68.50 +0.17 (0.25%)
After hours: 7:31PM EDT
|Bid||68.50 x 1400|
|Ask||68.56 x 1800|
|Day's Range||66.37 - 68.67|
|52 Week Range||24.22 - 69.40|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||N/A|
|Earnings Date||Jul 31, 2018 - Aug 6, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||59.48|
Batting first and playing CF, we have Zendesk Inc. (NYSE: ZEN). We need a speedy SAASY company to lead off. Yes it is expensive, but the need to automate continues.
A few more surprises are coming to light as more of the biggest tech employers reveal how much they pay a typical worker in Silicon Valley. It's clear that the most established companies aren’t necessarily the ones that pay the highest. Take for example chipmaker Intel Corp. With revenue last year of almost $63 billion, the Santa Clara-based chipmaker is neck-and-neck with Samsung for the title of the world's biggest semiconductor maker.
Facebook (FB) plans to release its second-quarter results on July 25, a month after it announced a move that seems to be positive for its closely watched advertising business. Last month, Facebook eased its ban on cryptocurrency advertising after it had implemented a way to carry safe cryptocurrency-related ads. In January, Facebook issued a blanket ban on crypto advertising across its platforms as a way of protecting consumers from deceptive financial products.
Many of those stocks have provided outstanding returns, including CRM stock, which has risen 247% in the past five years and 63% just in the past twelve months. CRM stock seems like the epitome of those market-wide concerns. Salesforce.com itself has a fantastic business model.
Here is a look at the 10 biggest venture-backed IPOs and acquisitions from the first half of what has been a very active year for such exits.
The online staffing marketplace works with well-known San Francisco eateries like Delfina, Lazy Bear, Mixt and The Slanted Door. It connects restaurant operators with workers who are hired on a temporary or freelance basis.
For the majority of American workers, paychecks declined in value in both absolute terms as well as against the cost of living in the second quarter of this year. Not so in Silicon Valley.
LONDON, UK / ACCESSWIRE / July 12, 2018 / If you want a free Stock Review on SNAP sign up now at www.wallstequities.com/registration. WallStEquities.com redirects investors' attention to the Internet Software and Services industry, which includes companies that develop and market Internet software or provide Internet services such as online databases and interactive services, Web address registration services, database construction, and Internet design services. In this morning's lineup are these four stocks: Net Element Inc. (NASDAQ: NETE), SINA Corp. (NASDAQ: SINA), Snap Inc. (NYSE: SNAP), and Square Inc. (NYSE: SQ).
Facebook, Inc. (NASDAQ:FB) has quieted its doubters — at least for now. Facebook stock reached another all-time closing high on Monday, finishing just south of $205. The stock now has gained 15% so far this year — an improvement that seemed unlikely just a few months ago.7 S&P 500 Stocks With Low P/E Ratios
For twelve executive positions at Bay Area tech companies analyzed by Comparably, ranging from vice presidents of sales and public relations to chief operating officer and chief executive officer, the average gender pay gap is around 6 percent.
A few surprises are coming to light as some of the nation's biggest tech employers reveal how much they pay a typical worker. For starters, it's clear that the most established companies aren’t necessarily the ones that pay the highest. Take, for example, chipmaker Intel Corp. With revenue last year of almost $63 billion, the Santa Clara-based company is neck-and-neck with Samsung for the title of the world's biggest semiconductor maker.
Investors worried that the growth of Square’s (SQ) Cash wallet app might be tied too closely to cybercurrency may have reason to relax. In a Wednesday note, the analysts at Nomura Instinet—Square bulls who recently suggested that the Cash App could be worth $20 per share by itself—pointed to recently Cash download numbers they say run counter to declining bitcoin prices. “The spike in bitcoin prices in late 2017 helps explain the surge in Cash App growth from +129% in 3Q17 to +181% by 4Q17.
Instinet analyst Dan Dolev reiterated his upbeat stance on Square Inc. (sq) on Wednesday, given his latest look at Square Cash app downloads. Dolev said that downloads of Cash, Square's peer-to-peer money transfer app, accelerated in May and June. Dolev's $82 price target makes him the most bullish analyst on the stock who's tracked by FactSet.
MARKET PULSE Susquehanna Financial Group analyst James Friedman raised his price target on shares of PayPal Holdings Inc. (pypl) to $105 from $93 on Wednesday. The new $105 target is the second highest among those tracked by FactSet.
M&A activity has been big part of the global market for the past few years now, and that’s likely to continue. Tax reform has freed up more cash and made potential targets more accretive. The economy is humming along. And in a few key sectors — consumer goods and media come to mind — there’s an obvious logic behind consolidation.
Here are some things going on today in the world of tech: Shares of Tesla (TSLA) are up $6.70, or 2%, to $325.21, after Bloomberg’s Alex Webb this morning reported that the company is in preliminary talks to build a factory in Shanghai to produce more cars than it currently makes in the U.S., without citing any sources. Tesla’s Fremont, Calif., plant has so far this year made only 88,000 cars, notes Webb, but the plant in China would supposedly make as many as half a million per year. The story came as Chief Executive Elon Musk is in China for meetings this week.
MARKET PULSE Jefferies analyst John Hecht assumed coverage of Square Inc. (sq) with a hold rating on Tuesday, lowering the firm's price target to $60 from $63. A prior Jefferies analyst had rated the stock a buy.
The last change in the short interest score occurred more than 1 month ago and implies that there has been little change in sentiment among investors who seek to profit from falling equity prices. Index (PMI) data, output in the Technology sector is rising.