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|Bid||1,602.76 x 800|
|Ask||1,602.93 x 800|
|Day's Range||1,588.44 - 1,608.20|
|52 Week Range||927.00 - 1,638.10|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||260.66|
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A Portland family tells KIRO news that their Echo recorded and then sent a
E-commerce giant Amazon.com is becoming a major player in the candy and snacks business, creating opportunities and challenges for food product manufacturers.
Is Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google back to waging a price war on its cloud-computing rivals? Google recently revamped its consumer cloud storage plans, with changes including rebranding, lowering prices, and releasing brand new plans at competitive prices. The company renamed its paid consumer storage service Google One. Its free storage service will continue to be called Google Drive.
Canadian Imperial Bank of Commerce, or CIBC, one of Canada's largest banks, has increased its holdings in Apple Inc. ( AAPL) and Amazon.com Inc. ( AMZN) during the first three months of the year, setting aside concerns about a U.
Splunk (SPLK) continues to gain from the rise of smartphones and Internet services, which has created a huge demand for data, particularly for machine learning in the healthcare, retail, telecom, and financial spaces. Splunk has teamed up with Amazon Web Services (AMZN) to deliver its software to clients. The company’s software platform delivers operational intelligence and real-time business insights from machine data.
American Century Ultra Fund (TWCUX) got it right with Wabtec — also known as Westinghouse Air Brake. The $11.4 billion portfolio is underweight in industrials, but its managers nonetheless made room for the locomotive equipment maker, starting in 2010. "Wabtec fits our quality, durable-growth philosophy based on the management team, their track record and a business with a strong operating margin averaging 17% over the last five years," client portfolio manager Kevin Lewis told IBD.
Traditional pay-TV providers have probably been the most hated companies in the country with their exorbitant prices and poor service. The American Customer Satisfaction Index (or ACSI) offers a widely recognized benchmark for customer satisfaction in several industries. According to the latest report by ACSI, the average score of pay-TV providers fell 3% from last year to 62 out of 100, an 11-year low.
At this point, everyone knows that tech has torn through the retail sector like crowd of Black Friday shoppers. Coye Nokes, partner at consulting firm OC&C's consumer and retail practice, believes that there is room for other retailers to harness tech to attract customers. While Amazon and other digital native retailers have done this quite well, Nokes thinks that there are still interesting turnaround stories to be seen among traditional retailers.
A couple’s private conversation was mysteriously recorded by their Amazon Echo device and sent to one of their contacts, igniting privacy concerns about the voice-activated gadgets the online retailer wants to make as commonplace in homes as televisions. The Portland, Oregon, couple used Amazon’s voice-activated devices throughout their home to control heat, lights and the security system, according to the news report. Amazon in 2014 introduced the new line of devices, which can also stream music and order goods from Amazon via voice command.
Yahoo Finance's Alexis Christoforous and Jared Blikre break down the latest market action after Best Buy reported first quarter earnings that beat Wall Street expectations, as well as topping analyst estimates of enterprise comparable sales. However, the retailer delivered soft EPS guidance for the second quarter.