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HP sales rose after a prolonged slump

HP Inc. reported a 4% increase in revenue in the quarter that ended Jan. 31, with notebook PCs jumping 16% and its line of gaming products OMEN gaining traction. HP is widely known for producing high-quality PCs and printing materials, … Continue reading

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Tesla Charges Onward

This past Wednesday, Tesla has issued a statement claiming they want to set out an aggressive launch of their Model 3 Sedan by the end of the year. Beginning in July, Tesla hopes to amp up their production of the … Continue reading

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Qualcomm to Acquire NXP Semiconductors for $39 Billion

Topping last year’s $37 billion Broadcom and Aviago deal, the Qualcomm and NXP Semiconductors deal will be the largest merger in the semiconductor industry at $39 billion; Qualcomm and NXP officially announced this agreement on Thursday, October 27th. This tender … Continue reading

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AT&T to Buy Time Warner for $85.4bn

On Saturday, October 22nd, AT&T Inc. agreed to buy Time Warner Inc. for $107.50 a share in a half-cash, half-stock deal. AT&T is paying a ~20% premium over Time Warner’s closing price of $89.48 on Friday, which already surged from … Continue reading

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Salesforce M&A Targets Leaked

A list of potential M&A targets for Saleforce.com was leaked, and Twitter was never on the list. The list shows months before Salesforce even considered bidding for Twitter, it was eyeing over a dozen other acquisition targets. The presentation was … Continue reading

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Qualcomm is in Discussions to Acquire NXP Semiconductors

Qualcomm Inc. is in talks to buy NXP Semiconductors for about $30 billion in what could be a transformative deal for the San Diego based wireless company. Purchasing NXP will lead to owning seven factories in five countries that converts … Continue reading

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Watson Financial Services is Born

On September 29th, IBM announced the acquisition of Promontory Financial Group, a global leading risk management and regulatory compliance consulting firm.  Promontory is widely recognized as the firm financial institutions turned to for guidance coming out of the 2008 financial … Continue reading

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