Category: Capital

Capital, Finance Tech

Jeff Bezos’s net worth hits a new high after recovering losses from divorce

July 2, 2020

Via: Fortune

Jeff Bezos’s net worth has smashed through its previous peak, even after he relinquished a quarter of his stake in Inc. as part of a divorce settlement last year. Shares of the Seattle-based retailer surged 4.4% to a record […]

Capital, Finance Tech

Zara’s parent company to invest $3 billion in e-commerce—and expanding physical stores

June 10, 2020

Via: Fortune

Inditex SA plans to invest 2.7 billion euros ($3 billion) to boost e-commerce operations of chains like Zara and Bershka and expand store space to gain an edge on rivals as the pandemic snarls the clothing-retail industry. The Spanish retailer […]

Capital, Finance Tech, Industries, Others

Twitter stock surges after earnings, user growth top expectations

April 30, 2020

Via: Market Watch

Twitter Inc. helped keep the earnings winning streak alive for social-media stocks Thursday morning as the company topped expectations with its first-quarter results. Shares surged more than 7% in premarket trading. The company reported a net loss of $8 million, […]

Capital, Finance Tech, Trading

Profits of airline, travel and oil companies will be hardest hit by COVID-19

March 30, 2020


Sheltering in place, shutting down large parts of the economy and skyrocketing job losses due to coronavirus are bad for America’s health, the economy and for corporate profits. So be prepared for unsettling news when companies start reporting how much […]

Capital, Finance Tech

A week of corporate coronavirus warnings starts to quantify the economic toll of China’s outbreak

February 21, 2020

Via: Fortune

Supply lines have been disrupted, consumption has dropped, and demand for services has diminished. As containment measures taken against the spread of Covid-19 in China weigh on the global economy, international business is beginning to quantify the economic blow the […]

Capital, Finance Tech

Billionaires Have More Wealth Than 60% of the World’s Population, Report Finds

January 20, 2020

Via: Time

A new report found that the world’s 2,153 billionaires have more wealth than 4.6 billion people, underscoring the degree of global inequality. The Oxfam International study, released Monday and dubbed “Time to Care,” shows that the number of billionaires has […]

Capital, Enterprise, Finance Tech, Industries

Citi raises Apple price target on strong holiday demand for wearables like AirPods, Apple Watch

December 5, 2019


Citi raised its price target on Apple’s stock to $300 from $250, as the firm told investors it expects stronger sales and profits this holiday gift-giving season in a note titled “Why this Christmas is Different for Apple.” Apple shares […]

Capital, Finance Tech

Corporate Earnings Are Up. Markets Are Up. And Yet Analysts Keep Saying the R-Word

November 5, 2019

Via: Fortune

U.S. corporate earnings are proving to be a lot more resilient than many Wall Street analysts were expecting only a few short weeks ago. Nearly three-fourths of companies in the S&P 500 have reported their third-quarter results so far. In […]

Capital, Finance Tech

BlackRock Beats Earnings Estimates, Records $84 Billion of Net Inflows

October 15, 2019

Via: TheStreet

BlackRock (BLK – Get Report) reported third-quarter earnings of $7.15 a share, beating estimates of $6.96, as the money manager reported $84 billion of quarterly net inflows, up from a year-earlier loss of $3.11 billion. The company reported year-earlier adjusted […]

Capital, Finance Tech

FedEx stock falls double digits after company lowers outlook on trade tensions

September 18, 2019

Via: Market Watch

Shares of FedEx Corp. tanked after the logistics company missed profit expectations for its fiscal first quarter and lowered its outlook for fiscal 2020 thanks to “increasing trade tensions” and weaker global economic conditions. FedEx FDX, -0.16% said late Tuesday […]