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What you need to know about Meltdown and Spectre What you need to know about Meltdown and Spectre
- January 06, 2018

All other computers are actually better off without the fix because for them, the security update can trigger errors, including the Blue Screen of Death . Vendors including Bitdefender , McAfee , and Trend Micro say they're still testing Microsoft's security update, though some versions of their software are ready. (more...)
Beware, smartphone games could be tracking you and your environment Beware, smartphone games could be tracking you and your environment
- January 06, 2018

In the material observed, mainly mobile games that when you install require access to the microphone, and it does not explain the reasons. This software allows for the games to record the audio using the microphone on your mobile device. In a routine that has played out numerous times over the past year, Google recently had to remove almost two dozen applications from its Play mobile app store after a security vendor discovered them to be infected with ad-serving malware. (more...)
Microsoft releases Surface UEFI updates for Spectre and Meltdown issues Microsoft releases Surface UEFI updates for Spectre and Meltdown issues
- January 06, 2018

The industry's top cloud providers issued assurances to their customers after news broke this week about a widespread PC processor vulnerability. The processors often handle data, like a password or encryption key, that is supposed to be kept from other apps. (more...)
Notable Stock Analysts Ratings Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company Limited (TSM)
- January 06, 2018

The stock has "Outperform" rating by Credit Suisse on Friday, December 11. The stock has "Equal-Weight" rating by Morgan Stanley on Monday, November 27. The rating was initiated by Alembic on Wednesday, September 30 with "Overweight". The rating was maintained by Robert W. Baird on Wednesday, October 4 with "Hold". (more...)
Should You Hold Range Resources Corporation (NYSE:RRC)
- January 06, 2018

State Street Corp grew its stake in Range Resources by 15.0% during the 2nd quarter. RRC stock closed at $17.40 after trading 9.63 million shares at hands. Mason Street Advsrs Ltd invested 0.02% of its portfolio in Range Resources Corporation (NYSE: RRC ). Jefferies Group LLC reiterated a buy rating and set a $44.00 target price on shares of Range Resources Corp .in a research note on Wednesday, January 18th. (more...)
Nokia Oyj (NYSE:NOK) Earning Somewhat Positive Media Coverage, Analysis Finds
- January 06, 2018

Emerald Acquisition Ltd. now owns 10,820,534 shares of the technology company's stock valued at $62,650,000 after buying an additional 5,478,149 shares during the last quarter. Institutions own 05.86% of Nokia Corporation (NOK)'s shares. The company has a market capitalization of $28,480.00, a price-to-earnings ratio of -54.33, a price-to-earnings-growth ratio of 1.33 and a beta of 1.29. (more...)
Noteworthy Buzzers: International Business Machines Corporation (IBM), TOTAL SA (TOT)
- January 06, 2018

About 2.86 million shares traded. The Walt Disney Company (NYSE:DIS) earnings have risen with a quarterly rate of 5.5% over the last 5 years. It has underperformed by 26.64% the S&P500. Appleton Ptnrs Incorporated Ma holds 0.21% of its portfolio in Amphenol Corporation (NYSE:APH) for 14,662 shares. Out of 4 Wall Street analysts rating Tyson Foods, 2 give it "Buy", 1 "Sell" rating, while 1 recommend "Hold". (more...)
Patterson-UTI Energy, Inc
- January 06, 2018

Kahn Brothers Group Inc decreased Blackberry (NASDAQ:BBRY) stake by 80,550 shares to 4.44M valued at $49.64 billion in 2017Q3. Sei Investments Co now has $11.31B valuation. NFLX's profit will be $181.75M for 122.70 P/E if the $0.42 EPS becomes a reality. During the same period in the prior year, the business earned ($0.58) EPS. (more...)
Neon Pink & Green Joy-Con Coming To US Stores This Month Neon Pink & Green Joy-Con Coming To US Stores This Month
- January 06, 2018

That is unless you bought the Splatoon 2 Switch Bundle, which had a set included and were exclusive to Walmart. The console holder sold the controller variants by themselves in Japan and Europe, but not in the United States. We've asked the company for details, and we'll update this article with any information we receive. Speaking of left and right, Nintendo's tweet shows the left controller as pink and the right as green, which is the opposite setup of Splatoon 2 Switch bundle ... (more...)
Intel CEO: Google discovered the chip flaw months ago Intel CEO: Google discovered the chip flaw months ago
- January 06, 2018

There could be many reasons, personal, such as buying a new house. After learning of major security flaws in his company's products, Intel CEO Brian Krzanich sold off tens of millions of dollars worth of company stock before the story was revealed to the public. (more...)
Monster Hunter World's PC Release Date Narrowed Down Monster Hunter World's PC Release Date Narrowed Down
- January 06, 2018

A tweet from the Monster Hunter Twitter account says that the game is being "optimized" for PC, but didn't provide details on Capcom's plans for the port. Free updates will be released for the console version shortly after launch on 26 January and these will probably ship out as part of the PC release when it happens. (more...)
Investor Research Report on Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (NYSE:FCAU)
- January 06, 2018

While talking about Performance of the Stock, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. now has a Weekly performance of -0.05%, monthly performance percentage is 7.78 percent, Quarterly performance is 2.67 percent, 6 months performance shows a percent value of 66.49% and Yearly Performance is 102.92 percent. (more...)
Barnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) Position Held by Gamco Investors INC Barnes & Noble Education Inc (BNED) Position Held by Gamco Investors INC
- January 05, 2018

A company with higher PE ratio is more worthy against a company with lower PE ratio. This segment also sells and leases new, overhauled, and repaired engine and airframe parts and components; and provides inventory and fix programs, warranty claim management, and outsourcing programs for engine and airframe parts and components, as well as performance logistics programs in support of the U.S. (more...)
Security flaws put virtually all phones, computers at risk Security flaws put virtually all phones, computers at risk
- January 06, 2018

Consumers should check with their device maker and operating system provider for security updates and install them as soon as possible. Technology companies are playing down the severity of two recently discovered security problems with computer microchips, saying there will be no need for widespread hardware replacements to shield millions of devices from hackers. (more...)
AT&T, Verizon prepare for 5G commercial launch later in 2018 AT&T, Verizon prepare for 5G commercial launch later in 2018
- January 06, 2018

Samsung published a blog post detailing its collaboration with Verizon for the 5G network . Samsung will build Verizon custom fixed 5G home routers, and 5G Radio Access Units (RAN) that are comprised of a compact radio base station and virtualized RAN elements. (more...)
Idea Cellular rises 11%; to raise INR 3250 crore Idea Cellular rises 11%; to raise INR 3250 crore
- January 06, 2018

The proceeds from its tower sale to American Tower Corp for Rs 400 crore should bridge the negative free cash flow through the first half of FY19. On Idea's balance sheet-strengthening plans, Mayuresh Joshi, Fund Manager, Angel Broking, said: "This move was necessitated by the fact that Idea needed to ramp up its product offerings and at the same time strengthen its infrastructure requirements". (more...)
Anadarko Petroleum Corporation (APC) Analysts See $-0.13 EPS
- January 05, 2018

It has outperformed by 10.09% the S&P500. Tower Research Capital Llc Trc decreased its stake in Cisco Sys Inc (CSCO) by 83.99% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. The business had revenue of $2.50 billion during the quarter, compared to the consensus estimate of $2.52 billion. Therefore 82% are positive. Anadarko Petroleum has a 1-year low of $39.96 and a 1-year high of $72.32. (more...)
Massive winter storm threatens parts of NY with snow and floods Massive winter storm threatens parts of NY with snow and floods
- January 06, 2018

Traffic cameras across north-central Florida showed snowflakes falling, too, although it wasn't much - as of 8:30 a.m., the National Weather Service in Tallahassee was reporting a whopping 0.1 inches of "snow/sleet accumulation" on the roof of their building. (more...)
Microsoft to acquire hybrid cloud specialist Avere Systems Microsoft to acquire hybrid cloud specialist Avere Systems
- January 05, 2018

Bringing Avere's technology into the fold should help Microsoft better target organizations that would potentially be interested in using Azure but can't simply "lift and shift" their workloads. This shared focus on large Enterprise applications makes Microsoft a great fit for Avere. Avere was founded in 2008 and has raised $86 million with its most recent investment, a $14 million Series E coming a year ago in March. (more...)
Research Analysts' Recent Ratings Updates for Ctrip.Com International (CTRP)
- January 06, 2018

While, the analyst predicted that the company could provide an EPS of $0.24/share. Tower Bridge Advisors who had been investing in Kellogg Co. for a number of months, seems to be less bullish one the $23.37 billion market cap company. Investors sentiment decreased to 0.9 in Q3 2017. Its up 0.05, from 0.96 in 2017Q2. Marketaxess Holdings (NASDAQ:MKTX) was reduced too. 33 funds opened positions while 59 raised stakes. (more...)