1,755.00 -5.95 (-0.34%)
After hours: 5:08PM EDT
|Bid||1,754.00 x 1200|
|Ask||1,755.85 x 1100|
|Day's Range||1,734.23 - 1,795.05|
|52 Week Range||962.50 - 2,050.50|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.81|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||139.46|
|Earnings Date||Oct 25, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||2,164.21|
Sears filed for bankruptcy on Monday. But here's how it plans to save 400 stores from extinction.
CNBC's Josh Lipton reports on comments from Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos about the importance of tech companies continuing to work with the Department of Defense, a controversial topic in Silicon Valley.
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos spoke at the Wired25 conference in San Francisco. Bezos discussed everything from his space company, Blue Origin, to Silicon Valley's relationship with the Trump administration.
Much like Netflix's challenges with House of Cards, the creators of Amazon's Transparent have faced a problem: how do they wrap up the final season of a long-running show in a way that does the series justice, especially with the departure of a key cast member? Series creator Jill Soloway has revealed to the New York Times that the last episode of the fifth season will be a two-hour musical episode. Details are scarce, but it'll ideally be a cross of Jesus Christ Superstar, La La Land, Flight of the Conchords and "a little Yentl," according to Soloway.
FireEye (FEYE) continues to enhance its Helix user interface platform on both cloud and on-premise infrastructure. Most organizations use multiple security products, which can be extremely time-consuming when it comes to managing different threats. It offers a one-stop solution to its clients by integrating the company’s network, email, and endpoint security platform with its advanced threat intelligence, threat analytics, and orchestration features.
Amazon.com and the hit TV show, "Shark Tank", have partnered to make products featured on the show available in a Amazon store. The reality show, featuring billionaires like Mark Cuban and multi-millionaire entrepreneurs and executives like Barbara Corcoran, is in its ninth season. In a press release issued by Amazon, the company says it is the official retail partner for the program and will launch its retail partnership coinciding with the premiere of "Shark Tank", season 10.
Square (SQ) announced earlier this month that it would start extending loans of up to $10,000 consumers as long as they are buying from merchants that use Square products or services. Square’s consumer lending product is called Square Installments. Its launch marks the expansion of the company’s credit business.
Amazon has been among the most heavily scrutinized tech companies in recent months. "I think social media is increasing, unfortunately, identify politics, tribalism," Bezos said. Amazon has been among the most heavily scrutinized tech companies in recent months, as insiders and lawmakers continue to call for reviews of the behemoth's impact on competition.
Amazon Web Services is widely seen as the favorite to win a Pentagon cloud-computing contract worth as much as $10 billion. Alphabet Inc.’s Google last week said it would no longer compete for that work, which involves transitioning massive amounts of Defense Department data to a commercially operated cloud system.
23andMe's Anne Wojcicki and Stanford's Steve Quake had some advice for Atul Gawande, based on their own experience in health care. The health-care partnership between Amazon AMZN , Berkshire Hathaway and J.P. Morgan, announced early this year, is one of the biggest stories in the industry.
"For earnings, the bar is set a little lower than it was in July," Eric Jhonsa, columnist for TheStreet said at Jim Cramer's teach-in event on Saturday. ) have "overstayed their welcome," meaning that their high earnings multiples might be too high now, Netflix could still very much remain a growth stock. Not only could Netflix be a good pre-earnings play, it could be positioned to maintain its competitive edge in streaming.
It's the latest example of a big Seattle tech company luring UW's top talent to spend some or all of their time working outside academia.