Author Archives: Horatio Alverez

LinkedIn Announces Higher Profit; Plans to Acquire SlideShare – NYSE:LNKD

Linkedin Corporation (NYSE:LNKD) released an upbeat quarterly earnings report on Thursday and stated it intends to acquire presentation service SlideShare in a $118.8 million agreement as the online professional networking service continues its growth. The SlideShare purchase is comprised of … Continue reading

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Restructuring Costs Weighs on First Solar Earnings; Swings to Loss – NASDAQ:FSLR

First Solar, Inc. (NASDAQ:FSLR) turned to a Q1 loss as restructuring costs weighed on the US solar-panel maker’s results and as the firm as well appointed a new chief executive. First Solar hired James Hughes, who stepped in First Solar … Continue reading

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Broadcom’s Net Down, However Sales Forecast Tops Some Analysts’ Predictions – NASDAQ:BRCM

Broadcom Corporation (NASDAQ:BRCM), a manufacturer of chips that help mobile devices connect to the Internet, predicted Q2 sales that may surpass some analysts’ forecasts, lifted by growing orders from smartphone makers. Revenue in Q2 will be $1.9 billion to $2 … Continue reading

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Solar3D Prototype in Progress at UCSB Facility – OTC:SLTD

Solar3D Inc (OTC:SLTD), the developer of a breakthrough 3-dimensional solar cell technology to maximize the conversion of sunlight into electricity, is making stable progress on the manufacturing of a proof-of-concept prototype solar cell in the world-class Nanofabrication Facility at the … Continue reading

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Restructuring Plans Damp Procter & Gamble Earnings; Net Down 16% – NYSE:PG

Procter & Gamble Company (NYSE:PG)’s fiscal Q3 earnings dropped 16% as the consumer goods giant saw greater commodity costs and charges linked to its massive reorganization plan damp results. The manufacturer of Bounty paper towels, Pampers diapers and other household … Continue reading

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