Saturday, March 25, 2017

Week in review: GameStop, Micron earnings; red iPhone 7 debuts

The following is a roundup of my stories from

GameStop races to diversify as video game sales sag. (March 24, 2017)

Chip-gear makers rise on upbeat Micron outlook. (March 24, 2017)

Micron leaps on second-quarter earnings; Nvidia signs Tencent. (March 24, 2017)

As Apple flirts with record high, analysts raise price targets. (March 24, 2017)

GameStop crumbles on weak 2017 profit guidance. (March 23, 2017)

Memory-chip maker Micron Technology jumps on earnings, guidance beat. (March 23, 2017)

Apple preps India iPhone production, buys Workflow app. (March 23, 2017)

Sirius XM satellite radio downgraded on less favorable risk-reward. (March 22, 2017)

Apple AirPods will be bigger deal than Apple Watch: analyst. (March 22, 2017)

Adobe, Microsoft join forces in sales, marketing software. (March 21, 2017)

Memory-chip maker Micron gets price-target increase. (March 21, 2017)

Apple debuts red iPhone 7, cheaper iPad, new video app. (March 21, 2017)

Netflix international growth numbers likely to surprise: report. (March 20, 2017)

AMD, Analog get analyst boosts; Monolithic Power still a buy. (March 20, 2017)

Wall Street’s iPhone 8 estimates “way too low”; Apple gets price hike. (March 20, 2017)

Photo: Red iPhone 7 (Apple)

Saturday, March 18, 2017

Week in review: Adobe earnings, Intel buys Mobileye

The following is a roundup of my stories from

Microsoft gaining ground as alternative to Amazon Web Services. (March 17, 2017)

Nintendo Switch could give Nvidia sales a boost. (March 17, 2017)

Apple could double dividend, buy Netflix with foreign cash. (March 17, 2017)

Analyst pounds table for Netflix, initiates with buy rating. (March 17, 2017)

Adobe stock soars on Q1 beat-and-raise report. (March 17, 2017)

Adobe beats on earnings, sales; Shares hit new high after close. (March 16, 2017)

Nvidia teams with Paccar to make self-driving trucks. (March 16, 2017)

GoPro keeps sharks at bay with update, but analysts unsure. (March 16, 2017)

This news suggests Apple iPhone “supercycle is brewing.” (March 16, 2017)

Jabil Circuit beats Q2 sales, earnings views; Guidance in line. (March 15, 2017)

Qorvo upgraded to buy, Intel downgraded to neutral. (March 15, 2017)

Nvidia forges alliance to bring self-driving cars to the masses. (March 15, 2017)

Jefferies upgrades Netflix stock, though still cautious. (March 15, 2017)

Apple services business earns stock a price-target hike. (March 15, 2017)

Pandora joins on-demand streaming music fray, takes on Spotify, Apple. (March 14, 2017)

As chip gear makers hit new highs, analyst sees a pullback. (March 14, 2017)

Analog Devices, Marvell, ON Semi get price-target hikes. (March 13, 2017)

Apple iPhone 8 demand high, consumer survey shows. (March 13, 2017)

Alibaba breaks out as Yahoo details holding company. (March 13, 2017)

Why analysts say Intel’s Mobileye deal is “defensive” driving. (March 13, 2017)

Photo: Intel self-driving car graphic.

Saturday, March 11, 2017

Week in review: ‘Iron Fist’ reviews, Adobe earnings preview

The following is a roundup of my stories from

Adobe Systems climbs to record high before Q1 earnings report. (March 10, 2017)

Broadcom Spikes to Fresh High on Price-Target Hike. (March 10, 2017)

Chip gear stocks rocking as investors come knocking. (March 10, 2017)

Sure of iPhone 8 prospects, analyst hikes Apple price target. (March 10, 2017)

Facebook hits high, Amazon in buy zone, Google nears buy point. (March 10, 2017)

Latest Netflix series “Marvel’s Iron Fist” takes a beating from critics. (March 9, 2017)

Semtech jumps on beat-and-raise Q4 earnings report. (March 8, 2017)

Waiting for the Apple iPhone 8? You might have to wait even longer. (March 8, 2017)

Skyworks Solutions rises on upbeat analyst reports. (March 8, 2017)

Activision Blizzard stock hits record high; Analyst fears top near. (March 7, 2017)

Apple “losing badly” in smart-home market, needs answer to Amazon Echo. (March 7, 2017)

Pandora Media tumbles as buyout prospects fade. (March 7, 2017)

Analog Devices stock gets price-target hikes ahead of deal closing. (March 7, 2017)

Skyworks Solutions gets price target hike on smartphone content growth. (March 6, 2017)

HP upgraded to buy; GoPro cut to sell; Garmin moved to neutral. (March 6, 2017)

Netflix has subscriber “momentum” in these overseas markets, UBS says. (March 6, 2017)

Apple stock gets price-target hike on iPhone 8, India prospects. (March 6, 2017)

Photo: Netflix original series “Marvel’s Iron Fist.”

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Week in review: Nintendo Switch launch, Snap IPO, Broadcom earnings

The following is a roundup of my stories from

Cloudy forecast good for computer data storage firms. (March 3, 2017)

Nintendo Switch game console off to smooth start. (March 3, 2017)

Apple iPhone 8 to feature “Lightning”-fast charging. (March 3, 2017)

AMD tumbles for second straight day on Ryzen chip worries. (March 3, 2017)

Chipmakers Marvell, Micron Technology get price-target hikes. (March 3, 2017)

Analysts stay lukewarm on Snap; McDonald’s gets price-target hike. (March 3, 2017)

AMD stock hammered by disappointing game chip reviews. (March 2, 2017)

RFID chipmaker Impinj called a buy after pullback in shares. (March 2, 2017)

Apple Watch called “magnificent success,” shipments up 13%. (March 2, 2017)

Broadcom spikes to record high after beat-and-raise Q1. (March 2, 2017)

Broadcom price targets upped; Aramark named “Conviction Buy.” (March 2, 2017)

Netflix hovers below all-time high as it nears 100 million subscribers. (March 1, 2017)

Broadcom stock in record high territory after Q1 beat. (March 1, 2017)

Ambarella, Micron, Marvell upgraded; Intel, Cirrus Logic downgraded. (March 1, 2017)

Best Buy tumbles on Q4 sales miss, weak guidance. (March 1, 2017)

Ambarella, GMS upgraded; Target, Palo Alto Networks downgraded. (March 1, 2017)

Apple stock gets two price-target increases, hovers near high. (Feb. 28, 2017)

Broadcom seen posting accelerating sales, earnings growth. (Feb. 28, 2017)

Brink’s, CSX rated buys; TripAdvisor, First Solar cut to sell. (Feb. 28, 2017)

AMD stock hits 9-year high; Micron gets price-target hike. (Feb. 27, 2017)

Tesla cut to sell; Apple gets price-target hike, Buffett boost. (Feb. 27, 2017)

Photo: Nintendo Switch game console.