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MacDailyNews
Analysts: Long wait times for Apple’s iPhone 7/Plus encouraging – MacDailyNewsin the current long wait for units, but he thinks demand is also very good at t
Analysts: Long wait times for Apple’s iPhone 7/Plus encouraging – MacDailyNews
MacDailyNews / Posted 6 hours ago
in the current long wait for units, but he thinks demand is also very good at this point,” Ray reports. “Also this morning, BTIG Research’s Walter Piecyk notes this morning long wait times, writing ‘the initial results indicate longer waits for... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tipped Disney-Twitter merger poses risks for founder's legacyhas been burned many times in technology. The challenge for Disney is that Twi
Tipped Disney-Twitter merger poses risks for founder's legacy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
has been burned many times in technology. The challenge for Disney is that Twitter makes no money. Rich Greenfield, BTIG Research analyst A push into video-game production, including the acquisition of Playdom in 2010 for as much as $763... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Tipped Disney-Twitter merger poses risks for founder's legacyhas been burned many times in technology. The challenge for Disney is that Twi
Tipped Disney-Twitter merger poses risks for founder's legacy
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 3 days ago
has been burned many times in technology. The challenge for Disney is that Twitter makes no money. Rich Greenfield, BTIG Research analyst A push into video-game production, including the acquisition of Playdom in 2010 for as much as $763... Read more
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Business Standard India
Twitter's future form tied to buyerproblem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Un
Twitter's future form tied to buyer
Business Standard India / Posted 3 days ago
problem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Union would allow the transaction," said BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield. Facebook Inc, meanwhile, has been trying to replicate Twitter on its own platform and could... Read more
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Newsmax
Twitter Could Take Many Forms, Depending on New Ownerproblem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Un
Twitter Could Take Many Forms, Depending on New Owner
Newsmax / Posted 3 days ago
problem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Union would allow the transaction," said BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield. Facebook Inc, meanwhile, has been trying to replicate Twitter on its own platform and could... Read more
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Fortune
How Twitter Could Change Under the Umbrellas of Disney, Salesforce, or Googleproblem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Un
How Twitter Could Change Under the Umbrellas of Disney, Salesforce, or Google
Fortune / Posted 3 days ago
problem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Union would allow the transaction,” said BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield. Facebook Inc, meanwhile, has been trying to replicate Twitter on its own platform and could... Read more
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iol.co.za
Disney, Google show interest in Twitterproblem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Un
Disney, Google show interest in Twitter
iol.co.za / Posted 3 days ago
problem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Union would allow the transaction,” said BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield. Facebook Inc, meanwhile, has been trying to replicate Twitter on its own platform and could... Read more
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Reuters
Twitter could take many forms, depending on new ownerproblem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Un
Twitter could take many forms, depending on new owner
Reuters / Posted 3 days ago
problem. The unknown is whether regulators in the United States and European Union would allow the transaction," said BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield. Facebook Inc (FB.O), meanwhile, has been trying to replicate Twitter on its own platform and... Read more
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Market Watch
Buying Twitter would be a ‘dumb’ idea for Salesforce.comwe continue to believe Disney should have interest [in acquiring Twitter,” said
Buying Twitter would be a ‘dumb’ idea for Salesforce.com
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
we continue to believe Disney should have interest [in acquiring Twitter,” said Rich Greenfield, an analyst at BTIG. “The problem is Twitter doesn’t make money, so it’d be a highly dilutive acquisition.” Disney did not immediately... Read more
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Business Insider
Chipotle spent millions launching an incredible rewards program for customers — but nobody caredprogram's end in September could alienate some customers just as they are getti
Chipotle spent millions launching an incredible rewards program for customers — but nobody cared
Business Insider / Posted 8 days ago
program's end in September could alienate some customers just as they are getting accustomed to the rewards," BTIG analyst Peter Saleh wrote in a July research note. Chipotle said two months ago that it was already working on a... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Viacom's Next Steps: Does CBS' Leslie Moonves Hold the Key?Amusements. But as FBR analyst Barton Crockett observes, “That does not rule ou
Viacom's Next Steps: Does CBS' Leslie Moonves Hold the Key?
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 9 days ago
Amusements. But as FBR analyst Barton Crockett observes, “That does not rule out talks next week or next month.” Says BTIG analyst Richard Greenfield: “We expect the next steps for National Amusements will be a reunification of Viacom and CBS... Read more
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Variety
Viacom Shakeup: Focus on Internal CEO Candidates Indicates CBS Reunion Is Long-Term Goalto believe that the most logical next step is to put the pieces back together,”
Viacom Shakeup: Focus on Internal CEO Candidates Indicates CBS Reunion Is Long-Term Goal
Variety / Posted 9 days ago
to believe that the most logical next step is to put the pieces back together,” said Rich Greenfield, an analyst with BTIG. “Scale matters a lot.” Michael Nathanson of MoffettNathanson observed in a research note: “If the internal path is... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald'sdoubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreak
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald's
Stamford Advocate / Posted 9 days ago
doubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreaks. In a note published earlier this month, BTIG analyst Peter Saleh said the company's marketing strategy has become "stale" in the minds of consumers and that its... Read more
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Connecticut Post
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald'sdoubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreak
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald's
Connecticut Post / Posted 9 days ago
doubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreaks. In a note published earlier this month, BTIG analyst Peter Saleh said the company's marketing strategy has become "stale" in the minds of consumers and that its... Read more
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9d
San Francisco Chronicle
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald'sdoubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreak
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald's
San Francisco Chronicle / Posted 9 days ago
doubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreaks. In a note published earlier this month, BTIG analyst Peter Saleh said the company's marketing strategy has become "stale" in the minds of consumers and that its... Read more
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Business Insider
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald'sdoubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreak
Chipotle: We’re losing customers to McDonald's
Business Insider / Posted 9 days ago
doubts recently over whether Chipotle will ever fully recover from the outbreaks. In a note published earlier this month, BTIG analyst Peter Saleh said the company's marketing strategy has become "stale" in the minds of consumers and that its... Read more
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10d
CNBC
Intent to cut the cord hits new high, survey saysof people who have already cancelled their service, that intent appears to be t
Intent to cut the cord hits new high, survey says
CNBC / Posted 10 days ago
of people who have already cancelled their service, that intent appears to be translating into action. In a recent report, BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield noted that "just a few years ago, the industry was adding video subs at a 1-2 percent rate."... Read more
10d
Fortune
Wireless Service From These Cable Guys Is on the Wayof U.S. suburban and rural areas has posed a challenge for carriers relying on
Wireless Service From These Cable Guys Is on the Way
Fortune / Posted 10 days ago
of U.S. suburban and rural areas has posed a challenge for carriers relying on Wi-Fi here. “The wireless industry is structurally different than Europe, where WiFi First strategies have had success,” said Walter Piecyk, an analyst at BTIG Rese... Read more
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dna
iPhone 7 launch generates crowds, queues worldwidelaunch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to USD 114.92 at th
iPhone 7 launch generates crowds, queues worldwide
dna / Posted 11 days ago
launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to USD 114.92 at the close of trading on the Nasdaq exchange. BTIG research said in a note to investors that, despite a lack of lines, analysts there expected iPhone sales in the final... Read more
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FOX Business
Carriers Are Desperate For Iphone Customersare going back Carriers are signing up new customers at their slowest rate in
Carriers Are Desperate For Iphone Customers
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
are going back Carriers are signing up new customers at their slowest rate in 15 years, according to Walt Piecyk at BTIG. That's due to a combination of fewer people switching carriers and customers holding onto their phones longer. The... Read more
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FOX Business
Carriers Are Desperate For Iphone CustomersReading Below Carriers are signing up new customers at their slowest rate in 1
Carriers Are Desperate For Iphone Customers
FOX Business / Posted 13 days ago
Reading Below Carriers are signing up new customers at their slowest rate in 15 years, according to Walt Piecyk at BTIG. That's due to a combination of fewer people switching carriers and customers holding onto their phones longer. The... Read more
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Manila Standard Today
iPhone launch generates crowds, queues worldwidethe launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at t
iPhone launch generates crowds, queues worldwide
Manila Standard Today / Posted 13 days ago
the launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at the close of trading on the Nasdaq exchange. BTIG research said in a note to investors that, despite a lack of lines, analysts there expected iPhone sales in the final... Read more
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New Zimbabwe
Crowds worldwide as new iPhone launchedthe launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at t
Crowds worldwide as new iPhone launched
New Zimbabwe / Posted 13 days ago
the launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at the close of trading on the Nasdaq exchange. BTIG research said in a note to investors that, despite a lack of lines, analysts there expected iPhone sales in the final... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
iPhone launch generates crowds, queues worldwidethe launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at t
iPhone launch generates crowds, queues worldwide
Manila Bulletin / Posted 13 days ago
the launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at the close of trading on the Nasdaq exchange. BTIG research said in a note to investors that, despite a lack of lines, analysts there expected iPhone sales in the final... Read more
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Inquirier.net
iPhone launch generates crowds, queues worldwidethe launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at t
iPhone launch generates crowds, queues worldwide
Inquirier.net / Posted 13 days ago
the launch as well, with Apple shares down about a half-percent to $114.92 at the close of trading on the Nasdaq exchange. BTIG research said in a note to investors that, despite a lack of lines, analysts there expected iPhone sales in the final... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Survey: Tourists shunning Disney World trips because of Zikaon whether people who cancel give reasons for doing so. She had no other commen
Survey: Tourists shunning Disney World trips because of Zika
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
on whether people who cancel give reasons for doing so. She had no other comment on the survey. Financial services firm BTIG cited the statistics in a research note about Disney. "Given how far out Disney World vacations are often planned, it... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Tourists shunning Disney World trips because of Zikaon whether people who cancel give reasons for doing so. She had no other commen
Tourists shunning Disney World trips because of Zika
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
on whether people who cancel give reasons for doing so. She had no other comment on the survey. Financial services firm BTIG cited the statistics in a research note about Disney. "Given how far out Disney World vacations are often planned, it... Read more
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CNBC
Why technical analysts see a possible pullback in the S&P 500Source: BTIG Stock market volatility has also kept the S&P 500 above key suppo
Why technical analysts see a possible pullback in the S&P 500
CNBC / Posted 15 days ago
Source: BTIG Stock market volatility has also kept the S&P 500 above key support levels, indicating that a pullback will likely be shallow, analysts said. Sameer Samana, global quantitative strategist at Wells Fargo Investment Institute, said... Read more
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Market Watch
Apple’s stock soars toward best 4-day stretch in 2 1/2 yearsgain of at least 2%, the longest such streak since the four-day stretch ended A
Apple’s stock soars toward best 4-day stretch in 2 1/2 years
Market Watch / Posted 15 days ago
gain of at least 2%, the longest such streak since the four-day stretch ended April 6, 2009. Analyst Walter Piecyk at BTIG raised his stock price target to $133, which is 16% above current levels, from $124. “We believe that the commentary of... Read more
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Fortune
Free iPhone 7 Offers Are Boosting Apple's Stock Pricetwo days about iPhone pre-order activity is meaningful, especially in light of
Free iPhone 7 Offers Are Boosting Apple's Stock Price
Fortune / Posted 15 days ago
two days about iPhone pre-order activity is meaningful, especially in light of conservative Street expectations for Apple,” BTIG Research analyst Walt Piecyk wrote on Thursday. “In our view, the comments by the wireless operators have reduced the... Read more
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Market Watch
Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ signals that it may get ugly in the stock marketpickup in volatility is notable, and typically characterizes pullbacks,” said K
Wall Street’s ‘fear gauge’ signals that it may get ugly in the stock market
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
pickup in volatility is notable, and typically characterizes pullbacks,” said Katie Stockton, chief market technician at BTIG. “Downdrafts in the SPX are associated with upmoves in the VIX, and I don’t think either move has come to its... Read more
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Market Watch
More pain may be in store for the S&P 500, says Goldmanat a time when growth remains tepid and recent gains appear fragile. Katie Sto
More pain may be in store for the S&P 500, says Goldman
Market Watch / Posted 18 days ago
at a time when growth remains tepid and recent gains appear fragile. Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG in New York, echoed this view, saying the S&P was “poised for downside follow-through this week because it is not yet... Read more
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CNBC
All three major indexes turn positive; telecoms up 1%this week because it is not yet oversold from a short-term perspective," Katie
All three major indexes turn positive; telecoms up 1%
CNBC / Posted 18 days ago
this week because it is not yet oversold from a short-term perspective," Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG, said in a Monday note to clients. The Nasdaq composite outperformed, trading about 0.2 percent higher after briefly... Read more
21d
FOX Business
Stocks Drop To Intraday Lows In Steepest Slide Since Brexitat one point and continued to challenge fresh lows in afternoon action. Katie
Stocks Drop To Intraday Lows In Steepest Slide Since Brexit
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
at one point and continued to challenge fresh lows in afternoon action. Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG, sees support around 2,135, which represents a break out level from early July. "2,150 is not a big level, but I can... Read more
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FOX Business
Stocks Drop To Intraday Lows In Steepest Slide Since Brexitat one point and continued to challenge fresh lows in afternoon action. Katie
Stocks Drop To Intraday Lows In Steepest Slide Since Brexit
FOX Business / Posted 21 days ago
at one point and continued to challenge fresh lows in afternoon action. Katie Stockton, chief technical strategist at BTIG, sees support around 2,135, which represents a break out level from early July. "2,150 is not a big level, but I can... Read more
21d
Boston Globe
Hacks from Bangladesh to the DNC feed Boston’s cybersecurity bonfirecompanies in the sector last year, up 36 percent from the year before, accordin
Hacks from Bangladesh to the DNC feed Boston’s cybersecurity bonfire
Boston Globe / Posted 21 days ago
companies in the sector last year, up 36 percent from the year before, according to data from the financial services firm BTIG. Boston’s strength, when it comes to helping companies build fortresses around their data, comes from academia, and... Read more
21d
New York Post
MSG lays off dozens of employees amid drop in revenuethem. Their goals are a little bit different. They’re trying to build out a mor
MSG lays off dozens of employees amid drop in revenue
New York Post / Posted 21 days ago
them. Their goals are a little bit different. They’re trying to build out a more diversified live entertainment portfolio,” BTIG sports analyst Brandon Ross said MSG shares are up 10 percent year-to-date. The stock closed at $178.01, off 1.7... Read more
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asianage
Twitter shares drop as pressure for growth mountsRSS news reader on steroids to a fully engaging, interactive media and messagin
Twitter shares drop as pressure for growth mounts
asianage / Posted 21 days ago
RSS news reader on steroids to a fully engaging, interactive media and messaging platform," equity research firm BTIG said in a note to investors. "Twitter is still basically what it was when we first started using it in 2008." The... Read more
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FOX Business
No, ESPN Isn't Winning Back Subscribers Yetof next year considering Disney's ownership stake in the streaming platform.But
No, ESPN Isn't Winning Back Subscribers Yet
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
of next year considering Disney's ownership stake in the streaming platform.But the majority of consumers don't want it BTIG conducted a survey at the beginning of the year asking respondents if they would remove ESPN and ESPN2 to save $8 per... Read more
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FOX Business
No, ESPN Isn't Winning Back Subscribers Yetof next year considering Disney's ownership stake in the streaming platform.But
No, ESPN Isn't Winning Back Subscribers Yet
FOX Business / Posted 22 days ago
of next year considering Disney's ownership stake in the streaming platform.But the majority of consumers don't want it BTIG conducted a survey at the beginning of the year asking respondents if they would remove ESPN and ESPN2 to save $8 per... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Twitter shares drop as pressure for growth mountsRSS news reader on steroids to a fully engaging, interactive media and messagin
Twitter shares drop as pressure for growth mounts
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 22 days ago
RSS news reader on steroids to a fully engaging, interactive media and messaging platform," equity research firm BTIG said in a note to investors. "Twitter is still basically what it was when we first started using it in 2008." The... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
Summer Box-Office Revenue Hits $4.48B Against the Odds: "It's Tough Out There"and will help deliver an August record in North America. "The summer turned ou
Summer Box-Office Revenue Hits $4.48B Against the Odds: "It's Tough Out There"
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 24 days ago
and will help deliver an August record in North America. "The summer turned out better than I thought it would," admits BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield. "But you're seeing a widening out of the haves and have-nots. What's happening now is that a... Read more
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AdWeek
CBS All Access Bulks Up With Originals as It Prepares to Take on Hulu and Netflixthe game," said Moonves. He wasn't alone. "I don't think there's anyone who th
CBS All Access Bulks Up With Originals as It Prepares to Take on Hulu and Netflix
AdWeek / Posted 24 days ago
the game," said Moonves. He wasn't alone. "I don't think there's anyone who thought they had a million subscribers," said BTIG Research media analyst Rich Greenfield. "Most people thought the number was far less than half of that." Now CBS is... Read more
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Boston Globe
Lab equipment giant Thermo Fisher targets a growing niche: precision medicinesome debt,” suggested Karen Koski, director of life sciences tools and diagnost
Lab equipment giant Thermo Fisher targets a growing niche: precision medicine
Boston Globe / Posted 25 days ago
some debt,” suggested Karen Koski, director of life sciences tools and diagnostics research for financial services firm BTIG LLC in New York. “Thermo has the advantage of a broad portfolio. But the larger a company gets, the harder it is to... Read more
29d
CNBC
Salesforce drops more than 4% after disappointing 3Q guidanceweakened guidance "implies further billings deceleration" for the third quarter
Salesforce drops more than 4% after disappointing 3Q guidance
CNBC / Posted 29 days ago
weakened guidance "implies further billings deceleration" for the third quarter, wrote Joel P. Fishbein, Jr. of BTIG in an analyst note published Thursday. Despite the guidance letdown, BTIG maintained its "buy" rating and a $100 price... Read more
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New York Post
Ousted Viacom CEO gives up on Paramount Pictures salepromised by a sale of Paramount, he’s not sticking around to claim the addition
Ousted Viacom CEO gives up on Paramount Pictures sale
New York Post / Posted 29 days ago
promised by a sale of Paramount, he’s not sticking around to claim the additional $14 million it would have delivered. BTIG analyst Rich Greenfield said it serves as Dauman’s admission that few directors — and especially Redstone — are... Read more
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Fortune
TV Station Owners Aren't Going to Get a Big Pay Day From the Wireless Industrytarget of the reverse auction may have to more than halve to conclude the aucti
TV Station Owners Aren't Going to Get a Big Pay Day From the Wireless Industry
Fortune / Posted 30 days ago
target of the reverse auction may have to more than halve to conclude the auction,” wrote Walter Piecyk, an analyst at BTIG Research, after the first stage closed. A pair of communications lawyers who have been following the auction had an... Read more
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Reuters
Wall St set to open flat as investors await jobs datacurrent-quarter profit and revenue below analysts' estimates. Juno Therapeutic
Wall St set to open flat as investors await jobs data
Reuters / Posted 30 days ago
current-quarter profit and revenue below analysts' estimates. Juno Therapeutics (JUNO.O) fell 2.3 percent to $30.82 after BTIG initiated coverage with a "sell" rating. (Reporting by Yashaswini Swamynathan in Bengaluru; Editing by Don Se... Read more
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Newsmax
Trump Media Ambitions May Look More Like The Blaze Than Fox Newsmonthly subscriptions, media analysts and executives say. “There’s clearly a b
Trump Media Ambitions May Look More Like The Blaze Than Fox News
Newsmax / Posted a month ago
monthly subscriptions, media analysts and executives say. “There’s clearly a business in going direct to consumer,” said BTIG Research analyst Rich Greenfield. “You’re never going to have tens of millions of viewers like you get on TV because... Read more
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Hartford Courant
John Skipper is steering ESPN through turbulent timesmillions of dollars. "The whole industry is struggling with the right answer,"
John Skipper is steering ESPN through turbulent times
Hartford Courant / Posted a month ago
millions of dollars. "The whole industry is struggling with the right answer," said Rich Greenfield, a media analyst with BTIG Research. "We have all these people growing up and deciding they don't need to spend the money. The tide is going out on... Read more
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