Samsung (SSNLF.PK) is down 6.9% in Seoul after losing big to Apple (AAPL). Much of Samsung's...

|About: Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (SSNLF)|By:, SA News Editor

Samsung (SSNLF.PK) is down 6.9% in Seoul after losing big to Apple (AAPL). Much of Samsung's $4.5B Q2 net profit was tied to smartphone sales, hence the risk of U.S. injunctions and less competitive products is being taken seriously. Still, some think Android (GOOG) can remain competitive even if it can't use the software patents Samsung was declared to infringe, and others see Apple's efforts to portray Samsung products as Apple clones giving Samsung a marketing boost.