Oct 1- A former executive at GSI Commerce Inc was sentenced on Wednesday to 15 months in prison for insider trading related to the 2011 takeover of the e-commerce company by online retailer eBay Inc..» Read More
Discussing whether Carl Icahn deserves credit for eBay and PayPal's announced split, with Julia La Roche, Business Insider, and Kevin O'Leary, Shark Tank investor.
EBay announced PayPal will be a separate publicly traded company next year. David Garrity, GVA Research, and Ross Gerber, Gerber Kawasaki CEO, discuss which will be a better investment once they split.
In addition, CEO John Donahoe will step down as CEO of eBay once the split takes effect in 2015.
In Tuesday's The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, a big eBay investor defends PayPal's prospects, while Carl Icahn strikes again. And can eBay still grow by itself?
Alibaba options are now open for trading. And the first big trades tell us something very interesting about where the stock may be heading.
EBay's about-face to split its PayPal and marketplace businesses into separate companies could make each acquisition targets, analysts tell CNBC.
EBay and PayPal announced on Tuesday a surprising plan to separate into two companies in 2015. EBay CEO John Donahoe sat down with CNBC's David Faber to discuss the spin off.
NEW YORK— PayPal's impending split from long-time partner eBay Inc. will ratchet up its appeal to online retail competitors such as Amazon.com and give it the freedom to aggressively take on new mobile pay challenger Apple Pay. For eBay, the challenge will be how to drive revenue without its fastest-growing division. The move marks a 180- degree turn for eBay...
MOSCOW, Sept 30- Internet auction site eBay intends to drive a wave of consolidation in Russia's e-commerce market over the next couple of years, persuading smaller companies to get on board as the economy weakens.
Today is the first day investors can trade Alibaba options and short the stock. Brian Nowak, Susquehanna senior analyst, discusses his price target and where the stock could go from here.
The "Fast Money" traders take their positions in Nike shares after the company's strong Q1 beat.
Dana Telsey, Telsey Advisory Group CEO, says Nike is the dominant player in active wear.
STOCKHOLM— Fashion retailer Hennes& Mauritz AB said Thursday it plans to expand its business over the coming year by increasing online sales and opening new stores, particularly in its largest markets, the U.S. and China. H&M opened new online markets this year in France, Italy and Spain and China, which received "a very good response from customers," Persson said.
NEW YORK— Amazon is adding more services for Twitter users ahead of the busy holiday shopping season. The online retailer said Wednesday that Twitter users can now add Amazon.com products to their wish list without leaving the social media site. In May, Amazon introduced a similar program that lets Twitter users send products to their Amazon carts.
FRANKFURT, Sept 24- Rocket Internet, the global e-commerce investor, will take a more hands-on role in its stable of companies through a stock market listing which was fully subscribed within the first hour of taking orders, it said on Wednesday.
FRANKFURT, Sept 24- Rocket Internet, the global e-commerce investor, will take a more hands-on role in its stable of companies following a stock market listing which was fully subscribed within the first hour of taking orders, it said on Wednesday.
Sept 23- Online retailer Amazon.com Inc is in talks with a number of Dutch publishers to sell e-books in the Netherlands, the Financial Times reported, citing a Dutch publisher. But now Amazon has actually been in touch and so we are getting close, "the report quoted Sander Knol, the director of Xander, a Dutch publisher that has been approached by Amazon.
MINNEAPOLIS— Amazon.com Inc. will begin to collect sales taxes from Minnesota customers next week, indicating the online retailer is expanding in the state, according to experts. Amazon may be starting a local operation that requires it to do so in accordance with a state law passed in July 2013, the Star Tribune reported.
Speaking Tuesday at the Clinton Global Initiative, Aliaba founder Jack Ma told the crowd that he and his company did not rely on any support from the Chinese government during its stratospheric rise.
As Alibaba began trading on the NYSE Friday, founder of the e-commerce giant Jack Ma acknowledged the company's commitment to smaller merchants in a CNBC interview.