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March 1, 2015
18:44 EDTSSNLFSynchrony Financial enables credit card benefits through Samsung Pay
Synchrony Financial (SYF) announced that the benefits and features available on Synchrony Bank-issued private label credit cards will be easily accessed by cardholders through the Samsung Pay (SSNLF) mobile wallet. Joining Samsung for the announcement at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Synchrony Financial is pleased to be a leader in preserving the value proposition of private label credit cards in this secure mobile wallet environment. Leveraging both Magnetic Secure Transmission, MST, and Near Field Communication, NFC, technologies, Samsung Pay is accepted at 90% of retail merchants and allows Synchrony Financial’s partners and customers to access the unique features and benefits that Synchrony Bank private label credit cards offer while using the mobile payment technology they desire. “This fits perfectly into our mobile wallet strategy to build, partner and invest in the latest technologies to benefit our customers and our partners,” said Margaret Keane, President and CEO of Synchrony Financial. “We continue to make our cards valuable to consumers, retailers and merchants and are pleased to expand our capabilities to securely offer private label credit card benefits through this mobile payment solution.”
18:28 EDTAAPLBlackBerry expands cross platform strategy
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16:46 EDTSSNLFVisa to support consumer payments with Samsung Pay
Visa (V) announced it is supporting consumer payments with the new Samsung (SSNLF) Galaxy S6. Eligible consumers in the U.S. will be able to make secure Visa payments with Samsung Pay, Samsung’s new payment service scheduled to launch this summer.
16:42 EDTSSNLFSamsung says wireless charging built into Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge
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16:40 EDTSSNLFAT&T will carry the Samsung Galaxy S 6 and Galaxy S 6 edge
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16:37 EDTSSNLFSamsung Pay will enable MasterCard
Samsung Electronics (SSNLF) has unveiled Samsung Pay, a mobile payment service that will enable MasterCard (MA) cardholders to use their Samsung Galaxy S6 for everyday in-store purchases. The company added, "MasterCard built the foundation for secure digital transactions, so consumers can use their cards when, where and how they want. Samsung Pay delivers a seamless and secure mobile payment experience that will work at both contactless-enabled and most traditional point of sale terminals. For consumers and merchants alike, that means that every purchase made with a MasterCard using a Samsung Galaxy S6 will offer the enhanced security, benefits and guarantees of a digital MasterCard transaction including the latest tokenization technology. Owners of the new device will be able to use their MasterCard credit and debit cards from participating banks directly through Samsung Pay."
16:19 EDTSSNLFSamsung says Samsung Pay will launch on Galaxy S6, Galaxy S6 edge in 2H
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15:36 EDTSSNLFSamsung unveils Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge
Samsung Electronics announced its entirely redefined smartphones, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge. "Creating a new standard for design, craftsmanship and performance, the Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge seamlessly blend premium materials with the most advanced Samsung technology to offer consumers an unmatched mobile experience." “With the all new Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge, Samsung is offering what’s next in mobility, along with a new standard to drive the global mobile agenda,” said JK Shin, CEO and Head of IT & Mobile Communications Division at Samsung Electronics. “By listening to our customers, and learning from both our success and missteps, we continuously push forward new technologies and ideas. With a reimagined design, robust partner network and novel services, the Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge offer users the ultimate experience in smartphone options.” Reference Link
13:38 EDTSSNLFBlackBerry, Samsung bring enterprise services to KNOX and Samsung Galaxy S6
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February 27, 2015
16:06 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 27, 2015
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12:50 EDTAAPLApple CEO says consumers will find many reasons to admire watch, Telegraph says
Apple CEO Tim Cook said that people will buy Apple's Apple Watch for one reason, and then discover that they like it for many reasons, according to The Telegraph. The watch will give users rewards if they hit exercise goals and could be used to replace car keys and security fobs used by many vehicles, the newspaper quoted Cook as saying. Reference Link
09:59 EDTAAPLApple slips below $130, levels to watch
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09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open according to Track Data: AAPL MCD GOOG MNST BAC TSLA NFLX SINA AMZN WYNN
06:48 EDTAAPLApple hiring engineers to work on virtual reality products, 9to5Mac reports
Apple is hiring hardware engineers to work on virtual reality products, according to 9to5Mac, which cites job listings that have appeared this week. According to the ads, Apple is seeking to hire a Senior Display Systems Engineer for "display systems design and development related to VR environments" and a Senior Display Software Engineer to support graphics software engineering efforts for VR environments. Reference Link
06:39 EDTAAPLTexas company sues Apple over additional alleged patent violations, Reuters says
The Texas company that on Tuesday won a $533M patent infringement verdict against Apple (AAPL) is launching another patent lawsuit against the iPhone maker, according to Reuters. Filed Wednesday night, the new lawsuit addresses technology used by Apple devices that were launched after the previous case began, the news service stated. Reference Link
06:32 EDTAAPLCiti sees April 16 launch date for Apple Watch
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05:26 EDTAAPLEricsson files lawsuits against Apple
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February 26, 2015
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 26, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 33c to 27.78. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR C ZNGA MCD RIG NFLX according to Track Data.
12:05 EDTAAPLApple to host event on March 9, Business Insider reports
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11:15 EDTAAPLStocks with call strike movement; AAPL CRM
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11:03 EDTSSNLFSamsung ranks first in 2014 EU patent applications
The European Patent Office reports that Samsung (SSNLF) was ranked first in number of European patent applications for 2014 with 2,541 applications filed. Philips (PHG) took second place with 2,317, Siemens (SIEGY) took third with 2,133, BASF (BASFY) took sixth with 1,530, Qualcomm (QCOM) took seventh with 1,459, Ericsson (ERIC) took ninth with 1,347, and Intel (INTC) took 10th with 1,054 applications filed.
10:24 EDTAAPLApple falls, levels to watch
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10:22 EDTAAPLTesla jumps 2% as Chinese language report fuels speculation
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09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:46 EDTVODBofa European telecom analysts hold analyst/industry conference call
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07:58 EDTSSNLFPrivacy group asks FTC to investigate Samsung TVs, CNet says
The Electronic Privacy Information Center filed a complaint with the Federal Trade Commission Tuesday asking the commission to investigate Samsung over whether its Smart TVs are intercepting voice communications in households, reports CNet, citing the privacy group's filing. Reference Link
07:58 EDTAAPLAvago price target raised to $145 from $120 at Brean Capital
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06:29 EDTSSNLFSamsung Galaxy S6 shipments expected to exceed 50M units, DigiTimes says
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06:28 EDTSSNLFSamsung to freeze 2015 salaries, WSJ says
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February 25, 2015
19:46 EDTSSNLFFacebook's Oculus a significant long term opportunity, says Piper Jaffray
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16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 25, 2015
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15:50 EDTAAPLApple pivots lower, levels to watch
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13:14 EDTAAPLFirm says iPad's market share fell sharply, Business Insider reports
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10:01 EDTAAPL, SSNLFIDC reports Samsung retains 22% smartphone marketshare in India
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09:48 EDTAAPLIDC reports 96.3% smartphone marketshare for iPhone, Android
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09:36 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
Active equity options trading on open according to Track Data: AAPL HPQ PBR FSLR MRVL TSLA LVS ABX TWTR MGM
09:25 EDTAAPLCisco, Apple among U.S. names cut from China state buying list, Reuters says
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09:01 EDTAAPLMorgan Stanley says Apple Pay available for Wealth Management clients
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07:27 EDTAAPLApple reportedly creating streaming music service, may relaunch iTunes, BI says
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07:13 EDTAAPLApple price target raised to $150 from $130 at Stifel
Stifel increased its price target on Apple as the firm thinks the company "has more than enough capacity" to increase its dividend to $2.30-$2.40 per share. The firm indicates that it believes that Apple can reduce its tax rate. Stifel keeps a Buy rating on the stock.
06:22 EDTAAPLJury orders Apple to pay $533M for patent violations, Reuters reports
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06:01 EDTAAPL, SSNLFGlobal tablet shipments forecast at 221.4M units in 2015, DigiTimes says
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February 24, 2015
16:06 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 24, 2015
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14:35 EDTAAPLMicron retreats amid pricing, Apple worries but analysts defend shares
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12:15 EDTAAPLMicron sell-off 'totally unwarranted,' says Summit Research
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11:29 EDTAAPLApple could thrive in auto sector, Morgan Stanley says
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10:43 EDTSSNLF, AAPLMicron drop on Apple speculation presents buying opportunity, says Stifel
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10:14 EDTSSNLF, AAPLSamsung reportedly reaches deal with LG, Apple to supply DRAM, Korea Times says
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10:00 EDTVODOn The Fly: Analyst Downgrade Summary
Today's noteworthy downgrades include: AMC Networks (AMCX) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Macquarie... American Airlines (AAL) downgraded to Market Perform at Cowen... Armstrong World (AWI) downgraded to Hold from Buy at KeyBanc... Basic Energy (BAS) downgraded to Outperform from Strong Buy at Raymond James... CSC (CSC) downgraded at Stifel... Chevron (CVX) downgraded to Perform from Outperform at Oppenheimer... Choice Hotels (CHH) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... Eni SpA (E) downgraded to Underperform from Hold at Jefferies... Fifth Street Asset (FSAM) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse... HSBC (HSBC) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS... Home Loan Servicing (HLSS) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at Piper Jaffray... Huntington Ingalls (HII) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... International Paper (IP) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Kayne Anderson (KED) downgraded at Stifel... Landstar System (LSTR) downgraded to Hold from Buy at Deutsche Bank... Multi-Color (LABL) downgraded to Neutral from Long-Term Buy at Hilliard Lyons... Newmont Mining (NEM) downgraded to Neutral from Overweight at HSBC... ONEOK Partners (OKS) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan... ONEOK (OKE) downgraded to Underweight from Neutral at JPMorgan... Olympic Steel (ZEUS) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at Credit Suisse... Polypore (PPO) downgraded to Market Perform from Outperform at William Blair... Rosetta Resources (ROSE) downgraded to Equal Weight from Overweight at Stephens... Salix (SLXP) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at UBS... Sprint (S) downgraded to Sell from Neutral at BTIG... St. Jude Medical (STJ) downgraded to Underperform from Outperform at Credit Suisse... Timmins Gold (TGD) downgraded on lack of near-term production catalysts at RBC Capital... Transocean Partners (RIGP) downgraded to Underweight from Equal Weight at Barclays... Vodafone (VOD) downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill... Williams Partners (WPZ) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... Williams (WMB) downgraded to Neutral from Buy at Citigroup... Worthington (WOR) downgraded to Neutral from Outperform at Credit Suisse... Zillow Group (Z) downgraded at Macquarie.
09:35 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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08:39 EDTAAPLApple near-term capital return could be less than expected, says UBS
UBS said they believe Apple could take a near-term breather on capital returns due to potential U.S. tax reform, increased dependence on debt issuance for stock buyback funding, and the potential for its board to wait for more clarity on repatriation. UBS reiterated its Buy rating and $150 price target on Apple shares.
06:49 EDTVODVodafone downgraded to Underperform from Neutral at BofA/Merrill
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06:39 EDTAAPLVisa Europe announces 'tokenisation service'
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06:29 EDTAAPLApple hiring chip, battery experts from Samsung, Korea Times reports
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06:27 EDTAAPLApple said to buy music plug-in and effect makker Camel Audio, MacRumors says
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06:06 EDTAAPLApple's market cap hits nearly $775B, CNBC reports
Apple's (AAPL) market cap has reached nearly $775B after the stock closed at a record on Monday, up over 2.7% to $133, CNBC reports. Exxon Mobil (XOM) has a market cap of about $377B. Reference Link
05:59 EDTAAPLStocks with implied volatility movement; BBRY AAPL
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February 23, 2015
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 23, 2015
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15:17 EDTAAPLAOL iTunes login pact with Apple ending soon, AppleInsider says
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12:28 EDTAAPLGoogle reaches deal with wireless carriers, acquires Softcard tech, Re/code says
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12:21 EDTAAPLOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
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12:12 EDTSSNLF, AAPLReport: Apple may be targeting next-gen experts from Samsung, Apple Insider says
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10:11 EDTAAPLApple breakout continues, levels to watch
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09:39 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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09:04 EDTAAPLApple volatility flat as shares near record
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08:57 EDTSSNLFT-Mobile releases teaser image of Samsung Galaxy S6, The Verge says
T-Mobile (TMUS) CEO John Legere released a teaser image of Samsung's (SSNLF) upcoming Galaxy S6 smartphone and also confirmed the carrier will offer the S6, reports The Verge, citing tweets and a T-Mobile website. The teaser image suggest a metal backing and curved screen edges on both sides of the phone. An official reveal is expected March 1. Reference Link
07:29 EDTAAPLJapan Display asking Apple to finance new smartphone screen plant, Reuters says
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07:00 EDTSSNLFUnconfirmed price leak shows Samsung SUHD TVs starting at $2,499, CNet says
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06:21 EDTAAPLFacebook's shuttle drivers approve new union contract, WSJ reports
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06:04 EDTAAPLApple to publicly beta test iOS update, Re/code says
Apple plans to allow consumers to test the next update for its iOS mobile operating system, reports Re/code. The beta test will be available mid-March through the company's Apple Seed program. Reference Link
05:29 EDTAAPLApple to invest EUR 1.6B in new European data centers
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05:27 EDTAAPLApple to invest EUR 1.6B in new European data centers
February 22, 2015
17:11 EDTAAPLApple could reach $160 in a year, Barron's says
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15:11 EDTAAPLApple increases capabilities in industrial lithium-ion batteries, Reuters says
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February 20, 2015
16:48 EDTAAPLDow, S&P 500 finish week at record highs after Greek deal reached
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16:03 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 20, 2015
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11:02 EDTAAPLApple electric car could be 'iPhone of the Future,' says Cantor
Cantor Fitzgerald analyst Brian White says he believes an electric car from Apple has the potential to be the "iPhone of the Future." White, in a note to investors today, added that he doubts Apple's reach will stop there. He believes the personal robot category offers "great potential over the next decade and fits well with Apple's skill set." White thinks the reports of an electric car show innovation at the tech giant continues. He keeps a Buy rating Apple shares with a $160 price target. The stock is up 30c it morning trading to $128.71.
11:00 EDTAAPLApple electric car could be 'iPhone of the Future,' sys Cantor
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09:38 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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06:41 EDTAAPLApple pushing for 2020 production of its electric car, Bloomberg says
Apple (AAPL) is pushing to begin production of its electric vehicle as soon as 2020, reports Bloomberg, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Bloomberg notes that the move could put Apple into direct competition with Tesla (TSLA) and General Motors (GM), both of which are targeting a 2017 release for next-generation electric vehicles. Apple may still cancel the project if it becomes unhappy with progress, the sources said, though its vehicle team is already 200-people strong. Reference Link
06:20 EDTAAPLApple price target raised to $145 on increasingly bullish outlook at Goldman
Goldman raised Buy rated Apple's price target to $145 from $130 based on increased confidence in platform momentum, sustained iPhone growth, and the potential for the Apple Watch. The firm believes risk/reward is more balanced following the recent 20% upside move but sees further upside given the aforementioned factors and the near-term catalysts from the April watch launch, updates on capital allocation, and a likely March quarter beat.
February 19, 2015
16:01 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 19, 2015
iPath S&P 500 VIX Short-Term Futures down 70c to 30.11. Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR AMAT PBR KO FB AXP NFLX according to Track Data.
12:58 EDTAAPLRecent Apple hires have backgrounds in automotive hardware, 9to5Mac says
Many of the automotive experts poached by Apple (AAPL) come from automotive hardware backgrounds, strongly hinting at development beyond automotive software, reports 9to5Mac, citing sources close to the company. The new hires have backgrounds in motor and gearbox design, safety components, transmissions, power trains, drive trains, electric vehicle batteries, hybrid vehicles, interior vehicle components, and other areas. Reference Link
11:51 EDTAAPLCiti, RBC lay out reasons to be bullish on Apple
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09:51 EDTSSNLFSamsung sees LoopPay tech built into smartphone hardware, TechCrunch says
Samsung will work to incorporate its recently-acquired LoopPay mobile payment technology directly into smartphone hardware, reports TechCrunch, citing statements by EVP and head of Samsung Mobile Injong Rhee. Rhee added that LoopPay is "compelling because of its coverage," as its technology allows it to work with roughly 90% of existing card payment terminals in U.S. stores. Samsung Innovation Center EVP David Eun noted the company will release new products incorporating the technology "in the near future" and hinted at the possibility of features like loyalty programs. Reference Link
09:35 EDTAAPLOption volume leaders
Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR MCD WMT PBR SPWR WFM GILD FB SCTY according to Track Data.
08:50 EDTAAPLApple could return $150B-$200B to shareholders, says RBC Capital
RBC Capital believes that Apple could return $150B-$200B to its shareholders over the next three years. The firm expects the company to return 100% of its annual free cash flow to shareholders. It raised its price target on the name to $140 from $130 and keeps an Outperform rating on the stock.
08:21 EDTAAPLApple Pay faces resistance from China, MarketWatch says
Apple (AAPL) is attempting to launch Apple Pay in China, but a People's Bank of China official stated the company has not acknowledged regulators and "it's unclear whether the product meets the government’s requirements,” while talks with state-owned card payment operator UnionPay "have stalled" according to sources close to the companies, reports MarketWatch. Alibaba (BABA) currently operates the similar Alipay service and an Alibaba employee stated the two companies "have stayed in contact and are preparing for several projects," but because all payments go through UnionPay, Apple's entry into the market is ultimately controlled by the state-owned firm. The Chinese government has raised numerous concerns regarding Apple Pay, and is demanding the company open a mainland China data center to house customer information. Reference Link
08:15 EDTAAPLWarner Bros. exec says not in talks with Apple on streaming, Re/code reports
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06:39 EDTAAPLA123 Systems sues Apple for poaching employees, WSJ reports
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06:22 EDTAAPLCiti lists five reasons for why Apple shares are going higher
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February 18, 2015
16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 18, 2015
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15:43 EDTSSNLFSamsung to acquire digitial wallet start-up LoopPay
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09:37 EDTAAPLOption volume leaders on open
Option volume leaders: AAPL TSLA TWTR CELG APO NFLX AXP APA LNKD C GILD according to Track Data.
09:09 EDTSSNLFLionsgate and Samsung launch exclusive virtual reality experience
Lionsgate (LGF) and Samsung (SSNLF) have teamed up to create the exclusive virtual reality experience "Insurgent- Shatter Reality". The four-minute visual work of art is a fully-immersive, 360-degree narrative experience set in the world of the upcoming feature film The Divergent Series: Insurgent.
08:21 EDTVODBofa European telecom equipment analysts hold analyst/industry conference call
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07:59 EDTAAPLBlackBerry files copyright lawsuit against Typo Products, AP says
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06:52 EDTAAPLApple could bringing Touch ID to Mac, 9to5Mac says
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06:45 EDTAAPLApple Watch launching without health monitoring functions, WSJ says
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06:20 EDTSSNLF, AAPLApple awarded patent for wireless head-mounted display, Financial Times reports
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February 17, 2015
18:06 EDTVODPaulson & Co gives quarterly update on stakes
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17:02 EDTAAPLSoros Fund Management gives quarterly update on stakes
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16:22 EDTAAPLOn The Fly: Closing Wrap
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16:00 EDTAAPLOptions Update; February 17, 2015
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13:18 EDTAAPLOmega Advisors gives quarterly update on stakes
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12:50 EDTAAPLOn The Fly: Midday Wrap
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10:31 EDTAAPLApple rises as analysts applaud reported auto ambitions
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09:54 EDTSSNLFIDC says Xiaomi outpaced Samsung for 2014 Chinese smartphone sales
Research firm IDC reports that Xiaomi achieved a 12.5% market share in China for 2014, while Samsung took second place with 12.1%. Chinese Q4 sales for Samsung fell to fifth place among smartphone makers, at 7.9% market share, down from 18.8% in 4Q13. IDC expects roughly 10% YoY growth for the 2015 smartphone market in China.
09:40 EDTAAPLActive equity options trading on open
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07:32 EDTAAPLApple asking suppliers to make 5M-6M Apple Watches in Q1, WSJ says
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07:28 EDTAAPLApple design chief working on store redesign ahead of Watch, New Yorker says
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07:22 EDTAAPLMitsubishi UFJ to hold a tour
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07:15 EDTAAPLApple foray into autos would be logical, says Barclays
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07:08 EDTAAPLAuto market could be meaningful for Apple, says Cantor
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06:48 EDTSSNLFSamsung to use $56B for growth, M&A aquisitions, Reuters says
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05:53 EDTSSNLFSamsung to adopt 20nm process for 50% of 2015 DRAM output, DigiTimes says
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February 16, 2015
19:13 EDTVODLiberty Global may become takeover target, NY Times says
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