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Artificial intelligence and this week's market melt-up are driving mega cap tech stocks higher. Yardeni Research President Ed Yardeni joins Yahoo Finance Live to discuss the trends seen across the tech space and the potential to broaden out to other industries.
Amazon (AMZN) is in early-stage discussions for an ad-supported tier for Prime Video.
Graduation season can flood you with stress. If you're concerned about gift-giving costs, here's how to keep your finances under control.
In this video, I will talk about Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU) and why the recent Amazon announcement and a couple of Netflix upgrades helped the stock pop recently. *Stock prices used were from the trading day of June 7, 2023.
Investors have soured on Prologis' shares, but the warehouse REIT continues to push through massive rent increases.
Workers at the site had staged the first strike at Amazon's operations in Britain in January, and followed it up with strikes in February, March and April. Labour unions representing nurses, teachers, civil servants and transport staff, have been calling strikes amid inflationary pressures.
These companies are excellent long-term options thanks to their solid positions in two crucial markets.
Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) is the largest company in the world today with a $2.9 trillion market capitalization. In dollar terms, an investment of $1,000 in Apple stock at its IPO would be worth over $1.8 million today! Companies developing electric vehicles (EVs), artificial intelligence (AI), and cybersecurity could be the best candidates.
Take Amazon (NASDAQ: AMZN), for example; its stock fell 50% in 2022 and has now risen about 45% in 2023. Its online stores revolutionized how consumers shop and how quickly packages are delivered, but Amazon is much bigger than that. While Amazon is known for the products it sells, this business isn't growing, as it was flat in Q1.
Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates remains bullish on tech and what artificial intelligence (AI) could do for the world. To say he thinks it could improve things for businesses and individuals is an understatement. Will people never need Amazon's site again?
Investing.com -- Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) reportedly plans to launch an-advertising-supported tier of its Prime Video streaming services as part of move to bolster growth from entertainment, The Wall Street Journal reported Wednesday, citing unnamed sources.
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Investing.com -- Amazon (NASDAQ:AMZN) is unlikely to pursue a potential deal to offer steeply discounted, or even free, mobile services to its Prime members in the near term, analysts at CFRA Research have argued.
Just think of it as Amazon trying to make sure you have plenty of breaktime during your favorite shows to, you know, grab a snack, use the...
The entertainment world is all about streaming video these days, and some promising news about that technology pushed Paramount Global's (NASDAQ: PARA) stock higher on Hump Day. In an article covering Amazon's (NASDAQ: AMZN) plan to offer an ad-supported version of its Prime Video streaming service, The Wall Street Journal said that Paramount could deepen its relationship with the monster retailer. Citing "people familiar with the situation," Paramount is currently in discussions with Amazon to add the ad-supported tier of its own streamer (Paramount+) to Prime Video.
GameStop fires CEO Matt Furlong, CNN CEO Chris Licht steps down, and Bernstein Analyst Mark Shmulik sends an open letter to Amazon CEO Andy Jassy urging the company to refocus. Yahoo Finance Live breaks down some of the top stories of the day.
Amazon Prime Video is considering an ad tier streaming service, according to a report from the Wall Street Journal. Yahoo Finance Live discusses what it could mean for the streaming industry.
JPMorgan and Wells Fargo raised their price targets on Netflix's stock and Amazon Pay adds Affirm's buy now, pay later service. Yahoo Finance Live breaks down how shares are reacting.
Shares in Amazon.com closed down 4.2% on Wednesday, leading declines in the S&P 500 consumer discretionary sector while video streaming companies Warner Bros Discovery and Paramount Global rallied. Amazon shares deepened losses after a Wall Street Journal report said the online retailer and video streamer is planning an advertising-supported tier for its Prime Video streaming service and that it is in talks with Warner Bros Discovery and Paramount about including ad-based tiers of their streaming services through Amazon Prime Video Channels.
Amazon has investments in everything from health care to grocery stores. But is it becoming too much? In an open letter to Amazon CEO Andy Jassy, Bernstein Internet Research Analyst Mark Shmulik urges to leadership to pare down on some investments and re-focus on others, like its media business.
Amazon is reportedly planning an ad-supported tier for Prime Video, joining the ranks of Netflix and Disney amid a race to make streaming more profitable.
Investors who stuck with growth names during last year's sell-off have been rewarded during 2023's rally.
Shares of Roku (NASDAQ: ROKU) were surging today even as there was no major news out on the leading streaming distribution platform. Instead, investors seemed to be reacting to a number of smaller news items, including that Amazon was planning to launch an ad-based tier for Prime Video. As of 1:52 p.m. ET, Roku stock was up 11.6% as of 1:53 p.m. ET.
Shares of Palantir Technologies (NYSE: PLTR) charged sharply higher Wednesday, defying the broader market downturn and spiking as much as 11%. The catalyst that sent the artificial intelligence (AI) and data mining specialist higher was the company's latest deal, which marks the third such announcement this week. Palantir announced a new multi-year partnership to bring "smart factory" technology to Panasonic's (OTC: PCRFY) manufacturing facility in Nevada.
Investing.com -- The Dow closed higher Wednesday, led by energy and materials but tech cooled its recent march higher ahead to the Federal Reserve decision slated for next week.