Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) reportedly used its annual conference to keep coders and designers from switching to Android. The Cupertino-based company introduced a new programming language for faster app creation, tools to make programs work better together and improved ways to help customers find apps to download.
Keeping its apps ecosystem healthy is crucial for Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) as these help drive Read more [...]
Uber Inc. has a new and increased valuation, while Hertz Global Holdings Inc. (NYSE:HTZ) announced it will review its financial results for the past 3 years. Meanwhile, legislators in California are determined to have Tesla Motors (NASDAQ:TSLA) build its new battery plant in the state.
Tesla Motors’ (NASDAQ:TSLA) ‘Gigafactory’ in California
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Hot Healthcare Stocks in News: Allergan (NYSE:AGN), Pfizer (NYSE:PFE)–AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN), Quintiles (NYSE:Q)
Pfizer Inc. (NYSE:PFE) sent documentation for its proposed takeover of AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) on Monday, May 12, to two UK parliamentary committees, according to a report by Nasdaq.com. Ian Read, the American multinational pharmaceutical corporation’s chief executive, along with Pascal Soriot of AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN), will appear before the committees on May 13 and 14.
AstraZeneca (NYSE:AZN) rejected Read more [...]
Recent Insider Trading Roundup: Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO), Facebook (NASDAQ:FB), Microsoft (NASDAQ:MFST), Groupon (NASDAQ:GRPN)
Facebook (NASDAQ:FB) is the most actively traded stock in terms of volume at the NASDAQ as of after-market hours on May 8. More than 60 million stocks of the social media giant exchanged hands, which led to the stock declining 1.10 percent at $56.76 at the end of Thursday’s trading hours.
A recent slew of insider trading may have affected the stock’s performance. Christopher Cox, Facebook (NASDAQ:FB)’s Read more [...]
New Tech Stock Ratings: Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL), Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX), Twitter (NYSE:TWTR), Yelp (NYSE:YELP)
A number of tech stocks received new ratings from analysts. Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) and Twitter (NYSE:TWTR) received upgraded ratings, while Yelp (NYSE:YELP) received mixed ratings from different analysts. Meanwhile, Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) received a boost in price target.
Apple (NASDAQ:APPL) received a boost in price target from Canaccord Genuity Group Inc. (TSE:CF), a banking and financial services Read more [...]
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) Updates: $12 M U.S. Bond Sale; New Hires from Burberry (LON:BRBY), NV Energy (NYSE:NVE)
Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) has sold $12 million worth of U.S. bonds to fund its repurchase program, as it welcomes two new hires, a former Burberry (LON:BRBY) executive and another from the energy sector.
On Tuesday, April 29, the company roused excitement among investors through its seven-part bond offering. Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) sold fixed-rate bonds maturing in 3, 5, 7, 10 and 30 years. The iPhone maker Read more [...]