A Quick Survey of eBay Stock
eBay (EBAY) generated investor returns of 8.9% in the trailing-one-month period and 17.5% in the trailing-12-month period.
At the end of 2Q17, eBay had 171 million active buyers. The company describes an active buyer as one who successfully closed a transaction on its platforms within the trailing 12 months.
In 2Q17, StubHub’s gross sales, or GMV (gross merchandise volume), totaled $1.0 billion.
Why IBM Stock Rose despite Another Revenue Fall
While IBM beat 3Q17 earnings and revenue expectations, its revenues continued to slide, representing the 22nd-straight quarter of revenue growth decline.
Of the 24 analysts tracking Juniper (JNPR), four have given the stock a “buy” recommendation and 18 have recommended a “hold.”
According to IDC, the worldwide security appliance market rose in terms of shipments and revenue in 2Q17. Revenue rose 9.2% YoY (year-over-year) to $3 billion.
Inside Alibaba’s Digital Media and Entertainment Segment
In fiscal 1Q18 (June quarter), Alibaba’s (BABA) Digital Media and Entertainment segment generated $602.0 million in revenue. That was a 30.0% rise year-over-year.
In Alibaba’s upcoming fiscal 2Q18 (September quarter) report, investors will probably be watching to see if the company’s cloud business is still growing.
Alibaba (BABA) generated investor returns of -1.2% in the trailing one-month period and 71.2% in the trailing 12-month period.
Why Comcast’s NBCUniversal Is Teaming Up with Snap
Snap (SNAP) is teaming up with Comcast’s (CMCSA) NBCUniversal to make content for Snapchat. Snap has been working to add features to retain its users and attract additional users. NBCUniversal…
Netflix noted that it would spend $8 billion on original content in 2018.
In 3Q17, Netflix posted EPS (earnings per share) of $0.37 compared to earnings estimates of $0.32.
A Look at the Apple-General Electric Partnership
Apple (AAPL) and General Electric (GE) recently announced that they were teaming up to create industrial apps for iPhones. The companies aim to build mobile apps designed to assist in industrial functions…
In September, Apple (AAPL) teamed up with Bain Capital, South Korea’s SK Hynix, Dell, and Seagate (STX) to acquire Toshiba’s (TOSYY) memory chip unit, Toshiba Memory, for $17.8 billion, The Wall Street…
Apple (AAPL) generated $24 billion from its Services business in fiscal 2016, and aims to double the revenue in four years. In fiscal 3Q17, Apple’s Services division contributed $7.3 billion in revenue, up…
Analysts’ Recommendations for Expedia
According to Bloomberg, out of the 31 analysts tracking Expedia, 22.6% rate it as a “strong buy,” 58.1% rate it as a “buy,” and 19.4% rate it as a “hold.”
Currently, Expedia (EXPE) trades at a forward PE multiple of 29.3x—significantly higher than its average valuation multiple of 15.4x since November 2008.
In 1Q17, Expedia announced an increase in the dividend paid to shareholders. The dividend increased to $0.28—compared to $0.26 paid in 4Q16.
Device and Consumer Revenues Decline for Microsoft
In 4Q15, revenues in the devices and consumer segment for Microsoft declined by 13% to $8.7 billion.
Why General Motors Wants to Test Autonomous Cars in NYC
General Motors (GM) announced that it wants to test a few semi-driverless cars next year on the streets of New York City.
Germany (EWG) and Japan (EWJ) had previously adopted restrictive immigration policies, which encouraged companies to invest in robotic automation.
At the Design Automation Conference in September 2017, Chinese semiconductor executives explained that the US has a misconception about China’s $161 billion IC fund.
Are Tech IPOs Finally Turning Around?
Switch (SWCH), a data center company, went public on Friday, October 6, and rose 22.6% from its IPO (initial public offering) price of $17.
Juniper Networks (JNPR) returns value to its shareholders through a combination of dividends and stock repurchases.
Juniper Networks (JNPR) clusters its operating verticals as Cloud, Telecom/Cable, and Strategic Enterprises.
How Electronic Arts Is Looking to Break Out
Despite posting a 7.4% revenue growth in the December quarter, or fiscal 3Q17, Electronic Arts (EA) stock has moved nowhere.
Holiday video game sales figures shared by Sensor Tower and reported by Wall Street Journal reveal an interesting sector trend.
Nintendo (NTDOY) has plans to open three attraction sites in the US and Japan thanks to a partnership with Comcast (CMCSA).