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May 4, 2012
14:32 EDTMSFT, BKS, FB, YHOOStocks poised for lower week on U.S. economy, French election worries
Stocks are set to end the week lower, after the government reported that the U.S. economy had created fewer jobs than expected in April, and investors worried about the fallout from Sunday's French presidential election. MACRO NEWS: The U.S. economy added 115,000 non-farm jobs in April, significantly lower than the consensus estimate of 165,000. However, the unemployment rate dropped to 8.1% from 8.2%. Some investors worried that the jobs data was weak, but not weak enough for the Federal Reserve to embark on a new round of quantitative easing....This Sunday's election in France is also on the minds of investors, as concerns continue that socialist Francois Hollande, narrowly ahead in the polls, could win the contest and force changes in the euro zone's economic policies...Yesterday's weaker than expected ISM non-manufacturing index for April also weighed on stocks. COMPANY NEWS: Microsoft (MSFT) agreed to invest $300M in Barnes & Noble's (BKS) Nook and college bookstore business...Yahoo's (YHOO) largest investor, Third Point, called for the company's CEO, Scott Thompson, to be fired, after Yahoo admitted that the college major listed on Thompson's resume was inaccurate....Facebook (FB) disclosed that it plans to sell 337.4M shares in its upcoming IPO, and set a $28--$35 price range for the shares.
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18:16 EDTMSFTGoogle, GE, Airbus lead in sheer number of meetings with EU officials
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15:27 EDTBKSBarnes & Noble July 26 straddle priced for 7.8% movement into Q4
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14:46 EDTFBHBO deal an early sign of Facebook original content plans, says Brean Capital
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14:13 EDTFBApple blocks use of app data to target ads, The Information reports
Apple (AAPL) is "quietly moving" to block companies from accessing data from other, unrelated apps, a practice which was used to target ads, says The Information. The report notes that Facebook (FB) and Twitter (TWTR) often analyze information from other apps on a user's phone in order to better target ads. Reference Link
14:03 EDTBKSBarnes & Noble July volatility elevated into Q4 and outlook
Barnes & Noble July call option implied volatility is at 40, August is at 35, October is at 36; compared to its 52-range-week of 29 to 54, suggesting non-directional price movement into the expected release of Q4 results on June 25.
12:27 EDTFBHBO to offer free episodes of 'Ballers', 'The Brink' on Facebook, Variety says
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12:06 EDTYHOOYahoo CEO says focused on search, communications, digital content
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12:01 EDTYHOOYahoo's Mayer says committed to success of Alibaba stake spin-off
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11:59 EDTYHOOYahoo CEO says 'incredibly pleased' with stock performance under current team
11:57 EDTYHOOYahoo CEO says mobile monthly active users up 20% year over year
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11:48 EDTYHOOYahoo CEO says Katie Couric signed multi-year contract renewal
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11:36 EDTYHOOYahoo CEO says Mozilla search pact a 'profitable' deal
Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is speaking during the company's annual meeting of shareholders.
11:20 EDTYHOOYahoo volatility at low end of 52-week range into shareholder meeting
Yahoo June weekly call option implied volatility is at 22, July is at 22, August is at 29, October is at 28; compared to its 52-week range 20 of 59, suggesting decreasing price movement into today’s shareholder meeting.
11:16 EDTFBOptions with increasing implied volatility
Options with increasing implied volatility: WMB AMZN CMG BIIB VMW QLIK ISRG FB UA FFIV
10:36 EDTMSFTElectronic Arts advances after analysts positive on E3 showing
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09:39 EDTFBCLSA media analysts hold an analyst/industry conference call
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09:35 EDTMSFT, FBActive equity options trading on open
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07:52 EDTFBFacebook offers South African Cell C users free internet access, Bloomberg says
Facebook will give customers of Cell C access to its free application Internet.org in South Africa, Bloomberg reports, citing an interview with Markku Makelainen, Facebook’s director of global operator partnerships. The service will let Cell C users see Facebook and roughly 30 other websites offering information about healthcare and jobs without being charged for data, the report says. Reference Link
06:07 EDTMSFTJefferies says PC market to stay 'lower for longer'
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06:00 EDTFBGoogle held 29 high-level meetings in Brussels in 6 months, Financial Times says
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