Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) on Wednesday told the Second Circuit that the U.S. Department of Justice had proffered no evidence that would make it liable for anti-competitive conduct, as the tech giant seeks to overturn a ruling that it had plotted with book publishers to restrain competition and drive up e-book pricing. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) stock performance was 0.09% in last session and finished the day at $90.36. Traded volume was 36.87million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 68.12million shares. The beta of the stock remained 0.93. Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL) insider ownership is 0.04%.
Sony Corp. (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) CEO Kaz Hirai’s pay for the last fiscal year was up to $1.8 million (￥184 million), and head of U.S. based entertainment Nicole Seligman hit $1.53 million (￥156 million), representing 20 percent increases for both executives despite continuing losses at the conglomerate. Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) rose 1.62 percent to $16.91 Wednesday on volume of 1.74million shares. The intra-day range of the stock was $16.71 to $16.94. Sony Corp (ADR) (NYSE:SNE) has a market capitalization of $17.65billion.
Microsoft Devices Group has unveiled the Nokia X2, the newest addition to the expanding Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK) X family smartphones. Nokia Corporation (ADR) (NYSE:NOK)’s stock on June 25, 2014 reported a increase of 1.45% to the closing price of $7.70. Its fifty two weeks range is $3.70 -$8.35. The total market capitalization recorded $28.60billion. The overall volume in the last trading session was 13.87million shares. In its share capital, NOK has 3.76billion outstanding shares.
BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) is planning to launch the BlackBerry Z3 in Malaysia on July 7th. The Z3 was created out of a partnership between BlackBerry and Foxconn. On Wednesday, shares of BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) advanced 1.42% to close the day at $9.98. Company return on investment (ROI) is -8.45% and its monthly performance is recorded as 37.09%. BlackBerry Ltd (NASDAQ:BBRY) quarterly revenue growth is 8.95%.
Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL)’s Android software is coming to cars, televisions and watches this year, as the internet search giant races against Apple and other tech companies to extend its business into a rapidly broadening field of Internet-connected devices. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) stock performance was 2.34% in last session and finished the day at $585.93. Traded volume was 2.11million shares in the last session and the average volume of the stock remained 2.63million shares. The beta of the stock remained 1.19. Google Inc (NASDAQ:GOOGL) insider ownership is 0.10%.