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iPhone 7 may feature wireless charging

iPhone 7 may feature wireless charging

iPhone 7As Apple fields early excellent sales news from the iPhone 6s, attention is already turning to next year’s iPhone 7. This will be a particularly major release for Apple, and the fact that it features an entirely new number […]

Engaged Capital Wants To Block HeartWare Buy

Engaged Capital Wants To Block HeartWare Buy

Engaged is looking to blow the HeartWare (NASDAQ: HTWR) purchase of Valtech Cardio. The deal is all stock. The activist fund thinks the company should sell itself instead, with the Valtech buyout distracting it from the core business. HeartWare’s stock […]

Elliott Management Letter to Polycom

Elliott Management Letter to Polycom

Elliott Management sent an 11-page letter to Polycom (NASDAQ: PLCM), the $1.5 billion market cap voice/video telecom products company. Here’s the full letter, with the highlights below: __________________ Don’t forget – sign up for our free daily newsletter to stay […]

Fannie Mae

Fannie Mae: It Is Bob Corker Versus Bill Ackman

After Senator Bob Corker’s surprise call for Americans to short Fannie Mae (FNMA) and Freddie Mac (FMCC) during an interview with CNBC’s Rick Santelli on Wednesday, in a new twist, Bill Ackman revealed that Political Alpha has circulated a new […]

Alternative Links: No Ordinary Joe

Alternative Links: No Ordinary Joe

“Trend following investment strategies seek to invest in positive trending assets and avoid those with negative trends.” Is trend following market timing? – (NewFound Research) Mr. Meehan’s tendency to hold far more bullish than bearish wagers in areas such as […]

Maximize After-Tax Returns

Maximize After-Tax Returns

Maximize After-Tax Returns by Columbia Threadneedle Investments When what you keep — not what you earn — is what really counts You have worked hard to build an investment portfolio that will generate income to help offset your family’s needs […]