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Microsoft's acquisition of Activision is a 'smart deal' as the tech giant homes in on gaming as the earliest money-making opportunity in the metaverse, Wedbush says

Steve Jennings/Getty Images for Activision Microsoft's proposed $69 billion acquisition of Activision Blizzard is a "smart deal," says Wedbush analyst Dan Ives."The deal will help jump start MSFT's broader gaming endeavors and ultimately its move into the metaverse," Ives said.The merger would be the biggest tech deal ever, ahead of Dell's $67 billion EMC buyout in 2016.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Microsoft's proposed $69 billion acq...
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Apple 'Ready to Spend Billions' on Live Sports Content Over Next Four Years

Apple is on an "aggressive hunt" for potential deals that would allow it to broadcast live sports content on its TV+ streaming service as part of a wider effort to boost subscription numbers, according to a new report from investment firm Wedbush. In a new investor note, seen by MacRumors, Wedbush analyst Dan Ives said he regards Apple's decision not to acquire a movie studio yet as a clear indication that it now sees live sports programming as potentially a key piece of its future success fo...
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10 things before the opening bell

Artur Widak/NurPhoto via Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's get into it. 1. Fed hawkishness is thrashing crypto. The aggressive tone of the minutes from December's meeting of the Federal Open Market Committee sent bitcoin, ethereum and other tokens plunging into the red yesterday. The prospect that policymakers could rais...
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The tech sell-off sparked by hawkish Fed minutes is a major buying opportunity for investors, Wedbush says

Getty Images / Bryan R. Smith A deep sell-off in technology stocks has created a massive buying opportunity for investors, according to Dan Ives of Wedbush.The Nasdaq fell more than 3% on Wednesday after minutes from the Fed revealed the potential for quicker-than-expected interest rate hikes."Many of the secular tech winners we believe will drive the 4th Industrial Revolution are now in oversold territory with valuations we find very compelling," Ives said.Sign up here for our daily newslette...
Tags: Finance, Interest Rates, Trends, Tech, Markets, Trading, Federal Reserve, Stock Market, Matterport, Fed, Wedbush, Apple Microsoft, Ives, Bryan R Smith, Matthew Fox, Dan Ives


10 things before the opening bell

Americans are fleeing their jobs in record numbers. But for millennials, the Great Resignation could contain a generational disaster in the making.Samantha Lee/Insider Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. The Great Resignation continues. New data released by the Bureau of Labor Statistics revealed that Americans continue to vaca...
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10 things before the opening bell

An Apple store.Spencer Platt/Getty Images Welcome to 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.If this was forwarded to you, sign up here. Plus, download Insider's app for news on the go – click here for iOS and here for Android.Let's jump in. 1. Apple makes history. The tech giant became the first-ever US company to hit a $3 trillion market capitalization. In Monday trading, Apple surpassed the $182.85-per-share threshold, pushing the global tech giant past the milestone. Apple achieved the h...
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Apple becomes the first US company to cross the $3 trillion market cap threshold

Apple CEO Tim Cook.REUTERS/Carlo Allegri Apple crossed the $3 trillion market capitalization level for the first time ever on Monday.Apple's stock price surged 3% to a high of $182.88 in Monday trades, 2 cents above the amount needed to hit the milestone.Shares of Apple returned 35% in 2021, outpacing the S&P 500's return of about 27%.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Apple crossed the $3 trillion market capitalization milestone on Monday for the ...
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Apple could surge 27% in bull-case scenario as new AR headset adds $20 to its stock price, Wedbush says

An Apple shop in Istanbul, Turkey.Dilara Senkaya/Reuters Apple's stock price could soar 27% to $225 in a bull-case scenario, according to Dan Ives of Wedbush.He laid out his case in a Sunday note for why Apple's services business is worth $1.5 trillion.Ives expects a summer 2022 launch of a new AR headset that could add $20 to Apple's stock price.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Apple's record run in 2021 could spill over into 2022, based...
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Tesla soars 7% after smashing estimates to deliver 308,600 vehicles in the 4th quarter

A Tesla Model 3 in China's Shandong Province.Tang Ke/Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty Images Tesla soared 7% on Monday after it reported Q4 vehicle deliveries that crushed expectations.The company delivered 308,600 vehicles, beating analyst estimates of about 266,000."These delivery numbers were 'jaw dropping' and speaks to an EV demand trajectory that looks robust for Tesla," Wedbush said.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Tesla stock soared ...
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Tesla soars 10% after smashing estimates to deliver 308,600 vehicles in the 4th quarter

A Tesla Model 3 in China's Shandong Province.Tang Ke/Costfoto/Barcroft Media via Getty Images Tesla soared 10% on Monday after it reported Q4 vehicle deliveries that crushed expectations.The company delivered 308,600 vehicles, beating analyst estimates of about 266,000."These delivery numbers were 'jaw dropping' and speaks to an EV demand trajectory that looks robust for Tesla," Wedbush said.Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell.Tesla stock soared...
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Apple falls from record highs as the tech heavyweight reportedly sees slower demand for iPhone 13

iPhone 13Apple Apple stock fell Thursday after Bloomberg reported the company is seeing weaker demand for its iPhone 13 lineup.  The report said Apple has told suppliers about the slowdown taking place for the hard-to-find smartphone.  Apple previously said sales have been hurt by the ongoing global chip shortage.  Apple stock fell Thursday after a Bloomberg report said the company is telling suppliers it's seeing a slowdown in demand for the iPhone 13 despite the year-end holiday shoppin...
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Wedbush raises Tesla's price target to among the highest on Wall Street, eyeing $1,400 for shares of the EV maker on the back of Biden's infrastructure bill

Tesla.REUTERS/Matthew Childs/File Photo Wedbush Securities raised its price target for Tesla stock to among the highest on Wall Street. The analysts are optimistic about an imminent "green tidal wave" from President Biden's infrastructure bill. Wedbush is now eyeing $1,400 for shares of the electric vehicle maker, 27% higher than its earlier base case of $1,100. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Wedbush Securities raised its price target for Tesla...
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Apple hits record high on report that it's targeting a 2025 rollout of an autonomous electric vehicle

Apple CEO Tim Cook.Frazer Harrison/FilmMagic Apple stock jumped 3% to record highs on Thursday after a Bloomberg report said the company will release a car in 2025.Since at least 2014, Apple has been rumored to be working on a vehicle, codenamed Project Titan.According to Bloomberg, Apple's car will be fully autonomous and electric when it's released.Apple stock surged 3% to a record high and eclipsed Microsoft in market cap on Thursday after Bloomberg reported that the iPhone maker is...
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Tesla will remain volatile until Elon Musk abides by the results of his Twitter poll and sells stock, Wedbush says

Tesla head Elon Musk talks to one visitor as he arrives at the construction site of the new Tesla Gigafactory near Berlin. Maja Hitij/Getty Images Tesla stock will remain volatile until Elon Musk abides by the results of his recent Twitter poll, according to Wedbush analyst Dan Ives.More than 2 million Twitter users voted in favor of Musk selling 10% of his Tesla stake."We would rather Musk rip the band-aid off now and sell this portion of stock rather than it lingering over the next year,"...
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There's already a meme coin named after Elon Musk's new Twitter handle - and it jumped 825% in its 1st day of trading

The price of "Lorde Edge" coin soared in Monday's launch. Odd Andersen/Getty Images The Lorde Edge coin was launched Sunday and takes the name from Elon Musk's new Twitter handle. The coin soared as much as 825% on its first day, hitting a high of $0.00002954. Lorde Edge is an anagram of "elder doge," according to the creator of dogecoin. Elon Musk has had an eventful few days on Twitter, even inspiring a new memecoin that quickly jumped in price on its launch day. Over the week...
Tags: Twitter, Elon Musk, UK, Trends, Markets, Tesla, Netflix, Crypto, Cryptocurrencies, Financial Times, Musk, Wedbush, Markus, Dogecoin, Altcoins, Carla Mozee


Elon Musk would pay 10 times more under Ron Wyden's billionaires' tax than if he sold 10% of his Tesla stake right now

Tesla CEO Elon Musk (L), Sen. Ron Wyden (R). Jae C. Hong/AP Photo; Rod Lamkey/AP Photo Elon Musk may sell 10% of his stake in Tesla after a bizarre Twitter poll. The tax bill could reach nearly $4 billion. That's just 10% of what Musk would owe if Sen. Ron Wyden's "billionaires' tax" proposal became reality. Musk asked Twitter about the stake sale in response to Wyden's proposal, but Insider calculates there's no real comparison. Elon Musk has been mad recently about a ...
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Tesla drops 7% after Elon Musk asks Twitter whether he should sell $21 billion of stock as he stares down a big tax bill

Aly Song/Reuters Tesla stock dropped as much as 7% on Monday as Elon Musk mulled a $21 billion share sale. The Tesla CEO asked his Twitter followers on Saturday if he should sell 10% of his stake - and they said yes. Musk likely faces a large tax bill north of $10 billion, and he was already seen as poised to sell shares. Tesla fell as much as 7% on Monday after CEO Elon Musk proposed a sale of about one-tenth of his gigantic holding of the electric-car maker's shares.Musk on Saturday...
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Tesla drops as much as 7% in premarket as Elon Musk weighs up $21 billion share sale following Twitter poll

Tesla CEO Elon Musk is the richest person in the world. Aly Song/Reuters Tesla stock dropped as much as 7% in premarket as Elon Musk weighed up a $21 billion share sale. The Tesla CEO asked his Twitter followers on Saturday if he should sell 10% of his stake - and they said yes. Musk has previously floated the idea of selling Tesla stock this year, likely for tax reasons. Tesla fell as much as 7% in premarket trading on Monday after CEO Elon Musk proposed a sale of about 10% of his giganti...
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Tesla stock will be fine even if Elon Musk decides to dump 10% of his shares after 'bizarre soap opera' Twitter poll, analyst says

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. FREDERIC J. BROWN/AFP via Getty Images A potential sale by Elon Musk of 10% of his stake in Tesla shouldn't cause concern for investors, said Wedbush on Monday. He owns 170.5 million shares, which would put a 10% stake worth around $21 billion. Musk had already suggested he was considering selling shares because of a pending tax bill stemming from stock options. Tesla CEO Elon Musk's potential sale of as much as 10% of his stake in the electric vehicle maker...
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Tesla falls 4% after Elon Musk warns it hasn't yet signed the Hertz contract for a record-breaking 100,000 orders

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Matt Rourke/AP Photo Tesla shares fell as much as 4% on Tuesday after Elon Musk said the Hertz contract hasn't been signed yet. News of the order for 100,000 vehicles sent Tesla's stock soaring last week, lifting it to a $1 trillion valuation. A Hertz spokesperson didn't deny what Musk said, but told Insider that deliveries of the Teslas have already started. Tesla shares fell 4% in regular trading on Tuesday after its CEO Elon Musk said the electric-vehicl...
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Tesla falls as much as 5% after Elon Musk warns it hasn't yet signed the Hertz contract for a record-breaking 100,000 orders

Tesla CEO Elon Musk. Matt Rourke/AP Photo Tesla shares fell as much as 5% Tuesday premarket after Elon Musk said the Hertz contract hasn't been signed yet. News of the order for 100,000 vehicles sent Tesla's stock soaring last week, lifting it to a $1 trillion valuation. "If any of this is based on Hertz, I'd like to emphasize that no contract has been signed yet," Musk said about enthusiasm around Tesla's bull run. Tesla shares fell as much as 5% in Tuesday's premarket...
Tags: Elon Musk, US, Trends, Tesla, Warren Buffett, Hertz, Musk, John Rogers, Dan Ives, South Africa Tesla, Shalini Nagarajan, Tesla CEO Elon Musk Matt Rourke AP Photo Tesla


Apple falls after iPhone supply-chain disruption drives first revenue miss since 2018

Container ships at the congested Port of Los Angeles. Reuters/Alan Devall Apple stock fell 4% on Friday after ongoing supply-chain disruptions led to the iPhone maker's first revenue miss since 2018.Semiconductor supply constraints ultimately lowered Apple's revenue by about $6 billion."It's not a demand issue but a supply issue that continues to be the elephant in the room for Apple heading into holiday season," Wedbush said.Apple stock fell as much as 4% on Friday after its fo...
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'Another World Series cloud performance': 3 analysts react to Microsoft's 1st-quarter earnings report that sent stock to record highs

Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella. Justin Sullivan/Getty Images Microsoft stock spiked 4% on Wednesday to new record highs following its Q1 earnings report.The cloud provider posted record revenues and profits that exceeded estimates.Here's how three Wall Street analysts reacted to Microsoft's blowout quarter.Microsoft stock hit record highs on Wednesday, jumping as much as 4% after the company reported strong first-quarter earnings.The cloud provider posted record profits that exceeded a...
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Tesla's massive bull run has made Elon Musk worth more than one of the oil titans his car company is disrupting

Tesla CEO Elon Musk in Germany. Patrick Pleul/Pool via Reuters Tesla stock's 21% surge over the past week has catapulted Elon Musk's net worth ahead of Exxon Mobil's market value.Musk's net worth of about $285 billion is just ahead of Exxon Mobil's $272 billion valuation on Tuesday.Musk set out to disrupt the oil industry when he joined Tesla as an investor and chairman in 2004. Elon Musk's vision of disrupting the oil industry is beginning to accelerate following ye...
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This is the 1 thing that needs to happen for Tesla to soar another 50% to a $1.5 trillion market cap, according to Wedbush

Tesla will require employees in a Nevada plant to wear masks, regardless of vaccination status. David Butow/Getty Images Tesla hit the $1 trillion market cap milestone for the first time ever on Monday.The electric vehicle manufacturer could see 50% more upside to $1,500 per share, Wedbush said.This is the one thing Tesla needs to do to continue its record surge to a $1.5 trillion valuation.Tesla's 13% surge on Monday to a $1 trillion valuation is likely not the end of the electric vehi...
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Tesla eclipses $1 trillion valuation after Hertz orders 100,000 Model 3 vehicles

Hertz/Photo by E.R. Davidson Tesla hit a $1 trillion valuation on Monday after Hertz said it ordered 100,000 Model 3 vehicles.Hertz will operate the largest EV rental fleet in the world when it receives the vehicles in 2022.The vehicle purchase by Hertz will reportedly cost $4.2 billion, suggesting Tesla offered little discounts. Tesla hit a $1 trillion valuation for the first time ever on Monday after Hertz said it acquired 100,000 Model 3 vehicles from the company.The stock surged as muc...
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Tesla soars 8% to a nearly $1 trillion valuation after Hertz orders 100,000 Model 3 vehicles

Hertz/Photo by E.R. Davidson Tesla soared as much as 8% to record highs on Monday after Hertz said it ordered 100,000 Model 3 vehicles.Hertz will operate the largest EV rental fleet in the world when it receives the vehicles in 2022.The vehicle purchase by Hertz will reportedly cost $4.2 billion, suggesting Tesla offered little discounts. Shares of Tesla jumped as much as 8% to new all-time-highs on Monday after Hertz said it acquired 100,000 Model 3 vehicles from the company.That means by...
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Tesla nears $1 trillion valuation after hitting record high on news Hertz will order 100,000 cars from the EV maker

Hertz/Photo by E.R. Davidson Tesla soared as much as 5% to record highs on Monday after Hertz said it ordered 100,000 Model 3 vehicles.Hertz will operate the largest EV rental fleet in the world when it receives the vehicles in 2022.The vehicle purchase by Hertz will reportedly cost $4.2 billion, suggesting Tesla offered little discounts. Shares of Tesla jumped as much as 5% to new all-time-highs on Monday after Hertz said it acquired 100,000 Model 3 vehicles from the company.That means by...
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Elon Musk reclaims the world's richest person title from Jeff Bezos as Tesla's stock hits an 8-month-high

Elon Musk, Tesla CEO. Patrick Pleul/picture alliance via Getty Images Elon Musk once again overtook Jeff Bezos as the world's richest person on Friday. Musk said he hopes his fortune is "enough to extend life to Mars." The billionaire added $60 billion to his wealth this year, driven by Tesla's robust performance and a SpaceX stock sale. Sign up here for our daily newsletter, 10 Things Before the Opening Bell. Elon Musk regained the title of the world's richest person on Friday...
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Top Stories: Apple Event Announced, M1X MacBook Pro Rumors, Apple Watch Series 7 Launch

It feels like Apple's iPhone event just ended, but it's already time to do it all over again as Apple has announced a virtual media event for this Monday, October 18. Even at this late date, rumors about the MacBook Pro are still coming in one after another, and we're also hearing from sources claiming the third-generation AirPods will be making an appearance at the event, so read on below for all of the latest details! What to Expect From October 18 'Unleashed' Apple Event: New MacBook Pro...
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