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  • July 28- Amazon.com Inc posted strong results across its older and newer businesses on Thursday as global Web retail sales and cloud services topped Wall Street targets and the world's largest online merchant forecast revenue would outpace expectations in the current quarter as well. "They crushed estimates," said Michael Pachter, analyst at Wedbush...

  • July 28- Oracle Corp said on Thursday it would buy NetSuite Inc for about $9.3 billion, a deal that gives it a bigger share in the fast-growing cloud computing business and also means a big payday for billionaire Larry Ellison. "People care when someone makes the wrong decision," said Kevin McManus, vice president of Egan-Jones Proxy Services.

  • Alere Inc., $5.09 to $36.56. Ford Motor Co., down $1.13 to $12.71. Facebook Inc., up $1.66 to $125.

  • July 28- Amazon.com Inc reported a 31.1 percent rise in quarterly revenue, powered by blockbuster growth in its cloud services unit and an increase in subscriptions for its Prime loyalty program. The world's biggest online retailer's net sales rose to $30.40 billion in second quarter ended June 30 from $23.19 billion a year earlier. The company's net income...

  • July 28- Business software maker Oracle Corp said on Thursday it would buy NetSuite Inc for about $9.3 billion in cash, a deal designed to help Oracle gain market share in the fast-growing cloud computing business. The deal will bring together two companies linked to high-profile technology billionaire Larry Ellison. NetSuite shares rose about 18 percent to...

  • July 28- Business software maker Oracle Corp said on Thursday it would buy NetSuite Inc for about $9.3 billion in cash, a deal designed to help Oracle gain market share in the fast-growing cloud computing business. NetSuite shares rose about 18 percent to $108.05 in morning trading, just shy of the offer price of $109 in cash per share. "It's definitely pricey from...

  • Now his company, Oracle, will spend $9.3 billion to acquire cloud upstart NetSuite. NetSuite is just the latest cloud acquisition by Oracle, and its biggest splurge in more than a decade. NetSuite, which was founded by a former Oracle executive, makes business software that runs in NetSuite's "cloud," or its own data centers, rather than on its customers' computers.

  • NEW YORK— Stocks had another day of meager gains on Thursday as investors worked through a new batch of mixed company earnings, including results from Facebook, Ford and Whole Foods. Cautious investors are looking ahead to a meeting of the Bank of Japan on Friday which is expected to result in an announcement of more stimulus for the world's third-largest...

  • MELVILLE, N.Y. _ FalconStor Software Inc. on Wednesday reported a loss of $3.5 million in its second quarter. On a per-share basis, the Melville, New York- based company said it had a loss of 9 cents. Keywords: FalconStor Software, Earnings Report.

  • WINDSOR, Conn. _ SS&C Technologies Holdings Inc. on Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $28.2 million. The average estimate of five analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 38 cents per share. SS&C Technologies shares have dropped 8 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • MILWAUKEE _ Rockwell Automation Inc. on Wednesday reported fiscal third-quarter profit of $191 million. Rockwell Automation expects full-year earnings in the range of $5.80 to $6 per share. Rockwell Automation shares have increased 18 percent since the beginning of the year, while the Standard& Poor's 500 index has increased 6 percent.

  • TOKYO, July 27- Japan's Nintendo Co Ltd booked a quarterly operating loss on a sharply stronger yen and delayed the launch of an accessory for Pokemon GO, but hopes for long-term growth are running high on the mobile game's success. Its main source of Pokemon GO income is set to come from its 32 percent stake in Pokemon Company which owns the licensing rights.

  • TOKYO, July 27- Japan's Nintendo Co Ltd booked an operating loss in the first quarter, hurt by unfavourable currency rates although hopes for long-term growth are running high on the worldwide success of Pokemon GO. Nintendo posted an operating loss of 5.1 billion yen for the April-June quarter, versus a profit of 1.15 billion yen in the same period a year earlier,...

  • TOKYO, July 27- Pokemon GO Plus, an accessory for the hit augmented reality mobile game, will be launched in September instead of the end of this month as originally planned, Nintendo said on Wednesday.

  • WESTON, Fla. _ The Ultimate Software Group Inc. on Tuesday reported second-quarter net income of $1.7 million. Ten analysts surveyed by Zacks expected $187.1 million. For the current quarter ending in October, Ultimate Software said it expects revenue in the range of $197 million.

  • TEL AVIV, Israel _ Radware Ltd. on Tuesday reported a second-quarter loss of $1.3 million, after reporting a profit in the same period a year earlier. The average estimate of seven analysts surveyed by Zacks Investment Research was for earnings of 5 cents per share. Radware shares have fallen 19 percent since the beginning of the year.

  • SAN FRANCISCO, July 25- Bets that shares of videogame maker Nintendo will fall have quadrupled in the past week following a major rally sparked by the wild popularity of its Pokemon GO smartphone game. Daily usage of the Pokemon smartphone app in the United States peaked on July 14, according to a report last week by SurveyMonkey. Even with Monday's decline,...

  • The U.S. Interior Department announced the kickoff of the pilot project Monday that uses a smartphone app and real-time wildfire information to create virtual boundaries, or geofences, that drones can't cross. "We believe this program, which uses the global positioning system to create a virtual barrier, will move us one step closer to eliminating this problem...

  • MOSCOW— The Moscow City Hall has launched a new app based on the hit smartphone game "Pokemon Go" where users can "catch" famous Russian historical figures. The City Hall said in a statement on Monday that the app would be available next month and should encourage Muscovites to get outside more. Photo "allows players to search for national icons such as Peter the Great,...

  • TOKYO, July 25- Shares of Nintendo Co tumbled as much as 18 percent early on Monday after the company said smash-hit mobile game Pokemon GO would have only a limited impact on its earnings. Nintendo said its affiliate Pokemon Co receives licensing and fees from the game's developer, Niantic Inc, and that profits at Nintendo from those revenues would be limited.

 

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