Shorts Are Fried- CUSTOMER Bought the One Million, Not a Carrier. POSTED.
Wall Street Cheat Sheet March 14, 2013
By: Leah Powell
BlackBerry (NASDAQ:BBRY): Verizon Wireless (NYSE:VZ) stated that it has intentions to start to seel the new BlackBerry Z10 smartphone in the U.S. on March 28, which is nearly a week after its rival AT&T (NYSE:T) will launch the device. Verizon stated that it will start to take pre-orders for the new smartphone on Thursday, March 14. The carrier is expected will offer a white version of the device that will be exclusive to its network. Furthermore, BlackBerry announced that an unnamed customer placed an order for 1 million BlackBerry 10 devices, but it did not specify the amount of the Z10 and the amount that there were for the yet-to-be-launched Q10 device that features a QWERTY physical keyboard