Apple Faces E-Book Penalties, UK May Hold Stake in RBS, and 3 More Hot Stocks

Apple Inc. (NASDAQ:AAPL): U.S. District Judge Denise Cote is exploring the possibility of restricting the kind of e-book deals that Apple can maintain with five publishers for five years, including preventing the company from discounting e-books for at least two years. Apple may also be barred from negotiating with publishers during the same period in order to prevent the kind of price collusion that Cote has found the company liable for.

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