VMware’s vRealize cloud management suite is a cloud management platform specifically built for the hybrid cloud.
On April 12, 2017, VMware announced its acquisition of Wavefront, a cloud analytics company, for an undisclosed sum. Let’s see why VMW made this move.
VMware (VMW) is scheduled to announce its fiscal 1Q17 earnings on April 27, 2017. Microsoft (MSFT) is announcing its fiscal 2Q17 results on the same day.
Facebook’s forward EV-to-EBITDA multiple was ~15.8x, higher than Alphabet’s (GOOG) ~11.4x and eBay’s (EBAY) ~11.0x.
Facebook (FB) currently has a 14-day RSI reading of 43. eBay and Yelp have respective 14-day RSI readings of 69 and 46.
India’s digital payment market is projected to grow to $500 billion by 2020, according to Google and Boston Consulting Group.
In addition to the reportedly slow adoption of its headset, Oculus has recently faced legal challenges including claims of patent infringement.
Facebook (FB) was rated a “buy” by 43 of the 46 analysts covering the stock. Three analysts recommended a “hold,” while one analyst recommended a “sell.”
Facebook’s (FB) revenues grew 51% in 4Q16 to $8.8 billion.
Facebook (FB) is working on a free version of its office collaboration tool, which is called Workplace.
Facebook said its worldwide ARPU in 4Q16 rose more than $1.00 from 4Q15 to $4.80.
Through products like Oculus Rift, Facebook (FB) hoped to diversify its revenue streams by growing its nonadvertising revenues.
Consensus estimates call for Facebook (FB) to post earnings per share of $1.12 in 1Q17.
About 35% of Facebook’s 1.9 billion users follow a sports page, indicating a strong demand for sports content on the site.
Microsoft, with its HoloLens headset, is believed to have the most advanced AR device on the market today. Facebook already has a virtual reality headset, Oculus Rift, on the market.
In its most recent update, Facebook noted that it has more than 4 million active advertisers—a sharp increase from ~1 million active advertisers in 2013.
Facebook (FB) is set to release its first quarterly earnings results since its rival Snap’s (SNAP) highly publicized IPO that valued it at ~$24 billion. Facebook’s 1Q17 report and conference call to discuss its results is scheduled for May 3, 2017.
On April 13, 2017, T-Mobile was trading at a forward PE multiple of ~25.96x, which is higher than Verizon’s ~12.37x and AT&T’s ~13.32x.
As of April 13, the majority of analysts have recommended a “buy” for T-Mobile’s stock. These recommendations represent ~71.4% of the 28 analysts covering the stock.
T-Mobile expects its postpaid phone churn to increase, given the competitive postpaid space and more aggressive promotional offers from competitors.