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What StanChart is doing right

August 1, 2012

Alone among global banks, Standard Chartered keeps posting record earnings. Breakingviews European Banking Columnist George Hay tells us what the bank is doing right, and where the risks lie. 

Macau beats the street; weak hand for months ahead

August 1, 2012

July gambling revenue in Macau beat market expectations, but growth there ain’t what it used to be.  Reuters gaming correspondent Farah Master, who spends more time in the island’s biggest casinos than she’d like to admit,  tells us what to watch for  next.

Mine’s bigger than yours

July 27, 2012

The world’s billionaires are parking their megayachts in London for the Olympics. Reuters’ Julian Satterthwaite went out with his smartphone to see who’s winning the battle of the big egos.

Facebook’s costs could drag company down further

By Reuters Right Now
July 26, 2012

Facebook’s operating margins are not high enough and costs have jumped at the firm, according to Anupam Palit, Senior Managing Analyst at Greencrest.

Facebook’s silence is spooking investors

By Reuters Right Now
July 26, 2012

Facebook is not giving enough guidance to markets according to Reuters Correspondent Gerry Shih.

Facebook results ‘shockingly bad’

By Reuters Right Now
July 26, 2012

For a young tech company, Facebook should be doing much better with its bottom line according to Reuters Breakingviews’ Rob Cyran.

Apple will be licking its wounds for a while after miss

By Reuters Right Now
July 24, 2012

It will take time for Apple to recover from its tumble after its disappointing earnings, according to Reuters Breakingviews’ Rob Cyran.

Apple’s Q3 sales stumble

By Reuters Right Now
July 24, 2012

Investors took a bite out of Apple’s stock in after-hours trading on news its sales and profits missed expectations. In this Google Hangout, our panel of experts say there is still plenty of low-hanging fruit to keep investors sweet on Apple.

China’s iPad release: no calamity, no crowds

July 20, 2012

Apple is at last selling its new iPad in China.  But the lines aren’t what they used to be – with many instead reserving their iPads online. And frankly, a lot of mainland buyers have already got one in hand, smuggled in from Hong Kong.  Melanie Lee reports in Shanghai.

Google’s bottom line is good, but not good enough

By Reuters Right Now
July 19, 2012

Yes 10% earnings growth may sound great on paper, but when you look deeper into Google’s profits, they should be fatter, according to Reuters Breakingviews’ Rob Cyran.