On Thursday, about $1 billion worth of sales had been generated in online sales, up 22% from the previous Thanksgiving, reports USA TODAY.» Read More
Nov 27- Shoppers looking for deals on upscale retailer Neiman Marcus's website were left largely empty-handed after the site suffered an outage on Black Friday, CNBC reported. Neiman Marcus spokeswoman Ginger Reeder said she could not confirm the time of the outage, but said the company was working to restore the website. According to software firm Adobe...
Apple has made up one-fifth of the S&P 500's profit margin growth in the last five years. However, the company's growth seems to have since stalled.
NEW YORK— If the beginning of the holiday season is any indication, it could be a merry mobile Christmas for shoppers. For the first time, there's expected to be more people visiting retailers' web sites through their smartphones than on desktop computers or tablets during the first weekend of the holiday shopping season that begins on Thanksgiving Day.
Facebook founder planning on taking two months of paternity leave when his daughter is born.
MENLO PARK, Calif.— Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg said Friday he's planning on taking two months of paternity leave when his daughter is born. Facebook Inc., which is based in Menlo Park, California, offers its U.S. employees up to four months of paid parental leave. Adobe Systems Inc. and Microsoft Corp. bolstered their parental benefits following the move.
The Android version does not yet include music videos, and family membership sign-ups still require a Mac or iOS.
Forrester predicts the mobile revolution will accelerate in 2016. Who are the winners?
Josh Brown decided to buy Dr Pepper and Adobe, as the shares have shown recent strength.
Finally! Presidential candidates are talking about paid family leave, says Make It Work" co-founder Vivien Labaton.
SAN FRANCISCO/ BRUSSELS, Oct 7- U.S. businesses from online coupon company RetailMeNot Inc to security software company Symantec Corp said a European change to rules governing data transatlantic personal data transfers would hurt U.S. companies and called for a quick fix. "The biggest fear is they'll lose the opportunity to provide data services in Europe," said...
*Bank of Japan holds off on fresh stimulus. The U.S. dollar rose against the euro and the Swiss franc, while the yen gained against the dollar after the Bank of Japan left monetary policy unchanged. Although the Bank of Japan held off on expanding stimulus on Wednesday, expectations are growing of more support rather than less as worries mount over a global economic...
Quarterly earnings look set to fall for the second straight quarter, according to FactSet data.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
U.S. stock futures powered higher this morning, after the Dow eked out its third straight gain in Tuesday's mixed session on Wall Street.
*Expects adj profit of $2.70/ share vs est $3.19/ share. Oct 6- Adobe Systems Inc lowered its profit forecast for 2016 below analyst estimates partly due to a strong dollar, sending its shares down as much as 13 percent in extended trading. The Photoshop maker said it expects full-year revenue of about $5.7 billion and an adjusted profit of $2.70 per share.
The "Fast Money" traders reveal what's on their watch lists.
Oct 6- Adobe Systems Inc forecast 2016 revenue and profit below estimates, sending its shares down 8 percent in extended trading. The Photoshop maker said it expects full-year revenue of about $5.7 billion and an adjusted profit of $2.70 per share. Analysts on average were expecting revenue of $5.93 billion and earnings of $3.19 per share, according to Thomson...
Oct 6- Adobe Systems Inc forecast 2016 revenue and profit below estimates, sending its shares down 8 percent in after-market trading. The Photoshop maker said it expects full-year revenue of about $5.7 billion, well below the average analyst estimate of $5.93 billion. The company's shares were down at $78.30 after closing at $85.15 on the Nasdaq on Tuesday.
Jim Cramer considers next week to be the playoffs of earnings. Brace yourself for some serious action! Here are the stocks to watch.
Ad blocking hurts ad serving, which uses technology to display ads online. One of the largest companies is Google AdSense.