Technology


Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC)
- January 06, 2018

Range Resources Corporation (NYSE: RRC ) shares were trading lower by -0.61 percent ($-0.11) at $17.81 a piece in Wednesday's session. It has underperformed by 52.75% the S&P500. The Basic Materials stock showed a change of -2.78% from opening and finally closed at $17.81 by scoring -0.61%. Encompass Advisors Limited Liability invested in 1.00 million shares. (more...)
Apple Inc. (AAPL) Shares Sold by Stock Yards Bank & Trust Co
- January 06, 2018

The stock increased 1.14% or $1.97 during the last trading session, reaching $175. Following the completion of the sale, the senior vice president now owns 81,560 shares of the company's stock, valued at $14,224,064. (NASDAQ:AAPL). Barrington Strategic Wealth Management Gp reported 32,907 shares. Since August 7, 2017, it had 0 insider buys, and 2 insider sales for $2.10 million activity. (more...)
Seagate Technology plc (STX), Ultra Clean Holdings Inc. (UCTT)
- January 06, 2018

Micron Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:MU) has risen 176.27% since January 3, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 159.57% the S&P500. ILLEGAL ACTIVITY WARNING: "Dougherty & Co Comments on Ultra Clean Holdings Inc's FY2018 Earnings ( UCTT )" was originally reported by The Lincolnian Online and is the property of of The Lincolnian Online. (more...)
Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (AMD) CEO Sells 87530 Shares of Stock
- January 06, 2018

The shares were sold at an average price of $10.62, for a total transaction of $364,584.60. The collective rating of 2.7 for Advanced Micro Devices, Inc . (NASDAQ: AMD ) shares were sold by SMITH DARLA M. Mubadala Investment Co PJSC sold 40.00M shares worth $21024000.00B. The stock has P/B of 20.33. (more...)
Has $1 Million Stake in McKesson Co. (NYSE:MCK)
- January 06, 2018

Sterling Capital Management Llc who had been investing in Mckesson Corp Com for a number of months, seems to be bullish on the $32.38 billion market cap company. Her Majesty The Queen In Right Of The Province Of Alberta As Represented By Alberta Management owns 30,600 shares. There are 955 institutional holders with active positions, accounting for 183.78 million shares in total. (more...)
Verizon teams up with Samsung for the first 5G network rollout Verizon teams up with Samsung for the first 5G network rollout
- January 06, 2018

The Korean manufacturer will join Ericsson as a supplier for 5G. The value of the order was not revealed. The service is expected to launch in the second half of 2018. Unlike what we know about wireless networks, the trial period also helped establish that environmental factors like rain or snow have no impact on the quality of 5G services you get. (more...)
Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest-Selling Game Console Ever Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest-Selling Game Console Ever
- January 06, 2018

Big developers like Bethesda, Capcom, and Ubisoft have flocked to the new console with AAA games like Skyrim, Street Fighter, and Mario + Rabbids: Kingdom Battle. On 1/4/18 Nintendo said in a blog post , " Nintendo Switch has become the fastest-selling home video game system in us history". In early December, the company said the Nintendo Switch had reached 10 million sales worldwide, and expects to hit the 14 million mark by March. (more...)
Microsoft acquires storage specialist Avere Systems Microsoft acquires storage specialist Avere Systems
- January 06, 2018

Notably, Avere Systems already counts both Amazon Web Services (AWS) and Google's Cloud Platform as cloud partners, but not Microsoft . While Avere has worked closely with AWS and taken financing from Google, the Microsoft deal brings the technology into the Azure orbit. (more...)
Medtronic plc. (MDT) Holdings Boosted by Tredje AP fonden
- January 06, 2018

Another trade for 30,000 shares valued at $1.15M was sold by KELLY THOMAS F. Ng Toh-Seng had sold 22,500 shares worth $877,568 on Wednesday, August 30. William Blair reinitiated the shares of ABMD in report on Thursday, June 8 with "Buy" rating. Investors sentiment decreased to 1.3 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.22, from 0.9 in 2017Q2. (more...)
Discover Financial Services (DFS) EVP Sells $307240.00 in Stock
- January 06, 2018

The stock decreased 0.18% or $0.34 during the last trading session, reaching $184.33. (NYSE:MRK) has risen 16.86% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. The Company is a bank holding company, as well as a financial holding company. Sei Invs holds 216,185 shares or 0.05% of its portfolio. Rhumbline Advisers holds 714,218 shares or 0.1% of its portfolio. (more...)
Geoff Johns Welcomes The New Head of DC Movies Geoff Johns Welcomes The New Head of DC Movies
- January 06, 2018

It was a huge success for New Line and WB, raking in close to $700M off a $35M production cost following a launch during the post-Labor Day dead period at the box office. There is already a positive working relationship between the two, with Johns now serving as a writer on Shazam! and Hamada overseeing production. "Pictures team, and I look forward to working with him in his new post". (more...)
Next God of War might tackle Egyptian, Mayan eras Next God of War might tackle Egyptian, Mayan eras
- January 06, 2018

Egyptian and Mayan Mythology are the most popular in the gaming community. Future God of War games could be based on Egyptian or Mayan cultures, according to game director Cory Barlog. "What became apparent to me was that we were watching this franchise wane a bit", Sony Santa Monica Head of Studio Shannon Studstill said in the interview. (more...)
Splatoon-Themed Joy-Cons Are Coming to the United States Splatoon-Themed Joy-Cons Are Coming to the United States
- January 06, 2018

Nintendo hasn't announced how much the neon pink and green controllers will cost (a standard set is priced at $80), nor whether they'll come in a pair as the image Nintendo tweeted suggests. Since I have one of the launch consoles with the desyncing left Joy-Con, I might actually pick this up to replace my controllers. After previously only being able in the Nintendo Switch Splatoon 2 bundle, the Neon Pink & Neon Green are getting a standalone release in the United States. (more...)
Buys 192644 Shares of Altria Group Inc (NYSE:MO)
- January 06, 2018

Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has risen 26.75% since January 5, 2017 and is uptrending. It has outperformed by 159.57% the S&P500. More notable recent Altria Group, Inc. It worsened, as 91 investors sold MO shares while 516 reduced holdings. 118 funds opened positions while 420 raised stakes. Altria Group's dividend payout ratio (DPR) is presently 33.04%. (more...)
Analysts See $1.15 EPS for Seagate Technology plc (STX)
- January 06, 2018

The stock increased 0.30% or $0.13 during the last trading session, reaching $42.77. About 203,744 shares traded. Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX ) has accumulated 5.43% over the course of one week. Lpl Fincl accumulated 91,965 shares. Franklin Resource invested in 0% or 172,379 shares. Cubist Systematic Strategies Limited Liability Corp, a Connecticut-based fund reported 4,276 shares. (more...)
Stocks for Your Case: Intel Corporation (INTC), HSBC Holdings plc Stocks for Your Case: Intel Corporation (INTC), HSBC Holdings plc
- January 06, 2018

Reynders Mcveigh Capital Management Llc sold 16,313 shares as Intel Corp ( INTC)'s stock declined 2.96%. The institutional investor held 232,224 shares of the business services company at the end of 2017Q3, valued at $31.37 million, down from 251,910 at the end of the previous reported quarter. (more...)
Questions as to Stock Sale by Intel CEO Questions as to Stock Sale by Intel CEO
- January 06, 2018

Intel and Google say they were planning to disclose the issue next week when fixes will be available. I have a stock trading plan that is defined over time, so when stocks sell it's defined up front and I have no control over that. If execs selling off a huge chunk of stock right before a major security flaw is exposed is giving you a sense of déjà vu, there's a reason for that. (more...)
Chicago Woman Charged in Shooting Streamed on Facebook Live Chicago Woman Charged in Shooting Streamed on Facebook Live
- January 06, 2018

A Chicago woman has been charged after the moment she shot another woman was captured during an online live stream. In that parking lot, she reportedly ran into an acquaintance, a woman who was sitting in a auto. A gunshot can then be heard and the auto drives away. 'Call 911 she just shot me'. The victim is seen rushing to nearby friends to say she's been shot. (more...)
Google eyes up Chinese eSports market with Chushou investment
- January 06, 2018

The report notes how Google wants to expand the Chinese startup's presence to target more overseas viewers. Chushou is a live streaming service that offers features similar to Western platforms like the Amazon-owned Twitch. Google pulled its search business out of China in 2010 after it decided not to comply with mainland Chinese requirements on censorship, and relocated its Chinese-language business to Hong Kong, which operates under different jurisdiction. (more...)
Short Interest in Nokia Corp (NOK) Expands By 15.7%
- January 06, 2018

Teachers Advisors LLC now owns 6,947,398 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $42,796,000 after purchasing an additional 2,414,440 shares during the period. Three analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and ten have assigned a buy rating to the company. The stock now has an average rating of "Hold" and a consensus price target of $9.56. (more...)
Connacht come so close to flooring high-flying Leinster Connacht come so close to flooring high-flying Leinster
- January 06, 2018

Unfortunately the injuries are part and parcel of it. "It just about trying to apply what we have talked about in training in a match". It leads to diluted games where a province rarely actually fields their strongest available side in the knowledge that the games will sell regardless of whatever team is put out and that people will generally look for any reason to get out of their house. (more...)
Sensex, Nifty hit record closing highs; up in first week of 2018 Sensex, Nifty hit record closing highs; up in first week of 2018
- January 06, 2018

During the day, it hit an all time high of 34,175 points. Among 19 sectoral indexes, oil and gas was the only loser down 31 points or 0.20 percent. YES Bank , Adani Ports, Tata Steel, Eicher Motors and Tata Consultancy Services were among the top gainers in the Nifty50 stocks . (more...)
Extreme cold warning in effect in Niagara Extreme cold warning in effect in Niagara
- January 05, 2018

The cold isn't going anywhere - in fact it might get worse - and what's more, we're likely getting up to 10 more centimetres of snow this weekend and into Monday. Environment Canada also warns that "Frostbite can develop within minutes on exposed skin, especially with wind chill". People should also keep dry to stay warmer, Environment Canada states. (more...)
Tech companies scramble to patch microchip security flaws Tech companies scramble to patch microchip security flaws
- January 05, 2018

These vulnerabilities , when exploited, could wreak havoc on the security front as they can allow a malicious client to access sensitive user data even the information stored in protected memory. "Intel continues to believe that the performance impact of these updates is highly workload-dependent and, for the average computer user, should not be significant", the company said, according to Reuters. (more...)
Florida sees first snow in about 30 years Florida sees first snow in about 30 years
- January 05, 2018

The bomb cyclone , which developed overnight, occurs when a low-pressure system has a significant, rapid drop in atmospheric pressure. It already has led to thousands of canceled flights and shuttered schools, as well as fears of outages and flooding. (more...)
Samsung Ties Up With Vodafone To Offer Affordable 4G Smartphones Samsung Ties Up With Vodafone To Offer Affordable 4G Smartphones
- January 05, 2018

The smartphones can be purchased from Samsung retailer and the recharges can be done at Airtel retailers. In order to receive the first instalment of Rs 500, Airtel subscribers need to get a cumulative recharge of Rs 3,000 on their accounts in the first 18 months and to receive the remaining cashback worth Rs 1,000 the subscribers need to recharge their devices with a minimum amount of Rs 3,000 over a period of 18 months. (more...)
Spotify's chief content officer is leaving ahead of its IPO Spotify's chief content officer is leaving ahead of its IPO
- January 05, 2018

In comparison, Apple Music has a solid 30 million subscribers . Also possibly working in Spotify's favor, sources just told Billboard that Apple Music could lose its leader, Jimmy Iovine, by August. Since the launch of the App Store, Shazam has also consistently ranked as one of the most popular apps for iOS, according to Apple. It also suggests more than 20% of songs available on Spotify are unlicensed and illegal. (more...)
Instagram and WhatsApp brewing new 'stories' feature together Instagram and WhatsApp brewing new 'stories' feature together
- January 05, 2018

Similar to Stories, the video will disappear within 24-hours, users will be able to perform this cross-posting as long as the user connected to Instagram has a WhatsApp account. And now it looks like they're also testing out into bringing WhatsApp into the Stories party. "We are always testing ways to improve the experience on Instagram and make it easier to share any moment with the people who matter to you", a Facebook spokesperson told TechCrunch . (more...)
Meltdown and Spectre flaws also affect all Apple Mac and iOS devices
- January 05, 2018

Download software only from trusted sources - in Apple's case, the official App Store - and be careful about clicking on unsolicited links. AMD has issued a statement since the vulnerabilities emerged, emphasising the company's commitment to information security but offered some assurances: "The research described was performed in a controlled, dedicated lab environment by a highly knowledgeable team with detailed, non-public information about the processors targeted". (more...)
Burnout Paradise Remaster Rumours Strengthen as Japan Gets a PS4 Release Date Burnout Paradise Remaster Rumours Strengthen as Japan Gets a PS4 Release Date
- January 05, 2018

Are you hoping that Burnout Paradise Remastered is more than just a rumor? So rest assured, this might be releasing on all platforms. Burnout Paradise first released in 2008 as an open-world raced for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3, and PC. (more...)