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Sophia Nicholson

Sophia Nicholson has been working with Market Realist since 2017 and covering the TMT (technology, media, and telecom) sector. She has rich experience and over 11 years' sell-side background in analyzing financial reports and identifying investment opportunities. Over the years, Sophia has covered various industries—including TMT, consumer staples, and the consumer discretionary sector. Prior to Market Realist, she worked for one of the leading investment research firms in the US. Sophia's background spans evaluating company portfolios, identifying the overall financial worth of companies, and writing financial articles. Sophia holds an M.Sc. in finance.

Disclosure: I am in full compliance with all ethics and other policies for Market Realist research analysts. I am not invested in securities that I cover on Market Realist.

More From Sophia Nicholson

  • uploads///US digital video ad spending
    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Is Twitter Investing in Original Shows and Programming?

    Last month, Twitter (TWTR) announced it would partner with 30 companies to bring original shows to its platform.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did 21st Century Fox Stock Jump More than 4% on Monday?

    Media giant Comcast (CMCSA) is reportedly getting ready to make an all-cash offer to acquire most of the assets of 21st Century Fox (FOXA).

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Netflix Looks to Hire Neumann As Its CFO

    Netflix (NFLX) is reportedly seeking to hire Spencer Neumann, Activision Blizzard’s (ATVI) CFO, as its new CFO.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Are the Chances of an AT&T–Time Warner Merger Succeeding?

    The proposed $85.4 billion merger of AT&T and Time Warner is currently facing trial.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How AT&T Will Look after the Time Warner Merger

    After the merger, AT&T is expected to attract customers by giving a wide array of discounts to buy two or more of its services.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Is Disney Investing in Theme Parks?

    In the fiscal third quarter, Disney’s Parks and Resorts segment reported revenues of $5.2 billion.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Why Charter Stock Rose 3.6% on July 31

    Charter posted second-quarter results on July 31 before the market opened. The company delivered better-than-expected earnings and revenues.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Inside Analysts’ Recommendations for Twitter

    While Twitter (TWTR) recently posted better-than-expected earnings and revenue on April 25, concerns over its future revenue growth have pulled down the company’s stock by 2.1%.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Buckingham Research Downgrades Netflix due to Competition Fears

    On March 8, Netflix (NFLX) stock fell 0.9% to $349.60 after Buckingham Research downgraded its rating from “buy” to “neutral.”

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Are AT&T’s 5G Technology Plans?

    AT&T (T) announced on January 2, 2018, that it expects to become the first US carrier company to roll out the real 5G network in some markets.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    Why Did eBay Lower Its Fiscal Guidance?

    In the second quarter, eBay (EBAY) reported earnings of $0.53 per share, which topped analysts’ expectations of $0.51 per share.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    How Did AT&T and Verizon Perform amid Global Worries?

    On October 24, AT&T (T) posted weak Q3 earnings as its stock fell ~8.1% on the day. Verizon (VZ) beat estimates and rose slightly.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    US Tax Reform Boosted HP’s Net Income in 1Q18

    During 1Q18, HP (HPQ) earned non-GAAP earnings of $0.48 billion, which increased from the year-ago quarter by $0.10 per share.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Intel Stock Gained 3.6%, AMD Fell 7.6%

    Intel (INTC) stock rose 3.6% on October 2. Intel might start producing its next-generation ten-nanometer manufacturing technology sooner than expected.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Alphabet Stock Remained Stable in February

    Alphabet stock (GOOGL) was almost flat in February but has surged 11.9% on a year-to-date basis as of March 4.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why KeyBanc’s Analyst Is Optimistic about PayPal Stock

    PayPal Holdings has recently been upgraded by an analyst at KeyBanc Capital Markets for the company’s new Venmo debit card.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    How Much Revenue Is Facebook Earning from Advertising?

    Facebook’s advertising business posted second-quarter revenues of $13.0 billion, which grew 42.0% year-over-year.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    Tech Stocks Had Their Worst Day since 2011

    Tech stocks Netflix (NFLX), Twitter, Amazon (AMZN), NVIDIA (NVDA), and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) fell 8.4%, 8.5%, 6.2%, 7.5%, 8.2%, respectively, were among the big tech losses.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Are Google and Amazon Placed in Home Automation Space?

    Alphabet’s (GOOGL) biggest division, Google, has recently gained traction in the home automation segment where Amazon (AMZN) has a dominant position with its Echo Devices.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    How Frontier’s Customer Revenues Trended in Q4

    Frontier (FTR) reported customer revenues of $2.03 billion in the fourth quarter, almost flat from the year-ago quarter.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Sprint Boosted Adjusted EBITDA with Cost Savings

    Sprint (S) has been making serious efforts to cut its costs to revive its profits in the wireless space and has been eliminating more than $1 billion in costs in each of the past four years.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Disney’s Bid for Fox Could Have Edge over Comcast’s Bid

    Walt Disney (DIS) recently won the endorsement of two influential proxy advisers for its $71.3 billion deal for the media and entertainment assets of Twenty-First Century Fox (FOXA).

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    The Latest on the Broadcom-CA Technologies Deal

    On October 12, chipmaker Broadcom (AVGO) obtained antitrust approval from the European Union (EZU) for its all-cash $19 billion deal to acquire software company CA Technologies (CA).

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Which Movies Are Boosting Disney’s Studio Revenues?

    In fiscal 2Q18, the success of Marvel’s Black Panther drove Disney’s Studio Entertainment segment’s revenues by a whopping 21.0% YoY.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Can Twitter Benefit with Encrypted Messages Feature?

    After years of rumors of enabling an encrypted messaging feature, Twitter (TWTR) is finally testing a feature that will allow users to send end-to-end encrypted messages to other users.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Amazon Expands Whole Foods’ Grocery Delivery

    Retail e-commerce giant Amazon (AMZN) has expanded its online grocery delivery service from its Whole Foods stores to more cities across the United States.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Inside Sprint’s Customer Base

    The performance of a mobile carrier’s network determines its customer base. Sprint (S) has been focusing on upgrading its network to keep its customers.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Is Amazon Stock Performing?

    Amazon (AMZN) stock fell 1.2% in March but has gained 7.9% on a year-to-date basis as of March 8.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Netflix Stock Drops despite Positive Q1 Results

    The world’s largest video streaming service provider, Netflix (NFLX), announced impressive first-quarter results after the closing bell on April 16.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    What Analysts Recommend for Frontier

    Out of the 17 analysts covering Frontier, only one analyst has rated the stock a “buy,” while ten analysts rated the stock a “hold.”

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    AT&T Aims to Boost Advertising Business through Xandr

    AT&T (T) has named its advertising and analytics division Xandr, which it believes will drive advertising revenue to 170 million subscribers.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    Why Verizon Continued to Lose FiOS Video Customers

    Verizon (VZ) reported wireline segment revenues of $7.4 billion in the third quarter.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    Snap Stock Rose on Upbeat Q1 Results

    Snap (SNAP) stock surged ~11% in after-hours trading on Tuesday after the social media giant beat analysts’ estimates in the first quarter of 2019.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Are Analysts Still Positive on Netflix despite Competition?

    Out of the 43 analysts covering Netflix (NFLX), 26 analysts have given it a “buy.”

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Dish to Expand in This Market with New Bundled Service

    Dish Network (DISH) has unveiled a new bundled service, called Dish Fiber, that lets apartment owners have a managed Wi-Fi service with a speed of up to one gigabit per second,

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Will Apple’s Launch of News+ Help Boost Its Revenue?

    On March 25, during an event held in Cupertino, California, Apple launched its news and magazine subscription service, News+.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    How Verizon’s Media Business Performed in 1Q18

    In 1Q18, Verizon’s (VZ) digital media and advertising subsidiary, Oath, posted gross revenues of $1.9 billion—excluding the impact of the revenue recognition standard.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Why Is Qualcomm Stock Rising Today?

    Qualcomm (QCOM) stock is up over 2% so far today after the markets rebounded. This rise follows its 4.6% decline on October 8.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Twitter’s Jack Dorsey Bans Political Ads, Stock Falls

    Twitter (TWTR) has banned paid political ads on its platform globally, effective November 22. CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted the announcement yesterday.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    The Impact of the AT&T–Time Warner Merger

    Analyst Craig Moffett believes that AT&T has an 80% chance of prevailing in court in its proposed merger with Time Warner.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Fox Might Favor Disney’s Bid despite Comcast’s Higher Offer

    As per a report from Reuters, Comcast (CMCSA) is eyeing some of the media and entertainment assets of 21st Century Fox (FOXA), threatening Disney’s (DIS) bid for those assets.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Why Did Qualcomm Fall 7.4% in November?

    Qualcomm’s stock price has been under pressure in 2018. Qualcomm’s stock price has declined almost 9% in the past year as of December 4.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Twitter Stock Falling on Saudi Spying Charges

    Twitter stock (TWTR) is falling on reports of a criminal complaint. Twitter employees have been charged with spying on users for the Saudi government.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Fitbit Stock Fall 6.90% on Friday?

    Fitbit (FIT) stock closed down at $6.07 on July 20. The 6.90% fall in the stock price was due to the ongoing tariff war between the US and China.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    No ‘Buy’ Ratings for Frontier despite Improved Losses in Q4 2018

    Frontier Communications (FTR) marginally beat revenue estimates and reported wider-than-expected losses per share in the fourth quarter of 2018.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Is Disney Doing to Get Regulatory Approval for Fox Deal?

    On October 15, Walt Disney (DIS) announced that it had offered concessions to the European Commission on October 12 to help resolve the European Union’s (EZU) antitrust concerns.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Can Snap Stock Meet Cramer’s Expectations?

    Snap (SNAP) stock’s performance has been unimpressive this month. As of Friday, the stock had gained only 1.2% month-to-date.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    How Is Broadcom Stock Placed Ahead of Its Q4 Earnings?

    Broadcom is set to report its fiscal 2019 Q4 results on December 12. We expect the company’s earnings to beat analysts’ Q4 and fiscal 2019 estimates.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What’s the Motive behind Alibaba’s Acquisition of 8% in Bilibili?

    On February 14, Alibaba (BABA) bought a stake in China’s top online video sharing platform Bilibili (BILI), according to the Xinhua News Agency.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    Why Facebook’s Spending Is Rising

    Facebook (FB) has been hiring workers and spending billions on user data security, increasing the company’s expenses.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Facebook’s Video Chat Feature: Better than Zoom and Houseparty?

    On April 24, Facebook launched a new group video chat service, which will be available on the core social platform and its Messenger app.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Facebook Is Facing General Data Protection Regulation Fines

    Facebook and Google are facing charges for the violation of the new EU (European Union) law on data protection and privacy.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Will AT&T’s Merger Appeal Pose a Threat to Comcast’s Bid for Fox?

    The US government has recently decided to appeal AT&T’s (T) takeover of Time Warner.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Analyst Price Target

    Shopify Withdraws 2020 Guidance, Stock Falls

    Shopify (NASDAQ:SHOP) stock fell 7.74% on April 1 after the company suspended its guidance due to the deadly coronavirus outbreak.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What Do Comcast’s Growing Revenues Signal?

    Comcast (CMCSA) boasted revenue of $22.8 billion in the first quarter, well above the consensus estimate of $22.7 billion.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    What’s behind HP’s Sluggish Revenue Growth in Q1?

    HP Inc. (HPQ) has posted double-digit growth in revenues on a YoY basis for eight consecutive quarters.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Did Facebook Lift Its Ban on Some Cryptocurrency Ads?

    Facebook (FB) is lifting its ban on ads for some cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is Disney Arranging Financing to Fend Off Comcast for Fox Assets?

    Last month, Comcast announced that it is in the “advanced stages of preparing” an all-cash offer for the Fox assets.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is Amazon’s Alexa Harming Privacy?

    Despite the sluggish growth in the US housing segment, home improvement is gaining popularity.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Facebook Stock Could Rise More after Its Q1 Earnings

    Facebook stock fell 1.35% on April 27 and closed at $187.5. The company will likely report its first-quarter earnings results today after the market close.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Facebook’s Q2 Revenue Growth Accelerated: Here’s Why

    Facebook (FB) posted revenue of $16.9 billion in the second quarter.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Comcast’s Offer for Fox after Disney’s Deal Got the Nod from the DoJ

    As Disney has received approval from the DoJ, the pressure on Comcast has increased to improve its offer over Disney’s latest proposal.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Inside Intel’s Lacklustre Q1 Revenue Forecast

    Chip maker Intel (INTC) reported lower-than-expected fourth-quarter revenue after the trading bell on January 24.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Viacom and CBS Could Benefit from Potential Merger

    Media players Viacom (VIAB) and CBS (CBS) are again talking about a merger.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Analyst Price Target

    Intel Stock: Why Are Analysts Bullish amid the Sell-Off?

    Lately, Intel has been facing numerous challenges. However, the stock could still be an excellent near-term buy amid the growing demand for high-end CPUs.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Comcast Raised Bid to Buy Sky

    Last week, cable and media conglomerate Comcast (CMCSA) increased its bid to 26 billion pounds (or $34 billion) to buy a 61% stake in London-based pay-TV company Sky.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Will Disney’s $71.3 Billion Bid for Fox’s Assets Dent Comcast?

    The Walt Disney Company recently offered a deal price of more than $71.3 billion for significant assets of 21st Century Fox.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Twitter Stock Rises, Elliott Management Plans to Oust Dorsey

    Twitter stock has risen over 7% as of 10:36 AM ET during today’s trading session. Elliott Management wants to replace CEO Jack Dorsey.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    Why Facebook Stock Fell 3.1% in February

    Facebook (FB) fell 3.1% in February but has surged 27.7% on a year-to-date basis as of March 4.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    How Fox’s Assets Could Benefit Disney

    In December 2017, Walt Disney (DIS) announced an acquisition deal with 21st Century Fox (FOXA) to acquire most of the assets for equity value of ~$52.4 billion.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why 21st Century Fox Stock Rose More than 7%

    Media giant Disney (DIS) has recently made a higher bid than rival bidder Comcast (CMCSA) for most of the assets of 21st Century Fox (FOXA).

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why AT&T and Other Carriers Stopped Location Sharing with Brokers

    AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), Sprint (S), and T-Mobile (TMUS) have reportedly stopped sharing location information of users to data brokers for privacy reasons.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Inside Facebook’s Efforts to Increase User Confidence

    To improve its marred image, Facebook has been hiring more employees and spending billions on user data security.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is Google Still Working on Censored Search in China?

    Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google is again facing criticism over its controversial search engine in China (MCHI) (FXI).

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Soft DRAM and NAND Pricing Could Hurt Micron’s Profits

    Micron (MU) manufactures DRAM (dynamic random-access memory) and NAND (negative AND) memory chips, which are used as the main memory in computers and as storage in mobile devices.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Could Comcast’s Planned Higher Bid for Fox Hurt Its Credit Score?

    Fox’s board of directors readily agreed to Disney’s new bid due to the stock offering and apparently lower regulatory hurdles.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Hulu’s Live TV Guide Feature Can Boost Its Subscriber Base

    Disney is in the process of acquiring most of 21st Century Fox’s assets for ~$66.1 billion, including Fox’s debt of roughly $13.7 billion.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Comcast and the Many Benefits of Sky

    The Sky deal is expected to boost Comcast’s international revenue to 25% from the current 9% generated outside the United States.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Why Facebook May Have to Pay Fines to the FTC

    The FTC fine is related to the company’s involvement in the Cambridge Analytica scandal in 2018.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Understanding the Impact of the AT&T–Time Warner Merger

    AT&T’s merger with Time Warner will give it access to Time Warner’s attractive media assets to compete with growing digital rivals.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How AT&T–Time Warner Approval Could Shape Other Deals

    The long-awaited $85.4 billion mega-merger between AT&T (T) and Time Warner (TWX) finally got a green light from a federal judge yesterday.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    What Drove Oracle’s Q3 Earnings Results?

    Cloud services company Oracle (ORCL) posted adjusted earnings of $0.87 per share in the third quarter of fiscal 2019.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Earnings Report

    Micron Stock Soars Due to Upbeat Earnings and Guidance

    Micron stock has risen around 6% in the pre-market trading session today. The company recorded better-than-expected second-quarter earnings.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Should Comcast Make a Counterbid for Fox to Overshadow Disney?

    The Walt Disney Company (DIS) has raised its offer to $71.3 billion for 21st Century Fox’s (FOXA) entertainment assets.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is Zuckerberg in Trouble Again?

    Facebook (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems to be in trouble again, with federal regulators reportedly blaming him for the company’s mishandling of customer data and privacy.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Walt Disney Finally Closes Its Fox Acquisition

    Yesterday, Walt Disney (DIS) finally closed its long-awaited acquisition of most of 21st Century Fox’s (FOX) (FOXA) media and entertainment assets.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Google Is Joining the Mobile Payment Space with Google Pay

    Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google plans to combine Google Wallet and Android Pay under a single payment service called Google Pay.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Spotify Follows Twitter in Suspending Political Ads in 2020

    Spotify stock dipped after the company announced it would suspend political ads in the US in 2020. Let’s see what’s in store for the music streaming giant.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Square Stock Soared ~11% on Friday after Getting New CFO

    The stock of US-based payments service provider Square (SQ) gained ~10.99% on Friday after the appointment of a new CFO.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Does Micron Look Attractive Right Now?

    Micron Technology (MU) stock has been declining since Tuesday after two analysts downgraded their estimates on the stock.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Apple Stock Is on Fire: Can It Sustain the Growth Momentum?

    Apple stock has regained its strength after being impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The stock has gained around 8.1% since the beginning of May.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Facebook Stock Hit an All-Time High amid Data Privacy Issues

    Facebook (FB) stock soared and reached a fresh 52-week high of $203.64 on July 6. The stock ended the day 2.47% higher at $203.23.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Analyst Price Target

    Why a J.P. Morgan Analyst Finds Nikola Stock Attractive

    On Wednesday, J.P. Morgan analyst Paul Coster upgraded Nikola stock to “overweight” from “neutral.” However, he reiterated the target price at $45.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Xerox Warns HP to Go Hostile in Takeover Bid

    Xerox Holdings (XRX) threatened HP Inc. (HPQ) to take its takeover bid hostile after HP rejected Xerox’s offer of $22 per share.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Is It Time to Go Long on Square Stock?

    Square (SQ) stock has remained extremely volatile in the past year. The stock has underperformed the broader markets and most of its peers.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Is Nvidia Stock a ‘Buy’ amid the Stock Market Crash?

    Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock has been hammered due to volatility in the global markets amid the coronavirus pandemic. Will the stock recover?

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Is Apple Stock Close to Losing Its Trillion-Dollar Value?

    As of Thursday, the market value of Apple stock was around $1.09 trillion. Apple is one of the most valuable companies in the world.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Can Nvidia Stock Sustain Its Growth Momentum in 2020?

    Nvidia stock generated stellar returns in 2019. The stock rose more than 76.6% last year. Nvidia stock touched a new high of $241.81 on December 23.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Micron Earnings: Is Memory Price Recovery Ahead?

    Micron Technology (MU) is set to report its fiscal 2020 first-quarter earnings results after the closing bell on December 18.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Tech & Comm Services

    Microchip Warns about Coronavirus Risk, Cuts Guidance

    Microchip (NASDAQ:MCHP) lowered its revenue guidance on Tuesday due to the coronavirus risk. As a result, the stock fell over 6% on Tuesday.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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