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What Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ) Now Thinks About Doing Business In China

by Rahul Sharma - on Nov 10th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 11/10/2014 (Basicsmedia) – In an interview on CNBC, Johnson & Johnson (NYSE:JNJ)’s Chairman and CEO, Alex Gorsky, outlined their opportunities in China. The company is interested in expanding its operations in China, especially in meeting currently unmet medical needs. The CEO also touched tax inversion but downplayed...

Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA)-Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE:TWC) Merger Paused AS FCC Reviews Programing Agreements

by Brian Campbell - on Oct 27th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/27/2014 (Basicsmedia) –  A review of Comcast Corporation (NASDAQ:CMCSA) and Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE:TWC) merger has been put on hold by the Federal Communication commission as the agency tries to review programming agreements. The contentious issue according to Bloomberg’s Trish Regan has to do with whether dish...

Push for The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO)’s Chief Head Not Yahoo’s Marissa Mayer: Jim Cramer

by Michael Allen - on Oct 24th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/24/2014 (Basicsmedia) – Yahoo! Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) CEO, Marissa Mayer, has been under immense criticism in the recent past as analysts and investors maintain the company has underperformed under her tenure. The Coca-Cola Company (NYSE:KO) CEO, Muhtar Kent, on the other hand, has succeeded in hiding from the prying eyes...

eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY): John Donahoe Keeping Marc Andreessen Was A Big Mistake: Carl Icahn

by Steven Campbell - on Oct 22nd 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/22/2014 (Basicsmedia) – Billionaire activist investor Carl Icahn is getting his way around eBay Inc. (NASDAQ:EBAY) after VC, Marc Andreessen, tendered his resignation from the board in the wake of increased criticism. During an interview on CNBC, Icahn reiterated that eBay’s CEO, John Donahoe, move to keep Andreessen...

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Poor Run To Continue Into Q3 Earnings

by Cyrus Emen - on Oct 20th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/20/2014 (Basicsmedia) – Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) has been a massive underperformer for the better part of the year according to CNBC’s Dan Nathan with the trend expected to continue heading into its third quarter earnings. The stock is already down by 24% for the year as profit margins continue to shrink. Amazon...

Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) Disappoints on Earnings As Advertisers Remain Skeptical

by Paul Rados - on Oct 17th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/17/2014 (Basicsmedia) –  Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) third-quarter earnings came short of analyst estimates as the company continues to invest on projects it believes will offset a decline of revenues on the advertising front.  During an interview on CNBC, Enderle Group president, Rob Enderle, said that a drop in revenue...

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) is Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE)’s Biggest Threat On The Gaming Scenery Not Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN)

by Kenneth Hall - on Oct 15th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/15/2014 (Basicsmedia) – Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) is set to focus more on the gaming business with the unveiling of Play station TV as one of the ways of offsetting a decline of its smartphone business. Wedbush senior analyst Michael Pachter believes Sony could enjoy breakthrough in the gaming industry unlike the smartphone...

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG): Robert Peck’s Top Tech Picks Heading to 2015

by Ryan Hurley - on Oct 10th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 10/10/2014 (Basicsmedia) – Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Facebook Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) and Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) are the top tech picks for SunTrust Robinson Humphrey’s, Robert Peck, heading into next year. During an interview on CNBC Peck reiterated that Amazon has a huge upside potential heading into next year, despite...

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) Gearing to Fight Google on Targeted Advertising

by Robert Miller - on Sep 30th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 09/30/2014 (Basicsmedia) – Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) relationship with Google Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) could become more adversarial in the coming months as the latter is reportedly trying to venture more into digital advertising. During an interview on CNBC, Pacific Crest analyst, Chad Bartley, reiterated that Amazon has...

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) is a Strong Sell: CNBC’s Carter Worth

by Cyrus Emen - on Sep 30th 2014 - No Comments

Tomahawk, WI 09/30/2014 (Basicsmedia) – A closer look at Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) charts, one cannot fail to notice a disappointing trend that the company has maintained over the past few months compared to other players in the retail space. CNBC’s Carter Worth argues that Amazon remains a strong sale as it has underperformed...