$AVG (AVG Technologies N.V.)

$AVG {{ '2016-07-07T15:06:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Avast Software and $AVG said the transaction is structured as an all-cash tender offer for all outstanding ordinary shares of $AVG at a price of $25.00 per share in cash. Avast plans to finance the transaction using cash balances on hand and committed debt financing from third party lenders.

$IBM {{ '2018-01-12T12:40:09+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$IBM appointed James Kavanaugh as SVP and CFO effective Jan. 11, 2018 to replace Martin Schroeter. Schroeter will take a new role as SVP, Global Markets, effective Jan. 11, 2018. Kavanaugh is currently SVP, Finance and Operations, and served as $IBM's VP and Controller from 2008 to 2015.

$MSFT {{ '2018-01-04T15:19:52+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

As part of its Healthcare NExT initiative, $MSFT partnered with Seattle-based biotech firm Adaptive Biotechnologies. Microsoft and Adaptive will build a universal blood test that will screen a person's human immune system using the former's AI and machine learning technologies. Microsoft had invested an undisclosed amount for this partnership.

$MSFT {{ '2018-01-03T14:45:28+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT to acquire Pittsburgh-based data storage firm Avere Systems. The transaction terms were not disclosed. Microsoft believes that the addition of Avere Systems will add value to its cloud computing platform Azure and its customers. In March 2017, Avere closed a $14MM Series E funding in which $GOOG was one of the investors.

$IBM {{ '2017-12-29T11:01:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$IBM said it has reached an agreement to resolve the patent lawsuit with $PCLN pending in the United States District Court for Delaware. As part of the confidential settlement, the parties will obtain patent cross-licenses to each company’s worldwide patent portfolio.

$GOOG {{ '2017-12-22T12:16:53+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

“Eric Schmidt, Executive Chairman of the board of directors of $GOOG $GOOGL, has decided to step down. He will take up the role of Technical Advisor to the firm. Schmidt, who has been serving Alphabet for the past 17 years, will continue to serve on its Board. It is expected that the Board will appoint a non-executive chairman at the next meeting.”

$AAPL {{ '2017-12-13T16:14:11+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Finisar Corp, which makes chips that can power various iPhone features including FaceID, will become the latest beneficiary of $AAPL's $1Bil Advanced Manufacturing Fund. Apple said it would invest $390MM in the chipmaker, following which, $FNSR shares shot up about 17% in premarket trading.

$AVGO {{ '2017-12-06T22:46:55+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$AVGO, which recently had a failed takeover bid of $QCOM, swung to profit in 4Q17, driven by a 33% growth in its Wireless communications segment, which makes smartphone parts and chips for iPhones. Profit was $671MM or $1.50 per share for the quarter, while revenue surged 17% to $4.84Bil. Adjusted EPS jumped 32% to $4.59 per share.

$DFS {{ '2017-12-05T21:02:06+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$DFS said its network enables payments for $AAPL's newly launched Apple Pay Cash, which is a virtual debit card that lives within the Apple Wallet app. Apple Pay Cash works on the iPhone SE, iPhone 6 and later, iPad Pro, iPad (5th generation), iPad Air 2, iPad mini 3 and later, and Apple Watch.

$MSFT {{ '2017-11-30T15:29:55+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT announced a quarterly dividend of $0.42 per share, payable on March 8, 2018. to shareholders as of Feb. 15, 2018. The ex-dividend date will be Feb. 14, 2018.

$GOOGL {{ '2017-11-28T18:04:24+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Responding to the growing 'search' interest in finance, $GOOGL $GOOG has added a Finance tab to its Search menu, making it easier for users to access finance information. The new tab brings information the same way as Google Finance does. The revamped search page also allows users to track performance of the stocks they follow, and related news.

$MSFT {{ '2017-11-28T17:58:26+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$MSFT and $SAP expand their partnership by deploying each other's cloud solutions internally. Microsoft's cloud platform Azure, which competes with $AMZN's AWS, will allow its customers to run SAP's cloud platform SAP S/4HANA. SAP SE would move its few key internal business critical systems to Microsoft Azure.

$CRM {{ '2017-11-22T12:27:22+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

$CRM commented it expects to grow the company organically to more than $20Bil by FY22. The company added that it is increasing its investment in international go-to-market resources. $CRM also increased its international headcount nearly 30% annually since FY14 and YTD nearly 40% of new hires were made outside the Americas.

$CRM {{ '2017-11-22T10:34:02+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

For 4Q18, $CRM expects revenue in the range of $2.801-2.811Bil, up 22-23% YoY, while diluted EPS is projected to be in the range of $0.03-0.04. Adjusted EPS is expected in the range of $0.32-0.33 per share. For FY18, $CRM's diluted EPS expectation is of $0.12-0.13, while adjusted EPS is projected in the range of $1.32-1.33.

$CRM {{ '2017-11-22T10:29:00+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$CRM's deferred revenue for 3Q18 grew 26% YoY to $4.39Bil, while unbilled deferred revenue jumped 34% to $11.5Bil. Overall, revenue rose 25% to $2.68Bil. Additionally, $CRM raised its FY18 revenue guidance to $10.43-10.44Bil, with deferred revenue for 4Q18 projected to increase 19-20% YoY.

$CRM {{ '2017-11-22T10:20:17+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

Cloud services provider $CRM, which recently announced a partnership with $GOOGL integrating its core platform with Alphabet's G Suite, swung to 3Q18 profit on strong revenue growth, driven by strong growth from its subscription and support services segment. Profit was $51.3MM or $0.07 per share as against a loss of $37.3MM or $0.05 a year earlier.

$CRM {{ '2017-11-21T21:57:42+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

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$AAPL {{ '2017-11-21T18:20:25+0000' | timeago}} • Infographic

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$CSCO {{ '2017-11-16T19:09:20+0000' | timeago}} • Webcast

Internet gear maker $CSCO attributed its 1Q18 earnings growth to broad-based order growth, especially for the intent-based networking solutions. Currently, Cisco is working with $GOOGL to develop a hybrid cloud solution for on-premise environments. In addition, investments and acquisitions are in the pipeline to develop the Multicloud portfolio.

$QCOM {{ '2017-11-14T13:39:27+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

$QCOM's BoD unanimously rejected its rival $AVGO's $103Bil takeover proposal, stating the proposal undervalues $QCOM and comes with significant regulatory uncertainty. $QCOM has a pending $28.1Bil deal with $NXPI that is currently under the regulatory review in Europe.

$MSFT {{ '2017-11-07T16:34:34+0000' | timeago}} • Announcement

The most awaited launch from $MSFT has happened; Xbox One X. The new 4K gaming console is available across the globe in 35 markets (in U.S. for $499). Microsoft, the gaming rival of Sony and Nintendo, plans to invest more in gaming and has got strong pre-order sales for Xbox One X, which is expected to be in high demand in this holiday season.

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