Asia markets traded mixed, where Toshiba shares came under pressure from a Nikkei report, while Samsung Group stocks pulled back after initial gains.
A South Korean court dismissed a warrant to arrest Samsung Group head Jay Y. Lee.
South Korea's Kospi index finished flat as investors eye the fate of Samsung chief Jay Y. Lee, following a Wednesday court hearing.
South Korea's election year could herald a new era of relations between the government and chaebols.
The fate of Samsung's leadership could be tied to the corruption scandal involving South Korea's president, the NYT reports.
It will be difficult to find legal ground that connect Samsung to the Choi Soon-sil scandal, says Daniel Yoo at Kiwoom Securities.
A South Korean special prosecutor will seek an arrest warrant for Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee for charges including bribery.
Hank Morris at Argentarius Group talks about the arrest warrant that has been sought for Samsung Group leader, Jay Y. Lee.
South Korea's special prosecutor said on Sunday it will consider the economic impact of whether to arrest Samsung Group leader in connection with an influence-peddling investigation.
Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee left the special prosecutors' office more than 22 hours after arriving for questioning.
Xiaomi was once the darling of the smartphone world. But it has been struggling in the past two years.
Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee appeared at the South Korean special prosecutor's office on Thursday for questioning.
Nearly 70 percent of the world's most innovative companies in 2016 were American, according to a new survey of global executives released on Thursday.
The affordable smartphone space is heating up in India.
Samsung Group leader Jay Y. Lee has been summoned as a suspect in the influence-peddling scandal involving President Park Geun-hye.
Alexa who? Sky is an assistant that Vivint says is more than just another voice-controlled device.
Memory semiconductors, the weaker Korean won and OLED display technology put Samsung ahead, says Mark Newman at Bernstein.
The company's diversification into OLED displays paid off, says Patrick Moorhead at Moor Insights & Strategy.
Daniel Kim at Macquarie Equities Research weighs in on Samsung's higher-than-expected Q4 profit forecast.
Kiwoom Securities' Daniel Yoo says that Samsung's semiconductor division is expected to perform better even though its smartphones were hit by recalls.