Amazon.Com Inc


  • Optimize your game plan for holiday toy shopping Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 2:29 PM ET

    NEW YORK— Looking for the holiday season's hot toys, like anything related to Disney's "Frozen"? In addition, Amazon's annual holiday toy list adds commentary from its product experts on the latest trends. You can browse through new categories like "Mom Picks" or "Classic" brands to find gift ideas and personal anecdotes from Amazon editors.

  • Amazon to refund Iowa customers over subscription Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 1:26 PM ET

    DES MOINES, Iowa— Online retailor Amazon has agreed to refund more than 1,000 Iowa customers over issues regarding a subscription service. The state Attorney General's Office says the agreement means Amazon.com Inc. and Amazon Services LLC will give $122,000 in refunds and credits to Iowa customers. The agreement requires that Amazon comply with state law...

  • Amazon spends and grows, but still wants for money Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 10:59 AM ET
    Fire smartphone by Amazon.com

    While it might not make a profit next quarter, Amazon is barreling ahead in its quest to dominate people's spending. The NYT reports.

  • Amazon expected to lose money, again, in Q3 Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 10:13 AM ET
    Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos speaks at a news conference on June 18, 2014, in Seattle, Washington

    When Amazon reports earnings, investors will look for updates on a range of recent initiatives from the company that rarely turns a profit.

  • Cramer: America is strong     Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 9:15 AM ET

    CNBC's Carl Quintanilla and Jim Cramer discuss the state of the American consumer and strength of the U.S. economy.

  • Microsoft cloud grows, but dwarfed by old stuff Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 9:03 AM ET
    Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft Corp.

    Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella is finding a fanbase among developers for expanding into cloud. The problem is all the old stuff.

  • Here's what might rattle the markets today Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 7:28 AM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Strategists said stocks could continue a pattern of consolidation Thursday, after the massive spring back rally earlier in the week.

  • Amazon's profit problem     Thursday, 23 Oct 2014 | 6:53 AM ET

    Ken Sena, Evercore Partners, provides a preview of the online retailer's earnings, and weighs in on Amazon's growth plan.

  • FedEx, UPS make plans for a better holiday season Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 5:14 PM ET

    DALLAS— Facing an even bigger mountain of packages this holiday season, FedEx and UPS are hiring more workers to avoid the delays that frustrated shoppers and gift-recipients a year ago. On Wednesday, FedEx Corp. said it expects deliveries between Thanksgiving and Christmas Eve to rise 8.8 percent over last year, to 290 million shipments.

  • Who needs Black Friday? Retail cutting prices now Wednesday, 22 Oct 2014 | 1:56 PM ET
    Sale signs in the windows of a GAP store.

    Retailers have kept inventories in check, but signs are already emerging that they may not have broken consumers' addiction to discounts just yet.

  • Options bet predicts big pain for Facebook Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 4:30 PM ET
    The Facebook logo is reflected against source code on the screen of a computer in this photo illustration.

    One options trader made a big bet Facebook's run could take a pause.

  • What to expect at Twitter's Flight conference Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 12:56 PM ET

    Twitter’s first mobile developer conference set to take place Wednesday in San Francisco, Re/code reports.

  • How fresh is Amazon Fresh? Our hands-on look Tuesday, 21 Oct 2014 | 9:23 AM ET

    Amazon's grocery service launched in New York City over the weekend. First stop? Park Slope, Brooklyn.

  • Oct 20- Online book retailer Amazon.com Inc said on Monday it has signed a multiyear deal with Simon& Schuster Inc, the second Big-Five book publisher, on the future price of e-books. Amazon, which had been in talks with Simon& Schuster since July over pricing, confirmed the deal first reported by the Business Insider news blog that the two had reached an agreement.

  • Applying those precepts to IBM is proving particularly tricky as many of the company's old-line businesses have already been shut down or sold, while the units that are supposed to push future growth, such as cloud and security, face stiff competition. "I don't expect to see anything of that magnitude coming from IBM in part because they have systematically...

  • SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 20- Apple Inc forecast a strong holiday quarter after a better-than-expected 16 percent jump in iPhone sales, and the strongest growth in Mac computer shipments in years helped the company surpass Wall Street's targets. Shares of Apple rose 1.3 percent to about $101.10 in after-hours trade. Some investors hope that Apple's recently forged...

  • Oct 20- Amazon.com Inc signed a multi-year deal with Simon& Schuster Inc, the second major Big Five book publisher it has been negotiating with on the price of e-books, Business Insider reported, citing a source with knowledge of the situation. Online book retailer Amazon had been in talks with Simon& Schuster since July over pricing. Amazon had been locked in a war...

  • Microsoft CEO on the cloud, inequality & spinoff Monday, 20 Oct 2014 | 8:21 AM ET
    Satya Nadella, CEO of Microsoft Corp.

    Microsoft has proven its potency in the cloud, and is one of three companies with the scale, resources, and know-how to dominate the market, CEO Satya Nadella told CNBC.

  • Cramer Remix: Time your Apple picking Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 7:36 PM ET

    Mad Money host Jim Cramer makes a call on Apple ahead of its report and many more, including buys in the investable market bottom

  • Cramer: Tune in for the most vital earnings week Friday, 17 Oct 2014 | 6:14 PM ET

    Jim Cramer said next week is the most important week of the year for earnings. Find out what stocks he will be focused on.