HTC Plummets After Forecasting Narrowest Margin

HTC Plummets After Forecasting Narrowest Margin

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HTC Corp. HTC J smartphones for KDDI Corp. are displayed at the unveiling of KDDI's new smartphone line-up in Tokyo, Japan, on Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012. HTC’s third-quarter smartphone shipments fell 43 percent from a year earlier, the most among the top five vendors, even as the market climbed 45 percent, according to IDC Corp.