Breakfast News: Microsoft Corporation, Barnes & Noble, Zynga Inc, Starbucks Corporation

NEW YORK, October 05, 2012 – Cogonews.com, an investor research portal specializing in several sectors including biotech and healthcare issues major news alert on Microsoft Corporation, Barnes & Noble, Zynga Inc, Starbucks Corporation.Microsoft Corporation(NASDAQ:MSFT) and Barnes & Noble, Inc.(NYSE:BKS) have decided to call their joint venture Nook Media LLC, a joint statement by the two companies said on Thursday.The joint venture was announced way back in April with Microsoft investing $300 million in it with a 17.6 percent stake.Will MSFT Bounce Back To New High And Hit $50 This Year? Get Special Trend Analysis Here http://cogonewsreport.com/report.php?code=MSFTAlong with the change in name, the companies also announced that they wold soon be releasing a NOOK reading app for Windows 8. Microsoft and Barnes & Noble’s strategic partnership in NOOK Media LLC will enable the companies to advance world-class digital reading experiences to the hundreds of millions of customers they jointly serve, the statement said.Get Special Trend Analysis on BKS Here http://cogonewsreport.com/report.php?code=BKSGame developer Zynga Inc(NASDAQ:ZNGA) said on Thursday that it expected to post a loss in the third quarter to September 30, due to weak demand and a charge of up to $95 million related to its acquisition of OMGPop in March.Will ZNGA Rebound After The Recent Tumble? Find Out Here http://cogonewsreport.com/report.php?code=ZNGAThe maker of `Farmville' social media game said that it expected to post a loss of 12 to 14 cents and on an adjusted basis either break even or post a loss of 1 cent a share.Zynga also forecast revenue of $300 million to $305 million.Analysts, on average, expect it to break even on revenue of $286.7 million.Shares of ZNGA tumbled almost 20% in the opening session.Coffee chain Starbucks Corporation(NASDAQ:SBUX) is planning to unleash a range of croissants and baked goods, starting from San Francisco and eventually to the rest of the country.The range of items that it plans to sell are a whole wheat spinach croissant, a ham and cheese croissant, and a tomato, cheese and herb croissant. There's also a blueberry yogurt muffin, raspberry passion fruit loaf cake and lemon vanilla loaf cake, which replaces the current lemon loaf cake. How Should Investors Trade SBUS Now? Find Out Here http://cogonewsreport.com/report.php?code=SBUXThe move is intended to bolster Starbucks' reputation for food; the segment now generates about $1.5 billion a year and has become an important part of the company' revenue streamAbout Cogo NewsCogonews.com has a finger on the pulse of many sectors including renewable energy, oil, pharma, mining, finance, and healthcare. Our in depth research and analysis of NASDAQ, OTCBB, Pink Sheets, and NYSE has yielded considerable gains for our subscribers.Our to-the-minute reports and alerts coupled with breaking news, analysis, investment strategies, and FREE subscription email services contribute to our role as one of the leading investor relations marketing firms. Disclaimer:The assembled information disseminated by cogonews.com is for information purposes only, and is neither a solicitation to buy nor an offer to sell securities. cogonews.com does expect that investors will buy and sell securities based on information assembled and pesented in phd-trading.com. PLEASE always do your own due diligence, and consult your financial advisor.Contact:cogonews.com editor@cogonews.com

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