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PayPal stock jumps 12% as company confirms Elliott stake and appoints EA exec as new CFO amid profit beat

After seeing its shares lose nearly two-thirds of their value in the past year, PayPal Holdings Inc delivered a profit-heavy report on Tuesday, announcing a new CFO, buy-back authorization program and cost savings, while also confirming that activists at Elliott Management Inc. Corp. a stake in the company. Additionally, the company beat expectations with its …

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PayPal stock jumps 12% as company confirms Elliott stake and appoints EA exec as new CFO amid profit beat

After seeing its shares lose nearly two-thirds of their value in the past year, PayPal Holdings Inc delivered a profit-heavy report on Tuesday, announcing a new CFO, buy-back authorization program and cost savings, while also confirming that activists at Elliott Management Inc. Corp. a stake in the company. Additionally, the company beat expectations with its …

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AMD stock falls as revenue forecast falls below street consensus

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. In the extended session on Tuesday after the chipmaker’s revenue forecast fell below the Wall Street consensus after posting record sales, beating street expectations and reporting a spike in data center sales. “Taking a step back, while there has been a bit more slickness in the PC market in …

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AMD stock falls as revenue forecast falls below street consensus

Shares of Advanced Micro Devices Inc. In the extended session on Tuesday after the chipmaker’s revenue forecast fell below the Wall Street consensus after posting record sales, beating street expectations and reporting a spike in data center sales. AMD AMD, + 2.59% It reported second-quarter net income of $447 million, or 27 cents a share, …

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Pinterest stock jumps more than 20% despite profit loss, as Elliott confirms stake and users remain

Pinterest Inc missed forecasts on earnings and directed lower revenue than analysts had expected in the current quarter, but shares continued to rally in after-hours trading as users paused in a quarter that prompted a sudden turnaround and attracted an active investor. pinterest pins, + 2.62% On Monday, it reported a second-quarter loss of $43.1 …

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Apple raised $5.5 billion in debt after upbeat earnings, iPhone sales offset fears of consumer downturn

Apple Inc. introduced , optimistic new quarterly results tied to strong iPhone sales, a four-part bond deal on Monday to raise new debt. The new deal from Apple AAPL, -0.62% The tech giant has raised $5.5 billion by issuing four series of bonds rated AAA from Moody’s Investors Service and AA+ from S&P Global, according …

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Opinion: Big Tech shows it’s good to be big, slowing growth leads to stock gains while smaller competitors find only pain

After charging double digit growth during the pandemic, results from the five biggest tech giants in the US this week showed a slowdown as they grapple with inflation, a looming recession and an overall slowing economy, but they were largely rewarded by Wall Street because they are the size It shows their strength. Over the …

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‘Savings will run out’: Already hit by rising inflation, Fed rate hike will hit low-income and rural Americans hard

The Federal Reserve raised its benchmark interest rate by 0.75 percentage points on Wednesday in an effort to cool rising costs of consumer goods and services. While economists say a rate hike will help cool consumer demand and hope to ease record high inflation, it will also increase the cost of borrowing for everything from …

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Roku stock falls as earnings come under widespread criticism: ‘The sum of all our concerns’

Shares of Roku Inc. fell. In pre-market trading on Friday after the streaming company admitted there was a “significant slowdown” in ad spending that helped push it to weaker-than-expected results that could continue beyond the last quarter. “Consumers began adjusting discretionary spending, and advertisers significantly reduced spending in the scattered advertising market (TV ads purchased …

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Amazon stock jumps 12% as sales win and AWS growth beats second consecutive quarterly loss

Amazon.com decided to cut expenses after years of pumping money into growth, and the result was its second consecutive quarterly loss, but outperforming sales and continued strong growth from Amazon Web Services helped propel the stock higher in after-hours trading Thursday. Amazon AMZN, + 1.08% The company reported a loss of $2 billion, or 20 …

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