Gaining Green

Investor’s Alert – BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY), AMD, Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB), Cisco Systems (CSCO), Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA)

It’s no secret that Waterloo-based BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) was on their biggest downward spiral ever in 2013. The company, which has conceded tons of market share to the likes of Apple and Google due to lack of innovation, was almost sold off to financial vultures last year. They also had to let go of thousands of employees, and it wasn’t until private investors decided to come in and save their skin that they could step back and regroup to navigate the tough waters that 2014 would bring. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) stock climbed 9.36% and finished the last session at $9.93. The EPS of the stock remained -10.19. Company’s market capitalization is $5.21 billion.

Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) announced the immediate availability of its new 12- and 16-core AMD Opteron™ 6300 Series server processors, code named “Warsaw.” Designed for enterprise workloads, the new AMD Opteron 6300 Series processors feature the “Piledriver” core and are fully socket and software compatible with the existing AMD Opteron 6300 Series. The power efficiency and cost effectiveness of the new products are ideal for the Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) Open 3.0 Open Compute Platform — the industry’s most cost effective Open Compute platform. Advanced Micro Devices, Inc. (NYSE:AMD) shares closed at $ 4.17 on last trade day, by losing -0.24%. Stock 52 week range is $2.26 – $4.65. Company’s market capitalization is $ 3.02 billion.

Goldman said contacts are reporting increasing mobile budgets and a significant uptick in CPM which should result in Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) reporting upside to consensus mobile forecasts. The firm expects Facebook to report ad revenue of $2.16B vs consensus of $1.99B and mobile ad revenue of $1.14B vs consensus of $984M. Shares are Buy rated with a $61 price target. Facebook Inc (NASDAQ:FB) stock increased 3.93% and finished the last session at $58.51. The EPS of the stock remained 0.48. Company’s market capitalization is $142.49 billion.

Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)‘s stock had its “buy” rating reaffirmed by research analysts at TheStreet in a report released on Tuesday, Stock Ratings Network.com reports. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO) stock surged 0.40% and finished the last session at $ 22.83. The EPS of the stock remained 1.84. Cisco Systems, Inc. (NASDAQ:CSCO)’s market capitalization is $122.06 billion.

You may not know it but inside the U.K. Facebook is in the online gambling business. Facebook added real money gambling a little over a year ago. Up until recently it was limited to bingo and online slots but now, through a partnership with Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA), Facebook users in the U.K. can play online poker for real money. Zynga Inc (NASDAQ:ZNGA) stock opened at $ 3.54 in last trading session and closed at $ 3.63. The 52 week range of the stock is $2.40 – 4.55 and the day range was $ 3.47 – 3.66.