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Jim Cramer shares his views every day on RealMoney. Click here for a real-time look at his insights and musings. Cramer: Fundamentals Provide a Dose of Reality Posted at 2:39 p.m. EDT on Wednesday, Dec. 21, 2016 We always have to keep one eye on the fundamentals during this period of what many describe as […]

Caterpillar, Exxon Drag DJIA Lower on Wednesday

December 14, 2016: Markets opened slightly higher Wednesday but the FOMC announcement set shares below the break-even line in mid-afternoon and they never recovered. Only the tech sector traded (just barely) in the green late in the afternoon and the day’s big losers were utilities, energy and real estate stocks. WTI crude oil for January […]

The Biggest Loser: Yahoo! Tumbles 6.1%

Yahoo! (YHOO) tumbled to the bottom of the S&P 500 today after the internet company reported another data breach,calling into question its merger with Verizon Communications (VZ). Yahoo!’s Sunnyvale, California campus. Yahoo! Inc. Yahoo!dropped 6.1% to $38.41 today, while the S&P 500 rose 0.4% to 2,262.03. Verizon Communications advanced 0.4% to $51.82. Evercore ISI’s Ken […]

Verizon Ventures Invests In Beamr To Further The Company’s Market Penetration

Earlier this year, I reported about Beamr’s acquisition of Vanguard Video – the video encoding technology company best known for supplying the HEVC codec SDK that Netflix (NASDAQ:NFLX) is using for all their 4k, Dolby Vision and HDR-10 content. At the same time, they announced raising a funding round of $15M led by Disruptive Growth, […]

Flash Streaming Dying Out, Many CDNs Shutting Down Support For RTMP

I’ve gotten a few inquiries lately from content owners asking which CDNs still support Adobe’s (NASDAQ:ADBE) proprietary Flash streaming format (RTMP). Over the past 12 months, many, but not all, of the major CDNs have announced to their customers that they will soon end support for Flash streaming. Industry wide, we have seen declining requirements […]