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Oracle's stock fell more than 7 percent in after-hours trading following the company's miss on the top and bottom line.
June 17- Oracle Corp's quarterly profit and revenue fell short of analysts' estimates, as weak sales of its traditional database software licenses were made worse by a strong U.S. dollar that lowered the value of foreign sales. Shares of Microsoft Corp and Salesforce.com, two of Oracle's closest rivals, were close to unchanged. "This was an ugly print and speaks to...
June 17- Oracle Corp, a business software and database company, reported fourth-quarter profit and revenue below analysts' average estimates, hurt by a strong dollar and lower revenue from new software licenses business. Shares of Oracle, seen as a barometer for the technology sector, fell 7 percent to $41.75 in after-hours trading. Oracle's net income fell to...
Sandy Kurtzig is a Silicon Valley legend, who happens to be a female founder. At 68, she's quietly moving on from the CEO role at Kenandy.
“Mad Money” host Jim Cramer plays mad math with the upside potential of combining two major digital players.
Jim Cramer goes off the charts to find out if tech giants Apple and Salesforce are getting ready for action, or is it time to ring the register?
San Francisco, June 11- As Twitter Chief Executive Officer Dick Costolo's departure was cheered by stockholders, his fans struck a different note, flooding the micro-blogging site he has steered for nearly five years with messages of gratitude and support. "Gonna miss this guy," Twitter designer Paul Stamatiou posted. Wall Street's reaction was far harsher, as...
The chipmaker announced a record-setting $125 million venture fund to invest in high-growth companies run by women and minorities.
Those record profits that companies are reporting may not be all they're cracked up to be.
Nearly 60 companies in the S&P 1500 have received M&A offers over the last 12 months, the most since 2007.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Ann Winblad, co-founder of Hummer Winblad Venture Partners, says Google epitomizes the future more than any other technology company.
"Mad Money" host Jim Cramer on why this market can’t stop, won’t stop.
Jim Cramer reviews the stocks and events he will be watching next week, and is preparing for some big action ahead.
*Core inflation highest since January 2013. *Microsoft down after report of Salesforce deal talks. May 22- U.S. stocks ended weaker on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen indicated that the central bank was poised to raise interest rates this year, in line with Wall Street's expectations.
U.S. stocks closed lower on Friday as investors eyed inflation data and Fed Chair Yellen's speech ahead of the long weekend.
*Microsoft was willing to offer about $55 bln- CNBC. May 22- Microsoft Corp and Salesforce.com Inc held "significant talks" this spring but failed to agree on a price, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the matter. A potential bidder can go up to $70 billion on the high end and Microsoft, Oracle Corp and Amazon.com Inc are the companies most likely to be suitors,...
May 22- Microsoft Corp and Salesforce.com Inc held "significant talks" this spring but could not reach a deal over pricing, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the matter. Microsoft was willing to offer about $55 billion for the world's biggest maker of online sales software. Microsoft shares fell 0.6 percent to $47.11 and were the biggest drag on the...
*Yellen comments leave rate expectations unchanged on Wall Street. *Microsoft down after report of Salesforce deal talk. May 22- U.S. stocks were flat on Friday after Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said it would be appropriate to raise interest rates this year if the economy continues on its current path, in line with broad expectations on Wall Street.
May 22- Microsoft Corp held "significant" talks with Salesforce.com Inc this spring and was willing to offer about $55 billion for the company, CNBC reported, citing people familiar with the situation.