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11 Things We Found Under the Hood of Ferrari’s IPO Filing

blogs.wsj.com — Ferrari is revving up its plans to go public, filing a prospectus with U.S. regulators Thursday to proceed with an initial public offering that could value the carmaker at more than $10 billion. The prospectus is preliminary, so the number of shares to be sold, the price range for the offering and other key details have yet to be set.
Jul 23, 2015

There's a Ferrari theme park in Abu Dhabi... and other fun facts from Ferrari's IPO filing @WSJMoneyBeat blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2015…

Jul 23, 2015

RT @cdriebusch: There's a Ferrari theme park in Abu Dhabi... and other fun facts from Ferrari's IPO filing @WSJMoneyBeat blogs.wsj.com/moneybeat/2015…

Bloody Wednesday Looms for Tech Stocks

blogs.wsj.com — It's looking like it's going to be a bloody day for tech stocks. Shares of Apple Inc. are down 7.2% in pre-market trading after the tech giant's record results and 59% increase in iPhone sales-both revealed in the company's latest earnings report late Tuesday-failed to impress Wall Street. Microsoft Corp.
Jul 22, 2015

It's looking like it's going to be a bloody day for tech stocks. on.wsj.com/1CPPXUX $AAPL $MSFT

Jul 22, 2015

RT @erikholmwsj: It's looking like it's going to be a bloody day for tech stocks. on.wsj.com/1CPPXUX $AAPL $MSFT

Jul 22, 2015

RT @erikholmwsj: It's looking like it's going to be a bloody day for tech stocks. on.wsj.com/1CPPXUX $AAPL $MSFT

Jul 22, 2015

RT @erikholmwsj: It's looking like it's going to be a bloody day for tech stocks. on.wsj.com/1CPPXUX $AAPL $MSFT

Warren Buffett Is NOT Buying a Greek Island With the Guy from ’50 Shades’

blogs.wsj.com — Warren Buffett is not-we repeat, NOT-buying a Greek island with the man who claims to be the real-life inspiration for "50 Shades of Grey." Reports in a variety of media outlets -most of them in Europe-are saying that a company called Proto Enterprises joined with the billionaire investor to purchase an island off the coast of Athens for 15 million euros.
Jul 21, 2015

FYI, Warren Buffett is NOT buying a Greek island with the guy from "50 Shades of Grey" on.wsj.com/1JuX02f pic.twitter.com/QGOnP16IL1

Jul 21, 2015

Crazy thing about Buffett story isn't that people believed it. It's that reporters never made "50 Shades" connection on.wsj.com/1JuX02f

Jul 21, 2015

Warren Buffet emails us, says he's not buying a Greek island w/dude who says he's the inspiration for "50 Shades" on.wsj.com/1JuX02f

Jul 21, 2015

RT @erikholmwsj: FYI, Warren Buffett is NOT buying a Greek island with the guy from "50 Shades of Grey" on.wsj.com/1JuX02f pic.twitter.com/QGOnP16IL1

Jul 21, 2015

RT @erikholmwsj: FYI, Warren Buffett is NOT buying a Greek island with the guy from "50 Shades of Grey" on.wsj.com/1JuX02f pic.twitter.com/QGOnP16IL1

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Deals of the Day: Lockheed Martin Buys Sikorsky, CF in Talks With OCI

blogs.wsj.com — Deals of the Day is your one-stop-shop for the morning's biggest news from the finance beat, including M&A, IPOs, banks, hedge funds and private equity. Here's what's happening today: Lockheed Martin buys Sikorsky. Lockheed Martin agreed to acquire military aircraft maker Sikorsky from United Technologies Corp.
Jul 20, 2015

Lockheed/Sikorsky, CF acknowledges talks with OCI. Deal news today confirming prior WSJ scoops. on.wsj.com/1Orw9Zk via @WSJMoneyBeat

Jul 20, 2015

RT @JamieHeller: Lockheed/Sikorsky, CF acknowledges talks with OCI. Deal news today confirming prior WSJ scoops. on.wsj.com/1Orw9Zk via @WSJMoneyBeat

Jul 20, 2015

RT @JamieHeller: Lockheed/Sikorsky, CF acknowledges talks with OCI. Deal news today confirming prior WSJ scoops. on.wsj.com/1Orw9Zk via @WSJMoneyBeat

Netflix: 2, MoneyBeat: 0

blogs.wsj.com — Netflix Inc. flew in the face of history-and the options market- last week. Shares of the streaming-video firm jumped 18% last Thursday after the company reported earnings, defying its track record of second-quarter stumbles and surprising options traders who had been expecting a far more muted reaction.

Netflix Shares After 2Q Results: Down, Down, Down, Down, Down and Down

blogs.wsj.com — If history is any guide, Thursday will be a bad day for Netflix Inc. investors. The streaming-video company is poised to report second-quarter results on Wednesday after the close. Over the past six years, shares have tumbled after each and every second-quarter earnings report.
Jul 14, 2015

Netflix stock post-2Q results since 09: Down 9%, down 13%, down 5%, down 25%, down 4%, down 5% on.wsj.com/1Mryr9j pic.twitter.com/AdUusBGJTn

Jul 14, 2015

RT @erikholmwsj: Netflix stock post-2Q results since 09: Down 9%, down 13%, down 5%, down 25%, down 4%, down 5% on.wsj.com/1Mryr9j pic.twitter.com/AdUusBGJTn

Jul 15, 2015

wow Netflix breaks its second-quarter earnings streak; shares up 10% after hours on.wsj.com/1Mryr9j

David Einhorn’s (Very) Timely Call on Micron

blogs.wsj.com — Talk about good timing. On Monday, famed hedge-fund manager David Einhorn predicted there were better days ahead for shares of Micron Technology Inc. The better days arrived on Tuesday. Micron jumped as much as 12% in morning trading Tuesday after the Journal reported that Tsinghua Unigroup Ltd.
Jul 14, 2015

Einhorn gets some back on Micron. But he's probably thinking it needs much higher price to sell. @erikholmwsj on.wsj.com/1O3MuTd $MU

Jul 14, 2015

RT @DaveCBenoit: Einhorn gets some back on Micron. But he's probably thinking it needs much higher price to sell. @erikholmwsj on.wsj.com/1O3MuTd $MU

Will Turmoil in China Hurt Apple?

blogs.wsj.com — Does the turmoil in the Chinese stock market spell trouble for Apple Inc.? We've written before about how Apple has been exceeding expectations as it expands in China, grabbing market share and booking big profits there.

Stephen Colbert Maaaaay Have Overreacted to the NYSE Outage

blogs.wsj.com — Most people took yesterday's outage at the New York Stock Exchange in stride. Not Stephen Colbert. In a video segment entitled "Apocalypse Dow," the late-night comedian took to You Tube late Wednesday to offer his take on the stock-market shut-down, which hit on the same day that Chinese shares were crumbling and United Airlines was forced to ground dozens of flights because of a technical issue.

NYSE says trading ‘Temporarily Suspended’

marketwatch.com — The New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday warned that it had "temporarily suspended trading in all symbols." In a market status update published on its website, the exchange said additional information "will follow as soon as possible."
Jul 08, 2015

NYSE has “temporarily suspended trading in all symbols,” but U.S. stocks continue to trade on other platforms on.mktw.net/1eGcTe6

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Jul 24, 2015

For the first time in history, Amazon is now worth more than Wal-Mart on.wsj.com/1JCCi0t

Jul 23, 2015

The people who followed me for my #Sharknado3 tweets last night are going to be so disappointed this morning.

Jul 22, 2015

@GRogow Actually, that's a sign that the live blog has jumped the -- Never mind.

Jul 22, 2015

This represents the messy rebirth of Tara Reid's career. Such as it is. #Sharknado3

Jul 22, 2015

Think sharks are mean in the water? Wait til you meet one in space. #Sharknado3

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