Tag Archives: estimates

IDC: Nokia moved just 2.2 million Lumias this winter, but stay tuned

IDC Nokia moved just 22 million Lumias this winter, but stay tuned

Although we know that Nokia had a wince-inducing first quarter, the company was hush hush on how many of its Windows Phone-packing Lumias had shipped out. We still don't have official word, but IDC estimates that Nokia delivered 2.2 million of the devices to shops (not necessarily to customers) between January and March. ...

IPO “whisper” estimates may be heard after Facebook

The sun sets on the entrance sign at Facebook's headquarters in Menlo Park the night before its IPO launch

SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - In the aftermath of the Facebook IPO, investor outrage - and lawsuits - have focused on "whisper" estimates of future results that underwriters shared only with some clients. The selective disclosures appeared to expose a regulatory loophole, and some bankers and securities lawyers now say relief could come from a surprising ...

Factbox: RIM: What are its businesses really worth?

TORONTO (Reuters) - Research In Motion Ltd's latest profit warning and its move to hire bankers to explore strategic options have raised speculation the BlackBerry maker might consider a piecemeal sale of its assets. Here is an overview of the assets of the one-time technology giant and some estimates on what the assets could be ...

Tablets now account for 20% of mobile ad impressions

Tablets now account for 20% of mobile ad impressions

Millennial Media on Thursday released a new report outlining estimates first-quarter market share across mobile devices and operating systems. The mobile advertising company found that tablets ” the top being Apple's iPad, Samsung's Galaxy Tab and Amazon's Kindle Fire ” accounted for 20% of all ad impressions during the first quarter of 2012, an increase ...

Even Google was blindsided by Android’s success

Not even Google predicted just how big Android could grow to be. (Credit: James Martin/CNET) Back in 2010, Google thought Android had some very nice potential for growth -- at the time, it projected its mobile operating system might even reach more than 200 million installed users by 2013. Turns out Google was wrong: it busted through the ...

Intel CEO plays down concerns about tech spending

Video wall displays Intel

SANTA CLARA, California (Reuters) - Intel Corp Chief Executive Paul Otellini said that he was not seeing unexpected weakness in enterprise technology spending that Cisco Systems Inc CEO John Chambers cited when he forecast quarterly earnings below estimates. "This quarter is playing out as we thought. The enterprise is good, it's not fantastic, so we ...

Apple’s stock projected to reach $2,000 by the end of 2015

Apple

Despite Apple's recent slide in the market, one analyst believes the company's consistent earnings will force the stock price up to $2,000 by the end of 2015. The claim comes from independent analyst Andy M. Zaky, whose estimates over the past four years have been considerably more accurate than the average Wall Street analyst, according ...

Banking on Galaxy S III’s success, Samsung aims to sell 200 million smartphones in 2012

Banking on Galaxy S III

Following the announcement of its next-generation flagship Galaxy S III smartphone, Samsung's mobile boss JK Shin has revealed that the South Korea-based consumer electronics giant has its sights set sky high in 2012. According to Shin, Samsung is looking to sell 200 million smartphones this year, increasing its share of the global market to between ...