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Options traders are flooding into the Magic Kingdom after a bullish call from Morgan Stanley forecasting blockbuster profits from upcoming streaming service Disney+. The note predicts that Disney‘s over-the-top service will boast 130 million or so subscribers by 2024. That would represent prolific year-over-year growth for a streaming platform chasing the current leader, Netflix, which
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Broadcom CEO Hock Tan is paying the price for misjudging President Donald Trump‘s resolve to “bring the Chinese to their knees,” CNBC’s Jim Cramer said Friday. Trump feels he has to “sacrifice Broadcom on the alter of Huawei” to humble China in trade negotiations, Cramer argued. Last year, Broadcom received about $900 million in revenue
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Semiconductor stocks are going to fall as chipmakers start to cut their earnings forecasts for the second half of the year, AlphaOne Capital Partners’ Dan Niles said on Thursday.  Niles started shorting semiconductor stocks this week and sold out of all is long semiconductor positions, in which he previously owned Qualcomm and Lumentum Holdings, he told CNBC’s
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Howard Marks, Co-Chairman, Oaktree Capital. David A. Grogan | CNBC Billionaire investor and Oaktree Capital Management Co-Chairman Howard Marks is worried to hear investors say “this time it’s different” or openly wonder if the historic bull market and economic success “can only get better forever.”  In a 12-page letter sent to Oaktree clients on Wednesday,
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Mary Meeker presents her annual Internet Trends Report at Code 2018. Asa Mathat | Vox Media The most highly anticipated report of the year for tech investors has arrived. Mary Meeker, a widely followed technology backer and general partner at the venture firm Bond Capital, published her 333-slide “Future of the Internet” report Tuesday ahead
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A package of Beyond Meat beef crumbles is displayed for a photograph in Tiskilwa, Illinois, April 23, 2019. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Here are the biggest calls on Wall Street on Tuesday: J.P. Morgan downgraded Beyond Meat to ‘neutral’ from ‘overweight’ J.P. Morgan said Beyond Meat’s above-the-Street estimates now appear to be
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Since last decade, NASA has turned repeatedly to Colorado companies to produce the technology it needs to not only send astronauts on new lunar missions but also to Mars and into the depths of space. Above, the International Space Station. NASA | Getty Images National Aeronautics and Space Administration is opening the International Space Station
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The SEC this week voted to approve a financial investment reform package. Known as “Regulation Best Interest” or “Reg BI,” the package is intended to strengthen protections for investors by requiring financial advisors and in particular broker-dealers to disclose conflicts of interest. Does it provide more protection for investors than previous rules? It depends on
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