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    Cryptocurrency & Blockchain

    E-Commerce Giant eBay Doesn't Accept Cryptocurrencies as Payment — Yet

    More businesses are starting to accept cryptocurrencies as a mode of payment, which is making them more mainstream. Does eBay accept cryptocurrencies?
    By Anuradha Garg
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Why the NASDAQ’s 5,000 Level Is Not Like the Dot Com Bubble

    The NASDAQ hit the all-important 5,000 level on March 2, 2015, for the first time after the dot com bubble burst of 2000.

    By Heidi Richardson
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    Earnings Report

    Amazon’s International Segment Saw Improvement in 2Q15

    The year-over-year revenue growth trend for Amazon’s International segment was falling until last quarter.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Consumer

    A Look at Amazon Stock

    Amazon’s (AMZN) 2017 book value per share of $51.30 compares to the expected book value per share of $52.50 for 2018.

    By Neha Gupta
  • Consumer

    Must-know: Why eBay’s operating margins continue to decline

    eBay’s management noted that eBay Enterprise margins fell by 3.9% during the last quarter compared to a year ago. The increased cost to prepare for the holiday season was blamed for the decline.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Could Alibaba Hit a New Peak?

    Alibaba (BABA) has returned -2.02% in the last month, 20.2% in the last 12 months, and 5.9% in the last five days.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    A Look at Twitter’s Stock Analysis

    Twitter reported earnings per share of -$0.70 in 2017, while its EPS for 2018 is forecast to be $0.40.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    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.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Did Flipkart Reject Amazon’s Offer?

    Amazon (AMZN) had expressed interest in acquiring Flipkart to try to keep Walmart (WMT) away from India’s fast-growing online retail sector.

    By Neha Gupta
  • Consumer

    Why Third Point believes Apple Pay is not a threat to PayPal

    Third Point added, “when we break down the applicability of Apple Pay to PayPal’s business mix, we find that Apply Pay will compete directly with only 1.5 to 2% of PayPal’s total payment volume (or TPV).”

    By Samantha Nielson
  • Healthcare

    Farallon Capital adds a new position in Covidien

    Ireland-based Covidien is a global healthcare leader that offers innovative medical technology solutions and patient care products to providers.

    By Patricia Garner
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    PayPal Reduced Its Reliance on eBay in Q3 2018

    In the third quarter, eBay accounted for 11.0% of PayPal’s total payment volume, which was down from 13.0% in the third quarter of 2017.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    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.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Will Amazon benefit from the decline in oil prices?

    Reducing oil prices are good news for e-commerce players. Oil prices have declined by about 60% over the past six months.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Analyzing Twitter’s Latest Stock Performance

    Twitter’s EV-to-adjusted EBITDA (enterprise value to adjusted earnings before interested, tax, depreciation, and amortization) for the trailing 12 months is 68.1x.

    By Neha Gupta
  • Consumer

    Initiatives in eBay Marketplaces have been slow growth drivers

    The majority of eBay’s Marketplaces revenue comes from a take rate on the gross merchandise volume (GMV), defined as the total sales for active listings or of all the items.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    What PayPal Could Offer Investors in 2018

    PayPal grows faster than its parent, eBay PayPal (PYPL) outperformed several of its main challengers in 2017. While the stock rose 86.5%, Square (SQ) rose 154.4%, Amazon (AMZN) rose 56%, and Apple (AAPL) rose 46.1%. Alternative loan peer LendingClub (LC) fell 21.3% in 2017. PayPal’s parent, eBay (EBAY), saw its stock rise 27.1%. Could investors expect […]

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Facebook Objects to Startups Using Similar Names

    Facebook had to deal with its own infringement case brought against it by a company named Timeline in 2011. The matter was settled out of court, however, and dismissed in 2013.

    By Matilda James
  • Consumer

    Why Facebook expects revenue growth to slow in 4Q14

    The technology sector in general is facing headwinds because the U.S. dollar is strengthening. Facebook earned about 54% of its revenues from international markets in the last quarter. As a result, a strengthening U.S. dollar impacts its revenues and margins.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    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.

    By Sophia Nicholson
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    Consumer

    Is Alphabet’s Africa Push Paying Off?

    In 3Q17, Alphabet reported EMEA revenues of $9.1 billion, implying a growth of 23% YoY (year-over-year).

    By Neha Gupta
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    Earnings Report

    Best Buy’s 1Q16 Revenue Declines, But Still Exceeds Estimates

    Best Buy’s 1Q16 revenue growth was driven by strong demand for large-screen televisions, mobile phones, and major appliances. Best Buy is one of the few pure-play consumer electronics retailers to survive the recession.

    By Sirisha Bhogaraju
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    Consumer

    Why Amazon’s 2Q16 Top Line Remained Strong

    Amazon’s top line increased by 31.1% YoY to $30.4 billion in 2Q16 on account of healthy e-commerce sales driven by Amazon Prime membership growth.

    By Amit Singh
  • Consumer

    Farallon Capital exits its position in Time Warner Cable

    In February, Comcast agreed to buy Time Warner Cable for ~$45.2 billion. This deal will create the largest cable provider in the U.S.

    By Patricia Garner
  • Consumer

    Amazon grew its business in 3Q14 through several initiatives

    During the third quarter, Amazon made a major acquisition of Twitch for $970 million. Twitch is a popular website for video game enthusiasts who want to broadcast their video games to other people or watch other people play video games in real time.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Consumer

    Why Alibaba’s Earnings Keep Rising

    Alibaba’s earnings have risen consistently YoY for the past five quarters, with adjusted EPS moving from $0.79 in fiscal 2Q17 to $1.29 in fiscal 2Q18.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Alibaba’s Ma-Trump Meeting: More Than Meets the Eye?

    Could there be more than meets the eye in the meeting between Alibaba (BABA) founder Jack Ma and Donald Trump earlier this month?

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Japan Is Important to Twitter

    Japan is Twitter’s (TWTR) second-largest market after the United States.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Is Alibaba’s Stock Repurchase Program Secure?

    Back in May 2017, Alibaba (BABA) announced a plan to repurchase its own shares to the tune of $6.0 billion over two years.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Amazon’s Rivals Borrow from Its Playbook

    Amazon disclosed in April that its Prime program had attracted over 100 million members globally.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Why Investors Are Pleased with PayPal

    PayPal (PYPL) has done very well since splitting from its parent, eBay (EBAY), two years ago.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Will Baidu Expand Its Stock Repurchase Program?

    In June last year, Baidu (BIDU) launched a stock repurchase program under which it planned to return as much as $1.0 billion to its shareholders in a period of one year.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Earnings Report

    Amazon’s Relative Strength and Analysts’ Recommendations

    Of the 47 analysts covering Amazon (AMZN), 41 have given it “buy” recommendations, one has given it a “sell” recommendation, and five have given it “hold” recommendations.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    ISE Cyber Security Index Beats S&P 500 Index

    Since December 2015, the ISE Cyber Security Index (HACK) has beaten the S&P 500 Index (SPX) by 10.54 percentage points. Cybersecurity stock is expected to grow rapidly.

    By Parker Thomas
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    Consumer

    Soros Fund Management’s Major Picks amid Trade War

    Soros Fund Management’s top five buys in the second quarter were Invesco QQQ Trust (QQQ), Alphabet, eBay, Symantec, and Red Hat.

    By Rabindra Samanta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    A Look at Groupon’s Marketing Strategy

    Groupon (GRPN) is pumping millions of dollars (UUP) into marketing and customer acquisition efforts as it seeks to conquer the North American daily deals market.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Making Sense of Amazon’s Atlanta Fulfillment Facility Plans

    Amazon (AMZN) is looking to build a new distribution center in Atlanta, according to an Atlanta Business Chronicle report citing sources familiar with the plans.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Amazon Expands Its Book Business with Brick-and-Mortar Stores

    Amazon (AMZN) recently opened several bookstores in strategic locations in the US, including New York City.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Why CafePress is a leading and undervalued e-commerce platform

    CafePress offers a critical mass of revenues, leading technology, a proprietary library of content, and undervalued and forgotten equity value.

    By Judy Krandel, MBA
  • Financials

    Must-know 3Q updates from Dan Loeb’s Third Point Partners

    In this series Activist investor Dan Loeb’s fund, Third Point Partners LP, disclosed some of the positions traded during 3Q14 in its 3Q investor letter. In this series, we’ll go through the details of these positions and Third Point’s rationale for adding or exiting its stakes. In its 3Q letter, the fund said it “continued […]

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    eBay India Relaunch: What’s Happening?

    eBay (EBAY) is making a U-turn in India. Last year, the company sold its Indian operations and licensed its brand to Flipkart.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Square’s Investors Should Keep a Close Eye on Eventbrite

    Square (SQ) is a corporate investor in online ticketing company Eventbrite (EB), which went public in September 2018.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Why did Lone Pine open a position in IntercontinentalExchange?

    Lone Pine Capital opened a new 2.19% position in IntercontinentalExchange Group, Inc.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Earnings Report

    eBay Posts Better-Than-Expected 1Q15 Earnings

    eBay (EBAY) announced better-than-expected 1Q15 earnings last week. The company’s overall revenues increased by 4% to $4.45 billion year-over-year.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Delhivery Raises $85 Million: Signifies India’s E-Commerce Growth

    According to a May 6 report from TechCrunch, Indian e-commerce logistics startup Delhivery raised $85 million in funding a few months after it raised $35 million.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Earnings Report

    Inside Groupon International: After the Restructuring

    After an unsuccessful international expansion, Groupon (GRPN) has pulled out of overseas markets to pursue a narrowed strategic focus on North America.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Icahn Lift or Commodity Drag: What Could Drive Freeport-McMoRan?

    Freeport-McMoRan (FCX) jumped smartly in August after activist investor Carl Icahn disclosed his 8.5% stake in the company, known as the “Icahn lift.”

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Is Walmart Changing Its Name?

    Walmart (WMT) is editing its corporate name. The retailer wants to be known simply as Walmart Inc., not Wal-Mart Store Inc. as it is currently legally known.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Amazon Is Increasing the Product Selection for Its Prime Program

    Amazon credits the Prime program’s popularity for the growth in its operating profits in 1Q15—Amazon’s best results in the US for the last few quarters.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Earnings Report

    How eBay Views Its Opportunities in Israel

    eBay (EBAY) is optimistic about the growth opportunities that Israel presents, but it has been frustrated by the country’s tax system.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Why JANA Partners opened new position at Constellium

    JANA Partners’ 13F filing disclosed a brand new position in aluminum product manufacturer Constellium N.V. (CSTM) that accounts for 1.83% of JANA’s 1Q 2014 portfolio.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Consumer

    Why did Lone Pine Capital buy a stake in SBA Communications?

    SBA Communications Corporation is a 2.11% position initiated by Lone Pine Capital in 4Q 2013.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Consumer

    Why Glenview Capital adds new stake in Applied Materials

    Applied Materials Inc. provides manufacturing equipment, services, and software to the global semiconductor, flat panel display, solar photovoltaic (or PV), and related industries.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Walmart Triples Amazon’s Budget in India Contest

    Walmart (WMT) took its competition with Amazon (AMZN) to a whole new level earlier this month, forking out $16 billion to buy the majority stake in India’s e-commerce giant Flipkart.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Carl Icahn’s Big Plans for Freeport-McMoRan

    Announcing his 8.5% stake in Freeport-McMoRan, Carl Icahn said that he plans to discuss capital expenditures and more with Freeport management.

    By Mohit Oberoi, CFA
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    Consumer

    Is eBay’s Active Buyer Base Expanding?

    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.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Must-know: eBay announced the spinoff of Paypal

    On September 30, 2014, eBay (EBAY) announced its decision to spin off PayPal into a separate publicly-traded company. The spinoff will take place in 2015.

    By Anne Shields
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    Miscellaneous

    Is Alibaba Harming US Businesses?

    Alibaba’s (BABA) war on fake goods on its marketplaces has been widely criticized as being weak or lacking direction.

    By Neha Gupta
  • Consumer

    eBay: An investor’s guide to the world’s largest marketplace

    Initially viewed as an an online auction house, eBay now considers itself as the world’s largest online marketplace.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Consumer

    What’s Propelling Alibaba’s Top Line after Its Fiscal 1Q18 Earnings?

    Alibaba (BABA) reported total revenues of ~$7.4 billion (or 50.2 billion yuan) for fiscal 1Q18. Compared with fiscal 1Q17, its revenues for the latest quarter rose 56%.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Eyes on Quality of Alibaba’s Top-Line Growth

    In Alibaba’s (BABA) upcoming fiscal 2Q18 report, investor attention will probably be focused not only on its top-line figure but also on the quality of its top-line growth.

    By Neha Gupta
  • Consumer

    Must-know: Why did Amazon launch a mobile credit card reader?

    For example, Amazon (AMZN) recently launched a credit card reader. Merchants can use it to conduct payments through a smartphone or tablet.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Is Baidu Borrowing $1.0 Billion?

    Baidu (BIDU) announced earlier this month that it was seeking to raise ~$1.0 billion through the sale of notes.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How Shopify Could Benefit from Tictail Acquisition

    Shopify (SHOP) recently acquired Swedish e-commerce company Tictail.

    By Ruchi Gupta
  • Consumer

    Why divestitures and spinoffs are becoming common

    Disruptive technologies like social, mobile, analytics, and cloud (or SMAC) are driving change in the IT and technology sector. This increases the need for continuous innovation.

    By Anne Shields
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    Consumer

    Why the Baupost Group adds new position in eBay

    The Baupost Group added a stake in eBay Inc. (EBAY) that accounted for 3.62% of the fund’s total second quarter portfolio. eBay is a global technology company that enables commerce through three reportable segments—Marketplaces, Payments, and Enterprise.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    eBay and Paypal Will Be Tightly Integrated Even after the Split

    eBay (EBAY) provided new details in securities filings last week. Both eBay and Paypal will have to abide by certain rules even after the split.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    S&P 500 Index Nears Record High amid Earnings Season

    The S&P 500 Index, represented by the SPDR S&P 500 ETF (SPY), rose 0.3% on October 23, nearing the all-time high it saw in July.

    By Maitali Ramkumar
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    Consumer

    Women CEOs: 5 Names You Should Know

    Of all the Fortune 500 companies, only 5% have women CEOs. We rounded up five of the biggest names investors should know. Here’s why. 

    By Sybil Prowse
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    Consumer

    Must-know: Third Point starts a new position in Alibaba

    Third Point noted in its letter that Alibaba can “generate long-term value in its core markets and compete in new ones, making it a compelling potential multi-year investment.”

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    How PayPal Evaluates Acquisitions

    PayPal acquired two companies in 2017 In 2017, PayPal (PYPL) completed two acquisitions: Swift Financial and TIO Networks. Whereas the company didn’t make any acquisitions in 2016, it completed four acquisitions in 2015, according to Crunchbase. Payment rivals Apple (AAPL), Amazon (AMZN), and Square (SQ) also went shopping for strategic assets in 2017. Square, the […]

    By Neha Gupta
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    Earnings Report

    eBay management strategies for 2015

    After the separation of eBay and PayPal, eBay management plans to pursue an IPO (initial public offering) or sale of eBay Enterprise.

    By Patricia Garner
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Nokia to Repurchase 500 Million Shares

    Nokia (NOK) intends to repurchase up to 500 million shares of its own stock in the coming months.

    By Ruchi Gupta
  • Consumer

    How is eBay faring in the e-commerce market

    eBay’s profit margins, operating margins, and gross margins are higher than its peers.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Earnings Report

    Does EMC Stock Hold Potential for Investors?

    In its fiscal 1Q15 earnings release, EMC lowered its expectations. Now, it expects its revenue and EPS to be $25.7 billion and $1.91, respectively.

    By Anne Shields
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Why Groupon’s Debt-to-Equity Ratio Is One of Highest in Industry

    Groupon (GRPN), eBay (EBAY), Baidu (BIDU), Square (SQ), and Twitter (TWTR) have the highest debt-to-equity ratios among industry players.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Alibaba, Counterfeit Goods, and Brand Rights

    Alibaba has developed an initiative called Brand Rights to enhance its brand protection efforts. Trade in counterfeit goods was estimated to reach ~$1.8 trillion in 2015, according to the International Anti-Counterfeiting Coalition.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Earnings Report

    Why did eBay’s operating margins continue to decline in 4Q14?

    eBay’s non-GAAP operating margins declined from 29.2% in 4Q13 to 27.7% in 4Q14. eBay still hasn’t recovered from the events that caused the decline.

    By Patricia Garner
  • Consumer

    Farallon Capital raises its position in Safeway

    On March 6, 2014, grocery store operators Safeway and Albertsons announced a merger agreement valued at approximately $9 billion.

    By Patricia Garner
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Yelp Follows eBay’s Lead and Wants Google to Face the Music

    In an attempt to expand and diversify its revenue sources, Yelp has introduced new paid subscription services aimed at businesses users.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Walmart Takes On Amazon in a Marketplace Duel

    According to eMarketer, Walmart.com is the preferred platform for most vendors looking to expand their online channels.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Fund Managers

    Manitowoc to spin off after activist pressure

    In its 8K filing with the SEC on January 29, Manitowoc announced that it will split its cranes and foodservice businesses.

    By Diana Key
  • Consumer

    Why Twitter plans to increase its e-commerce ad conversion rate

    Twitter’s management mentioned that they’re working to bring the interface between Twitter’s users and e-commerce platforms closer so as to increase the conversion rates of e-commerce ads.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Consumer

    Assessing the Value of Alibaba’s Mobile Audience

    According to eMarketer, retail mobile commerce sales represented 38.1% of China’s (MCHI) e-commerce sales in 2014.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Earnings Report

    Understanding the Value of an Alibaba Customer

    In Alibaba’s (BABA) e-commerce industry, metrics such as active shoppers and average revenue per user (or ARPU) are closely watched.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Why JANA Partners sold Safeway stake amid merger

    JANA Partners’ 13F filing said the fund sold its position in Safeway Inc. (SWY) that accounted for 3.98% of JANA’s 4Q 2013 portfolio.

    By Samantha Nielson
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    Earnings Report

    Why did Amazon’s international business growth disappoint?

    Amazon’s revenue growth at its Media segment has declined dramatically over the last few quarters. Its international business growth has also disappointed.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Get Real

    Get Real: Record Highs and Data Spies

    FedEx stock rose due to the expectation of a record number of packages on Cyber Monday. FedEx’s holiday season preparations include breaking up with Amazon.

    By Grace Nightingale
  • Consumer

    How eBay takes advantage of customer data to grow its business

    The eCommerce market has shown strong growth in the past few years. According to eMarketer, the B2C eCommerce worldwide sales market will grow from $1.25 trillion in 2013 to $1.50 trillion in 2014.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Did Digital Music’s Future Play a Role in the Apple–Tencent Deal?

    Last year, Apple and Tencent disagreed over the issue of giving monetary gifts to developers who publish their work on the App Store, Apple’s app distribution center.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    Inside Alibaba’s Initiatives to Hire Senior Citizens

    Alibaba’s (BABA) Taobao e-commerce platform recently put out a job posting in which it sought to hire people over 60 years of age.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    This Alibaba Veteran Has Taken on a Key Role at Ant Financial

    Alibaba (BABA) has released Hu Xiaoming to fill a key executive position at Ant Financial, its payment affiliate.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Alibaba Echoes Amazon Prime with LiveUp

    Consumer Intelligence Research Partners (or CIRP) estimates that there were 85 million Prime subscribers in the US during 2Q17.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Company & Industry Overviews

    AT&T Wakes Up to Prepaid Reality

    AT&T (T) has been going for prepaid customers since reporting that gains in its prepaid business underpinned its success in the latest quarter.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Consumer

    What Are Analysts’ Recommendations for Amazon?

    As of July 7, 2016, Amazon (AMZN) had generated returns of 68.7% in the trailing-12-month period and 1.8% in the trailing-one-month period.

    By Amit Singh
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    Macroeconomic Analysis

    Why Amazon Could Experience a Great Holiday Season This Year

    All trends indicate that this year’s holiday season will be great for not only online retailers but also traditional brick-and-mortar players.

    By Puneet Sikka
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    Earnings Report

    Brief Analysis of Twitter’s Technical Indicators

    On May 5, 2017, Twitter (TWTR) had a market cap of ~$13.8 billion.

    By Ruchi Gupta
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    Consumer

    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.

    By Neha Gupta
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    Consumer

    Why Amazon’s Top Line Has Been Rising Consistently

    Amazon is expected to announce its 2Q16 earnings results on July 21, 2016. It’s guiding for a revenue range of between $28.0 billion and $30.5 billion.

    By Amit Singh
  • Consumer

    Farallon Capital establishes a new position in Hillshire Brands

    Hillshire reported fiscal 4Q14 net sales of $1.1 billion, up 10.7% in comparison to the corresponding period last year.

    By Patricia Garner
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