NOK : Analysis & Opinions

  1. Nokia 6 Sells Out In China Within a Minute

    January 20, 2017
    Nokia's first branded phone, produced with HDM Global, sells out upon its debut in China.
  2. Nokia Gets US Patent for Foldable Smartphone

    January 17, 2017
    The Finnish company's new foldable handset will unfold much like a pocket mirror.
  3. Nokia Teases Feb. 26 as Date for Next Smartphone

    January 11, 2017
    Nokia partner HMD Global will launch a new Nokia-brand smartphone next month.
  4. First Nokia-HMD Smartphone Coming to China Only

    January 9, 2017
    Nokia partner HMD Global has rolled out the first Nokia-branded smartphone but for China only.
  5. Nokia-Branded Phones Increased to Six or Seven

    January 5, 2017
    Along with HMD Global, the former mobile giant will roll out several new smartphones.
  6. Nokia And Apple Start A Mutual Patent War

    December 22, 2016
    Apple claims Nokia is the ringleader in a patent troll circus; Nokia has a beef of its own.
  7. Nokia Sues Apple for Patent Infringement

    December 22, 2016
    In response, Apple Inc. fires back with its own lawsuit contending breach of contract.
  8. Nokia Acquires Real-Time Analytics Firm Deepfield

    December 16, 2016
    Nokia (NYSE: NOK) recently announced its plans to acquire privately held real-time analytics firm Deepfield for an undisclosed ...
  9. Nokia to Show Off 5G Technology at Confab (NOK)

    December 5, 2016
    Nokia to show off 5G technologies at telecom confab this week.
  10. It's Official: New Nokia Smartphones Coming in '17

    December 2, 2016
    The long-awaited return of the Nokia (NYSE: NOK) name to the smartphone market was confirmed  recently by HMD Global, a ...
  11. Is Nokia Getting Back Into Smartphones? (NOK, MSFT)

    December 2, 2016
    Investors learned that a brand with a familiar name will return to the smartphone market next year.
  12. Nokia Branded Handsets Are Confirmed (NOK)

    December 1, 2016
    Nokia branded smartphones will be in the market next year, confirmed HMD Global.
  13. Nokia CEO: 5G, IoT Will Drive Growth (NOK)

    November 22, 2016
    Nokia CEO sees IoT and 5G as the future growth drivers for the company.
  14. Nokia Close to Launching a New Smartphone

    November 21, 2016
    More than two years after its exit from mobile phones in April 2014 via a $7.2 billion deal with Microsoft, Nokia's (NYSE: ...
  15. Nokia Warning Catches Analysts Off Guard (NOK)

    November 16, 2016
    Nokia's warning for network equipment sales next year catch some analysts off guard.
  16. Study: AI Will Hurt Smartphones Sales (T, QCOM)

    November 16, 2016
    Smartphone sales are forecast to decline by 20% during the next ten years, which doesn't bode well for U.S. wireless carriers ...
  17. Nokia’s Shares Dive on Weak Forecast (NOK)

    November 15, 2016
    Nokia shares fell more than 5% in trading after warnings sales of network equipment will slump next year.
  18. Nokia Sinks on Network Sales Decline Warning

    November 15, 2016
    Sharing its subdued financial expectations for 2017 Tuesday at its Capital Markets Day in Barcelona, Spain, did not go well ...
  19. Nokia Signs Deal With Korean Rail Authority (NOK)

    November 14, 2016
    Nokia was tapped by the Korea Rail Network Authority for a high speed mobile broadband network.
  20. Nokia’s Tanks on Q3 Results, Loses CFO (NOK)

    October 27, 2016
    Nokia's shares down more than 7% after reporting a decline in sales amid a slowdown in wireless equipment demand.
  21. Nokia Shares Dip on Goldman Sachs Critique (NOK, ERIC)

    October 14, 2016
    Nokia finished the trading session down Thursday after Goldman Sachs took it off the conviction buy list.
  22. Nokia Cost Cuts Help It Avoid Ericsson's Ills (NOK, ERIC)

    October 13, 2016
    Nokia's shares are under pressure in light of Ericsson's third quarter profit warning but Nokia's cost cutting skills may ...
  23. Nokia To Develop, Test Traffic Drones (NOK)

    September 26, 2016
    Nokia is gearing up to test and launch a drone program in Finland.
  24. Microsoft: Is This Its Last Nokia Phone? (MSFT, NOK)

    September 21, 2016
    Microsoft unveils what could be the last Nokia-branded handset.
  25. 5 Books the CEO of Nokia is Reading (NOK)

    September 15, 2016
    The summer 2016 reading list of Risto Siilasmaa, the CEO of Nokia, includes a Chinese folk tale and several books on technology ...
  26. Nokia Blocked From Doing Business In Nigeria (NOK)

    September 12, 2016
    Nokia's operations in Nigeria have been halted, because the company doesn't have a license.
  27. Behind Nokia's 70% Drop in 10 Years (NOK)

    September 8, 2016
    Nokia's old mobile device business rose to global leadership before quickly becoming irrelevant, causing the stock price ...
  28. Nokia’s Tech Unit Sees Another Top Executive Leave (NOK)

    September 6, 2016
    Nokia's technology unit is losing another executive, this time the CTO of the unit Guido Jouret.
  29. Nokia Loses Head Of Profitable Patent Unit

    September 1, 2016
    Nokia is losing the head of its profitable technology unit charged with it's future growth.
  30. Nokia Report: Smartphone Malware Close To Doubling

    September 1, 2016
    Nokia's new Threat Intelligence Report sees a big uptick in the number of infected smartphones.
  31. Ericsson's Chairman Faces a Shareholder Revolt

    August 19, 2016
    Major shareholders are lobbying to oust Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) Chairman Leif Johansson, according to a recent report in ...
  32. Top 4 Shareholders of Nokia

    August 16, 2016
    Nokia's products link mobile broadband, fixed access, IP routing and optical technologies and cloud computing services. Here ...
  33. Nokia Posts Decline In 2Q Profit, Revenue

    August 4, 2016
    Nokia reports a significant drop in second-quarter profit and revenue, driven by the sluggish demand and restructuring
  34. Ericsson CEO Hans Vestberg Steps Down

    July 26, 2016
    A dismal 2016 in which Sweden-based Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC) shareholders have suffered through yet another quarter of declining ...
  35. Nokia Stock Jumps Following New Samsung Deal

    July 13, 2016
    Many analysts and investors were not impressed with the deal Nokia (NYSE: NOK) negotiated with Samsung (NASDAQOTH: SSNLF) ...
  36. 5G Network: 3 Companies to Invest in Before 2020 (QCOM, NOK)

    June 29, 2016
    According to a report by Bank of America Merrill Lynch, these companies are developing the equipment needed to make the ongoing ...
  37. Why LinkedIn Is Unlikely to Be the Next Nokia

    June 23, 2016
    Bernstein explains how Microsoft can utilize LinkedIn's most valuable assets: its professional network of people, relationships, ...
  38. Nokia Stock Trades Ex-Dividend Thursday (NOK)

    June 16, 2016
    Nokia will send its dividend payment on July 12 to shareholders of record as of June 20.
  39. Is Microsoft Hanging Up on Mobile Phones? (MSFT, NOK)

    May 23, 2016
    The sale of its phone unit is part of Microsoft's yearlong plan to scale down arguably one of its most scrutinized business ...
  40. Nokia Is Getting Back Into the Mobile Device Game

    May 18, 2016
    Just six years ago, Finland-based  Nokia (NYSE: NOK) was on top of the smartphone world. But as big players including Apple ...
  41. Nokia Stock Makes New Low Ahead of Earnings (NOK)

    May 9, 2016
    Wall Street expects Nokia to deliver year-over-year decline in earnings, while revenue is projected to rise strongly.
  42. Michael Walkley's Special Insights on Tech Giants

    May 4, 2016
    Top analyst Michael Walkley of Canaccord Genuity provides his insights exclusively to TipRanks on tech giants Apple, Qualcomm, ...
  43. Can Nokia Make A Comeback? (NOK)

    April 28, 2016
    Many investors are looking at Nokia and wondering if it has the chemistry and the luck to pull off a comeback in the competitive ...
  44. Alcatel-Lucent's Role in Wireless Innovation (NOK, AAPL)

    April 11, 2016
    Review how Alcatel-Lucent is playing a critical role in developing the next innovation in wireless technology with 5GNow ...
  45. Nokia Clears Final Alcatel-Lucent Hurdle (ALU, NOK)

    January 5, 2016
    It was April of last year when CEO Rajeev Suri announced that Nokia (NYSE: NOK) had inked a deal to acquire France-based ...
  46. BlackBerry Bounces Back on Strong Q3 Earnings (BBRY, NOK)

    December 18, 2015
    BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY) shares soared over 10% on Dec. 18 after the beaten-down smartphone maker posted third quarter ...
  47. Nokia to Close Sale of Maps Unit Ahead of Schedule

    December 3, 2015
    Though certainly not of the same magnitude as Nokia (NYSE: NOK) nearing completion of its whopping $16.6 billion deal for ...
  48. BlackBerry Dumps a Major Enterprise Feature (BBRY, NOK)

    December 3, 2015
    BlackBerry (NASDAQ: BBRY) recently announced that it would discontinue BBM Meeting service, a major part of its enterprise ...
  49. Nokia Rewards Shareholders, Stock Jumps 14% (ALU, NOK)

    November 4, 2015
    Despite reporting a so-so third quarter on Oct. 29, shares of Nokia (NYSE: NOK) soared about 14% in the days that followed. ...
  50. Facebook's Giant Profit Opportunity in Africa (AFK, ERIC)

    October 8, 2015
    Facebook wants to bring the Internet to sub-Saharan Africa, where 209 million people could come online in the coming years.
  51. Decoding the Merger of Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia

    October 5, 2015
    Alcatel-Lucent and Nokia have a history of difficult mergers. But, their merger with each other may turn out to be the right ...
  52. Sony Launches 2 New Mid-Range Smartphones (SNE, IT)

    August 6, 2015
    Sony (NYSE: SNE) recently unveiled two new mid-range smartphones, the Xperia C5 Ultra and Xperia M5, which both rely on ...
  53. Nokia Sells Its HERE Mapping Unit for $3.1 Billion

    August 5, 2015
    Nokia (NYSE: NOK) has finally agreed to sell its HERE mapping business to a consortium of German automakers, including BMW, ...
  54. Nokia Introduces Its Own Take on Virtual Reality

    August 3, 2015
    It has been an eventful summer for Finland's Nokia (NYSE: NOK). To the surprise of some industry pundits, the European Union recently ...
  55. Nokia/Alcatel-Lucent Merger Gets the Nod in Europe (ALU, NOK)

    July 29, 2015
    The merger of communications companies Nokia (NYSE: NOK) and Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) has received the green light in ...
  56. Is Nokia Planning a VR Headset?

    July 23, 2015
    Recently, rumors had it that Nokia (NYSE: NOK) planned to reenter the smartphone market, just over a year removed from selling ...
  57. Sale of Nokia Mapping Unit Nearly Complete

    July 22, 2015
    The on-again, off-again sale of the Nokia (NYSE: NOK) HERE mapping business unit is not only on-again, it could be inked ...
  58. Ericsson Tops Earnings Estimates

    July 17, 2015
    Ericsson (NASDAQ: ERIC), the largest telecom equipment company in the world, recently topped analyst estimates on the top ...
  59. Is the Sale of Nokia Maps Unit Imminent?

    July 14, 2015
    Just last Wednesday, Nokia (NYSE: NOK) stock closed at $6.32 a share, the low for the week. After a nearly 4% jump in the ...
  60. Nokia Successfully Tests Smart City Solution

    July 8, 2015
    Down nearly 20% year-to-date as of this writing, Nokia (NYSE: NOK) shareholders have not had much to celebrate recently. ...
  61. 3 Reasons Alcatel-Lucent Stock Could Fall (ALU, NOK)

    June 23, 2015
    It's unusual for a stock that's the subject of a takeover bid to perform badly. Yet telecom equipment manufacturer Alcatel-Lucent ...
  62. Who Invented Apps For Smart Phones?

    June 22, 2015
    Mobile devices have radically changed how we communicate, conduct business, consume entertainment, and manage our lives, ...
  63. Can Microsoft Apps Compete With Android & Apple?

    June 19, 2015
    Microsoft's answer to the smartphone crazy is the Windows Phone. The obvious problem with Windows Phones in an ever-connected ...
  64. 3 Reasons Alcatel-Lucent Stock Could Rise (ALU, NOK)

    June 12, 2015
    For years, telecom equipment manufacturer Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) has struggled to regain its former glory, with the ...
  65. Eurozone Gains Momentum--But Can It Last?

    June 11, 2015
    Eurozone economic growth has picked up, most notably in France and Italy, but can it last, particularly as Greece continues ...
  66. 3 Key Numbers for Alcatel-Lucent Investors (ALU, NOK)

    June 1, 2015
    Many sectors of the stock market have been ripe for consolidation, and among telecom-equipment stocks, Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ...
  67. 5 Things Alcatel-Lucent Wants You to Know (ALU, NOK)

    May 18, 2015
    The telecom equipment industry has been extremely competitive in recent years, and Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) has worked ...
  68. How Microsoft & Apple's Balance Sheets Compare

    May 13, 2015
    Looking at two iconic companies, Microsoft and Apple, whose balance is sheet is stronger and where?
  69. Why Alcatel-Lucent Investors Hate the Nokia Deal (ALU, NOK)

    April 20, 2015
    For years, telecom equipment manufacturer Alcatel-Lucent (NYSE: ALU) has struggled in a fiercely competitive industry, and ...
  70. Here's How To Tap International Markets (PBR, VALE)

    March 16, 2015
    Access to foreign markets has grown a lot in recent years, allowing US market players to trade these bourses in real-time. ...
  71. Want to Day Trade? Try Binary Options Or Spread Betting

    September 15, 2014
    Interested in Day Trading? These two derivative products are growing in popularity due to their profit potential and small ...
  72. The Mobile Device Market is Undergoing a Seismic Shift

    July 19, 2013
    Gone are the days when consumers lined up en masse to purchase $600 phones. Today, the consumer is looking towards more budget-minded ...
  73. BlackBerry Still Doesn't Get It

    June 28, 2013
    BlackBerry is showing no signs that it can execute a turnaround
  74. How Apple's Fortunes Affect Other Stocks

    October 25, 2012
    For better or worse, the health of Apple shapes the fortunes of a large number of stocks and to some extent, the markets ...
  75. Lenovo Looking To Combine HP And Apple Models

    March 14, 2012
    Lenovo is an overlooked and undervalued global leader.
  76. Time For China’s Smartphone Revolution

    November 29, 2011
    The biggest smartphone market is just starting to blossom, as smartphone use in China grows.
  77. Apple Is Just Absurd

    July 21, 2011
    Apple continues to boggle the mind with its impossible profits.
  78. 5 Communication Stocks Worth Watching

    January 6, 2011
    Find out why these five communications companies are worth keeping an eye on as potential investment purchases.
  79. Companies Spin Off To Boost Stock Prices

    September 10, 2010
    Many major companies are planning to spin off various businesses in an effort to boost lagging stock prices.
  80. Investing In Scandinavia

    April 29, 2010
    The Scandinavian region is often overlooked from an investment perspective, but it shouldn't be.
  81. New Accounting Rules To Accelerate Revenue Recognition

    November 9, 2009
    An FASB accounting standards change will lead to accelerated revenue recognition for many companies, providing a much-needed ...
  82. Cramer's Four Horsemen Still In The Saddle

    August 20, 2009
    Cramer's "must have" tech stock picks should continue to outperform.