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A customer pushes a shopping cart inside a J.C. Penney Co. store in Peoria, Illinois. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Tuesday: Micron, Qualcomm, Broadcom – Chip stocks staged a comeback after the U.S. granted a 90-day license for mobile phone companies and internet providers to work
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There are two schools of thought on 61-year-old SoftBank founder Masayoshi Son. To quote from the 1990s animated cartoon theme song for “Pinky and the Brain”: One is a genius, the other’s insane. Son is one of the world’s wealthiest men, with a net worth of more than $20 billion. He founded a Japanese wireless
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Attendees at the Viva Technology conference in Paris. It’s one of Europe’s largest tech shows. CNBC PARIS — Now in its fourth year, the Viva Technology conference has become one of the largest tech trade shows in Europe. And it’s not been short on weird and wonderful innovations and gadgets. This year’s event saw everything
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Packages of Beyond Meat Inc. beef crumbles are displayed for a photograph in Tiskilwa, Illinois, U.S., on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. Daniel Acker | Bloomberg | Getty Images A notable short seller is roasting newly public Beyond Meat. Andrew Left of Citron Research took to Twitter Friday afternoon, saying the hype around the plant-based meat
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A banner for the online image board Pinterest Inc. hangs from the New York Stock Exchange on the morning that Pinterest makes its initial public offering on April 18, 2019. Spencer Platt | Getty Images Check out the companies making headlines midday Friday: Cray — Shares of Cray surged 19.4% after the supercomputer manufacturer announced
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Online fashion house Farfetch’s CEO Jose Neves and members of the company’s leadership team ring the opening bell to celebrate their IPO at the New York Stock Exchange in New York, September 21, 2018. Brendan McDermid | Reuters Check out the companies making headlines midday Thursday: Citigroup, J.P. Morgan Chase, Bank of America — Bank
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PARIS — Solving the question of “digital trade” is just as crucial to trade talks between the United States and China as conversations around resolving tariffs on physical goods, IBM CEO Ginni Rometty told CNBC Thursday. “I’m hopeful that these things get resolved,” Rometty told CNBC’s Karen Tso, speaking about trade tensions between the two
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The CVS Health logo appears above a trading post on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange. Richard Drew | AP Check out the companies making headlines midday Wednesday: Apple — Apple surged 7% after the release of its fiscal second-quarter results. Apple reported earnings of per share of $2.46, 10 cents above a
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