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Yahoo will be unrolling a new app that seeks to make video calling as private as texting.
Zazzle, an e-commerce company that's stayed under the radar in hype-happy Silicon Valley, is finally divulging its numbers. And they're impressive.
Options traders are betting on big moves for Facebook ahead of earnings.
July 29- Twitter Inc interim CEO Jack Dorsey's criticism of the company's efforts to woo new users may just be the first step to address its long-standing problems. To generate long-term earnings growth and satisfy investors, Twitter needs to broaden its portfolio and create an ecosystem of products similar to that of Google Inc and Facebook Inc..
Neil Doshi of Mizuho Securities USA points to three key things to watch when Facebook reports earnings Wednesday.
July 29- Microsoft Corp launched its much-awaited Windows 10 operating system at midnight on Wednesday. "There are massive headwinds in Microsoft's bread-and-butter PC business, making it crucial that the Windows 10 cloud approach opens up new growth avenues for the Windows business," FBR Capital Markets analyst Daniel Ives wrote in a note on Monday.
With Facebook reporting earnings Wednesday, some traders are expecting the stock to make a massive move.
Despite reporting robust second-quarter earnings last week, the value of Apple shares quickly plunged and have struggled to regain momentum.
July 28- Twitter Inc's shares fell more than 11 percent in extended trade on Tuesday after the microblogging company said its number of monthly average users grew at the slowest pace since it went public in 2013.. "This is unacceptable and we're not happy about it," Jack Dorsey, who stepped in as interim chief executive on July 1, said on a call with analysts.
Leon Cooperman wouldn't be buying energy stocks aggressively, but here is where he is putting his money.
Jim Cramer loved the rally on Tuesday. Could the oil, China and Fed stars align for the averages again?
July 28- Yelp Inc, the operator of consumer review website Yelp.com, reported a surprise loss and forecast revenue for the current quarter that fell far below market expectations, sending its shares plummeting in after-hours trading on Tuesday. Yelp, whose shares fell as much as 16 percent in extended trading, said it expected to report net revenue of $139...
SAN FRANCISCO— Yelp is getting skewered by investors after the online business review service sank to a second-quarter loss and dimmed its outlook amid a slowdown in its digital advertising sales. He predicted Yelp could be generating $1 billion in annual revenue by 2017, more than doubling from a projected $545 million to $550 million this year.
U.S. stocks closed about 1 percent higher as investors cheered some recovery in oil prices, amid mixed earnings and the beginning of the Fed meeting.
EBay announced it is discontinuing ebay Now, its same-day delivery service, in the U.S, Re/code reports.
After going nowhere for the last 18 months, analysts became accustomed to not expect much from Google's stock. Not anymore.
NEW YORK, July 28- Investors in social media shares have zeroed-in on Facebook Inc, piling into stock options to add bullish bets on the company in the days ahead of its Wednesday earnings. The ascent has made Facebook one of the ten largest S&P companies in terms of market capitalization, with the stock now worth more than $260 billion- surpassing decades-old...
Public interest in the New Horizons Pluto flyby mission set records for NASA's social media and web metrics——but why do we care about Pluto?
Microsoft's new Windows 10 operating system debuts Wednesday and the company is offering an upgrade for free. Here are the details.
NEW YORK, July 28- The big selloffs in shares of social media companies last quarter following weak results seem to be brushed under the carpet this earnings season as investors focus instead on the success of Facebook Inc.. The rapid ascent has made Facebook one of the ten largest S&P companies in terms of market capitalization, with the stock now worth more than...