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Nov 27- Solid-state hard drive maker OCZ Technology Group Inc said it had received an offer from Toshiba Corp to buy the company in a planned bankruptcy proceeding. OCZ, which has a market capitalization of $43 million, said it had "substantially completed" negotiations with Toshiba on an asset purchase agreement.
The "C" class has been teaching the rest of the market a lesson this year, leading the way with oversized gains.
In an exclusive CNBC interview, hedge fund heavyweight David Einhorn, Greenlight Capital co-founder & president, explains why technology is the most evolving sector and why he is long on Micron.
Einhorn, the CEO of hedge fund Greenlight Capital, is best known for market-moving "short" bets on companies like Green Mountain Coffee Roasters.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Nov 21- Micron Technology shares rose 3 percent on Thursday after Twitter reports said Greenlight Capital's David Einhorn was long in the stock.
NEW YORK/ BOSTON, Nov 14- Top U.S. hedge fund managers in the third quarter bought and sold shares of such hotly debated companies as Herbalife Ltd, J.C. Penney Co and Sotheby's. Ellington Management Group LLC, a $5.5 billion investment firm founded by Michael Vranos, took a new position in auction house Sotheby's, as did Eric Mindich's Eton Park Capital Management.
*Sees fourth-quarter rev $105- $106 mln vs est $112.6 mln. Nov 13- Chip gear maker Photronics Inc estimated fourth quarter results that fell short of analysts' expectations, mainly due to delayed orders from an Asian foundry customer, sending its shares down 9 percent in early trading.
The "Fast Money" traders share their final trades of the day.
SK Hynix posted a record quarterly profit as a rally in computer memory chip prices helped cushion reduced output following a fire at its China plant.
SEOUL, Oct 29- South Korea's SK Hynix Inc posted a record quarterly profit on Tuesday as a rally in computer memory chip prices helped cushion reduced output following a fire at its plant in China.
Stocks are at record highs and Wall Street is getting feverishly bullish. What could possibly go wrong?
Carl Icahn knew not only when to get in but when to get out of Netflix and even had to overrule his own son in making the decision.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 22- A host of U.S. chipmakers gave quarterly revenue forecasts that disappointed Wall Street and hurt their shares on Tuesday, including Broadcom Corp, which said it would lay off over a thousand workers as it struggles with slow demand for its cellphone chips.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer made calls on stocks viewers asked about.
Too many individuals approach tech stocks in a way that’s unlikely to generate profits, said Cramer. You aren't one of them, are you?
When Congress strikes a budget deal, "the market's going to want to buy that news," strategist Josh Brown says.
It's early, but already we are hearing that third quarter earnings and fourth-quarter guidance will be a disappointment.
*JP Morgan, Wells Fargo post earnings. *Washington political talks continue to end crisis. NEW YORK, Oct 11- U.S. stocks edged higher on Friday, following the biggest rally since the first trading day of the year, as talks continued in Washington to end a fiscal stalemate that has shut down the government for days.
*Washington political talks continue to end crisis. NEW YORK, Oct 11- U.S. stock index futures pointed to a flat open on Friday, following the biggest rally since the first trading day of the year, as talks continued in Washington to end a fiscal stalemate that has shut down the government for days.