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  • Seppo Sahrakorpi
    $NOK Economic Times: Nokia likely to leave India plant out of Microsoft deal http://bit.ly/1qPQBaD
    Thu, 2:05 PM
    Reply (2)
    • toonies: I see it like good news. Indian tax issue seems going to be never-ending story:)
      Thu, 3:17 PM
    • alphaRAJU: Everyone can afford a smartphone, so close the factory. Don't need to make anymore dumb phones.
      Thu, 3:52 PM
      • Seppo Sahrakorpi
        $NOK Kauppalehti/Bloomberg: Director of the Chennai factory resigns, replaced by some other guy http://bit.ly/P6eLPZ
        Wed, 8:16 PM
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        • La Rue: Other guy is V. Sembian, one of original members, since August 2005. Good luck to him.
          Wed, 8:36 PM
        • Timothy Bryan: he will need to wear a bulletproof vest with those nutjob Indian trade unionists...
          Wed, 11:45 PM
          • Seppo Sahrakorpi
            $NOK Kauppalehti / Nokia: Tamil Nadu gov claims that Nokia sold 275 phones in the province in 2009-11, instead of exporting them.
            Tue, 10:04 PM
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            • alphaRAJU: I'm glad they are such fools. Good for Nokia.
              Tue, 11:44 PM
            • Toastypro: The future economic impact will be greater if the factory gets shut down for good rather than nickel and dime with Nokia. Must be anti biz
              Wed, 8:58 AM
              • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                $NOK The Financial Express: Nokia India workers fume, allege management forcing them to opt for VRS http://bit.ly/1jJeHkH
                Tue, 10:00 PM
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                • Seppo Sahrakorpi: ...shifted to countries like Vietnam...."
                  Tue, 10:02 PM
                • Timothy Bryan: I think the number of produced units is closer to 0 by now...
                  Wed, 7:52 AM
                  • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                    Finnish Boradcasting Corp interview of interim $NOK CEO Ihamuotila: "If transfer of Chennai to $MSFT fails, Nokia plans to manufacture...
                    Tue, 9:54 PM
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                    • Seppo Sahrakorpi: He also says that the D&S deal should close in April http://bit.ly/1hHsJDG
                      Tue, 9:59 PM
                    • mepa84: I think closure of Chennai plant will be a gradual process to avoid severe damage to both employees and reputation of both NOK and MSFT.
                      Wed, 10:23 AM
                      • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                        In 2010 Jorma Ollila's favorites for $NOK's CEO were Scott McNealy of Sun, Anssi Vanjoki of Nokia, and Elop of MSFT, in this order.
                        Tue, 9:44 PM
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                        • 4301ipana: Facebook comments on the book http://on.fb.me/QftSba
                          Thu, 1:37 AM
                        • Seppo Sahrakorpi: Thanks
                          Thu, 7:56 AM
                          • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                            Per consensus analysis by SME Direkt, $NOK will issue (an average) ~0.60 EUR per share dividend. 0.11 EUR regular and 0.48 EUR special div
                            Tue, 9:40 PM
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                            • Timothy Bryan: I would be surprised if it wasn't more like .20 regular .40 special
                              Wed, 4:14 AM
                            • yahmed153: Thats a nice yield :) if its around ~.4 euros
                              Wed, 4:16 PM
                              • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                Got some more $NOK @ $7.15...all loaded for the D&S sale pop... :)
                                Tue, 11:23 AM
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                                • Seppo Sahrakorpi: 04/29 ~6AM EST
                                  Tue, 2:40 PM
                                • mepa84: Thanks Seppo.
                                  Tue, 2:50 PM
                                  • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                    The total $NOK short interest (NYSE and Helsinki shares combined) was ~71M shares (~1.90% of the float) as of 03/31/2014.
                                    Apr 10, 9:44 AM
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                                    • Seppo Sahrakorpi: ...was in 15-20% range of the total float.
                                      Apr 10, 9:46 AM
                                    • nic777: Good to know. Thanks Seppo!
                                      Apr 10, 10:59 AM
                                      • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                        $NOK short interest in NYSE went up by 1M shares from 25M to 26M shares (0.69% of the float) as of 03/31/2014 http://bit.ly/MSyJuQ
                                        Apr 10, 9:37 AM
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                                          • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                            $LNVGY Bloomberg: Lenovo-IBM Deal Under U.S. Scrutiny Over Pentagon Server Use http://buswk.co/1hgka3F
                                            Apr 5, 1:30 PM
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                                              • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                Nice low volume stock manipulation again going w/ $CRAY. Bought some more @ $34.38
                                                Apr 4, 1:02 PM
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                                                  • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                    CQS LLP increased yesterday its $NOK short interest by 0.11% points from 0.60% to 0.71% of the float http://bit.ly/SiN8P7
                                                    Apr 3, 11:35 AM
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                                                      • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                        $NOK Press release: Nokia Introduces Three Lumia Smartphones for Windows Phone 8.1 http://nokia.ly/1hAZMZA
                                                        Apr 2, 2:18 PM
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                                                        • Timothy Bryan: interesting...
                                                          Apr 2, 9:16 PM
                                                        • joshvegas: Probably these are the last Lumia phones named Nokia.
                                                          Apr 3, 1:25 AM
                                                          • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                            $NOK Kauppalehti: Chennai employees getting angrier at Nokia, planning more hunger strikes next week http://bit.ly/QFJuoI
                                                            Apr 2, 11:49 AM
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                                                            • Tim Rohkemper: Gov's influence on this topic and all they see is their employer closing the plant and thus their future.
                                                              Apr 3, 2:35 AM
                                                            • Tim Rohkemper: They are not to blame, but those authorities are.
                                                              Apr 3, 2:35 AM
                                                              • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                                $NOK showing a good rally, I hope this is not some harsh April Fools joke on us $NOK longs... :)
                                                                Apr 1, 1:02 PM
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                                                                • mepa84: change in the past including the deal as wells as Juniper rumors and HTC patent deal.
                                                                  Apr 1, 4:00 PM
                                                                • seymore4: so far two big blocks in AH, 200K and 430K..both at the closing price.
                                                                  Apr 1, 5:06 PM
                                                                  • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                                    $MSFT Foss: Microsoft announces license agreement with Dell, its 23rd known Android patent deal $NOK http://bit.ly/1h4zXfU
                                                                    Mar 28, 10:35 PM
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                                                                      • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                                        $BBRY FierceWireless: BlackBerry sells 2.3M BB 7 devices, and just 1.1M BB10 phones, but CEO remains upbeat http://bit.ly/1mzoi0F
                                                                        Mar 28, 10:17 PM
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                                                                        • LYogi: he's upbeat because he knows how much the OS has improved since launch and the very positive Z30 feedback. I would be too.
                                                                          Mar 28, 10:32 PM
                                                                        • GroundUp: I just got my 10.2 update for my Z10 on TMobile yesterday. I honestly like it a lot :( $BBRY slide really hurt me today. But I am still long
                                                                          Mar 29, 12:16 AM
                                                                          • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                                            The _total_ $NOK short interest (NYSE and Helsinki combined) was ~70M shares, i.e. 1.87% of the float as of 03/15, up by ~0.05% points ...
                                                                            Mar 26, 10:15 AM
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                                                                            • Seppo Sahrakorpi: ... since 02/28 http://seekingalpha.com/c/j0tq9
                                                                              Mar 26, 10:15 AM
                                                                              • Seppo Sahrakorpi
                                                                                As of 03/15 $NOK short interest in NYSE rose by 6M from 19M to 25M shares, i.e. to 0.67% of the float http://bit.ly/MSyJuQ
                                                                                Mar 26, 10:08 AM
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