96.82 -0.68 (-0.70%)
Pre-Market: 4:57AM EDT
|Bid||96.57 x 800|
|Ask||97.00 x 900|
|Day's Range||97.20 - 98.17|
|52 Week Range||68.02 - 98.69|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||79.27|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||1.68 (1.72%)|
|1y Target Est||N/A|
Investing in “sustainable” companies is helping one fund deliver big returns. But it’s not about windmills and solar panels. Yahoo Finance’s Alexis Christoforous speaks with Karina Funk, portfolio manager for the Brown Advisory Large-Cap Sustainable Growth fund.
Netflix, Inc. ( NFLX) shares have risen 1.38% over the past week toward the top of an ascending triangle pattern. While most analysts have been very bullish on the streaming content provider, there are some concerns over rising content costs, particularly amid rising competition from The Walt Disney Company ( DIS), Amazon.com, Inc. ( AMZN) and Hulu, which could put upward pressure on development costs. Earlier this month, Media Tech Capital Partners analysts speculated that Microsoft Corporation ( MSFT) would try to buy Netflix to get into the streaming business without having to acquire its own content portfolio.
Among high-volume sectors, the technology market, overall, has been unusually choppy. The benchmark Technology Select Sector SPRD Fund (NYSEARCA:XLK) was down more than 3% at one point. As we entered the spring season, it wasn’t clear which direction tech stocks would take.
The French Tennis Federation said this week it will not award a seed to the Olympic and Wimbledon championSerena Williams and her husband Alexis Ohanian attend the wedding of Britain’s Prince Harry and Meghan Markle at Windsor Castle on Saturday. The French Tennis Federation said this week it will not award a seed to Serena Williams at this year’s French Open. The 36-year-old Williams has won 23 Grand Slam titles and was ranked No. 1 in the world when she played in the 2017 Australian Open, which was early in her pregnancy.
No one was expecting the Switch to be as wildly successful as it has. While NTDOY stock is already up a quick 16% so far in 2018, Nintendo stock has traded sideways since mid-January. Could that change going forward and is NTDOY stock actually a screaming-good buy right here?
Artificial intelligence is all about big data. Pure Storage CEO Charles Giancarlo says older, tiered storage systems that rank data by age aren't nimble enough to grant researchers quick access to the data they will need. As interest in the cloud grows, companies like Amazon, Google and Microsoft fuel Pure Storage's business.
In an earlier part of the series, we saw that Qualcomm (QCOM) is facing competition in its dominant market of smartphones because of trade tensions between the US and China. It is also facing challenges in its efforts to diversify in the fast-growing markets of IoT (Internet of Things) and automotive through the acquisition of NXP Semiconductors (NXPI). Amid these challenges, Qualcomm has been making efforts to enter new markets—such as PC, server, and wearables—organically.
The Mountain View company's shares have doubled in the past year but they dropped by nearly 6 percent Tuesday.
Amazon (AMZN) is planning for AWS operational expansion in Latin America which is likely to intensify competition with Google Cloud and Azure.
Google Sheets is becoming more and more like Microsoft Excel. Last month, Google released a major update of its web-based spreadsheet program. The most important new addition is macros, a way to automate tasks. Microsoft Excel has had the feature for over a decade. The Sheets version closely mirrors what you can do in Excel.…
The newest chip problem, known as Speculative Store Bypass or "Variant 4" because it's in the same family as the original group of flaws, was disclosed by security researchers at Microsoft Corp and Alphabet Inc's Google on Monday. The Meltdown and Spectre flaws, which emerged in January, can allow passwords and other sensitive data on chips to be read.
The newest chip problem, known as Speculative Store Bypass or "Variant 4" because it's in the same family as the original group of flaws, was disclosed by security researchers at Microsoft Corp (MSFT.O) and Alphabet Inc's (GOOGL.O) Google on Monday. The Meltdown and Spectre flaws, which emerged in January, can allow passwords and other sensitive data on chips to be read.
Intel Corp. said late Monday that it and Alphabet Inc.'s Google Project Zero and Microsoft Corp. have discovered another variant of a chip-based exploit revealed at the beginning of the year. Following the reveal of the so-called Spectre and Meltdown exploits, Intel said it, Alphabet and Microsoft have discovered a new exploit they call "Variant 4." "Variant 4 uses speculative execution, a feature common to most modern processor architectures, to potentially expose certain kinds of data through a side channel," Intel said in a statement. Intel said it has already delivered microcode updates to cover Variant 4 to system manufacturers and software vendors.
NEW YORK (AP) — Microsoft promised Monday to give users worldwide the same data and privacy rights Europeans will get under new regulations there. That's in contrast to some of its tech rivals, who are hedging on how much privacy protections will change for Americans and other non-Europeans.
Bill Gates isn’t one for light beach reads. Well, there was this romantic novel in his 2014 summer reading list, but that’s been the exception in a string of lists that included recommendations for 2015, 2016 and 2017. Let’s get the fattest one out of the way first — 684 pages! But then Leonardo had such a wide range of interests, and Gates, who has long been fascinated by the Renaissance inventor/scientist/painter/sculptor, says he has struggled to find one book that sums him up.
Google perfected the business model of making money off its users' data. But as that model comes under fire, Alphabet CEO Larry Page has been completely silent and absent from sight.
Microsoft has acquired Semantic Machines Inc., a developer of conversational artificial intelligence to simplify search, calendars, travel and business.
The company conversational AI software uses machine learning to improve human-computer interaction that will enable computers to comprehend and accomplish tasks efficiently.
Netflix’s (NFLX) net income has grown at a three-year and five-year average of 27.9% and 101.1%, respectively. The company’s pre-tax margin grew from 3.9% in 2013 to 4.2% in 2017. The stock prices have beaten the media-diversified industry in 2013, 2015, and 2017. The stock was beaten in 2014 and 2016 by the S&P 500. The market cap had gained 279% between 2013 and 2017.