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Video Game and Tech Companies Q2 2018 Earnings Release Schedule

By Asif Khan, Apr 17, 2018 10:30am PDT

Here's when video game and tech companies will release their Q2 2018 earnings reports.


"This is not a ratings article, but I link my most recent ratings at the bottom. My fundamental ..."

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Apple is Launching a News Subscription Service Powered by Texture Acquisition

By Asif Khan, Apr 17, 2018 9:55am PDT

Apple will integrate Texture into this new service.


Game Trader: Is GameStop's Stock Cheap, or am I an Idiot?

By Asif Khan, Mar 28, 2018 11:00am PDT

Only time will tell if this video game retailer will be going the way of Toys 'R' Us.


"You bought Shacknews so that should answer one of your questions. I kid!"

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Vivendi Dumps Entire 27.3% Stake in Ubisoft, Tencent Buys 5% of Company in New Partnership Deal

By Asif Khan, Mar 20, 2018 11:15am PDT

Huge news for Ubisoft as they successfully avoid a hostile takeover and become partners with Chinese advertising behemoth Tencent.


"I’d agree with that, their commitment to R6 is pretty amazing. Mario XCom was also great and ..."

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Warren Buffett Bought Apple's Stock 'More Than Anything Else' Last Year

By Asif Khan, Feb 26, 2018 8:15am PST

The 'Oracle of Omaha' detailed why Apple is an attractive investment in a recent interview with CNBC.


"Typo in the first quote there, but it's interesting to see how bullish he has been on Apple. ..."

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Game Trader: 4 Ways For Nintendo To Make Their Stock More Shareholder Friendly

By Asif Khan, Feb 21, 2018 10:30am PST

Nintendo's stock is on a tear over the past year, but there are some structural issues with the shares that need to be addressed to make the company more appealing to large and small shareholders in the U.S. and Japan.


"With vanguard it will let you get all the way through setting up your limit order, but the when ..."

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Shackcast Episode 021: Behold! The 10 out of 10 Club

By Asif Khan, Feb 20, 2018 5:15pm PST

We discuss what makes a game a 10 out of 10 at Shacknews on this week's episode.


"There are some staffers who haven’t played TLOZ and don’t want to, but they claim to be ..."

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eMagin Stock Jumped 30% Following Fake News of Apple Investment in AR OLED Display Company

By Asif Khan, Feb 12, 2018 4:00pm PST

Earlier reports from RoadToVR, Bloomberg and many other sites have been refuted by the company in a press release.


Red Dead Redemption Release Date Announced by Rockstar Games

By Asif Khan, Feb 01, 2018 8:18am PST

Sorry, cowboys. You are gonna have to wait a bit longer for Red Dead Redemption to release.


"Agreed, I'm personally holding out for the Mustang Bullions to be announced"

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Monster Hunter's World Gets Bigger With Five Million Shipped

By Charles Singletary, Jan 29, 2018 10:20am PST

Capcom's stock is getting a bit of a boost with the positive performance of the latest entry in their Monster hunting franchise and we've got our Game Trader Hot Take locked and loaded.


Game Trader: Video Game and Tech Stock Ratings - 1/24/18

By Asif Khan, Jan 24, 2018 9:00am PST

Our CEO and resident financial analyst, Asif Khan, is initiating coverage on the best tech and gaming companies. Which stock will be a Super Mega Buy?


"They're selling way more physical merch in their stores these days (clothes, figures, etc). I ..."

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Apple CEO Tim Cook Credits GOP Tax Plan For Future $350 Billion US Investment

By Asif Khan, Jan 18, 2018 10:30am PST

Thanks, Trump?


"The best part of the tax plan is it has caused some behind the scenes discontent especially with ..."

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Shackcast Episode 013: Attention To Detail

By Asif Khan, Nov 24, 2017 1:00pm PST

The gang is back to talk about Animal Crossing Pocket Camp, Asif's Tesla Roadster preorder, and GameStop's stock.


GameStop CEO J. Paul Raines Steps Down Due To Medical Reoccurence

By Asif Khan, Nov 14, 2017 11:40am PST

Shocking news from the game retailer that their CEO has stepped down.


"The new CEO would have been previously used by another company, but sold to us as brand new. "

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Roku Hires Investment Banks, IPO Set for 2017

By Asif Khan, Jul 14, 2017 3:15pm PDT

Reports indicate that the company has reached out to Morgan Stanley and Citibank to lead the IPO. 


"a lot of employees might jump ship post ipo really just depends whether they can retain the ..."

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