|Bid||118.72 x 900|
|Ask||118.75 x 100|
|Day's Range||117.58 - 119.49|
|52 Week Range||114.09 - 171.13|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||1.84|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||19.02|
|Earnings Date||Jan 22, 2019|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||6.28 (5.17%)|
|1y Target Est||155.94|
Are student loans as taboo as you think? According to a new study, the answer is no. With more motivation to finish school quicker, students are earning better grades and graduating sooner. Yahoo Finance's Adam Shapiro, Seana Smith, Dan Roberts, and Randy Frederick, Vice President of trading and derivatives at the Schwab Center for Financial Research, discuss.
Mr. Kenny comes from International Business Machines Corp., where he served as senior vice president of cognitive solutions. A longtime ad and technology executive, Mr. Kenny joins Nielsen at a critical juncture. The New York-based research company, which has a market capitalization of $9.1 billion, has come under pressure over the past few years because of changes in consumers’ media habits, which include the rise of video consumption on mobile devices.
Amazon (AMZN) and Cisco Systems (CSCO) recently announced their agreement to collaborate on a hybrid cloud computing program. Hybrid cloud technology appeals to businesses and organizations that aren’t sold on the idea of running their data or applications entirely on remote servers.
The rundown: Bitcoin and all major currencies were down in the morning; Singapore-based community cryptocurrency exchange Cryptology Exchange introduces cryptocurrency margin trading; Bank of Thailand Governor Veerathai Santiprabhob says digital currency isn’t going to replace cash in Thailand within the next 3-5 years; Indian crypto exchange WazirX CEO Nischal Shetty is asking the government to […] The post Bitcoin News Crypto Currency Daily Roundup November 20 appeared first on Market Exclusive.
Nielsen Holdings plc said Tuesday it has appointed David Kenny as chief executive, effective Dec. 3. Kenny comes from IBM , where he led the cognitive solutions business. He has also done stints at The Weather Company, Akamai , and at Publicis' VivaKi. Kenny will succeed Mitch Barns, who is retiring at year-end after 22 years. Nielsen is continuing with its strategic review led by Chairman James Attwood, which includes a review of all of its operations and which may lead to a sale of the entire company or a separation of its Nielsen's Watch or Buy segments. Shares were not yet active premarket, but have fallen 30.6% in 2018, while the S&P 500 has gained 0.6%.
In the previous article, we discussed how Microsoft (MSFT) is bringing new features to its cloud services product, Azure. According to a report from Synergy Research Group, AWS’s share of the cloud services market was a healthy 33% in the first quarter.
If you’re a 20-something looking to capitalize on long-term growth and dividends, then the following 10 stocks to buy are worth a look. Shares of travel review site TripAdvisor Inc (NASDAQ:TRIP) took a beating over the past year, falling more than 30%. Part of this comeback is the fact that TripAdvisor has something no other site in the online travel industry does — data.
Until a few years ago, in the days of Windows 7, Microsoft (MSFT) didn’t take the cybersecurity business too seriously, which was evident from the fact that its antivirus solution, Microsoft Security Essentials, wasn’t among the top players in the software security market. It was followed by Intel (INTC), IBM (IBM), Trend Micro, and EMC, each of which had a market share in the single digits.
ARMONK, N.Y., Nov. 16, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- IBM (NYSE: IBM) today launched new services to help businesses accelerate the complex process of migrating and modernizing applications to cloud and adopt a hybrid, multicloud strategy to speed up their business transformation. With new features available in the IBM Cloud Migration Factory, IBM Services is introducing new automation tools to reduce the time of moving and modernizing an organization's infrastructure, data, applications and workloads. Most companies today are in the early phases of their cloud journey.
Through the expanded partnership with ServiceNow, IBM will deliver its Multicloud Management Platform extended by ServiceNow's IT Service Management and IT Operations Management solutions. As part of this, IBM will include IBM Multicloud Manager designed to provide organizations with the ability to modernize Kubernetes applications across different cloud environments. In taking advantage of services and technology designed to make it easier to manage, move and integrate apps across different cloud computing infrastructure, this partnership with ServiceNow will help clients drive automation and gain operational visibility and governance across their multi-cloud environments.
Here are five stocks that look fairly valued when compared with the broader S&P 500, and offer decent income potential to boot. Ford (F) was the only Big Three U.S. auto maker to avoid bankruptcy during the financial crisis, and had been thought of as more attractive than its peers. The problems: A drop in U.S. car ownership as millennials live urban and take Uber, and fading Asia sales and an aging vehicle portfolio.
Cisco (CSCO) ended the first quarter of fiscal 2019 with an operating cash flow of $3.8 billion, which includes the receipt of $0.4 billion relating to a litigation settlement with Arista Networks. Cash flow from operations increased 22% year-over-year in the quarter. Cash and cash equivalents were $8.4 billion at the end of October 2018, compared with $8.9 billion at the end of July 2018. The company’s long-term debt fell to $18.3 billion at the end of October 27 from $20.3 billion at the end of July 28.
Based in Houston, Mark Potter has held numerous business and managerial roles in research and development since joining Compaq Computer Corp. in 1989. Compaq and Hewlett Packard merged in 2001.
Cisco Systems (CSCO) stock soared 5.23% in after-hours trading on November 14 after the tech giant reported favorable results in the first quarter of fiscal 2019, which ended October 27. Cisco also forecasts strong second-quarter revenues, beating Wall Street expectations and fueling the stock price. Cisco stock has gained 19.3% year-to-date, but it has declined 8.3% since the beginning of October as of November 14 due to global worries that led to a significant sell-off in the tech sector.
IBM (IBM) reported earnings 30 days ago. What's next for the stock? We take a look at earnings estimates for some clues.
U.S. stock futures are mixed this morning after equities suffered their fourth consecutive losing session on Wednesday. Death crosses are starting to form bolstering gloomy forecasts and shares of tech titan Apple (NASDAQ:AAPL) have officially entered bear country. Options trading was a mixed bag on Wednesday.
Software giant Oracle Corp. this week lost key ground in a legal challenge to the Pentagon’s $10 billion, winner-takes-all cloud services contract, which analysts largely agree favors Amazon.
MEXICO CITY, Nov. 15, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Diltex – the Mexican company owner of Ilusión & Fiorentina labels, sales agent of Vanity Fair Brands and franchisees of David's Bridal in Mexico – and IBM (NYSE: IBM), announced that the fashion company is improving customer experience and strengthening its production, distribution and commercialization processes through digital transformation. Today, technology globalization and the proliferation of disruptive technologies encourages companies to transform their business models to provide improved client experiences, as well as innovative and omnichannel services. With innovation as main driver of growth, Diltex has anticipated those changes.
Lately, the software industry has seen a number of multibillion-dollar acquisitions. In June, Microsoft (MSFT) acquired GitHub for $7.5 billion, and it recently completed this acquisition. GitHub is a central repository where developers keep their code.
Prem Watsa (Trades, Portfolio), the leader of Fairfax Financial Holdings, disclosed he established two positions and sold out of two others when he released his third-quarter portfolio this week. Warning! GuruFocus has detected 4 Warning Sign with COL. During the quarter, Watsa started positions in Rockwell Collins Inc. (COL) and Radisys Corp. (RSYS) and exited his International Business Machines Corp. (IBM) and iRobot Corp. (IRBT) holdings.
The decision to structure the lucrative and high-profile program as a single award — the main point of contention — doesn't violate federal procurement regulations.