Top Technology Stocks:
Technology shares are mixed in pre-bell trading, while
) shares are up between $314.60 and $315.55 in early, light-volume
pre-market trade. The company introduced its new $139 Kindle Fire
Amazon said the new device has a 1280x800 216 ppi HD display, a
dual-core 1.5 GHz processor, Fire OS 3.0, dual speakers with Dolby
audio, and Amazon-exclusive features like Prime Instant Video
downloads, Second Screen, Kindle FreeTime, and X-Ray.
In other technology news, AT&T (
) CEO Randall Stephenson said the company will likely not acquire
Dish Network (
) amid a challenging regulatory environment, the Wall Street
Journal reports, citing Stephenson's comments at an investor
DISH is flat in pre-bell trade at $46.05; T is flat at
Finally, Level 3 Communications (
) said Wednesday that its subsidiary, Level 3 Financing, Inc., has
launched the marketing of the refinancing of its $1.2 billion
senior secured Tranche B-II 2019 Term Loan.
The new $1.2 billion Tranche B-II 2020 Term Loan is expected to
price on Sept. 27, 2013, and to close on Oct. 4, 2013. Shares
closed at $26.48 with a 52-week range of $17.95 - $27.87.