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The Fast Money traders weigh in on a Chinese iPhone; unusual activity in Apple options, and stocks set to pop today. Also, Dan Dicker, MercBloc breaks down the numbers in oil's overnight rally.
The social media giant Facebook reached a deal with the web-based communication platform Skype to offer a video conference service to its users, while Skype is in the process of being acquired by Microsoft.
Taiwan’s HTC has overtaken Nokia in terms of market value, highlighting a changing of the guard in the mobile phone industry as a raft of new entrants have challenged the Finnish company’s dominance of the sector. The Financial Times reports.
Plus, Cramer emphasizes the importance of execution when to comes to choosing stocks.
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See what's happening, who's talking and what will be making headlines on Thursday's Squawk on the Street.
Stocks closed to the upside in another thin trading session Wednesday after investors largely shrugged off a handful of weak economic news and looked ahead to Friday's employment report in addition to earnings season, which kicks off next week.
Stocks were modestly higher in another thin trading session Wednesday after investors largely shrugged off a handful of weak economic news and looked ahead to Friday's employment report in addition to earnings season, which kicks off next week.
On Wednesday the Fast gang put Sprint back on the radar with chatter on the trading floor suggesting the company's fortunes might be about to change.
Stocks edged higher in another choppy, thin-volume session Wednesday after investors largely shrugged off news that ISM non-manufacturing index slipped last month and China's latest interest rate increase.
Who is the most popular person on Google+, the company’s new social networking service? the New York Times reports. That title is currently held by Mark Zuckerberg, the founder and chief executive of Facebook — the very service that Google+ was meant to challenge.
Futures were lower Wednesday as traders were disappointed by China's latest attempt to slow inflation and some bad news from the jobs market.
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About 47 percent of total flat-panel televisions shipped in four years will have Internet connectivity, as manufacturers bet on the expansion of Netflix and direct-to-consumer offerings from content producers like Time Warner’s HBO.
After weathering choppy sales this spring, retailers should see the strongest back-to-school sales in several years, according to Craig Johnson, president of Customer Growth Partners.
Heath Terry, managing director of Canaccord Genuity, told CNBC Tuesday he believes Google stock can easily reach $800 a share based on increasing Android-powered mobile communications revenue and market share.
A slew of tech stocks including Netflix, Amazon, Dell, IBM, all traded at or near multi-year highs. If you're a bull, the Fast traders think this trend may be your friend.
Attempting to offset dwindling growth in America, Gap executed a grand opening in China last year. However, a year on it has failed to grab much of the 16 percent retail sales growth in the country.
Stocks closed sharply higher Friday to finish their best week almost two years following a stronger-than-expected manufacturing report that helped calm some doubts over the slowing recovery.
Despite the fact that the Los Angeles Times reported today that "Google is in preliminary talks to buy online video pioneer Hulu," a number of sources very close to the negotiations tell me that all talks are "very preliminary" and it is "impossible to characterize anyone as being in the lead."