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  • Nov 18- Inc reported a quarterly adjusted profit above market expectations, driven by higher demand for its web-based sales and marketing software. Salesforce raised its revenue forecast for the year ending January 2016, for the fourth time, to $6.64 billion- $6.65 billion from $6.60 billion- $6.63 billion. The company's net loss narrowed to...

  • Cloud software maker Salesforce revenue jumps 23.7 pct Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 4:13 PM ET

    Nov 18- Inc reported a 23.7 percent jump in quarterly revenue, driven by higher demand for its web-based sales and marketing software. The company's net loss narrowed to $25.2 million, or 4 cents per share, in the third quarter ended Oct. 31, from $38.9 million, or 6 cents per share, a year earlier. Revenue rose to $1.71 billion from $1.38 billion.

  • US futures rise ahead of Fed minutes Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 8:34 AM ET
    Federal Reserve Board Chair Janet Yellen.

    U.S. stock index futures pointed to a higher open ahead of the release of the minutes from the Fed's last meeting.

  • Wall Street firms despite terror concerns Wednesday, 18 Nov 2015 | 7:17 AM ET

    U.S. stock futures were higher this morning, despite European equities being under pressure on security concerns after Friday's attacks in Paris.

  • Stocks see new wall of worry after Paris attacks Sunday, 15 Nov 2015 | 5:55 PM ET
    Traders on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Oil once more has the stock market over a barrel, and it will likely be a major focus for markets in the week ahead.

  • 5-star manager: Skip bonds, buy stocks Thursday, 12 Nov 2015 | 2:17 PM ET
    Neil Hennessy, president and portfolio manager of Hennessy Funds.

    Bull market breather not pullback

  • A quiet IPO filing from a start-up making real $$$ Tuesday, 10 Nov 2015 | 2:40 PM ET

    Atlassian built a $300 million-plus software business by avoiding venture capital and spending little on sales and marketing.

  • The winners in 2016's mobile revolution: Forrester Monday, 9 Nov 2015 | 8:08 AM ET
    Mobile phone

    Forrester predicts the mobile revolution will accelerate in 2016. Who are the winners?

  • Dropbox's struggle: Getting off the apps blacklist Tuesday, 3 Nov 2015 | 7:25 AM ET
    Dropbox CEO and co-founder Drew Houston

    Dropbox is having difficulty justifying its $10B valuation, largely because many businesses don't trust the file-sharing app.

  • Here's the mistake investors are making: Farr Thursday, 29 Oct 2015 | 10:18 AM ET
    Traders work on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    Here's the mistake many investors are making and why it's time to invest in blue chips, says Michael Farr.

  • Tech earnings boom due to cloud. How to play it Monday, 26 Oct 2015 | 8:08 AM ET
    Data center

    Companies with large cloud computing platforms surged on better-than-expected earnings as the shift to the storage platform accelerates.

  • The Uber future: Here's the next big thing Thursday, 22 Oct 2015 | 7:00 AM ET
    Mobile app concierge

    Beyond Uber, here's what the future of on-demand apps may look like, explains Colin Nagy.

  • Singapore's female tech stars battle gender gap Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 10:19 PM ET

    In Singapore, more needs to be done to eradicate a long-standing gender imbalance in the tech industry where women entrepreneurs remain a rare breed.

  • Top managers give under-the-radar earnings picks Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 4:02 PM ET
    Salesforce signage at One Market Street in San Francisco.

    As the third-quarter earnings season gets underway, here are some lesser-known plays from some of today's top money managers.

  • IBM needs THIS to end its earnings slump: Top analyst Tuesday, 20 Oct 2015 | 11:19 AM ET
    IBM's Watson computing system.

    IBM needs to see a turnaround in its software business first and foremost, Toni Sacconaghi said.

  • Oct 19- International Business Machines Corp posted a bigger-than-expected drop in revenue for the fifth quarter in a row and lowered its full-year profit forecast, due to a strong dollar and the sale of low-margin businesses. IBM lowered its full-year 2015 operating profit forecast to $14.75- $15.75 per share from $15.75- $16.50. IBM is shifting from making...

  • 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...

  • This year's top CEO is not one you'd guess Monday, 12 Oct 2015 | 3:17 PM ET
    Lars Rebien Soerensen, Novo Nordisk

    One CEO beat out Starbucks' Howard Schultz, Nike's Mark Parker and's Marc Benioff in new performance rankings.

  • Lightning Round: The move on this is too big Thursday, 8 Oct 2015 | 7:00 PM ET
    Mad Money Lightning Round

    Jim Cramer quickly gives his take on various caller favorite stocks, including this popular oil patch play.