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Amazon may one of the most valuable companies in the world - clocking in at over $750 billion - but half of Amazon's employees earned a lot less than the big boss... The median pay to work at Amazon last year was $28,446 and half of those employees earned less than that - meanwhile- Bezos took home $1.68 million last year in total compensation or 59 times more than the median salaried Amazon employee. --- The week started off talking about employees peeing in bottles because they couldn't get to the bathroom during a break. Now this? In a comparison - the median salary of a Facebook employee was more than $240,000. Why the big difference? Bezos said in his letter to shareholders- in part- that Amazon created more than 130,000 jobs last year- not counting acquisition and that the new jobs cover a range of professions from AI scientist to fulfillment center associates...
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China’s commerce ministry says the trade fight with U.S. won’t have a big impact on its economy. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous and Editor-in-Chief Andy Serwer have that story.
Facebook has another change in the works to respond to the European Union's
Audit by PwC came two years after Facebook learned that a university researcher gave personal data on millions of Facebook users to Cambridge Analytica.
HMNY stock is down 33% as of this writing following its latest equity offering. The majority owner of the MoviePass movie ticket service is running into increasingly grave problems. Helios and Matheson has offered various explanations for how they would eventually reach profitability.
Netflix (NFLX) announced its 1Q18 results on April 16, 2018, and posted slightly better-than-expected earnings and revenues. In 1Q18, Netflix posted adjusted earnings of $0.64 per share, exceeding analysts’ consensus of $0.63 per share. The company posted total revenues of $3.7 billion, slightly better than the estimate of $3.69 billion. Its earnings and revenues increased ~60.0% and ~40.0% year-over-year, respectively.
Facebook (FB) and Google parent Alphabet (GOOGL) are set to transition out of the information technology (or IT) sector as part of industry classification changes announced by the S&P Dow Jones Indexes and the MSCI in January this year. In changes scheduled to go into effect in September 2018, Facebook, Alphabet, and several of their current IT sector peers will be moved to the communications services sector, where they will join the likes of Verizon (VZ) and AT&T (T).
'The nerds have taken over the world. Now they're showing signs of being drunk on such power,' wrote M.G. Siegler, a partner at Alphabet's GV, in a blog post.
German lawmakers will question a senior Facebook Inc (FB.O) manager about data privacy in the wake of revelations that the personal information of millions of users wrongly ended up in the hands of political consultancy Cambridge Analytica. Lawmakers in the Bundestag lower house of parliament will grill Joel Kaplan, Facebook's vice president for global public policy, during a closed-door session on Friday morning. The 87 million Facebook users affected included nearly three million Europeans and Zuckerberg is also under pressure from EU lawmakers to come to Europe to shed light on the data breach.