

Apr 23 2014, 4:25am CDT

Intel reports lower Q1 Net Income but higher Revenue

Intel reports lower Q1 Net Income but higher Revenue NEW YORK (AP) — Intel's earnings fell in the first three months of the year amid a continued slump in the worldwide PC market, but revenue grew slightly because of solid demand for tablet processors and its data center...

Apr 16 2014, 1:33am CDT

Apple March Quarter will be Not Exciting

Apple March Quarter will be Not Exciting Apple is scheduled to release its March quarter results after the close on Wednesday, April 23. It appears from my modeling that Apple is on track to be just above the mid-point of its revenue guidance and at the high-...

Apr 14 2014, 2:26pm CDT

Four Reasons To Avoid Apple Stock

Four Reasons on Why To Avoid the Apple Stock Apple shares have lost 25% of their value since peaking in September 2012. In the first quarter of 2014, they’ve fallen 5%. This does not mean the shares are inexpensive — I see four reasons why investors should...

Apr 7 2014, 8:10am CDT

Oracle Shares Slump On Slightly Weaker Than Anticipated Revenue Weaker than anticipated third quarter earnings and revenue sent shares of Oracle down around 5% to below $36 in after hours trading. Tuesday Oracle reported $9.3 billion in third quarter revenue, up 4% from the same...

Mar 18 2014, 4:36pm CDT

Why Is Adobe Stock Up So Much? As a shareholder, it has not escaped my attention that Adobe Systems shares have soared in the past year. This leaves me with two questions: Why? Will they continue to rise? My guess is that shares have risen because of...

Feb 28 2014, 9:36am CST

You've Got To Save To Be Able To Spend - IBM Starts Cutting Jobs Over the past couple of months we’ve had some high profile, high impact announcements of some major investments by IBM. $1.2B going towards rolling out Softlayer to further global locations. $1B to move lots of IBM...

Feb 27 2014, 6:01pm CST

Cray Reports Big 2013 Revenue Gains Supercomputer company Cray, Inc. announced it made huge revenue gains in 2013, according to its 4th quarter filing. It didn’t take long for investors to process this information either, since as of this writing the...

Feb 13 2014, 5:55pm CST

BlackBerry Boosts Its Messenger With Voice Calling, Location-Sharing BlackBerry has taken another step towards revamping itself by releasing a new version of its free, BBM mobile messenger, adding a raft of extra features. Four months ago BlackBerry made BBM go cross...

Feb 13 2014, 5:11pm CST

Amazon.com Shares Starting to Look Like Apple In 2012 Amazon.com got hit by a rare downgrade on Wednesday, and the shares reacted as shares will in a jittery market: They fell nearly 3.5% to $349.25. In fact, 2014 has started out badly for Amazon shares. After basically...

Feb 12 2014, 10:28pm CST

LinkedIn's Outlook Falls Short; Brings Stock Down 11% After Hours

LinkedIn's Outlook Falls Short; Brings Stock Down 11% After Hours It isn’t so easy anymore for social media companies to delight investors. A day after Twitter‘s quarterly results prompted investors to hit the “Sell” button, LinkedIn weighed in with a cautious first quarter outlook...

Feb 6 2014, 5:47pm CST

Twitter posts 4Q loss but beats estimates Twitter posts 4th-quarter loss but adjusted earnings, revenue surpass expectations NEW YORK (AP) — Twitter beat Wall Street's earnings and revenue expectations in its first quarter as a public company. But investors...

Feb 5 2014, 5:38pm CST

Twitter:Positive Revenues and Revenue Per User Despite Slowing  Growth Metrics

Twitter:Positive Revenues and Revenue Per User Despite Slowing Growth Metrics Twitter announced its December quarter results, the first one after becoming a public company. It easily beat revenue estimates, increased revenue per user and Timeline above what anyone should have been expecting and...

Feb 5 2014, 5:35pm CST

Is Amazon Stock A Falling Knife?

Is Amazon Stock A Falling Knife? Amazon missed its numbers and its stock fell about 7% in January 31 early trading. But it looks to me like that drop is a buying opportunity. Especially since the miss has spurred Amazon to begin what investors have...

Jan 31 2014, 9:03pm CST

The Commerce Department To The Rescue On Surveillance Reform?

The Commerce Department To The Rescue On Surveillance Reform? Despite the hype surrounding the President’s January speech on NSA surveillance reform, his much-anticipated remarks placated few of his domestic and overseas critics. More importantly, the President failed to heed the...

Jan 31 2014, 3:32am CST

I4U news

Viacom fiscal 2Q net income up 16 pct Viacom posts 16 pct increase in fiscal 1st-qtr net income on lower film-related losses NEW YORK (AP) — Viacom's net income for the first quarter jumped 16 percent as lower costs at its film division more than offset a...

Jan 31 2014, 3:27am CST

Amazon 4Q earnings up but miss targets

Amazon 4Q earnings up but miss targets Amazon posts higher 4th-quarter earnings, revenue but falls short of expectations SEATTLE (AP) — Amazon's profit and revenue both grew in the latest quarter but its results fell below what Wall Street was expecting and...

Jan 30 2014, 11:53pm CST

3 Ways Zynga Wins Big: Earnings, An Acquisition, A Headcount Cut Zynga came out with 2013 full year and fourth quarter results a full week ahead of schedule, but the move seems to be paying off. Shares were up close to 20% to $4.25 in after-hours trading following the surprise...

Jan 30 2014, 11:42pm CST

Zynga buying 'Clumsy Ninja' maker, cutting staff Zynga buying 'Clumsy Ninja' maker, laying off 15 percent of employees in turnaround plan SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Zynga Inc. said Thursday it was buying NaturalMotion, the company behind the hit mobile games "CSR Racing"...

Jan 30 2014, 10:46pm CST

Facebook 4Q earnings Rise Sharply

Facebook 4Q earnings Rise Sharply Facebook 4th-quarter earnings, revenue surpass expectations, stock jumps NEW YORK (AP) — Facebook's quarterly earnings and revenue grew and surpassed expectations as the company expanded the number of users and the...

Jan 29 2014, 11:53pm CST

iDisappoint: Apple Shares Plunges After Dec Q Report

iDisappoint: Apple Shares Plunges After Dec Q Report Apple stock fell sharply in after-hours trading on Monday and opened down Tuesday after the company released disappointing earnings, notably selling fewer iPhones than analysts expected. On the overall numbers, Apple’s...

Jan 29 2014, 12:59am CST

Ahead of the Bell: Apple Stock

Ahead of the Bell: Apple Stock Apple falling in premarket trading as 1Q results disappoint, 2Q outlook cautious NEW YORK (AP) — Apple's stock is falling before the markets open Tuesday after first-quarter results disappointed investors and it...

Jan 28 2014, 6:57am CST

Apple's Future: Flat Revenues, New Product Categories

Apple's Future: Flat Revenues, New Product Categories Despite reporting today its highest quarterly revenue – from $54.5 billion a year earlier to $57.6 billion – and operating profit ever, for the last December quarter, Apple stock fell more than 8%. Shares were down $44....

Jan 28 2014, 2:32am CST