Tickery Spy Feed - Best Of http://www.benzinga.com/feed-28Kgkiwl22JlbUw2.xml en 10 Companies Apple Almost Bought In The Past 10 Years http://www.benzinga.com/news/16/08/8388040/10-companies-apple-almost-bought-in-the-past-10-years <p> <strong>Apple Inc</strong>. (NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/aapl#NASDAQ">AAPL</a>) was reportedly on the verge of taking a large stake in ride-sharing company Lyft. However, Apple has a long history of opting to hold onto its cash.</p> <p> Here are 10 companies that Apple considered buying in the past decade.</p> AAPL BBRY DFS News NFLX SQ TSLA TWTR TWX Rumors M&A Tech AAPL US0378331005 NFLX US64110L1061 DFS US2547091080 TWX US8873173038 TSLA US88160R1014 BBRY CA09228F1036 TWTR US90184L1026 SQ News Rumors M&A Tech Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 21:13:01 +0000 Wayne Duggan 8388040 at http://www.benzinga.com Craft Brew Alliance Hits All-Time High After New Deal With Anheuser Busch http://www.benzinga.com/news/16/08/8388469/craft-brew-alliance-hits-all-time-high-after-new-deal-with-anheuser-busch <p> <strong>Craft Beer Alliance Inc </strong>(NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/brew#NASDAQ">BREW</a>) soared to new all-time highs after locking up a new distribution deal with <strong>Anheuser Busch INbev SA </strong>(NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/bud#NYSE">BUD</a>).</p> BREW BUD craft beer News Sidoti STZ Contracts Movers STZ US21036P1084 BUD US03524A1088 BREW News Contracts Movers Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:27:41 +0000 Brett Hershman 8388469 at http://www.benzinga.com How Tesla's Stock Reacts To Big Product Announcements http://www.benzinga.com/news/16/08/8387879/how-teslas-stock-reacts-to-big-product-announcements <p> The market wasn’t particularly impressed by Tuesday’s <strong>Tesla Motors Inc</strong> (NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/tsla#NASDAQ">TSLA</a>) product announcement. The company unveiled a new P100D battery pack that it claims will make its Model S the fastest production car in the world.</p> News TSLA Events Trading Ideas TSLA US88160R1014 News Events Trading Ideas Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 20:15:20 +0000 Wayne Duggan 8387879 at http://www.benzinga.com Private Prison Price Targets Trimmed Following Loss Of Fed Contracts http://www.benzinga.com/analyst-ratings/analyst-color/16/08/8388092/private-prison-price-targets-trimmed-following-loss-of-f <p> Canaccord Genuity trimmed the price targets of private prison operators <strong>Corrections Corp Of America</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/cxw#NYSE">CXW</a>) and <strong>The GEO Group Inc</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/geo#NYSE">GEO</a>) following the recent announcement from the Department of Justice that it would end its use of private prisons.</p> <div class="article-extra"> <h3>Latest Ratings for CXW</h3> <table style="width:100%;" class="stock-ratings-calendar stock-calendar-table-data sticky-enabled"><thead><tr><th>Date</th><th>Firm</th><th>Action</th><th>From</th><th>To</th> </tr></thead><tbody><tr class="odd"><td>Jul 2016</td><td>SunTrust Robinson Humphrey</td><td class="red">Downgrades</td><td>Buy</td><td>Neutral</td> </tr><tr class="even"><td>Mar 2016</td><td>Canaccord Genuity</td><td>Maintains</td><td></td><td>Hold</td> </tr><tr class="odd"><td>Jul 2015</td><td>Canaccord Genuity</td><td>Initiates Coverage on</td><td></td><td>Hold</td> </tr></tbody></table><p> <a href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/CXW/ratings" class="article-extra-ratings-link-single">View More Analyst Ratings for CXW</a> <br /><a href="http://www.benzinga.com/calendar/ratings" class="article-extra-ratings-link-all">View the Latest Analyst Ratings</a> </p> </div> Analyst Color Canaccord Genuity CXW GEO News Ryan Meliker Price Target Reiteration Analyst Ratings CXW US22025Y4070 GEO US36159R1032 News Analyst Color Price Target Reiteration Analyst Ratings Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:53:17 +0000 Manikandan Raman 8388092 at http://www.benzinga.com Rough Month: A Closer Look At Ligand's Fall From All-Time Highs http://www.benzinga.com/general/biotech/16/08/8388400/rough-month-a-closer-look-at-ligands-fall-from-all-time-highs <p> Shares of <strong>Mylan NV </strong>(NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/myl#NASDAQ">MYL</a>) have tumbled 10 percent this week over concerns regarding its huge price increase for its Epipen product. The entire biotech sector crashed Wednesday, after Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton criticized the increase in EpiPen pricing.</p> Biotech IBB LGND MYL Technicals Movers Trading Ideas General IBB US4642875565 LGND US53220K5048 MYL US6285301072 Biotech Technicals Movers Trading Ideas General Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:49:46 +0000 Joel Elconin 8388400 at http://www.benzinga.com Drug Price Hike Concerns Spill Over Into Other Pharma Stocks http://www.benzinga.com/general/biotech/16/08/8388391/drug-price-hike-concerns-spill-over-into-other-pharma-stocks <p> Shares of <strong>Mylan NV</strong> (NASDAQ: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/myl#NASDAQ">MYL</a>) have tumbled 10 percent this week, falling from $49.32 to the $43 area over concerns regarding its huge price increase for its EpiPen product.</p> AKRX Biotech CLDX IBB IPXL MNK MYL News NVAX TEVA VRX Movers General AKRX US0097281069 CLDX US15117B1035 IBB US4642875565 IPXL US45256B1017 MYL US6285301072 NVAX US6700021040 TEVA US8816242098 VRX CA91911K1021 MNK News Biotech Movers General Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:24:42 +0000 Jason Shubnell 8388391 at http://www.benzinga.com Delphi And Mobileye Create 'Win-Win' Partnership http://www.benzinga.com/analyst-ratings/analyst-color/16/08/8387776/delphi-and-mobileye-create-win-win-partnership <p>A day after <strong>Mobileye NV</strong> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/mbly#NYSE">MBLY</a>) and <strong>Delphi Automotive PLC </strong>(NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/dlph#NYSE">DLPH</a>) announced their alliance to develop the SAE Level 4/5 automated driving solution, CLSA analysts Emmanuel Rosner and Andrew Fung termed it a "win-win" partnership.</p> <div class="article-extra"> <h3>Latest Ratings for MBLY</h3> <table style="width:100%;" class="stock-ratings-calendar stock-calendar-table-data sticky-enabled"><thead><tr><th>Date</th><th>Firm</th><th>Action</th><th>From</th><th>To</th> </tr></thead><tbody><tr class="odd"><td>Jul 2016</td><td>Dougherty &amp; Company</td><td class="green">Upgrades</td><td>Neutral</td><td>Buy</td> </tr><tr class="even"><td>Jul 2016</td><td>JP Morgan</td><td>Initiates Coverage on</td><td></td><td>Neutral</td> </tr><tr class="odd"><td>Jun 2016</td><td>Goldman Sachs</td><td class="red">Downgrades</td><td>Buy</td><td>Neutral</td> </tr></tbody></table><p> <a href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/MBLY/ratings" class="article-extra-ratings-link-single">View More Analyst Ratings for MBLY</a> <br /><a href="http://www.benzinga.com/calendar/ratings" class="article-extra-ratings-link-all">View the Latest Analyst Ratings</a> </p> </div> Analyst Color Andrew Fung Autonomous Cars Autonomous Driving CLSA DLPH Emmauel Rosner F Long Ideas MBLY self-driving self-driving cars TSLA Price Target Reiteration Travel M&A Analyst Ratings Tech Trading Ideas General F US3453708600 TSLA US88160R1014 DLPH MBLY Long Ideas Analyst Color Price Target Reiteration Travel M&A Analyst Ratings Tech Trading Ideas General Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:01:27 +0000 R. Chandrasekaran 8387776 at http://www.benzinga.com Pfizer's $1.5 Billion Antibiotics Buy: Strategic Long-Term Planning Or Pre-Split Prep? http://www.benzinga.com/general/biotech/16/08/8387660/pfizers-1-5-billion-antibiotics-buy-strategic-long-term-planning-or-pr <p></p> <p><b>Pfizer Inc.</b> (NYSE: <a class="ticker" href="http://www.benzinga.com/stock/pfe#NYSE">PFE</a>) isn't showing any signs of slowing down with its M&amp;A plans.</p> AGN AstraZeneca Asset Sale AZN Biotech MDVN Merrem News PFE Pfizer Pfizer M&A Zavicefta Zinforo Health Care Contracts M&A Media General MDVN US58501N1019 AGN US0184901025 AZN US0463531089 PFE US7170811035 News Biotech Health Care Contracts M&A Media General Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:42:24 +0000 Jayson Derrick 8387660 at http://www.benzinga.com How Advisors Evaluate Industry, Sector ETFs http://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/16/08/8385225/how-advisors-evaluate-industry-sector-etfs <p>Last week in this space, citing data from State Street Global Advisors (SSgA), <a href="http://www.benzinga.com/trading-ideas/long-ideas/16/08/8371732/expect-growth-for-industry-sector-etfs">the expected growth</a> of sector and industry exchange-traded funds were highlighted.</p> Long Ideas Sector ETFs SSgA XAR XBI XHB XLI XLV Top Stories Trading Ideas ETFs XBI US78464A8707 XHB US78464A8889 XLI US81369Y7040 XLV US81369Y2090 XAR Long Ideas Sector ETFs Top Stories Trading Ideas ETFs Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:37:09 +0000 ETF Professor 8385225 at http://www.benzinga.com Biotechs Are Getting Crushed After Clinton And The White House Trash EpiPen Price Hike http://www.benzinga.com/general/biotech/16/08/8388127/biotechs-are-getting-crushed-after-clinton-and-the-white-house-trash-e <p> The biotech sector was getting crushed Wednesday afternoon, likely in response to statements made by Democratic Presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, as well as The White House regarding the increase in <a href="http://www.benzinga.com/general/biotech/16/08/8386223/have-you-heard-about-this-generic-epipen-maker">EpiPen pricing</a>.</p> Biotech Hillary Clinton IBB LABD MYL News White House XBI Politics Legal Movers General XBI US78464A8707 IBB US4642875565 MYL US6285301072 LABD News Biotech Politics Legal Movers General Benzinga Wed, 24 Aug 2016 18:28:28 +0000 Jason Shubnell 8388127 at http://www.benzinga.com