Long known for the website that sells everything, cheap, some of Amazon's biggest moves in recent years have largely been out of sight of shoppers.» Read More
The outlines of a new industry are emerging as a few crowdfunding startups find ways to raise money for Main Street-type businesses that typically wouldn't interest private investors.
Benjamin Schachter, Macquarie Securities analyst, explains why he increased the price target on the internet retailer to $305 a share and maintains an "outperform" rating on the stock.
U.S. stock index futures pointed to a lower open Monday, after the S&P 500 finished at a five-year high in the previous session.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Wal-Mart's recent price comparison advertisements may be enticing consumers, but the promotions are also angering competitors. Toys "R" Us and Best Buy are two retailers taking action.
For the third-straight year, consumer electronics sales faded in the later part of the holiday season as shoppers made purchases early in order to take advantage of heavily promoted Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, according to a study.
Asian shares ended mostly lower on Friday, tracking overnight weakness in global equities after several Fed officials expressed concerns about continuing to expand stimulative bond buying. But, Japanese stocks surged as the market played catch-up with the region on its first trading day of 2013.
Apple's $121 billion in cash could be put to better use, Business Insider's Henry Blodget says.
Amazon.com has strengths that make it a long-term investment, Business Insider's Henry Blodget says.
Amazon.com has a few strengths that make it a long-term investment, Business Insider's Henry Blodget says.
The SEC's whistleblower program report reveals that one state has a very high number of whistleblowers compared with the size of its economy. This suggests that the state also has a high-level of corporate wrongdoing.
Microsoft bought start-up id8 Group R2 Studios as it looks to expand further in technology focused on the home and entertainment.
Forget the rally; all the headlines were about fears of the looming mini-"fiscal cliff" coming. Let's agree on one thing: get rid of the word "fiscal cliff." So 2012. We need a new term.
Though the official data has yet to be released, many analysts think the holiday shopping season saw more stingy Santas this year. The question is—did online sales help retailers boost otherwise lackluster brick and mortar sales?
A U.S. judge on Wednesday granted Amazon's bid to end part of Apple lawsuit over Amazon's use of the term "APP STORE."
This stock could see a 25 percent gain in 2013, Colin Gillis of BGC Financial Partners says.
Find out what Wall Street analysts were saying about J.C. Penney, Costco, Amazon.com, News Corp., Time Warner, Citigroup and Bank of America in this week’s CNBC.com Stock Blog Roundup.
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More Android and Apple iOS devices were activated on Christmas Day than on any other day in history, according to Flurry, a mobile analytics firm.
For Ian Barlow, Britain's tax authority has gone from being fearsome to being really rather nice.