Twitter Earnings: One Huge Number Has Stock Up 30%

Updated July 30, 2014: Twitter stock (NYSE: TWTR) closed up 1.74% to trade at $38.59 per share ahead of second-quarter 2014 earnings scheduled for release after the bell on Tuesday. Only minutes after release, TWTR stock jumped 30.22% in after-hours trading. On Wednesday, shares traded at $46.97 (up 21.72%) as of 11:30 a.m. EDT. Analysts […]

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What WWE Can Teach Us about Streaming Video

No company is taking a bigger gamble on streaming video than World Wrestling Entertainment (WWE), the venerable professional wrestling organization run by Vince McMahon. The WWE has staked its future and seemingly sacrificed part of its core business to fund a streaming video operation called the WWE Network. The WWE’s experiences in the world of […]

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Key Takeaways from Home Improvement Retailer Lowe’s Second Quarter Results

The second largest home improvement retailer, Lowe (LOW), reported its second quarter earnings (ended August 1), beating top and bottom-line expectations. Sales, same-store sales, net earnings, and guidance showed decent year-over-year gains and the management is quite upbeat about Lowe’s performance. For gaining better insight, let’s jump directly to the numbers and take a look […]

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