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Samsung Is Gaining in the US Mobile Market

For the 3 months ending in May 2013, Samsung Electronics PINK:SSNLF closed the market share gap a bit between itself and Apple Inc. NASDAQ: AAPL in the U.S. market.

Apple’s share of smartphone sales rose from 38.9% to 39.2%, while …

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US Stock Market Movers Roundup: Merck, Bristol Myers Squibb, NewLink Genetics, Pandora, Apple, Google, Microsoft

Merck & Co, Inc’s (NYSE:MRK) stock hiked over 3.5% after its experimental medicine shrank tumors in a promising number of skin-cancer patients in a clinical inquiry, the most recent milestone for an emerging crop of therapies that unleash the body’s …

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Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO) Board Approves $1.1 Billion Tumblr Acquisition – YHOO, GOOG, AOL, MSFT

The Wall Street Journal announced on Sunday that the Sunnyvale, California based Yahoo! Inc’s (NASDAQ:YHOO) board of directors has supported the $1.1 billion, all-cash purchase of the blogging site Tumblr.

On Saturday, the board had been reported ready to meet …

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Goldman Sachs Lifts Price Target on Yahoo (NASDAQ:YHOO)

The SUNNYVALE, California based Yahoo! Inc (NASDAQ:YHOO) price target was lifted to $30 from $27 by Goldman Sachs Group, Inc (NYSE:GS) on Tuesday.

Goldman Sachs analyst Heath Terry said that the higher price target was owing to a boost in …

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Technology Sector Snapshot: Google (NASDAQ:GOOG), Vipshop (NYSE:VIPS) – GOOG, VIPS, MSFT, VELT, TSL, GRPN, HIMX

Technology sector finished higher on Tuesday’s trading session and sector hiked +0.28%. If we consider key movers of this sector so Velti Plc (NASDAQ:VELT) and Trina Solar Limited (ADR) (NYSE:TSL) were major percentage decliners while key percentage gainer were Groupon …

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Research In Motion (NASDAQ:BBRY) Plans to Open BBM Instant-Messaging System; Stock Tumbles to Record Low

Research In Motion Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), maker of BlackBerry smart phones, tumbles to record low in a week after reporting plans to open up its BBM instant-messaging system to other smart phones, an action that loosens the firm’s grip on one …

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