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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. (SSNLF)

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  • Jan. 5, 2012, 6:46 AM
    Samsung Electronics (SSNLF.PK) estimates that it will see more than 15% growth in its home appliance sales this year, aided by the firm's increasing presence in the high-end products market.
    | Jan. 5, 2012, 6:46 AM | Comment!
  • Jan. 4, 2012, 2:48 PM
    Samsung (SSNLF.PK) has received approval to build a $4.5B NAND flash memory plant in China. Samsung and other memory makers have been responding to a faltering DRAM market by investing heavily in NAND, which is seeing strong consumption growth from the mobile device and SSD markets. Over the long run, this could depress prices and margins for industry players such as SNDK and MU.
    | Jan. 4, 2012, 2:48 PM | Comment!
  • Dec. 30, 2011, 10:35 AM
    Whirlpool (WHR +0.2%) files an anti-dumping petition with the U.S. Department of Commerce and U.S. International Trade Commission over clothes washers manufactured in South Korea and Mexico by Samsung (SSNLF.PK) and LG that are marketed at a substantial discount in the U.S.
    | Dec. 30, 2011, 10:35 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 29, 2011, 6:57 PM
    Samsung Electronics (SSNLF.PK) strengthened its lead as the top overall handset maker in the U.S. during the three months ended in November, while Google's (GOOG) Android platform expanded its dominance of the U.S. smartphone market, according to industry tracker comScore.
    | Dec. 29, 2011, 6:57 PM | Comment!
  • Dec. 28, 2011, 3:09 AM
    Samsung (SSNLF.PK), Sharp (SHCAY.PK) and five other Asian electronics companies have agreed to pay $552M to settle allegations of price-fixing on LCD screens.
    | Dec. 28, 2011, 3:09 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 27, 2011, 8:41 AM
    Apple (AAPL) plans on releasing television sets in Q2 or Q3 2012, claims Digitimes, with the first sets expected to feature 32-inch and 37-inch displays. Samsung (SSNLF.PK) will reportedly provide chips for the sets, and Sharp (as previously rumored) will provide the displays. (earlier)
    | Dec. 27, 2011, 8:41 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 27, 2011, 5:38 AM
    Samsung (SSNLF.PK) aims to lift its global handset sales by 15% next year to 374M units by focusing on smartphones, according to a report in the Korea Economic Daily. The move would give Samsung a stronger footing against larger rival Nokia (NOK), whose handset sales are projected to fall 5% next year to 399M.
    | Dec. 27, 2011, 5:38 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 26, 2011, 2:06 AM
    Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) board approves a plan to buy Sony's (SNE) entire stake in their LCD joint venture for 1.08T won ($939M). The two companies will sign the deal agreement today.
    | Dec. 26, 2011, 2:06 AM | 5 Comments
  • Dec. 23, 2011, 11:44 AM
    Bernstein's Pierre Ferragu sees Apple's (AAPL) global patent battles with Android vendors as a tempest in a teapot. Noting how HTC and Samsung (SSNLF.PK) have demonstrated or claimed workarounds (I, II) to Apple patents they've been deemed by courts to infringe, Ferragu expects the end result of all the squabbling will be "partial settlements" in which "essential and quasi essential" patents are cross-licensed.
    | Dec. 23, 2011, 11:44 AM | 4 Comments
  • Dec. 22, 2011, 5:10 AM
    Chipmaker Elpida Memory (ELPDF.PK) will start tie-up talks next month with rival Nanya Technology, reports the Nikkei business daily, in hopes of presenting as a stronger competitor to Samsung (SSNLF.PK) and Hynix Semiconductor in the DRAM market.
    | Dec. 22, 2011, 5:10 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 19, 2011, 10:08 AM
    As part of its aggressive 2012 capex plans, Samsung (SSNLF.PK) is looking to nearly triple the capacity of its chip foundry business, according to Digitimes Research, with a focus on expanding the production of high-margin logic chips such as Apple's A5 CPU. Samsung's efforts could lead to additional price and margin pressure for rivals such as TSM, UMC, SMI, and TSEM.
    | Dec. 19, 2011, 10:08 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 19, 2011, 3:51 AM
    Samsung (SSNLF.PK) fires the latest shot in the tech world's ongoing patent war, filing new claims against Apple (AAPL) in an ongoing infringement case in Germany. The four new complaints include the use of emoticons.
    | Dec. 19, 2011, 3:51 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 16, 2011, 7:56 AM
    Samsung (SSNLF.PK) commercials mocking the iPhone and its fans (video) could be having an impact: YouGov's BrandIndex metric, which tracks the positive and negative buzz surrounding brands, finds Apple's (AAPL) buzz score has dropped noticeably since the ads began playing. It's added adults ages 50+ are mostly responsible for the drop. Samsung's much-anticipated Galaxy Nexus went on sale yesterday.
    | Dec. 16, 2011, 7:56 AM | 2 Comments
  • Dec. 15, 2011, 10:23 AM
    After repeated delays and a Google Wallet controversy, Verizon Wireless (VZ, VOD) is finally taking orders for Samsung's (SSNLF.PK) Galaxy Nexus, originally meant to be the flagship Android phone for the holiday season. Texas Instruments (TXN) has to be pleased the Nexus is finally available, and so must Google (GOOG), given widespread reports of strong U.S. iPhone sales. (previously)
    | Dec. 15, 2011, 10:23 AM | 3 Comments
  • Dec. 9, 2011, 5:19 AM
    Samsung (SSNLF.PK) wins the latest Australian round of its global patent battle with Apple (AAPL) after the country's High Court lifts a ban on selling the Galaxy tablet, with the decision coming just in time for Christmas. However, a French court yesterday rejected Samsung's bid to block sales of the iPhone 4S in France.
    | Dec. 9, 2011, 5:19 AM | Comment!
  • Dec. 8, 2011, 11:06 AM
    As expected, a French court has shot down an attempt by Samsung (SSNLF.PK) to obtain an injunction banning iPhone 4S sales within the country. An Italian court will hold a second hearing next week on a similar ban attempt. According to Florian Mueller, Apple (AAPL) and Samsung are now "embroiled in more than 30 lawsuits in a minimum of 12 courts in at least 9 countries on 4 continents" (previously)
    | Dec. 8, 2011, 11:06 AM | 1 Comment
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Company Description
Sector: Technology
Country: Korea