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February 5, 2013
07:31 EDTPSO, BKS, CBS, AMZNBookish.com, retail website, to launch today, WSJ reports
Bookish.com, the long-delayed retail website backed by three major publishers, is expected to launch today, reports the Wall Street Journal. Its intent is to make it easier for reading enthusiasts to learn about new novels and nonfiction. The site will sell books directly but also link to such retailers as Amazon.com (AMZN) and BarnesandNoble.com, the online bookselling arm of Barnes & Noble (BKS). The site will initially offer about 1.2M titles. Three publishers funding the site: CBS Corp.'s (CBS) Simon & Schuster., Pearson's (PSO) Penguin Group (USA) and Lagardere SCA's Hachette Book Group. Sixteen other publishers are also supplying content and metadata. Reference Link
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November 11, 2014
18:19 EDTCBSCBS, Disney look to block FCC Comcast merger disclosures, Bloomberg says
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16:01 EDTAMZNOptions Update; November 11, 2014
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09:37 EDTAMZNeBay October SSS up 4.4%, Amazon SSS up 32.4%, ChannelAdvisor says
ChannelAdvisor released October same-store sales data for eBay (EBAY) and Amazon (AMZN) in a blog post. The research company reported eBay's October SSS growth came in at 4.4%, down from September's 8.9% and below the e-commerce growth rate of about 15% reported by ComScore. Amazon's October SSS growth came in at 32.4%, which was a decrease compared to August's 37.9% rate, ChannelAdvisor stated. Reference Link
06:03 EDTAMZNQ4 global tablet shipments estimated at 74.5M units, DigiTimes reports
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November 10, 2014
15:44 EDTAMZNAmazon Web Services to hold a conference
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07:11 EDTCBSOpen Mobile Media to hold a summit
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November 8, 2014
14:03 EDTAMZNJefferies software and internet analysts hold a dinner meeting
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November 7, 2014
16:00 EDTAMZNOptions Update; November 7, 2014
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09:36 EDTAMZNActive equity options trading
Active equity options trading according to Track Data: AAPL WFM ABX GILD TSLA ZNGA FB FSLR GOOG AMZN
08:46 EDTAMZNCord cutting accelerates as pay-TV loses 179K customers in Q3, WSJ reports
The pay-TV industry lost about 179K customers in Q3, which is steeper than the decline of 83K in the same quarter of last year, reported The Wall Street Journal, citing company reports and estimates from research firm MoffettNathanson. Companies that provide television service include AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), DISH (DISH), Charter (CHTR), DirecTV (DTV), Cablevision (CVC), Comcast (CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable (TWC). Netflix (NFLX) and Amazon (AMZN) provide television and movie streaming services that compete with broadcast and cable television network offerings. Reference Link
November 6, 2014
17:08 EDTCBSCBS files automatic mixed securities shelf
12:41 EDTAMZNLivingSocial cuts jobs, exploring new ways to work with Amazon, Re/code says
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12:17 EDTAMZNStocks with call strike movement; AMZN BHI
Amazon.com (AMZN) April 345 call option implied volatility increased 3% to 28, Baker Hughes (BHI) April 17 call option implied volatility increased 2% to 31 according to IVolatility.
09:21 EDTCBSCBS CEO says Starz a 'valuable asset,' but company content with what it has
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09:15 EDTCBSCBS CEO says met with DISH's Ergen yesterday afternoon
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09:11 EDTCBSCBS launches CBSN streaming news network
CBS News and CBS Interactive launched CBSN, the first digital streaming news network that will allow Internet-connected consumers to watch live, anchored news coverage on their connected TV and other devices. At launch, the network is available 24/7 and makes all of the resources of CBS News available directly on digital platforms with live, anchored coverage 15 hours each weekday.
09:11 EDTCBSOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
UP AFTER EARNINGS: Tesla (TSLA), up 0.6%... CBS (CBS), up 2.3%... Whole Foods (WFM) up 8.4%... American Capital (ACAS), up 9.5%... Horizon Pharma (HZNP) up 6.8%... Kate Spade (KATE), up 10%. ALSO HIGHER: Planar Systems (PLNR), up 70%, upgraded at Needham following the company's Q4 results... Tableau (DATA), up 9.8%, upgraded at RBC Capital following the company's Q3 earnings report... Allergan (AGN), up 1% after disclosing in new regulatory filing that discussions between the company and another unnamed party regarding a potential merger transaction have continued and "may lead to negotiations.” DOWN AFTER EARNINGS: Qualcomm (QCOM), down 6.9%... Zillow (Z), down 6.7%... PhotoMedex (PHMD), down 17.3%... Kulicke & Soffa (KLIC), down 7%... BioScrip (BIOS), down 5.8%. ALSO LOWER: Solazyme (SZYM), down 47%, downgraded at RW Baird, Pacific Crest and Cowen following the company's Q3 report... Genworth (GNW), down 23%, downgraded at Compass Point following the company's Q3 results... Cornerstone OnDemand (CSOD), down 19%, downgraded at various firms including William Blair and FBR Capital following the company's Q3 report.
07:53 EDTAMZNPepsi, Amazon among many said to have secret Luxembourg tax deals, ICIJ reports
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06:22 EDTAMZNGlobal companies silent on local impact, transparency report shows
Transparency International issued a report saying that global companies are saying too little regarding their businesses abroad. The agency said, "The world’s biggest companies disclose little or no financial details about their operations outside their home country, a new report from Transparency International reveals. Ninety of the 124 companies assessed do not disclose the taxes they pay in foreign countries, while 54 disclose no information on their revenues in other countries. BHP Billiton (BHP), Eni (E), Statoil (STO) and Vodafone (VOD) scored more than six out of ten. The four companies report on a range of corruption prevention measures and disclose details of subsidiaries. However, only three companies, Statoil, Telefónica (TEF) and Vodafone score above 50% for country-by-country reporting, disclosing tax payments in almost all the countries where they operate, though not all financial data. Forty-four of the firms in the report are American, of which Amazon (AMZN), Berkshire Hathaway (BRK.A, BRK.B) and Google (GOOG) performed worst. Only two US companies publish tax payments in foreign countries, ConocoPhilips (COP) in Canada, Walmart (WMT) in Chile. Surprisingly, the sector that makes greater transparency possible is one of the least transparent. U.S. tech giants Amazon, Apple (AAPL), Google and IBM (IBM) all score less than three out of ten." Reference Link
06:22 EDTCBSCBS CEO says 'fairly definitively' will have Showtime streaming service in 2015
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