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January 23, 2014
07:26 EDTSNE, ILMNSony, Illumina announce genome information platform joint venture
Sony Corporation (SNE) announced that Sony, M3, Inc. and Illumina (ILMN) have agreed to form a collaboration to launch a "genome information platform" in Japan. Sony and M3 will establish a new company with Illumina as a minority investor, by the end of February. The new company's "genome information platform" business will provide a genome analysis service for research institutions and enterprises in Japan. It will also aggregate genome data with related information such as medical data to support research in areas where genome data is applied. Going forward, the scope of its business is expected to extend beyond medical research, to provide a service platform that supports the use of genetic data and medical information for personalized medicine and healthcare services for individual patients.
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July 24, 2014
07:18 EDTILMNIllumina price target raised to $195 from $180 at Leerink
Leerink raised its price target for Illumina shares to $195 citing continued instrument momentum following the company's Q2 results. The firm keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
July 23, 2014
16:23 EDTILMNIllumina raises FY14 EPS view to $2.26-$2.28 from $2.10-$2.15, consensus $2.17
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16:19 EDTILMNIllumina reports Q2 EPS 57c, consensus 51c
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15:30 EDTILMNNotable companies reporting after market close
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10:20 EDTSNESony investing to increase stacked CMOS image sensor production
Sony (SNE) announced earlier that it plans to invest in Nagasaki TEC and Kumamoto TEC from the second half of FY14 through the first half of FY15 to increase its production capacity for stacked CMOS image sensors. This investment is primarily intended to reinforce Nagasaki TEC's layering process production capabilities, as well as Kumamoto TEC's mastering process facilities. The current investment is expected to enable Sony to complete subsequent stages of production, including the layering process, at Nagasaki TEC on semiconductor chips that have undergone the mastering process at Yamagata TEC, providing Sony with a fully integrated production system for stacked CMOS image sensors. This investment forms part of Sony's mid - to long-term plan to increase its total production capacity for image sensors to approximately 75K wafers per month and is expected to increase the current capacity of approximately 60K wafers per month to approximately 68K wafers per month in August 2015. Sony intends to bolster its manufacturing capacity for stacked CMOS image sensors, and further strengthen its integrated supply operations, and to thereby reinforce its leading market position. The total investment amount is expected to be approximately Y35B to be carried out in FY14 and in FY15. Of this, the amount to be invested in FY14, or approximately Y9B, was included in the forecast of capital expenditure for semiconductors in the current fiscal year of approximately Y65B announced on May 14. Note that OmniVision Technologies (OVTI) designs, develops and markets integrated and semiconductor image-sensor devices.
July 22, 2014
16:04 EDTSNESkullcandy names David Raffone as Chief Sales and Revenue Officer
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06:17 EDTSNEGlobal notebook shipments to increase 4.3% in Q3, DigiTimes Research says
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July 21, 2014
06:32 EDTILMNIllumina's NGS selected by Berry Genomics
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06:23 EDTSNEUpscale Sony Walkman enjoying a comeback in Japan, WSJ reports
Sony's new $700 Walkman, which is aimed at premium buyers, is enjoying a small comeback, the Wall Street Journal reports. The company says the ZX1, which houses 128 gigabytes of storage, is selling well in Japan. Reference Link
July 18, 2014
07:22 EDTSNETotal June video game sales up 24%, spending on games down 3%, VentureBeat says
Sales of physical video game products, including consoles, games and accessories, rose 24% from the same month of last year to $736.4M in the U.S. in June, reported VentureBeat, citing NPD Group data. Spending on games slid 3% year-over-year to $286.8M, the report noted, with NPD stating that sales of launch titles this June "did not compare favorably" to those launched in 2013. The report also noted that PS4 again outsold Xbox One in the month. Publicly traded companies in the video game space include Activision Blizzard (ATVI), Electronic Arts (EA), GameStop (GME), Take-Two (TTWO), Sony (SNE) and Microsoft (MSFT). Reference Link
06:06 EDTSNEXbox Live, PlayStation Network users report connectivity issues, Re/code says
Xbox Live (MSFT) and PlayStation Network (SNE) users yesterday reported problems with connecting to their online services, Re/code reports. The connectivity issues could be connected to the start of a beta period for the upcoming Bungie-Activision (ATVI) game Destiny, the publication says. Reference Link
06:06 EDTSNESony confirms PlayStation4 is top selling next-gen consol in June for U.S.
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July 17, 2014
10:00 EDTILMNOn The Fly: Analyst Initiation Summary
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06:20 EDTILMNIllumina initiated with a Buy at Citigroup
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July 16, 2014
06:31 EDTILMNIllumina acquires Myraqa
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06:14 EDTSNEABI Research: More than 2B smartphones to ship in 2018, DigiTimes says
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July 15, 2014
06:30 EDTSNEDOJ investigating music publishing, possible price coordination, WSJ reports
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06:11 EDTSNESamsung, HiSilicon to sell more handset solutions to vendors, DigiTimes says
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July 14, 2014
06:42 EDTSNE'Dawn of the Planet of the Apes' leads box office with $73M opening, WSJ says
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06:10 EDTSNETaiwan touch panel makers see more orders from handset vendors, DigiTimes says
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