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Apple’s loudest activist investor just dumped his stake

Carl Icahn, one of Apple’s biggest activist investors, told CNBC he has exited his position in the company. He was known for basically trying to pressure Apple into bumping up its efforts to return value to investors. At the he declared his position, Apple was in the process of a $100 billion several-year capital return program that…

http://techcrunch.com/2016/04/28/apples-loudest-activist-investor-just-dumped-his-stake/?ncid=rss

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Sony earnings show PlayStation performing well as Xperia drags

Sony just posted its earnings for the 2015 financial year.

http://recode.net/2016/04/28/sony-earnings-show-playstation-performing-well-as-xperia-drags/

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Toshiba to Book Up to $3 Billion Loss Over Accounting Scandal

The charges include six years of overstated profits uncovered by an independent panel.

http://recode.net/2015/07/15/toshiba-to-book-up-to-3-billion-loss-over-accounting-scandal/

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Microsoft Sales, Earnings Top Estimates Despite Strong Dollar, PC Weakness

The software giant easily surpassed estimates, even with $190 million in restructuring costs.

http://recode.net/2015/04/23/microsoft-sales-earnings-top-estimates-despite-strong-dollar-restructuring-charges/

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SoftBank Q3 Profit Slips, Dragged Down by Sprint Costs

Profit-sapping competition is making Sprint’s turnaround tough.

http://recode.net/2015/02/10/softbank-q3-profit-slips-dragged-down-by-sprint-costs/