Carl Icahn has a mouth that moves markets, and eBay founder Pierre Omidyar is cashing in on all the talk. Ebay shares...
Feb 27 2014, 12:15pm CST
Within the last six months bitcoin has been steadily increasing its mainstream process. Stores like Overstock, Lord & Taylor, TigerDirect, Virgin Galactic and earlier this week NewEgg all are now accepting the digital currency. But, after it was announced that Dish Network would be accepting bitcoins, the future's looking bright ...
Full article at: Forbes
Jul 2 2014, 3:54pm CDT
NEW YORK (AP) — EBay and activist shareholder Carl Icahn are continuing their war of words over PayPal. The billionaire...
Feb 24 2014, 2:26pm CST
Source: bidness etc
Nike Inc (NKE) rose nearly 3% in extended trading on the New York Stock Exchange (NYSE) yesterday after the company announced strong financial results for the fourth quarter of fiscal 2014 (4QFY14; ended May 31, 2014) and the full fiscal year (FY14).
In 4QFY14, the world’s largest sporting goods manufacturer saw sales rise 10.4% from the same period last year to $7.43 billion, above the consensus estimate of $7.34 billion by nearly $90 m ...
Full article at: bidness etc
Jun 27 2014, 3:46am CDT
Source: The Market Oracle
In short: we don’t support any short-term positions in the Bitcoin market at the moment.
John Donahoe, eBay’s CEO, told CNBC PayPal was “going to have to integrate digital currencies.” He also expressed the view that digital currencies would “play an important role going ...
Full article at: The Market Oracle
Jun 10 2014, 12:21pm CDT
eBay's PayPal has just acquired Braintree payments platform for an all-cash amount of $800 million.
Sep 26 2013, 7:43am CDT
Source: Asia One
SAN FRANCISCO - David Marcus, who has led eBay Inc's fast-growing payments unit PayPal for the past two years, will step down this month to run Facebook Inc's messaging products, the companies announced on Monday.EBay shares fell a little more than 2 per cent in trading after hours. Under Marcus, PayPal has moved more aggressively into the physical world by developing a mobile wallet for consumers as well as point-of ...
Full article at: Asia One
Jun 10 2014, 2:05am CDT
Source: Financial Post
Family Dollar Stores Inc. surged on Monday after billionaire investor Carl Icahn disclosed last week that he’d amassed a new 9.4 percent stake in the discount retailer and planned to seek talks with management.
The shares rose more than 14 percent to $69.18 in morning trading in New York. The stock had slid 6.8 percent this year through the close on June 6, before Icahn revealed his plans.
Family Dollar has been the subject of takeover speculation since another activist investor, N ...
Full article at: Financial Post
Jun 9 2014, 10:28am CDT
Many of the users of eBay were requested via email to lobby against sales tax legislation. The Chief Executive, John Donahoe is recruiting the users of eBay in a push against this action taken by the Feds.
Apr 22 2013, 3:09am CDT