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Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
Comcast to Buy Time Warner Cable in $44.2 Billion All-Stock Deal, Says CNBC   —  CNBC's David Faber this evening tweeted that multiple unnamed sources have indicated him Comcast (CMCSA) will announce tomorrow a deal to purchase Time Warner Cable (TWC) for $159 per share, in an all-stock deal.
Feb 12, 2014, 10:05 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
OCZ Says Toshiba to Buy Assets for $35 Million   —  Defunct flash-storage vendor OCZ Technology Group (OCZ) this afternoon announced that Toshiba (6502JP) will buy the company's assets out of bankruptcy for $35 million, including both OCZ's consumer business and its enterprise solid-state drive business.
Dec 2, 2013, 9:40 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
HP: We've Been a Little Late to the Game, Admits Whitman; MSFT, INTC ‘Outright Competitors’   —  Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) CEO Meg Whitman took to the podium this morning to address analysts at the annual financial meeting.  —  HP shares surged 6%, or $1.32, at $22.05, after Whitman remarked that revenue would …
Oct 9, 2013, 3:25 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
AAPL Ends Up 5%: Icahn Tweets ‘Large Position,’ Nice Chat with CEO Cook   —  Shares of Apple (AAPL) suddenly shot up in afternoon trading, and ended the session up $22.21, almost 5%, at $489.57, after hitting a hit a 6-month high at $494.66, after activist investor Carl Icahn issued two missives …
Aug 13, 2013, 4:25 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
Google Off 5%: Q2 Misses as ‘Cost-Per-Click’ Falls 6%   —  Shares of Google (GOOG) are down $47.37, or 5%, at $863.31, after the company this afternoon reported Q2 revenue and earnings per share that missed analysts' estimates.  —  Revenue in the three months ended in June rose 19% …
Jul 18, 2013, 6:05 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
PC Shipments Drop 11% in Q2, Say Gartner, IDC; Longest-Ever Period of Decline   —  Gartner this afternoon reports that worldwide personal computer shipments totaled 76 million in Q2, according to its preliminary estimate, an 11% drop from 85.32 million in the year-earlier period …
Jul 10, 2013, 6:00 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
Nokia Surges 11%: Huawei ‘Open’ to Buying Them, Says FT   —  Shares of Nokia (NOK) are up 41 cents, or 11%, at $4.10, during in mid-day trading following an article a short while ago by the Financial Times's Daniel Thomas, who writes that Chinese smartphone and networking vendor Huawei is open to buying Nokia …
Jun 18, 2013, 1:15 PMIn context
Tiernan Ray / Tech Trader Daily:
RIMM Falls 12%: Bears Take First Crack at BB10, Z10 Prospects   —  The Street this afternoon began to offer first impressions of the presentation earlier today by the company formerly known as Research in Motion (RIMM), which announced it is changing its name to BlackBerry as it rolled …
Jan 30, 2013, 4:10 PMIn context
Teresa Rivas / Tech Trader Daily:
HP Has ‘Extensive Evidence’ Of Misconduct At Autonomy   —  Hewlett-Packard (HPQ) has released a statement saying they have uncovered evidence of accounting manipulation at Autonomy, and the matter has been turned over to the authorities.  —  Here is the statement in full:
Nov 27, 2012, 2:05 PMIn context
Teresa Rivas / Tech Trader Daily:
Facebook Surges On Upgrade, Analysts See 30%+ Upside   —  Facebook (FB) was surging 7% this morning on an upgrade from Bernstein and a bullish note from Topeka.  —  Bernstein analyst Carlos Kirjner upgraded the stock today to Outperform with a $33 price target, about 32% above current trading levels.
Nov 26, 2012, 3:05 PMIn context

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