Articles By Manikandan Raman

From Companies Jan 26, 2012

Apple's Cash Pile to Cross $100B in Q2, May Declare Dividend Next Quarter

Apple has posted a record quarterly results on strong demand for iPhone, iPad, and Macs. The company's cash pile reached near $100 billion and is expected to surpass the coveted $100 billion mark next quarter.

From Companies Jan 26, 2012

Strong iPhone Sales May Boost Qualcomm's Licensing Revenues

Apple, Inc.'s (NASDAQ:AAPL) strong quarterly report with significant upside to iPhone units and solid upside to iPad would naturally be viewed as a positive for Apple supply chain companies including Qualcomm, Inc.

From Companies Jan 25, 2012

Apple Upside Positive for Broadcom, Avago: Analyst

Jefferies said that Apple's better than expected quarterly results is positive for Broadcom Corp. (NASDAQ: BRCM) and Avago Technologies Ltd. (NASDAQ: AVGO).

From Companies Jan 24, 2012

Apple Profit View Raised at Brigantine Advisors

Brigantine Advisors has raised its first-quarter profit estimate for Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on strong iPhone shipments.

From Companies Jan 24, 2012

Google Safer To Buy after Sell-Off

Fourth-quarter results of Google, Inc. (NASDAQ:GOOG) missed revenue and earnings expectations as the search-engine giant experienced a drop in search advertising rates.

From Tech Jan 23, 2012

iPad 3 May Come with Quad-Core A5 Chip

The launch of the iBooks 2 app further substantiates expectations that Apple may put a quad-core chipset in the iPad 3, which is expected to be launched in the first quarter of 2012.

From Tech Jan 21, 2012

Apple iPhone 5 May Come with 4-Inch Display: Analyst

Technology giant Apple may finally increase the size of iPhone 5 display to 4-inch from the current 3.5-inch, according to a Wall Street analyst.

From Companies Jan 20, 2012

Eastman Kodak Files for Chapter 11, Gets $950M Credit Line from Citigroup

Photography firm Eastman Kodak Company and its U.S. subsidiaries have filed for chapter 11 business to boost liquidity, monetize non-strategic intellectual property and fairly resolve legacy liabilities.

From Tech Jan 20, 2012

Amazon Kindle Fire May Be More Profitable Than Expected

Amazon.com, Inc. (NASDAQ:AMZN) began shipping its much-anticipated Kindle Fire tablet Nov.14, a day earlier than its original Nov.15 shipping date. There are some assumptions that Amazon is selling its tablet for a loss at $199, but it doesn't appear to be the case considering the long-term aspects of the device.

From Companies Jan 19, 2012

Jerry Yang May Bid for Yahoo after Quitting Board

Yahoo, Inc. (NASDAQ:YHOO) has announced the resignation of Jerry Yang from its board of directors and all other positions he held at Yahoo. Additionally, Yang also resigned from the boards of Yahoo Japan and Alibaba Group.