Saturday, November 8, 2014
Six Taiwan stocks have been added to the MSCI Global Small Cap Indexes, while 45 have been removed, in a recent biannual index review by MSCI Inc., a global index provider.
The latest adjustments in Taiwan's weighting in MSCI indexes are expected to have only a limited impact on the future movement of the local market as the changes have been minor, a fund manager said Friday.
Catcher Technology Co. (可成科技), a Taiwan-based metal casing manufacturer, has reported the highest quarterly net profit in its history, for the July-September period, with analysts citing increased orders from Apple Inc.
Microsoft is offering free upgraded versions of its Office software for iPhones and iPads, as the software giant further embraces the so-called “freemium” strategy favored by many newer companies seeking success online.
Palo Alto Networks has discovered a new form of malware that may have affected hundreds of thousands of Apple mobile device users, largely in China.
Hackers stole 53 million email addresses in addition to customers' card data, Home Depot said Thursday.
Bank of America on Thursday said its third-quarter net loss was more than three times bigger than reported last month, due to higher legal costs from probes into foreign exchange manipulation.
Siri, meet Alexa.
Friday, November 7, 2014
Largan Precision Co. (大立光), a supplier of cameralenses for smartphones to Apple Inc., is expected to have a good fourth quarter as sales of the two new iPhone models continue to grow higher after its October sales hit a record high, an analyst said.
Time Warner is raising its guidance for the full year, boosted by a tax settlement and better-than-expected third-quarter results driven by strong subscription revenue from its Turner and HBO units.