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NEW YORK— Few industries slip into jargon as much as the investing world. As quickly as you can give your shoe size, mutual fund managers can rattle off their "active share" or "duration." Such terms have all the grace of a clog, but they can also give valuable information investors should consider before buying a fund.
Ann Winblad, member of the "Squawk Box" Platinum Portfolio Challenge, likes tech companies such as Google that form the backbone of Silicon Valley.
EBay's plans to break up into three different companies could accommodate would-be suitors, signaling a potential merger fight after the breakup.
SAN FRANCISCO, Jan 21- EBay Inc's plans to break up into three different companies could accommodate would-be suitors, signaling a potential merger fight after the breakup. The moves come as Wall Street analysts question how long eBay and PayPal can withstand growing competition from online rivals such as Amazon.com Inc, Google Inc and Alibaba Group Holding...
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Box is finally reducing losses and generating enough revenue to make the IPO market a real possibility for the software maker.
NEW YORK, Jan 12- Every Tuesday and Wednesday at around 2 pm, Larry Ellison, the founder of Oracle Corp, gathers his lieutenants in the board room on the top floor of the software giant's headquarters in Redwood City, California to hear engineers present new products and strategies. Several people who have attended the meetings over the years said all the top Oracle...
Microsoft won the software game by selling its Windows suite to the biggest companies. Scott Guthrie's job is to reach some of the smallest.
BlackBerry reported revenue that fell short of analysts' expectations, but managed to post a small adjusted profit and positive cash flow.
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Some of Thursday's midday movers:
Dec 17- Oracle Corp reported a 3.5 percent increase in quarterly revenue on Wednesday, beating Wall Street's expectations, as sales at its closely watched cloud services business rose 45 percent. Investors have been carefully watching how Oracle beefs up its cloud divisions, which deliver software over the Internet. "Oracle has been going through a transition...
Dec 17- Oracle Corp posted a 3.5 percent rise in total revenue in the company's first quarter since Larry Ellison stepped down as chief executive, bolstered by a 45 percent jump in its fast-growing cloud services business. Investors have been carefully watching how Oracle beefs up its "cloud" divisions, which deliver software over the Internet, as a gauge for how...
As spinoff mania heats up, even Amazon is getting sucked into the speculation.
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Salesforce.com reported better-than-expected quarterly results, but its guidance missed estimates.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.
Nov 19- Cloud software company Salesforce.com Inc forecast revenue for the current quarter and full year 2016 that fell short of market expectations, hurt by a strong dollar. The world's biggest maker of online sales software said it expected revenue of $6.45 billion to $6.5 billion for the year ending January 2016, missing analysts' average estimate of $6.66...
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