NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- BlackBerry was a gainer before market open on Tuesday as investors responded to the imminent arrival of the company's new Z10 phone. AT&T announced on Tuesday that it will start selling the touchscreen phone on Friday, March 22. BlackBerry announced its long-awaited BlackBerry 10 OS in late January, along with two new smartphones. The touchscreen...
(2 months and 11 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) - BlackBerry, formerly Research in Motion, continued its recent momentum in pre-market trading, climbing more than 2%. On Thursday documents filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission revealed that former RIM co-CEO Jim Balsillie sold his stake in the company. At the end of 2011, Balsillie had held 5.1% of RIM's shares, according to media reports....
(3 months and 5 days ago)
TORONTO (AP) — BlackBerry-maker Research In Motion will launch its new touchscreen smartphone in the U.S. with AT&T on March 22. The release will come several weeks after RIM launched the much-delayed devices elsewhere. AT&T said Monday said the Z10 will be available for $199.99 with a two-year contract. Sales of the device began in the U.K. and Canada shortly after...
(2 months and 12 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Zynga continued its recent momentum in premarket trading on Tuesday, still lifted by Nevada's decision to legalize online gambling. Shares of the social gamer, which gained 7.04% during Monday's session, rose 2.04% to $3.50 on Tuesday. Zynga was also one of the most active premarket Nasdaq stocks on share volume of 171,763. BlackBerry shares also rose...
(2 months and 25 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Shares of Zynga surged more than 10% in premarket trading on Wednesday, lifted by the company's introduction of real-money gambling in the U.K. The social gamer's stock climbed 10.75% to $3.40 before market open. Zynga was also the most active premarket Nasdaq stock on share volume of 5,273,685. Vodafone shares, however, fell 3.15% to $28.48, after...
(1 month and 17 days ago)
Mobile phone giant says flagship Lumia phone is gaining traction, but low-end phone sales miss forecast.
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NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Groupon was a big gainer in premarket trading Thursday after the daily deals site received an upgrade from Piper Jaffray. The analyst firm upgraded Groupon shares to "overweight" from "neutral" and increased its price target to $8 from $5.50, citing improving international business trends and continued strength in North America. Groupon shares rose...
(2 months and 30 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Comcast was a big gainer in premarket trading after the company reached a deal to buy the remaining 49% stake in NBCUniversal from General Electric for $16.7 billion. The deal came earlier than observers were expecting. Comcast and GE formed the NBCUniversal joint venture in 2009. Shares of the media giant rose 8.67% to $42.35 following the news....
(3 months and 7 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Ciena was a big winner in premarket trading on Thursday, surging more than 14% after posting better-than-expected first-quarter results. The networking specialist reported revenue of $453.1 million and earnings, excluding items, of 12 cents a share. Analysts were looking for sales of $448.3 million and a loss of 13 cents a share. Ciena shares rose...
(2 months and 16 days ago)
NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- Micron Technology shares popped almost 8% in premarket trading on Friday, after reporting better-than-expected second-quarter revenue. Late on Thursday, the chipmaker reported sales of $2.08 billion, above analysts' estimates of $1.92 billion. Micron posted a loss of 28 cents a share, compared with Wall Street's anticipated loss of 20 cents a share....
(2 months and 1 day ago)
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