Category: shares

Apple shares rise after company reports better-than-expected revenue of $91.8B
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Apple shares rise after company reports better-than-expected revenue of $91.8B

Today after the bell, Apple reported the results of the first quarter of its fiscal 2020. The company’s revenue totaled $91.8 billion, far ahead of expectations of $88.43 billion. At the same time, the company’s per-share profit of $4.99 was greater than the market-anticipated figure of $4.54 per share. In immediate trading following the news,…

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Facebook shares rise on strong Q3  users up 2% to 2.45B
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Facebook shares rise on strong Q3 users up 2% to 2.45B

Despite ongoing public relations crises, Facebook kept growing in Q3 2019, demonstrating that media backlash does not necessarily equate to poor business performance. Facebook reached 2.45 billion monthly users, up 1.65%, from 2.41 billion in Q2 2019 when it grew 1.6%, and it now has 1.62 billion daily active users, up 2% from 1.587 billion…

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Trump Shares Details of al-Baghdadi Operation in Live Press Conference
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Trump Shares Details of al-Baghdadi Operation in Live Press Conference

President Trump on Sunday shared with the American people details of the U.S. military operation that led to the death of terrorist leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi in a nearly 50-minute live press conference in which he described the operation, al-Baghdadi’s last moments, and answered journalists’ questions about the raid and his strategy in Syria. It…

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Drift CEO shares insights from 20+ years of startup experience
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Drift CEO shares insights from 20+ years of startup experience

Why do serial entrepreneurs keep jumping back in? What things might you learn the third, fourth, or fifth time around? To find out, Extra Crunch Managing Editor Eric Eldon spoke to Drift CEO and founder David Cancel at TechCrunch Disrupt San Francisco. Cancel has spent more than 20 years founding SaaS companies, with exits including…

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Sequoia shares wisdom with Disrupt SF Battlefield competitors and Startup Alley Top Picks
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Sequoia shares wisdom with Disrupt SF Battlefield competitors and Startup Alley Top Picks

Editor’s note: James Buckhouse is design partner at Sequoia.  Last Tuesday, the teams competing in Startup Battlefield at Disrupt SF, as well as founders chosen as Top Picks in Startup Alley, visited Sequoia Capital’s office in San Francisco for a discussion with partners Jess Lee, Roelof Botha, Mike Vernal, Alfred Lin and James Buckhouse. The…

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NASA shares 3D Moon data for CG artists and creators
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NASA shares 3D Moon data for CG artists and creators

If you want to set your movie or game on the Moon, it’s not hard to find imagery of our photogenic satellite. But NASA has just released a useful and beautiful new set of data just for creators that includes not just imagery but depth data, making it simple to build an incredibly detailed 3D…

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StrattyX lets you buy and sell shares using automated rules
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StrattyX lets you buy and sell shares using automated rules

StrattyX is a trading interface that lets you set up sophisticated “if-this-then-that” rules and execute orders on the stock market. The startup is participating in the Startup Battlefield at TechCrunch Disrupt SF. There are plenty of brokers that let you buy and sell shares using a mobile app and a web interface. But if you…

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Roku Shares in Free Fall as FedEx Stock Steadies After Wednesday Rout – CCN.com
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Roku Shares in Free Fall as FedEx Stock Steadies After Wednesday Rout – CCN.com

The shares of streaming devices manufacturer and online media content aggregator Roku continue to tumble in the pre-market hours after they slid by over 13% on Wednesday. On the other hand, Fedex which was another big loser on Wednesday after falling by 12.92% seemed to have contained the bleeding in Thursday’s pre-market hours. Comcast Lands…

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