Tag: Telecommunications Equipment

Apple’s hot antitrust autumn: Storm clouds are forming from multiple directions

A decision in a landmark antitrust legal case could come by the end of the month, but that is far from the only concern bearing...

Opinion: The metaverse — a merging of realities — is being built out this decade so you can live in it

Facebook, according to a July 28 earnings call, plans to “transition from the social network to a metaverse company.” Let’s start with a definition for...

The main attractions arrive: Apple, Microsoft, Google, Facebook, Amazon and Tesla headline the biggest week of earnings

The coming week will be the most important of this quarter’s earnings season — even if later weeks beat it on quantity, it will be...

What will Apple say about the next iPhone at earnings time? Maybe more than usual

The pandemic may add a wrinkle to the guessing game that normally accompanies Apple Inc.’s June-quarter conference call. Typically the most important tidbit coming out...

Chatter around meme stocks grows quiet as sector sees uncertain end to the weel

After a torrid two weeks of almost non-stop action, things went suddenly eerily quiet in the world of meme stocks on Friday. As the major...

Apple boosts FaceTime, messaging with iOS 15 software upgrades

Apple Inc.’s forthcoming upgrades for its iPhone operating system will aim to make FaceTime a more formidable competitor in the world of videoconferencing, while also...

Apple sees blizzard of demand for $14 billion debt deal

Apple Inc. attracted more than $33 billion worth of orders for its new $14 billion debt deal on Monday, underscoring the continued scramble for all...

Opinion: Apple justifies its huge valuation, while Tesla … not so much

The difference between two of the most popular stocks in America, Apple Inc. and Tesla Inc., stood out starkly Wednesday. Apple AAPL, -0.77% reported a...

Micron earnings: Memory-chip demand has pushed stock to highest prices since dot-com boom

Micron Technology Inc. is expected to execute an about-face earnings report compared with a quarter ago, as prices and demand for memory chips turned on...

Bank workers could get COVID vaccines before most Americans

The American Bankers Association is seeking vaccine prioritization for bank tellers and frontline community-bank employees. An earlier version of this story suggested that the industry...

Short sellers lost $5.5 billion so far in November. Here are the trades that hurt the most

It has so far been a bruising November for those investors betting against cyclically oriented sectors that have been hobbled due to the spread of...

Rivals’ results could be a warning sign for Cisco earnings

Cisco Systems Inc. is scheduled to report first-quarter results on Thursday. Getty Images Cisco Systems Inc.’s ability to withstand the COVID-19 pandemic likely hinges on...

Here’s what Biden could change just by executive order

What could Joe Biden do as president with the stroke of a pen? He’s shown here at a virtual meeting with his COVID-19 advisers on...

Apple, Amazon, Facebook and Google all produce record sales amid Big Tech backlash

Federal antitrust charges against Alphabet Inc.’s Google; advertiser and user boycotts of Facebook Inc.; increasing scrutiny of Apple Inc. and Amazon.com Inc. by the news...

The 5G iPhone is reigniting the subsidy wars, which is good for Apple and consumers but not mobile carriers

Apple Inc. and consumers are set to win as the wireless industry offers its most aggressive launch-day smartphone subsidies in at least five years, but...

Apple makes 5G iPhone seem like a good value, which could be a huge signal boost

Apple Inc. priced its new iPhones on par with its last generation of smartphones Tuesday, and surprisingly put forth a value proposition for consumers that...

After controversy, Cisco commits $100 million to broad social-justice pledge, including increasing Black workers and leadership

Cisco Systems announced commitments to social justice and supporting Black communities. Josep Lago/AFP via Getty Images Cisco Systems Inc., which fired some employees over the...

Apple rolls out a cheaper Apple Watch, subscription bundles and more

The Apple Watch SE is a cheaper Apple Watch that offers a performance boost over the Series 3 and more modern design. Apple Apple Inc....

Apple’s launch event has one big unknown

Apple will hold a virtual event on Sept. 15 that’s expected to bring a new Apple Watch and iPad Air. AFP via Getty Images It’s...

How Apple’s stock split will change the pecking order in the 124-year old Dow

Apple Inc. is planning a 4-for-1 stock split and it has important implications for the Dow Jones Industrial Average, of which it is a key...