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January 24, 2013
16:38 EDTAAPL, SWFT, BMY, CRUS, TZOO, NFLX, UA, NOKOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were mixed as the Dow gained on the session, but Apple's (AAPL) steep post-earnings decline weighed on the Nasdaq. Among notable companies reporting earnings after tonight's close are Dow members Microsoft (MSFT) and AT&T (T)... ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., weekly jobless claims fell 5K to a seasonally adjusted 330K, which was below expectations for 360K. Markit's Flash U.S. Purchasing Managersí Index jumped to 56.1 in January from the 54.0 final print for December. The leading indicators increased 0.5% to 93.9 in December, versus an expected increase of 0.4%. In Europe, the composite euro zone Purchasing Managersí Index rose to 48.2 in January from 47.2 in December, beating expectations. In China, HSBC's flash PMI rose to 51.9 in January, slightly beating expectations for a 51.7 reading... COMPANY NEWS: The world's most valuable company, Apple, disappointed investors with its quarterly report and shares were punished through the session, closing down $63.51, or 12.35%, to $450.50. Despite earnings that beat consensus, Apple's revenue and iPhone sales fell short of expectations and the company said on its conference call that it is changing its approach to guidance, admitting it had been intentionally conservative in the past... Netflix (NFLX) shares were up $43.60, or 42.22%, to $146.86 after the company reported a profitable quarter when a loss was expected... Among large cap companies reporting results Bristol-Myers (BMY) gained 91c, or 2.61%, to $35.81 while Nokia (NOK) lost 38c, or 8.19%, to $4.26... MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers were Travelzoo (TZOO), up $4.67, or 24.31%, to $23.88, and Swift Transportation (SWFT), up $2.91, or 28.45%, to $13.14 after both companies beat earnings expectations. Among noteworthy losers was Under Armour (UA), down $1.83, or 3.84%, to $45.86 after the company's footwear VP announced his resignation. Also lower were shares of Cirrus Logic (CRUS), down $3.24, or 10.82%, to $26.71 the day after Apple's earnings report and ahead of Cirrus' own report, which came after today's closing bell... INDICES: The Dow was up 46.00, or 0.33%, to 13,825.33; the Nasdaq was down 23.29, or 0.74%, to 3,130.38; and the S&P 500 was virtually unchanged, rising 0.01 to 1,494.82.
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June 22, 2015
07:17 EDTNOKRegulators to decide by July 27 on Nokia, Alcatel-Lucent deal, Reuters reports
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05:59 EDTAAPLApple developing in-house TDDI solutions, DigiTimes reports
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05:55 EDTAAPLApple changes tune over music streaming royalties, Financial Times says
Apple has agreed to pay for all the music carried on its new streaming music service during free trials, reports the Financial Times. The company signaled the climbdown after singer Taylor Sift released an open letter Sunday that denounced Apple Music as "shocking" and "disappointing.", adding that her views were shared by "every artist, writer and producer" in her social circles. The company will now pay for the music it streams during free trials, though it would pay less for each stream than it will when a user has taken a full subscription. Reference Link
05:35 EDTBMYAllied-Bristol Life Sciences licenses IP from Harvard University
Allied-Bristol Life Sciences, a biopharmaceutical enterprise jointly owned by Allied Minds and Bristol-Myers Squibb, announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement with Harvard University based on research and intellectual property developed in Professor Malcolm Whitmanís lab at the Harvard School of Dental Medicine. Building on previous studies conducted with Mark Sundrud, PhD, and Anjana Rao, PhD, at Boston Childrenís Hospital, Professor Whitmanís lab, in collaboration with Professor Ralph Mazitschek, PhD, at the Center for Systems Biology at Massachusetts General Hospital, has shown that HF works through inhibition of Prolyl-tRNA synthetase, which leads to activation of an amino acid restriction response pathway. Based on this novel and differentiated mechanism, several lead molecules have been identified by the groups at HMS and MGH that have the potential to lead to effective therapy for several conditions including fibrotic and autoimmune diseases. The licensing agreement with Harvardís Office of Technology Development is among the first in a series of discovery and development projects that Allied-Bristol Life Sciences intends to pursue. The license to the technology from Professor Whitmanís lab will be held by a new ABLS subsidiary specifically formed to pursue further research and pre-clinical development of the technology and associated molecules.
June 19, 2015
16:00 EDTAAPL, NFLXOptions Update; June 19, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 11c to 18.21, Option volume leaders: AAPL TWTR BAC T FB GILD NFLX BABA AAL MU AMZN
14:07 EDTNFLXOptions with increasing implied volatility: NFLX CI TRIP AET
12:46 EDTAAPLApple denies coercing artists into Apple Music deals, Rolling Stone reports
An Apple spokesman has denied allegations that it is threatening to remove music from its iTunes store by artists who do not sign up for the Apple Music service, reports Rolling Stone. A company spokesman said "It will not be taken off". The comments came after musician Anton Newcombe went on Twitter, alleging that an Apple representative threatened to take off their music if he didn't sign on. Reference Link
11:39 EDTBMYBristol-Myers announces European Commission approval of Opdivo
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09:37 EDTAAPL, NFLXActive equity options trading on open
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07:30 EDTNFLXNetflix price target raised to $800 from $610 at Oppenheimer
Oppenheimer analyst Jason Helfstein raised his 12-18 month price target for shares of Netflix to $800 from $610. The streaming service closed yesterday up $3.30 to $663.20. The new target reflects the company's plans to enter Japan, Cuba, Spain, Italy and Portugal, all in 2015, the analyst tells investors this morning in a research note. Helfstein's revised model assumes global subscribers of 239M in 2020, equaling 32% penetration of broadband homes, which the analyst says is consistent with Netflix's 2015 rates in older markets. He reiterates an Outperform rating on the stock.
06:18 EDTAAPLApple Music unable to secure rights to '1989' album, BuzzFeed News reports
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June 18, 2015
19:08 EDTNOKNokia CEO confirms plan to launch new smartphone line, BGR says
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14:31 EDTAAPLApple said to plan video camera for next Watch, 9to5Mac reports
Apple plans to add a "FaceTime" video camera, more iPhone independence and additional premium-priced variants with the next iteration of the Apple Watch, but may only keep, or slightly improved, the existing battery life with the next device, reported 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman, citing multiple sources familiar with the company's plans. Reference Link
13:02 EDTAAPLWorldwide wearables market forecast to grow 173.3% in 2015, IDC says
The wearables market maintained its upward trajectory in the first quarter of 2015 as new vendors, including Apple (AAPL), prepared to enter the market. A new forecast from the International Data Corporation, IDC, Worldwide Quarterly Wearable Device Tracker estimates that 72.1M wearable devices will be shipped in 2015, up a strong 173.3% from the 26.4 million units shipped in 2014. Shipment volumes are expected to experience a compound annual growth rate, CAGR, of 42.6% over the five-year forecast period, reaching 155.7M units shipped in 2019. "We expect smart wearables, those capable of running third party apps, to take the lead in 2016," added Ubrani. "Smart wearables like the Apple (AAPL) Watch and Micosoft's (MSFT) Hololens are indicative of an upcoming change in computing, and the transition from basic to smart wearables opens up a slew of opportunities for vendors, app developers, and accessory makers." Other companies that have been mentioned in the wearable tech group include Google (GOOG), GoPro (GPRO) and Fitbit (FIT). Reference Link
12:10 EDTAAPLContract electronic manufacturers underperform after Jabil results
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12:04 EDTAAPLActive options: AAPL ORCL FB RAD BAC HTZ MU GE TSLA AMZN BABA KO
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09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:07 EDTAAPLAnalog Devices secured design win in next iPhone, says Citi
Citi analyst Christopher Danely says he believes Analog Devices (ADI) has secured a design win in the next generation Apple (AAPL) iPhone. The win could contribute $160M in revenue and 10c in earnings per share in 2016, Danely tells investors today in a research note. He upped his price target for Analog shares to $66 from $55 but keeps a Neutral rating on the name. The analyst believes the Apple design win is already priced in with shares trading at 22 times his 2016 earnings estimate. Danely cites valuation for his Neutral rating on the stock.
07:09 EDTAAPLAlmost 20% of Apple Watch buyers have purchased spare band, Reuters says
Nearly 20% of Apple Watch buyers have also purchased a spare band for the watch, Reuters reports, citing data from Slice Intelligence. Slice estimates that Apple has sold 2.79M watches as of mid-June, the report says. The data shows that approximately 17% of Apple Watch shoppers have purchased more than one band, with the entry level sports brand as the highest seller at $49, Reuters says. Other popular bands are the quilted leather loop at $149 and the stainless steel link bracelet for $449. Reference Link
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