Sam Mattera

Sam Mattera


Sam has a love of all things finance. He writes about tech stocks and consumer goods.

Recent articles

Android Is Surging at the iPhone's Expense

Google's mobile operating system saw its market share increase in the first quarter as demand for Apple's handsets cooled.


The 7 Most Interesting Numbers From Google I/O 2016

The popularity of Chrome, Chromecast, Google Photos, and Android continues to surge.

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Google Gears Up to Take on Microsoft's Windows 10

Chromebooks are about to get much more compelling.

Billionaire Battleground: T-Mobile US Stock

Billionaire hedge fund managers are buying and selling stock in the nation's third-largest wireless carrier.


3 Reasons Square Inc Stock Could Fall

Sluggish demand for services, regulatory scrutiny, and inability to hit guidance could send the stock lower.

Better Buy: NVIDIA Corporation vs. NXP Semiconductors

A shared interest in autonomous vehicles makes for an obvious comparison between the two chip giants.


Danger Lurks for These 3 High-Yield Dividend Stocks

Seagate, Las Vegas Sands, and BP currently boast eye-popping dividend yields. But investors could be in for a rude awakening.


8 Top Stocks Billionaires Love

Alphabet, Facebook, Zoetis, Amazon, Priceline, Allergan, and Teva Pharmaceutical are common picks among top hedge fund managers.

These Billionaires Just Dumped More Than 1 Million FireEye Inc Shares -- Should You Follow?

Millennium Management and Citadel trimmed their stakes in the cybersecurity firm last quarter.


This Venture Capitalist Thinks Amazon Stock Could Rise 900%

If AWS wins the cloud wars, the e-commerce giant could own the infrastructure behind almost all computing.

3 Reasons Barracuda Networks, Inc. Stock Could Rise

The growth of Office 365, a successful turnaround, or outright sale could reward shareholders.


3 Reasons Square, Inc. Stock Could Rise

A change in management, rising interest in NFC payments, and surging services revenue could all help shares move to the upside.

The Galaxy S7 and Facebook Could Benefit from Samsung's Newest Device

The Gear 360 is an affordable virtual reality camera that should make it possible for consumers to easily create VR content.

Here's How Many Amazon Prime Members Actually Use Its Video Service

Many subscribers continue to ignore the ecommerce giant's streaming video service.


These 4 Megatrends Should Benefit FireEye

Increasingly prevalent cyber crime could lift demand for the cybersecurity company's services for many years.

1 Thing About the Fitbit Blaze Investors Should Love

Almost half of those who bought the company's smartwatch previously owned another model of its fitness trackers.

Square Inc. Loves Apple Pay

The fast-growing payment solutions providers has made associating its logo with NFC payments one of its biggest goals for 2016.


Amazon, Not Apple, Is Making Tablets Great Again

The $49.99 Fire tablet has helped the Internet retailer return to growth.

A Look at FireEye Inc in 6 Revealing Charts

Tracking the cybersecurity company's changing revenue profile, expenses, growth, and profitability.


10 Must-Read Quotes From Square, Inc.'s Earnings Call

Mobile payments, developer partnerships, and Square Capital dominated the discussion.