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Recent Posts

David Garrity on BNN: Amazon Prime To Ignite Share Gains for 2016 Holiday Season, Messaging Key For Brands in 2017

2016 Holiday Shopping Trends See Broader Sales +3-4% y/y, Online +16-17% y/y: The 2016 holiday shopping season has been expected to show and is demonstrating solid growth. More broadly, retail sales are increasing +3-4% y/y due to a healthier consumer supported by key factors (i.e. stronger labor & wage market, pent-up post-election demand, more disposable income,

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David Garrity on BNN: Apple signals interest in self-driving car market

11/22/16 Letter to NHTSA Confirms AAPL Interest in Driverless Cars: Speculation on what AAPL will do to capture a major product end-market to rival smartphones has centered on whether AAPL will enter the automotive market. It has been known for some time that AAPL has its Project Titan underway as just such an effort. The

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Bloomberg Radio Interview: GVA’s Garrity on Potential Advertiser Push Back on Fake News

Listen to the audio replay here. Rise of “Fake News” Compromises The Informed Electorate Necessary for Liberal Democracy: Following David’s recent column considering the recent U.S. presidential election and factors influencing the outcome and noted the rise of “fake news” in the current cycle (see: http://www.investopedia.com/news/dont-blame-big-data-pollsters-failings-aapl-googl/), while social media companies eagerly state they support the free and

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David Garrity on Boston Herald Radio “Sweeney and Malone”: Big Data, Polls, and is Facebook a News Organization?

November 17 David Garrity joined Steve Sweeney and Joe Malone on Boston Herald Radio. Interview starts at 27 minutes: ((Listen here))

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Facebook’s fake news problem is not just a U.S. issue, it’s a global one

In the days following the U.S. election, social-media companies such as Facebook are facing accusations it spread fake news and other misinformation which influenced the electoral results. David Garrity joins BNN to discuss this “global problem.”

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Investopedia Article: Don’t Blame Big Data for Pollsters’ Failings (AAPL, GOOGL)

On Wednesday, Nov. 9, the New York Times’ Jim Rutenberg wrote, “All the dazzling technology, the big data and the sophisticated modeling that American newsrooms bring to the fundamentally human endeavor of presidential politics could not save American journalism from yet again being behind the story, behind the rest of the country.” But was mis-calling the election

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David Garrity and Leo Hindery on ‘Conversations with Investopedia’ – Cable Veteran Casts Doubt on AT&T/Time Warner Merger (T, TWX)

To watch the video, please click here. In a video interview for Investopedia, Hindery is doubtful that regulators would permit AT&T to funnel Time Warner’s vast content through its extensive distribution network, which includes Direct TV satellite service. While such vertical integration is the biggest motivation behind the deal, Hindery points out that regulators forced

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CNBC Fast Money: David Garrity on Apple – Growth as far as services

David Garrity, GVA Research CEO, shares his reaction to Apple’s fourth-quarter earnings, fresh off the earnings conference call.

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David Garrity on BNN: Note 7 fiasco means Samsung’s AI ambitions also in question

GVA Research CEO David Garrity tells BNN why he’s expecting Samsung to lose $5 billion in operating profit next year, why Apple is poised to benefit the most from the situation and how this could impact other segments of Samsung’s business. Please read David’s Huffington Post article for more information on this news.

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GVA Research on CNBC: Google still all about the data

The Pixel smartphone is a new endpoint to gather user information from, so Google can better target ads, says David Garrity, principal at GVA Research.

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