Saturday, August 27, 2016

Week in review: Best Buy, GameStop, HP earnings

The following is a roundup of my stories from

Apple should buy Sirius XM satellite radio, CNBC’s Jim Cramer says. (Aug. 26, 2016)

Samsung pushing Galaxy Note 7 hard ahead of iPhone 7 launch. (Aug. 26, 2016)

GameStop falls on Q2 sales miss; earnings targets maintained. (Aug. 26, 2016)

Nike, Dollar General, Splunk downgraded; Medtronic price target hiked. (Aug. 26, 2016)

Electronics For Imaging stock breaks out on bullish report. (Aug. 25, 2016)

Netflix stock projected to rise 50%, fueled by millennials. (Aug. 25, 2016)

Apple might take on Snapchat with video-sharing app: report. (Aug. 25, 2016)

HP printing woes hit stock, but not for long. (Aug. 25, 2016)

Netflix, L-3 upgraded; Northrop, Workday downgraded. (Aug. 25, 2016)

HP stock tumbles in late trading on weak earnings outlook. (Aug. 24, 2016)

Garmin stock cut to sell by Goldman Sachs on fitness headwinds. (Aug. 24, 2016)

Best Buy gets price target hikes; Garmin downgraded; Lockheed neutral. (Aug. 24, 2016)

Netflix on pace to top 100 million subscribers worldwide by 2018. (Aug. 23, 2016)

Electronic Arts breaks tackles, hits new high on NFL game launch. (Aug. 23, 2016)

Fitbit, Garmin, GoPro get lift from Best Buy’s Q2 earnings report. (Aug. 23, 2016)

Best Buy stock jumps on Q2 earnings beat as same-store sales rise. (Aug. 23, 2016)

Square, United rated buys; Logitech, ResMed downgraded. (Aug. 23, 2016)

HP faces PC, printer headwinds in fiscal Q3 earnings report. (Aug. 22, 2016)

Best Buy, GameStop earnings dogged by Target report. (Aug. 22, 2016)

Most-anticipated video game is out of this world. (Aug. 22, 2016)

Apple’s smartphone profit share slipping vs. Samsung. (Aug. 22, 2016)

Anheuser-Busch upgraded; Micron, Microsemi get PT hikes. (Aug. 22, 2016)

Photo: HP Envy 4524 printer.

Saturday, August 13, 2016

Week in review: Apple Watch SOS feature spotlighted

The following is a roundup of my stories from

Mohawk Industries flooring investors with earnings growth. (Aug. 15, 2016)

Apple Watch could save your life with upcoming feature. (Aug. 11, 2016)

Apple stock gets price target hike on improved iPhone 7 outlook. (Aug. 11, 2016)

“Pokemon Go” on $1 billion-plus annual revenue run rate. (Aug. 10, 2016)

Apple planning first major MacBook Pro upgrade in over 4 years. (Aug. 10, 2016)

Apple pressuring iPhone component suppliers for price cuts. (Aug. 9, 2016)

Fossil targets Apple Watch with new smartwatch lineup. (Aug. 9, 2016)

Next Apple Watch to include GPS, but no cellular capability: analyst. (Aug. 8, 2016)

GoPro’s next camera to have feature it once criticized. (Aug. 8, 2016)

Photo: Apple Watch SOS feature will be in the company’s watchOS 3.

Saturday, August 6, 2016

Week in review: Fitbit, EA, Activision, Take-Two earnings

The following is a roundup of my stories from

Apple changing its strategy for TV: report. (Aug. 5, 2016)

OLED leader Universal Display cracks on Q2 miss. (Aug. 5, 2016)

Remote control maker Universal Electronics slips on Q2 report. (Aug. 5, 2016)

Video game firms Activision, Take-Two get price target hikes. (Aug. 5, 2016)

Priceline stock climbs late on EPS beat and raise. (Aug. 4, 2016)

Tech reseller CDW doing well in challenging climate, analysts say. (Aug. 4, 2016)

Apple seeks to extend patent protection to look of device. (Aug. 4, 2016)

Apple iPhone 8 sales seen rising 20% over upcoming iPhone 7. (Aug. 3, 2016)

Twitter stock gets boost from takeover chatter. (Aug. 3, 2016)

Fitbit gets pulses racing with Q2 beat, strong outlook. (Aug. 3, 2016)

Electronic Arts stock gets price target hikes on Q1 earnings. (Aug. 3, 2016)

Samsung debuts new phablet, takes shots at Apple iPhone. (Aug. 2, 2016)

Fitbit beats Q2 views, reaffirms full-year guidance. (Aug. 2, 2016)

Logitech stock near 5-year-plus high after June-quarter beat. (Aug. 2, 2016)

GameStop gobbles 507 AT&T Mobility stores in diversification move. (Aug. 2, 2016)

Netflix finds badly needed hit series in “Stranger Things.” (Aug. 2, 2016)

IRobot stock rises as Dyson releases competing robot vacuum. (Aug. 1, 2016)

OLED display technology stocks hit record highs. (Aug. 1, 2016)

Activision, EA, Take-Two near record highs ahead of earnings. (Aug. 1, 2016)

Fitbit hopes for clean bill of health for Q2, rest of year. (Aug. 1, 2016)

Kanye West goads Apple CEO Tim Cook to buy Tidal. (Aug. 1, 2016)

Windows 10 adoption hits 21% as free upgrade offer ends. (Aug. 1, 2016)

Photo: Screenshot from Activision’s video game “Overwatch.”