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Amazon Web Services will lose money on $6.6 billion in revenue this year, says analyst (AMZN)

by Gizmoration March 30, 2015
Amazon’s cloud computing business is growing fast and will grow from $ 4.6 billion in revenue in 2014 to $ 6.6 billion in 2015 and $ 9.2 billion in 2016, according to estimates by Citi. But its margins are razor-thin — Citi estimates it lost $ 123 million in 2014, and will earn only $ [...]

An analyst arguing that biotech is NOT in a bubble sort of makes the case that it IS in a bubble (IBB, BIIB, AMGN, CS)

by Gizmoration March 27, 2015
There is probably a bubble in biotech stocks.  In a big note on published on Friday, analysts at Credit Suisse ask if we’re in a biotech bubble, and answer that no, it’s not a bubble, merely a “new era” for biotech stocks.  Which is exactly what it sounds like when something is a bubble.  Credit [...]

Analyst says Biogen has been ‘wild-fun,’ but it’s time to take a break (BIIB, XBI, IBB)

by Gizmoration March 23, 2015
Biogen shares spiked by more than 9% on Friday after it announced preliminary results for an Alzheimer’s disease treatment called BIIB037. Stifel analysts had set a price target of $ 451 per share, and Biogen shot past that on Friday to as high as $ 480. Several analysts upgraded their price targets. But on Monday, [...]

Why Your Startup Needs a Business Analyst

by Gizmoration March 10, 2015
Building a startup company takes more than just a great idea. Success requires employees who care about the company and want to see it flourish just as much as you do. Most businesses, regardless of their stage of operation, benefit from the expertise and education of a business analyst. These professionals bring to the table [...]

Analyst roulette picks 15.4 million Apple Watch sales for 2015

by Gizmoration March 7, 2015
Even in the wake of an uber-popular device like the iPhone 6, which sold upward of 10 million units in its first weekend alone, it’s fascinating to see analysts hedging their bets when it comes to the Apple Watch. The spread… Read more ›

The worst Apple analyst ever thinks Apple is doomed for a ridiculous new reason

by Gizmoration March 6, 2015
Here at BGR, we’ve long been fascinated by the musings of Global Equities Research analyst Trip Chowdhry, who seems to shift wildly back and forth as to whether Apple is doomed to catastrophic failure or primed for unparalleled success. One year ago, for instance, he declared that Apple would “disappear” and become “irrelevant” unless it released [...]

Analyst Gene Munster guesses Watch pricing, thinks only 10,000 Editions will be sold in the first year

by Gizmoration March 3, 2015
Spotted: Analyst guessing Apple Watch pricing. Analyst Gene Muster, from Piper Jaffray, has today posted a report with his predictions about Apple Watch pricing. Munster believes that Apple will improve overall margins through the sale of bands. This makes a lot of sense, especially considering Apple Retail SVP Angela Ahrendts is calling out ‘accessories’ as a key [...]

ANALYST: The ’60 Minutes’ report on Lumber Liquidators was way worse than we thought it would be (LL)

by Gizmoration March 2, 2015
On Sunday night, “60 Minutes” aired a damning report on Lumber Liquidators and what appeared to be intentional mislabeling of certain laminate flooring products made at a factory in China.  And in a note to clients, Piper Jaffray analysts wrote that the report was worse than the firm had prepared for.  Piper said the report [...]

This bullish analyst says half of US households will have Amazon Prime in five years

by Gizmoration February 26, 2015
Half of the households in the United States could be using Amazon Prime, the online retailer’s premium subscription service, in just five years. That’s the amazing prediction from Macquarie, Australia’s biggest investment bank.  The service, which costs £79 per year in the UK or $ 99 in the US, offers two-day delivery of items, allows [...]


New Samsung Galaxy Note Edge Will Come to U.S. Soon

by RJ Kon November 5, 2014
The innovation curved edge display of Samsung’s Galaxy Note Edge would be the most attracting feature of the phablet sized device. The Samsung lovers of U.S can soon have their most loved device soon as the company announced that soon it is shipping the devices to U.S. But the steep price is what makes the [...]
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iPhone 6 (iPhone Air) Release Date, Price, Specs, News and Rumors

by Nick Adamson February 2, 2014
Will it be called iPhone 6, iPhone Air or something else? (technically it’ll be the 9th iPhone). According to a reputable Chinese analyst, Apple is looking to push production on the much anticipated iPhone 6 to May 2014 and much to surprise of probably everyone, the phone will not be any larger than 4.7 inches. There have been many conflicting [...]

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Is The Apple Stock Rotten? The Giant Lost Preferred Spot

by Chris Murphyon April 3, 2013
Apple may have strong earnings, but the Apple stock is not only down, its major investor Fidelity Contrafund is slashing their shares. And industry analysts are not recommending to buy. As of January 23rd, 2013 a press release from Apple stated its 13-week fiscal 2013 first quarter, ending December 29, 2012, revenue reached $54.5 billion, [...]
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iPhone 5S Release Date Rumored for June, Backed Up

by Matthew Lucason March 28, 2013
Two weeks ago, we exclusively reported the iPhone 5S release date as June 29th, according to an inside source from Apple. Now our story is backed up by many rumors that confirm a late June release of Apple’s iPhone 5S. The latest information comes, today, from TechCrunch, who reports that a confidential catalog, with details [...]

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Playstation 4 Release Rumors Spread As Sony Plans Press Event

by Matthew Lucason February 3, 2013
Many rumors are spreading regarding the Playstation 4 launch as Sony sent invitations to the press and bloggers for a press conference in New York City for February 20th. The company did not reveal any details, but it did confirm that we will “see the future” of PlayStation. The statement was accompanied by a teaser video (see below). Recent [...]
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Apple iPad 5 Release Date, Rumors & Leaked Photos: Lighter, Slimmer and Faster

by Matthew Lucason January 20, 2013
According to sources the Apple iPad 5 release date will be in the third quarter of 2013, most probably at the end on March. It is expected to be “significantly lighter and slimmer” than last year’s 9.7-inch models, much faster and potentially reducing the width down to just 7.2mm. It is also possible that this [...]

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The 6 Craziest Job Openings in the Military Domain

by Nick Adamson December 28, 2012
Military-Industrial Artist Let’s face it, your artistic talent is going to waste working for minimum wage at that coffee bar. And you’re not exactly using your top-secret security clearance either, brewing up mochaccinos. Luckily, there’s a job that combines your comic book skills with your remarkable ability to make it through art school while only [...]