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Futures came off their highs Wednesday following a report that showed durable goods orders slipped slightly last month, but still held their gains as investors continued to stay encouraged over the euro zone's progress to ease the region's debt fears.
The announcement of a new tablet will be a challenge for Samsung, Motorla, HTC and other because Amazon will lead with content and services, says Sarah Rotman Epps, Forrester Research senior analyst, who adds it isn't about hardware and Amazon will provide the service for a good price.
The stock market's three-day rally is at risk of tripping up on new hurdles from Europe.
So what's the trade? The "Fast Money" desk chats with Peter Keith, senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray.
CNBC's Jon Fortt takes a look at why Amazon is selling off. Peter Keith, Piper Jaffray, also sheds light on Best Buy.
Amazon, Apple and Oracle should offer investors some relief from the gathering economic gloom over the next few months, say analysts, pointing to the companies' downturn-busting credentials, according to a report from TheStreet.
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Morgan Stanley analysts Tuesday published a new list of their 25 favorite secular growth stocks. LinkedIn, Dollar Tree and Potash made the cut, and Cree, Dollar General and Netflix are out.
Rumors are swirling about a new tablet from Amazon with reports suggesting it could come out as soon as Wednesday.
Amazon is the first tablet competitor, other than Apple, to come in leading with content and services, says Sarah Rotman Epps, Forrester Research senior analyst, who weighs in on the tablet wars with the Fast Money traders.
Although one analyst has lowered the price target for Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley, he is keeping his 'outperform' rating on the stocks due to their historically low valuations.
If Apple’s manufacturing partner in China is indeed making fewer iPads, should you take developments as a big neon sign that says the economy is slowing? Not so fast.
Mark McKechnie, analyst at ThinkEquity LLC, discusses whether Amazon can take a bite out of Apple with its new tablet.
Gold has lost 10% of its value in the past month. Fund manager and market bear Marc Faber tells CNBC prices are headed lower, with James Altucher, Formula Capital; Matt Shapiro, MWS Capital; and Daniel Dicker, TheStreet.com.
One after another, like moths to a flame, technology companies have been seduced into entering the market for tablets. Apple made it look so irresistible, with 29 million eager and sometimes fanatical consumers snapping up an iPad in the device’s first 15 months, the NYT reports.
Stocks closed modestly higher in a choppy session Friday as investors snapped up beaten-down sectors following the previous session's steep selloff, but ended sharply lower for the week amid ongoing worries over a global slowdown.
It’s a classic case of the pot calling the kettle black. Wal-Mart, the world's largest retailer, has been attacking Amazon very openly for not collecting state sales taxes. But it turns out that they too are not collecting sales tax on hundreds of thousands of items sold online.
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The Greek debt crisis had investors selling Tuesday, but the defensive stocks were working.
Last week’s moves in technology names told two strikingly different stories.