|Bid||1,036.60 x 100|
|Ask||1,037.30 x 100|
|Day's Range||1,034.27 - 1,039.63|
|52 Week Range||770.41 - 1,062.38|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||34.66|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||1,100.86|
If San Jose-based Broadcom forges ahead with its proposed $130 billion buyout of Qualcomm , it’ll likely face public opposition from Google and Microsoft, CNBC reports , citing unnamed sources. Both companies have told Qualcomm executives in private the deal would be bad for them for two reasons: Apple would likely win concessions in its ongoing lawsuit with Qualcomm, which could improve the company’s already generous profit margin on iPhones and iPads, and Broadcom might not invest in 5G chip development at the same pace as an independent Qualcomm, CNBC reports.
America needs more books like Bloom's. It's funny and smart, which is a rare combination in a country where much of the publishing industry looks to bang out 'worthy' beard-pulling tomes that may never fully get read. His work is a refreshing change.
Shares of semiconductor maker NXP Semiconductors (NXPI) are up $1.01, or 0.9%, at $116.30, after activist firm Elliott Management, which owns 6% of NXP, released a letter saying the existing offer to buy the company put forward by Qualcomm (QCOM) is too low. The firm said "NXP is worth $135 per share” versus the $110 that had been agreed to from Qualcomm when the deal was announced back in October of last year. According to Elliott, "Qualcomm’s offer of $110 per share is acting as a ceiling” on NXP shares, given other semi stocks have beaten NXP’s share price increase by 25% since the deal was announced.
The heavyweight bout between Alphabet Inc.-owned Google and Amazon.com Inc. shot into public view this week, as Google pulled its YouTube streaming service from some Amazon devices, but that isn’t the ...
Earlier this week, Google removed its YouTube streaming service from some of Amazon's devices, including Amazon Fire TV and the Echo Show.
I've gone all-in on Amazon's line of Alexa-powered speakers, installing them throughout my home and buying them for family members. We use them to play music and news, tell jokes and get the weather. And ...
This week’s milestones in the history of technology reveal the most important—and quite neglected—technology trend contributing to the success of Apple, Google, and Microsoft, ultimately making them today’s three most valuable US companies.
New media is slowly and steadily supplanting traditional media sources. Print media has been on a secular decline, as news and information disseminated online has grown. As this paradigm shift continues, ...
There are now 55 Gen 3 Pokemon in Pokemon GO, but there are certain ones that you should definitely be hunting more than most.
Is googling your symptoms a good idea or a bad idea? One way to find out is to google this question. Type “googling symptoms” into Google’s search bar, and you’ll be confronted by a slew of headlines like “Doctors really, really want you to stop googling your symptoms” and “Here’s why googling your symptoms is…
It had all the makings of a long-overdue coming-out party for augmented reality. In June, Apple (AAPL) unfurled a new technology, called ARKit, for its developers to create AR apps for hundreds of millions of Apple’s mobile devices. “Simply put, we believe augmented reality is going to change the way we use technology forever,” Apple CEO Tim Cook said during the company’s fourth-quarter earnings call last month.
As a result, we have leaned toward winners that still have plenty of room to rise in picking Barron’s 10 favorite stocks for 2018. The other six companies are Pioneer Natural Resources (PXD), Applied Materials (AMAT), Enterprise Products Partners (EPD), Ally Financial (ALLY), Anthem (ANTM), and US Foods Holding (USFD). Alphabet offers one of the best combinations of growth and valuation among megacap companies.
Donald Trump’s election as president in 2016 turned a bull with a midlife crisis into a high-powered charger, as investors cheered the Republicans’ pro-growth agenda and bid up anything that might benefit. The S&P 500 could gain about 7%, mirroring similar gains in corporate profits, according to the consensus forecast of 10 investment strategists at major U.S. investment banks and money-management firms surveyed by Barron’s each December. The outlook isn’t entirely rosy: Interest rates are headed higher, stocks are expensive, and a tax overhaul could still stall or fail.
This week’s Android Circuit includes some new colors for the Galaxy S9, new Qualcomm and Exynos chips for Android, the ambitions of Android Go, Nokia 8 reviewed, Microsoft updates OneDrive on Android, Pixel 2’s secret AI core activated, and power user tips for the Pixel 2 XL.
Without a doubt, investors are eagerly awaiting an Uber IPO. Thanks to its structure--a unique combination of transportation company, mobile Internet company, and real-world engineering--the company has been touted as one of the best future market debuts. But can it live up to the hype?
Google is reportedly picking a fight with Apple, Pandora and Spotify with a new music streaming service right after squaring off with Amazon.
Chua Soon Ghee, partner and managing director for Southeast Asia at A.T. Kearney, says firms such as Facebook, Google and Apple can expect closer scrutiny by Asian regulators.