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Amazon.com has been deemed the next disturber of the technology space. But as the e-commerce leader launches its own tablet device and beefs up its digital content, another retail behemoth is quietly making moves to become the next tech giant — Wal-Mart.
Brian White, Ticonderoga Securities senior research analyst, has a 12 month price target on Apple of $666/share. He discusses the launch of the new iPhone 5. Also, the Fast Money traders with the play on Amazon's upgrade at Stifel Nicolaus.
Some entrepreneurs question the value of pitting frugal customers against merchants hoping for loyalty, the New York Times reports.
Stocks closed out the worst quarter in almost three years amid fears over the global recovery and finished near session lows for the day as investors were reluctant to stay long ahead of the weekend.
Futures were lower Friday, the final trading day of the third quarter, following a weaker-than-expected personal income news in addition to a dismal manufacturing report from China and as investors continued to keep an eye on the euro zone.
Stock investors Friday say goodbye to the worst quarter since the depths of the financial crisis, but the searing volatility that led to the third quarter's 12 percent decline is likely to continue.
While competition could be an issue down the road for Amazon or Apple, Cramer's researcher Nicole Urken says that doesn’t mean you can’t ride the upside in the meantime.
Stocks erased a strong rally but still finished off their worst levels Thursday in thin, choppy trading as the Dow and S&P rebounded from afternoon lows.
Investors who have an 18-months or longer time horizon should consider buying Morgan Stanley and Goldman Sachs, one analyst said.
Futures added to their gains Thursday as investors cheered a handful of encouraging economic news and after Germany's parliament passed a crucial vote which approved the reforms to the EFSF.
Amazon.com unveiled Wednesday the Kindle Fire tablet for $199, the latest and perhaps largest contender to Apple's iPad.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
Wednesday’s decline was all about Thursday’s vote on Europe’s debt crisis, Cramer says.
Amazon revealed its not-so-secret tablet contender on Wednesday. Which rivals should worry about the aggressively priced Kindle Fire?
Discussing whether there is room for both Apple and Amazon in the tablet space, with Gene Munster, Piper Jaffray, and the Fast Money traders weigh in on the downgrade on Kimberly Clark and Colgate-Palmolive.
Jeff Bezos' unveiling of Amazon's new tablets has sparked a close examination of their impact on technology companies like Apple and Google.
Stocks accelerated their losses in the final hour trading to finish near session lows Wednesday amid ongoing concerns over the global economy and as investors cautiously waited for further developments in the euro zone.
My friend Matt Gohd at Revere Securities thinks that Apple shares might be headed for a rough patch.
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R.J. Hottovy, Morningstar analyst, and Harry Rady, Rady Asset Management, discuss Amazon's new tablet, the "Fire," and whether it's the ultimate Trojan horse for Amazon's retail business.