1,480.00 +19.83 (1.36%)
Pre-Market: 5:08AM EDT
|Bid||1,482.02 x 100|
|Ask||1,488.97 x 100|
|Day's Range||1,415.02 - 1,469.99|
|52 Week Range||912.11 - 1,617.54|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||237.43|
|Earnings Date||Apr 26, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||1,675.20|
Myles Udland on what to watch in the markets: Thursday, April 26
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Mark Newman of Sanford C. Bernstein says the data center spend on DRAM has been "more than offsetting" the weakness in demand coming from handsets.
The new rules will specifically target app stores, search engines, e-commerce sites and hotel booking websites such as Expedia, requiring them to be more transparent about how they rank search results and why they delist some services. The proposal would also give companies the right to collectively sue online platforms if they do not respect the new rules on non-discrimination and transparency. Music streaming services such as Spotify have been pushing for Brussels to address relations between platforms and businesses, saying the former have an incentive to disadvantage competitors' services.
When Amazon.com Inc.’s Chief Executive Jeff Bezos announced last week that the company’s Prime membership had reached 100 million, many were excited to hear the number, though it was roughly what had been expected. “Amazon’s disclosure… globally reflects the power of the program, and validates the continuing substantial investments on various fronts to both attract and maintain this important core base,” said Charlie O’Shea, Moody’s lead retail analyst, in a statement. “Amazon’s growth has been breathtaking and impressive, but there is no way they can continue at that scale,” said Pete Killian, partner at Vivaldi, a business consultancy and branding company.
British bookstore Waterstones has been sold to the UK arm of Elliott Advisors, the activist hedge fund. to negotiate a deal in January, following reports its previous owner, Russian oligarch Alexander Mamut, had hired bankers to explore a sale for £250m. Terms of the deal were not disclosed, but Mr Mamut’s investment company Lynwood Investments will maintain a minority stake.
Amazon.com Inc. is focusing on a new niche for Echo speakers: children’s bedrooms and playrooms. Starting May 9, an over-the-air free update is set to allow Echo talking speaker owners to turn on the FreeTime setting, which locks down certain functions, adds new controls and transforms artificially intelligent Alexa from virtual assistant to virtual nanny. While most Echo speakers are kept in common areas like the kitchen, millions of homes have multiple Echos, Amazon says.
Similarly, friends can act as allies and partners who look out for each other and advance each other’s interests. Work friendships can also be very intense, Ms Azzopardi adds, especially when you are young — you may end up sharing accommodation or even your lives with colleagues.
Sonos, a pioneer in wireless speakers long before Amazon’s Echo arrived, has filed confidentially for an initial public offering that could value the 16-year-old company at as much as $3bn, according to ...
An agreement between Amazon and GM to deliver packages to connected cars is a 'natural fit,' Morgan Stanley writes.
Given ow's the time to be cautious, Jim Cramer warned his Mad Money viewers Wednesday, as he liseverything that could go wrong, it would be smart to sell into strength and raise some cash, he said. China topped Cramer's list of worries, as President Trump still has more tariffs up his sleeve that could affect several industries, and the Chinese could retaliate with tariffs of their own. There's also the looming May 1 deadline for already announced steel and aluminum tariff exemptions and Trump's proposed tariffs on European cars, which could also result in retaliation.
Amazon’s share price closed at $1,460 today (April 25). Alphabet closed at $1,023. And shares in Booking Holdings reached $2,078 a pop. Those valuations, apparently, were too much for the world’s biggest stock exchange to handle. The New York Stock Exchange suspended trading on the floor for five Nasdaq-listed securities because of a “price scale…
Jim Cramer tells investors that market swings could be a chance to reevaluate their portfolios, but not necessarily run out and buy more.
Amazon aims to get parents on-side with Echo Dot Kids Edition and Amazon FreeTime on Alexa. Amazon has developed a new version of Alexa — its AI-powered voice assistant — to encourage parents to buy its Echo smart speaker for their children. The new version of Alexa — largely developed in Cambridge, England, following Amazon's acquisition of voice search startup Evi — allows parents to filter explicit songs, set bedtime limits, communicate with their children via Amazon devices and disable voice purchasing.
Amazon reports first-quarter earnings Thursday, which follows the annual shareholder letter from Chief Executive Jeff Bezos that announced having 100 million Prime subscribers.
Such is the case with social media giant Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR). Twitter just reported robust first-quarter numbers that beat on top- and bottom-line expectations. The once-struggling advertising business showed strength and appears to be back on track.
Led by Amazon, technology giants are teeing up to report earnings as well as iQiyi, the tech IPO called the Netflix of China.