CNBC's Jon Fortt, provides a preview of Apple's latest device, the iPad Mini, and discussing how this newest product will impact the company's stock, with Brian White, Topeka Capital Markets.
HELSINKI-- Nokia Corp. is planning to raise 750 million via an issue of bonds as part of an effort to build up its reserves ahead of next month's launch of phones running Microsoft's new Windows 8 software. Last week, Nokia posted a third-quarter net loss of 969 million as sales dwindled 20 percent to 7.2 billion.
Tim Daniels, TMT sector strategist at Olivetree Securities, tells CNBC that the key point about Apple's iPad Mini release is not so much the product's functionality but where the price point is.
UPS said it predicts earnings of $4.55 to $4.65 per share, compared with its earlier forecast of $4.50 to $4.70. The new outlook indicates that earnings in the fourth quarter will exceed Wall Street expectations. For the three months ending in September, United Parcel Service Inc.' s net income fell 56 percent to $469 million, or 48 cents per share.
Texas Instruments and Yahoo report earnings, Best Buy bets on Windows 8, Monster Beverage drops in the wake of a lawsuit, Amazon says the Kindle is a top seller, the U.S. Customs Agency drops the Blackberry.
After a string of tech sector earnings disappointments, expectations are high that Facebook could miss the mark when it releases its second earnings report as a public company Tuesday.
Apple saw its best day in five months, with the Fast Money traders.
Libya, Afghanistan, Iraq and Iran's obvious efforts to produce nuclear weaponry will all be addressed at Monday's debate. Also on the agenda will be military budgets and the creation of what seems to be a drone army the U.S. is using to hunt terrorists. While these are critical to our long-term national security, they are also thorny, complicated matters on which the two men share many of the same views.
This week could prove even more dramatic for tech stocks than last week did, as Facebook and Apple release earnings, the second lockup of Facebook spacer employees' shares expires, and Apple and Microsoft introduce new products.
I used Apple's new Passbook app for my airline boarding passes this weekend for the first time. Here's my experience, including mistakes I made and things I don't like.
Major tech companies will be fighting for the spotlight in coming days as they gear up to roll out their latest products before this holiday season.
If this week is anything like the last, be prepared for a roller coaster of a ride. Here are some important events to watch in the days to come, according to trader Anthony Grisanti.
Mobile — the innocuous catchphrase often used by the Internet industry to describe making money from smartphones — has become a problem for search giant Google in more ways than one.
Mark Newton, Greywolf Execution Partners chief technical analyst, takes a look at the charts to gain a technical perspective on Apple's performance, and potential growth prospects.
Nearly half of all robberies in San Francisco this year are cell phone-related, police say, and most occur on bustling transit lines. And, in nearby Oakland, City Council candidate Dan Kalb was robbed at gunpoint of his iPhone Wednesday after he attended a neighborhood anti-crime meeting.
“Earnings, earnings, earnings...we were focused on earnings coming into this week and last week, and right now it’s just letting us down,” one trader said.
Some major wireless companies are betting big on mobile payments and they are about to find out if their gamble will pay off.
Tech is one of the sectors fueling the market selloff today, with James Brehm, Compass Intelligence, and Lou Kerner, National Asset Management.
NEW YORK-- United Parcel Service Inc. is expected to offer a subdued view of the global economy when it reports its third-quarter results before the market opens Tuesday. Smaller rival FedEx Corp. said the same in September. Last month FedEx unveiled a plan to boost profit by $1.7 billion annually by shedding jobs, aircraft and underused assets.
Google may be on its way out as the dominant player in search, and could "disappear" in as little as five to eight years, said Eric Jackson, Ironfire capital founder and managing member.