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September 23, 2014
13:55 EDTGEAlstom aiming for transport agreements beyond GE division, Reuters says
Alstom's (ALSMY) transport sector president and executive vice-president Henri Poupart-Lafarge said that the company's takeover of GE's (GE) rail signaling division is a "fantastic" agreement for the French firm, who is aiming to look for future purchases in this sector, according to Reuters, citing comments Poupart-Lafarge. Reference Link
10:05 EDTGEGE signs MOU with TransCanada for further development of gas turbine
GE (GE) announced the launch of a new 16.5 megawatt gas turbine, the NovaLT16, for mechanical drive and power generation applications in the oil and gas industry. The NovaLT16 benefits from the industry insights of TransCanada (TRP) and the two companies signed a Memorandum of Understanding to progress development of NovaLT16 gas turbine including technical evaluation, gas station layout optimization and negotiation of the terms and conditions for purchase, GE announced. Completed units, including all auxiliaries systems and controls, are planned for release to the market in early 2016.
07:07 EDTGOOGGoogle planning to build data center in Netherlands, Bloomberg reports
Google will spend over EUR 600M over the next four years to build a data center in the Netherlands, Bloomberg reports. Google will employ about 150 permanent workers at the Eemshaven hub once the job is completed. Reference Linkp
06:56 EDTGOOGGoogle exec to manage Snapchat PR, policy, Re/code says
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06:20 EDTGOOGAlmunia: Google must improve EU settlement or will face charges, WSJ says
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06:00 EDTGOOGFacebook expected to launch new advertising platform, WSJ reports
This week, Facebook (FB) will introduce Atlas, a new advertising platform to improve effectiveness of online ads, the Wall Street Journal reports, citing people familiar with the matter. Atlas is a re-engineered version of the Atlas Advertiser Suite Facebook acquired in 2013 from Microsoft (MSFT). Facebook is looking to challenge Google (GOOG) in the online ad space. Reference Link
September 22, 2014
13:02 EDTGEGE Healthcare announces FDA 510k clearance of Discovery IQ
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12:14 EDTGOOGTel Aviv in negotiations with Waze to relieve traffic jams, Globes reports
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08:12 EDTGEGeneral Electric turbines selected by Nareva for 100MW wind farm in Morocco
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06:35 EDTGOOGGoogle hurt by new Chinese Internet cracckdown, NY Times says
New restrictions that China has placed on the Internet is making it more difficult for the country's citizens to use the search giant's services, according to The New York Times. Reference Link
06:34 EDTGOOGGoogle selects HTC to make 9-inch Nexus tablet, WSJ reports
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05:32 EDTGEHologic upgraded to Overweight from Neutral at Piper Jaffray
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September 19, 2014
17:10 EDTGEGeneral Electric considers deal with Dresser-Rand, FT reports
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16:25 EDTGEGeneral Electric said in talks with Dresser-Rand on potential deal, FT reports
10:12 EDTGOOGSony expected to launch SmartEyeglass by end of March, The Verge reports
Sony (SNE) is expected to launch SmartEyeglass, a competitor to Google Glass (GOOG), by the end of March, according to The Verge. Reference Link
06:43 EDTGOOGYouTube spending more money on original content, Re/code reports
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06:22 EDTGOOGGoogle planning to encrypt phone data in Android, Washington Post reports
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September 18, 2014
15:47 EDTGOOGHimax may be back in with Google, buy shares, says Northland
Northland said Google (GOOG) has finished testing the Samsung OLED displays and have determined they are not bright enough. The analyst believes Google will go back to Himax (HIMX). Google has the option to invest in HIMX by October 21, which the firm believes they will do if they go back to them for displays. Norhtland recommends buying shares aggressively into an expected strong September quarter.
15:44 EDTGOOGHimax may be back in with Google, says Northland
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13:57 EDTGOOGGoogle mulls new R&D unit focused on longer term projects, The Information says
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08:58 EDTGOOGGoogle October volatility flat on tight three-month price range
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07:26 EDTGOOGGartner: Smartwatch market ready to expand, poised for takeoff, DigiTimes says
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07:18 EDTGOOGSupply chains expect component orders from Motorola through 2014, DigiTimes says
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06:52 EDTGEGeneral Electric shares attractive at current levels, says Barclays
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September 17, 2014
17:48 EDTGOOGNews Corp opposed Google EC settlement offer
Early last week, in a letter to European Commissioner for Competition Joaquín Almunia, News Corp (NWS, NWSA) CEO Robert Thomson opposed Google’s (GOOG) settlement offer with the European Commission, or EC, saying the internet giant is “willing to exploit its dominant market position to stifle competition.” Thomson said News Corp also opposed the proposed five year term of a settlement, noting that “five years is an eternity in internet time.” Citing Google’s “egregious aggregation” of content, Mr. Thomson said that, along with serious commercial damage, there is a “profound social cost” to Google’s actions. “The internet should be a canvas for freedom of expression and for high quality content of enduring value. Undermining the basic business model of professional content creators will lead to a less informed, more vexatious level of dialogue in our society.” "Your decision to reconsider Google's settlement offer comes at a crucial moment in the history of the free flow of information and of a healthy media in Europe and beyond," Mr. Thomson wrote.
10:04 EDTGOOGDiscover rumored to be eyed as target by Apple, Bank Innovation says
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10:00 EDTGEOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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07:39 EDTGEMorningstar to hold a conference
Management Behind the Moat Conference to be held in Chicago on September 17-18.
06:19 EDTGOOGGoogle picks former Qualcomm exec to head Google Fiber, WSJ reports
Google (GOOG) has hired Dennis Kish, a former Qualcomm (QCOM) executive, to head Google Fiber, replacing Milo Medin, the Wall Street Journal reports. A Google spokeswoman confirms that Medin remains a VP for access services and adviser to the Google Fiber team. Reference Link
September 16, 2014
16:36 EDTGEGeneral Electric initiated with a Buy at Stifel
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10:52 EDTGOOGGoogle's Nexus 9 tablet may arrive on October 8, PhoneArena.com says
Google's Nexus 9 tablet may be unveiled on October 8, reports PhoneArena.com, citing a Portuguese report from 4G News. According to the source, the Nexus 9 will feature a Tegra K1 processor and may come equipped with 3GB of RAM rather than the previously rumored 4GB. Reference Link
10:31 EDTGEGE Hitachi's ESBWR receives NRC design certification approval
GE Hitachi Nuclear Energy announced that its Economic Simplified Boiling Water Reactor design certification has been approved by the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission. The commission’s action acknowledges the finding by NRC staff that the ESBWR design meets all safety and regulatory requirements. Per the NRC’s previously published schedule, the final ESBWR design certification rule is expected to be published in the Federal Register by the end of September.
08:25 EDTGESnecma expects 1,800 CFM56s to be produced in FY19
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06:54 EDTGEGE evades geared design in jet engine war versus Pratt, Reuters says
GE's (GE) Chief Technology Officer Mark Little said that the company evaded using a geared design for its new engine for narrowbody aircrafts due to worries about weight and soundness, as the company duels with competitor Pratt & Whitney for engine orders, according to Reuters, citing comments from Little. Pratt & Whitney is part of United Technologies (UTX). Reference Link
06:16 EDTGOOGGoogle called on by Berlin to disclose search engine formula, FT reports
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September 15, 2014
12:59 EDTGOOGGoogle launches Android One smartphones in India
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11:09 EDTGERadioShack rises after CFO resigns, analyst suggests Amazon should buy stores
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07:24 EDTGOOGTech leaders concede need to address privacy, security concerns, FT says
Prominent start-up investor and Facebook (FB) director Peter Thiel said a "crescendo of concern is building up in Europe" about the U.S. tech industry's record on online privacy and security, which Silicon Valley is underestimating "badly,” though Google (GOOG) chairman Eric Schmidt tech companies "are way sensitive" to the concerns, reported Financial Times. The same report noted that Brad Smith, general counsel of Microsoft (MSFT), said some in the industry have "underestimated the degree to which people care about privacy,” while Salesforce.com (CRM) CEO Marc Benioff said consumer Internet companies have “paid a terrible price” for imposing a U.S.-centric view of their technology. Reference Link
07:19 EDTGE, GOOGSNIA to hold a conference
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06:18 EDTGOOGFacebook hires Google satellite exec Michael Tseytlin, WSJ reports
Facebook (FB) has hired Michael Tseytlin, a Google (GOOG) executive working to deliver Internet service via satellite, the Wall Street Journal reports. According to sources, Tseytlin will work on satellite technology for Facebook's Connectivity Lab. Reference Link
05:53 EDTGOOGGoogle unlikely to buy stake in eBay, says Piper Jaffray
Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster says press reports that Google (GOOG) is in talks to purchase a stake in eBay (EBAY) are "largely unsubstantiated" and that the tech giant is unlikely to purchase part of the online marketplace. Munster notes that Google has only a limited history in taking stakes in public companies. He believes Google's general philosophy emphasizes full ownership in key assets as opposed to taking stakes in companies. Munster thinks a more attractive deal could be Google making a full acquisition of eBay's PayPal unit. He notes, however, that eBay has resisted activist investors who have proposed spinning off PayPal. Munster keeps a Neutral rating on eBay shares with a $55 price target. Shares of eBay rallied $1.51 to $52.19 on Friday amid speculation that Google was in talks to take a stake in the company.
September 12, 2014
16:44 EDTGOOGMarket ends week lower as investors fret over Fed statement
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16:20 EDTGOOGOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
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13:46 EDTGEGE scraps contract to build Acu Port plant, WSJ says
One of GE's Brazilian divisions scraped a contract to construct an industrial plant at Brazil's Acu Port in Rio de Janeiro, according to The Wall Street Journal, citing the port's operator. The CEO of Prumo Logistica Global Edwardo Parente said that another GE arm has entered discussions with Prumo regarding interest to lease a more expensive piece of land within the port. Reference Link
12:51 EDTGOOGOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street opened in negative territory and have remained there throughout the morning. The day’s economic data, including retail sales figures, a report on import prices, and business inventories data, were generally in line with expectations. The economic bright spot was the University of Michigan consumer confidence report which came in higher than expected. The market is on the verge of ending the week lower, which would be its first weekly loss in the last seven. ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., sales at retailers climbed 0.6% in August, matching expectations but also representing the fastest pace in four months. Retail sales growth for July was also revised upward to 0.3% from a prior estimate of having been flat. Import prices dropped 0.9% in August, while export prices slipped 0.5%. The University of Michigan preliminary consumer sentiment reading for for September rose to 84.6, beating expectations for it to be up more modestly to 83.3. Business inventories grew 0.4% in July, as expected. COMPANY NEWS: Shares of eBay (EBAY) were up more than 2% near noon after rumors circulated that Google (GOOG) may look to take a stake in the company. However, an eBay spokesperson denied the speculation, telling Reuters that the company has held "no conversations" with Google about acquiring a stake. MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers was digital marketing services company Conversant (CNVR), which soared 30% after Alliance Data Systems (ADS) agreed to acquire it for about $2.3B in cash and stock. Following last night's announcement of the deal, some Conversant peers rose as well, as Criteo (CRTO) gained almost 5% and TubeMogul (TUBE) rose 1%, while Alliance Data gained over 2%. Among the noteworthy losers was Amarin (AMRN), which dropped 22% after an office within the FDA denied the company's appeal of FDA's rescission of the ANCHOR clinical trial Special Protocol Assessment agreement. Also lower were shares of Ruckus Wireless (RKUS), which fell 5% after one analyst downgraded the shares and another initiated coverage of the stock with an Underweight rating. INDEXES: Near midday, the Dow was down 66.43, or 0.39%, to 16,982.57, the Nasdaq was down 19.83, or 0.43%, to 4,571.97, and the S&P 500 was down 10.28, or 0.51%, to 1,987.17.
11:52 EDTGOOGeBay has had 'no conversations' about Google taking stake, Reuters says
eBay (EBAY) spokesman Alan Marks says the company has held "no conversations" with Google (GOOG) about acquiring a stake in the company, Reuters reports. Rumors had been swirling that Google could look to take a significant stake in eBay. Reference Link
11:43 EDTGOOGeBay off highs are denying talks with Google over stake
Shares of eBay (EBAY) are off their highs after the company told Reuters that it has had no conversations with Google (GOOG) over a possible stake. The stock remains up 82c to $51.50. The rally in eBay earlier was attributed to speculation that Google was in talks to acquire a stake in the company.
10:44 EDTGOOGeBay rises amid rumors of investment by Google
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07:05 EDTGOOGGoogle to rival Apple apps by backing Japan developers, Bloomberg says
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06:30 EDTGOOGGlobal tablet shipments to increase 9.1% in Q3, DigiTimes Research reports
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06:17 EDTGOOGFacebook looks to lure YouTube's video content providers, WSJ reports
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05:56 EDTGOOGGoogle-backed Calico announce spartnership with UT Southwestern, 2M
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September 11, 2014
14:10 EDTGEIndia to invest $100B in renewable energy, Economic Times says
India will invest $100B in renewable energy over the next four years, the country's Power, Coal and Renewable Energy Minister Piyush Goyal said today, according to Economic Times. The country has also decided not to impose tariffs on foreign solar energy companies, the minster indicated, according to the newspaper. Publicly traded solar energy companies include Canadian Solar (CSIQ), First Solar (FSLR), JA Solar (JASO), SunPower (SPWR), Trina Solar (TSL) and Yingli Green Energy (YGE). GE (GE) makes wind turbines. Reference Link
13:13 EDTGOOGGoogle acquires Polar, terms not disclosed, Techcrunch reports
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11:14 EDTGOOGGoogle hires former Red Hat CTO Brian Stevens, GigaOM reports
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09:37 EDTGOOGActive equity options trading on open
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07:59 EDTGOOGEU antitrust chief says Google probe won't end before he leaves, Reuters reports
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07:40 EDTGOOGGoogle put 'on notice' about tougher regime by new EU digital chief, FT says
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07:35 EDTGOOGAntitrust suit over tech giants' hiring pushed back, WSJ reports
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September 10, 2014
12:50 EDTGOOGGoogle acquires Lift Labs, terms not disclosed
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12:35 EDTGOOGNearly 5M older Gmail passwords may have been leaked, The Daily Dot says
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09:59 EDTGEGE Oil & Gas expects onshore industry to see 6% growth rate between 2014-2017
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09:46 EDTGEGE Oil and Gas sees increasing use of downstream
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09:22 EDTGOOGOn The Fly: Pre-market Movers
HIGHER: Twitter (TWTR), up 2.8% after upgraded at UBS... SunEdison (SUNE), up 2.7% after Google (GOOG) to provide $145M investment in the company's Regulus solar plant... Camtek (CAMT), up 15% after receiving new orders of $3.0M from large OSAT... Doral Financial (DRL), up 12.5% after announcing sale of approximately $430M in assets... Imperva (IMPV), up 1.5% after upgraded at Oppenheimer... Mandalay Digital (MNDL), up 13.7% after updating its guidance. UP AFTER EARNINGS: Land's End (LE), up 8.7%... Palo Alto (PANW), up 4.4%. LOWER: eBay (eBAY), down 2.6% after downgraded at Piper Jaffray following yesterday's launch of Apple Pay (AAPL)... Mobileye (MBLY), down 2.5% after downgraded at Deutsche Bank... Krispy Kreme (KKD), down 2% after Q2 earnings report... GT Advanced (GTAT), down 7% after downgraded at Goldman and Piper Jaffray... Boyd Gaming (BYD), down 3.3% after downgraded at Morgan Stanley... Urban Outfitters (URBN), down 2% after reporting Q3 SSS were so far in the low single-digits negative... Armada Hoffler (AHH), down 6% after filing to sell 5M shares of common stock... AvalonBay (AVB), down 1.8% after to sell 4.5M shares in a forward sales agreement with Goldman... AngloGold (AU), down 12% after announcing plans to restructure its international mining under a new company and saying equity capital raising being contemplated.
09:20 EDTGEGE Oil & Gas selected by Freeport LNG for LNG export project
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09:11 EDTGEGeneral Electric sees 1.5% oil demand growth and 3.5% gas demand growth
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09:09 EDTGEGE provides technology, capital to quicken Texas project construction
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09:07 EDTGEGE, Statoil, Ferus Natural Gas Fuels announce pilot project expansion
A joint venture of GE (GE) and Ferus Natural Gas Fuels,along with Statoil (STO) announced the planned expansion of a pilot project to capture flare gas and use it to power up to six of Statoil’s drill rigs and one frac fleet in North Dakota. The expansion is the first step by Statoil to move into full commercial adoption of the GE and Ferus NGF joint venture’s Last Mile Fueling Solution, which is expected to reduce emissions and provide cost-savings and logistics solutions for the company’s Bakken oilfield operations. The company anticipates this new commercial expansion will increase its flare gas capture to between 3M-5M standard cubic feet per day by the end of 2014, equating to GHG emissions reductions of between 120K and up to 200K metric tons per year, or the equivalent of removing between 25K-45K cars from the road.
07:04 EDTGOOGGoogle to provide $145M investment in SunEdison's Regulus solar plant
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06:17 EDTGOOGGoogle holding discussions in Europe on 'right to be forgotten,' WSJ reports
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05:32 EDTGOOGCray appoints Steve Scott as Chief Technology Officer
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September 9, 2014
09:09 EDTGOOGGoogle's Nest says adds Dropcam to Works with Nest
Nest announced on its blog, "This year at CEDIA, we can announce our success - developers have come pouring in and Nest now works with a whole family of products. Today that family includes Dropcam and, at long last, leading whole-home automation systems. Over the last year, our focus has been connecting Nest Learning Thermostats and Nest Protect smoke and carbon monoxide alarms to the rest of your home... Now we’ve added Dropcam to Works with Nest. When your Nest Protect alarm goes off, Dropcam records a clip of the smoke or carbon monoxide event and saves it for you, regardless of whether you pay for Cloud Recording. And when you set your Nest Thermostat to Away and walk out the door, Dropcam automatically turns on motion alerts so you’ll know if anyone’s in the house. Our other major announcement at CEDIA is that Nest products now work seamlessly with URC, RTI, Crestron and Control4." Reference Link
07:28 EDTGOOGThe Money Event, Inc to hold a conference
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07:17 EDTGOOGThe Wireless Association to hold a conference
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06:25 EDTGEGeneral Electric to focus on finance, industrial equipment, WSJ reports
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06:20 EDTGOOGForrester: Apple could sell 10M iWatches this year, FT reports
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