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Oct 19- International Business Machines Corp reported its 14th consecutive fall in quarterly revenue and also fell short of analysts' estimates, hurt by a strong dollar and the sale of low-margin businesses. IBM is shifting from making hardware to cloud computing and, like established rivals such as Oracle Corp and Microsoft Corp, is striving to boost...
Among their favorite targets: U.S. software provider Blackbaud Inc, whose cloud-based software is a favorite among non-profits looking to cash in on the record levels of charitable giving in the United States. "Now with Facebook and digital fundraising, you need technological expertise, even if you're a smaller non-profit," said Eric Marshall, whose $2 billion...
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Sept 16- Oracle Corp's sales fell more than expected in the first quarter, hurt by a strong dollar and a continued drop in licensed software sales and the company warned revenue could fall in the current quarter even on a constant currency basis. Like its rivals such as SAP, IBM Corp and Microsoft Corp, Oracle is striving to boost Internet-based software sales to...
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Sept 16- Oracle Corp's sales fell more than expected in the first quarter, hurt by a strong dollar and as the rapid shift by customers to lower-margin cloud-based software failed to make up for waning sales of traditional packaged software. Like its rivals such as SAP, IBM Corp and Microsoft Corp, Oracle is striving to boost Internet-based software sales to head...
NEW YORK, Sept 16- The top-performing U.S. large cap growth fund for the year has prospered by betting on companies positioned to benefit should the Federal Reserve raise interest rates for the first time since the 2008 financial crisis. Noah Blackstein, portfolio manager of the $74.1 million Scotia Dynamic U.S. Growth fund, said that a rate hike would "normalize"...
Despite criticism of Uber's surge pricing, CEO Travis Kalanick says the company's carpooling service brings with it less profit.
The company's stock has enjoyed a strong run all year. It's now up some 20 percent and on pace for its fourth positive year in a row.
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Saleforce's annual shindig called Dreamforce is huge for related start-ups, accounting for up to half of annual sales leads.
Some of the names on the move ahead of the open.