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  • May 5- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, China's biggest e-commerce company, said fourth-quarter revenue rose 39 percent, beating Wall Street estimates, helped by growth in gross merchandise volume. The company's American Depository shares were up 3.5 percent at $78.48 on Thursday. Revenue rose to 24.2 billion yuan in the quarter ended March 31 from 17.4 billion yuan...

  • Alibaba vs Amazon

    Duncan Clark, author, talks about e-commerce platform Alibaba and the Chinese growth story, and contrasts the company with Amazon.

  • Top VC long Amazon

    Chamath Palihapitiya, Social Capital Founder & Managing Partner, discusses his long position on Amazon and his view on the business model.

  • May 4- Canada's Shopify Inc, a maker of software that helps retailers set up and manage online stores, posted better-than-expected results and raised its full-year revenue forecast. However, the company said it expects a bigger 2016 operating loss of $41 million- $47 million, compared with a previous forecast of $36 million- $42 million, due to higher...

  • NEW YORK— Kate Spade moved to a profit in its first quarter, helped by strong online sales and solid demand in North America. That's better than the $267.4 million in revenue that analyst polled by Zacks predicted. Kate Spade& Co. said Wednesday that it still anticipates full-year earnings between 70 cents and 80 cents per share, with revenue in a range of $1.39...

  • COLUMBUS, Ohio— A likely appeal to the U.S. Supreme Court was on the minds of justices in Ohio on Tuesday as they contemplated how the state's primary business tax should apply to online sales. Ohio Supreme Court justices repeatedly raised the issue of a federal appeal during oral arguments in a set of cases that challenge Ohio's ability to impose its commercial...

  • When to get in Amazon

    How to trade Amazon after a blowout quarter, with the FMHR traders, and John Spallanzani, GFI Group.

  • Groupon adds nearly 1M new customers in 90 days

    Groupon CEO Rich Williams discusses quarterly earnings and expectations for growth into 2017.

  • Laremy Tunsil's Twitter account hacked on NFL draft night

    Laremy Tunsil appeared to wear a gas mask while smoking marijuana in a photo showing up on Twitter on the night it was announced he was drafted by the Miami Dolphins. Mike Isaac, New York Times tech columnist, reacts.

  • Amazon surges post-earnings

    Discussing Amazon's impressive quarter, with Mike Isaac, New York Times tech columnist, and Ben Schachter, Macquarie analyst.

  • The "Amazon Flywheel" refers to founder Jeff Bezos' strategy of offering the biggest selection of goods at the lowest prices and providing the best customer experience to create a "positive feedback loop". Goldman, which has a "buy" rating on Amazon, raised its price target to $800 from $720. Revenue in Amazon's three main businesses- online retailing in North America,...

  • The "Amazon Flywheel" refers to founder Jeff Bezos' strategy of offering the biggest selection of goods at the lowest prices and providing the best customer experience to create a "positive feedback loop". Goldman, which has a "buy" rating on Amazon, raised its price target to $800 from $720. Revenue in Amazon's three main businesses- online retailing in North America,...

  • The "Amazon Flywheel" refers to founder Jeff Bezos' strategy of offering the biggest selection of goods at the lowest prices and providing the best customer experience to create a "positive feedback loop". Goldman, which has a "buy" rating on Amazon, raised its price target to $800 from $720. Revenue in Amazon's three main businesses- online retailing in North America,...

  • Amazon tablet shipments spike 5,421%

    The e-commerce giant says it shipped 2.2 million tablets during the first quarter of 2016, getting a boost from the Fire table.

  • Amazon crushes quarter

    Robert Drbul, Nomura Securities, breaks down Amazon's quarterly numbers and shares his outlook on the company.

  • Jack Ma laughs off AC Milan purchase rumors

    Alibaba founder Jack Ma addresses rumors the company is pursuing a takeover of AC Milan.

  • Amazon.com founder and CEO Jeff Bezos

    Victor Anthony, Axiom Capital Management breaks down Amazon's quarterly numbers and shares his outlook on the company. The standout this quarter is the retail business, says Anthony.

  • Amazon's blowout quarter beats Street, shares soar

    Hats off to Jeff Bezos, says James Cakmak, Monness, Crespi, Hardt & Company analyst, breaking down Amazon's quarterly numbers and sharing his outlook on the company.

  • Natural beauty spots such as Kalametiya Beach, on the south coast of Sri Lanka, drew entrepreneur Lahiru Pathmalal back to his home country.

    Lahiru Pathmalal threw in his economics major to study politics and psychology, infuriating his father.

  • April 28- Amazon.com Inc on Thursday reported profit and revenue that blew past analysts' expectations, sending its shares soaring in after-hours trading and demonstrating the growing market power of its core retail business and new cloud services division. Shares of the world's biggest online retailer jumped nearly 13 percent to $679 in extended trading...