The Fed meets next week, but a commodities meltdown and earnings season are adding to concerns about global growth and may steal some of its thunder.» Read More
SEATTLE, July 22- Amazon.com Inc said on Wednesday it would expand a marketplace that offers home services from plumbing to fence repairs in 15 U.S. cities and help customers find contractors for more expensive home projects as it develops its role as a middle man for third-party vendors. The home services platform is an ambitious frontier for Amazon, pitting it...
With the second quarter earnings season underway, options traders are targeting a select group of stocks they believe will post sharp moves.
Elevation Partners' Roger McNamee explains why the tech sector seems to be declining.
Yelp has, for the moment, decided not to pursue a sale after previously hiring Goldman Sachs to find a buyer, according to reports.
U.S. stocks ended little changed as investors eyed the jobs report and were on edge ahead of Greece's Sunday referendum.
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.
A look at newly public companies that still have ties to their founders and continue to maintain much of their early start-up flair.
Three generations of Levy men—grandfather Victor, son Paul, and grandson Eric, are all entrepreneurs, each having started a business.
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??