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CNBC's Bertha Coombs reports Salesforce.com beat on the bottom line, and is also boosting its full-year guidance.
VEVEY, Switzerland, Oct 26- It looks like mission control: in a Swiss market town, an array of screens in Nestle's headquarters tracks online sentiment. Other companies, such as PepsiCo, Danone and Unilever, have exploited the opportunities to promote themselves online.
Adobe Systems is bringing the cloud and "big data" to digital marketing, CEO Shantanu Narayen told CNBC’s “Squawk on the Street” on Thursday.
The company raised $637 million by pricing 22.75 million Class A shares, making it the largest tech IPO since Facebook.
*Stifel raises Salesforce.com target price to $190 from $175; rating. Reuters Station users, click. 1568. Reuters Station users, click. 4899.
Although President Obama is widely seen as a friend of the tech industry, Mitt Romney has made clear inroads in Silicon Valley, The New York Times reports.
Cramer makes the call on viewers' favorite stocks.
SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2- Oracle Corp CEO Larry Ellison expects strong take-up for its Internet-based "Fusion" software, a product suite crucial to its efforts to catch up with rivals like Salesforce.com Inc in the fast-growing market.
*Oracle unveils new cloud products at user conference. BOSTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2- Oracle Corp CEO Larry Ellison said he intends to drive growth at the world's No. 3 software maker by promoting its current suite of cloud computing products and not through an acquisition.
BOSTON/ SAN FRANCISCO, Oct 2- Oracle Corp CEO Larry Ellison said the company will focus on driving organic growth through a new suite of cloud computing software versus pursuing major acquisitions for now, though he would not rule out a big deal "down the road."
One writer from TheStreet.com says it's getting progressively more difficult to look at the strong cash position of database giant Oracle, along with its deep market penetration, and not notice how undervalued the stock is.
MUNICH, Oct 1- Top European software company SAP AG said combining its business with Ariba Inc will spur additional growth, as it strives to become the world's largest cloud computing company. SAP bought business and commerce network company Ariba in a $4.3 billion deal, its latest manoeuvre against Oracle in the fast-growing Internet-based computing market.
A contributor to TheStreet.com discusses a few stocks that are constantly on the forefront of the valuation discussion and tries to answer the prevailing question of whether or not stocks always reflect a company's underlying value.
If you’re in business for yourself or you work for a company with an online presence, you know how important it is to have a reliable “host” for your site. The current heavyweight in this vital technology is Rackspace Hosting, based in San Antonio, Texas. TheStreet.com reports.
Stocks rallied to close near session highs Friday after Bernanke reiterated that there is further room for the central bank to act.
Stocks ended near session lows Thursday, with all key S&P sectors finishing in the red, amid fears over the weak global economy and as optimism over further stimulus the Federal Reserve diminished.
Check out which companies are making headlines after the bell Thursday:
The few people left on Wall Street in the coming week will likely debate whether the stock market is on a course to new highs, or just in the final stages of a head fake rally that will end in pain when September rolls around.
Take a look at some of Monday's midday movers:
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