|Bid||26.77 x 800|
|Ask||26.79 x 4000|
|Day's Range||26.42 - 30.50|
|52 Week Range||26.42 - 44.49|
|Beta (3Y Monthly)||2.48|
|PE Ratio (TTM)||6.78|
|Earnings Date||Oct 29, 2018|
|Forward Dividend & Yield||N/A (N/A)|
|1y Target Est||41.01|
Sep.24 -- AlphaShark Trading's Andrew Keene discusses his options strategy with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close."
As Twitter (TWTR) seeks to diversify beyond advertising, the company has explored introducing charges to its dashboard tool known as TweetDeck, which is widely used by brands and news organizations. For the better part of last year, Twitter dropped a stream of updates on its exploration of TweetDeck’s monetization—but the company has been quiet on the issue since the beginning of 2018. There was no mention of TweetDeck’s monetization in either the first or the second quarter.
Yandex (YNDX) has launched its streaming music service in Israel, matching a move by its rival Spotify (SPOT), which introduced its music service in Israel in March. Spotify is the world’s largest streaming music company, boasting 183 million active listeners on its platform as of the end of June.
MOSCOW and AMSTERDAM, the Netherlands, Oct. 05, 2018 -- Yandex (NASDAQ: YNDX) today announced it will report its financial results for the quarter ended September 30, 2018, on.
As Cisco Systems (CSCO) adjusts product prices in response to the latest round of Trump tariffs targeting Chinese goods, the company is placing a new leader in charge of its global channel business. Cisco has picked the head of its German business, Oliver Tuszik, as the new chief of global channel sales. In that role, Tuszik will oversee Cisco’s relationships with resellers to create alignments and simplify tools and processes to help resellers succeed with Cisco.
In a new report, Goldman Sachs estimates that Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google will pay as much as $9.0 billion to Apple in 2018 to be the default search engine on iPhones and iPads. Google and Apple do not disclose the payments that flow between them in regards to Google being the default search engine on Apple’s mobile devices.
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A prediction issued last year by RBC Capital Markets said the Alexa digital voice agent could bring $10 billion in revenues for Amazon by 2020. If Amazon’s annual hardware event held earlier this month in Seattle is anything to go by, the company appears to believe that Alexa has the potential to be a multibillion-dollar business. Alexa is the artificial intelligence technology that powers Amazon’s Echo brand of smart speakers, enabling people to operate the speakers using spoken commands.
Yandex.Market has partnered with Turkey’s Hepsiburada on an online retail program, according to Turkish newspaper Daily Sabah. Yandex.Market is an e-commerce platform operated as a joint venture of Yandex (YNDX) and Russian lender Sberbank. Hepsiburada is Turkey’s leading e-commerce operator, whose marketplace is used by over 20,000 leading sellers and 2,000 brands across Turkey.
Google’s (GOOGL) regulatory filings cited by 9to5Google suggest the company may be preparing to release a smart speaker with a display at its upcoming October 9 hardware event. Some believe the Google smart speaker with display will be called the Home Hub and will retail at $149.
If providing online search services made Alphabet’s (GOOGL) Google a global technology giant, it’s developing vehicles that are capable of driving themselves that could boost Baidu (BIDU) to the same position. Baidu is undergoing the production of a shuttle bus capable of driving itself. More than 100 units of the Baidu driverless shuttle bus have been produced, and they will begin operation in China this year.
AlphaShark Trading's Andrew Keene discusses his options strategy with Bloomberg's Julie Hyman on "Bloomberg Markets: The Close." (Source: Bloomberg)
A meeting on the status of anti-piracy efforts at search engines has produced a collaborative approach to better addressing the issue of pirated works appearing in search results. TorrentFreak noted the news soon after. The attendees included Google, Yandex, Mail.ru Group, Gazprom Media, and other local trade associations.
Yandex (YNDX) is on track to launch its Yandex.Music service in Israel in the coming weeks, the Times of Israel has reported. The move could see Yandex match its competitor Spotify (SPOT), which launched its streaming music service in Israel in March. With over 180 million listeners, Spotify runs the world’s largest online music service.
Spotify (SPOT) boasts the largest number of listeners of any streaming music service. Spotify subscribers can now download up to 10,000 songs per device on up to five devices, meaning that customers can build an offline library of up to 50,000 songs to listen to without an Internet connection. Spotify told Rolling Stone that lifting the cap on song downloads was aimed at improving the customer experience, and there couldn’t be a better time for Spotify to try to make its listeners happier.
Baidu (BIDU), China’s leading online search company, was recently in trouble again over misleading hospital advertisements. A media exposé earlier this month showed that Baidu searches for Shanghai-based Fudan University public hospitals were returning results for Shanghai Fuda Hospital instead. Baidu apologized for the mix-up, saying the problem stemmed from the hospital names having semantic similarity.
Growing smart speaker market with the proliferation of virtual assistants holds immense growth potential for the major tech companies like Amazon (AMZN), Google, Apple, Microsoft and more.
Yandex (YNDX) recently launched a taxi service that uses self-driving vehicles to transport people around the Russian city of Innopolis. The service is Europe’s first driverless taxi service. The new service is layered over Yandex’s regular app-based taxi service offered under the Yandex.Taxi brand.
Yandex (YNDX) has entered the cloud computing market, setting itself up for competition with Amazon (AMZN), Microsoft (MSFT), and others in the fast-growing global cloud market. Yandex.Cloud, the brand name of Yandex’s cloud computing business, launched on September 5. Amazon operates its cloud business under its Amazon Web Services brand, and Microsoft operates its core cloud business under its Azure brand.
A combination of investments in creating new products and spending on the marketing of those products is driving up costs at Alphabet (GOOGL). Its management cautioned during its second-quarter earnings call that expenses are expected to keep rising in the balance of the year. Among Alphabet’s cost items, traffic acquisition cost has been getting a lot of attention lately. For its advertising business, Alphabet favors the shift to mobile, which also means spending more on traffic acquisition.
Since reporting second-quarter earnings on July 26, Yandex (NASDAQ:YNDX), the leading search provider in Russia, has fallen from a summer high of $39.70 to $30.95 as of Sept. 5. Despite an upbeat Q2 conference call that showed fundamental growth, YNDX stock missed earnings-per-share estimates for Q2 by 2 cents and the stock has been under pressure for the past five weeks. Here are three cons to Yandex stock and three pros that investors need to consider.
Yandex has launched its intelligent public cloud platform, Yandex.Cloud, enabling companies to develop and support web apps and services using Yandex’s advanced technologies and infrastructure. Yandex.Cloud’s ease of use, flexible pricing, and the accessibility of Yandex technologies make it easy to complement an existing IT infrastructure or even serve as an alternative to it. AI-based Yandex services: SpeechKit speech recognition and synthesis and Yandex.Translate machine translation.