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February 24, 2012
12:10 EDTJCP, KND, CRM, NDSN, CVLT, DELL, AAPL, CSCO, CROX, DECK, GPS, MMSIOn The Fly: Mid-Day Wrap
Stocks on Wall Street were higher at mid-day, with the Dow again clinging to the 13,000 level. Each of the major indices is near its high of the day at the lunch hour. The new home sales report showed its first decline in four months while the consumer confidence reading was above expectations. Neither had a great effect on the market as it continues its daily pattern from the last two weeks of moving in a narrow trading range, but the general trend continues to be higher... ECONOMIC EVENTS: In the U.S., the final University of Michigan Consumer Confidence reading for February was 75.3, exceeding expectations of 73.0. New home sales declined 0.9% in January, but December's figures were revised higher, resulting in a seasonally adjusted 321,000-unit annual rate. Economists had expected sales at a 315,000-unit rate... MARKET NEWS: J.C. Penney (JCP) reported adjusted profits that beat expectations but shares were just about flat near noon. A number of other retailers declined following their reports, with Gap (GPS), Deckers Outdoor (DECK) and Crocs (CROX) all lower... A number of big tech companies announced acquisitions, with Cisco Systems (CSCO) buying Lightwire for $271M, Apple (AAPL) acquiring app-search engine Chomp for an undisclosed amount, and Dell (DELL) purchasing back-up software maker AppAssure Software. A drop in shares of CommVault Systems (CVLT) was attributed to Dell's news, as CommVault may lose some Dell business following the deal and had been viewed as a potential buyout target... MAJOR MOVERS: Among the notable gainers were Nordson (NDSN) and Salesforce.com (CRM), after their earnings reports. Noteworthy losers included Kindred Healthcare (KND) and Merit Medical (MMSI), following reports that disappointed... INDICES: Near noon, the Dow was up 20.24, or 0.16%, to 13,004.93; the Nasdaq was up 10.83, or 0.37%, to 2,967.81; and the S&P 500 was up 4.73, or 0.35%, to 1,368.19.
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05:54 EDTAAPLTeen interest in Apple Watch 'tepid,' says Piper Jaffray
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October 7, 2014
17:05 EDTAAPLApple iPhone gains market share among teens, says Piper
Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster concluded from Piper's 2014 Teen Survey that interest in Apple's technology remained strong among teens. According to the survey, teen iPhone ownership rose to 67% from 61% in the Spring, and iPad ownership among teens that owned a tablet remained at 66%, the same as in the Spring. However, teen interest in the Apple Watch remained "tepid," as only 16% of teens would be interested in an Apple Watch at $350. Shares are Overweight rated with a $120 price target.
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; October 7, 2014
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures up 2.16 to 32.24 Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR AMZN FB VZ AA HTZ NFLX PBR according to Track Data.
15:01 EDTAAPLDunkin Donuts testing mobile ordering system, considering Apple Pay, NRN reports
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14:46 EDTAAPLApple supplier GT Advanced recovers some of yesterday's losses
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14:00 EDTAAPLGT Advanced sapphire not used for iPhones because 'proved brittle,' WSJ says
Apple's (AAPL) decision to choose glass screens over GT Advanced's (GTAT) sapphire screens for the iPhone 6 was because of "tests in which the synthetic sapphire proved brittle, cracking when phones were dropped from various heights and angles," The Wall Street Journal reported last night, citing people familiar with the matter. Apple's decision to withhold GT Advanced's expected $139M payment was the tipping point for GT Advanced to declare bankruptcy, people familiar with the matter added. Reference Link
13:04 EDTJCPJ.C. Penney to host analyst day
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10:29 EDTAAPLGT Advanced lists Apple, Airgas, GrafTech, Ultra Clean among top 30 creditors
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10:17 EDTAAPLSamsung outlook miss weighs on suppliers
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10:13 EDTJCPJ.C. Penney volatility increases into company hosted analyst day
J.C. Penney October weekly call option implied volatility is at 118, October is at 72, November is at 57, January is at 55, February is at 53; compared to its 26-week average of 54 according to Track Data suggesting large near term price movement into a company hosted analyst day event on October 8.
09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:46 EDTAAPLFireEye announces targeted attack protection for Apple platform
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08:15 EDTAAPLApple leaks point to iPad Air 2 with Touch ID, gold color, Michael Report says
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07:44 EDTDECKDeckers Outdoor well positioned for second half, says Canaccord
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07:36 EDTCSCOCisco unlikely to split-up despite speculation, says UBS
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06:52 EDTCSCOAruba Networks may be displacing Cisco in some verticals, says RBC Capital
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06:14 EDTAAPLSamsung may find difficulty competing with TSMC for Apple chips, DigiTimes says
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06:11 EDTAAPLApple adjusts supply ratio for iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus, DigiTimes reports
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06:09 EDTAAPLApple 12-inch tablet may integrate both Mac OS and iOS, DigiTimes reports
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06:06 EDTAAPLApple reinstated with a Buy at BofA/Merrill
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