Nothing is permanent in technology and fates of corporate can swing like a yo-yo. Intel Corporation (NASDAQ:INTC) is not immune to the ever changing nature of technology and the winners and losers that come out of that change. With the decline of the PC business, Intel needs to find a foothold in any of the newer technology-driven industries that use chips or processors: whether it’s smartphones, Read more [...]
How many social media networks does the world need? Perhaps the right answer is: ‘nobody knows.’ So, everybody is trying to be the essential social network that every online user must use. Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) is playing this Game of Thrones in a steady manner but does it have enough of a swashbuckling spirit that will see it challenge the current occupant of the throne, Facebook?
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Unlike consumer technology such as smartphones, the networking infrastructure that enables the Internet to exist and function changes more slowly. So, networking leaders such as Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) are assured of profits for years to come by virtue of their historical advantage of being the leaders in their domain.
But technology is changing even in how internet routers and switches Read more [...]
Investors in Tesla Motors Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) may be having a few anxious moments as the company comes face to face with a bit of negative news. A test car developing a few minor technical problems is not exactly earth-shattering news but anything to do with Tesla gets outsize attention. That’s the flip side of the high-profile the company and its founder Elon Musk enjoy.
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Hot Consumer Goods Stock in News: McDonald’s (MCD), Nestle India Ltd. (NESTLEIND), Fraser & Neave (F99)
Fraser & Neave’s profit increases, but McDonald’s worldwide sales fall. Meanwhile, a leading finance company in India stated Nestle India Ltd. (NESTLEIND) posted its highest gross margin decline in at least 16 quarters.
Fraser & Neave, Ltd. (SGX:F99) Sold More Beer, Profit Rises 25%
Fraser & Neave, Ltd. (SGX:F99) reported a 25 percent increase in its third quarter profit. It posted Read more [...]
Health Stock Movers: Tekmira (TKMR), OncoGenex (OGXI), IGI Laboratories (IG), Kindred (KND), Thoratec (THOR)
Tekmira Pharmaceuticals (NASDAQ:TKMR) stock gained about 16 percent during premarket hours on Thursday. This increase came after the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) changed its full clinical hold on the company’s TKM-Ebola Investigational New Drug Application (IND) to a partial clinical hold. This means individuals affected with the Ebola virus can now potentially access the drug TKM-Ebola. In previous Read more [...]