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Burlington Firms Named to Top 100 Companies
Five Burlington companies have been named to the Boston Globe's top 100 publicly held companies.
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Digital Pro Sound
Troi.Net Unleashes Dragon12 Speech Recognition Software, Changing the Way to Work
Troi.net , a leading provider of IT services in New York City, announced recently a new partnership with Nuance Communications, the Dragon 12 Speech Recognition software provider.
Tue May 21, 2013
UPMC to lay off transcription workers
UPMC is reportedly laying off 100 transcription workers as it seeks to cut costs.
Mon May 20, 2013
The Motley Fool
Carl Icahn Is Going to Lose a Lot of Money on This One
In a recent filing with the SEC, Carl Icahn revealed that he has increased his stake in speech-to-text software maker Nuance Communications to nearly 11%. He did this after Nuance reported disappointing earnings and deeply disappointing Q3 guidance, and the stock plunged to new levels of cheapness.
Thu May 16, 2013
Nuance Communications Inc. (NUAN), Microsoft Corporation (MSFT): Are...
Last week, I had a day where everyone I happened to chat with here in Silicon Valley was complaining of wrist pain.
Tue May 14, 2013
2 Tech Stocks And 1 Healthcare Company With Recent Intensive Insider Selling
There was intensive insider selling in Nuance Communications in February 2012, when the stock peaked at $31.15. The stock is currently trading at $19.01 or 39.0% below the all time high made in February 2012.
Mon May 13, 2013
Nuance Dragon Notes brings quick, spoken memos and messages to Windows 8
Sometimes, the smallest and simplest apps make the most sense . Take Nuance's new Dragon Notes for Windows 8, for example.
Is Nuance Really A Buy?
After trading as low as $18 in 2013, Nuance Communications crawled back to above $23 before plunging again, thanks to a disappointing second quarter earnings report.
Fri May 10, 2013
Nuance Hit By Shift To 'On Demand' Services
As with any company that offers software services, the ongoing shift to the cloud and on-demand services has been disruptive to revenues and profits in the short-term. The issue previously impacted Adobe Systems and Intuit and now Nuance Communications, Inc.
Thu May 09, 2013
Nuance Communications Lowered to Underperform at Zacks
They currently have a $18.20 price target on the stock. A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on NUAN.
Wed May 08, 2013
Barclays deploys Nuance voice biometrics
According to Nuance, Barclay's will use the technology to securely and automatically confirm the identity of Barclays customers using the sound of their voice.
Sun May 05, 2013
Nuance Communications Price Target Cut to $22.00 by Analysts at Mizuho
The firm currently has a "buy" rating on the stock. NUAN has been the subject of a number of other recent research reports.
Tech Stocks That Should Follow Apple's Lead
Apple recently made an announcement on the largest stock repurchase program in corporate history and also increased its dividend payout substantially as well.
Fri May 03, 2013
GEICO Adds Voice Capabilities to Mobile App
GEICO is working with Nuance Communications, a voice and language solutions company, to introduce voice assistant technology in its GEICO App.
Thu May 02, 2013
Nuance Communications Price Target Lowered to $24.00 at Northland Securities
A number of other analysts have also recently weighed in on NUAN. Analysts at Raymond James initiated coverage on shares of Nuance Communications in a research note to investors on Wednesday.
Carl Icahn Upped His Nuance Stake--Should You?
Activist investor Carl Icahn announced April 30 after the close of trading that he added another 4.2 million shares of Nuance Communications since first taking a position in March.
Lowering the Volume on Nuance
Though Carl Icahn is increasingly bullish on the speech recognition company, which powers Apple's Siri voice assistant, we remain wary.
GEICO Adds Interactive Voice to Mobile App
The P&C giant partnered with Nuance Communications to develop the capability, named "Lily," after research showed that two in five of its app users already use some sort of voice technology on their phone.
Wed May 01, 2013
Pensions & Investments
Towers Watson: Shareholders ratify executive compensation at 91% clip
Shareholders have voted on average 91% to ratify executive compensation in non-binding say-pay-pay voting at U.S. companies so far this proxy season, up from 89% in all of 2012, according to a Towers Watson study of 333 companies in the Russell 3000 index from Jan.
U.S. Bank tests bank-by-voice app
U.S. Bank is testing an app for banking by voice activation that would allow customers to check account balances, review transactions and pay bills by voice inquiry or command.