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BlackBerry Posts Promising Q4 Results After BB10 Launch: EPS Of $0.22, Revenue Of $2.7B, ~1M Z10s Shipped

Amazon giving away 'tens of millions of dollars' in virtual money with launch of Amazon Coins

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July 9-10, 2013 San Francisco, CA Early Bird Tickets on Sale Amazon launched its first digital currency today with a giveaway: 500 free Amazon Coins for every Kindle Fire customer. The coins, which are worth $5, can be used to buy games, app, and in-app purchases. Kindle Fire customers...
Amazon giving away 'tens of millions of dollars' in virtual money with launch of Amazon Coins
CHART: GOOGLE SHARES ARE PLUNGING
Amazon.com maintains solid rep as 16-year-old startup, increasing revenue and decreasing profit yet again

Apple More Than Doubles Capital Return Program to $100 Billion

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Alongside today's earnings release, Apple also announced a major increase in its capital return program, boosting the previous $55 billion program to $100 program. Alongside a modest 15% increase in dividend payments, Apple is making a significant increase in its stock buyback initiative, taking advantage of the company's depressed stock...
Apple More Than Doubles Capital Return Program to $100 Billion

Zynga Sees Limits To Growth: Sales Flatten As Marketing Costs Double (ZNGA)

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Zynga—the company behind Zynga Poker, FarmVille and Words With Friends—has been working hard to sustain its revenues as it enters a period in which the company expects slower sequential growth. So hard, in fact, that it doubled its Q4 2011 promotional budget sequentially from Q3, a period in which...
Zynga Sees Limits To Growth: Sales Flatten As Marketing Costs Double (ZNGA)

The truth about Google's horrible, no good, very bad day

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The premature release of disappointing earnings wasn't the only slip-up made by the search giant. FORTUNE -- Did you hear about Google's premature announcement? No, not the mid-morning earnings release, hours ahead of schedule, which sent Google shares plummeting 9% before trading had to be halted on the Nasdaq. On...
The truth about Google's horrible, no good, very bad day

LIVE: IBM Announces Earnings

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Minutes away from IBM's Q3 earnings release, which will be delivered after the closing bell at 4:08 PM ET. A survey of analysts polled by Bloomberg revealed consensus earnings expectations of $3.61 per share in the third quarter. IBM is also expected to post revenues of $25.36 billion in Q3....
LIVE: IBM Announces Earnings

THE APPLE INVESTOR: Analysts Think There's A High Chance Apple Could Miss Expectations (AAPL)

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The Apple Investor is a daily report from SAI. Sign up here to receive it by email. AAPL Off As Markets Dive  Stocks are off in early trading as global fears rock the markets again. Shares of AAPL are off on worry that the company will miss analyst expectations when...
THE APPLE INVESTOR: Analysts Think There's A High Chance Apple Could Miss Expectations (AAPL)

The DSL death march continues….

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The slow death march of DSL continues, especially at two of the largest phone companies in America. Last week, Verizon reported a loss of about 89,000 DSL connections and a boom in demand for its faster fiber optic service, FiOS, which added about 193,000 new subscribers. We are seeing similar trends...
The DSL death march continues….

Aol tells a better earnings story for Q2

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When the lead bullet point on an earnings release brags about having the lowest revenue decline in seven years, that’s both a sign of progress — and a sigh. All the effort by Chairman and CEO Tim Armstrong, all the reorgs, the executive revolving door, the Huffington Post acquisition, etc....
Aol tells a better earnings story for Q2
Go Apple or go home? T-Mobile continues to flounder without the iPhone
Apple reports 'best quarter ever' for US education institution Mac sales

Microsoft Earnings Come in on Target

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Microsoft has a lot riding on the success of its new Windows 8 operating system and Surface tablet, so the company’s financials for the second-quarter — the first period to reflect the October launch of those products — are the first real indicator of how its so-called “re-imagining of Windows...
Microsoft Earnings Come in on Target
Amazon's Kindle smartphone is coming! And it's 3-D! And we've heard this before! But this time it's true!

ZTE Is Betting On China's Nascent 4G Network To Bolster Its Flagging Profitability

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ZTE is honing in on increased investment in 4G networks by China’s major telecom operators as it struggles to catch up with domestic rival Huawei Technologies, reports Reuters. ZTE and Huawei are expected to compete for most 4G network contracts with China’s three major carriers (China Mobile, China Unicom, and...
ZTE Is Betting On China's Nascent 4G Network To Bolster Its Flagging Profitability

iPhone 5 Represented 21% of Verizon's 3.1 Million iPhone Activations in 3Q 2012

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Verizon today became the first major U.S. iPhone carrier to report earnings for the third quarter of 2012, giving some insight into iPhone sales one week before Apple reports its numbers. In a conference call following the earnings release, Verizon revealed that it activated 3.1 million iPhones during the quarter,...
iPhone 5 Represented 21% of Verizon's 3.1 Million iPhone Activations in 3Q 2012

Google Earnings Coming Today -- And Lately That's Been Bad News For The Company's Stock

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Despite an average EPS Beat Rate of 79% and an average Revenue Beat Rate of 82%, Google (GOOG) historically dropped precipitously more than 75% of the time in the week (seven calendar days) following its earnings reports over the last four quarters, losing an average of 5.38%. This is a...
Google Earnings Coming Today -- And Lately That's Been Bad News For The Company's Stock

Apple Preps Bond Sale for Stock Buyback Initiative

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Ahead of last week's earnings release, Apple announced that it would more than double its capital return program from $45 billion to $100 billion, with a 15 percent increase in dividend payments and a massive stock buyback initiative. To facilitate the expanded capital return program, which will amount to a...
Apple Preps Bond Sale for Stock Buyback Initiative

LinkedIn reports Q2 earnings: Revenues of $228 million, earnings per share of $0.16

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Today LinkedIn reported its second quarter financial performance, which included revenues of $228 million, and earnings per share of $0.16. Analysts had expected revenues of $216 million, and earnings per share of $0.16. Essentially, LinkedIn outperformed on its top line, and met expectations on its bottom. Year over year, its...
LinkedIn reports Q2 earnings: Revenues of $228 million, earnings per share of $0.16

Barnes & Noble expects deeper loss in Nook business

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Barnes & Noble, struggling to gain traction against Amazon’s Kindle, expects its Nook business to go deeper into the red. The company delivered the news to investors overnight, saying that the loss in the Nook segment will be greater for its current fiscal year (ending in April) than the $262...
Barnes & Noble expects deeper loss in Nook business

Yahoo Q1 Beats Analysts With Earnings Per Share Of 38 Cents, (Ex-TAC) Revenue Flat At $1.07B

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Yahoo just released its earnings report for the first quarter of 2013, with better-than-expected (non-GAAP) earnings per share of 38 cents. Revenue (excluding traffic acquisition costs) was flat compared to last year, at $1.07 billion. Analysts has predicted that the company would report revenue of $1.1 billion and 24 cents...
Yahoo Q1 Beats Analysts With Earnings Per Share Of 38 Cents, (Ex-TAC) Revenue Flat At $1.07B

Apple's iOS 6.1 Brings Siri-Enabled Movie Ticket Purchases, iTunes Match Update

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iOS 6.1 is finally out of beta. After months of testing, Apple released the latest update to its iOS mobile operating system Monday morning. 6.1, which is currently available for over-the-air download via the Software Update option on Apple’s iOS devices, contains a number of bug fixes and some...
Apple's iOS 6.1 Brings Siri-Enabled Movie Ticket Purchases, iTunes Match Update

What a Successful Facebook Mobile Strategy May Look Like

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Even Mark Zuckerberg concedes that the biggest challenge on Facebook's plate is developing a viable mobile strategy. The question is: How? In recent announcements, the company has shown that it's thinking hard about the answer. Here are some things Facebook's mobile engineers should consider. The problem is devilish: Moving Facebook to smartphones...
What a Successful Facebook Mobile Strategy May Look Like

Zynga Falls Short Of Analyst Estimates For Q2: $332 In Revenue, Bookings Decline From Last Quarter

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Zynga didn’t meet analysts’ already-low estimates in its just-released earnings release for the second quarter of its fiscal year, in which it showed revenue of $332 million and lost 3 cents per share. Analysts had predicted the company would earn 5 cents per share on revenue of $344 million. Bookings,...
Zynga Falls Short Of Analyst Estimates For Q2: $332 In Revenue, Bookings Decline From Last Quarter

Tim Marches On: AOL Turns in Solid Q4 Earnings, With First Year-Over-Year Growth in Eight Years

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AOL said it earned 41 cents a share, or $35.7 million in net income, in the fourth quarter, which was right on target with what Wall Street analysts had expected. That was a significant rise from last year, when the New York-based Internet portal earned 23 cents, or $22.8...
Tim Marches On: AOL Turns in Solid Q4 Earnings, With First Year-Over-Year Growth in Eight Years

Zillow Q4 Beats Analysts With $34.3M Revenue, Mobile Visits Topped 50% Of Dec. Total

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Real estate site Zillow came in ahead of analyst estimates in its just-released fourth quarter earnings report, with $34.3 million in revenue and net income of $0.5 million. The revenue number is a record for the company, and it’s also up 73 percent year-over-year. Of the total, $26.8 million came from...
Zillow Q4 Beats Analysts With $34.3M Revenue, Mobile Visits Topped 50% Of Dec. Total

Google's Stock Takes A Dive After Mid-Day Earnings Release, Trading Halted

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Google just released it’s Q3 2012 earnings report far ahead of schedule. It’s not clear if Google accidentally filed the report early (which currently still has some editorial comments in it) or if this was on purpose, but a mid-day earnings release like this is very unusual. One thing that is...
Google's Stock Takes A Dive After Mid-Day Earnings Release, Trading Halted

Apple to Announce 1Q 2013 Earnings on January 23

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Apple today updated its investor relations page to note that it will announce its earnings for the first fiscal quarter (fourth calendar quarter) of 2013 on Wednesday, January 23. The earnings release typically occurs just after 4:30 PM Eastern Time following the close of regular stock trading, and the conference...
Apple to Announce 1Q 2013 Earnings on January 23
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