Technology


Security flaws put virtually all phones, computers at risk
- January 06, 2018

Updated , 9.48am, 4 January 2018: This article was updated clarify that at the time of writing, Apple has yet to comment on updates to tackle vulnerabilities posed by the Spectre and Meltdown revelations. Here's what Meltdown and Spectre are. A JavaScript proof-of-concept of this exploit was developed by researchers, which is capable of reading the memory of the host browser process. (more...)
Project Future Performance Before Investment: Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: SGYP) Project Future Performance Before Investment: Synergy Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: SGYP)
- January 06, 2018

Active and passive investors always require every bit of information available regarding his chosen security and this include keeping close watch on fundamental and technical data. Pandora Media, Inc., formerly known as Savage Beast Technologies Incorporated, is based in Oakland, California. Cypress Semiconductor Corporation (NASDAQ:CY) gained 0.62 Percent and closed its previous trading session at $16.27. (more...)
Emiko Higashi Sells 500 Shares of KLA-Tencor Corp (KLAC) Stock
- January 06, 2018

The stock increased 2.25% or $2.4226 during the last trading session, reaching $109.9826. About 920,200 shares traded. KLA-Tencor Corp has a fifty-two week low of $77.86 and a fifty-two week high of $114.43. Therefore 10% are positive. Finally, Argus began coverage on shares of KLA-Tencor in a report on Wednesday, November 29th. The rating was maintained by Cowen & Co on Friday, July 29 with "Market Perform". (more...)
Nucor Co. (NYSE:NUE) EVP Sells 39037 Shares of Stock
- January 06, 2018

The fund acquired 5,810 shares of the basic materials company's stock, valued at approximately $326,000. Cincinnati Insurance Company decreased its stake in Nucor Corp ( NUE ) by 3.17% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. (more...)
Amphenol Corporation (APH) Receives $87.90 Consensus Target Price from Analysts
- January 06, 2018

About 180,871 shares traded. QEP Resources, Inc. (NYSE:QEP) has declined 34.57% since January 4, 2017 and is downtrending. It has outperformed by 15.08% the S&P500. Moreover, Lazard Asset Mngmt Ltd Liability has 0% invested in The Goldman Sachs Group, Inc. Amphenol Corporation, together with its subsidiaries, engages in the design, manufacture, and marketing of electrical, electronic, and fiber optic connectors worldwide. (more...)
Microsoft's emergency Windows Meltdown patch may be incompatible with your PC Microsoft's emergency Windows Meltdown patch may be incompatible with your PC
- January 06, 2018

As a side note, any device that has an Intel , AMD or ARM CPU is technically vulnerable, so it's probably best to check the manufacturer's page for any software or firmware updates . Earlier this week a security flaw with x86 CPUs went public , which reportedly impacted Intel CPUs the most. Business Insider reported that the reason for performance issues is related to "speculative execution", a key method in how the " kernel ", or core, of Windows and other operating systems interact ... (more...)
Israel begins process to expel 40000 African migrants Israel begins process to expel 40000 African migrants
- January 06, 2018

Increasing numbers of African migrants have found their way into Israel in recent years. The Africans now hold short-term residence visas which must be renewed every two months. This group includes people fleeing war-torn countries such as Syria, who are likely to be granted refugee status, as well as people who are seeking jobs and better lives, who governments are likely to rule are economic migrants. (more...)
Apple says Meltdown and Spectre flaws affect all Mac and iOS devices
- January 06, 2018

It was inevitable that devices made by Californian giant Apple would also succumb to the CPU vulnerabilities striking terror across the tech world. "Security researchers have recently uncovered security issues known by two names, Meltdown and Spectre ", warned Apple in a statement. (more...)
Microsoft releases Surface UEFI updates for Spectre and Meltdown issues
- January 06, 2018

Microsoft has since released patches for all supported versions of Windows , and Intel has released firmware updates . After yesterday's problem that has shaken the whole world regarding Intel CPUs design flaw, there has been an answer for Microsoft and their Windows 10. (more...)
Apple Releases a Statement on the Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities Apple Releases a Statement on the Meltdown and Spectre Vulnerabilities
- January 06, 2018

Spectre is harder to exploit - it works by breaking down the isolation between different applications, allowing attackers to trick applications into leaking secrets. Security researchers have recently uncovered security issues known by two names, Meltdown and Spectre. Google has already updated its G Suite productivity service and its cloud platform to protect users. (more...)
Range Resources Corporation (RRC)
- January 06, 2018

The company traded as high as $18.06 and last traded at $17.92. The company saw 11.34 million shares trade hands over the course of the day. Range Resources Corporation ( RRC ) closed its previous trading session at $17.92 with the gain of 5.04%. (more...)
Florida Resident Discover Disney Tickets Are Back! Florida Resident Discover Disney Tickets Are Back!
- January 06, 2018

Tickets must be bought by June 20 and used by June 24. Plus, with this offer you'll receive special benefits-including Extra Magic Hours, ** which gives your family more time to enjoy some of the most iconic attractions at one of the theme parks before it opens or after it closes. (more...)
Fitbit could add glucose monitors to future health-monitoring devices Fitbit could add glucose monitors to future health-monitoring devices
- January 06, 2018

Reports surfaced early previous year that Apple was working on one itself, but while Sano's product uses tiny needles to take its measurements, Apple has reportedly been chasing a device that has so far proved unattainable - a non-invasive, continuously monitoring device. (more...)
(NASDAQ:AAPL) Position Cut by Edge Wealth Management LLC
- January 06, 2018

Short-term as well long term investors always focus on the liquidity of the stocks so for that concern, liquidity measure in recent quarter results of the company was recorded 1.90 as current ratio and on the opponent side the debt to equity ratio was 0.57 and long-term debt to equity ratio also remained 0.53. (more...)
Brokers Issue Forecasts for Ultra Clean Holdings Inc's FY2018 Earnings (UCTT)
- January 06, 2018

State Street Corp now owns 601,912 shares of the semiconductor company's stock valued at $11,285,000 after buying an additional 74,084 shares during the last quarter. (NASDAQ: UCTT ). Axa has invested 0.02% in Ultra Clean Holdings, Inc . (NASDAQ: UCTT ). Ubs Asset Mngmt Americas accumulated 0% or 6,900 shares. (NASDAQ:MU) for 443,900 shares. (more...)
Stock Jumping Abnormally High: Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMD)
- January 06, 2018

Marathon Trading Lc stated it has 19,000 shares. Financial Architects Inc increased its stake in Advanced Micro Devices Inc (Call) ( AMD ) by 4050% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Investors sentiment increased to 1.51 in 2017 Q3. Its down 0.17, from 1.12 in 2017Q2. Canaccord Genuity reissued a "buy" rating and set a $20.00 price target on shares of Advanced Micro Devices in a report on Friday, September 8th. (more...)
Sprouts Farmers Market, Inc. (SFM), Canadian Natural Resources Limited (CNQ)
- January 06, 2018

It has underperformed by 25.18% the S&P500. Canadian Natural Resources Limited (NYSE: CNQ ) shares raised 0.27% to close at $37.25. Therefore 79% are positive. This represents a $0.86 dividend on an annualized basis and a dividend yield of 2.30%. Hermes Investment Management Ltd has invested 0.4% in Verizon Communications Inc. (more...)
Discover Financial Services (NYSE:DFS) MF Rank Update
- January 06, 2018

Roffman Miller Associates Inc bought 8,062 shares as the company's stock declined 15.69% while stock markets rallied. Institutional investors own 84.77% of the company's stock. Chevy Chase Trust Holdings Inc decreased its stake in Discover Finl Svcs (DFS) by 14.2% based on its latest 2017Q3 regulatory filing with the SEC. Stanley invested in 0.15% or 8,676 shares. (more...)
Future God of War Games Could Take on Egyptian or Mayan Mythology Future God of War Games Could Take on Egyptian or Mayan Mythology
- January 06, 2018

Barlog also says the only thing more hard about the new God of War game is child birth. It seems as though the God of War games may become somewhat cyclical in that it will eventually explore additional eras, following its original Greek exploration for the entirety of six whole games. (more...)
Altria Group INC (MO) Stake Maintained by Lvw Advisors Llc
- January 06, 2018

Janus Henderson Group PLC now owns 19,831,702 shares of the company's stock worth $1,476,867,000 after purchasing an additional 19,740,509 shares during the last quarter. Altria Group had a return on equity of 109.95% and a net margin of 55.31%. Investors of record on Thursday, December 21st will be paid a $0.66 dividend. (more...)
Japan Says North Korea Poses Biggest Threat Since World War II Japan Says North Korea Poses Biggest Threat Since World War II
- January 06, 2018

Speaking at his first news conference of the year on Thursday, Abe said the North has over the past year escalated military provocation through its nuclear and missile programs. Japan's prime minister on Friday expressed hope for better relations with China in 2018, which marks the 40th anniversary of a peace treaty between the two nations. (more...)
Zacks Investment Research Lowers Seagate Technology (STX) to Hold
- January 06, 2018

The stock decreased 0.49% or $0.21 during the last trading session, reaching $42.64. About 324,171 shares traded. Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX ) has risen 107.16% since January 4, 2017 and is uptrending. Seagate Technology PLC (NASDAQ: STX ) last announced its quarterly earnings data on Tuesday, January 24th. Axa invested in 0% or 10,400 shares. Janus Henderson Group PLC boosted its stake in shares of Seagate Technology by 7,384.8% during the 2nd quarter. (more...)
Intel CEO sold shares before chip security flaw was disclosed Intel CEO sold shares before chip security flaw was disclosed
- January 06, 2018

Krzanich sold off all but 250,000 of his Intel shares-the minimum number he's required to hold per his employee agreement-in November, according to US Securities and Exchange Commission filings uncovered by Business Insider . The Rule 10b5-1 plan under which Krzanich scheduled the stock sale is meant to shield executives from accusations of insider trading. And, for what it's worth, Intel shares are trading at nearly exactly the same price as when Krzanich sold his shares (a ... (more...)
Woman charged over Facebook Live shooting Woman charged over Facebook Live shooting
- January 06, 2018

In that parking lot, she reportedly ran into an acquaintance, a woman who was sitting in a vehicle. An argument can be heard in the video before Austin appears fires the gun. Austin was expected to appear in court on Friday. It is unclear at this time if Austin has a lawyer who can speak on her behalf. Police spokesman Anthony Guglielmi has described the shooting to the broadcaster as a "domestic-related incident between two individuals that know each other". (more...)
Street Analysts View On Nokia Corporation (NOK), Quidel Corporation (QDEL)
- January 06, 2018

Teachers Advisors LLC boosted its position in Nokia Corp by 159.2% in the third quarter. A statistical measure of the dispersion of returns (volatility) for NOK producing salvation in Investors mouth, it has week volatility of 1.18% and for the month booked as 1.44%. (more...)
Connacht come so close to flooring high-flying Leinster Connacht come so close to flooring high-flying Leinster
- January 06, 2018

Having beaten Munster and Connacht , Leinster will be keen to make it a hat-trick of interprovincial wins and there'll certainly be no complacency as they draw upon the disappointments of last season. "We will continue to do what we have done all season. And the opposition was putting a lot of heat on at the same time, so yeah, it was courageous, but unfortunately emotion took over". (more...)
Nintendo Switch Becomes Fastest-Selling Console Ever in US
- January 06, 2018

Within just nine months (the Switch released in March), Nintendo amassed a catalogue of exclusives that easily challenges Sony's, and you have to imagine made Microsoft balk, as the latter cancelled or delayed every project people were excited about. (more...)
Stocks within Assessment: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV (FCAU), Schlumberger Limited (SLB)
- January 05, 2018

About 5.78M shares traded. It is down 0.00% since January 5, 2017 and is. The stock of Fiat Chrysler Automobiles N.V. (NYSE: FCAU ) earned "Buy" rating by Jefferies on Wednesday, August 23. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles now has a consensus rating of "Hold" and a consensus target price of €16.33 ($19.44). (NYSE:JPM) has a market cap of $381.35 billion and over the last 12 months, JPM has risen by 25.46%. (more...)
A Look Into the Returns of Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS) A Look Into the Returns of Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE:BKS)
- January 05, 2018

This segment also sells and leases new, overhauled, and repaired engine and airframe parts and components; and provides inventory and fix programs, warranty claim management, and outsourcing programs for engine and airframe parts and components, as well as performance logistics programs in support of the U.S. (more...)
Mary J Blige to get star on Hollywood Walk of Fame
- January 05, 2018

Blige is one of the most popular singers of our generation. The 46-year-old star went makeup-free for her role as beleaguered matriarch Florence Jackson in the movie and she recently admitted it wasn't "easy" for her to dramatically change her appearance. (more...)