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NEW YORK, Feb 5- The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is investigating a January 14 spike in trading in BlackBerry Ltd options that took place hours before Reuters reported that Samsung Electronics Co was in talks to buy the Canadian smartphone maker, according to a person familiar with the investigation. One trade the SEC is looking at took place at...
With earnings season continuing amid volatility, CNBC's "Fast Money" traders looked at how to play prominent technology names.
Some of Thursday's midday movers:
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European equities rallied after a volatile session of trade on Thursday to close sharply higher, following action from the Swiss National Bank.
Henry Blodget, Business Insider editor-in-chief & CEO, weighs in on Samsung-BlackBerry acquisition rumors and explains the only way for the Canadian smartphone maker to survive.
BlackBerry denied reports that it was in talks with Samsung about a potential takeover, sending the stock down some 15 percent in extended trading.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Anil Doradla, William Blair & Company, shares his views on the smartphone maker's future after reports rise Samsung could be making a bid for the company.
SEOUL, Jan 15- With a bid for Blackberry Ltd, South Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics may be signalling that it has run out of internal options to reverse its sliding profits and protect its shrinking lead in the global smartphone market. Earnings from its mobile division, once a reliable cash cow, shrank rapidly last year, outsold by Apple Inc's iPhones in the...
Asian stock markets traded mostly higher amid choppy trade on Thursday, as a rebound in energy prices provided some reprieve.
Jan Dawson, Chief Analyst at Jackdaw Research, says a buyout by Samsung will remove uncertainties for BlackBerry and allow it to rebuild itself, while Samsung gets a good deal for BlackBerry's assets.
Sachin Shah, Special Situations & Merger Arbitrage Strategist at Albert Fried and Company, discusses news that Blackberry has denied reports it was in talks with Samsung about a potential takeover.
*S.Korea firm offered up to $7.5 bln to buy Canada firm- source. SEOUL, Jan 15- South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd said on Thursday that it had no plan to buy Canada's Blackberry Ltd, denying a Reuters report on a takeover approach. Samsung recently offered to buy BlackBerry for as much as $7.5 billion, seeking its valuable patents as it battles Apple in the...
OTTAWA, Jan 14- A possible bid for BlackBerry Ltd by South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd would be unlikely to raise Canadian government security concerns, sources familiar with Ottawa's thinking said on Wednesday. Canada has had a fractious trade relationship with China but there are no such problems with South Korea, which Ottawa sees as a key partner and...
SEOUL, Jan 15- South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd has denied that it made an offer to acquire Canada's BlackBerry Ltd and has no plans to do so, South Korea's Yonhap News Agency reported on Thursday.
NEW YORK, Jan 14- Samsung Electronics recently offered to buy BlackBerry Ltd for as much as $7.5 billion, seeking its valuable patents as it battles Apple in the corporate market, according to a person familiar with the matter and documents seen by Reuters. South Korea's Samsung proposed an initial price range of $13.35 to $15.49 per share, representing a premium...
OTTAWA, Jan 14- A possible bid for BlackBerry Ltd by South Korea's Samsung Electronics Co Ltd would be unlikely to raise Canadian government security concerns, sources familiar with Ottawa's thinking said on Wednesday. "I don't imagine that there'd be any security roadblocks," the source said, reacting to a Reuters story that Samsung had recently approached...
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