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August 27, 2014
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; August 27, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 26c to 27.89 Option volume leaders: AAPLTWTR TSLA PBR RSH GILD MCD AMZN WFM according to Track Data.
15:24 EDTAAPLCalifornia judge rules against Apple in patent suit with Samsung, Bloomberg says
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13:23 EDTAAPLApple may announce wearable device at September event, Re/code reports
Apple could announce a new wearable device alongside two next-generation iPhones at its September 9 event, Re/code reports. The wearable is likely to make use of the company's HealthKit health and fitness platform, the publication says. Reference Link
11:09 EDTHLFHerbalife at highs following Icahn tweet
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10:02 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:45 EDTAAPLMovado downgraded to Equal Weight at Stephens
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08:15 EDTEGHT8x8, Inc. issued new communications patent by USPTO
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06:37 EDTAAPLApple may introduce a thinner MacBook as early as this year, Digitimes says
Apple could introduce a slimmer MacBook at the end of 2014 or in 2015, and production of components has begun in small volumes, Taiwan-based supply chain makers tell DigiTimes. The MacBook Air is currently 0.3-1.7cm thick, while the MacBook Pro with Retina has a thickness of 1.8cm. Reference Link
06:22 EDTXOMExxon division pays $1.4M to settle Louisiana spill claims, Reuters says
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06:01 EDTTAT&T's Ralph de la Vega to oversee enterprise and mobile, Re/code reports
AT&T's Ralph de la Vega has been promoted to CEO of the company's mobile & business solutions organization, Re/code confirms. Glenn Lurie, currently the CEO of AT&T Mobility, will now run the mobile unit. Andy Geisse, AT&T's business solutions head, is retiring after 35 years with the company. Reference Link
August 26, 2014
19:53 EDTAAPLApple may introduce a thinner, lighter MacBook as early as Q4, Digitimes says
16:02 EDTNFLX, AAPLOptions Update; August 26, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 27c to 27.69. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR AMZN GILD JNS NFLX according to Track Data.
14:59 EDTAAPLApple readying larger iPad for 2015 launch, Bloomberg says
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14:24 EDTAAPLL.A. school district halts $1B Apple iPad contract, LA Times reports
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13:48 EDTAAPLApple granted patent on flexible screen technology, AppleInsider says
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10:57 EDTNFLXNetflx slips after Emmy snub, competing Canadian service announced
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10:15 EDTAAPLApple volatility low as shares near record high into iPhone 6 cycle
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09:35 EDTNFLXNetflix files formal protest against Comcast merger, Engadget reports
Netflix (NFLX) has filed a petition to the FCC against the proposed merger between Comcast (CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (TWC), as the streaming company has previously indicated it would, reported Engadget. Netflix claims the deal would result in "serious public interest harm" and that a merged cable giant would have huge leverage over it and rivals like Hulu, which is a joint venture owned by Comcast itself along with partners Disney (DIS) and 21st Century Fox (FOXA). Reference Link
09:35 EDTAAPL, NFLXActive equity options trading on open
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09:01 EDTMSFTElectronic Arts launches Madden NFL 15 on Xbox One, PS4
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08:44 EDTTBest Buy CFO says mobile phone category 'complicated to forecast'
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07:20 EDTAAPL, MSFTTablets seen declining, notebooks growing in 2014, DigiTimes says
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06:10 EDTMSFTMicrosoft's web browser, media player targeted in China probe, Telegraph says
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August 25, 2014
19:58 EDTMSFTRoyalty cap for Nokia, Microsoft deal may be ordered by S. Korea, Bloomberg says
The Fair Trade Commission of South Korea may implement a cap on royalty fees for Nokia (NOK) patents as a condition when they hold a meeting next month to approve the Microsoft (MSFT), Nokia deal, Bloomberg reports, citing the Seoul Economic Daily. Reference Link
16:00 EDTNFLX, AAPLOptions Update; August 25, 2014
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15:03 EDTNFLXNetflix volatility at low end of historic range
Netflix August 8/29/14 weekly call option implied volatility is at 24, September is at 25, October is at 27, January is at 31; compared to its 26-week average of 37 according to Track Data, suggesting decreasing price movement.
12:01 EDTMSFTMicrosoft says Royal Caribbean providing 40K crew members with Windows tablets
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11:48 EDTTAT&T, DirecTV agree to deal with DOJ paving way for merger, NY Post says
AT&T (T) has agreed with the Justice Department on terms paving the way for it to acquire DirecTV (DTV), though it could not be learned what, if any, conditions the department has placed on the merger, according to The New York Post, citing a source close to the process. Reference Link
11:44 EDTHLFStocks with call strike movement; PVA HLF
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11:35 EDTAAPLAlphaOne's Dan Niles says larger screened iPhone should help upgrade cycle
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09:35 EDTAAPL, NFLXActive equity options trading on open
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07:44 EDTAAPLMobileIron could benefit from BlackBerry replacements, says Deutsche Bank
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07:38 EDTAAPLiPad still important for Apple despite declining market share, WSJ says
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06:28 EDTAAPLTSMC slated to commence 16nm volume production in 1Q15, DigiTimes reports
TSMC (TSM) is expected to start volume production of its 16nm process in 1Q15, DigiTimes reports, citing the Chinese-language Economic Daily News. The company sees monthly output of 50,000 wafers to meet demand for Apple's (AAPL) A9 processors, the report says. Reference Link
06:00 EDTMSFTMicrosoft readying Chromecast competitor, GigaOM reports
Microsoft (MSFT) is building a competitor to Chromecast (GOOG), GigaOM reports, citing documents filed last week with the FCC. The documents reveal that the streaming dongle will come with an HDMI port, Wi-Fi and a USB connection for power supply. Reference Link
August 24, 2014
21:53 EDTPGNational Association of Chain Drug Stores to hold an expo
2014 NACDS Total Store Expo to be held in Boston on August 23-25.
19:32 EDTAAPLApple's newest cloud offering could be most successful, Barron's says
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16:46 EDTMSFT, AAPLChina looks to establish 'homegrown operating system,' Reuters says
China is looking to help its computer technology industry by developing its own "homegrown operating system by October," says Reuters. China's "homegrown operating system" would pose a challenge to imported rivals like Microsoft (MSFT), Google (GOOG) and Apple (AAPL), added Reuters. Reference Link
15:01 EDTAAPLApple's iPad still has largest market share in tablets, WSJ says
Despite slowing growth, Apple's iPad still has the largest market share in tablets and is still profitable with some estimating second quarter margins of 30% on the product, says the Wall Street Journal. The iPad is also an important extension for Apple's iOS platform. added the Wall Street Journal. Reference Link
14:36 EDTAAPLBlackBerry wins another court victory against Typo Products, WSJ says
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14:09 EDTMSFTAmazon develops ad sales program in challenge to Google and Microsoft, WSJ says
Amazon (AMZN) is developing its own software for placing ads online that may utilize the online retailer's knowledge of millions of Web shoppers, says the Wall Street Journal. Amazon's new ad platform which is called Amazon Sponsored Links may be tested this year and is a potential challenge to Google's (GOOG) and Microsoft's (MSFT) advertising business, added the Wall Street Journal. Reference Link
August 22, 2014
14:28 EDTHLFHerbalife off earlier lows, levels to watch
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13:45 EDTHLFAckman likely pressed bearish options bet on Herbalife, CNBC reports
Bill Ackman of Pershing Square likely pressed his bearish options bet on Herbalife, based on options trading activity, CNBC's Scott Wapner reports.
11:59 EDTMSFTGameStop surges after Q2 EPS, revenue beat expectations
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11:17 EDTAAPL, NFLXOptions Update; August 22, 2014
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10:15 EDTTVodafone rallies amid reports of AT&T takeover bid, FT says
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09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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07:11 EDTTAT&T may mount bid GBP3 per share bid for Vodafone, Daily Mail reports
AT&T (T) is working on a cash bid worth over GBP3 per share for Vodafone (VOD), according to the Daily Mail. The publication says China Mobile (CHL) may be interested in taking a stake in Vodafone of up to 20%. Reference Link
06:32 EDTAAPLApple suppliers scramble after iPhone 6 screen hurdle, Reuters says
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06:14 EDTAAPLSamsung resumes supply of mobile RAM for next-generation iPhone, DigiTimes says
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05:58 EDTNFLXComcast launches streaming TV services for college campuses, WSJ reports
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August 21, 2014
18:22 EDTMSFTSalesforce.com CEO: Microsoft the number one customer of ExactTarget
Says Europe performing beyond expectations. Marc Benioff is speaking on CNBC.
18:01 EDTMSFTSalesforce.com targets $1.1B in cash flow at end of FY15
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13:23 EDTAAPLWal-Mart cut iPhone prices, Washington Post says
Wal-Mart (WMT) today began selling Apple's (AAPL) iPhone 5s for $79, and cut the price of the iPhone 5c to just 97c, according to The Washington Post. The devices previously cost $99 and $29 respectively at Wal-Mart, the newspaper stated. Reference Link
13:16 EDTTT-Mobile offers free data to users who recruit new customers to its network
T-Mobile (TMUS) is offering its current Simple Choice customers a free unlimited LTE data plan upgrade for a full year when they recruit a Sprint (S), Verizon (VZ), or AT&T (T) customer to its network. The new referred customer will also receive a full year of unlimited LTE data for free as well. If a Simple Choice customer who recruits a new user to T-Mobile's network already has an unlimited LTE data plan, they will receive a $10 credit each month for twelve months. The referral plan starts August 29. Reference Link
12:30 EDTMSFTMicrosoft plans to unveil Windows 9 on September 30, The Verge reports
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11:49 EDTTSprint announces $60 per month unlimited wireless plan
Sprint (S) announces an unlimited wireless plan for $60. The plan provides consumers unlimited talk, text and data while on Sprint's network for $60 per month, a $20 savings compared to T-Mobile's (TMUS) $80 per month unlimited plan, the wireless carrier said. The Sprint $60 Unlimited Plan is available to both new and existing Sprint customers starting tomorrow, August 22. To qualify for the plan, customers must purchase their device through Sprint Easy Pay, pay full retail price or bring their own compatible device.
11:44 EDTAAPL, MSFTHP hits 52-week high after solid revenue growth, positive analyst commentary
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10:34 EDTAAPL, NFLXOptions Update; August 21, 2014
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10:03 EDTAAPLActive puts at CBOE
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10:02 EDTAAPLActive calls at CBOE; AAPL C HPQ
Active calls at CBOE; AAPL 8/22/14 100 & 100, C Jan 55, HPQ 8/29/14 36
09:37 EDTAAPL, NFLXActive equity options trading on open
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09:04 EDTMSFTMicrosoft and TracFone announce collaboration
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August 20, 2014
16:01 EDTAAPLOptions Update; August 20, 2014
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13:46 EDTAAPLVerizon looking to build app store, The Information says
Verizon (VZ) is looking to partner with other companies to build an app store, according to The Information. Verizon's app store would compete with Google (GOOG) and Apple (AAPL), which already sell smartphone software, The Information noted. Reference Link
12:59 EDTNFLXNetflix volatility at low end of historic range
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11:15 EDTAAPLGT Advanced retreats after analyst downgrades stock
Shares of sapphire maker GT Advanced (GTAT) are falling after research firm CLSA downgraded the stock in a note to investors today. The firm cited concerns about increased costs associated with the company's deal with Apple as the main reason for the downgrade. WHAT'S NEW: GT Advanced's costs associated with its deal to supply sapphire to Apple are being impacted by low yields, CLSA analyst Mark Heller wrote after speaking with strategic consulting firm Yole Développement. Lower yields will reduce the amount of sapphire that GT Advanced can produce for Apple, and will negatively affect GT’s profit margins, explained Heller. He believes that GT Advanced's risk/reward ratio is balanced at current levels, and downgraded his rating on the shares to Underperform from Outperform. However, he raised his price target on the shares to $19 from $18. PRICE ACTION: In late morning trading, GT Advanced fell 2% to $18.
09:38 EDTAAPL, AAPLGT Advanced downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at CLSA
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09:36 EDTNFLX, AAPLActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open according to Track Data: AAPL FOLD TSLA TWTR WHX FB TM NFLX X EOG
07:58 EDTMSFTBallmer stepping down a positive for Microsoft, says FBR Capital
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06:36 EDTMSFTIliad speaks to Google, Microsoft regarding T-Mobile offer, NY Post says
After Iliad's (ILIAF) surprise bid for T-Mobile (TMUS) was rejected, the firm is now in contact with , personnel at Google (GOOG) and Microsoft (MSFT) about working together to come up with a larger offer for the company, according to the New York Post, citing a "well-placed" source. Reference Link
06:28 EDTAAPLApple could delay iWatch until 2015, FT Alphaville reports
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06:13 EDTNFLXNetflix signs paid peering deal with Time Warner Cable, Gigaom reports
Netflix (NFLX) has signed a direct interconnection deal with Time Warner Cable (TWC) that would provide Netflix with direct access and faster streams, reports Gigaom. Time Warner Cable confirmed that the deal happened in June and the implementation has been rolling out this month. Reference Link
August 19, 2014
17:14 EDTAAPL, MSFTOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
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16:00 EDTAAPL, NFLXOptions Update; August 19, 2014eBay
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 28c to 27.52. Option volume leaders: AAPL C HD PBR GILD AA NFLX TWTR TSLA EBAY according to Track Data.
14:19 EDTAAPLCarl Icahn says increased Apple position over past year
Carl Icahn tweeted in regards to Apple, "All my chips still on the table and in fact increased position over past year." Icahn added that anyone who invested in Apple last year when he recommended the stock would be up 53% including dividends.
14:12 EDTMSFTBallmer steps down from Microsoft board, sees holding shares
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13:54 EDTAAPLCarney a contender to take over top communications job at Apple, Re/code says
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12:40 EDTAAPLApple nears life high, levels to watch
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12:27 EDTAAPLIcahn says 'very sizable' shareholder of Apple, has not sold share
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11:57 EDTAAPLApple shares reach $100, up 84c or 1%
11:25 EDTMSFTHTC unveils the HTC One for Windows
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10:01 EDTTAT&T confirms plan to deliver U-verse with AT&T GigaPower in Jacksonville
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09:38 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open according to Track Data: AAPL GILD TSLA CELG VLO VZ FB HD
08:27 EDTNFLXNetflix international opportunity larger than most realize, says MKM Partners
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07:12 EDTTFCC looks into telecom special access line rates, Reuters says
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06:46 EDTTAT&T technology routes calls to multiple devices, Re/code says
AT&T has developed technology that sends calls from one device to many other devices, Re/code reported yesterday. Reference Link
06:32 EDTAAPLMorgan Stanley recommends adding to Apple positions
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August 18, 2014
18:33 EDTTSprint introduces Sprint Family Share Pack data plan, doubles high-speed data
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16:00 EDTAAPL, NFLXOptions Update; August 18, 2014
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13:12 EDTMSFTMicrosoft getting ready to launch Chromebook challengers, 9to5Google says
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10:43 EDTEGHTHigh option volume stocks
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10:32 EDTPGProcter & Gamble likely to divest Duracell, Braun, Reuters reports
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09:54 EDTNUSNu Skin mentioned cautiously by Bronte Capital
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09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:47 EDTTRaymond James to hold a summit
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08:30 EDTAAPLApple starts production of smartphones with sapphire screens, Guardian says
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07:58 EDTNFLXNetflix volatility at low end of historic range
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07:58 EDTAAPLApple December quarter EPS likely to beat by 10%+, says RBC Capital
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06:58 EDTPGProcter & Gamble could sell Ivory soap brand, WSJ reports
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06:42 EDTAAPLApple may call 5.5-inch iPhone '6L,' 9to5Mac reports
Apple may call its rumored 5.5-inch iPhone model the "6L," 9to5Mac reports, citing Asia-based rumor site Apple Daily. In this scenario, the 4.7-inch iPhone would be called the iPhone 6. Reference Link
05:23 EDTAAPLInvenSense downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Goldman
Goldman Sachs downgraded InvenSense (INVN) to Neutral citing valuation with shares near its $25 price target. Goldman also believes the near-term catalyst of share gains at Apple (AAPL) has passed. InvenSense closed Friday down 1c to $24.99.
August 17, 2014
18:38 EDTAAPLToo early to sell Apple, Barron's says
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August 15, 2014
16:00 EDTAAPL, NFLXOptions Update; August 15, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 1c to 28.88. Option volume leaders: AAPL GILD NFLX PBR TWTR TSLA MNKD AMZN C according to Track Data.
10:09 EDTAAPLSony expected to debut Smartwatch 3 next month, GigaOM reports
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09:39 EDTMSFTNPD: Sony's PS4 beats out Xbox One in July, BGR reports
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09:35 EDTNFLX, AAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:29 EDTAAPLChina Telecom now hosting Apple iCloud data in China, Marbridge Daily says
Apple (AAPL), which had previously been storing iCloud data for its Chinese users on servers in the U.S., in reportedly using China Telecom (CHA) as its sole cloud storage services provider in China, according to online Chinese media reports, said Marbridge Daily, citing Sina Tech. Apple and China Telecom have not commented, the report noted. Reference Link
06:15 EDTTSprint's new CEO to introduce 'disruptive' prices next week, Re/code reports
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August 14, 2014
19:41 EDTAAPLApple considering sapphire glass in upcoming iPhone, smartwatch, WSJ reports
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18:04 EDTMSFTInterDigital loses patent case against Nokia, ZTE, Bloomberg reports
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17:32 EDTNFLXIcahn Associates gives quarterly update on stakes
NEW STAKES: Gannett (GCI). INCREASED STAKES: Navistar (NAV), eBay (EBAY), and Icahn Enterprises (IEP). DECREASED STAKES: Netflix (NFLX). LIQUIDATED STAKES: Forest Laboratories (FRX).
17:08 EDTAAPLSoros Fund Management gives quarterly update on stakes
NEW STAKES: CONSOL Energy (CNX), Google (GOOG), Level 3 (LVLT), Time Warner (TWC), and New Oriental (EDU). INCREASED STAKES: YPF SA (YPF), Apple (AAPL), Facebook (FB), AIG (AIG), and American Airlines (AAL). DECREASED STAKES: Teva (TEVA), Liberty Global (LBTYK), Barrick Gold (ABX), EQT (EQT), and Comcast (CMCSA). LIQUIDATED STAKES: FedEx (FDX), Monster Beverage (MNST), Google (GOOGL), Devon Energy (DVN), Marathon Petroleum (MPC).
17:00 EDTAAPLGreenlight Capital gives quarterly update on stakes
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16:01 EDTAAPL, NFLXOptions Update; August 14, 2014
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14:13 EDTAAPLOmega Advisors gives quarterly update on stakes
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11:38 EDTNFLXNetflix announces upcoming stand-up comedy slate
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09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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09:07 EDTTMorgan Stanley to hold a conference
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07:55 EDTAAPLApple bans two chemicals from iPhone, iPad final stages, AP says
Apple said its investigation at 22 factories found no evidence that two potentially hazardous chemicals, benzene and n-hexane, endangered the plants' workers, but the company is banning the use of those chemicals in the final assembly of iPhones and iPads, reported Associated Press, citing statements from the company. Apple is still allowing use of the two chemicals during the early production phases, but is lowering the maximum amount of benzene and n-hexane that can be present in the materials used during those phases. Reference Link
06:19 EDTAAPLLenovo sees opportunities outside of China for smartphone business, WSJ reports
Lenovo CEO Yang Yuanqing tells the Wall Street Journal that although that China is still the most important market for its smartphone business, the company sees additional opportunities outside China. Reference Link
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