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  • Google (GOOG): Q2 EPS of $9.56 misses by $1.22. Revenue (ex.-TAC) of $11.1B misses by $230M. Shares -4.5% AH. CC at 4:30PM ET (webcast). (PR[View news story]
    Tomorrow will be more blood. Huge miss, and only 5% down the stock?
    Jul 18, 2013. 06:28 PM | 3 Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • More on Google: Ad prices remain under pressure, likely due to mobile: cost-per-click -2% Q/Q and -6% Y/Y in Q2; they fell 4% Q/Q and Y/Y in Q1. Paid clicks +4% Q/Q and +23% Y/Y, better than Q1's +3% Q/Q and +20% Y/Y. Google Sites revenue (68% of total) +18% Y/Y (same as Q1), ad network revenue (24% of total) only +7%, down from Q1's +12%. Other revenue (inc. Nexus) +138% to $1.05B. International 55% of sales (same as Q1). TAC steady at 25% of revenue. Motorola sales -4% Q/Q to $998M. Capex was $1.6B, up from Q1's $1.2B. Google headcount rose by 2.4K Q/Q to 40.2K, Motorola Mobility headcount fell by 50%+ to 4.6K. R&D spend +29% Y/Y to $2B, sales/marketing +23% to $1.7B, G&A +27% to $1.2B. GOOG -5.2% AH. (PR[View news story]
    For me a Buying opportunity is $ 700 .
    Jul 18, 2013. 05:48 PM | 1 Like Like |Link to Comment
  • CNBC reports that a bankruptcy judge has approved the purchase of 200 Boeing (BA +1.5%) aircraft by American Airlines (AMR -4.1%). During the hearing, an attorney for AMR informed the judge that the carrier hasn't seen a noticeable dropoff in passengers since its filing. [View news story]
    Who sees AMR coming out of chapter 11 with US Airways ?
    Dec 22, 2011. 01:27 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • Market recap: Stocks rallied in early trading on Black Friday optimism, but ended the day lower, as Italy's weak auction and broader macro concerns proved too much to ignore. S&P's downgrade of Belgium prior to the close also didn't help. Financials moved higher, but tech was weak, with volatile Internet names especially falling hard. Crude moved slightly higher, but gold sold off.  [View news story]
    Yes i think everybody wants to hold their money to see how next week looks and avoid losses from bad news this weekend that would make investors to sell on monday.
    Nov 26, 2011. 04:33 AM | Likes Like |Link to Comment
  • 7 Dirt-Cheap Takeover Targets in Biotech [View article]
    I have seen CPRX go down again to $1.00 and stay there for some weeks. Any ideas to share? its near to finish 2011 and NO partnerships announced.
    Nov 22, 2011. 03:03 PM | Likes Like |Link to Comment