Deutsche Bank A.G. (NYSE:DB) : Dangerous capital shortfall and fact that it has done nothing to fix it

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AdvisorShares Ranger Equity Bear ETF (NYSEMKT: HDGE) is fully taking advantage of Deutsche Bank’s fall from grace, with its largest position shorting the stock. The portfolio manager, Brad Lamensdorf, went as far to say, “We’ve been well aware of the bank’s dangerous capital shortfall and fact that it has done nothing to fix it.”

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Nike inc (NYSE:NKE) Earnings : Fueled By An Incredible Summer Of Sport

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Nike, Inc. (NYSE: NKE) reported its fiscal first-quarter financial results after the markets closed on Tuesday. The company said that it had $0.73 in earnings per share (EPS) on $9.1 billion in revenue. There were consensus estimates from Thomson Reuters that called for $0.56 in EPS on $8.87 billion in revenue. The same period from last year had $0.67 in EPS on $8.41 billion in revenue. Keep Reading

Drive PX2 creates a tremendous potential for NVIDIA’s earnings growth

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The Drive PX 2 has 12 CPU cores (2 Parker processors), offers 8 teraflops of floating-point performance, has two Pascal GPUs and draws 250 watts. Thereby, Drive PX2 is a supercomputer, which is only processing data. It has one competitor, called Bluebox, which consists of two chips – one for processing visuals and a beefier one for making decisions, making it a complete system for both testing and developing autonomous cars up to Level 4 autonomy. However, Drive PX2 is more powerful than Bluebox’s chip for processing visuals. NVIDIA uses two Parker processors, which have better performance than Bluebox’s LS2088A. Keep Reading

Microsoft Corp (NASDAQ:MSFT) : The future of data centers could be thousands feet under the ocean

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Taking a page from Jules Verne, Microsoft researchers are now testing a self-contained data center, one that can operate a few hundred feet below the surface of the ocean. Why? To reduce energy consumption.

Traditional data centers – which are used to power everything from videos to social networking – are comprised of thousands of computer servers and the centers can get pretty toasty. If the servers generate too much heat, they crash. Hence, data storage facilities Keep Reading

Facebook Inc’s Zuckerberg Takes His Pledge Seriously

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According to the filing, in the past week, Zuckerberg sold around 742,000 shares using his 10b5-1 trading plan. Such a trading plan is used by executives to avoid concerns about insider trading. Since mid-August, this is the third $95 million stock sale the CEO has made. Also it seems like Zuckerberg will continue …

Zuckerberg sold 741,797 shares on September 12 at an average price of $128.07 per share. On August 31, he sold 755,239 shares of Keep Reading

Merrill Lynch’s Top 5 Chip Stocks

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All five stocks are rated Buy at Merrill Lynch and seem better suited for aggressive growth accounts.

Broadcom is the combined entity formerly known separately as Avago and Broadcom, and it is a member of the prestigious Merrill Lynch US 1 list. Broadcom Ltd. (NASDAQ:AVGO) is a leading designer, developer and global supplier of a broad range of analog and digital semiconductor connectivity solutions. Its extensive product portfolio serves four primary end markets: wired infrastructure, wireless communications, enterprise storage and industrial and other.

Applications for the company’s products in these end markets include data center networking, home connectivity, broadband access, telecommunications equipment, smartph Keep Reading

Warren Buffett’s Top Dividend Yields

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General Motors Corp. (NYSE:GM) is currently the top dividend yield. Buffett and Berkshire Hathaway own 50 million shares of the U.S. auto giant. This would be worth some $1.6 billion today, but that is tiny when considering its $50 billion market cap. Buffett and his portfolio managers are obviously looking past the peak-auto trend of 2016, and this dividend was raised to where it is the highest of the Buffett common stocks with a 4.77% yield.

 

Berkshire Hathaway owns a stake of 15 million Verizon Com Keep Reading

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) : iPhone 7 And 7 Plus Sell Out

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Apple Inc. (AAPL) shares soared on Thursday, after reports surfaced that several iPhone 7 and 7 Plus smartphones are already sold out ahead of its Friday launch.

Following CEO Tim Cook’s unveiling of the new iPhone on Sept. 7, Apple’s price of shares dipped five percent in the two days, but the tech giant has rebounded from a low of 102.53 on Sept. 12 with three consecutive days of gains.

The Cupertino, Calif.-based company says it has already run Keep Reading

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