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Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) Not So Honest Marketing Strategy

Apple’s (NASDAQ:AAPL) Not So Honest Marketing Strategy

We all know how powerful the media is and how it has a deep impact on our thinking process. It almost has the ability to brainwash us, to convert us. In the competitive world of today, companies are using this effect of media to their advantage, and more strongly than […]

Alibaba’s (NYSE:BABA) warm welcome into the U.S; record-breaking IPO

Alibaba’s (NYSE:BABA) warm welcome into the U.S; record-breaking IPO

Alibaba Group Holding (NYSE:BABA), the famous Chinese online trader, has at last stepped in NYSE – with the symbol “BABA”. During its first trading session, the stock price jumped up by 38%. The company’s stock started to trade at $92.70 which was quite high as compared to the IPO price; […]

Ford’s (NYSE:F) Surveillance Mode Offering

Ford’s (NYSE:F) Surveillance Mode Offering

The American automaker – Ford Motors (NYSE:F) – developed new features to help protect police officers when faced with rear attacks. The company has added the rear attack feature known as ‘’surveillance mode’’ on Ford (NYSE:F) Taurus which gives the cops a signal that they are being attacked from the […]

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) to stop drilling in Russian arctic due to sanctions

Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM) to stop drilling in Russian arctic due to sanctions

Everyone is aware of the sanctions issued against Russia by the U.S government. Exxon Mobil Corporation (NYSE:XOM), in the wake of these sanctions, stopped working on an oil well in Russia- a project that could’ve gotten them billions. The sanction, which forbids companies to deal or trade with Russia in […]

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Minecraft Maker Mojang : a deal worth $2.5 Billion

Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) and Minecraft Maker Mojang : a deal worth $2.5 Billion

Statistics have shown that in the last two years, gamers have invested over 2 billion hours on Minecraft of Microsoft’s (NASDAQ:MSFT) Xbox 360 eventually leading to Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) (MSFT -0.96%) making the relationship official. A deal worth 2.5 billion dollars was signed and Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT) bought Minecraft maker Mojang. This […]

Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) and its Generosity for Three Men

Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) and its Generosity for Three Men

Mario Mazzola, Prem Jain and Luca Cafiero are the three extraordinary engineers at Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO) who are the heart, soul and brains of the company. Cisco (NASDAQ:CSCO)’s CEO, John Chambers has rewarded them and their teams with $2.38 billion in the past 20 years, even though, technically speaking, they weren’t […]

Glimcher Realty Trust (NYSE:GRT) Up on Acquisition Annoucement

Glimcher Realty Trust (NYSE:GRT) Up on Acquisition Annoucement

A 34 percent premium was offered for Glimcher Realty Trust (NYSE:GRT) by the Washington Prime Group Inc, a real estate investment trust based in Maryland.  The deal is valued at $4.3B.  The new company name will be WP Gilmcher, marrying the two merging companies. Their new office location will be at: […]

Sales Decline, Not a Good Day for McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD)

Sales Decline, Not a Good Day for McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD)

Tuesday was not a good day for McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) at all. Why? Because there had been a reported decrease by3.7% in comparable-store sales as reported by the fast food giant. Don Thompson, Chief Executive Officer for McDonald’s (NYSE:MCD) – the largest fast food chain in the world – was thus […]

Home Depot (NYSE:HD) struggling after Security Breaches

Home Depot (NYSE:HD) struggling after Security Breaches

Home Depot’s (NYSE:HD) shares dropped prior to Tuesday after the payment systems confirmed to have been hacked. This exposed millions of shoppers that used both debit and credit cards in its Canadian and U.S. stores. This breach may turn out to be one of the largest in the history of […]

How Much Upside Potential Still to be Expected from Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX)?

How Much Upside Potential Still to be Expected from Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX)?

Starbucks corporation (NASDAQ:SBUX) is a well-known coffee house based in Washington. The company has shown a very positive growth in the comparable-store sales and its third quarter finance denoted the company’s consistent quarterly growth by 5% for the 18th consecutive time. Not only this, but the trader is consistently increasing […]