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Why Is Twitter Investing in Original Shows and Programming?
Last month, Twitter (TWTR) announced it would partner with 30 companies to bring original shows to its platform.
Why Is Disney Investing in Theme Parks?
In the fiscal third quarter, Disney’s Parks and Resorts segment reported revenues of $5.2 billion.
Why Charter Stock Rose 3.6% on July 31
Charter posted second-quarter results on July 31 before the market opened. The company delivered better-than-expected earnings and revenues.
Inside Analysts’ Recommendations for Twitter
While Twitter (TWTR) recently posted better-than-expected earnings and revenue on April 25, concerns over its future revenue growth have pulled down the company’s stock by 2.1%.
Buckingham Research Downgrades Netflix due to Competition Fears
On March 8, Netflix (NFLX) stock fell 0.9% to $349.60 after Buckingham Research downgraded its rating from “buy” to “neutral.”
What Are AT&T’s 5G Technology Plans?
AT&T (T) announced on January 2, 2018, that it expects to become the first US carrier company to roll out the real 5G network in some markets.
Why Did eBay Lower Its Fiscal Guidance?
In the second quarter, eBay (EBAY) reported earnings of $0.53 per share, which topped analysts’ expectations of $0.51 per share.
Why KeyBanc’s Analyst Is Optimistic about PayPal Stock
PayPal Holdings has recently been upgraded by an analyst at KeyBanc Capital Markets for the company’s new Venmo debit card.
How Much Revenue Is Facebook Earning from Advertising?
Facebook’s advertising business posted second-quarter revenues of $13.0 billion, which grew 42.0% year-over-year.
Tech Stocks Had Their Worst Day since 2011
Tech stocks Netflix (NFLX), Twitter, Amazon (AMZN), NVIDIA (NVDA), and Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) fell 8.4%, 8.5%, 6.2%, 7.5%, 8.2%, respectively, were among the big tech losses.
How Are Google and Amazon Placed in Home Automation Space?
Alphabet’s (GOOGL) biggest division, Google, has recently gained traction in the home automation segment where Amazon (AMZN) has a dominant position with its Echo Devices.
Sprint Boosted Adjusted EBITDA with Cost Savings
Sprint (S) has been making serious efforts to cut its costs to revive its profits in the wireless space and has been eliminating more than $1 billion in costs in each of the past four years.
How Can Twitter Benefit with Encrypted Messages Feature?
After years of rumors of enabling an encrypted messaging feature, Twitter (TWTR) is finally testing a feature that will allow users to send end-to-end encrypted messages to other users.
Amazon Expands Whole Foods’ Grocery Delivery
Retail e-commerce giant Amazon (AMZN) has expanded its online grocery delivery service from its Whole Foods stores to more cities across the United States.
Inside Sprint’s Customer Base
The performance of a mobile carrier’s network determines its customer base. Sprint (S) has been focusing on upgrading its network to keep its customers.
What Analysts Recommend for Frontier
Out of the 17 analysts covering Frontier, only one analyst has rated the stock a “buy,” while ten analysts rated the stock a “hold.”
AT&T Aims to Boost Advertising Business through Xandr
AT&T (T) has named its advertising and analytics division Xandr, which it believes will drive advertising revenue to 170 million subscribers.
Why Verizon Continued to Lose FiOS Video Customers
Verizon (VZ) reported wireline segment revenues of $7.4 billion in the third quarter.
Dish to Expand in This Market with New Bundled Service
Dish Network (DISH) has unveiled a new bundled service, called Dish Fiber, that lets apartment owners have a managed Wi-Fi service with a speed of up to one gigabit per second,
Will Apple’s Launch of News+ Help Boost Its Revenue?
On March 25, during an event held in Cupertino, California, Apple launched its news and magazine subscription service, News+.
How Verizon’s Media Business Performed in 1Q18
In 1Q18, Verizon’s (VZ) digital media and advertising subsidiary, Oath, posted gross revenues of $1.9 billion—excluding the impact of the revenue recognition standard.
Why Is Qualcomm Stock Rising Today?
Qualcomm (QCOM) stock is up over 2% so far today after the markets rebounded. This rise follows its 4.6% decline on October 8.
Twitter’s Jack Dorsey Bans Political Ads, Stock Falls
Twitter (TWTR) has banned paid political ads on its platform globally, effective November 22. CEO Jack Dorsey tweeted the announcement yesterday.
The Impact of the AT&T–Time Warner Merger
Analyst Craig Moffett believes that AT&T has an 80% chance of prevailing in court in its proposed merger with Time Warner.
Twitter Stock Falling on Saudi Spying Charges
Twitter stock (TWTR) is falling on reports of a criminal complaint. Twitter employees have been charged with spying on users for the Saudi government.
No ‘Buy’ Ratings for Frontier despite Improved Losses in Q4 2018
Frontier Communications (FTR) marginally beat revenue estimates and reported wider-than-expected losses per share in the fourth quarter of 2018.
Can Snap Stock Meet Cramer’s Expectations?
Snap (SNAP) stock’s performance has been unimpressive this month. As of Friday, the stock had gained only 1.2% month-to-date.
How Is Broadcom Stock Placed Ahead of Its Q4 Earnings?
Broadcom is set to report its fiscal 2019 Q4 results on December 12. We expect the company’s earnings to beat analysts’ Q4 and fiscal 2019 estimates.
What’s the Motive behind Alibaba’s Acquisition of 8% in Bilibili?
On February 14, Alibaba (BABA) bought a stake in China’s top online video sharing platform Bilibili (BILI), according to the Xinhua News Agency.
Why Facebook’s Spending Is Rising
Facebook (FB) has been hiring workers and spending billions on user data security, increasing the company’s expenses.
Facebook’s Video Chat Feature: Better than Zoom and Houseparty?
On April 24, Facebook launched a new group video chat service, which will be available on the core social platform and its Messenger app.
Shopify Withdraws 2020 Guidance, Stock Falls
Shopify (NASDAQ:SHOP) stock fell 7.74% on April 1 after the company suspended its guidance due to the deadly coronavirus outbreak.
Why Did Facebook Lift Its Ban on Some Cryptocurrency Ads?
Facebook (FB) is lifting its ban on ads for some cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin.
Is Amazon’s Alexa Harming Privacy?
Despite the sluggish growth in the US housing segment, home improvement is gaining popularity.
Facebook Stock Could Rise More after Its Q1 Earnings
Facebook stock fell 1.35% on April 27 and closed at $187.5. The company will likely report its first-quarter earnings results today after the market close.
Facebook’s Q2 Revenue Growth Accelerated: Here’s Why
Facebook (FB) posted revenue of $16.9 billion in the second quarter.
Inside Intel’s Lacklustre Q1 Revenue Forecast
Chip maker Intel (INTC) reported lower-than-expected fourth-quarter revenue after the trading bell on January 24.
How Viacom and CBS Could Benefit from Potential Merger
Media players Viacom (VIAB) and CBS (CBS) are again talking about a merger.
Intel Stock: Why Are Analysts Bullish amid the Sell-Off?
Lately, Intel has been facing numerous challenges. However, the stock could still be an excellent near-term buy amid the growing demand for high-end CPUs.
How Will Disney’s $71.3 Billion Bid for Fox’s Assets Dent Comcast?
The Walt Disney Company recently offered a deal price of more than $71.3 billion for significant assets of 21st Century Fox.
Twitter Stock Rises, Elliott Management Plans to Oust Dorsey
Twitter stock has risen over 7% as of 10:36 AM ET during today’s trading session. Elliott Management wants to replace CEO Jack Dorsey.
Why Facebook Stock Fell 3.1% in February
Facebook (FB) fell 3.1% in February but has surged 27.7% on a year-to-date basis as of March 4.
Why 21st Century Fox Stock Rose More than 7%
Media giant Disney (DIS) has recently made a higher bid than rival bidder Comcast (CMCSA) for most of the assets of 21st Century Fox (FOXA).
Why AT&T and Other Carriers Stopped Location Sharing with Brokers
AT&T (T), Verizon (VZ), Sprint (S), and T-Mobile (TMUS) have reportedly stopped sharing location information of users to data brokers for privacy reasons.
Inside Facebook’s Efforts to Increase User Confidence
To improve its marred image, Facebook has been hiring more employees and spending billions on user data security.
Comcast and the Many Benefits of Sky
The Sky deal is expected to boost Comcast’s international revenue to 25% from the current 9% generated outside the United States.
Micron Stock Soars Due to Upbeat Earnings and Guidance
Micron stock has risen around 6% in the pre-market trading session today. The company recorded better-than-expected second-quarter earnings.
Is Zuckerberg in Trouble Again?
Facebook (FB) CEO Mark Zuckerberg seems to be in trouble again, with federal regulators reportedly blaming him for the company’s mishandling of customer data and privacy.
Walt Disney Finally Closes Its Fox Acquisition
Yesterday, Walt Disney (DIS) finally closed its long-awaited acquisition of most of 21st Century Fox’s (FOX) (FOXA) media and entertainment assets.
Google Is Joining the Mobile Payment Space with Google Pay
Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google plans to combine Google Wallet and Android Pay under a single payment service called Google Pay.
Spotify Follows Twitter in Suspending Political Ads in 2020
Spotify stock dipped after the company announced it would suspend political ads in the US in 2020. Let’s see what’s in store for the music streaming giant.
Does Micron Look Attractive Right Now?
Micron Technology (MU) stock has been declining since Tuesday after two analysts downgraded their estimates on the stock.
Apple Stock Is on Fire: Can It Sustain the Growth Momentum?
Apple stock has regained its strength after being impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. The stock has gained around 8.1% since the beginning of May.
Why a J.P. Morgan Analyst Finds Nikola Stock Attractive
On Wednesday, J.P. Morgan analyst Paul Coster upgraded Nikola stock to “overweight” from “neutral.” However, he reiterated the target price at $45.
Xerox Warns HP to Go Hostile in Takeover Bid
Xerox Holdings (XRX) threatened HP Inc. (HPQ) to take its takeover bid hostile after HP rejected Xerox’s offer of $22 per share.
Is It Time to Go Long on Square Stock?
Square (SQ) stock has remained extremely volatile in the past year. The stock has underperformed the broader markets and most of its peers.
Is Nvidia Stock a ‘Buy’ amid the Stock Market Crash?
Nvidia (NASDAQ:NVDA) stock has been hammered due to volatility in the global markets amid the coronavirus pandemic. Will the stock recover?
Is Apple Stock Close to Losing Its Trillion-Dollar Value?
As of Thursday, the market value of Apple stock was around $1.09 trillion. Apple is one of the most valuable companies in the world.
Can Nvidia Stock Sustain Its Growth Momentum in 2020?
Nvidia stock generated stellar returns in 2019. The stock rose more than 76.6% last year. Nvidia stock touched a new high of $241.81 on December 23.
Micron Earnings: Is Memory Price Recovery Ahead?
Micron Technology (MU) is set to report its fiscal 2020 first-quarter earnings results after the closing bell on December 18.
Microchip Warns about Coronavirus Risk, Cuts Guidance
Microchip (NASDAQ:MCHP) lowered its revenue guidance on Tuesday due to the coronavirus risk. As a result, the stock fell over 6% on Tuesday.
Dish Network’s Declining Revenue Trend in 2017
In 4Q17, Dish Network’s revenues reached ~$3.5 billion, down 7.2% year-over-year from 4Q16.
Apple Rebounded after Massive Decline on Thursday
Apple (AAPL) stock rose 4.27% on Friday and closed at $148.26.
How Is T-Mobile Progressing in the 5G Race?
In March, T-Mobile launched its first 600 MHz (megahertz) flagship smartphone—the Samsung Galaxy S9.
39% of Analysts Rate AMD Stock as a ‘Buy’ after Q3 Earnings
Despite a weak third quarter, 12 of the 31 analysts covering Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) rated the stock as a “buy.”
Why Analysts Have High Hopes for T-Mobile
T-Mobile (TMUS) recently posted better-than-expected first-quarter results, beating expectations for both earnings and revenue in both periods.
How Could AT&T’s Deal with CWA Help Boost Workers’ Pay?
Telecom giant AT&T (T) agreed to a final four-year deal with the Communications Workers of America (or CWA) after announcing a tentative agreement in December 2017.
Looking at the Revenue Growth of AT&T and Verizon in Q3 2018
Both AT&T (T) and Verizon (VZ) topped their revenue expectations in their recently reported third-quarter results.
What Does AT&T’s Low Postpaid Phone Churn Rate Suggest?
AT&T (T) is focusing on reducing its postpaid phone churn rate, as lower churn rates are favorable for telecom companies.
Can Apple’s HomePod Keep Up with Amazon and Google?
Apple (AAPL) finally received FCC approval to launch its smart speaker, HomePod.
A Quick Look at Disney’s ESPN Direct-to-Consumer Business Launch
The Walt Disney Company’s (DIS) acquisition of 21st Century Fox (FOXA) seems to be a significant step toward its goal of launching its direct-to-consumer strategy.
Inside AT&T’s Plans to Offer 5G Mobile Services by 2018
AT&T (T) has announced plans to roll out its 5G network in some markets by the end of 2018. AT&T noted that its network would be based on the newly accepted industry standard for 5G technology.
What’s Twitter’s Take on Regulating Political Ads Online?
Twitter (TWTR) has recently shown support for the US Senate’s proposed legislation requiring more transparency for running political advertising online.
How Did the Carriage Fee Blackout Issue Affect Dish Subscribers?
During the fourth quarter, Dish Network (DISH) lost 334,000 net pay-TV subscribers in comparison to a gain of 39,000 subscribers in the year-ago period.
How Charter’s Valuation Multiples Look after Q2 Results
Charter (CHTR) reported upbeat second-quarter results, which pushed its stock up 3.6% on July 31.
How Successful Is Facebook at Combating Hate Speech?
Facebook (FB) recently removed some of Myanmar’s military officials’ pages from its core platform in an attempt to prevent the spread of hate speech.
How Twitter Performed in February
The stock of social media company Twitter (TWTR) closed down 0.39% on March 4 at $30.50.
How Rising Expenses Have Increased Alphabet’s Concerns
Alphabet’s (GOOG) total costs and expenses increased 32.8% YoY (year-over-year) in 1Q18. Rising expenses in the quarter were driven by higher traffic acquisition costs (or TAC).
How Netflix Views Competition in the Streaming Space
In 1Q18, Netflix’s (NFLX) subscriber base reached 125.0 million, up from ~98.8 million subscribers in 1Q17.
Comcast Might Sell Hulu Due to its Losses Expected Till 2024
Online streaming service provider Hulu has been posting losses for some time now.
Walmart Expands in India with Flipkart, Plans to Compete with Amazon
Walmart (NYSE:WMT) has raised its funding in India’s e-commerce firm Flipkart Group. The company wants to compete with Amazon.com (NASDAQ:AMZN).
Micron Stock Soars on Cloud Demand and Strong Guidance
Micron stock rose about 6% in extended trading on Monday. The company reported its third-quarter earnings results after the market bell.
Analyzing Big Lots Stock after Its Business Update
Big Lots (NYSE:BIG) stock rose by around 27.2% on June 26. The company announced a business update on its second-quarter results.
Will Disney Investors Catch a Break Soon?
Walt Disney has been one of the worst-hit stocks amid the coronavirus pandemic. The entertainment company had to close most of its operations.
Luckin Coffee Left a Bad Taste in Investors’ Mouths
Luckin Coffee was a popular Chinese coffee giant. However, the stock has lost its desirability due to accounting fraud accusations.
Why Square Stock Still Has Excellent Upside Potential
Square (NYSE:SQ) stock has been on fire since late-March. On June 22, the stock rose 6.6% and touched its 52-week high of $105.46 and closed at $104.45.
Spotify’s New Podcast Deals Should Boost Revenues
Spotify Technology (NYSE:SPOT) stock has risen. The company expects its podcast business to grow significantly. Spotify signed two new deals this week.
Shopify Stock Rises on E-Commerce Boom: Will It Continue?
Shopify stock has been on fire lately due to the e-commerce boom amid COVID-19. The COVID-19 outbreak boosted the demand for Shopify’s services.
Why 2020 Looks Like a Bad Omen for Uber Stock
Despite the demand for online delivery services, Uber stock hasn’t shown convincing growth this year. So far, 2020 hasn’t been good for the company.
Will Hexo Stock Keep Rising after Its Q3 Earnings?
Hexo (TSE:HEXO) stock has been rising high before its third-quarter earnings results. The company will likely report its results before the market bell on Thursday.
Unlike Zoom, Slack’s Earnings Didn’t Impress Investors
Slack Technologies (NYSE:WORK) stock fell over 14% on June 5 after reporting its first-quarter earnings on June 4 after the closing bell.
Should Investors Buy or Sell Roku Stock?
Roku (NASDAQ:ROKU) stock fell about 6.19% on Wednesday. So far, the stock has declined over 22% since the beginning of the year.
Can Zoom Video Sustain COVID-19 Growth after Its Q1 Earnings?
Zoom Video Communications (NASDAQ:ZM) will likely report its results for the first quarter of fiscal 2021 today after the closing bell.
Will Slack Stock Continue to Rise after Its Q1 Earnings?
Slack Technologies (NYSE:WORK) stock has been rising before its first-quarter earnings results. The company will likely release its results on June 3.
Bright Outlook: Investors Should Focus on Micron Stock
Micron Technology (NASDAQ:MU) stock closed 7.96% on May 27. The company provided a strong outlook for the fiscal third quarter.
SoftBank Shuffles Board, Alibaba’s Jack Ma Quits amid Losses
Today, SoftBank Group (OTCMKTS:SFTBY) announced that Jack Ma resigned. He’s the co-founder of China’s e-commerce giant Alibaba Group (NYSE:BABA).
Starbucks Seeks Rent Relief amid Coronavirus Pressure
Starbucks (NASDAQ:SBUX) seeks rent relief from its landlords. The company has been operating its stores with limited service during the coronavirus crisis.
Jim Cramer Favors Uber-GrubHub Buyout: Is He Right?
Uber Technologies (NYSE:UBER) wants to buy GrubHub (NYSE:GRUB) to create the largest meal delivery company in the US. Jim Cramer loves the idea.
Can Nike Stock Sustain Its Growth Momentum?
Nike stock declined 2.94% on Tuesday and closed the trading day at $88.26. A drop in Nike’s share price contributed to the decline in the Dow Jones.
Will Upwork Stock Keep Yielding Good Returns?
Upwork stock has risen by over 15% during the trading session today as of 10:05 AM ET. The stock also rose as much as 13% in the pre-market session.