Yelp has, for the moment, decided not to pursue a sale after previously hiring Goldman Sachs to find a buyer, according to reports.» Read More
July 2- Yelp Inc, operator of consumer review website yelp.com, had temporarily decided not to pursue a sale, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Yelp had a market capitalization of about $3.2 billion as of Wednesday's close. Yelp may pursue a sale again if Chief Executive Officer Jeremy Stoppelman changes his mind, Bloomberg said.
Android phone owners can now use an updated version of Microsoft's Office tools for writing, spreadsheets and slideshows. Microsoft released them for Android phones this week in another move to make some of its most popular software tools available to people who don't use Microsoft's Windows operating system. There are still no comparable apps for phones...
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In CNBC's 2015 Top States for Business study, the sentiment of business seems to be clear: Corporate America is calling for equality.
BRUSSELS, June 16- Microsoft, German publisher Axel Springer and 17 other critics of Google are expected to get a copy of the EU's antitrust charge sheet against the search engine giant this week in order to allow them to provide feedback, four people familiar with the matter said on Tuesday. The 19 companies, which include U.S. online travel site Expedia, U.S....
While some tech giants build shiny new headquarters, other firms are revitalizing and transforming older buildings. Take a look at Chicago.
Half a millennium later, that sum wouldn't buy a square foot of office space in New York City's trendiest real estate market, the area below 34th Street known as Midtown South. Fueled by an influx of workers from the Internet economy and a record 17 consecutive quarters of rising prices, the average cost per square foot of office space in Midtown South hit an...
Investors are hedging their bets for the upcoming leap second, according to a report. Here's why.
*Altera, Ann rises on possible deals. The market will get another clue on the state of the economy at 10 a.m. ET when the National Association of Homebuilders releases its monthly homebuilder confidence index. If the index does not rise, as expected, stocks could rally, said Adam Sarhan, chief executive of Sarhan Capital in New York.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer is eyeing the Far East.
Jim Cramer wonders, if Actavis can make it work, why can't other acquisitions? He proposes a few worthwhile acquisitions ready to be scooped up.
Dan Nathan of RiskReversal.com explains why the options market is implying 3D Systems could be the next takeover candidate.
Kara Swisher, Re/code, discusses bid considerations for Salesforce and Yelp, and if Apple Watch is a concern for Fitbit. Also Swisher shares her thoughts on the death of Dave Goldberg.
Is the online review site hanging out a "Yelp Wanted" sign??
Gene Munster, managing director & senior research analyst at Piper Jaffray, explains why Google and Apple could be potential buyers of consumer review website operator Yelp.
*Alibaba jumps on better-than-expected revenue. *Yelp jumps on report it is exploring sale. Strong quarterly results from Alibaba as well as speculation that consumer review website Yelp.com could be for sale drove technology stocks higher, with the S&P tech index up 0.87 percent.
U.S. stocks closed higher on Thursday as investors awaited the key April jobs report and eyed easing in oil prices and bond yields.
The online business review company is considering a sale as its stock has struggled this year, according to reports.
Shares of Yelp halted, then resumed trading midday after a report came out the company was exploring a sale. CNBC's Bob Pisani reports on the wild day for the stock, and Josh Lipton looks at potential buyers.